List by Author: Bob Price

New York State Fair: Amusement Ride Safety

08.23.16 | Bob Price

Before the fun begins this Thursday at the New York State Fair, safety comes first. With amusement parks across the country under scrutiny for ride-related accidents and deaths ─ the Fair is keeping all safety inspections as...

For Kane, bitter months ahead as sentencing looms

08.22.16 | Bob Price

Facing a possible prison term, the loss of her law license, an impeachment push, and a contentious divorce, former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane can expect bitter months ahead. Still, the Scranton Democrat appeared calm, almost...

Maine-Endwell fans make the most of rain delay at LLWS

08.22.16 | Bob Price

Fans of the Maine-Endwell little league made the most of the rain delay at the Little League World Series Sunday. Sunday was a washout in Williamsport. All fans of the team took cover anywhere they could and tried to find ways to pass the...

Soldiers in UK's Scottish unit plan 340-mile US canoe trip

08.22.16 | Bob Price

Two-and-a-half centuries after their military ancestors fought and died in two 18th century North American wars, members of the British army's Scottish regiment will embark on a 340-mile canoe trip that will trace the water route many of their...

Erie physician to take donated tennis rackets to refugee children in Africa

08.22.16 | Bob Price

When Brian Stark travels to the Kakuma refugee camp in Africa in October, the Erie physician will deliver antibiotics, multivitamins and nutritional medicine to some of the world's poorest people. He'll also have tennis rackets. How many...

Pennsylvania's Attorney General has gone on trial in a perjury and obstruction case that prosecutors say stems from her drive for political revenge

08.10.16 | Bob Price

They say Democrat Kathleen Kane was incensed about a news article that faulted her for not charging anyone in a statehouse bribery sting. So she leaked grand jury material to the media to embarrass the former staff lawyer she thought planted the...

New York's top education officials hosted an event at the University of Buffalo yesterday to talk about the growing teacher shortage problem

08.10.16 | Bob Price

Dave Collins with SUNY says the U.S. will need one-and-a-half million new teachers in the coming decade.While in Buffalo, New York's top education activists brainstormed ways to recruit and retain the teachers of tomorrow...

Flooding is being reported near the Kinzua Dam in Warren County, Pennsylvania

08.10.16 | Bob Price

That dam is one of the largest east of the Mississippi. The area was inundated with four inches of rain overnight. A flash flood warning continues for north-central Pennsylvania though the morning.

Water woes in Watkins Glen

08.10.16 | Bob Price

The upstate New York village is under a boil water advisory after a water main break Tuesday afternoon. The inconvenience is not sitting well with Jennifer Hines, a mother of three on Decatur Street in Watkins Glen. "We had to buy several...

Suspected underground meth lab found in Amherst

08.09.16 | Bob Price

Police, fire and hazmat crews are investigating a suspected meth lab found in a sewer under the parking lot of the Walmart on Sheridan and Bailey Monday afternoon. "It happens all over the country. All over the state. It's out of the ordinary...

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