Monthly Archives: April 2016

  • Mets set record with 12-run inning; Cespedes drives in 6

    Mets set record with 12-run inning; Cespedes drives in 6 pNEW YORK — Yoenis Cespedes and the New York Mets have broken a franchise record by scoring 12 runs in one inning./ppCespedes set a club mark with six RBIs in the third Friday night against the San Francisco Giants,…

  • Bloomberg tells graduates to be wary of partisan politics

    Bloomberg tells graduates to be wary of partisan politics pANN ARBOR, MI — Businessman and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has told graduates at the University of Michigan to be wary of partisan politics and intolerance./ppBloomberg delivered Saturday’s spring commencement address at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor./ppCalling…

  • Photos: Hindu Center hosts health fair

    Photos: Hindu Center hosts health fair COLONIE – The Hindu Cultural Center and TriCity India Association of Albany hosted a health and wellness fair. The event featured allergy experts and smoking cessation and presentations on yoga and reiki. Source: Times Unition Photos: Hindu Center hosts health fair

  • Bills take Ohio State QB Cardale Jones in fourth round

    Bills take Ohio State QB Cardale Jones in fourth round The Bills had to pick a quarterback in this draft, and it ended up being Ohio State’s Cardale Jones            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Bills take Ohio State QB Cardale Jones in fourth round

  • Troopers: Malta man stabbed father, kept cops at bay

    Troopers: Malta man stabbed father, kept cops at bay MALTA – A town man stabbed his 70-year-old father several times and then held police at bay when they arrived to investigate the disturbance, State Police said. Ronald T. Paige’s father was able to escape the trailer they shared in…

  • NYPD rescues man whose kayak was sinking off Coney Island

    NYPD rescues man whose kayak was sinking off Coney Island pNEW YORK — NYPD officers have rescued a kayaker whose vessel was sinking off Coney Island./ppPolice responded to a 911 call about a sinking kayak shortly before 10 a.m. Saturday./ppOfficers in a helicopter spotted the man about a mile…

  • Owego company buys Pearl Street scrap metal facility

    Owego company buys Pearl Street scrap metal facility pWATERTOWN — The largest metal recycling company on the East Coast has acquired an indoor scrapyard in the old Black Clawson plant at 511 Pearl St./ppThe deal was signed Friday for Upstate Shredding-Weitsman Recycling, headquartered in Owego, to purchase Empire Recycling.…

  • Fire kills 90-year-old Batavia man

    Fire kills 90-year-old Batavia man Roger Saile died in his home early Saturday.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Fire kills 90-year-old Batavia man

  • Oozefest 2016: UB students, alumni get muddy to relieve stress

    Oozefest 2016: UB students, alumni get muddy to relieve stress AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) – It’s the thirty second year University at Buffalo students, and alumni vow to get messy in one of the most beloved campus traditions. The double-elimination volleyball tournament started in 1984 to help soothe stressed-out students as exam season approached. It…