BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) - New townhouses will soon spring up in Buffalo's Fruit Belt neighborhood.
Politicians and community leaders gathered at Maple Street at Virginia for the ceremonial groundbreaking Friday morning.
Many of the tenants from the McCauley Gardens Housing project have been encouraged to move to the new properties. The Buffalo medical corridor is taking over the area where the subsidized housing at McCauley Gardens stands. About 150 tenants would be affected.
The St. John Fruit Belt Community Development Corporation launched a $15.3 million project that will include 22 buildings on 17 sites. The housing project will offer two, three and four bedroom homes for rent. All homes will be energy efficient.
The developer is planning to feature historically- friendly designs so the homes blend in with existing properties.
An Erie County judge has ruled that the statements Candace Cartagena made to police will be used in her murder trial. Of the six statements, two were not allowed in.
Friends and family of 20-year-old Ashley Nelson have not heard from her since September 17th.
A Dinosaur Bar-B-Que restaurant is taking another step closer to opening in Buffalo. The restaurant, that is slated to open in February, will begin hiring for hourly positions on Monday.
The Niagara County SPCA is so packed with cats and dogs that the shelter is waiving adoption fees on many of its animals this holiday season. But a distraught pet owner came to us claiming the shelter sold her a cat that was so sick she …
For the second year in a row, the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve is teaming up with the coffee chain in Western New York. Customers can drop-off a new, unwrapped toy at any location now through December 15 to benefit a local child in need.
Twenty-two-year-old Yaron Bernstein was last seen leaving a friend's apartment in Philadelphia three weeks ago. Bernstein has ties in Buffalo as well as Pittsburgh, Miami and New Jersey.