Gregory Ball http://wamc.org en Man Busted For Gun With Nine-Bullet Clip http://wamc.org/post/man-busted-gun-nine-bullet-clip <p>NEW LEBANON – State Police have arrested a Hopewell Junction man for possessing a legally possessed handgun, but with a clip containing nine bullets. The new state SAFE Act limits the amount of rounds in a clip to seven.</p><p>As a result, Gregory Dean Jr., 31, has been charged with unlawful possession of certain ammunition feeding devices and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, both of which are misdemeanors. He was also charged with a traffic infraction and issued appearance tickets.</p> Tue, 14 May 2013 12:10:02 +0000 Hank Gross 64610 at http://wamc.org Man Busted For Gun With Nine-Bullet Clip Monroe town supervisor in Boston as explosions rock the city http://wamc.org/post/monroe-town-supervisor-boston-explosions-rock-city <p>BOSTON – Two explosive devices went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon while other undetonated devices were located elsewhere along the route.</p><p>Three people were killed and over 140 were injured, some critically.</p><p>Town of Monroe Supervisor Sandy Leonard was at the Marathon.&nbsp; &nbsp;Her son, who lives in Boston, ran in the iconic race.</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 12:56:22 +0000 Jaired Crofut 62347 at http://wamc.org Monroe town supervisor in Boston as explosions rock the city Local lawmakers propose tuition reduction for troops affected by sequester http://wamc.org/post/local-lawmakers-propose-tuition-reduction-troops-affected-sequester <p>ALBANY – Sequester-related cuts are apparently going to suspend tuition assistance for military personnel so Assemblyman Kiernan Michael Lalor (R- Fishkill) and Senator Gregory Ball (R- Patterson) Monday announced they will propose tuition reductions for those attending SUNY and CUNY schools.</p><p>Lalor said the measure, which has wide spread support from lawmakers on both sides of the aisle, is the right thing to do.</p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 12:50:07 +0000 Hank Gross 60156 at http://wamc.org Local lawmakers propose tuition reduction for troops affected by sequester