List by Category: New York News

NY Unemployment Rate Dips to 7.5 Percent

07.19.13 | Abby Lutcher

The unemployment rate in New York ticked down last month, dropping to 7.5 percent from 7.6 percent in May.

New Yorkers Asked to Cut Energy Use During Heat Wave

07.19.13 | Abby Lutcher

New Yorkers are being asked to reduce electricity use as this week's heat wave is driving near record demand for power.

Stores Selling Out Of AC Units

07.18.13 | Abby Lutcher

The fight to stay cool continues Wednesday as we face humidity and high temperatures into the overnight hours. If you haven't prepared your home in this severe heat, you may be out of luck.

Sales Tax Drop Spurs County Hiring Freeze

07.18.13 | Abby Lutcher

What's being called a huge drop in sales tax revenue is going to be a game changer for the way local government operates.

NY Offers $1M for Police to Video Interrogations

07.16.13 | Abby Lutcher

New York officials are making $1 million available to help police agencies expand the use of video equipment for recording interrogations of suspects.

Spitzer, Weiner Top Names In New Poll Of NYC Races

07.16.13 | Abby Lutcher

A new poll shows Eliot Spitzer is leading in his comeback campaign for a top New York City office.

Cuomo Signs Several Dozen Bills

07.15.13 | Abby Lutcher

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed several dozen bills Friday, including one to streamline emergency management.

Cuomo Bill Bans Smoking At Playgrounds

07.15.13 | Abby Lutcher

New York governor Andrew Cuomo signed sixty new laws on Friday including one that bans smoking at outdoor playgrounds when children are present.

School Board Keeps Mascot Despite Controversy

07.09.13 | Abby Lutcher

A school board meeting Monday night at the Canisteo-Greenwood School District made it clear that the Redskins are here to stay.

Farmer Market Coupons Distributed Tuesday

07.09.13 | Abby Lutcher

The Steuben County Office for the Aging will distribute $20 booklets of Farmer Market Coupons Tuesday, July 9th from 9 a.m. to noon at the following locations.

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