List by Author: Bob Price

Catholic Charities in WNY no longer offer adoption and foster care services

09.07.18 | Bob Price

The faith-based group discontinued those services late last month because of New York's law on same-sex marriage. Jason McGuire with New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms says the group made the decision to not violate it's faith when it comes...

Tops shoppers stunned by news 10 NY stores will close

08.31.18 | Bob Price, Bill Price

Many consumers do not like the news that 10-area stores will shut down by November.  Most of those closings will be in Rochester and Ryracuse. Tops stores in Elmira, Geneva, Fulton, Fairport, Lyons, and Saranac Lake are also...

Catholic leaders and PA lawmakers seek to create a victims' compensation fund for survivors of priest abuse

08.31.18 | Bob Price

The church views this as an alternative to allowing victims to sue in court. The bishop of Erie and the state's top Republican floated the idea of setting up a fund worth $250 million.  

PA health officials sound the alarm over rash of synthetic drug overdoses

08.31.18 | Bob Price

It comes a day after the state locked down all its prisons because staffers were getting sick from fentanyl exposure. Ray Barishansky with the Pennsylvania Opioid Command Center reminds families that "recovery is possible" with...

New mandated mental health curriculum starts next week in NY public schools

08.31.18 | Bob Price

The Empire State is the first state in the nation to implement a policy to improve mental health awareness and literacy from K-12. The latest statistics from the federal government indicate one out of every five adults in this country suffers...

Congressman Reed touts federal funds to help farmers

08.30.18 | Bob Price

U.S. Congressman Tom Reed says a $5 billion payment to struggling farmers by the federal government is just a short-term fix to what ails the agriculture industry. More importantly, he says, a long term solution is needed to increase farmer...

Fist-to-cuffs at Hofstra University's Democratic debate for NY governor

08.30.18 | Bob Price

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and his Democratic challenger Cynthia Nixon duked it out in their one-and-only debate last night before the September 13th primary. They did not play nice during their hour-long exchange. The governor said Nixon...

It's debate night in New York

08.29.18 | Bob Price

Governor Cuomo and Democratic challenger Cynthia Nixon face off this evening in their one and only debate before the September 13th primary. The two-term incumbent and Hollywood actress will face off at Hofstra University at seven tonight.  

Gov. Wolf heads to Puerto Rico

08.29.18 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is headed to Puerto Rico today to see first hand the damage done from last year's hurricane. He's also there to develop cultural and business ties. Pennsylvania is home to more than 350-thousand Puerto Ricans...

Alfred U to honor slain NYS trooper at football home opener

08.28.18 | Bob Price

Trooper Nicholas Clark was shot and killed last month while responding to a suicidal man barricaded in his home near Corning. Clark graduated from Alfred in 2011 and was a football standout. His former college teammates will be invited to the...

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