The Democratic candidate for New York's 23rd Congressional District has unveiled a five-point plan to tackle the heroin and opiod epidemic in the Southern Tier

10.06.16 | Bob Price

 John Plumb of Jamestown says more resources need to be devoted to rural first responders.The former naval commander is running against incumbent Republican Tom Reed this November.

Online voter registrations are up in New York

10.05.16 | Bob Price

The state department of motor vehicles processed nearly a 150,000  applications during the month of September alone.  Of those, nearly 80,000 were first time voters. The voter registration deadline is next Friday in New York...

The Pennsylvania Health Department has unveiled a plan to improve oversight of nursing homes so that quality care continues

10.05.16 | Bob Price

Health Secretary Karen Murphy says this is not an indictment of nursing homes.  She insists Governor Tom Wolf wants "every resident in every nursing home to have access" to high quality care.      The Pennsylvania...

The race for New York's 22nd Congressional District continues to be one of the most closely watched in the Empire State

10.05.16 | Bob Price

Candidates Claudia Tenney, Kim Myers and Marty Babinec took part in a public forum at the Binghamton Rotary Club yesterday. Each outlined their plan to create more jobs in the Southern Tier. Polls show the conservative Republican, Claudia...

The looming teacher strike at Pennsylvania's state-owned universities would impact more than 112,000 students across the commonwealth

10.05.16 | Bob Price

If it happens, it would be the first strike in the 33-year-history of the state system of higher education. 5,500 professors could walk off the job as soon as Wednesday, October 19th.Faculty at the affected schools say classes will continue even...

Last Week to Register to Vote in PA for Upcoming Presidential Election

10.04.16 | Bob Price

If you still haven't registered to vote in the upcoming presidential election, time is running out. The last day to sign up to vote in Pennsylvania is Tuesday, October 11 and during this last week, Republicans and Democrats are pushing to...

NYPD official: Don't fear the creepy clowns

10.04.16 | Bob Price

Don't fear the creepy clowns. That was the message on Monday from a top New York Police Department official whose main job is protecting the city from terrorism. Asked about the unexplained spike in reports in other places of menacing by people...

Corry water leaks repaired, restrictions remain

10.04.16 | Bob Price

Corry water users were still being told to boil their water and were being asked to continue conserving it Monday even after significant weekend water leaks were repaired. "We are currently under a boil advisory," City Manager Jason Biondi...

NY eases school concerns over abuse probes

10.04.16 | Bob Price

A federal court decision led some New York schools to block child-abuse investigators from interviewing students at school without their parents' consent, according to the state Office of Children and Family Services. The state agency...

There's a water emergency in Corry, Pennsylvania

10.03.16 | Bob Price

A water main break drained the entire Corry Reservoir of 300 million gallons over the weekend. Corry Mayor Charles Campbell says the departments of public safety and health have been called to make sure residents are taken care of.It'll take up...