Monthly Archives: July 2016

  • Summer Bash helps parents connect

    Summer Bash helps parents connect Summer Bash helps families find a village of support            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Summer Bash helps parents connect

  • Summer school program fights rural poverty

    Summer school program fights rural poverty The program has teachers basing their work each day on what interests the students.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Summer school program fights rural poverty

  • Tokyo elects first woman governor to tackle Olympic-size tasks

    Tokyo elects first woman governor to tackle Olympic-size tasks pTOKYO — Tokyo has elected its first woman governor, choosing Yuriko Koike, an English-speaking former defense minister who once compared herself to Hillary Clinton, to lead the Japanese capital into the next Olympic Games./ppThe result is something of an affront…

  • Turkish president dishonorably discharges 1,400 soldiers

    Turkish president dishonorably discharges 1,400 soldiers pISTANBUL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used an emergency decree to dishonorably discharge about 1,400 soldiers from the armed forces, state news agency Anadolu reported Sunday./ppAlso under the decree, military academies will be closed, and new universities run by the Defense Ministry…

  • Pricey NY nuclear plan to get vote

    Pricey NY nuclear plan to get vote The state Public Service Commission is set to vote on a 12-year subsidy for three plants.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Pricey NY nuclear plan to get vote

  • Jamestown woman arrested after allegedly attacking teenagers

    Jamestown woman arrested after allegedly attacking teenagers ELLERY, N.Y. (WIVB) — Police have arrested a woman after she allegedly attacked two teenagers in the Town of Ellery Saturday. Officers say 28-year-old Brittany Love entered a camper behind a residence where she choked one subject and scratched and struck another subject…

  • Elderly man drunk, asleep at wheel police say

    Elderly man drunk, asleep at wheel police say Cristaldi was previously arrested in 2011 in a different kind of incident after deputies said he intentionally rammed his tractor into a Washington County sheriff’s patrol car while deputies attempted to arrest him. Cristaldi then struck the sheriff’s car on the…

  • Two Gloversville fires in two hours

    Two Gloversville fires in two hours The fire occurred at a garage on 25 Monroe St. at 7:19 a.m. Three homes and two garages nearby were threatened but the fire was under control in 30 minutes with no injuries, the fire department said. The fire department credited Kayla Chevalier,…