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The Joint Landowners Coalition of New York is demanding the release of the state’s environmental impact study on hydraulic fracturing. The landowners are threatening to take legal action if the state doesn’t release the report. The...
The stakeholders praised Governor Cuomo’s proposal to downsize state psychiatric facilities and redirect those funds to local community mental health systems. Harvey Rosenthal, Executive Director of the New York Association of Psychiatric...
NY troopers watchful over Super Bowl weekend ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state police will be watching out for drunk and distracted drivers over the Super Bowl weekend. The statewide crackdown on DWI and texting-while-driving violators starts...
The Cayuga Heights Board of Trustees have voted to allow limited bow hunting as a way to rein in the village’s deer population. The controversial new law doesn’t quite mean open season on the deer of Cayuga Heights. Liz Karns, the...
When a report was released last week showing evidence of systematic torture and killing of thousands of people by the Syrian government, it was a Syracuse University professor who did scores of interviews, and examined the evidence for that report....
NY casino siting board still not appointed ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Chances are receding that a casino siting board will be appointed by the end of January as called for by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Cuomo set a schedule for creating the board in January during...