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The New York State Senate finished it’s work on the state budget in an overnight session at the Capitol.  The governor and legislative leaders decided to abide by the normal procedures and let the budget bills “age” for three...
The new state budget that lawmakers are enacting this week contains a tax package that includes both tax breaks and tax increases. The spending plan comes just two months after Governor Cuomo  said there would NOT be any new taxes in the budget...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders say they've come up with a plan to ensure that school district teacher-evaluation systems remain in place until they're re-negotiated. Monday's agreement addresses a concern...
GETZVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Bank of America Corp. is shutting down its mortgage processing facility in western New York, with about 500 people expected to lose their jobs as another bank takes on about half of the 1,200 working there now. The Buffalo...
It’s a creation expected to reduce the cost of heating and cooling for homes and businesses.  It took five years for University at Buffalo Professor Sarbajit Banerjee and his students to invent a window film that repels heat from the sun...
UPDATE: 11:22 AM--A provision in the state budget regarding re-registration for the STAR property tax rebate is not final until signed into law if it is included in the final budget, according to an automated phone greeting at the New York State...