List by Category: New York News

Tony Stewart Returns To First Race Since Hitting Ward In Upstate NY

09.01.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Tony Stewart will now start focusing on next weekend's race in Richmond, Virginia. His return to the track Sunday night ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart hit the wall for the second time after his ...

NY Times Slams Cuomo Campaign

08.29.14 | Sarah Harnisch

In another snub to the governor, the Times has endorsed Tim Wu for New York lieutenant governor over Kathy Hochul, forcing Cuomo's running mate to go on the defensive as the primary race enters its final weeks. In an endorsement published online, ...

New York Releases Teacher Evaluations

08.29.14 | Sarah Harnisch

It was supposed to go live last October-- but finally, after much contention, late last night, the State Education Department made its preliminary statewide 2012-2013 teacher evaluation results public,  after putting in place educator privacy ...

Greece Unveils School Security System

08.28.14 |

People who visit Greece Central Schools will have to present a valid, government-issued photo ID to be scanned through the National Sex Offender Registry. Director of school safety and security Steve Chatterton said, “It gives us the ability ...

News Names on New Yorks FAll Ballot

08.28.14 | Bill Price

New York voters could see as many as 12 parties putting up candidates for governor this fall.State election officials say six independent parties are petitioning to join the more familiar democratic... republican... and green parties on the ballot. ...

Seneca Nation to Have First Female President

08.26.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Darlene Miller announced her candidacy on Monday, saying she wants to unify the nation and get it back to traditional ways and values. The election is November 4th. The 66 year old is the only publicly declared candidate for the 2-year term. ...

Cuomo's Challengers to Debate Next Week

08.26.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Rob Astorino and Zephyr Teachout both want to unseat Andrew Cuomo-- and they'll start talking about it September 4th in New York City. The debate comes 5 days before the Democratic primary on September 9th-- when Teachout, a Fordham Law School ...

Texting-while-driving tickets increasing in NY

08.25.14 | Bob Price

A statewide crusade against texting while driving spurred law enforcement agencies in the Southern Tier and across New York State to hand out record numbers of tickets last year for texting behind the wheel. Broome, Steuben and Cayuga counties ...

Police looking for Franklinville man

08.25.14 | Bob Price

New York State Police are asking people to help them find a Franklinville man with dementia reported missing Sunday. Walter Marsh, 81, is believed to be trying to travel to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. He’s believed to be driving a ...

Buffalo Dream Center Location To Close In December

08.22.14 | Sarah Harnisch

One of the most famous pastors in the state may be losing his church. The Buffalo Dream Center will have to vacate both of their buildings in December this year. The center is best known for its pastor, Eric Johns, who spend a week each November ...

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