34 years ago today: A sad, tragic day in Buffalo history – propane explosion kills 7, including 5 firefighters

It is a terribly sad day in history as Buffalo Firefighters and residents remember the horrific propane explosion that killed seven, including five firefighters. On December 27, 1983 at 8:23 p.m., Buffalo firefighters were called to a North Division Street warehouse.  Inside the building was a leaking, 500-pound propane tank that fell off a forklift […]

Irv Weinstein – the legendary Buffalo newsman has died

The man many of us watched report the news every night for decades – has died. WKBW-TV is reporting that Buffalo media legend, Irv Weinstein passed away. The broadcasting icon lost his battle with ALS in California on Tuesday. Irv Weinstein had a legendary career in the Queen City. He was inducted into the Buffalo […]