>Demolition sought after fire in vacant East Side home
Buffalo fire officials have requested emergency demolition for a vacant East Side house destroyed by a suspicious fire early Tuesday morning.
Firefighters responding to a 2:47 a.m. alarm at 78 Wasmuth Ave., between Walden Avenue and Genesee Street, found fire throughout the two-story structure. Officials listed the estimated damage at $35,000. The cause officially remains under investigation.