List by Category: New York News

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.

More Jobs for New York

03.13.12 | Bob Price

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says more than 25,000 New Yorkers have landed jobs in the last four months through the innovative "Jobs Express" website.

Campbell, NY To Prep For "Man Camps"

03.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The town of Campbell is dealing with "man camps"-- camps of male gas drilling workers that are purposely put up to ease the strain on hotels because of the Marcellus Shale drilling boom. The "Corning Leader" reports on Monday, the town is expected ...

Tourism On The Thruway

03.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to place information kiosks along the 570-mile New York State Thruway. He unveiled a plan Thursday to place the kiosks at locations along the highway to direct drivers to historical sites, museums, and other ...

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