Johnson City Police arrested Margo L. Reynolds, 41 of Johnson City, on Thursday for Grand Larceny in the 3rd Degree in violation of section 155.35 subdivision 1 of the NYS Penal Law, a class D felony. Reynolds is accused a swindling $26,000 in US... Read More.
New York Attorney General Letitia James and District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine have filed a lawsuit to stop the Trump Administration from eliminating food assistance for nearly 700,000 Americans. The lawsuit, which was joined by 13 attorneys general and the City of... Read More.
Property tax levy growth for school districts in New York state will be capped at 1.81 percent for the 2020-2021 fiscal year, down from a 2 percent cap in each of the two previous years, according to data released by State Comptroller Thomas P.... Read More.
2019 Consolidated Funding Awards were announced recently with the village and town of Owego awarded a combined $2,928,000 and other projects in Tioga County receiving a combined $900K in state funds. The Village of Owego will use a $250,000 Housing and Community Renewal NY... Read More.
Following 12 years of service, the President and CEO of the Tioga County Chamber of Commerce, Gwen Kania, has announced her retirement. She will step down at the end of May. “Working for the Tioga Chamber has been the most rewarding job! The people,... Read More.
From the Jewish Community Center: "The Jewish Community Center (JCC) dismissed a staff member due to an incident that occurred while the JCC was closed for Christmas. On Christmas Eve, after the building was shut down for the holiday, a staff member... Read More.
Abbey Mae Luffman, 16, of Owego passed away, Sunday, January 12, 2020 due to a sudden illness. Abbey is survived by her parents, Marcy and Lars Luffman; brother, Craig Luffman; sister, Briann Luffman; maternal grandparents,... Read More.
Broome County District Attorney Michael A. Korchak announced Monday his leadership team of prosecutors and law enforcement professionals, who will assist the District Attorney in aggressively prosecuting criminal activity. Chief Assistant District Attorney and Drug Crimes Bureau Chief: Mark J. Loughran. Loughran has been an... Read More.
Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) will hold his January town hall on Tuesday, January 21 starting at 5:30 p.m. at Maine-Endwell Middle School, 1119 Farm to Market Road.This event is free and open to the public. Last year, Brindisi held a town hall in every... Read More.
Shawn M. Kostick pleaded guilty Tuesday to manslaughter for the 2014 death of his father, Harry J. Kostick, in the Village of Endicott. For nearly five years, no arrest was made in the case, until a Broome County Grand Jury handed up an indictment... Read More.