List by Month: 12-2017

Gov. Cuomo says the GOP tax bill being debated in Congress will 'pillage' NY

12.06.17 | Brandon Dickson

New York's governor says, "I can't think of a congressional vote any congressperson has been asked to take that does more damage to their district than this one." Pennsylvania Congressman Glenn Thompson thinks the legislation will not only cut...

You can now get Wegmans groceries delivered to your door in the Elmira-Corning area

12.06.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Wegmans is launching its partnership to allow you to shop online and let someone else walk the store aisles and delivery your groceries. Customers download the Instacart app, choose the products and preferred delivery times, and an Instacart...

The lake effect machine cranks up today

12.06.17 | Bob Price

Snow-blowers will be working overtime as several inches of the white stuff fall near the Great Lakes. Expect blizzard-like conditions at times. A winter weather warning is in effect from seven tonight thru 7 o'clock Friday morning in ski...

The PA House could vote Wed. on a bill to ban late-term abortions

12.05.17 | Brandon Dickson

Tom Shaheen with the Pennsylvania Family Institute says the measure "would move the definition of prohibited late-term abortion in Pennsylvania from the current 24 weeks back to 20 weeks." Pro-life forces say the legislation recognizes the...

New York's AG is investigating millions of fake comments posted to the FCC website ahead of next week's ruling on net neutrality

12.05.17 | Bob Price

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says the process "has been deeply corrupted." The FCC plans to repeal net neutrality rules. Critics fear it could cost you more for high-speed internet. Those opposed to net neutrality say it keeps the...

A college in Union County, PA is offering vaccines on campus after a meningitis health scare

12.05.17 | Bob Price

Two Bucknell University students in Lewisburg were sent to the hospital with meningitis. The students were diagnosed with the bacterial infection over Thanksgiving break. Both have since been released from the hospital.

Buffalo, NY snow-plow operators are gearing up for tomorrow's big snow storm

12.05.17 | Bob Price

Dylan Sellick runs a landscaping and snowplow business in Depew. He says keeping his equipment "up to par" is a priority to keeping businesses open and driveways clear. Erie County Public Works Commissioner Steve Stepniak insists his team is...

The PA health department is out with new prescription guidelines for kids

12.04.17 | Bob Price

Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine says too many children are addicted to painkillers. Levine says opiods should only be prescribed for severe pain. State law forbids doctors from prescribing opiods for any longer than one week at a time.

Significant lake snow is coming this week

12.04.17 | Bob Price

Starting Wednesday, rain flips to snow and it will continue right through the upcoming weekend. In addition to localized lake snows, Arctic air will invade the region. After Wednesday, don't expect temperatures to get "much past freezing" for...

Pennsylvania is the top state in the U.S. when it comes to college debt

12.04.17 | Bob Price

No state has more indebted students than does the Keystone State. The average student is $35,000 in debt. 69% of college kids graduate in debt in Pennsylvania.