List by Author: Dee Haley

Changes are coming to the Common Core in New York

05.03.17 | Dee Haley

New York's education commissioner has announced that the state Board of Regents will be presented with proposed changes to the Common Core next week with a vote expected in June. The latest proposal comes as grade 3 through 8 students began ...

No deal on the New York budget

04.06.17 | Dee Haley

Many state lawmakers returned to their districts late yesterday after failing to reach a budget consensus with Governor Andrew Cuomo.The state's fiscal year began on April 1st.  Earlier this week, the legislature passed a temporary spending ...

A 10-year-old Niagara County boy has died after being trapped in a pile of snow

03.16.17 | Dee Haley

Playing in the snow turned deadly for a 10-year-old boy.Niagara County sheriff deputies responded to call for a boy in Pendleton involving a 10-year-old trapped in a pile of snow yesterday afternoon. Investigators believe he was digging a snow ...