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Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino Visits Elmira

05.07.14 | Bob Price

      New York republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino attended a fund raiser last night in Elmira. It was held at Berni Murray's on South Main Street. Over 100 people attended. Astorino's been touring the state the ...

Lyme Disease Cases Increase In Finger Lakes

05.06.14 | Bill Price

At 19, Ana Harris was embarking on a promising dance career. That was until she got sick. Almost overnight, she became severely fatigued, experienced rapid weight gain, joint aches and neurological distress. She couldn’t get out of ...

Schumer Demands Action To Stop Toxins from Spreading

05.06.14 | Bill Price

Senator Chuck Schumer was in Buffalo today, touting what he calls the area's Blue Economy, a big part of that being Lake Erie. He's urging the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Agriculture to act quickly to curb the threat ...

Hunting Or Trapping Of Wild Boars In New York Now Prohibited

05.05.14 | Bill Price

A new regulation that prohibits hunting or trapping of free-ranging Eurasian boars in New York State was formally adopted state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joe Martens announced this week. The regulation is designed ...

New Faith Based Group Launches in Rochester

05.05.14 | Bill Price

Looking to put their collective spiritual weight behind tackling various worldly woes, a collection of Rochester-area churches have formed a faith-based community organization. The Rochester Alliance of Communities Transforming Society, or ACTS, ...

A Potential Buyer For The Buffalo Bills Unveiled

05.02.14 | Bill Price

A major New York City developer is interested in buying the Buffalo Bills. His name is Howard Milstein. He's a billionaire who has vast real estate holdings in New York. His family's real estate empire includes 50,000 apartments, office buildings ...

Some NY Schools Receive Incomplete Math Tests

05.02.14 | Bill Price

An unknown number of New York schools Thursday received incomplete versions of a statewide math test for third graders and could force some students to finish up the exam next week. Portions of the standardized test were omitted for some schools, ...

Action Needed To Prevent Rail Disasters In NY

05.01.14 | Bill Price

Several New York agencies are recommending action at the state and federal levels to help prevent rail disasters during shipments of crude oil like the accidents that have occurred in other states and Canada. Gov. Andrew Cuomo sent the agencies' ...

NY Extends Contract With Law Firm To Retain Buffalo Bills In NY

05.01.14 | Bill Price

New York’s economic-development arm has extended a contract with a law firm for legal advice on retaining the Buffalo Bills in New York. Foley and Lardner, LLP, quietly had its contract extended April 16 at a meeting of the state’s ...

Soldier From Upstate NY Killed In Afghanistan

04.30.14 | Bill Price

The family of a Fort Drum soldier from eastern New York says he has been killed while serving his second tour in Afghanistan. Relatives of 24-year-old Sgt. Shawn Farrell tell local media that he was shot Monday during an attack in an eastern ...

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