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Broome County is putting in place an austerity plan after projected sales tax revenues fell short during the first quarter of 2014. The plan calls for cutting $2.1 million out of this year’s budget. The county originally projected $31.5...
After a devastating fire burned through the Ellis Brothers Furniture store last month, engineers determined the 100-year old building must come down. The owners aren’t sure what will happen to the site. The stretched out arm of an excavator...
Governor Cuomo continues to face a challenge from the left leaning members of his own party, that will play out at the end of the week in the Working Families Party convention.  In addition, a progressive Democrat and wealthy businessman who...
Many jails run work programs for inmates, allowing them to earn money and spend time productively. In Allegany County, jail officials are hoping to reduce an inmate’s likelihood of returning by having them raise pheasants. One of the inmates,...
Now that the major party political conventions are over, state officials are shifting their focus back to the remaining issues in the legislative session, which ends in four weeks. But politics will still be front and center in the waning days of...
In the past few years, the Marcellus Shale has rapidly become one of the most productive gas plays on the planet. But for many people in Southeastern Pennsylvania, the boom has been out-of-sight and out-of-mind. Until now. Pennsylvania’s most...