BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - The Queen City and a west side family hit the national airwavesSunday night in a long awaited "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"premiere.
The Powell family was featured on an episode back in November,when crews worked on their Massachusetts Avenue home.
The home was completely demolished and show crews and many localvolunteers worked to build Dolores Powell and her four children abrand new home.
To celebrate the transformation, an event was held at Shea's,allowing Buffalo to shine nation wide.
Volunteers and members of the public showed up at the performingarts center to watch the national broadcast of the episode, whichairs at 8 p.m. on Sunday.
New 4's Luke Moretti reports that crowd goers are really excitedand proud of how the community pulled together to build a home forthe Powell family in such a short period of time.
He has the report from Shea's downtown, where there's a packedhouse for the red carpet gala.
A tractor trailer veered off the road and went through a fence, while crashing into the Forest Hill Cemetery, in Fredonia, Friday morning.
Officials in Wyoming have captured a wanted man and his girlfriend, who were allegedly heading to Buffalo.
After a slow and slippery commute Thursday night, many western New Yorkers are waking up early, hoping they can get to work on time Friday morning.
NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has obtained a court order to prevent a Buffalo woman from ever selling puppies again.
Around 5 p.m. on Thursday near the corner of Model City Road and Rt. 104, police say 84-year-old Jose Martinez was hit by a car driven by 82-year-old Maura Nolan. Both are residents of Lewiston.
Continued cold temperatures as the lake effect winds down late today, more snow on the way this weekend.