Casino Referendum http://wrvo.org en Cuomo says private market will decide future of NY's casino industry http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-says-private-market-will-decide-future-nys-casino-industry <p></p><p>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Andrew Cuomo says he’s not concerned about reports that the casino gambling industry may not be all that healthy. The negative news comes as the state is considering authorizing four new gambling centers in the next few months.</span></p><p>One third of Atlantic City’s casinos, including one run by Donald Trump, have announced plans to close, and Moody’s investor rating services has downgraded the casino industry from stable to negative citing “declines in comparable monthly gaming revenue.”&nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:36:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 58917 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo says private market will decide future of NY's casino industry News Briefs: Thursday, Jan. 30 http://wrvo.org/post/news-briefs-thursday-jan-30-0 <p>Plans for a casino siting board are delayed; National Grid receives a credit to save customers some cash; New York shows positive workplace safety signs; and $1.24 million is sent toward state farms. Catch up on the news of the day with WRVO news briefs.</p><blockquote><p><strong>Siting board appointment likely behind schedule</strong></p><p></p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:55:02 +0000 WRVO News 50666 at http://wrvo.org New state laws bring tax cuts, health screening and casinos http://wrvo.org/post/new-state-laws-bring-tax-cuts-health-screening-and-casinos <p>A number of new state laws take effect in New York Jan. 1.&nbsp; They include a few tax cuts and tax breaks, and even a new regulation that could impact the health of baby boomers.</p><p>Hitting the books in the new year are the first of three new tax cuts for small businesses and an additional nearly 10 percent tax cut for manufacturers.&nbsp; Middle-income families are also getting tax relief in 2014. That affects people who make between $40,000 and $300,000 a year and who have at least one dependent child.</p> Wed, 01 Jan 2014 21:04:00 +0000 Charles Lane 49285 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo touts casino amendment win http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-touts-casino-amendment-win <p></p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:18:19 +0000 Karen DeWitt 46794 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo touts casino amendment win Casino referendum fails in Monroe County, still passes in N.Y. http://wrvo.org/post/casino-referendum-fails-monroe-county-still-passes-ny <p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:26:26 +0000 Kate O'Connell 46744 at http://wrvo.org Casino referendum fails in Monroe County, still passes in N.Y. Cuomo wins on casino and judge retirement age ballot amendments http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-wins-casino-and-judge-retirement-age-ballot-amendments <p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:22:52 +0000 Karen DeWitt 46741 at http://wrvo.org Voters get last word on passage of six state amendments http://wrvo.org/post/voters-get-last-word-passage-six-state-amendments <p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 12:54:05 +0000 Karen DeWitt 46685 at http://wrvo.org Voters get last word on passage of six state amendments Pro-casino coalition airs first ads http://wrvo.org/post/pro-casino-coalition-airs-first-ads <p></p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 11:47:44 +0000 Karen DeWitt 46173 at http://wrvo.org Pro-casino coalition airs first ads New York Jobs Now coalition rallies in support of casino referendum http://wrvo.org/post/new-york-jobs-now-coalition-rallies-support-casino-referendum <p></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 11:49:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 46109 at http://wrvo.org New York Jobs Now coalition rallies in support of casino referendum