List by Category: New York News

NY Could Have A Budget This Week

03.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Lawmakers in Albany are getting close to a deal on the state budget. They have been pulling all-nighters, including one last week, where no one went home till 7 in the morning. Because of the time put in though, not only do they predict that ...

Buying An Appliance? Stop Here First.

03.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

If you want to buy an energy efficient appliance-- and would like as much as 350 dollars off of it-- today's the day to get it done, if you live in New York. It's day 2 of the "Buy Green, Save Green" New York State High-Efficiency Rebate Program. ...

80 Degree Temps For NY, PA On First Day Of Spring

03.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Heat records will be broken today in New York and Pennsylvania. There are a number of cities across the listening area that are close to breaking records-- Buffalo, Rochester, Williamsport-- and Binghamton. All are within a degree or two of their ...

NYPD Adds Security At Jewish Schools

03.19.12 | Jeremy Miller

New York City authorities are adding extra security around Jewish schools and other institutions following a shooting at a Jewish school in France.  NYPD officials say while there is no specific threat to Jewish schools, businesses or other ...

Big Changes To New York Politics

03.19.12 | Jeremy Miller

New Congressional Districts, Evangelical Straw Poll Alter Political Landscape

Local Soldier Reunited With Dog He Saved In Afghanistan

03.16.12 | Jeremy Miller

A local soldier wrapped up his tour of duty in Afghanistan and is now reunited with a family member whom he saved while he was deployed. The last time Staff Sergeant Bob Cook saw Rio, she was just a scared little puppy barely surviving. "She ...

Does Pension Reform Help NY Municipalities?

03.16.12 | Jeremy Miller

Local Mayor Says "Tier Six" Plan Does Too Little

Deals Reached on Major NYS Issues

03.15.12 | Bob Price

New York would see up to seven Las Vegas-style casinos, a doubled DNA database to fight crime and free innocent people, and a less cushy pension for future public workers under deals struck behind closed doors Wednesday.

Payraises for New York Judges ?

03.14.12 | Bob Price

The first salary increases for New York judges in 13 years appear headed for approval in the upcoming state budget, quietly ending one of Albany's long political dramas that recurred annually, then wound through the courts after frustrated jurists ...

NY Legislature poised to pass its election lines

03.14.12 | Bob Price

The Senate Republican and Assembly Democratic majorities are preparing to pass their own redistricting plan even as it's condemned by good-government groups as gerrymandering to protect their political interests.

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