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An important deadline in the state’s ongoing teacher evaluation process occurs Sunday, but as Karen DeWitt reports, most schools will be missing it.  The law establishing new teacher evaluations set July 1 as the date for schools around...
ELIZABETHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Brian Houseal is stepping down after 10 years as executive director of the Adirondack Council, the Adirondack Park's largest environmental organization.      Ann Carmel, chairwoman of the board of...
New York’s politicians and major health care providers are applauding the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President Obama’s health care law.  Meanwhile, an Albany Law School expert says Chief Justice John Roberts may have...
The just concluded 2012 legislative session brought mixed results for Governor Cuomo, who is in his second year as governor.  While Cuomo and lawmakers could claim credit for a calm and functional end to the session,  the Governor had to...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency is proposing to pay for new flood-control gates in the New York State Canal System to prevent the kind of damage caused by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.    ...
There are a number of primary elections on Tuesday  federal posts, including for Congress and the US Senate, and  turn out is expected to be very low. It’s the first time in around 40 years that New York has held June primaries. The...