A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 1-23-15

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Local lawmakers are calling for Sheldon Silver to resign as Speaker of the Assembly, following his arrest Thursday in New York City. Area Assemblyman Cliff crouch responds: (Crouch 1-23-15) Silver turned himself in to the FBI Thursday on corruption charges; he is accused of failing to disclose income he received from a second law firm, …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 1-22-15

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State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested by the FBI Today on federal corruption charges. Silver turned himself into the FBI; he is accused of failing to report income he received from an outside law firm as required. Silver has held office in the State Assembly since 1976 and has been the speaker since 1994. …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 1-22-15

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The New York Times is reporting today that assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver may be arrested today on corruption charges. Silver was under investigation for failing to report income for up to 10 years. ———————————————— The 3rd murder trial for Cal Harris will begin with Jury selection today in Schoharie County Court. Harris had 2 previous …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 1-21-15

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Governor Cuomo delivered his combined “State of the State” address & executive Budget presentation to a joint session of the legislature in Albany this afternoon. In His Summation, the Governor quoted his recently departed father & former Governor Mario Cuomo: (Cuomo 1-21-15) Cuomo is proposing about 100 proposals for the legislature to consider in the …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 1-21-15

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Governor Cuomo will give the “State of the State” speech and budget address this afternoon in Albany to a joint session of the legislature. Cuomo has revealed a few aspects of his agenda in recent days including the middle class property tax cut plan, an additional competition among upstate regions to compete for additional economic …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 1-20-15

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Governor Cuomo today said that the “State of The State” address that he will deliver tomorrow afternoon would be his most ambitious one yet: (Cuomo 1-20-15) Cuomo outlined a transportation and infrastructure plan in New York City this morning, as part of his “Opportunity Agenda 2015″ ———————————— State Police responded Sunday to a report of …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 1-20-15

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The Otsego County Sheriff’s Office arrested 35 year old Robert Guitierrez of Oneonta for allegedly performing sexual acts with a 14 year old female in the town of Milford. Gutierrez is charged with 2nd degree rape & endangering the welfare of a child, He was arraigned in the Town of Otsego Court and was sent …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 1-19-15

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Governor Cuomo Outlined a 10 Point Plan this weekend to tackle the issue of poverty across the state: (Cuomo 1-19-15) Among the proposals in the agenda, are plans to decreases costs for college for children of struggling families, a plan to increase the minimum wage in the state, along with the continuation of closing jails …

NEWS FRIDAY 1-16-15

Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies identified the person and vehicle sought in a Sands Creek Road, Town of Tompkins burglary investigation. 32-year-old Justin Biedekapp of Hancock, confessed to the crime to authorities after surveillance photos & information were released to the media. Biedekapp was charged with 2nd degree Criminal Trespass & was issued an appearance ticket …