List by Author: Bob Price

The New York State Fair wrapped up last night in Syracuse and it was one for the record books

09.06.16 | Bob Price

Nearly 1.1 million people visited the fair over it's 12 day run -- smashing the all-time attendance record. Governor Cuomo says a $50,000,000 make-over at the fairgrounds was a big reason for the attendance boost. He promises even more upgrades ...

Hike leader ticketed for too-big group of 67, limit is 15

09.05.16 | Bob Price

The leader of a hiking trip in the Adirondacks has been ticketed for exceeding the High Peaks group size limit after two buses dropped off 67 people to climb Algonquin Peak. The Department of Environmental Conservation says the maximum penalty for ...

Lock her up? Probation? Law experts weigh in on how to sentence Kane

09.05.16 | Bob Price

In her turbulent years as attorney general, Kathleen Kane was a polarizing figure. That's no less true today on the issue of her sentencing next month: Should the state's former chief law enforcement officer be sentenced to prison? It's water ...

Should Pennsylvania schools start after Labor Day?

09.05.16 | Bob Price

A move by a neighboring state is stirring up discussion among businesses and school administrators in central Pennsylvania. On Wednesday, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan signed an executive order requiring all schools to begin classes after the ...

Bus Cameras Still In Discussion in N.Y.

09.05.16 | Bob Price

In Austin, Tex., this week, two different children were struck by cars in separate incidents. They'd both just gotten off the school bus. One child was 12, the other 17 years old. Mounted cameras on the exterior of the buses in Texas, known as ...

Tim Kaine holds campaign event in Lehigh Valley

09.01.16 | Bob Price

Democratic Vice Presidential candidate Tim Kaine concluded his 2-day visit to Pennsylvania Wednesday with a pair of stops in the Lehigh Valley.  Kaine rallied supporters of Hillary Clinton at the Hanover Township Community Center.  He ...

New York to require meningitis vaccine for 7th, 12th graders

09.01.16 | Bob Price

As of Thursday all students entering the 7th or 12th grades in New York state will be required to be vaccinated against meningitis. Twenty seven states already require the vaccine as part of standard immunizations. Meningitis refers to acute and ...

State Fair salute to Little League champs free for locals

09.01.16 | Bob Price

Residents of Broome, Chenango and Tioga counties can get into the State Fair for free to help celebrate the new Little League World Series champions. The Maine-Endwell Little League team from the Binghamton area will be honored with a special ...

Hot Enough for You This August?

09.01.16 | Bob Price

The average temperature in Western New York was 75.7 degrees in August, making it the hottest August on record. The mark topples the 75.2 set in 1947. National Weather Service meteorologist Aaron Reynolds says there was a high pressure front that ...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is congratulating Maine-Endwell on its Little League World Series title

08.30.16 | Bob Price

The accolades keep coming in for these pint-sized ball players from Broome County.Governor Cuomo says he tips his hat to the coaching staff for their leadership and passion throughout the team's perfect season.  He adds, "These exceptional ...

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