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A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-29-15

Governor Cuomo invites Sidney area residents to participate in the State Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program on Wednesday August 12th at 6:00 PM at the Sidney High School Auditorium. Each family that attends will receive a Disaster Preparedness Backpack containing … Continue reading

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P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-6-15

This weekend, clocks get pushed ahead 1 hour as part of Daylight Savings Time, & the Firemen’s Association of New York urges all New Yorkers to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to ensure that they are functioning properly. … Continue reading

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P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-3-15

Assemblyman Carl Heastie of the Bronx is expected to be voted in as the new Assembly Speaker today in Albany. The 47-year-old democrat will succeed Sheldon Silver, who resigned from the position after 21 year, following his recent arrest on … Continue reading

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A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 1-21-15

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 … Continue reading

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P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 12-31-14

Governor Cuomo signed legislation designed to improve the ability of workers and the Department of Labor to tackle wage theft in New York State. The legislation improves on the 2010 Wage Theft Prevention Act, it contains additional improvements in retaliation … Continue reading

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A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-30-14

New York’s minimum wage will increase by 75 cents Wednesday, to $8.75 an hour. The raise is part of a series of three annual changes that began last year, following passage by the state legislature. ————————————— 27-year-old Duncan Kent of … Continue reading

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