List by Author: Bob Price

U.S. Congressman Glenn Thompson of PA is concerned the president's 'Buy American - Hire American' directive will hurt the dairy industry

04.19.17 | Bob Price

Glenn Thompson says, "on most farms, there are not a lot of Americans who want to do that work today."The congressman insists protections need to be in place to help farmers who rely so much on migrant labor.Agriculture is the number one industry...

It's almost time to say goodbye to April the giraffe

04.19.17 | Bob Price

Officials with the Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York say the live-stream of the momma giraffe is coming down after April sustained an injury earlier this week.The 15-year-old giraffe twisted her leg and the injury, while minor...

NY's first ever 'Hemp Summit' was held Tuesday at Cornell University

04.19.17 | Bob Price

Lawmakers, farmers and "business owners" gathered to talk about the economic benefits of farming industrial hemp. State Senator Tom O'Mara hopes hemp becomes a cash-crop for cash-strapped farmers in the Empire State.Hemp is a fiberous compound...

Closing arguments underway in the murder trial of accused cop killer Eric Frein in Pike County, PA

04.19.17 | Bob Price

Local prosecutor Ray Tonkin says after they sum up, "the jurors will have a chance to make their decision."Defense lawyers rested their case yesterday without calling a single witness. They shocked reporters, too, when they said their client...

Liberal Democrats in NY are fighting to restore funding to Planned Parenthood

04.17.17 | Bob Price

Assemblywoman Nily Rozic will introduce legislation this week requiring the state health department to create a special program to fund Planned Parenthood. Last week, President Trump signed legislation to undo an Obama-era executive order that...

The murder trial of Eric Frein continues today in Milford, PA

04.17.17 | Bob Price

Trooper Alex Douglass, who survived the ambush at the State Police barracks, may testify. Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin will rest his case this week. Eric Frein's attorneys do not plan to call the 33-year-old to the stand. Frein...

The Pittsburgh Steelers are mourning the loss of their longtime owner

04.14.17 | Bob Price

Pittsburgh Steelers Owner Dan Rooney has died at the age of 84.   His father, Art, founded the team in the early 1930s. Dan Rooney succeeded him as president in 1975.   Under Rooney's guidance, the Steelers won six super bowls, the...

The highest ranking Democrat in Congress will be in Elmira, NY today

04.14.17 | Bob Price

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer will be at the Arnot Ogden Hospital to talk about the establishment of a new four-year medical college in Elmira.

Fans of Rumble Ponies baseball in Binghamton are excited about the upcoming season

04.14.17 | Bob Price

The New York Mets AA farm team won their home-opener last night against the Erie Sea Wolves at the newly-renovated NYSEG field.The upgrades to NYSEG field include terraced seating, a picnic area, indoor batting cages and a new family-friendly...

PA Lt. Gov. Mike Stack hosts a news conference today to address abuse allegations

04.12.17 | Bob Price

People in his security detail and at his taxpayer-funded state residence have made allegations that he and his wife have been verbally abusive to staffers. Stack's salary is the highest of any lieutenant governor in these United States.  In...

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