Following yesterday’s widespread internet outage that impacted more than 11 million customers at Time Warner, Governor Cuomo has directed the New York State Department of Public Service to investigate the outage as part of its review of Comcast’s proposed merger with Time Warner. The Department will also review whether the outage affected Time Warner’s provision of telephone service in any way. The Department will also include its analysis of this event in its ongoing study of the telecom industry which is exploring potential changes to telephone, internet and cable services.
New state regulations will prevent the introduction and spread of invasive species and help to preserve New York’s ecosystems, according to state DEC Commissioner Joe Martens. The rules with the lists of prohibited and regulated species, may be viewed at dec.ny.gov/regulations.
The Binghamton Senators, in conjunction with the American Hockey League, announced today the full 2014-15 regular season schedule, which will see the B-Sens open their season against the Worcester Sharks in front of their home crowd, at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena on Saturday, October 11th at 7:05 p.m. More information is available at bsens.com
The Bainbridge-Guilford Central School will hold a Board of Education Meeting today in the District Conference Room at 6:30 PM. The business portion of the meeting will start at 7:00 PM.