List by Author: Bill Price

The $118 million Carrier Dome renovation project in Syracuse is on schedule

10.15.19 | Bill Price

Officials say most of the minor lifting is finished and the big projects are ready to start. The biggest being a new roof. Syracuse University Vice President Pete Sala says the iconic white inflatable roof is scheduled to "come-down" in early...

Double-amputee runner wins "half" Wineglass Marathon in Corning, NY

10.07.19 | Bill Price

New Jersey native Brian Reynolds finished the 13-miles in record time. Alexander Burks won the "full" marathon, and he wasn't even supposed to run it. Burks says he was scheduled to do the "half-race, " but there were not enough bibs, so he did...

Real ID will become the law of the land next year

10.02.19 | Bill Price

All adult passengers flying on domestic commercial flights will need to present a Real ID to pass through security checkpoints and board their planes. But aviation and PennDOT officials say the number of Pennsylvanians with real id has lagged far...

PA bill would allow public schools to post "In God We Trust"

10.01.19 | Bill Price

Republican Representative Cris Dush says the motto is part of our heritage and history. But Democrats say the measure is a government endorsement of religion and violates the separation of church and state. Kevin Boyle, the ranking Democrat on...

NY's Gov. Cuomo orders increase in police patrols at synagogues

09.30.19 | Bill Price

The Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah started at sundown last evening. Deborah Zeger at Temple Beth El in Rochester says it's important to strike a balance between being "welcoming" and secure. Synagogues are being asked to lock their doors during...

Three-mile island is shutting down

09.20.19 | Bill Price

The clouds of steam that billowed over Three-Mile Island for more than 40 years will slowly begin to fade today. Operations will cease at noon after the state of Pennsylvania refused to step in and help out the cash-strapped plant near...

Gov. Cuomo’s controversial license-plate-replacement plan hits 'end-of-the-road'

09.18.19 | Bill Price

The proposal to charge motorists $25 for a new plate will not move forward. Rochester's Joe Lake says he's pleased the state has "put-the-brakes" on the plan. Cuomo had claimed that the new plates were needed in order to comply with the state's...

Coaches and players "sound-off" on NY law requiring tackle football programs provide parents risk info

09.04.19 | Bill Price

Jack Kander, football player at Rush-Henrietta near Rochester, insists safety is very important. The school's Athletic Director Tom Stewart says he hopes the new law doesn't keep kids from playing football. Many smaller schools in the state...

New York's controversial Red Flag Law takes effect tomorrow

08.23.19 | Bill Price

The measure that was signed into law by Gov. Cuomo back in February allows firearms to be seized if the owner is deemed "not fit" to have them. Erie County D.A. John Flynn supports the legislation, but also says he'll use common sense when it...

State senator launches online petition to stop the NY state license plate tax

08.23.19 | Bill Price

The move comes after Governor Cuomo announced a license plate replacement program earlier this week. Starting on April 1 of next year, if your plates are at least 10 years old you'll be charged an additional $25 for new ones, regardless of their...

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