Gillibrand Introduces Student Loan Legislation

As college students across the country receive their diplomas Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is introducing new legislation that allows students to refinance their college loans at a lower interest rate. Under the Federal Student Loan Refinancing Act, graduates paying an interest rate above four... Read More.

Three People Confirmed Dead In Boston Explosions

Three people are now confirmed dead following the explosions at the Boston Marathon and police say 144 are injured; 17 in grave condition. The first explosion happened at 2:50 p.m. Monday on Boylston Street at Copley Square near the finish line. A second blast happened... Read More.

Deadly Bombs Explode at Boston Marathon Finish Line

From CBS News: Two bombs exploded near the crowded finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and injuring more than 125 others in a terrifying scene of broken glass, smoke and severed limbs, authorities said. CBS Boston station WBZ-TV reports one of... Read More.

Air Traffic Control Tower Shut Down Is Delayed

Sequester cuts that would have shut down 149 air traffic control towers on April 7th have been delayed. Airports now have until June 15th. The FAA is taking an additional two months to evaluate the impacts of losing air traffic controllers. ... Read More.

AUDIO ARCHIVE: OFD Capt. Matt Porcari Funeral Service

We have had many requests from people who missed the broadcast of Owego Fire Department Captain Matt Porcari's funeral service on Sunday, 1/27/13.  With the family's permission, we have posted the recording here, for all those who wish to listen to it.

1500+ People Pay Tribute to Captain Matt Porcari

Community members and firefighters from all across the state and beyond came to Owego this weekend to pay tribute to Owego Fire Department Captain Matt Porcari. He was killed trying to extinguish a fire last week in a Newark Valley home, when the floor collapsed... Read More.