Cuomo said his administration is doing a “full review” of its mask policies, now that the CDC has altered its recommendations.
Cuomo said his administration is doing a “full review” of its mask policies, now that the CDC has altered its recommendations.
“The key difference between a job at McDonald’s and a job at a nursing home should be a career, that you’re beginning a career. We believe we need to build that infrastructure.”
He said he’ll discuss a further legal challenge with an attorney, but will more likely pursue a write-in campaign for mayor.
Court documents unsealed Tuesday showed the alleged crimes occurred on multiple occasions between 2016 and 2019.
Jackson said the amendment will empower citizens to go to court, if necessary, to enforce those rights.
As of June, Pennsylvania’s Department of Human Services said it had distributed $133 million in Emergency Rental Assistance program money to more than 30,500 households across the state.
Democrats on the council said they wanted a clearer plan of where the plans would be allocated.
New York is using those funds to target 117 zip codes from around the state with lower-than-average vaccination rates, though nearly 80% of those neighborhoods are in New York City or on Long Island.
“I have concerns as to the independence of the reviewers,” Cuomo said. “Is this all happening in a political system? Yes, that is undeniable.”
Schumer said over the weekend that the state was in danger of losing $2.4 billion in federal aid due to delays by the Cuomo administration in getting out the rent relief.
A pollen-sized microparticle can be fed to bees in pollen patties or a sugar syrup to help their bodies safely manage exposure to harmful pesticides.
While New York reportedly added 9,800 jobs in June, there continues to be a labor shortage across the state.
Assembly Speaker Heastie, who attended an unrelated event in Schenectady with Steck, said he’s trying to stay neutral until the impeachment inquiry concludes.
“If these batteries are really big, can we use elements, can we use materials that are not very dangerous, that are Earth abundant, that are readily available?”
Niezgoda said that smaller infractions, and unintended smuggling, are another matter for travelers to keep in mind.
“I’m at 70 percent of my normal collections. So it’s kind of hard to pay the bills when you’re collecting only 70 percent of your rents.”
The Department of Homeland Security said that the closure extension–which applies to the southern border as well–was partially motivated by the desire to minimize the spread of the highly contagious delta variant.
“Many employers are begging for assistance and what we can do is pair up these individuals and get them the training they need, through state-run programs, with willing employers to help eradicate the spectre of violence by giving them an alternative.”
“We’re starting to see it more and more. The weather patterns, I think are changing.”
Gabriel said one of her goals is to get more people, both locally and nationally, to learn about the Finger Lakes connection to women’s rights.
“Especially with that surge of the overdose numbers, it’s not going away, so why not just try it?”
Astorino, who officially announced his run for governor in May, has garnered just under $2.6 million since last September.
Alberto José Cardelle will replace Dr. Barbara Jean Morris, who stepped down in October 2020 after SUNY Oneonta became a hotspot for COVID-19 cases.
“Last year we had a lot of downtime, literally.”
“It’s great speaking with a customer, someone who lives on the Northside, who reports that they’re no longer dependent on certain medication because of access.”
Contaminants were regularly used at the plant, especially in metal finishing processes.
“Our numbers in person dwindled down to zero because we weren’t even in the building. But the reach that we made tripled.”
David is running for the seat currently held by Fred Akshar, who is not seeking reelection.
Last month, Brindisi announced he would not run for his old House seat in New York’s 22nd Congressional District.
“Our impression is that probably, you can find five percent, maybe even up to ten percent in areas, it definitely seems to be increasing.”
“Thanks to those brave victims. He’s no longer the district attorney and now he’s a convicted felon.”
“Getting these costs nailed down is really the next step.”
Collado will be the shortest tenured president in Ithaca College’s 129-year history.
Harder’s press conference came a day after Governor Andrew Cuomo instituted a statewide disaster emergency declaration on gun violence.
“I mean the government has done us wrong.”
“It’s good economic sense because that is the future. And that’s where you’re going to see all the economic development and jobs being created.”
Under the tax code section of last month’s budget agreement, any company that builds a center in the Keystone State won’t have to pay sales tax on the thousands of pieces of equipment needed.
“We can provide all the rental assistance in the world, if there’s no actual home to put someone in, then there’s no roof to put over someone’s head.”
New York’s small towns are currently receiving $104 per resident from the Rescue Plan, compared to over $1300 in states with a large unincorporated population.
“Because of the climate or the soil, there was a number of reasons that a number of people made assumptions it wouldn’t work, but no one had actually tried it.”
“It’s important that these companies pay up, it’s also important that the money go to where it was intended.”
“We have people eligible, we have money available, but no units for people to buy.”
On July 1, 1867, the confederation known historically as the Dominion of Canada became official with four provinces, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia. Six more provinces joined between 1870 and 1949. The celebration of Canada Day is complicated this year. Many people are not celebrating at all, and others are celebrating differently due to recent discoveries of the bodies of hundreds of indigenous children in unmarked graves at former Indian Residential Schools in British Columbia and Saskatchewan. On May 27, 215 bodies were discovered at a former residential school site in Kamloops, British Columbia.
“GCNR’s petition does not establish any error of law or fact to support its rehearing request.”
Broome County’s declaration will expire at 3:30 p.m., after 457 days in effect.
The firm has received more than 100,000 pages of documents to sort through as part of the inquiry, which is far-reaching and not limited to any one allegation against Cuomo.
“This legislation provides important updates to our state’s medical marijuana program to ensure that patients have improved access to medication.”
“I think this will be a magnet for small businesses to locate within the city of Binghamton because I think there’s going to be more choice for them.”
“Having an acting chief at the helm of the department right now is not causing any problems.”
The comments, drafted by the Tompkins County Office of Planning and Sustainability staff, ask the DEC to provide more specifics about implementation.
The Democrat unseated one term Rep. Claudia Tenney in 2018, but lost a rematch with her last year.
“In my view, the county taxpayers shouldn’t foot a bill for a crisis that we didn’t create.”
“Some of the places they have around here are not handicap accessible, but this one is.”
A majority of those incarcerated will rejoin the community outside of prison at some point.
Gillibrand discussed both during a stop in Ithaca on Monday.
“It was a cycle that individuals were kind of in the hamster wheel on, and some of them are just getting back to comfortable being in the stores now.”
Elmira commemorated the 20th anniversary of the first Juneteenth event in the city at Ernie Davis park.
“I think that it is our job to keep history alive by talking about it.”
“Why would you want to install 100 facilities when you can do it with three?”
“I want it to be part of the DNA of the town. I want it, I want you to feel it like I feel it.”
The legislation that created the program dictated that a minimum of 35 percent of the funds are reserved for applicants outside of New York City, but only through its first 30 days.
“Historically Black and Brown people have been locked out of owning land, and so if we own the land where particular buildings and or other services are operated, we have more of an opportunity to hold onto our resources and power within the community.”
“We’re very happy to be back again, helping to serve the rural community here in the Harpursville area.”
“Any charges or implications that somehow this is being slow walked, I can categorically deny that.”
State Police found Jason Johnson by the Susquehanna River off State Route 79 at approximately 4:30 p.m.
The FBI and Corning Police arrested Jack Kahabka, 21, Thursday and charged him with felony counts of making terroristic threats and criminal mischief.
“When I got my [citizenship], I swear to protect this country but I have the right, too, to ask my government, or my Congressman, or my president, where is my tax money going?”
Among those in opposition are union groups.
“The best reason to pay people a living wage, from an employer’s point of view, is that you’re garnering a sense of loyalty from those workers.”
Any bills passed would require Cuomo’s signature.
Around the end of March last year, CHOW served 140 households a week. At the end of May this year, 10 to 15 households received deliveries.
“I think that’s the right thing to do, but I think you will see a more formal decision from him in the coming months.”
A separate piece of legislation by Kelles could possibly come up for a final vote as soon as Monday
He was re-elected to the state senate seat in 2020.
“We’re going to try to make sure that it’s really good broadband.”
“Crisis is a very relative term, right,” she said. “What is a crisis to one person may not be a crisis to another.”
During the first 30 days, the program will prioritize those who are unemployed, those with income at or below 50 percent of area median income and other vulnerable populations at risk of homelessness.
“Yes we punish the criminals, but [make sure] that the punishment fits the crime, and that you don’t continue to pay for the crime long after you’ve done the time.”
“Our goal this year is to complete as much of the project as we can before the winter hits.”
“Today we are going to be righting that wrong,” Gounardes said. “To put a stop to the license to harass that elected officials and judges have exercised in New York for far too long.”
“When our sales tax is cut by that much it affects us, when other counties weren’t nearly as affected because the majority of their revenue comes from tax revenue.”
“The school district has trouble with their teachers getting access to the students. Some of the hospitals and medical units have trouble getting access to people in the rural areas.”
“Not only do we call for these payments to continue for the first half of the year, we also want them made retroactive to January 1.”
The change to use housing density instead of population density has some urban planners on edge.
“We saw drugmakers raising already exorbitant prices on hundreds of drugs while families faced unprecedented health challenges and financial insecurity.”
Gillibrand, a member of Congress’s Special Committee on Aging, said making long-term care more accessible and affordable is among her top priorities.
Several other schools across New York are also requiring immunizations.
“Making polluters pay. That’s what we want to do.”
“Obviously people not coming for prevention or care doesn’t help the situation, but I wouldn’t say the pandemic is fully to blame for the increase.”
“I think it’s important for the money to be for all the different points that address human needs.”
“It’s the communities and the connectedness that we have within those communities. It’s the jobs that we have access to. It’s the type of income we have.”
The New Jersey Devils announced last month they did not plan to continue their affiliation in Binghamton.
Binghamton is “still moving forward” with the audit.
“That’s a personal decision, but it’s my job as a teacher to provide you with the information so you can look up the specifics, or we can look them up together.”
“This will just continue and boost the work that we’re doing. And give us more work to do.”
The draft plan focuses on a broad array of areas that largely focus on limiting the amount of phosphorus running into the lakes
Pennsylvania’s Attorney General made the announcement on Friday.
“I’m surprised they’re not sending vans to weigh stations or rest areas and putting up signs to say, ‘Truck drivers, stop here and get your one-shot vaccine. One-shot and go.’”
“You get the ten people, we’ll come with the vaccines.”
If passed, a moratorium would be the first statewide restriction on cryptocurrency mining in the U.S.
Roughly a quarter of Steuben County residents experiencing poverty are under the age of 18.
“Dr. Mullaney has successfully guided our many College constituencies through a myriad of challenges including the onset of and operations during the Covid-19 pandemic.”
The relief fund sets aside $2.1 billion for those who lost work during the pandemic, but, due to immigration status, were ineligible for unemployment benefits or federal stimulus checks.
“We’ve seen people who haven’t been able to work for an extended period of time.”
The governor was also asked about allegations of sexual misconduct and the state losing a congressional seat
“That campaign of division and resentment is really toxic to just the everyday functioning of the campus”
“Reading more about what happened with that just really angered me. Watching the board meeting on Tuesday, seeing all the board members—just one Black person on there.”
Under the new cannabis laws, police cannot use the smell of cannabis to initiate a search in most circumstances.
The vote comes hours after Mayor Rich David announced an agreement to “formally end” privatization plans
“This early in the process of vaccine administration, to have difficulty filling appointments is concerning.”
Molino was hired by the county legislature in January 2018.
“Whether you find yourself agreeing or disagreeing with the conversations taking place in the book, they are conversations that are happening in our communities and should not be ignored.”
“We’re excited to move forward and we can’t wait to start building.”
Environmental advocates have been pushing back against the proposal.
“Even if the court ends up dismissing the violation, that one day or few days that you spend in jail are enough to lose your job.”
“You know, some will cite this incident as proof that the practice of armed police responding to a domestic matter should end. Others will say that if unarmed social workers had responded, we may now be mourning a dead child.”
“We don’t have the availability of doses like the state does that we can swap what we had today with a different type of vaccine.”
“And looking at the resolution that was presented I looked and said ‘well this is a much bigger issue here than just a particular project.’”
“Why house us with somebody we can constantly contract it [from] every time a new intake person comes in.”
According to the council president, the issue will be taken up at a work session later this month
Last month, the Washington Post reported on alleged sexual misconduct by Reed
The council plans to reconvene Monday, April 12 at 6 p.m. to resume consideration of agreement.
Students with medical and religious exemptions will be accommodated.
“A car just went by, hopefully not crushing any amphibians.”
Wednesday’s meeting will be conducted over Zoom and will begin at 6 p.m..
The Broome County Sheriff said half of the jail’s staff has refused to get one.
The press conference Monday was held at the Hill Top Inn overlooking City of Elmira and the Chemung River and primarily centered around relief for restaurants in the most recent COVID bill.
“This budget will set the trajectory for the state for the next 10 years.”
“If what the governor is alleged to have done is true, it’s a clear violation of public officers laws.”
The announcement comes as the university is still under a “yellow alert” issued in mid-March following an uptick in COVID prevalence.
If the budget is not adopted by Monday, 39,000 state workers, many in health care and correctional facilities, may see their April 8 paychecks delayed.
“We are all human and we have to help each other, understand each other, and try to make sense of life.”
“Why is it state-sentenced inmates are being punished by not getting the same treatment as every other state inmate all because we’re housed in county jails?”
“Freedom from torture is the most basic of human rights, and yet every year tens of thousands of New Yorkers are subjected to it in the form of solitary confinement.”
The legislature is proposing $7 billion dollars in new taxes on the wealthy and corporations, and $4 billion dollars more in school aid.
A task force will now take over the work for designing how the new overarching Department of Public Safety would work.
The commonwealth has been vaccinating 83,000 people every day for the last several weeks, according to Department of Health data.
An estimated $350 million in annual revenue is expected from the 13 percent sales tax on the drug, with 40 percent of the revenue going to a community reinvestment fund.
So far, most councilors have not explicitly said how they’ll vote on the resolution.
“I’m not talking about stopping a guy from sitting in his backyard and smoking a joint. Honestly, I really don’t care. But I know people are going to get in traffic crashes and they’re going to die.”
“So when is the next meeting? What is the next step? We don’t have that.”
“As we continue to expand eligibility, New York will double down on making the vaccine accessible for every community to ensure equity.”
“I certainly believe a significant number of their concerns of the federal government, the Department of Justice, are going to be addressed by the actions we’re taking and have been taking since the election was concluded.”
By late 2022, adults in the state would be able to buy cannabis in retail stores, and could also sample the drug in tasting rooms.
“A voice calling for justice does not need to be in perfect English.”
“For every officer when you get their badge number, you should be able to look up their service record, and it should be easy.”
“Nobody should have to experience the retaliation that I’ve faced in the last few months.”
Salsman denies the allegations and has moved to dismiss the charges
Nick Langworthy spoke in Binghamton on Wednesday
“It really, truly, is a Norman Rockwell experience.”
“I get the frustration of the callers, we do understand decorum, but again, setting the tone without being condescending is important.”
The company cited what it called a “divisive local political climate.”
Reed will also abandon exploring a 2022 bid for New York Governor.
The allegations were reported by The Washington Post.
“I feel much more comfortable about that scenario than I would around rushed budget negotiations that would be based off of the Governor’s position.”
“It wasn’t inclusive and they didn’t listen to any of the needs of people of color.”
The mass vaccination sites are an addition to those already in operation across New York, including in Johnson City.
“They feel very vulnerable because they are homebound and obviously have health issues and they feel like they would be at high risk.”
A few dozen protestors stood outside the meeting holding signs as members of the planning board entered the building.
“At no time did any state official ask for my support for the governor in exchange for help with the pandemic.”
Jason Garnar said on Facebook he is feeling fine and does not have any symptoms
Fourteen of the state’s nineteen Congressional Democrats also released statements calling on the governor to resign Friday.
“We really hope that we’ll begin receiving additional allotments so that we can become a larger player in that group of vaccinators.”
Reed accused the president of not negotiating with congressional Republicans on the stimulus measure.
No House Republicans voted in favor of the bill.
“This may be an uphill battle for us, but we’re starting it.”
We’re waiting for the dust to settle on the federal level,” Gregoire said. “I think the Congressional Budget Office, CBO is going to come out with some more updated numbers for everyone.