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Funds are on the way in PA to provide elementary students with fresh fruits and veggies

09.22.20 | Terry Diener

The grant funding was awarded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP). The program was first implemented in Pennsylvania in 2004 and expanded to all 50 states in 2008. Funding priority is...

Corning Museum of Glass holds a registration event on this National Voter Registration Day

09.22.20 | Brandon Dickson

From 9 a.m. To 5 p.m., anyone can stop by CMOG to register to vote or check their registration status. The event will happen in the courtyard lobby. Additionally, the museum has opened an exhibit dedicated to the voting process called...

The 2 victims of a mass shooting in Rochester over the weekend have been identified

09.21.20 | Brandon Dickson

At least two people were killed and 14 others injured in the incident early Saturday morning. The victims are 19-year-old Jaquayla Young and 19-year-old Jarvis Alexander. Interim Police Chief Mark Simmons says it was pandemonium when police...

Starting today some HS sports return to some schools in the Empire State

09.21.20 | Bob Price

Only low-risk sports like soccer are permitted. Football is a "no go" 'til next spring and many fans say that's not fair. The "frustrated father" of a "prep" football player at Iroquois High School  says nearly 40 states are playing high...

More than a dozen PA counties have seen election directors leave in the last year

09.21.20 | Terry Diener

Since a new law was passed to accommodate no-excuse mail-in voting across the state, several election directors or deputy directors have left their post.   The heightened concern comes after the Keystone State took weeks to report its...

Joe Biden back in the Keystone State

09.18.20 | Bob Price

The Democratic presidential hopeful was in his hometown of Scranton last night for a "drive-in" town hall event. He blamed President Trump for the high loss of life during the coronarivurs crisis. However, some were critical of the CNN event...

NY's attorney general is shutting down a fundraising operation

09.18.20 | Brandon Dickson

The group allegedly solicited donations on behalf of fake charities. On Thursday, AG Letitia James announced a multi-agency agreement that permanently bans a network from raising money for charity. Those being accused are Outreach Calling...

The PA Supreme Court has just handed Democrats two huge wins

09.18.20 | Brandon Dickson

Pleased with the outcomes, Governor Wolf says the rulings "make access to voting better." But top Republicans call the rulings "political" by a Democrat-dominated high court. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has a 5-to-2 Democratic majority. It...

Uncommon cold settles in tonight across NY and PA

09.18.20 | Brandon Dickson

Freeze warnings and frost advisories are in effect through 8 a.m. Saturday morning. It's expected to dip below freezing tonight in Cattaraugus and Allegany counties in western New York. Meteorologist Kevin Williams says those hoping for some...

NY lawmakers create petition for data on COVID-related nursing home deaths

09.17.20 | Brandon Dickson

State Senate Minority Leader Rob Ortt insists millions of New Yorkers want answers. Assemblymember Mary Beth Walsh she hopes "we can finally get to the bottom of this." State Senator Jim Tedisco has launched the online petition to support his...

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