GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) - Republican gubernatorial hopeful Rob Astorino won't be getting any help from New Jersey Governor Chris Christie in his uphill battle to unseat Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo. Christie was campaigning in Connecticut yesterday when he said he wouldn't stump in New York for Astorino because he doesn't think Astorino can win.
CONCORD, N.Y. (AP) - A Lancaster woman is hospitalized after a pickup hit her husband's motorcycle yesterday afternoon, knocking her 30 feet into a creek in Concord, south of Buffalo. Erie County authorities say Barbara Yocum was rescued by the pickup's driver and is in intensive care. Her husband was treated for a leg injury.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - A Sarasota Springs couple faces drug charges after a police raid on their home turned up more than 100 marijuana plants. Police say the plants found in Craig and Maria Farnsworth's home were in varying stages of growth, with police also finding some produced pot, growing equipment and more than $20,000 in cash.
INDIAN LAKE, N.Y. (AP) - The Cuomo administration has announced funding for several projects expanding or improving outdoor recreation in the Adirondacks. The projects include $750,00 for the town of Indian Lake to repair and upgrade a dam on the Indian River that will allow continued water releases for rafters.
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