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Ben Carson accepts HUD Secretary position

Ben Carson accepts HUD Secretary position

Like This- November 23, 2016 06:12 PM A spokesperson for Ben Carson confirmed to the Wall Street Journal that Carson was offered the HUD secretary post, and has accepted it.  Carson alluded to the decision earlier Wednesday when he posted on Facebook, "After serious discussions with the ...

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Shoppers pack stores ahead of Thanksgiving

Shoppers pack stores ahead of Thanksgiving

Share This- November 23, 2016 06:25 PM Stores were packed Wednesday afternoon as shopper made last minute preparations for Thanksgiving. At the East Avenue Wegmans, the parking lot was packed with cars coming in and out. Inside, the store is just as busy. Some people were there to just ...

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Hearing will discuss natural gas pipeline in Chili

Hearing will discuss natural gas pipeline in Chili

Share This- The reps were even willing to pay him for the inconvenience, the first offer was $1. "Give me a break, a dollar…to destroy everything? We got a lot of animals, deer and everything around here… I'm probably 200 feet from where the line is going to be, the back of my house. But I ...

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Fake IDs have life-long consequences

Fake IDs have life-long consequences

Like This- But in the last few years, it doesn’t appear the lesson is being learned.   “State-wide, we are seeing an increase in individuals under the age of 21 getting arrested for DWI” says Owen McShane, the Director of Investigations for the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. ...

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State Fair’s annual Cyber Monday ticket sale

State Fair’s annual Cyber Monday ticket sale

Check This Out- November 23, 2016 12:25 PM The Great New York State Fair’s Cyber Monday deal returns this year, offering tickets to the 2017 fair at the lowest price available. The online-only sale will provide 20,000 admission tickets at $3 per ticket, which are half off the regular ...

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Sales tax exemption reminder for the holidays

Sales tax exemption reminder for the holidays

Share This- November 23, 2016 01:02 PM The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance is reminding holiday shoppers and retailers of a year-round sales tax exemption.Clothing and footwear items sold for less than $110 are exempt from the state's 4% sales tax.New York City and eight ...

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