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C-PP Discusses Common Core Lesson Plan Replacement, Elementary Schedule Change

03.06.14 | Bob Price

After deciding to stop using New York State’s lesson plans for Common Core, Corning-Painted Post School District leaders met Wednesday night to talk about replacement curriculum. The school board says the teaching plans from the state in ...

Schniederman Announces Partnership with Socia Media to Curb Online Gun Sales

03.06.14 | Bob Price

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today joined Facebook, Instagram and leading gun safety organizations in announcing new policies that will help the world’s largest social networking service and owner of the most popular photo-sharing ...

Niagara Falls Frozen Solid... Again

03.05.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Niagara Falls has come to a halt again. The cascading water is frozen because of the bitter frozen temperatures. It's the second time this winter that six million cubic feet of water at the Falls has come to an icy halt. To view the stunning ...

Astorino to Announce Whether he'll Run for Governor

03.05.14 | Bob Price

Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino is widely expected to announce a run for governor Wednesday, when he will release an online video announcing his decision. On his Twitter account Tuesday, Astorino said he will release a video message ...

O'Mara Supports Legislation to Legalize, Regulate Medical Marijuana

03.05.14 | Bob Price

New York State Senator Tom O'Mara (R-Big Flats) said Tuesday that he supports legislation that would legalize medical marijuana. His statement calls it the most tightly-regulated and restrictive medical marijuana system in the country.O'Mara said ...

Indian Group looks to Expand Casino Operations in NY

03.04.14 | Bob Price

The Seneca Indian Nation has purchased 32 acres in a suburb of Rochester as the potential site of a fourth western New York casino.    The $2.7 million purchase was announced by the Seneca Gaming Corporation on Monday.    ...

Cold Threatens Maple Syrup Production

03.04.14 | Bob Price

Maple syrup producers across New York say the season is off to a slow start because of frigid weather. The best weather for sap is daytime temperatures in the low 40s and nighttime lows in the 20s. But this winter has been so cold ...

Robots take hold on New York farms

03.03.14 | Bob Price

Bill Kilcer faced a turning point. The heart of his Genoa dairy farm, the milking parlor, was showing its age and breaking down too often. But it was just as the Great Recession was taking hold, and replacing the milking equipment was not an ...

Gov. Cuomo to air TV ads for N.Y. property-tax freeze

03.03.14 | Bob Price

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will hit the airwaves this week to promote his property-tax freeze. Cuomo plans to appear in a television ad across the state to push lawmakers to support his proposal that would freeze property taxes for two years if local ...

Cold Weather Causing Furnace Problems

02.28.14 | Bob Price

The prolonged cold temperatures this winter have caused more furnace issues throughout the area.Technicians with Isaac Heating & Air Conditioning say that they've had more calls than usual for broken furnaces around the area this year.They say ...

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