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Here's What's Happening

Newark Valley, Endicott Men Charged After Car Theft

Felony charges have been filed against two people following the theft of a vehicle reported July 11th in the town of Union. State police arrested 52-year-old Thomas Gemberling of Newark Valley. He was charged with felony counts of grand larceny and criminal possession of... Read More.

Vestal Student Completes in National Business Conference

From a fledgling Future Business Leaders of America chapter at Vestal High School comes a National FBLA competition winner. Alex LaClair, a junior, placed eighth in the category of Impromptu Speaking, at the National FBLA Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas, on Tuesday, July... Read More.

Red Cross: Emergency Appeal for Blood Donations

The American Red Cross has issued an emergency blood donor appeal. The Red Cross says it has less than a three-day supply of most blood types available – and less than a two-day supply of type O blood. Blood donations are currently being distributed... Read More.

New York Raises Minimum Age to 21 to Buy Tobacco

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation Tuesday to raise the minimum sales age for tobacco and electronic cigarette products from 18 to 21. Cuomo said in a statement that New York is taking aggressive action to stamp out smoking among teens and children. He added... Read More.

Mayor Baratta: Owego EMS Department to Start Billing

NEWS RELEASE FROM OWEGO MAYOR MICHAEL BARATTA: Starting soon, Squad calls, other than to the Town of Tioga contract area, will have a price tag. The Village Board has reluctantly taken the steps needed to bill for EMS Department transport to a hospital. These... Read More.

Vestal Man Committed Sex Crime Against Helpless Woman

A Vestal man has been convicted of committing a sex crime. In Broome County court, 22-year-old Prince Njoku was convicted of first-degree rape. Prosecutors said that in September 2018, he had sex with a woman who was incapable of giving consent. He faces a prison... Read More.