New York, NY, Nov 09, 2012 — Governor Cuomo delivered a sobering report on the blow superstorm Sandy has dealt New York state. The loss is "staggering", he said, with tens of billions in property damage and economic losses.
At a briefing at his Manhattan office Thursday, Cuomo also said the storm revealed "severe" vulnerabilities in the state's gasoline distribution system, and Long Island and New York city announced gas rationing would begin Friday. Go to full article
Queensbury, NY, Nov 09, 2012 — State Senator Betty Little ran unopposed this week and will once again represent a big chunk of the North Country in the state legislature. But she returns to office in a changed political landscape.
Her district has changed, absorbing a new chunk of St. Lawrence County. Her Republican Party also took major hits this week, losing the North Country's House seat and possibly possibly losing its long-standing majority in the state Senate. Go to full article
Potsdam, NY, Nov 09, 2012 — Veterans Day is this Sunday - a time to honor the service of all U.S. military veterans. A Potsdam woman traveled to a small village in France to retrace her father's... Go to full article