The 2011-2012 Owego Apalachin budget was defeated Tuesday by 30 votes. A 51 percent majority - or 787 voters - cast "no" ballots, while 49 percent - or 757 - voted in favor of the budget. The OA Board of Education now has the decision to... Read More.
The Binghamton City School District 2011-2012 proposed budget has passed 804 to 412. The proposition to sell a portion of 14 Robinson St. also passed. Two candidates were up for two seats on the board. Valerie Hampton received 967 votes, Sandra Garufi received 991... Read More.
The Maine Endwell School Districts had their Budget approved 944 to 428. The voters also passed the Bus Proposition 904 to 466. In the Board of Education votes, Alan Ewing and Dennis Cochardo (both ran unopposed) won the seats.
Union-Endicott voters overwhelmingly approved the district's budget proposal for the 2011-12 school year by a vote of 1,332 to 671. That was a diffence of 66.5% to 33.5%. They also approved to purchase 2 school busses by a vote of 1,312 YES (67%) - 647... Read More.
It took a high speed chase, a foot chase, and a dog to catch a man who went on the run after a traffic stop early Monday morning. Danny Williams is accused of going through a stop sign on Market Ave in the Town... Read More.
A woman with an arrest warrant from Pennsylvania tried to escape capture by jumping into the Susquehanna River in Binghamton. The Binghamton Police Department says 29 year old Beverly Angela Carvin was eventually arrested Tuesday. Carvin ran from police and jumped from the west... Read More.
Sen. Tom Libous has sponsored eight bills in a package meant to keep a pledge he made to voters last fall – two of which have already passed the Senate. Among the bills are efforts to restore funding fairness to upstate New York, while helping... Read More.
Vestal Police are saying that the driver of the SUV that initiated a three vehicle crash on Saturday will face additional charges, pending results of a blood alcohol test at the State Police Lab in Olean. Adam Gurney, 25, has been charged with felony... Read More.
A man has been arrested after mistaking two men for turkeys and shooting them in Otsego County. Steven Houghtaling, 54, of Canajoharie, was taken into custody Sunday afternoon. Police say Houghtaling was hunting in the Town of Middlefield when he mistook two other hunters for turkeys... Read More.
A wall collapse at the Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Treatment Plant has caused partially treated sewage to leak from the facility. The wall, in a filtration area of the plant, collapsed around 9 AM Monday, forcing sediment out of the facility and into a nearby... Read More.