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Expansion of film tax credit sent to governor

Gov. Andrew Cuomo now has to decide whether he wants Albany, Saratoga, Schenectady and other upstate counties to be eligible for the the Empire State Film Production Tax Credit.

Pro-casino message goes statewide on TV

Advertisements advocating for the expansion of casino gambling in New York have made it upstate.

New anti-discrimination polices required for Schenectady Schools

The Schenectady City School District will follow new guidelines to ensure students of all races are treated equitably in the special education evaluation and placement processes, following a review by the U.S. Department of Education found that the district had a disproportionate number of black and Latino students enrolled in special education.

Come on up for the "Rising"

A series of television advertisements have been commissioned by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to highlight how community's in the state hit by flooding in recent years are making a comeback.

State tells superintendents it will reduce testing

The state will scale back some of its standardized testing

Farley advocates for Adironack propositions

State Sen. Hugh Farley, R-Niskayuna, has joined two of his Senate Colleagues in an opinion piece supporting the two propositions on the ballot this year dealing with the Adirondacks.

Pro-casino ads target Long Island and NYC

Voters in New York City and Long Island are the targets of advertising in support of the proposition this year to expand casino gambling.

Group continues fight to keep donors private

The conservative group New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms isn't disclosing its donors without a fight.

Bipartisan love for water in the House

The Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013 passed the House of Representatives overwhelmingly on Wednesday.

Natalie Merchant lends voice to domestic violence awareness

Natalie Merchant lent her voice and support to a public service announcement for domestic violence awareness.

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