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Cuomo announces Competition for $1.5 Billion Upstate Revitalization Fund

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a $1.5 billion Upstate New York Economic Revitalization Competition, in which seven regions in Upstate New...

Miner, Officials Seek Funds to Spend on Infrastructure

Mayor Stephanie Miner, as well as New York state Senators John DeFrancisco and David Valesky, Assemblyman Al Stirpe, and Town of Cazenovia...

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Syracuse City Council approves “Ban the Box”

Syracuse City Council passed a Ban the Box ordinance Dec. 8 in an 8-1 vote. The legislation requires the city, and contractors working with...

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Miner Participates in New York City Mayors’ Summit on Immigration

Mayor Stephanie Miner has participated in a New York City summit of mayors from across the U.S. to discuss the implementation of President...

State Attorney General Requests Authority to Investigate Police Involved in Civilian Deaths

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has requested from Gov. Andrew Cuomo the authority to investigate and, if necessary,...

Women’s Equality Coalition Calls for New York State Pregnant Worker Protections in New York as Supreme Court hears Young v. UPS

(Albany, N.Y.)- The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the pregnancy discrimination case Young v. United Parcel Service (UPS) Dec. 4,...

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14-Year-Old Stabbed at Fowler High School

A 14-year-old student was stabbed in the parking lot of George W. Fowler High School this morning, sources say. At about 8 a.m. this...

National Guard and Volunteer Crews Remove Enough Snow in Buffalo To Prevent Widespread Flooding

Residents of Western New York are certainly no strangers to a good snowstorm every now and again, but Mother Nature’s latest joke on...

Upstate NY Farmers Ordered to Pay Hefty Fine for Refusing to Host Same-Sex Wedding on Their Property

They paid the $10,000. state civil penalty, in addition to paying $1,500 for mental anguish to the lesbian couple, Melisa and Jennie...

New York State today released the following fact sheet on the institution of State screening procedures for Ebola at JFK International Airport.

New York State Releases Fact Sheet on State Screening Protocols at JFK International Airport

New York State today released the following fact sheet on the institution of State screening procedures for Ebola at JFK International...