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Apple Picking Season Is Coming Early

08.14.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Apple picking has started extra early this year in New York because of the warm spring.  Rick Resinger owns Resinger's Apple Country in Watkins Glen. He told W.E.N.Y. television "I'd say we're two weeks early, at least. The earlier we start, ...

Interest In Electronic Books Spikes In NY

08.14.12 | Sarah Harnisch

E-books are becoming more mainstream in upstate New York libraries. In Monroe County, for example, more then 12-thousand people checked out 84-thousand E-books so far this year. It's triple the numbers the program had when it began in 2010. They ...

12 Orphaned Amish Kids Adopted In Steuben County

08.14.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The tragic story began last summer when 6 Amish men and women were killed by a drunk driver, affecting 70 children. Yesterday, an Amish aunt and uncle who last fall sold their Ohio home and moved to Jasper to care for 12 of those kids officially ...

Towns Log 150, 175, and 200 Years In NY, PA

08.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Three towns in the Family Life listening area had milestone birthdays this past weekend. Dunmore, Pennsylvania marked 150 years Saturday. The town of Portville celebrated its 175th birthday in upstate New York Sunday. Howard, New York logged a ...

China's One-Child Policy Facing Public Fallout

08.13.12 |

The One Child Policy in China may be coming to an end. It's because of the press coverage of one mom who was forced to have an abortion. Samuel Casey is with Law of Life Projects. He says "they got caught at it. They wanted to get it out of the ...

Public School Foods To Change This Fall

08.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

When kids head back to school in a few weeks, their lunches are going to be quite different. New federal standards for meals take effect, raising the bar for the first time in more then 15 years.  One of the first changes your child will ...

Billy Graham Hospitalized With Infection

08.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Evangelist Billy Graham is alert and in good spirits in a North Carolina hospital. The 93-year-old preacher was admitted this weekend for treatment of a pulmonary infection, believed to be bronchitis. No date has been set for his discharge. Graham ...

Hawaii Upholds Traditional Marriage

08.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A federal court has voted to uphold Hawaii's definition of marriage as between one man and one woman. The court rejected a lawsuit that sought to change the state's law defining marriage as the union of one man and one woman. The lawsuit also ...

NY Watches Molly Huddle Today In the Olympics

08.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

All eyes will be on the Olympic track in London today as Elmira's Molly Huddle races in the 5-thousand meter final. Her race, set for 3:05 this afternoon. Her qualifying time was the 8th fastest among the 15 finalists for today's race. On Thursday, ...

Storm Photos Of Brilliant Lightening In P.A.

08.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The storms that rolled through New York and Pennsylvania last night caused a pretty spectacular light show. The good news is that no one was hurt. But the big story we keep hearing from town after town on the storm system is lightening. Photographs ...

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