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NYS Officials Outline Flood Plans
Governor Cuomo on Saturday highlighted flood preparedness measures at New York State’s emergency response headquarters in Alden, Erie County. He says...
Most Thruway Exits Open Now
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP...
Flooding Is New Threat In Buffalo
BUFFALO (AP) After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out,...
Thruway Reopens; Fears Of Flooding As Temperatures Rise
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A stretch of the New York State Thruway closed by a snowfall totaling up to 7 feet reopened Friday for the first time since...
Connections: Healthy Friday - Poverty Related Illness
Western New Yorkers living in poverty are at a higher risk for many chronic and life-threatening illnesses. High rates of miscarriage, infant...
Connections: Healthy Friday - Hospital Readmissions
When patients come back to the hospital for a second time after a surgery or emergency room visit, it has tremendous costs. These costs affect no one...
Per Diem Reform Could be on A Special Session Agenda
State lawmakers are pushing for their first pay raise in fifteen years, and they say in exchange, they might even be willing to give up the practice...
National Adoption Day in Rochester
Four children were "officially" adopted by their new families during a National Adoption Day Ceremony at the Hall of Justice today. National Adoption...
NYS Thruway to Reopen
CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (AP) _ Governor Andrew Cuomo says the 132-mile section of the Thruway closed since Tuesday because of a massive lake-effect snow...
Man Found Dead in Snow Storm Tried To Get Help, But None Came, According to Family
ALDEN, N.Y. (AP) _ The family of a western New York man who died inside his snowbound vehicle says he called for assistance several times but help...
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