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‘Tis the season for full bellies, warm hearts and holiday. . .beer? It’s Christmastime at the Horseheads Brewery in Horseheads, NY and that means test-tasting the Belgian-style Christmas Ale and brewing the blend released the week after...
Greg Jenkins is part of a singing quartet called the Corner Carolers. And the name fits.  Dressed like Charles Dickens’ characters, the group visits nursing homes and hospitals to share classic Christmas songs. Jenkins recently sat down...
Thousands get 2014  insurance from NY exchange ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - With insurance through New York's health exchange starting next year, thousands of policyholders have to change coverage while even more uninsured are signing up for new...
For the past 24 years Bill Bandera and his family have been providing a Christmas day meal for the people of Binghamton.  This is the first year they will be opening a second location in Endicott. Stachia Finch is hard at work. She’s a...
NY law requires collecting old thermostats ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a law requiring manufacturers of thermostats with mercury to collect their old temperature controls in an effort to keep mercury out of the...
Every year Christmas tree farmers lose a portion of their crop to a fungus that attacks the root of the tree.  As Matt Martin reports, one tree farm in the Southern Tier has started planting a species that seems to be more resistant to the...