Union Budget Vote Delayed

The Town of Union has pushed back a decision on their budget after neither of its two villages voted on a measure to merge their code enforcement departments with the town. Endicott trustees did not... Read More.

Reed to be Sworn-In Today

Congressman-elect Tom Reed is expected to be released from the hospital Thursday and sworn in to represent New York’s 29th Congressional District. Reed was supposed to be sworn into Eric Massa’s old seat on Tuesday,... Read More.

Traffic Up at BGM

Traffic is up at the Greater Binghamton Airport. From July to September this year, airport officials say more than 30,000 passengers flew out of the Broome County-owned airport, which is up almost 14 percent from... Read More.

Broome Legislature to Consider Lease Deal

The Broome County Legislature is expected to make a final decision Thursday on an offer to lease county-owned land for natural gas drilling. The offer, from Inflection Energy, would be worth more than $7.5 million... Read More.

Vestal to Receive Grant Wednesday

The Vestal Town Board will receive a grant Wednesday night. The town will be presented with a check for $3,500 from the Preservation League of New York. It will be used to complete the town’s... Read More.

Local Leaders Part of Cuomo's Transition Teams

Two local leaders have been picked to serve on transition committees for New York’s next governor. Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo announced the members for his three transition teams Tuesday. The members of the Education and Health,... Read More.

1 Injured, 1 Arrested After BHS Fight

Police were called to a fight at the Binghamton High School Tuesday. School officials say two female students got into a fight in the main cafeteria around 11am. One of the students had to be... Read More.

Owego 2011 Budget Adopted, Justice Leaving

Town of Owego leaders adopted their 2011 budget Tuesday. The $6.2 million spending plan includes a property tax increase of 6.3 percent to residents, meaning that the average taxpayer will see their bill go up... Read More.

Union Code Enforcement Consolidation Issue

It appears that Johnson City and Endicott will not share their code enforcement departments with the Town of Union. Johnson City trustees held off on voting for the resolution Tuesday night after the measure was... Read More.

JC Trustees Take Step to Dissolve Fire Dept.

In other Johnson City news, trustees have taken the first step in dissolving their paid fire department and creating a new fire district. Trustees approved a resolution Tuesday night to start the process of forming... Read More.