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The City of Binghamton has pledged to seek an end to homelessness among the city’s veterans. The first step, announced Friday, is the formation of a blue ribbon commission. The city doesn’t know how many veterans are homeless and needs...
New York casino applicants to make public pitches ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Developers seeking state permission to open casinos in upstate New York are set to present their plans before a state board. The New York Gaming Facility Location Board plans two...
The Southern Tier Food Bank provides food to 1 in 4 of the region’s residents. That’s according to a recent study from that organization, which distributes food to 160 non-profits in the area. The study looked into the demographics of...
And now to New York's North Country. In the congressional race there, Social Security and Medicare have been central issues, with Democrat Aaron Woolf and Republican Elise Stefanik sparring over the future of those highly popular programs. But...
90 layoffs in Pennsylvania processing plant sale HAZLETON, Pa. (AP) — Ninety employees of a northeastern Pennsylvania plant will be laid off as part of a deal expected to become final in the first half of next year. The (Hazleton) Standard-...
The City of Ithaca Common Council has approved a $100,000 grant for SWAT team gear for the city’s police department. The decision came amid protests from community members and a national outcry over the militarization of police departments....