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Fundraiser for Tyler Doohan's family exceeds $50K

01.24.14 | Bob Price

An online fundraising campaign online fundraising campaign that was set up to pay for the funeral of an 8-year-old boy who died Monday in a fire in Penfield has more than tripled its goal. As of 6 p.m. Thursday, the campaign on YouCaring.com ...

NY senators urge delay in Common Core rollout

01.24.14 | Bob Price

A dozen state senators urged New York's education commissioner on Thursday to delay the further rollout of the new Common Core learning standards, citing frustration and complaints by parents, teachers and administrators. They also threatened to ...

Monterey Shock to Graduate Final Class Thursday

01.23.14 | Bob Price

On Thursday, the Monterey Shock Incarceration Facility in Schuyler County will graduate its final class of inmates. In July of last year, the Cuomo administration unveiled a plan to shutdown the facility due to downsizing and consolidation.There is ...

Double Murder in Cattaruagus County

01.23.14 | Bob Price

Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating an apparent double murder-attempted suicide Wednesday. Sheriff Tim Whitcomb says the shooting happened on NIchols Run Road. The suspect was injured in an apparent suicide attempt, says ...

NY boy killed in fire hailed as hero for saving 6

01.23.14 | Bob Price

An 8-year-old boy who died while trying to rescue his disabled grandfather from a burning mobile home had saved the lives of six relatives after being awoken by a burning blanket, authorities said. Tyler Doohan was being called a hero by ...

Newfield Woman Arrested In Meth Lab Raid

01.22.14 | Bob Price

A Newfield woman is under arrest after Tompkins County Sheriff's find a meth lab at her home over the weekend.31-year-old Krystle Bain is charged with unlawfully making of meth, a felony.The sheriff's responded to 43 Rowell Hill Road in the Town of ...

Cuomo urged to apologize for 'intolerant' words

01.22.14 | Bob Price

The Republican county executive considering a run for governor said Wednesday that incumbent Democrat Andrew Cuomo should apologize for comments he made about "extreme conservatives." Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, who said he'll ...

Cuomo calls for panel to take 'corrective action' on Common Core

01.21.14 | Bob Price

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today that he will assemble a panel of educators and legislators to fix what he said was a "flawed" rollout of the Common Core learning standards in New York's schools. "The way the Common Core has been managed by the ...

Cuomo Proposes $137.2B State Budget with Tax Cuts

01.21.14 | Bob Price

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed budgeting $137.2 billion for the fiscal year starting April 1, an increase of less than 2 percent accompanied by business, property and estate tax relief. The budget he's releasing Tuesday projects 3.8 ...

Cuomo taking heat for “bashing” conservatives

01.20.14 | Bob Price

Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York is facing calls to resign following his comments saying pro-life people have no business living in the state.  Cuomo said the following: You have a schism within the Republican Party. … They’re ...

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