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Thursday, November 11

Front page: 11.11.10 - County Animal Shelter to hire more personnel in midst of DEC fine, and Gov.-elect Cuomo puts out new video

Good morning and happy Veteran's Day! It's Nov. 11, which a year from now will be a story all by itself. Here is the news.

The Law and Finance Committee of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors approved $255,596 for new desk officers, assistant district attorneys and personnel at the Saratoga County Animal Shelter. The county is being fined $2,000 by the Department of Environmental Conservation for improper operation of an incinerator at the shelter. [Saratogian, Gazette]

A new exhibit at the New York State Museum displays the personal effects of local soldiers. [Record]

Gov.-elect Cuomo has a new video thanking voters and pledging restore integrity, restore fiscal discipline, and lift the veil of secrecy at the Capital. [WNYC/The Empire]

The State Senate, which is currently in transition pending the outcome of three races, may not heed Gov. Paterson's call for a special session before the end of the year. [TU]

Paterson said he would like to resume teaching after leaving office. He was an adjunct professor at Columbia University from 2000 to 2007. [Daily News]


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