List by Author: Bill Price

PA House passes legislation to ban the sale of e-cigs to minors

06.13.18 | Bill Price

The measure adds nicotine delivery products to the list of tobacco products that are illegal to sell to minors. Penalties would be the same as for selling cigarettes and other traditional tobacco products to minors. The bill now heads to the...

NY senator wants cameras to catch motorists who illegally pass school buses

06.12.18 | Bill Price

Olean Republican Cathy Young's proposal would allow the cameras to be mounted on the stop arm of a bus and record any car that passes when the arm is extended. Young says the evidence from the cameras could be used to issue tickets to motorists...

WNY mailman is checking out his jail cell after police say he stole checks along his route

06.06.18 | Bill Price

Police say 29-year-old Jeffrey Watkins, Jr., a U.S. postal employee from Cheektowaga, was under investigation for stealing mail.  Specifically checks and then cashing those checks without the customer’s knowledge. Numerous victims...

This month is goin' down in the history books as one of the warmest NY Mays

05.31.18 | Bill Price

As we say "so-long" to May today, we're "wipin'-off" the brow.  It's been a scorcher this month. What a difference a month makes--Coming off one of the coldest Aprils ever. May first, folks were skiing at Bristol Mountain in Ontario...

The beaches at Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA will open this weekend

05.24.18 | Bill Price

Slap on the sun sauce and get out and enjoy. Lifeguards will be back in action Saturday at Presque Isle" as the state park opens up for the season. Beaches 6, 9, 10, and 11 will have lifeguards, which means you can go swimming there. The...

A 30 year-old man from central NY is getting the boot from mom and dad

05.23.18 | Bill Price

New York State Supreme Court Judge Donald Greenwood ruled Tuesday that Michael Rotundo must leave the home in Camillus. The order follows a months-long eviction battle. According to court filings, a series of notes written by Rotundo's parents...

PA's GOP gubernatorial primary campaign spending passes $20 million

05.10.18 | Bill Price

Reports filed this week with the state elections office show Scott Wagner spent five-million dollars in April. The other two GOP candidates Paul Mango and Laura Ellsworth topped seven-million last month. Wagner's total spending is over...

Buffalo school tapped as top performing public HS in all of upstate NY

05.10.18 | Bill Price

That's according to new rankings from U.S. News and World Report. The City Honors School was ranked 17th in the entire state and was outperformed by 13 New York City public schools, two schools in Westchester County, and one on Long...

Authorities charge Erie area Catholic priest with multiple child sex crimes

05.09.18 | Bill Price

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced felony charges Tuesday against 64-year-old David Poulson of Oil City saying he assaulted two boys over the course of many years. The attorney general's office says one of the victims was...

Emergency officials remind New Yorkers about the state's outdoor burn ban

05.02.18 | Bill Price

The ban in effect 'til May 15th. A lack of leaves on trees, warm weather, and wind today have increased the fire risk all across the Empire State. Brown grass and brush are catalysts for forest fires.  Emergency officials are reminding...

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