Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Every day, WXXI News Director Julie Philipp checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.
- Buffalo: City mourns Marvin Hamlisch, dead at 68
- Rochester: Classy Cal Ripken Jr. returns to Rochester roots
- Finger Lakes: Inergy, Wal-Mart want tax assessments lowered in Schuyler County
- Syracuse: Fast Trains: Upstate rail languishes while politicians debate
- Albany: Albany, Troy join rising wave of municipalities, and the state, in borrowing for pension bills
- New York City: Instead of Industrial Giants, Brooklyn Has Niche Factories