The Badge of Honor Association today erected a sign honoring Police Officer Patricia Parete at W. Chippewa and Georgia Street, the site where she was shot Dec. 5, 2006. She was paralyzed from the neck down and died of complications from her wound Feb. 2, 2013.
Photo shows the sign honoring Parete at the site where she was shot.
The location where Buffalo Police Officer Patty Parete was shot is now marked with a sign. (John Hickey/Buffalo News)
Any type of sustainable economic development has consistently passed over the City of Niagara Falls. But Mayor Paul Dyster says there are eight big projects in the works and insists there will be changes to boost tourism. In this week's Press Pass conversation, WBFO'S Eileen Buckley and Buffalo News reporter Brian Meyer discuss how Dyster plans to lead the effort for transformational redevelopment.
So, you know how sick we are of all this winter weather?
It turns out, other people feel for us.
They also respect us.
Bustle.com, which defines itself as "a new force in media that delivers everything you want to know, see, and read," took a look at our current weather and meteorological history. From that, they've realized what many -- especially Buffalo natives -- have long suspected.
From lake effect to frozen falls, Bustle.com gives us 9 reasons why Buffalo is the "toughest snowy city" in the nation.