posted on August 12, 2013 07:01
The latest Darien Lake concert results in nine arrests.
The Rockstar Energy Uproar Concert took the stage yesterday.
The nine arrests were mostly marijuana possession.
Just two tickets were issued for underage drinking.
New York Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer is angry over the Republican Party's response to TV shows and movies being made about Hillary Clinton. Some Republican leaders have threatened to boycott networks at their next convention if they go ahead with miniseries or movies about Clinton. Schumer says that shows Republicans fear Hillary.
Schumer has been a New York Senator since 1999 and served alongside Mrs. Clinton from New York for years.
An oversupply of gas is driving prices down across the country.
The latest Lundberg Survey figures show that in the past two weeks, prices fell more than seven-cents a gallon settling at an average of $3.59.
But, a check with Gas prices.com shows the avarege price in Batavia is $3.84 a gallon. On the Tonawanda Indian Reservation in Basom the average price is $3.50
Refineries are producing gas at such a fast pace analysts say they've created a supply glut and cut into their own profits.
If you like to drive with your pedal to the metal, think twice this week. Governor Andrew Cuomo has initiated a week-long crackdown that targets speeding and aggressive drivers.
Cuomo says speeding is the number one cause of deaths on the road each year.
He's warning drivers that all week long, state police will be putting the brakes on drivers who ignore posted speed limit signs.
The initiative is called "Speed Week" and is timed to coincide with the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Watkins Glen International Raceway.
A note for residents of Tracy Avenue and Summit Street :
Water will be shut off today as two valves are replaced. The work could take up to four hours.
The City of Batavia Fire Department will be flushing fire hydrants on today from 9: until 3 in the general area south of East Main Street and east of Jackson Street.
The flushing could result in a temporary discoloration of your water.