Metzger-Jacobson bill would expand SUNY "free tuition" program

State Sen. Jen Metzger and Assemblyman Jonathan Jacobson have reintroduced their bill from last year that would allow part-time and vocational students at New York's public colleges to seek Excelsior scholarships, also known as the state's "free tuition" program. Those scholarships, which cover any remaining tuition costs after other aid »»Read Full Post

Local schedule for Friday, Jan. 24

HIGH SCHOOL ALPINE SKIING Monticello, Rondout Valley, Kingston, Onteora, Liberty, Fallsburg, Tri-Valley, Sullivan West in slalom at Holiday Mountain, Monticello, 4:30 p.m. BOYS BASKETBALL Chapel Field at James I. O’Neill, 5:30 p.m. (time change) Roosevelt at Saugerties, 5:30 p.m. Rondout Valley at Onteora, 5:30 p.m. Marlboro at Red Hook, 5:30 »»Read Full Post

Mets announce spring training radio schedule

New York Mets flagship radio station WCBS (880-AM) will broadcast 10 spring training games, eight originating from Port Saint Lucie, Fla. The schedule: February Sat. 22 - vs. Miami, 1 p.m.; Sun. 23 - vs. St. Louis, 1 p.m.; Thur. 27 - at Miami, 7 p.m.; Sat. 29 - at »»Read Full Post

Cole Christiansen accepts invite to NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

Army senior linebacker Cole Christiansen has accepted an invite to the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. The game will take place on Jan. 18, 2020, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. Roughly 200 scouts, general managers, head coaches and player personnel staff from all 32 NFL teams are expected to attend »»Read Full Post