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  • Village of Massena sees decline in sales tax from county

    Village of Massena sees decline in sales tax from county pMASSENA — The village of Massena’s sales tax from St. Lawrence County is down about 4.08 percent from what they received last year, but they are still close to their budget, according to Treasurer Julie Sharlow./pp“Sales tax received from…

  • Rascals steakhouse and concert venue readies for Crossgates opening

    Rascals steakhouse and concert venue readies for Crossgates opening Other similar businesses there are Dave & Buster’s sports and entertainment center, Funny Bone comedy club and Lucky Strike, which will include bowling lanes, a performance space, multiple restaurants and an arcade. The steakhouse will feature Farm to Table food,…

  • Troy to level rotting buildings with $500K from land bank

    Troy to level rotting buildings with 0K from land bank TROY — The city will use money from the local land bank to knock down 11 vacant, decaying buildings this summer, officials said. The plan was announced after the city reached agreement with the Troy Community Land Bank to…

  • SUNY Broome graduation held in downtown Binghamton

    SUNY Broome graduation held in downtown Binghamton More than 1,000 SUNY Broome students celebrated graduation Thursday night in downtown Binghamton. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News SUNY Broome graduation held in downtown Binghamton

  • NYS Task Force on heroin and opioids asking for public input

    NYS Task Force on heroin and opioids asking for public input BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — New York State is looking for help on how to better fight the opioid crisis. Every day, people die from opioid overdoses. The state’s opioid task force was in Buffalo on Thursday to hear from…

  • Graduating students fill the streets for 'Bar Crawl'

    Graduating students fill the streets for 'Bar Crawl' Binghamton University students celebrated the end of their college careers on the streets of Downtown Binghamton, in an event known simply as the Binghamton Bar Crawl. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Graduating students fill the streets for 'Bar Crawl'

  • Transforming the Scajaquada and the concerns residents have

    Transforming the Scajaquada and the concerns residents have BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Scajaquada expressway will see some significant changes over the next few years. The State Department of Transportation is drawing up proposals to transform Route 198 from a highway feel to an urban boulevard. Last year, there…

  • High school boys lacrosse: Carthage seeded third in Class B tournament, General Brown No. 8 seed in Class C

    High school boys lacrosse: Carthage seeded third in Class B tournament, General Brown No. 8 seed in Class C pCarthage is one of six Frontier League boys lacrosse teams to qualify for the Section 3 Tournament, the section announced on Thursday./ppThe third-seeded Comets (12-4) will host either 11th-seeded Indian…

  • Home improvement scammer gets sentenced to jail and restitution

    Home improvement scammer gets sentenced to jail and restitution BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – A state judge sentenced home improvement contractor Joseph Lloyd of Niagara Falls to serve jail time on weekends, after he pleaded guilty back in February to ripping off three of customers for more than $17,000, though…

  • The goal-scoring goalie: St. Joe’s senior breaks the mold

    The goal-scoring goalie: St. Joe’s senior breaks the mold BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – St. Joe’s lacrosse goalie Cameron Carpenter has been turning heads all season for the Marauders. It has nothing to do with the balls he has saved. Instead, Carpenter has become known as the goalkeeper who can score. When…