List by Author: Bob Price

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...

Historic pension reform legislation is on a fast-track to approval in PA

06.06.17 | Bob Price

The state House is expected to act within days on Senate legislation that overhauls the debt-saddled pension system for state workers and school teachers. Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says the bill's key component "is to shift the risk...

State police in PA are seeing more drug-related DUIs

06.05.17 | Bob Price

Corporal Scott Davis tells Family Life that in states that permit medical marijuana, there is and increase of DUIs.According to AAA, half of all the DUI arrests last year in Pennsylvania were for "drugged" driving, not "drunk"...

The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station is turning over a new leaf

06.05.17 | Bob Price

It was re-designated over the weekend as the 914th Air Refueling Wing.  It's new military mission will be primarily aerial refueling.The Niagara Falls air base has a history that dates back to World War II when it flew cargo planes over the...

Health officials are warning about an explosive growth in the tick population in NY and PA

06.05.17 | Bob Price

Insect experts say the mild winter and wet spring has the creepy critters crawling, and that's increased the risk for dangerous infections like Lyme disease. New York Senator Chuck Schumer says the federal government needs to implement a law...

Dozens of Lake Ontario area communities in NYare at risk for more flooding

06.05.17 | Bob Price

Rain lingers in the forecast today, tomorrow, and Wednesday. Niagara County legislator David Godfrey says "the high water is not subsiding."New York state is allocating more than $20 million to help homeowners and businesses impacted by the...

Blossburg Debuts Replica Vietnam Memorial Wall

06.02.17 | Bob Price

A replica of the Vietnam Memorial debuted at the Blossburg State Coal Festival.      An opening ceremony was held to honor all the living and deceased Vietnam veterans from Tioga County.      While the wall may be...

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