List by Author: Bob Price

Taxpayers in Niagara Falls, NY are hopping mad that the city's agreed to spend $35K to pay for a stunt

05.31.17 | Bob Price

The stunt will feature the wife of daredevil Nik Wallenda hanging by her teeth, suspended from a helicopter as it flies over the falls. Niagara Falls Mayor Paul Dyster says the idea is to "get national media exposure." The June 15th stunt by...

A deceased Southern Tier NY lawmaker has had his pubic corruption conviction overturned by a federal court

05.31.17 | Bob Price

The late state senator Tom Libous of Binghamton died in may of last year from prostate cancer. Most in the "Parlor City" seem pleased with the decision.        At the time of his death, Libous was appealing his...

PA officials have sounded the "all clear" for a new college

05.30.17 | Bob Price

Education officials in Harrisburg have green-lighted the creation of a new college for students in nine rural counties of northwestern and north-central Pennsylvania. The low-cost instruction will serve the educational needs of students that...

Some are pressing for assisted suicide in New York

05.30.17 | Bob Price

The state's highest court hears arguments today in a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the ban on doctor-prescribed death. Advocates say the terminally-ill argue "aid in dying" is different from "suicide." Pro-life groups argue this is a slippery...

A PA youth sports fanatic is helping to organize a flag football league and says it's all about evangelism

05.30.17 | Bob Price

Mark Boyer with Community Baptist Church in Montoursville says in this league the ball is the bait for reaching kids and adults for Christ.The Christ-centered, summer flag football league in the Williamsport area is for boys and girls from...

NY's governor says $7 million will go to homeowners affected Lake Ontario flooding

05.30.17 | Bob Price

Andrew Cuomo stopped by the Rochester suburb of Greece on Monday to make the announcement.The governor anticipates the flooding could last another six to eight weeks.

Restaurant Raises Money For Veterans

05.29.17 | Bob Price

We honor the men and women who lost their lives serving our country as part of Memorial Day. In Snyder County, that remembrance got underway a little early as people came out to help vets returning home to Pennsylvania. Once you pull into the...

Fatal crash: tractor trailer into a house

05.29.17 | Bob Price

New York State Police responded to a fatal accident involving a tractor trailer into a utility pole and a house Sunday evening.  Troopers say the accident happened around 8 p.m. while the tractor trailer was traveling westbound on the I-90...

Wolf signs Real ID law, expects new licenses in 2019

05.29.17 | Bob Price

Gov. Wolf has signed legislation that brings Pennsylvania into compliance with the 2005 Real ID law enacted following the Sept. 11 terror attacks. That law requires driver's licenses and ID cards to have security enhancements and to be issued to...

Construction could begin by next spring on a new national cemetery in Genesee County

05.29.17 | Bob Price

By this time in 2019, Rochester-area military veterans and their families will have a new, closer option for their final resting place. Construction is slated to start sometime early next year on the Western New York National Cemetery, a...

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