Albany, NY, Feb 26, 2013 — As the gun control debate continues to dominate political discourse state- and nationwide, a stepped-up battle over abortion here in New York isn't getting as much attention.
In his 2013 State of the State address, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo made a passionate appeal to the legislature to pass his Women's Equality Act, a 10-point proposal that includes enactment of the Reproductive Health Act. But so far, Cuomo hasn't put forth his version of the bill, leaving people on both sides of the abortion debate wondering what, exactly, the governor will propose.
In the meantime, discussion about the Senate's version of the bill has ramped up. Go to full article
Potsdam, NY, Feb 26, 2013 — Many 16-year-olds might dream about starting their own business. But it takes a special kind of teenager to turn an operation launched in his parents' basement into a six-figure profit earner in just four years. After succeeding wildly with his web development and design company, North Shore Solutions, Clarkson University junior Matthew Turcotte, now age 20, is embarking on his second venture: commercial real estate. Go to full article
Albany, NY, Feb 26, 2013 — State lawmakers return to Albany later this week, and have just over three weeks to meet a self-imposed deadline to finish the state budget. Negotiations on a spending plan... Go to full article
Canton, NY, Feb 26, 2013 — The days are lengthening, but there's still plenty to see in the night sky. St. Lawrence University astronomer Aileen O'Donoghue joins Todd Moe to talk about the Snow Moon,... Go to full article