non-profits http://wrvo.org en Giving Tuesday promotes central New York's non-profits http://wrvo.org/post/giving-tuesday-promotes-central-new-yorks-non-profits <p></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 12:57:22 +0000 Ellen Abbott 47927 at http://wrvo.org Giving Tuesday promotes central New York's non-profits Cuomo seeks help from local leaders to pass tax free zone plan http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-seeks-help-local-leaders-pass-tax-free-zone-plan <p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo asked local government leaders from around upstate New York help him convince the legislature to approve his tax free zone plan.<br>&nbsp;<br>Cuomo wants to create tax free zones for new businesses who locate at state-run and some private college campuses around the state. All taxes, even for employees, would be waved for a decade. The governor says he may even increase the plan to 20 other state-run sites. Wed, 29 May 2013 12:51:10 +0000 Karen DeWitt 38611 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo seeks help from local leaders to pass tax free zone plan Area advocates worry about sequestration effect on regional non-profits http://wrvo.org/post/area-advocates-worry-about-sequestration-effect-regional-non-profits <p>The automatic federal budget cuts that are slated to go into effect in March would have a big impact on programs that help the poor and elderly in Syracuse.&nbsp; Advocates for these programs are urging Congress to do something to prevent the across-the-board spending cuts knows as sequestration. Tue, 19 Feb 2013 11:12:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 33531 at http://wrvo.org Area advocates worry about sequestration effect on regional non-profits Madison County promotes its tourism http://wrvo.org/post/madison-county-promotes-its-tourism <p>You don&#39;t need a U.S. passport to take in the sights of central New York this summer, but officials in Madison County are hoping a passport of a different kind encourages visitors to their community.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jul 2012 11:30:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 21995 at http://wrvo.org Madison County promotes its tourism