The Waverly-Barton Fire Company responded to another working structure fire this morning at 25 Blanket Street around 4 o’clock in the Town of Barton. Firefighters found an occupant inside the single-family dwelling and began performing CPR. That individual was transported to the hospital. No... Read More.
The National Weather Service In Binghamton Has Issued A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow. The Warning is In effect until 5 PM EST this afternoon. Locations: Tioga And Broome Counties In New York And Bradford County In Pennsylvania. * Hazards: Heavy Wet Snow. Snow Could Mix... Read More.
Today’s snowstorm and subsequent school closing has forced the postponement of this evening’s public meeting focusing on natural gas exploration in New York. “Marcellus Shale in Our Community: What’s in it for All of Us?” has been rescheduled for 7 p.m., Friday, March 4, at... Read More.
A large explosion and fire at a Chesapeake Appalachia gas well has injured three workers. The explosion was reported at about 6:15 PM Wednesday in Independence Township, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. The fire started in several storage tanks that hold fracking fluid, a chemical compound that is... Read More.
Governor Andrew Cuomo presented his proposed 2011-2012 Executive Budget to hundreds of New Yorkers at the Binghamton Riverwalk Hotel and Conference Center. The Governor's proposal transforms the state budget process to conform to fiscal realities and eliminates a $10 billion deficit without raising taxes or... Read More.
The New York State Police have arrested Robert Straight, 33, of Plymouth, New York, for attempted Burglary. The arrest was made following an electronic sensor alarm at the Kwik Fill gas station located on State Route 12 in the Town of Norwich. The investigation... Read More.
The LOURDES Breast Care Center is hosting a free seminar devoted to important issues in women’s health on Tuesday, March 1 from 5:30 – 7:00PM at the Owego Treadway Inn. Dr. Niru Anne will talk about the “Latest Information on Mammograms”. She is Board Certified in... Read More.
Vestal High School seniors Neha Doshi, Jeffrey Lu, Tayyab Shah and Victoria Zhuang have qualified as finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program based on their academic achievement and scores on their Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Tests. The four students received Certificates of Merit and will... Read More.
The Broome County Public Library will host a College Funding Workshop on Tuesday, March 3, 12:00-1:00pm. Crystal DeMarco, Senior Associate of First Investors Corporation, will discuss various education funding plans, including ESA and 529 plans. Participants may bring a lunch to eat during the program. Registration is... Read More.