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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has decided not to appeal a federal judge’s decision to strike down the state’s ban on gay marriage. Courthouses around the state are accepting the applications of same-sex couples for marriage licenses...
Voters in New York went to the polls yesterday to cast ballots on local school budget proposals. Timothy Kremer of the state school board association says most districts stayed below Governor Cuomo’s two percent property tax cap. "And the...
Officials in Albany County acknowledge that trains carrying crude oil pose a significant risk. And they also admit that, depending on the nature of any accident, there’s little they can do. “It would be almost unrealistic to think that...
Cooperstown preps for visit from President Obama COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The home of the National Baseball Hall of Fame is getting ready for a visit this week from President Barack Obama. The president announced during his weekly radio...
Wind turbine company, NextEra Energy, is considering whether to build a $200 million dollar wind energy project in the town of Catlin in Chemung County. The town board is finalizing the details of a new zoning law that will allow the project to move...
Heavy rains caused flash flooding last week in Penn Yan and parts of Yates County. Governor Cuomo declared a state of emergency for the county. A week later, residents are scrambling to get estimates on the damages in hopes of securing federal...