BLASDELL, N.Y. (WIVB) - It was a mixture of heart ache, grief and pride as the nation paused to honor the brave men and women who have perished in the line of duty.
Hundreds attended services for the 31st National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend in Emmitsburg, Maryland
Eighty five names were added to this year's list of fallen heroes, including Jarret Elam's.
The 26 year old from the Big Tree Fire Department died back in 2011 after suffering a stroke during training.
Elam had been a member of the southtowns department for less than two years.
Town of Evans Police are asking the public for information about an abandoned puppy that was found on the side of Holland Road.
An angry mother who claims her daughter was dropped-off miles away from home wants answers.
Deputies say a teen driver fell asleep at the wheel early Thursday morning before crashing head-on with another vehicle.
A hearing in Buffalo Thursday morning focused on the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it. Now some people want to see a similar law passed in New York.
A woman looking to make some extra money nearly lost a bundle when a check she received from a buyer of an item she was selling on Craigslist turned out to be bogus.
New York is now the latest state considering the possible legalization of medical marijuana. Doctors have different opinions about it use.