List by Category: New York News

Governor Cuomo in Buffalo Monday

07.28.14 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to be in Buffalo this morning to make an announcement regarding the Billion to Buffalo program. The visit will be Cuomo's first public appearance since an article in the New York Times alleged Cuomo ...

Flash Flooding Predicted Across New York

07.28.14 | Sarah Harnisch

A dozen counties in New York are under flash flood watches or warnings through the afternoon today-- as powerful storms and a cold front roll through  in July. In Steuben County, a flash flood warning expired at 4:45-- they were getting ...

NYSEG Recycles 30-Thousandth Refrigerator

07.25.14 | Sarah Harnisch

The 30,000th old refrigerator or freezer to be hauled away to make room for a modern, energy-efficient version under a special program to get rid of old electricity guzzlers left a Cayuga Heights home Tuesday. NYSEG marked a milestone in its ...

3 Year Old Saved From Drowning In Erie Canal

07.25.14 | Sarah Harnisch

A police officer is being credited with rescuing a 3-year-old boy from the Erie Canal in central New York. Police in the Seneca County village of Waterloo tell local media that they were called to a home Wednesday afternoon by a neighbor who ...

Governeror Cuomo Pressed Abut Moreland Commission

07.24.14 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo faced calls Wednesday from government reform advocates and political opponents to come clean about his involvement with the Moreland Commission-- after the New York Times published an extensive report Wednesday ...

NY State Fair Sells Tickets Online

07.24.14 | FL News Team

Tickets of the New York State Fair can be bought online for the first time ever. Governor Andrew Cuomo says the system will make it easier for people who visit the Syracuse Fairgrounds during the 12-day event, that kicks off August 21st. The online ...

Buffalo Bills to Issue Plastic Tickets to Season Fans

07.23.14 | Sarah Harnisch

The Buffalo Bills are going to start issuing plastic cards to season ticket holders this season rather than traditional paper tickets. Officials say the plastic cards are more convenient and will help prevent fraud.The card is used for admission to ...

Founder of RIT'S Institute for the Deaf Passes Away at 94

07.23.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Robert Panara died of natural causes Sunday in Rochester. He was 94. When he was 10, he contracted meningitis and became deaf. His disability gave him the drive to found Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the ...

HSLDA Urges People In NY, PA To Protest United Nations Disability Treaty

07.22.14 | Sarah Harnisch

There's a vote taking place in a u.s. Senate committee today that would affect parent's rights. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee, poised to vote on the United Nations Disabilities treaty. The Homeschool Legal Defense Organization says it will ...

Tom Reed Launches Campaign Ads Early

07.22.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Reed says his early t.v. ads-- that cost over 17-thousand dollars and began running last month-- reflect the way congressional campaigns have changed. "There is no more normal in politics anymore", his spokesman said-- "campaigns start earlier and ...

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