List by Author: Bob Price

A church near Horseheads, NY celebrates an important milestone next weekend

09.08.17 | Bob Price

That is when the Breesport Baptist Church will mark its 150th anniversary. Senior Pastor Doug Foreman says it's humbling to know the church is still "Bible preaching and disciple making." He notes that "God is still in the business of changing...

A new university report examines how flooding is impacting rural parts of PA

09.08.17 | Bob Price

The commonwealth's pattern of housing development along rivers and streams makes it one of the most flood-prone states anywhere in America. Researchers at Penn State and Bucknell universities estimate nearly a million Pennsylvania residents, or...

Education experts are reminding motorists about safety around school buses

09.07.17 | Bob Price

Education experts are reminding motorists about the rules of the road when it comes to school buses. Dr. Ralph Kerr with the Teaching and Learning Institute in Houghton, New York, say "do not pass" when a bus's red lights are flashing. He also...

PA's governor has taken the wraps off a series of bills designed to combat sexual violence at schools

09.07.17 | Bob Price

Governor Tom Wolf says young women who experience dating violence "are at increased risk for substance abuse, sexual risk behaviors, and suicide." The measures expand on Pennsylvania's first-in-the-nation "It's on Us" campaign which mandates...

A local non-partisan political action committee is working with candidates for elected office

09.06.17 | Bob Price

Leslie Danks-Burke, founder of the Trailblazers Political Action Committee, says it's important to hold all politicians accountable. She tells Family Life her "pac" supports candidates at the local and county level in both New York and...

More New Yorkers favor than oppose holding a constitutional convention

09.06.17 | Bob Price

A poll released by Siena College shows 45% of registered voters are in favor of the idea which will be on the ballot in November.  Just 33% are opposed.  22 percent of respondents are still undecided. Unions and lawmakers are balking...

PA'S governor is heaping praise on members of his state's National Guard for it's response to Hurricane Harvey

09.05.17 | Bob Price

200 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard departed over the Labor Day weekend for the Texas gulf coast. The Pennsylvania National Guard joins the New York National Guard and National Guard troops from 18 other states taking part in the...

NY's governor is threatening to sue the Trump administration over it's DACA decision

09.05.17 | Bob Price

The White House plans to phase out the Obama-era policy that shielded the children of illegal immigrants from deportation. Nationwide, about 800,000 so-called "dreamers" benefit from the DACA program. President trump is under pressure to roll...

The Hazelton, PA school district is dealing with a public health emergency

09.05.17 | Bob Price

Nearly 300 high school seniors may not be allowed back to school because they don't have the meningitis vaccine. A new state law in Pennsylvania requires public school students show proof of their immunizations within five days of the start of...

2 of the 3 missing kayakers have come ashore in W. NY; the 3rd has been found dead

09.05.17 | Bob Price

The young men from Pennsylvania went missing around noon on Labor Day when they took off on Lake Ontario from the Golden Hill State Park near Olcott. Two came ashore early this morning on their own. They rowed to safety in Orleans County near...

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