SUBMITTED BY OFA: Owego Free Academy was recently recognized by Solution Tree for its consistent multi-year success in raising student achievement. The school’s successful implementation of the Professional Learning Communities at Work™ process was a major contributing factor in the improved achievement of its students. Responding... Read More.
Tioga County proclaims December 7, 2019 as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day and will present a proclamation at the commemoration on Saturday at 12:55 p.m. at the Glenn A. Warner Post 1371, Veterans of Foreign... Read More.
Despite the Public Financing and Elections Commission issuing its recommendations for the public financing of campaigns in New York’s elections, Sen. Fred Akshar is still seeking feedback from constituents in the 52nd Senate District with the latest Community Voice Survey. Throughout the 2020-21 Legislative... Read More.
Owego will be hosting the annual "Lights on the River" festival on Friday from 4 to 9 p.m. Visitors and residents should be aware that Lake Street and Front Street, between Church Street and Court Street, will be closed, beginning at 3 p.m.... Read More.
Congressman Anthony Brindisi announced his Holiday Cards for Heroes program, encouraging families in New York’s 22nd Congressional District to show appreciation for Veterans with homemade holiday cards. Brindisi says “Our Veterans gave everything to protect our country, and we owe them our... Read More.
Savvy shoppers who were able to get great deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday are now shifting their focus to Giving Tuesday. It’s a day when people all over the country give back to causes that benefit their community, either by donating a financial... Read More.
New York State has passed legislation enacting the Nuisance Call Act, which closes a loophole in the Do Not Call Registry and requires live telemarketers to give consumers the option to be added to the seller's do-not-call list. It also requires telemarketers to have... Read More.
A Winter Storm Warning, a Special Weather Statement, and Travel Advisories are in affect for our area. Freezing rain and sleet blanket Central New York and Northeast Pennsylvania today...causing treacherous travel conditions. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has placed the National Guard on standby and activated... Read More.
Winter storm watches and advisories have been issued for counties in the Southern Tier for a storm, which originated in the West and wrought havoc for Thanksgiving travelers in the