List by Month: 11-2012

Why Did Gay Marriage Win Out In the 2012 Election?

11.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Conservatives took a huge blow on gay marriage in the general election Tuesday. Two states, Maine and maryland, became the first states to approved same sex marriage by popular vote, and Washington state is poised to follow suit, though ballot ...

Network Says "President Kirsten Gillibrand" Is A Possibility

11.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has won re-election, and now there is talk about her headed toward a bigger stage in 2016. There are rumblings that the junior senator from New York would make a "formidable" 2016 democratic presidential ...

Voters Back Pro-Gas-Drilling Candidates By The Thousands In NY

11.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Those that supported high-volume hydrogracking did very well on election day in New York state.  In the 22nd congressional district, Richard Hanna beat Dan Lamb, who was endorsed by New York Residents Against Gas Drilling. In the 23rd, Nate ...

Map of Pennsylvania Races

11.07.12 | Sarah Harnisch

How did the Pennsylvania races play out? In the Presidential race, Pennsylvania swung in Obama's favor. Voters picked Barack Obama 51 to 46 percent over Mitt Romney.   Senate: Senator Bob Casey gets to keep his seat, 53 to 44 percent over Tom ...

Map Of the New York Races

11.07.12 |

How did the New York races play out?  Senate: All but 2 of the state's 62 counties voted for Kirsten Gillibrand. She beat Wendy Long 72 to 26 percent. Alleghany and Wyoming counties voted for Long. Chuck Schumer was not up for re-election. ...

Spanier To Appear In Court

11.07.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Graham Spanier appears in suburban Harrisburg court this morning, where he'll face his arraignment. The 64 year old was charged last week with perjury, obstruction, and endangering the welfare of children in the Jerry Sandusky child abuse case. He ...

Full Election Results Here

11.07.12 | Sarah Harnisch

President Obama has 303 votes, Mitt Romney secured 206 electoral college votes. If you click on this map, you can see the election results nationally, or for New York or ...

Decision 2012: Voter Guides, Poll Times, Places To Vote, Issues and Races To Watch

11.05.12 | Sarah Harnisch

What times are the polls open? Did I register to vote? Where do I go to vote? Who do I vote for? When does Family Life’s coverage begin? Which races should I watch? The Family Life news team has answers to all your questions.

New York Logs Measureable Snowfall

11.05.12 | Sarah Harnisch

It's no snowstorm, but Frewsburg and West Valley in the western part of the state logged 2-tenths of an inch. That's enough to log an official tally. On average, Buffalo usually sees its first snowflakes in late October, and the first measurable ...

Southern Tier Soldier Dies In Afghanistan

11.05.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A soldier from Corning, New York has died in Afghanistan while serving with the Army Reserves. 22-year-old Ryan Jayne was just home in Canisteo on a 10 day leave, and left to go back to Afghanistan last Monday. Jayne was hit by a roadside bomb. He ...