The Leader Heraldhttp://www.leaderherald.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:16:11 EDTThu, 17 Apr 2014 20:16:11 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThe Power of Zerohttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/563280.htmlLocal manufacturers got a pleasant surprise Tuesday when the state budget cut their income taxes from 5.9 percent to zero percent. The budget also provides a 20 percent property tax credit for manufacturers that own or lease property in the stat.Sun, 6 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTProlonged winter weather has hurt this year's maple syrup crophttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/563159.htmlBy JASON SUBIK The Leader Herald For this year's maple syrup crop, the next 10 days will tell the tale. Last year at this time, Vernon Duesler III, owner of Mud Road Sugar House in Ephratah, had produced more than 600 gallons of syrup.Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTJohnstown's Miracle Milehttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/562996.htmlJOHNSTOWN - Real estate developer Michael Wachs likes to say that most of America is "over-stored and under-served.Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTDay care costshttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/562862.htmlIt was about three years ago when the Rainbow Play School in Gloversville began to see a change in the number of local families able to pay for day care services. Rainbow Play School, located at 229 Kingsboro Av.Sun, 16 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTWinter weather winnershttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/562702.htmlWhen Robin Rowback first acquired the Beacon Wearhouse in April, she had no idea her new business was about to do the best business its done in nearly a decade.Sun, 9 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDT