List by Author: Bob Price

Northeast gas pipeline progresses, to some landowner dismay

03.23.15 | Bob Price

The 124-mile Constitution Pipeline will likely bring some relief from high natural gas prices to residents of New York City and New England, but it will also bring anguish to some landowners in the wooded hills and valleys in its path. It will ...

TV celeb Sandra Lee pulled into NY legislative ethics debate

03.20.15 | Bob Price

 Sandra Lee has built an empire on lifestyle and cooking advice, but it's her status as Gov. Andrew Cuomo's live-in girlfriend that has placed her in the midst of a political fight over stronger state ethics laws. Cuomo, a Democrat, is ...

Backyard sinkhole reveals mysterious room

03.20.15 | Bob Price

A sinkhole has unearthed a mystery in Lebanon. From above, the sinkhole looks about 10 feet long, four feet wide, and about seven feet deep, but look down inside and you will find there is much more. Stone walls make what appears to be some type ...

Viewing Parties Planned as UB Feels the Madness

03.20.15 | Bob Price

The madness may have started Thursday, but for many hoops fans across western New York today is the day they've been waiting for.The University at Buffalo tips off against West Virginia in their first ever NCAA Tournament appearance, and Bulls fans ...

Impact Of Minimum Wage Increase On N.Y. Farms

03.19.15 | Bob Price

A look into how New York State minimum wage increases will impact local farmers in the Twin Tiers.New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has proposed a bill to boost the state’s minimum wage by 75 cents. As of December 31, 2015, the state's minimum ...

Lancaster Students Plan Rally in Support of Mascot

03.19.15 | Bob Price

A decision by the Lancaster School District to change its mascot is not sitting well with some students who plan to hold a rally before school Thursday. A group of students felt they were left out of the decision-making process. Senior Emily ...

Eric Frein capture cost more than $11M

03.19.15 | Bob Price

The 48-day manhunt for Eric Frein who is charged in the homicide of a state trooper in Pike County cost more than originally projected, said the state police Wednesday. State police spent an estimated $11.7 million, about $700,000 more than the ...

Boeheim's Syracuse reign done in 3 years after NCAA troubles

03.19.15 | Bob Price

Through every challenge in his long career at Syracuse University, Jim Boeheim has survived. From NCAA sanctions two decades ago to the Bernie Fine scandal four years ago, always deflecting questions about when he might retire and indicating it ...

Conservatives claim victory on abortion measure

03.17.15 | Bob Price

The Assembly's decision to break apart Gov. Andrew Cuomo's 10-point Women's Equality Act was hailed as a victory by conservatives Tuesday at a conference near the state Capitol. Former Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum delivered the ...

Group Rallies to Raise Age of Criminal Responsibility

03.17.15 | Bob Price

Groups from across the state gathered in front of the Erie County Holding Center Tuesday morning, calling for the age of criminal responsibility to be raised to 18.Currently, New York and North Carolina are the only states where 16 year olds are ...

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