“We’re starting to see it more and more. The weather patterns, I think are changing.”
“We’re starting to see it more and more. The weather patterns, I think are changing.”
“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.
“We’re holding them accountable and delivering more than $1 billion more into New York communities ravaged by opioids for treatment, recovery, and prevention efforts.”
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.
“I mean the government has done us wrong.”
“Gun Violence is not only taking a human toll. It’s taking an economic toll. So we have no choice but to address it. It’s the right thing to do.”
“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.”
“It’s important that these companies pay up, it’s also important that the money go to where it was intended.”
“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.
“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.”
A majority of those incarcerated will rejoin the community outside of prison at some point.
“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.”
“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.
In May, the governor announced the fair would be open at 50% capacity, but with record low infection rates and an almost 70% vaccination rate, Cuomo said it’s time to open the gates all the way.
“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.
In a statement, Senator Stewart-Cousins said talks continue on some issues and the Senate would return to act on them if “necessary”.
For the second year in a row, the New York State Capitol has been off limits to visitors, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, facing multiple scandals, is largely isolated from the negotiations.
“We need school districts and superintendents to marry civil disobedience with common sense. And that is no masks for the rest of the year.”
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.”
A top sticking point for the New York Health Act, which would create a universal, single-payer health care system in New York, is opposition from public sector labor leaders.
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.
“The local law has to be adopted on or before Dec. 31, 2021. That’s coming up really quickly. It’s like a one or done shot. If you adopt it on Jan. 1, it has no effect.”
“We’re going to try to make sure that it’s really good broadband.”
“Our goal this year is to complete as much of the project as we can before the winter hits.”
“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.”
“All we’re doing is asking the officials of the state of New York, in their capacity, is to serve and protect, and not harm and kill.”
78% of New Yorkers want the option, implemented during the pandemic, to be made permanent in New York.
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.”
The governor says it’s still OK to continue to wear a mask, if you feel more comfortable doing so.
Since March 2020, the border has been closed to all “non-essential” traffic, and the shutdown has been extended on a monthly basis since then. Currently, the closure remains in effect through Friday, May 21.
“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
“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.
“This does not kneecap the governor such that the governor isn’t able to operate as an executive.”
“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.
“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.
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“We’re excited to move forward and we can’t wait to start building.”
60% approve the Democrat’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic and about half (51%) do not believe Cuomo should resign.
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
The council plans to reconvene Monday, April 12 at 6 p.m. to resume consideration of agreement.
“A car just went by, hopefully not crushing any amphibians.”
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.”
“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?”
A task force will now take over the work for designing how the new overarching Department of Public Safety would work.
So far, most councilors have not explicitly said how they’ll vote on the resolution.
“So when is the next meeting? What is the next step? We don’t have that.”
“For every officer when you get their badge number, you should be able to look up their service record, and it should be easy.”
Salsman denies the allegations and has moved to dismiss the charges
“It really, truly, is a Norman Rockwell experience.”
“We’ll consider the use of subpoenas to ensure the documents are produced and there isn’t any obstruction or any destruction of documents.”
“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.
“It wasn’t inclusive and they didn’t listen to any of the needs of people of color.”
“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.”
There were calls for de-escalation and non-violence within both of the groups.
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.”
“This may be an uphill battle for us, but we’re starting it.”
“A month ago we were struggling to get people into appointments, but that’s not the case anymore.”
If the hemlocks are killed off, or even severely damaged, they could tumble into gorges, bringing severe erosion into many of the watersheds feeding the lakes, and in turn the lakes themselves.
“As we have gone through the last year of understanding about systematic racism and historic trauma, it’s time for us to address these historic harms within New York State and within Haudenosaunee territory.”
Gov. Cuomo announced 10 new sites across the state on Monday.
“I do not understand the objection to recognizing the Equal Rights Amendment as part of the constitution.”
“They know the people in the church, and when you pick a location like that, it helps put more people at ease.”
“Your next mayor will not only need to ensure public safety, maintain the roads and bridges, upkeep the parks, and manage your sewer and water service.”
Reed also told reporters Wednesday that if he declared candidacy for governor, he would not seek reelection to Congress
“We’re just bringing the vaccinations to them in a very low-threshold manner.”
“It’s through those outreach calls and those tele-dental visits that we are finding a lot of kids that are having acute issues because they’ve gone without regular preventative care for so long.”
After one year of pandemic, over 38,000 New Yorkers have died of the virus so far and more than one and a half million were sickened.
Cuomo, who is already under fire for withholding data that showed twice as many nursing home residents died of COVID-19 than was previously disclosed, denies both allegations.
“We need to have Narcan in everybody’s hands.”
“We said at the beginning that we will put these shots into arms as quickly as we get the doses, and that’s exactly what we’re doing.”
The Democrat has served as mayor since 2015
“The job is just very different than it was 50 years ago or 30 years ago. A ton of what we ask our officers to do may not be considered traditional police work.”
“That’s no way to run government. That’s no way to have an actively participating legislature.”
“Not everyone’s going to have that primary care person to go to for any of their health care needs.”
Cases of the variant were reported in Tompkins County in January and earlier this month.
“If we can make it easy instead of more difficult, we might be able to address what’s happening with the overdose rate.”
In a rare concession, Cuomo said the state was wrong to stonewall lawmakers and members of the media on that data, saying it created a void for disinformation and “conspiracy theories.”
“Transportation’s a huge problem for them to get here. The winter’s been harder.”
“Crucial information should never be withheld from entities that are empowered to pursue oversight. This was always about getting the truth and allowing information to guide our response.”
“We speak with our healthcare partners weekly and we all are seeing a decrease in demand for testing, which is a really good sign.”
“The sooner we get this investigation started, the sooner we can get justice and the sooner we can get information to make sure that this never happens again.”
The numbers confirm a report by State Attorney General Tish James, who said the state undercounted nursing home hospital deaths by 50%.
“It is time to close the book on this election and focus on building a better community and more united Country for our children.”
“We say that the rent eats first. People are prioritizing paying rent over paying for food, or for medicine that they might need like an inhaler or insulin.”
“It got to the point that we realized we were going to have to cut back on the amount that we give to people and we really had to ration our supplies.”
Chad Salsman allegedly brought clients into his private office under the guise of discussing their case and used his knowledge of their vulnerabilities to negate their consent and sexually assault them.
According to Feeding America, 50 million people nationally may experience food insecurity because of COVID-19.
“We have already seen the terrible consequences of poor water quality on communities across New York and we can’t afford to repeat our mistakes.”
The system, which brought tremendous amounts of snow and rain to California, dumped heavy snow in the Midwest. New York is expected to get more than a foot of snow.
If all goes according to the schedule laid out by Justice Scott DelConte, voters in the district can expect to have a representative in Congress next week at the earliest.
“Clearly, some facilities were not prepared to handle outbreaks through early and effective training or staffing.”
“This is not any one person’s battle. This is such a huge undertaking and it really takes a community to encircle these survivors, to empower them.”
“Now, the states will know what they’re getting every week for the next three weeks, and we’re getting 16-17% more.”
Representatives for Republican Claudia Tenney and Democrat Anthony Brindisi must now wait until Friday, at the earliest, to find out which candidate is closer to claiming the seat.
They say it will be important to find ways for solar farms to store and control how much energy they release to the grid.
“There’s no doubt in my mind where I’m going with this: every legal vote means every legal vote.”
Despite issues with the federal response to COVID, it was much faster than other medical emergencies.
“We’re trying to do everything we can to make sure everyone has an opportunity to get a vaccination that is eligible, whether they have transportation or not.”
It was discovered the Board failed to process over 2,400 voter registration applications that were filed on time through the state DMV website.
“It’s like fighting a battle and knowing that your weapon can help destroy the enemy, but you’re short on the weapons.”
It doesn’t take seeing someone in person to have a connection. Video and phone calls can be just as helpful.
New York NOW’s Dan Clark hosted live coverage of the address along with analysis of the address with David Lombardo, host of The Capitol Pressroom on public radio, and Amanda Fries from the Times Union.
Although the trend is heading in the right direction, John Barry, Executive Director of the Southern Tier AIDS Program, said the state’s ballooning budget has impacted some harm reduction programs and resulted in new infections.
“We were waiting for this for a long time and everything. It’s like a big sigh of relief for me.”
“As the ash borer population increases and the tree health declines, they become a safety hazard.”
“To allow the president of the United States to incite this attack without consequence is a direct threat to the future of our democracy.”
“We cannot wait until summer to turn the lights back on the arts and provide a living wage for artists. We will not let the curtain fall on their careers, or on the future of our cities.”
“We’re all ready to go, but we can only give out the vaccine that we actually have in our hands.”
“I am absolutely floored by how inaccessible this is to an ordinary person. The learning curve has been really, really steep.”
Brindisi filed his latest election bid for New York’s 22nd Congressional District with the Federal Election Commission on Friday.
“I’m confident we’re going to get through the next 13 days in a safe and secure fashion”
“What happened at the U.S. Capitol yesterday was an insurrection against the United States, incited by the president.”