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Prosecutor Questions Low Numbers On School Bullying
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York prosecutor says compliance with a state law to combat school bullying, harassment or intimidation is a ...
Sheldon Silver Balks At Disclosing Outside Income
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is declining to report his outside income on a state disclosure form, citing...
State Police Seek Owner Of Backpack Carried By David Sweat
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York State Police are seeking the public's help in locating the owner of a backpack an escaped murderer was carrying when he...
RIT Professor Wins National Award
RIT associate professor of chemistry Lea Vacca Michel has won a national award for inspiring women in the fields of science and technology. Michel is...
Ontario Beach Park Officially Open For The Summer
County Executive Maggie Brooks announced Ontario Beach Park is open for the season. From now until the end of summer, if you call the Ontario Beach...
Red Cross Campaigns To Combat Blood Shortage
The American Red Cross anticipates a blood shortage this holiday season. Spokeswoman Cara Noble says there are plenty of reasons donations drop off...
Connections: Is It Ok To Alter Events In a Memoir?
Readers of Eat, Pray, Love are asking questions after author Elizabeth Gilbert admitted to being a ‘seduction addict’ in a column she penned for the...
Road Patrols Beefed Up; Most State Road Construction Suspended For Holiday Weekend
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP & WXXI News) — Police in New York state say they will be beefing up road patrols this holiday weekend. State troopers say drivers...
Celebrating The 4th, All Weekend Long
With July 4th coming on a Saturday this year, and many people off from work on Friday, there are Independence Day activities going on from Friday...
Wage Board Could Issue Recommendation On Fast Food Pay This Month
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York state board studying whether to increase the minimum wage for fast-food workers is set to issue its recommendation...
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