List by Author: Bob Price

NY honors vets

11.11.13 | Bob Price

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation to honor the sacrifices of our fallen war heroes this Veteran’s Day.  The flags flown at half-staff at the New York's Capitol in honor of servicemen and women killed in action will be ...

NY’s GOP looks to “do some damage” in 2014

11.08.13 | Bob Price

As the dust settles on this week’s off-year elections, NY Republicans are gearing up for 2014, hoping to win a statewide seat for the first time in more than a decade.  The biggest seat is the governor’s mansion but the GOP ...

Abortion debate in Texas could play out in Pa

11.08.13 | Bob Price

A debate over a law dealing with abortion in Texas could soon be playing out in Pennsylvania. The Texas law requires doctors who practice abortions to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals. Those against the law say it’s a way to ...

Women hunters are on the rise in New York State.

11.08.13 | Bob Price

Female hunters represent the fastest-growing segment of the hunting community in NY, going from 7 percent of all  hunting-license holders a decade ago ...to almost 10 percent now. Organizations such as the New York state Department of ...

Pa couple killed over “noise complaint”

11.08.13 | Bob Price

A Westmoreland County couple killed in a shooting Wednesday were shot during an apparent neighborhood dispute, police said. During a morning news conference Thursday, investigators said the victims and the shooter were involved in an ongoing feud ...

What you need to know about the Common Core

11.07.13 | Bob Price

Question #1 What is the Common Core? The Common Core is a new set of national standards that establish what students should learn at each grade level, from kindergarten to 12th grade. This is the first national effort to adopt standards that are ...

Toomey cites Pa residents losing health insurance

11.07.13 | Bob Price

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey says thousands of people are contacting his office with complaints about losing their health insurance because of the federal health care law. Toomey told U.S. Health and Human Secretary Kathleen Sebelius during a Wednesday ...

Toy Hall of Fame picks new inductees

11.07.13 | Bob Price

The National Toy Hall of Fame is inducting two toys into its class of 2013 today.The toys will be enshrined among other famous playthings during a program Thursday morning at The Strong museum in Rochester. They’ll join last year's winners: ...

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 ...

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