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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Sections of several state parks in central New York are closed for the season because of damage caused by last week's heavy rains and flooding. The regional director for state parks in the Finger Lakes tells the Ithaca...
While New York State has seen job growth in 26 of the past 31 months, the Southern tier has lagged behind. Governments in the Southern Tier shed more than 5,000 public sector jobs during July, a loss of almost 9 percent of the total government...
"I want to see kids do something better with themselves." Damascus Ocasio was somebody who could have gone either way. The 18-year-old Binghamton native thought about joining a gang when he was younger. His friends with large families...
NEW YORK (AP) — Eliot Spitzer has a wide lead over Democratic rival and Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer in the first poll conducted largely since the New York City comptroller rivals faced off in heated debates. The Quinnipiac (...
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - New York Secretary of State Cesar Perales is planning a visit to the Groundswell Incubator Farm just outside Ithaca. The 10-acre farm gives beginning farmers access to land, along with production support and advice from...
Upstate company ITT Exelis has been given a two-million-dollar polishing machine that generates industrial lenses with virtually no imperfections. Dan Adams is the Director of precision optics at Exelis in Rochester. He says the lenses finished in...