But after Donald Trump was elected 45th presiden…By Ken Macur Gov. Cuomo’s Excelsior Scholarship Initiatives would provide free tuition for New York State undergraduate students from families making up to 5,000 per year.
An interesting proposal, but one benefitting only students enrolled full-time at SUNY and CUNY two- or four-year schools.
The leaders of the agencies running the Buffalo and Niagara County bridges have targeted for improvement the NEXUS program, which allows preapproved travelers to use designated lanes on the bridges to bypass the often-conges…By Joseph Xavier Martin A few of the faces staring up at me are old friends. Others, I met in grammar school or on various athletic fields in the tight-knit, Irish-Catholic community that is South Buffalo. The vigor and promise of youth looks up at me engagingly. But that has been prologue, as Canalside has developed into a powerful urban attraction and the Buffalo Billion has seeded the ground for an economic garden that will blossom this year.
He sent his press secretary, Sean Spicer, out to chastise the media and call them liars in their reporting of a low number of people attending the inauguration.
A former Grey Highlands football coach and teacher was found guilty of one count of sexual exploitation after a nearly two-week jury trial in the Superior Court of Justice in Cobourg, Ont. The Criminal Code considers sexual exploitation the sexual touching of a youth by a person in a position of trust or authority.
The GOP hangs on in the Senate, but only with the help of eight Democratic renegades sharing power with the …President is well-versed in Orwellian doublespeak Words matter with this president.
We now have newly made-up words, incredible as it is and incredulous as he is.
We were blessed to have as our retreat master Father Scott Traynor, who did a phenomenal job of giving a diverse group of bishops lots of food for meditation and growth.
While Father Traynor is a priest of the Diocese of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, we took pride in the fact that he grew up in our archdiocese and still has a great affection for the local Church that formed him.
Matthew Dale Palmer, 49, of the Owen Sound area was found guilty on Oct. The one-year mandatory minimum sentence for this offence doesn't apply because the offence dates predate the minimum sentence's introduction.
21 of sexual exploitation of a teenaged girl between Sept. Another sexual exploitation charge, with the same dates and location, remains outstanding. The offence the jury convicted Palmer on did not relate to any position as a teacher, a court official said. There's a ban on publication of the identity of the victim. 27, 2014, which restricted his right to teach because it forbade him from being in the company of anyone under 18 unless accompanied by an adult, the Ontario College of Teachers website says.
As president of Medaille College, a private, not-for-profit …By Mona Chitre and Matthew Bartels SPECIAL TO THE NEWS The cost of prescription drugs has been a focal point of health care in recent years.
In the United States, the average price of brand-name drugs has increased 98.2 percent since 2011, according to Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefit management company that partners with health insurers such as Univera Healthcare.
It has become a valuable resource in improving the prospects for their children.