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Maple syrup producers are holding Maple Weekends all across New York this time of year. But 2014 has been a challenging year for many of them. The frigid weather has put maple production in jeopardy this year. Frank Bauerle runs a small maple farm...
Advocates and lawmakers were in Albany to lobby for neurological research this week. They called on the legislature to restore funding to a program they say could change the lives of people living with spinal cord injuries. Heidi Greenbaum’s...
Lake Ontario now boasts some of the best sport fishing of all the Great Lakes. And it’s a big boost to residents in neighboring towns, after decades living by the long-neglected lake. The state’s Department of Environmental Conservation...
Supporters of DREAM Act legislation say they were “set up," when a hastily arranged vote on the bill in the Senate chamber late Monday led to the measure’s failure by just one vote. The focus is now shifting to Governor Cuomo....
Call for elections for empty NY legislative seats ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Advocates who want special elections to be held for 12 vacant seats in the state Legislature say minority communities are being deprived of proper representation. The New York...
Governor Cuomo’s budget includes a little-noticed cut to one part of the state’s brownfield revitalization program. That could leave many communities who relied on the program high and dry. On Elmira’s South Side, there are a lot...