Beth Walters pleads not guilty to operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. An investigation allegedly showed she was impaired by alcohol on March 27.
The two bills would require all school bus drivers, including those who drive smaller buses and are exempted under federal law, to be included in the sample pool for random tests and undergo pre-employment testing.
The New York State Head Mechanics Association’s Summer Seminar will take place on July 25 in Syracuse and includes training classes and opportunities to meet with suppliers.
National Express will operate the eLions for White Plains City School District. Other pilot partners include Con Edison and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority.
Eleven-year-old Rocco Arcese of New Jersey tells the driver that the bus smells like burning rubber, and they evacuate. The front of the bus becomes engulfed in flames moments later.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo rides the buses across the state to gain support for a bill that would allow school staff to petition a judge to prohibit students they believe to be a threat from buying or possessing firearms.
Nearly 100 drivers take part in the 47th New York State School Bus Safety Competition, hosted by the New York School Bus Contractors Association.
More than 100 drivers from across the state will take part in the New York State School Bus Safety Competition this weekend.
Police say a vehicle hit a child and fled the scene, but officers later locate and charge the driver.
The New York State Bus Distributors Association recommends including all viable clean-engine technologies in a replacement program.
Chestnut Ridge Transportation is awarded the Good Samaritan Hospital Medal of Honor.
Law enforcement and community leaders join the New York Association for Pupil Transportation and New York School Bus Contractors Association in public education efforts on illegal school bus passing.
The national school bus contractor has begun managing operations for Quality Bus Service. Founder Michael Martucci will stay on with the company.