Monthly Archives: July 2016

  • Monroe Ambulance warns of phone scam

    Monroe Ambulance warns of phone scam Monroe Ambulance warns about a phone scam aimed at getting personal information            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Monroe Ambulance warns of phone scam

  • Re-enactors convey importance of living history during Civil War Weekend

    Re-enactors convey importance of living history during Civil War Weekend pMASSENA — The air was filled with smoke and bodies depicting the dead lay across a tree-covered field at Robert Moses State Park Sunday afternoon. /ppAs cannons and rifles fired, the smell was front and center, something books and…

  • Concerts, animals, fireworks and more on tap at Gouverneur & St. Lawrence County Fair

    Concerts, animals, fireworks and more on tap at Gouverneur & St. Lawrence County Fair pGOUVERNEUR — A free fireworks show has been added to this year’s Gouverneur & St. Lawrence County Fair which once again features food, music, carnival rides, animals and more./ppThe fair runs from Tuesday through Sunday…

  • Thousands participate in Ice Bucket Challenge for Annual Walk to Defeat ALS

    Thousands participate in Ice Bucket Challenge for Annual Walk to Defeat ALS BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — More than one thousand people gathered at Ralph Wilson Stadium Sunday for the 2016 Annual Walk to Defeat ALS. This year’s event had a different twist than years past. Thousands participated in an Ice…

  • Wings playoff hopes beginning to fade amidst slump

    Wings playoff hopes beginning to fade amidst slump They ended June as the hottest Wings in town. Now they’re 5 games from a playoff spot            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Wings playoff hopes beginning to fade amidst slump

  • Semi-truck burns on thruway near Blasdell

    Semi-truck burns on thruway near Blasdell BLASDELL, N.Y. (WIVB) – People drove by a large semi-truck fire on the thruway Sunday afternoon. The truck was pulled over on the side of the road near the Blasdell exit. Video into the News 4 newsroom shows large flames and dark smoke…

  • Local dog fights to live after long journey to WNY

    Local dog fights to live after long journey to WNY ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) — A dog in Orchard Park is looking for a new “leash” on life. He already fought two battles to get to where he is today, and now, he’s facing another one. Meet Lazaro, the…

  • Vandals tag councilman's car as part of spree

    Vandals tag councilman's car as part of spree Vandals tag councilman’s car as part of spree Cohoes — A city councilman here last month had his car vandalized with blue paint in what turned out to be the first of two such incidents in Van Schaick Island in July.The…

  • The 142nd Annual Broome County Fair wraps up

    The 142nd Annual Broome County Fair wraps up The 142nd Annual Broome County Fair had it’s final day with lots of rides, vendors, animals, but not as many people. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News The 142nd Annual Broome County Fair wraps up

  • Thousands of rubber ducks are dumped into the Chenango River

    Thousands of rubber ducks are dumped into the Chenango River The community came together in Binghamton to support the Broome County Humane Society during its 6th Annual Duck Derby. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Thousands of rubber ducks are dumped into the Chenango River