Monthly Archives: March 2021

  • Winter weather alert canceled for Rochester NY

    Winter weather alert canceled for Rochester NY The National Weather Service canceled the winter weather advisory.        Source: Rochester New York Latest News Winter weather alert canceled for Rochester NY

  • Jill Biden urges farmworkers to get vaccinated in California

    Jill Biden urges farmworkers to get vaccinated in California DELANO, Calif. (AP) — First lady Jill Biden is praising California farmworkers for their persistence during the pandemic and urging them to get vaccinated. She visited a vaccination site in the state’s agricultural Central Valley that was once the headquarters…

  • Flyers sign Michigan defenseman York to 3-year rookie deal

    Flyers sign Michigan defenseman York to 3-year rookie deal BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Cam York is foregoing his final two years at Michigan after the defenseman signed a three-year entry level contract with the Philadelphia Flyers. The team announced the contract comes into effect this season. The signing comes…

  • Brazil’s government celebrates military coup anniversary

    Brazil’s government celebrates military coup anniversary SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil’s government is celebrating the 57th anniversary of a military coup that led to hundreds of killings and thousands of people being tortured in a 21 year-long dictatorship. The vice president, the defense minister and one of the sons…

  • Iowa Democrat drops bid for House seat she lost by 6 votes

    Iowa Democrat drops bid for House seat she lost by 6 votes WASHINGTON (AP) — A defeated Democrat has abruptly dropped her bid to overturn her six-vote loss for a House seat from Iowa, abandoning what loomed as a long legal and political battle in the face of shaky…

  • Guilderland quarterback Logan Broomhall enjoying breakout senior season

    Guilderland quarterback Logan Broomhall enjoying breakout senior season Having your senior season postponed and subsequently pushed back six months because of the coronavirus pandemic did not present any obvious upside for Guilderland quarterback Logan Broomhall, yet he has turned potential negatives into a series of positives for himself and…

  • Alabama yoga bill stalls after conservative groups object

    Alabama yoga bill stalls after conservative groups object MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama’s decades-old ban on yoga in public schools could stay in place a little longer. A bill that would allow yoga in schools stalled Wednesday in the Alabama Senate Judiciary Committee. During a hearing, two conservative groups…

  • Siena volleyball team advances in MAAC Tournament without playing

    Siena volleyball team advances in MAAC Tournament without playing The Saints were scheduled to play No. 1 seed Fairfield in a quarterfinal on Thursday. However, the Stags withdrew from the tournament on Wednesday because of a positive COVID-19 case within the program. The match was declared a no-contest. Siena…

  • Owego Police reports uptick in car break ins

    Owego Police reports uptick in car break ins OWEGO (WBNG) — The Owego Police Department says they’ve seen a rash of car break-ins in the Village recently. They’re calling them ‘car larcenies’ and say they’ve targeted both locked and unlocked vehicles. They also say the theft of bikes and…

  • BPS parents say virtual learning is wearing on students' and parents' mental health

    BPS parents say virtual learning is wearing on students' and parents' mental health BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Some Buffalo parents say virtual learning is wearing on both students’ and parents’ mental health. Buffalo Mother and Healthcare Worker Khadijah Hussein said, “Just sitting at different community meetings with these people…