The oldest of seven, I was born on February 14th, a Valentine baby. I’ve lived literally all over the country, but am happy to have finally settled down and I call Brackney home. My husband, Jay, and I have the most gregarious little boy named John. My former self was obsessed with photography and books. Now, my life is consumed with ridiculous amounts of laundry and building blanket forts. I’ve become a master at reading bedtime stories in character voices, kissing boo-boos, and answering all the curious questions my son throws my way. And I wouldn’t change it for anything.
A Look at How Much New York’s Minimum Wage Will Increase on December 31, 2022
On December 31, 2022, the minimum wage will increase in New York, and on January 1, 2023, an amendment to New York’s paid family leave will take effect.
New York Governor Awards Millions for Clean Energy Education
NYS has less than ten years to more than double the share of electricity generated by wind, sun, and water. Governor Hochul is on a mission to make it happen.
New Yorkers Warned To Watch for Christmas Puppy Scams
If you're thinking of getting a puppy for Christmas, experts warn that you should be aware of puppy scams and offer advice on what to watch out for.
New York State Stomps Down on Social Media Hate Speech
In light of an increase in the use of hate speech on social media, New York is stomping down on it with a new law that requires platforms to allow reporting.
10 New York State License Plate Laws You Need To Know About
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New Yorkers Spend $1.6 Billion a Year on ‘Retail Therapy’ Due to Mental Burnout
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Emergency SNAP Benefits Headed to New York Households
Governor Hochul announced that households in New York currently receiving SNAP benefits will receive a supplemental emergency assistance payment.
New York Governor Kathy Hochul Further Expands Red Flag Law
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This Popular Sidney, New York Grocery Store Is Closing
A community has expressed disbelief at the news that a much loved locally operated grocery store will be closing its doors before the end of the year.
List of Best States To Live in Released – See Where New York Ranks
The 2022 list of Best States to Live in has been released and you'll definitely want to check out where New York ranked!