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Violinist Uli Speth and pianist Maxim Pakhomov present a concert of music by Mozart, Vaughan Williams, JS Bach, and Schubert on Sunday, September 9th at 3pm in the Phelps Mansion Museum, 191 Court St. More details here
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Town officials and landowners eager for shale gas drilling to begin in southern New York are pressing Gov. Andrew Cuomo to approve an environmental review that's been four years in the making. More than 40 towns have passed...
NEW YORK (AP) - A colossal international effort has yielded the first comprehensive look at how our DNA works, an encyclopedia of information that will rewrite the textbooks and offer new insights into the biology of disease. For one thing, it may...
New York State is poised to issue its final plans for regulating hydrofracking. But even with a decision imminent, there’s no guarantee this controversy will die down. “We’re going to scrutinize them with the fine-tooth comb, and...
There are signs that the state’s finances are getting healthier, but local governments in New York continue to flounder. Governor Cuomo and his budget director, Robert Megna announced that the state finally got an upgrade in an assessment from...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The state Health Department is awarding $2 million to 21 hospitals, health centers, medical practices, and physicians to address the need for qualified health care providers in underserved communities. The grants announced...