WEBO will be broadcasting the Daytona 500 this afternoon on 1330AM and 107.9FM. Race coverage begins at Noon. Today's race will see a different race strategy than in prior years. The surface of the track was repaved over the off-season at a cost of $20 million. Last year's... Read More.
Tony Stewart won today's 300 mile 'Drive for COPD' Nationwide race at Daytona by 7 thousanths of a second over Clint Bowyer. The race was characterized by two car drafting. Landon Cassill pushing Stewart to the lead at the very end. The 'Big One', a standard... Read More.
Owego seeks to defend its Class B swimming title Saturday at the Section 4 swimming championships. The competition starts at 11AM at OFA. The Indians again have a strong team, led by Jake Mendelson in the 200 and 500 freestyles. Owego is going for their ninth straight... Read More.
The New York State Department of Transportation has announced that the abandoned railroad bridge on Vestal Road between Sycamore Road and North Jensen Road in the town of Vestal has been removed and the roadway reopened to traffic.
Lauren Campbell Bond, 20, has died from injuries suffered in a single car accident in Windsor. Old Route 17 was slush covered at the time of the accident. On a left hand curve, her vehicle spun 180 degrees, exited the north shoulder of the roadway, traveled... Read More.
The trial of Abdulsalam al-Zahrani, 46, accused of the fatal stabbing of a Binghamton University professor is to begin on Tuesday. Richard Antoun, a professor of anthropology, was murdered in a Science building on the BU campus back in December 2009. His accused killer was a... Read More.
An early Thursday morning fire destroyed a home on Loder Street in Waverly. The family was able to evacuate safely. According to fire officials, the probable cause was an electrical fire in the floor of the house. Firefighters from Wavery-Barton, Sayre, and Athens responded to the 2AM... Read More.
A consultant to former New York State Comptroller Alan Hevesi has been sentenced to a 16 to 48 months jail term. Hank Morris, 57, was sentenced after pleading guilty to directing a 'pay to play' scheme. Morris used his ties to Hevesi to extract kickbacks from... Read More.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a bill that would create an independent redistricting commission. The Redistricting Reform Act requires the commission to be bi-partisan, free of conflicts of interest and reflect the state's diversity. The commission would hold public hearings across the state and then post... Read More.
Contract Manufacturer Sanmina-SCI Corp reported first-quarter results that beat expectations. Sanmina-SCI reported first-quarter revenue of $1.66 billion, against analysts' expectation of $1.65 billion. The electronic manufacturing services provider earned $28 million, or 34 cents a share, compared with $59 million, or 74 cents a share, last... Read More.