BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Jeff Quinn's rebuilding project at UB got a big thumbs-up Wednesday, with the Bulls' football coach agreeing to a contract extension that will keep him in place through the 2017 season.
The Bulls have picked up three straight wins to improve to 4-7 on the season - the most wins in Quinn's three years at the helm.
"Jeff and his staff have poured their hearts and souls into building this program, and we are both excited and optimistic about our future under their leadership," Athletic Director Danny White said in a press release. "To be sure, we feel that the foundation is in place to have a breakout season in 2013."
UB has played most of this season without injured star tailback Bo Oliver, and will return the majority of this year's starters next season.
The Bulls wrap up the 2012 campaign this Friday with a road game against Bowling Green.
There is a hearing Thursday in Buffalo about the use of medical marijuana. So far 20 states and Washington D.C. allow it.
Common Core, a new wave of educational standards now being implemented across the country, is causing controversy across the nation, and took center stage in Jamestown Wednesday evening.
In an effort to combat childhood obesity, a local school district is now banning a popular sweet treat.
BJ's Wholesale Club put out an advertisement offering a full week of Black Friday bargains, including deep discounts on big screen TVs that would save customers hundreds of dollars.
Sheriff Tim Howard announced Thursday that accident reports will now be available online at crashdocs.org and from the sheriff’s website.
A driver and his passenger are facing drug charges after a police stop Wednesday night in a parking lot at Grant and Amherst Streets, in Buffalo.