Small Business Task Force Issues Recommendations

Governor Paterson is seeking to improve relationship between state government and small businesses.

President Barack Obama Talks to the Nation

Tue, 12/01/2009 - 8:00pm

President Obama unveils his Afghan strategy in this address.

Marcellus Shale Summit Underway in Olean

Some people are calling it a "modern-day gold rush."   It's a huge reserve of natural gas located thousands of feet below the surface from West Virginia to New York's Southern Tier and the Catskills.

Lean Times for Retailers

The recession continues to effect retail in New York State.

Retailers say they're keeping inventory low, and employment flat this year.

Cornell Hosting Summit on Marcellus Shale Project

Cornell University is hosting a summit on natural gas drilling in New York.

Alternative Court Causing Controversy

New York lawmakers relaxed the Rockefeller Drug laws, and created a new court for drug-addicted defendants.

Retailers Should Expect Ho-Hum Holiday Season

Poll shows New Yorkers are not planning to spend any more - or less - this holiday season compared to last year.

Open Door Mission Prepping for Holiday Meal

Rochester's Open Door Mission is preparing its annual Thanksgiving Day feast.

U of R Turning Federal Stimulus Dollars into Research

The University of Rochester has received $35-million for research activities.

Long Lines for Flu Clinics in Monroe County

Monroe County Health Dirctor Andrew Doniger says county will address long lines at flu clinics.