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For the brother of Richard Matt, grim memories

Wayne M. Schimpf believes that the prison escapee went straight to hell when he was shot and killed Friday in the Adirondacks."I believe he is in hell. That is where he deserves to be," Schimpf told The Buffalo News.

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Bush calls Buffalo fundraising visit ‘great’

Presidential hopeful may have made $200,000 at $2,700-a-seat breakfast fundraiser.

As revolving door spins, a new interim superintendent

Darren J. Brown holds dubious distinction of being 6th person to hold the job in the past 4 years.

City Honors on fast track for new field

Fosdick Field sought as an athletic field for school, and as a public park for the community.

Clinton Correctional superintendent among 12 put on leave

Superintendent Steven Racette and first deputy Donald Quinn are among staff put on leave.

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