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Buffalo Public Schools Urging Vigilence

10.15.14 | Bill Price

As Buffalo Police work on finding the suspected couple in a series of attempted abductions, Buffalo Public Schools are reminding parents to be vigilant. The district is reminding parents and students of three things: 1) Parents--know where your ...

Area Suppliers facing Firewood Shortage

10.14.14 | Bob Price

Firewood suppliers are finding it difficult to keep up with demand. OFFICIALS BLAME A COLD WINTER LAST YEAR... AND A WET SPRING AND SUMMER FOR THE DROP. OFFICIALS SAY THE FIREWOOD DEMAND FROM LAST YEAR'S COLD WINTER... IS BEING FELT FROM MICHIGAN ...

Romney Backs Astorino in New York Governor's Race

10.14.14 | Bob Price

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is giving Rob Astorino some help in his bid to defeat New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.    Romney wrote a recent fundraising appeal for Astorino in which the former Massachusetts governor ...

I-86 opened in W. New York after 5-month project

10.13.14 | Bob Price

Crews have opened a stretch of Interstate 86 in western New York that had been closed since May for reconstruction. The $21 million project involved major work on about seven miles of roadway between exits 20 and 23. Highway ramps were rebuilt and ...

Bills fans Welcome new Owners

10.13.14 | Bob Price

Buffalo Bills fans got to their seats early Sunday afternoon to welcome the team's new owners, Terry and Kim Pegula. A deafening roar greeted the family as they walked to midfield just before kick-off. Terry Pegula, who also owns the Buffalo ...

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo to Release Book Tuesday

10.10.14 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is releasing a book on Tuesday. The 517 page tome, a memoir of his philosophy on politics. It's called "All Things Possible: Setbacks and Success In Politics and Life." The Wall Street Journal reports Cuomo uses the ...

NY's Chobani Pledges 2-Million Dollars To Aid Syrian Refugees Fleeing Isis

10.10.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Upstate New York yogurt maker Chobani is donating a lot of cash to help refugees. On Thursday, the Turkish company owner Hamdi Ulukaya pledged 2-million dollars in aid for refugees fleeing Isis in Syria and heading to his homeland. The money will ...

New York Teachers Union Sues Over Common Core Gag Order

10.09.14 | Sarah Harnisch

The New York State teacher's union is challenging a gag order on educators who score or administer Common Core tests. They filed a lawsuit in federal court Wednesday on behalf of five teachers-- saying it's unconstitutional and restricts free ...

Cuomo Pledges Faster Internet For All Of NY

10.09.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday proposed that the state spend $500 million to expand broadband access, mainly upstate. It's one of the first campaign pledges Cuomo has made as he seeks a second term Nov. 4 against Republican Rob Astorino, the ...

National Fuel Predicts Your Heating Costs Will Be Lower This Year

10.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

National fuel-- one of the largest heating suppliers in upstate New York-- says your heating costs will be 20 percent lower this year. They based their prediction on forecast models. Last year, January 28th was the peak consumption day. The high ...

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