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42 min ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
NY board to weigh rules for workers who get tips NY board to weigh rules for workers who get tips Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rTPOc6 New York plans to hold public hearings on regulations governing service workers who get tips and have base pay lower than the state's hourly minimum wage.
4 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester
The New York Attorney General's Office says it will take applications to help Land Banks restore abandoned properties with up to $20 million.
Endicott man arrested with heroin, cash Ryan J. McPartland faces felony drug charges, law enforcement officials say Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rUAZGg An Endicott man faces felony drug charges after being arrested Thursday with a cache of heroin and other controlled substances, law enforcement officials said.
Dangerous hogweed spreading in Tompkins Giant hogweed has been identified at 79 locations in the Southern Tier.
Broome County real estate transactions These deeds for $10,000 and more were filed in the Broome County Clerk's office July 14-18 Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rTHppe These deeds for $10,000 and more were filed in the Broome County Clerk's office from July 14 to 18. These deeds for $10,000 and more were filed in the ... (more)
Schumer asks U.S. for Broome bus funding Senator supports county's bid for federal transportation money Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rToFpI Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., the Senate Democratic Policy Committee chairman, is surrounded by reporters as he emerges from a caucus luncheon at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, ... (more)
Southern Tier dams get federal funds for rehab, safety Dams around the Southern Tier will get federal funds for rehab, safety assessments.
Police: Trio caused $4K in damage to vehicles Three men are accused of drilling into gas tanks at a Town of Chenango car dealership.
Broome County District Attorney Gerald Mollen disputed reports that he threatened to resign over frustration with the governor's office involvement with the now-defunct Moreland Commission.
The Buzz: Breastfeeding benefits both mom and child The New York State health department says breastfeeding has benefits for both mother and child Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rLqJ35 Breastfeeding is a right for mothers in New York State, and according to the state health department, it has numerous benefits as well.
Vandalism of county-owned properties costly to Broome Cost in 2013 exceeded budget by $13,000 Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rL89Id The former Big Lots on State Street, Binghamton, is owned by Broome County, and has been the site of vandalism that taxpayers have had to cover.
Police: Probation visit reveals meth lab Probation officers found a meth lab in the home during a routine visit, police said.
Police: Drunk driver crashed into tree in Dickinson The tree toppled over and nearly struck a house, police said.
Substitute teacher charged in Vestal drug, gun bust An anonymous tip about suspected drug activity at 904 Vestal Road led to four arrests.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:24 am
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