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Leaders in Albany got pretty good reviews from state education groups at the end of the legislative session on Friday primarily for what they didn't do: pass new unfunded mandates.
Last week, education groups were monitoring dozens of bills they considered to be unfunded mandates -- laws that require school districts to spend money without providing a mechanism to raise funds needed for the...Read more »
Lawrence Hospital officials broke ground Tuesday on a $34 million cancer and surgery center that will bring state-of-the-art facilities -- and radiation therapy -- to the Bronxville campus.
Hospital staff, doctors and local officials braved Tuesday's rainy weather for the ground-breaking ceremony, planting shovels into the ground under a large tent as they posed for photographs and answered...Read more »