List by Author: Bob Price

New Penn St. president seeks change of focus

03.03.14 | Bob Price

Penn State's next president is ready for the spotlight to shift away from the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal and on to the many things Pennsylvania's largest university has to offer. In a phone interview Friday from Florida, ...

Pa Senator lobbies to change laws against snow on cars

03.03.14 | Bob Price

It's more than "common courtesy" to clean off your car after it snows.In some states, it's the law.Here in Pennsylvania, one lawmaker says she's pushing to make the highways safer from so-called ice missiles."I saw something coming toward the ...

Robots take hold on New York farms

03.03.14 | Bob Price

Bill Kilcer faced a turning point. The heart of his Genoa dairy farm, the milking parlor, was showing its age and breaking down too often. But it was just as the Great Recession was taking hold, and replacing the milking equipment was not an ...

Gov. Cuomo to air TV ads for N.Y. property-tax freeze

03.03.14 | Bob Price

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will hit the airwaves this week to promote his property-tax freeze. Cuomo plans to appear in a television ad across the state to push lawmakers to support his proposal that would freeze property taxes for two years if local ...

Cold Weather Causing Furnace Problems

02.28.14 | Bob Price

The prolonged cold temperatures this winter have caused more furnace issues throughout the area.Technicians with Isaac Heating & Air Conditioning say that they've had more calls than usual for broken furnaces around the area this year.They say ...

Clinton, Christie Top Presidential Pack In Pennsylvania

02.28.14 | Bob Price

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and New Jersey Gov. Christopher Christie lead the 2016 presidential pack in Pennsylvania, locked in a tie in this critical swing state, with 44 percent for Secretary Clinton and 43 percent for Gov. ...

Will the City Take Over the Buffalo School District?

02.28.14 | Bob Price

Rumors were swirling at Wednesday night's meeting of the Buffalo School board of a possible city takeover of the district. The idea of a city takeover came from Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown while speaking at a meeting where he talked about a wide ...

Change in wind for Pa. college system

02.28.14 | Bob Price

Picture a state university with a fast-growing student population. That's hard to do across most of Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities, where enrollments since 2010 are down by 6 percent on average and by nearly 20 percent at some ...

Honor Flights from Binghamton airport pay tribute to veterans

02.27.14 | Bob Price

An Elmira woman’s dream of establishing a local hub for Honor Flights as a way to pay tribute to her father and all military veterans is close to becoming a reality. DeAnna Deneen said a $100,000 donation by Jeff Gural, the owner ...

Wolf leads Governor's Poll in Pennsylvania

02.27.14 | Bob Price

A new political poll in pennsylvania shows Democrat Tom Wolf is the candidate to beat in the governor’s race. The York County businessman beats incumbent Tom Corbett by 16 points if the election were held today. That’s according to ...

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