(Barton, NY) - The Strong family of Stronghaven Farm in the Town of Barton donated its Dairying for Tomorrow Award to the Tioga Central School District to purchase $500 worth of portable cooling equipment to keep milk cold for students.... Read More.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo issued a letter Monday to Pfizer Chairman and CEO Dr. Albert Bourla asking for the ability to purchase COVID-19 vaccines directly from Pfizer, as the company is not bound by commitments that Moderna made under Operation Warp Speed.
7-Eleven, the world’s largest convenience store, agreed to buy all Speedway convenience and gas stations from Marathon Petroleum Corp. for $21 billion in a cash transaction expected to closes in the first quarter of 2021.Two current Speedway stores in Tioga County and one in western... Read More.
The legal age for sale of tobacco products and e-cigarettes in New York is raised from 18 to 21 today. New York’s Tobacco 21 law received bipartisan support last spring, following a December 2018 announcement by the U.S. Surgeon General, alerting the public that... Read More.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Tuesday to raise the minimum sales age for tobacco and electronic cigarette products from 18 to 21. Cuomo said in a statement that New York is taking aggressive action to stamp out smoking among teens and children. He added... Read More.