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More Math Classes For Tech Majors In New York High Schools

11.15.12 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Senator Chuck Schumer proposed creating two new high school diplomas across the empire state Wednesday, one in math and one in science. New york's senior senator said he wants to connect teens with jobs in manufacturing, nanotechnology, ...

Woman Sues Wegmans Over E.Coli Poisoning From Spinach

11.14.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The first lawsuit has been filed over Wegman's tainted organic spring mix. The salad sicked at least 19 people with e.coli poisoning. On Tuesday, a woman from Ontario in Wayne County filed a lawsuit in federal court, accusing Wegmans of not ...

Deadline Looms For New York DEC's Hydrofracking Review

11.14.12 | Sarah Harnisch

With a key deadline just 16 days away on high volume hydrofracking in New York State, seven representatives from the Southern Tier went to Albany yesterday. Elmira Mayor Susan Skidmore and Binghamton Mayor Matt Ryan were among those that traveled, ...

Gas Prices To Drop In NY and PA; Prices of Used Cars To Spike

11.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Gas prices here haven't been affected by Hurricane Sandy. It's business as usual in upstate New York and Pennsylvania. Patrick DeHaan of Gas Buddy.com says both states get their gas from different pipelines then New York city and the Jersey Shore. ...

Funeral Information For Three Soldiers Killed In Upstate NY

11.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Upstate New York has a solemn Veteran's Day this year. The state lost three veterans from the same unit, out of Oswego, New York. All three were killed by a roadside bomb after their platoon was attacked in Afghanistan November 3rd..   ...

Heat Records Broken In NY, PA

11.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Heat records were broken in at least 6 towns in Pennsylvania and New York yesterday. This is a list of some of the towns that broke records, according to the National Weather Service.   November 11th, 2012: Buffalo, New York: 70 ...

Free Food For Veterans

11.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The three-day Veterans day weekend means some freebies for our soldiers in New York, Pennsylvania, and the rest of the nation. Veteran's Day is this Sunday, but several companies are offering free food to active, inactive, or retired servicemembers ...

Network Says "President Kirsten Gillibrand" Is A Possibility

11.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has won re-election, and now there is talk about her headed toward a bigger stage in 2016. There are rumblings that the junior senator from New York would make a "formidable" 2016 democratic presidential ...

Voters Back Pro-Gas-Drilling Candidates By The Thousands In NY

11.08.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Those that supported high-volume hydrogracking did very well on election day in New York state.  In the 22nd congressional district, Richard Hanna beat Dan Lamb, who was endorsed by New York Residents Against Gas Drilling. In the 23rd, Nate ...

Map Of the New York Races

11.07.12 |

How did the New York races play out?  Senate: All but 2 of the state's 62 counties voted for Kirsten Gillibrand. She beat Wendy Long 72 to 26 percent. Alleghany and Wyoming counties voted for Long. Chuck Schumer was not up for re-election. ...

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