Government

Class Action Lawsuit Over Childcare Costs

The Empire Justice Center is filing a class action lawsuit against New York State on behalf of low-income families who receive subsidized child care.

Senator Alesi Named to Monserrate Committee

NY Sen. James Alesi says Sen. Monserrate should not be automatically expelled following his conviction on a misdemeanor charge.

Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks Releases Budget Plan

Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks is releasing her 2010 county budget proposal Tuesday morning.

Developers Show Plans for Midtown Tower

Officials unveiled plans today for the $71-million Midtown Tower project, which includes residential and commerical space.

Governor Paterson Releases Plan to Cut Budget

Governor David Paterson is proposing nearly three billion dollars in across-the-board spending reductions in the current year's budget.

NYS Budget Gap Growing

New York State Comptroller says the deficit could reach $4.1 billion by the end of the fiscal year if corrective action is not taken soon.

County Breaking Ground on a New Crime Lab

Monroe County is breaking ground Tuesday morning on a $30-million crime lab at the corner of S. Plymouth and W. Broad Streets.