This Week’s Top New York History News By Editorial Staff on November 29, 2013 NARA Awards $2.3 Million Cuomo Distancing From Common Core? MANY Seeks Award Nominees 1916 Trudeau Manuscript Unveiled Common Core Rage in Schroon Lake Gov: $12M For Whiteface Highway State Nears Decision In RR Debate Historic Saraotga House Demolished NY to Restore Two Fire Towers Cost of Fire Tower Restorations Questioned Each Friday morning New York History compiles for our readers the previous week’s top stories about New York’s state and local history. You can find all our weekly news round-ups here. Subscribe! More than 4,800 people get New York History each day via E-mail, RSS, or Twitter or Facebook updates.