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Albany PD Test Positive for COVID-19
A total of ten officers, who are assigned to the Albany Police Department's Training Academy, tested positive for COVID-19 this week. Three officers tested positive on Monday and seven more were confirmed on Tuesday.
New Seat Belt Law
A new seat belt law will take effect on November 1. Make sure you are aware of the specifics of this new legislation before it becomes the law.
Suspended License?
Apparently lawmakers are trying to do something to help people from getting there license suspended and eventually arrested for minor traffic infractions.
New Law In NY To Prevent Robo Calls
Are you tired of telemarketer calls, I know I am! I don’t usually answer unfamiliar calls anyway, but when I do and they don’t leave a message I block them. But think of others who do not have this capability, their phone rings off the hook with non-stop Telemarkete…
SUNY Schools Ban Smoking
Smoke em if ya got em - but only if you have a ride off campus. A new tobacco free policy will ban tobacco use on all 64 state university campuses by January 1, 2014. 468,000 students and 88,000 employees will no longer have the luxury of enjoying a smoke while on school grounds.
Swearing In Public Is Now A Crime
The people of Middleborough, Massachusetts have spoken – potty mouths are about to get flushed. Residents in attendance at a town meeting on Monday night approved the police to impose a $20 fine for swearing in public.
Operation Hang Up Around Albany This Week
Operation Hang Up is in full effect starting… NOW! The last patrol for drivers using cell phones racked up over 800 tickets and fines. So no matter how “good” you are at texting while driving, you might want to use this week as an opportunity to break your habit.
The Craziest Laws In New York State
The Empire State has some ridiculous laws. Well, maybe not all of them are so bad – “Women may go topless in public, providing it is not being used as a business”. Why aren’t more women taking advantage of this??? I know… I’m a…