The longtime men's basketball coach at Syracuse University struck and killed someone with his car. It was after 11 p.m. Wednesday night when Syracuse University basketball coach Jim Boeheim was on his way home from dinner following his team's victory over Louisville at the... Read More.
A news conference is set for this afternoon to announce 8 new buses hitting the roads in Broome County, paid for by federal and state grants. The event will be held at the Public transportation Facility on Old Mill Road in Vestal. Those scheduled... Read More.
The Town of Owego has scheduled a public hearing in early March to address a financial matter that concerns local taxpayers. The Board says the hearing will deal with the town’s plan to override the state mandated 2% property tax cap. The hearing is... Read More.
Six seniors at Vestal High School have recently been recognized with several awards from the Scholastic Writing Awards program as well as the Tri-Cities Women’s Club Writing Contest. The Vestal High School English department says that Emma Purdy won a Gold Key award in... Read More.
The state DOT will hold a public information meeting on Tuesday about plans to resurface about 1.3 miles of State Route 17C from Arthur Avenue in the Village of Endicott to the Hooper Road ramp intersection in the Town of Union, Broome County. The... Read More.
Chemung County deputies report the arrest of 28-year-old Belitza Perez of Elmira. She was taken into custody at the Human Resource Center in Elmira and charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th Degree, a Class A Misdemeanor.. PEREZ was released on... Read More.
The Maine-Endwell School District, along with Broome County Legislator Jason Shaw, will host a substance abuse awareness night from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on February 27 at the school on Farm to Market Road in Endwell. The event is free and open to the... Read More.
One man is in custody while another is one the run following a drug deal gone bad coupled with an armed robbery in Binghamton. It happened Wednesday afternoon at 56 Pine Street in the city. Police were called after a witness spotted two masked... Read More.
A Chemung County sex offender is in trouble with the law. The Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of 30 year-old STEVEN VANZILE of Southport for failure to notify the Division of Criminal Justice Services of his address change…that’s a Class E Felony offense. VANZILE... Read More.
State Senator Tom O’Mara of Big Flats has announced his strong opposition to legislation introduced in the New York State Legislature that would prohibit volunteer fire departments, police clubs, sportsmen’s clubs, Elk, Moose and similar lodges, and other groups and organizations from holding gun... Read More.