Christen Hayes, 30, from the Town of Chenango is facing multiple charges after she was accused of having a sexual relationship with an underage student according to the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office. Hayes had been employed as a teacher's assistant. She's accused of engaging in sexual... Read More.
Several hundred people attended a meeting at the Vestal Middle School concerning the elimination of sports programs for 7th and 8th grade students. The often raucous meeting was highly critical of the Vestal School Districts plan. However, Superintendent Mark LaRoach didn't budge from his position that... Read More.
160 members of the National Guard's 827th Engineer Company returned home Wednesday to a highly emotional welcome. The unit had spent about a year in Afghanistan constructing roads, bases, and checkpoints. All members, from Horseheads, Binghamton, Buffalo and Walton, returned safe. Two returned with purple hearts. For many... Read More.
The Borders Bookstore in Ithaca's Pyramid Mall will be closing in April. Borders, which has just filed for bankruptcy protection, will close 30 percent of its stores, nine are in New York.
Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo spent Wednesday at Binghamton University, touting her new title: Chair of the Assembly's Legislative Commission on Science and Technology. Lupardo was joined by university and community leaders to announce her appointment, a position she hopes will help her advance technology by supporting... Read More.
The Mission in Motion Mobile Mammography Van will be at the Owego Treadway Inn. Mammographies only will be offered. 3/1/2011, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM For an appointment call 607-798-5723. The Mission In Motion Van is for both insured and uninsured women. If you are without insurance, call... Read More.
The Broome County Sheriff's Office has arrested Lorraine Kelsh, 40, of Syracuse on charges related to the abandonment of her 12 year old niece. Kelsh has been charged with felony Abandonment of a Child and misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Deputies were called to... Read More.
Steven Pieper, 21, from the Town of Clay, near Syracuse, entered a guilty plea to second degree murder in the November 19 death of Jenni-Lyn Watson. The 20-year-old woman's body was found dumped in a wooded area of Central Park in Clay. The case drew intensive... Read More.
Former United States Congressman Michael Arcuri has joined the Syracuse Law Firm Hancock Estabrook, LLP. Mr. Arcuri will focus his practice on litigation, government affairs and corporate law. Mr. Arcuri was a member of Congress for New York’s 24th Congressional District from 2007 to 2010.
The Joint Landowners Coalition of New York is sponsoring a public meeting, titled “Marcellus Shale in Our Community: What’s in it for All of Us?” to help educate property owners, business owners and others on what to expect when expanded natural gas exploration comes... Read More.