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Going back decades, large-scale embezzlement is nothing new for the Buffalo area. Here's a list of the top 10 area embezzlers convicted of stealing huge sums in the past 25 years.

Going back decades, large-scale embezzlement is nothing new for the Buffalo area. Here's a list of the top 10 area embezzlers convicted of stealing huge sums in the past 25 years.

Democrats ready to capitalize on the GOP’s health care debacle have the perfect opportunity to remind folks that government can work for people. There’…

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Hamburg village taxes to go up less than 1 percent Thu, Mar 30, 2017

Taxes in the Village of Hamburg will go up less than 1 percent under the 2017-18 budget approved by the Village Board. For the average home assessed at $85,000, that's an increase of $15.30 in property taxes. The new tax rate is $20.60 per $1,000 …

Ann Holland Cohn, helped save downtown Jewish Center Wed, Mar 29, 2017

June 2, 1926 – March 25, 2017 The thriving Jewish Community Center on Delaware Avenue in Buffalo, with its day-care program and fitness facility, might not be operating today if it weren’t for Ann Holland Cohn and her family. The year was 1…

WASHINGTON – Pleadings for “states rights” are usually associated with the segregationist presidential candidates George C. Wallace and Strom Thurmon…

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President Trump’s environmental regulation rollback, and a big jobs comeback for our embattled coal miners, is not likely to meet his expectations, as mu…

Sodomy and sex convictions reversed in Batavia child sex abuse case Thu, Mar 30, 2017

Sean M. Vickers' conviction  for sodomy and criminal sexual acts against minors has been reversed by an Appellate Court that objected to changes made in the charges before the case went to a jury. One conviction, sexual abuse in the first degree, wa…

I am the Discount Diva. I should not be wasting food. Yet I do. A lot. And whether it’s slimy turkey or mealy tomatoes, nothing makes me feel guiltier th…

The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.