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Connections: Are You a "Binge Watcher"?
What do our media consuming habits say about us? The pejorative term is “binge watching,” and it refers to watching an entire season of a show in one...
Lago Resort Proposal For Seneca County Gets Casino OK
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Sullivan, Schenectady and Seneca counties have been selected as sites for casinos in upstate New York, a panel announced Wednesday...
Cuomo Administration To Ban Hydraulic Fracturing
(TWC & WXXI News) At a New York state cabinet meeting Wednesday, acting state Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker and state DEC Commissioner...
Pataki "Very Seriously" Considering Run For President
NEW YORK (AP) — Republican George Pataki said he is "very seriously" considering a run for president in 2016, arguing that the nation needs a chief...
Boces Project Gets Overwhelming Approval
Voters have approved the Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES capital project. The measure on Tuesday passed by a vote of 607 to 99. The $29.2 million project...
NY Power Authority Approves Low-Cost Power Allocations
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Power Authority board of trustees has approved another round of low-cost power allocations. Thirty megawatts of...
Report Finds Local Votes on Fracking Resulted in Apparent Conflicts of Interest
A reform group studied votes taken by local governments across the state on whether to allow hydro fracking, and found numerous potential conflicts...
Connections: Lying To Kids...Even About Santa
Is it wrong to lie to kids about Santa? What about Elf on the Shelf? Yes, seriously. Author Sam Harris wrote a book called Lying, in which he says...
East House Receives Grants To Help Former Rochester Psych Patients
East House, a local organization that provides services for adults in recovery from substance abuse and mental health disorders, has been awarded...
Three Die In Ontario County Accident
Three people were killed in a three-vehicle crash in Ontario County on Tuesday morning. It happened in the Town of Phelps on State Route 14 at...
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