List by Author: Bob Price

Shooting at Weis Market in Wyoming County Leaves Four Dead, Including Shooter

06.08.17 | Bob Price

State police say four people are dead after a murder-suicide in Wyoming County. Troopers say they received a call just before 1 a.m. Thursday that a man was shooting at people inside the Weis Market along Hunter Highway near Tunkhannock. State...

In Olean, Opioid Epidemic Plagues Community

06.08.17 | Bob Price

Matthew Chaffee’s story of opioid addiction, like so many others, began with painkillers. He first took the drugs at the hospital after a nasty car accident about five years ago. Then, he turned to heroin, which plagued him during the past...

Pennsylvania House OKs biggest gambling expansion in years

06.08.17 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Wednesday night passed sprawling gambling legislation, unveiled just hours earlier, to expand casino-style gambling to the internet, airports, bars and elsewhere in a move that could shape how the...

Lawmakers rail against lack of oversight on state projects

06.08.17 | Bob Price

State lawmakers continued a push Wednesday to improve oversight of the state’s economic-development programs, saying taxpayers are often left in the dark about how their money in an effort to lure new jobs to New York. Assembly Republicans...

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo sounded alot like a candidate for president last night at the Javits Center in NYC

06.07.17 | Bob Price

Cuomo announced a coordinated campaign with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to take back control of Congress in next year's mid-terms.              John Faso and Chris Collins are among 6...

Ghost teachers are 'haunting' Pennsylvania public schools

06.07.17 | Bob Price

These are teachers who are on the payroll but off the job so they can perform union duties. Much of these tasks are to promote liberal causes. Education reform activist Brad Blakeman calls it a taxpayer...

1,500 jobs are coming to Amherst, NY

06.07.17 | Bob Price

A financial consulting firm is relocating to that Buffalo suburb. Strategic Financial Solutions helps people get out of debt.   The jobs pay $30,000 to over $100,000 a year. A press conference is scheduled for later this afternoon in...

Al Pacino will take on the role of Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in an upcoming HBO film about the Jerry Sandusky scandal

06.06.17 | Bob Price

The Oscar-winning actor will team-up with Oscar-winning director Barry Levinson who also serves as executive producer of the project. Paterno became the winningest coach in college football history but was fired after being embroiled in the...

Some civically-minded sixth graders are offering theirs proposals to end blight in the city of Binghamton

06.06.17 | Bob Price

Dozens of middle-schoolers got to present their plans to city hall last night. The students proposed turning vacant and dilapidated buildings into stores, nursing homes and rec centers. Binghamton officials say they were inspired by what they...

A toddler is injured in a foward-facing car seat every day in NY

06.06.17 | Bob Price

AAA's Rob Horn says, "kids under two-years-old in forward-facing car seats are five times more likely to be injured in an accident."That statistic has got the attention of Albany lawmakers who are now pushing a bipartisan bill to require children...

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