List by Author: Bob Price

PA's state university system has launched a national search for a new leader

11.10.17 | Bob Price

The board of governors for the 14 schools hopes to be able to name a candidate by next summer. Former Chancellor Frank Brogan retired in September after serving in the position for nearly four years. The president of Clarion University in...

4 million U.S. households have children living in them with unsafe levels of lead

11.10.17 | Bob Price

Whether it's in the water or in the paint, experts say lead can cause serious health problems. Erie County, New York Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein says the brain toxin "could effect brain development" especially for children under...

Niagara Falls, NY wants to update sex education classes at school

11.10.17 | Bob Price

The move is making pro-family forces "hoppin' mad." District Superintendent Mark Laurrie says teaching abstinence-only sex education is not working.  He notes the teen pregnancy rate in Niagara Falls is double the state average. But...

A Buffalo doctor has been indicted on 166 criminal counts

11.09.17 | Bob Price

The U.S. Attorney's office charges 57-year-old Eugene Gosy with over-prescribing drugs over a period of ten years just so he could make a profit. In six cases, the patients died from drug overdoses. This marks the first time in western New York...

The next mayor of Tamaqua, PA will be a 19-year-old

11.09.17 | Bob Price

Nathan Gerace just graduated high school last year. The Republican mayor-elect says he's looking forward to his new job. Gerace ran essentially unopposed, beating out two write-in candidates for mayor. He says one of his goals is to get more...

Work has been completed on a $2.5 million road project in upstate NY

11.09.17 | Bob Price

The road repair project on a busy stretch of Interstate 88 from just north of Birmingham to just south of Albany finished yesterday. The project involved new pavement and striping, along with improved shoulders, ramps and concrete...

There's been a major shake-up in two statewide political races in PA

11.09.17 | Bob Price

Republican Jeff Bartos has dropped out of the U.S. Senate race and joined the gubernatorial ticket of state Senator Scott Wagner. That decision clears the path for congressman Lou Barletta to secure the Republican nomination against incumbent...

Buffalo police are looking for a tire slasher

11.08.17 | Bob Price

More than 20 vehicles were vandalized two nights ago. Officers are canvassing the neighborhoods where it happened.

Penn State has suspended some and expelled other students involved in February's hazing death

11.08.17 | Bob Price

Eighteen students were initially charged in connection to the tragic death of fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza. The incident has led to an overhaul of the entire fraternity system at Pennsylvania's largest public university.  

New York state police are investigating a fatal accident in Cattaraugus County

11.08.17 | Bob Price

A car collided with a dump truck in the town of Delevan. The victim was 56-year-old Lisa Toland of Delevan died at the scene.

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