A distressed driver upstate got unexpected help from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s security detail Tuesday, after hitting a concrete barrier and a flatbed truck with his sport-utility vehicle.
An interest group representing upstate towns is researching whether it is possible for some municipalities to secede from New York state and join Pennsylvania, according to a published report.
A panel tasked with reviewing applications for casino licenses in upstate New York is beginning its deliberations following three days of public hearings on the 16 different proposals.
New York officials said that they’re providing almost $16 million to 67 organizations around the state to help fight homelessness and provide housing. Many of the grants are to renew funding for existing programs.