List by Author: Bob Price

Lockheed Martin announces layoffs in Owego

11.07.13 | Bob Price

Lockheed Martin is letting go 65 employees at its Owego facility. Company-wide, Lockheed is laying off 587 people in its mission systems and training business. Lockheed says the move is needed to address challenges in its business environment, ...

Corbett launches re-election bid today

11.06.13 | Bob Price

The Corbett re-election drive starts in Pittsburgh, the governor's home-town and will include trips to Philadelphia and possibly Johnstown, Erie and Harrisburg.  No GOP candidate has announced a primary challenge to Corbett, despite ...

Women rule on election night in NY

11.06.13 | Bob Price

History was made as several women won elections in the major upstate cities. Voters elected the city of Rochester's first ever female mayor, as City Council President Lovely Warren defeated incumbent Mayor Thomas Richards.  Albany as ...

New Policy May Allow Firearms on PA College Campuses

11.06.13 | Bob Price

Officials are proposing a new policy that would allow properly permitted individuals to carry firearms on Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities. This policy is still in its early stages and state officials are asking for public ...

NY rolls into casino business after voter approval

11.06.13 | Bob Price

Even before polls closed on what would be a resounding victory authorizing seven Las Vegas-style casinos in New York, confident developers were making plans to announce specifics of the splashy hotels and gambling palaces they hoped to build in ...

NYC is key to Prop One's fate

11.05.13 | Bob Price

New York city voters will have the biggest say on whether casino’s go up in upstate New York.  Light turnout is expected this off-year election day.... but New York City, which is picking a new mayor after 12 years of Michael ...

Pennsylvania’s voter ID law is still without any power.

11.05.13 | Bob Price

Taxpayers have spent $6 million in advertising for the law which passed both houses of the General Assembly and was signed by Governor Corbett.  But Pennsylvanians don't have to obey it for the fourth consecutive electio...

NY's Master Teacher program expanding

11.05.13 | Bob Price

Educators from six additional regions, including the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier can apply for the program.  It was created by Governor Cuomo to promote and reward science, technology, engineering, and math teachers in the state. ...

Senator Toomey votes for ENDA

11.05.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey is backing a high profile, homosexual rights bill.  The conservative Republican voted last night to advance a bill to ban workplace discrimination against gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgendered individuals. ...

Klan rallies at Gettysburg

11.04.13 | Bob Price

A Maryland-based Ku Klux Klan group has been granted permission to rally at the Gettysburg National Military Park.  The white supremists will be at the battlefield from noon to 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 9.  The Klan expects anywhere from 5 ...

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