Take A Look At The Full List Of Breweries Attending Snommegang
Have you picked up your tickets yet to Snommegang? This is your chance to taste some of the best brews upstate New York has to offer all at one place.
NY State Tackles Surprise Out-of-Network Medical Bills
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York has decided that starting next year, patients will be protected against surprise out-of-network medical bills that have pushed some toward personal bankruptcy. The measure, signed into law this week, is scheduled to take effect next April 1st...
Holiday Crackdown On Drunken Driving
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Law enforcement officials around the state will be out in force during the long holiday weekend to crack down on drunken driving. Sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols will be in place to deter drunk driving...
Hunters Find Human Remains
CHENANGO, N.Y. (AP) — Human remains found in a wooded area in upstate New York have been identified as a sex abuse suspect who disappeared after posting bail. The Binghamton Press and Sun-Bulletin reports that the body of 54-year-old Paul Terwilliger was identified by dental records...
Gillibrand Proposal Stalled In Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has secured public support from nearly half the Senate for her proposal to give victims of rape and sexual assault in the military an independent route outside the chain of command for prosecutions...
New Yorkers Eligible For Tax Credits
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A new national study estimates 779,000 New Yorkers are eligible for tax credits that would reduce premium payments for insurance coverage they can buy through the state's new insurance exchange. The Kaiser Family Foundation analysis shows 17 million people, now uninsured or who buy insurance individually, will be eligible for credits when coverage starts in 2014...
Election Watch, 2013
(AP) A light turnout is expected across Central New York today at the polls, with state voters deciding on a proposal that would authorize seven Las Vegas-style casinos in the state. The Cuomo administration has touted the proposal as a revenue generator but critics say the revenue estimates are overly optimistic. Voters are also deciding mayoral races in most of the state's larger cities. Read M
Department of Environmental Conservation Focuses on Website
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is beefing up its web site. The DEC will make information available online for nearly 2,000 remedial sites.
New York Hunters Consulted by D.E.C.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state Department of Environmental Conservation has launched a statewide survey of deer hunters to get their opinions on the new deer management plan.
National Guard Sent to Aid Mohawk Valley Flood Victims
UTICA, N.Y. (AP) — Contingent of New York National Guard soldiers has been sent to the Mohawk Valley to help with the recovery from the past week's flooding. State military officials say about 180 engineers with heavy equipment and 50 military police were getting to work Wednesday with residents and businesses to clean up and repair flood damage...