List by Author: Bill Price

NY Extends Contract With Law Firm To Retain Buffalo Bills In NY

05.01.14 | Bill Price

New York’s economic-development arm has extended a contract with a law firm for legal advice on retaining the Buffalo Bills in New York. Foley and Lardner, LLP, quietly had its contract extended April 16 at a meeting of the state’s ...

Soldier From Upstate NY Killed In Afghanistan

04.30.14 | Bill Price

The family of a Fort Drum soldier from eastern New York says he has been killed while serving his second tour in Afghanistan. Relatives of 24-year-old Sgt. Shawn Farrell tell local media that he was shot Monday during an attack in an eastern ...

Ny Regents Approve Safety Net For Teaching Hopefuls

04.30.14 | Bill Price

New York’s education policymakers on Tuesday agreed to temporarily ease certification requirements for new teachers, after a number of colleges and labor unions publicly raised concerns about a new exam. The state Board of Regents ...

Appeals Court Upholds Retirement Age for PA Judges

04.30.14 | Bill Price

A federal appeals court Tuesday refused to strike down Pennsylvania's law that requires judges in the state to retire at age 70. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals took that stance in affirming an order U.S. Middle District Judge John E. Jones ...

Chatauqua Town Considers Huge Tax Increaes

04.09.14 | Bill Price

The financial fiasco facing Forestville and its village 700 residents is daunting to say the least. The village's third mayor in two years is proposing a budget that increases property taxes by 445%! A homeowner whose house is assessed at $50,000 ...

Services Announced for Johnson City Officer

04.02.14 | Bill Price

Calling hours for slain Johnson City police officer David Smith will take place Thursday from 4-7 pm at chase funeral home in Port Dickinson.The funeral will take place Friday at 11 am at Sarah Jane Johnson Memorial Church in Johnson City.  ...

Medical Marijuana Focus at Keystone Cannibus Rally

04.01.14 | Bill Price

Speakers at the Keystone Cannibus reform rally urged lawmakers to allow the use of the drug for medical purposes, to allow for the production of industrial hemp and they want recreational marijuana decriminalized. The bill's sponsor Daylin Leach ...

Secular Group In Western New York Frustrating Christians With Their Billboards

04.08.11 | Bob Price, Sarah Harnisch, Bill Price

The billboards went up last month in Indianapolis, and tell people they don't need God.

First-Ever Job Fair Comes to Chautauqua County

04.24.09 | Bill Price

Businesses from three counties will be on hand.

Grocery Chain Freezing Prices

01.02.09 | Bill Price

Weis hopes to raise consumer confidence.