May 02, 2013 — Cuomo makes case to delay public vote on casinos. NY's Schumer: Metal sellers should prove ownership. Frosty start for upstate NY ice cream truck season. Go to full article
According to Apple Insider, it is believed that the proposed multi-billion-dollar plant would produce components for Apple's iPhone and iPad. Microchip on fingertip. Photo: fdecomite, Creative Commons, some rights reserved
May 02, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he may soon make a major economic announcement for upstate New York as published reports say a computer plant codenamed "Project Azalea" is in negotiations to create 1,000 jobs.
Cuomo refused to say anything about the project he hinted at during a news conference Wednesday. He called it a potential "big economic development piece" for the long struggling region. Go to full article
May 01, 2013 — NY ethics board: Lopez sex report will be public. Cops: Man dies when ATV rolls off Adirondacks road. Activists expected at Vt. Statehouse for May Day. Vt. bill boosts publishers, Irene-hit businesses. Go to full article
May 01, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says state overtime pay rose nearly 11 percent last year to $529 million, continuing a costly trend since workforce cuts beginning in 2009. Go to full article
Apr 30, 2013 — Schumer: Why didn't FBI revisit Marathon suspect? Searchers unable to find man in northern NY river. Clergy jumping into NY mixed martial arts fight. NY flower growers saw slight drop in '12 business. Vermont group to seek ideas to encourage women. Go to full article
The first day of dredging to remove PCB-laden sediments from the upper Hudson River in 2009. Photo: David Chanatry.
Apr 30, 2013 — FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) General Electric Co. has filed a lawsuit against National Grid seeking money from the utility for a share of costs for the $1 billion-plus Superfund cleanup of contaminated sediment from the upper Hudson River. Go to full article
The Vermont State Capitol. Photo: Adam Fagen, Creative Commons, some rights reserved
Apr 29, 2013 — Forum set on upstate NY casino plan. Fourth season of dredging starts on Hudson River. Events begin this week for Saratoga's 150th. 30 arrested in NY during rally against drones. NY spring turkey season set to start Wednesday. Go to full article
Apr 26, 2013 — Group: Define Cuomo girlfriend's ethics standing. Cops arrest 2 suspects in $8K NY Walmart theft. Corning: $250M upstate NY emission plant expansion. Prince Philip arrives in Toronto today for short royal visit. Go to full article