WBEN Buffalo Business Report - Friday, March 27th 2020

Coronavirus Forcing More Changes

Northwest Bank is the latest financial institution to make changes due to the coronavirus.  Starting Monday, Northwest will reduce branch lobby hours and limit in-person banking appointments to weekdays between 9 am and 1 pm and Saturday during normal business hours.  Drive-thru services will remain open during normal business hours.

While The BFLO Store is closed, it is offering a 25% off sale on everything ordered online-only.  No exclusions apply.

Real estate industry publication REAL Trends has released its annual Top 500 survey, ranking the nation’s most successful real estate firms based on transactions and closed sales volume.  HUNT Real Estate ranked #35 in transactions and #74 in volume.

The educational team at Explore & More has launched a blog called Sanity Savers to help caregivers who are now finding themselves educating their children from home.  The blog covers art, culture, STEM, vocabulary, local history and sensory friendly activities designed to be both fun, playful and educational.  Explore & More’s Sanity Savers will be releasing one to two new activities every day.  For more you can follow this link.