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"Smart growth" touted at Tonawanda site in Erie County

Dec 10, 2012
Mike Desmond/WBFO

Local development officials say the new industrial park on the old Spaulding Fibre site in the City of Tonawanda in Erie County is an example of "smart growth" strategy in economic development.

Daniel Robison / WNED

Western New York law enforcement officials have purchased a new high tech tool that they say will have a significant impact on turning evidence and arrests into convictions.

Just like a regular still camera, the Leica Scan Station sits on a tripod. But instead of taking one picture, it records more than a million points of visual information and forges it all together into a 3-D image.