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Deadline focuses field of NY casino contenders

The field of contenders vying to build casinos in upstate New York came into focus Wednesday, the deadline for interested parties to submit a $1 million application fee. …
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Love Canal site is target of illegal dumping

Niagara Falls Police report that areas of Love Canal, made famous in the late 1970s as a toxic waste dump, are now being littered with garbage being illegally dumped there.…
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UB warns students to avoid geese

University at Buffalo officials are warning students to avoid geese on the north campus, as they are more aggressive and territorial as a result of nesting season. …
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NY canal system scheduled to open May 3

New York officials say the State Canal System is scheduled to open for the season at 7 a.m. Saturday, May 3 provided conditions permit it.…