List by Author: Bob Price

A New York judge will rule this week on selfies in the voting booth

11.02.16 | Bob Price

Three voters have challenged the ban on selfies, arguing it's their first amendment right to distribute so-called "ballot selfies" on social media. The state calls it a fad and argues for the ban. A lawyer for the plaintiffs says social media is ...

Pennsylvania officials are urging low-income residents to sign-up for energy help

11.02.16 | Bob Price

Secretary of Human Services Ted Dallas explains some home-owners are hesitant to ask for help.  He says the benefit is available if you are eligible.In addition to money for heating, LI-HEAP provides assistance for emergencies such as furnace ...

NY warns Canada over dairy regulations

11.01.16 | Bob Price

New York’s dairy industry could be facing a $50 million market loss if proposed provincial standards are enforced across Canada, state officials are warning. In a letter dated Oct. 25 to Justin Trudeau, the prime minister of Canada, Gov. ...

Preventing home break-ins

11.01.16 | Bob Price

With holiday shopping season on the way, we went to a local home security expert for tips on keeping burglars away from your home. Ken Jezioro has 40 years of experience in the security business both as the CEO of SHIELD Security Systems and a ...

Man sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for killing toddler

11.01.16 | Bob Price

A man was sentenced Tuesday morning for killing a toddler back in 2014. Cory Favata, 26, was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison after he admitted to violently shaking, squeezing, beating and strangling 17-month-old Rileigh Daniels. Favata ...

Police: Woman dies in 2-vehicle crash on Syracuse-area road

11.01.16 | Bob Price

Authorities say a woman has died after the car she was driving slammed head-on into a truck on a road outside Syracuse. The Onondaga County sheriff's office says the woman was driving in the town of Clay at around 10:40 p.m. Monday when she ...

Chemung County first responders have a new emergency communication system

10.27.16 | Bob Price

County Executive Tom Santulli says the system eliminates dead zones in rural areas when firefighters need to communicate with each other.The emergency communications upgrade also assists ambulance personnel.It's taken four years and ...

The New York State Police are mourning the loss of one of their own

10.27.16 | Bob Price

A 30-year veteran of the force was struck and killed by an SUV yesterday on a highway in Saratoga County.55 Year-old Timothy Pratt was hit in a median in front of his police station while assisting a disabled tractor-trailer.   The accident ...

Pension reform efforts have snagged in Pennsylvania

10.27.16 | Bob Price

The measure to overhaul retirement benefits for public workers is stalled in the Pennsylvania General Assembly as the legislative session winds down. Neither the House nor the Senate held a vote last night. Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says ...

New York gun store owners are taking issue with the AG

10.26.16 | Bob Price

The state's top law enforcement official says more gun laws are needed to cut-down on the number of "out of state" firearms being used to commit crimes in New York. Frank Kushner owns a gun shop in Port Dickinson, New York, says we just need to ...

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