Obesity is a major problem both in Western New York and in the United States. In New York State, 24.5 percent of adults are overweight or obese. The numbers are worse in WNY, where 37.5 percent of adults are considered overweight, and 24.7 percent ...
There is a nationally ranked beach right in Rochester's backyard, but not in a good way.
More than $13 million in grants is intended to make New York safer.
The New York State Labor Department has released preliminary May 2013 unemployment statistics for metro areas across the state.
Assemblyman Phil Palmesano says it's time to make progress for the women in New York by passing the first nine of ten parts to Gov. Cuomo's Women's Equality Act.
What is next... for New York's stalled Women's Act?
Half a dozen constitutional amendments are set for a vote in New York. Voters will decide six changes to the State's Constitution on the November ballot and two in 2014 -- the most in recent times.
Four Las Vegas type casinos could be coming to upstate New York. The final passage of the casino deal means four casinos could be located in the regions around Albany, Binghamton and the Catskills-Hudson valley area.
A New York senator is warning that buying counterfeit or poorly made cell-phone batteries can lead to phones overheating and even exploding.
Eldridge Park is bouncing back and forth between the third and fourth spot in a national competition put out by Coca-Cola.