The Broome County Sheriff’s Office reported Friday afternoon that David J. Sheeran, 80, Sherwood Terrace, Yonkers, was killex in a two-vehicle motor vehicle accident involving a tractor-trailer and a passenger sedan on Interstate 81 north at Exit 1 in the Town of Kirkwood. At about 4:24am,... Read More.
NYSEG, an AVANGRID company, has donated $50,000 – the equivalent of 150,000 meals – to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier to support the Food Bank’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 situation. The donation is part of a $2 million commitment by... Read More.
The Community Foundation for South Central New York has released an additional $142,705 in grants to organizations providing essential services to the individuals and communities they serve during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. Tioga Opportunities - $10,000 for the Tioga County Funders COVID-19... Read More.
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Wednesday he will issue an Executive Order requiring all people in New York to wear a mask or a face covering when out in public and in situations where social distancing cannot be maintained,... Read More.
New York State Police in Troop C have seen an influx of reports of counterfeit $100 bills in recent weeks. Troopers have responded to several complaints in February, March and April. Similar cases have been reported by other law enforcement agencies throughout... Read More.
Troy Fenstemacher and Craig Amlin, senior students at Union-Endicott High School, recently achieved Eagle Scout rank, the highest achievement attainable with the Boy Scouts of America. One of the many requirements to be considered for this honor is planning and completing an extensive service... Read More.
Tioga County Legislature Chairman Martha Sauerbrey announced in mid-afternoon Wednesday that it is with great sorrow that Tioga County Public Health has confirmed the first COVID-19 death in Tioga County. The individual passed away on Tuesday, April 14. The person's... Read More.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, and gathering permits required prior to the festival's execution becoming unlikely, the Historic Owego Marketplace (HOM) regrets its decision that it must cancel this year's Strawberry Festival and postpone the 40th Anniversary observance of the Festival until next... Read More.
For the fourth consecutive year, the Vestal Central School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Vestal received the honor for the first... Read More.
Everybody's anxious to reopen. I get it, I'm anxious to reopen. People need to get back to work. The state needs an economy. We cannot sustain this for a prolonged period of time. Everybody agrees. Everybody will also say how you reopen is... Read More.