Vestal High School seniors Neha Doshi, Jeffrey Lu, Tayyab Shah and Victoria Zhuang have qualified as finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program based on their academic achievement and scores on their Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Tests. The four students received Certificates of Merit and will... Read More.
The Broome County Public Library will host a College Funding Workshop on Tuesday, March 3, 12:00-1:00pm. Crystal DeMarco, Senior Associate of First Investors Corporation, will discuss various education funding plans, including ESA and 529 plans. Participants may bring a lunch to eat during the program. Registration is... Read More.
The 2011 Tioga County Calendar of Events brochure is now available. The brochure provides lists, dates and descriptions of over 100 events and festivals to be held this year in Tioga County, NY. Call or email for the free brochure or stop in to the Visitor's... Read More.
The Baden-Powell Council, Boy Scouts of America has announced that it will honor Dr. Thomas Kelly, Professor of Management and former Vice-President and Dean of Binghamton University, with its 2011 Distinguished Citizen of the Year Award. The Boy Scouts present this award each year to... Read More.
Owego Mayor Ed Arrington will be at the Tioga County Historical Society museum in Owego on March 1, 2011 at 11AM. He’ll be pulling the winning tickets for two factory sealed Lionel Toy Train sets, the Hogwarts Express and the Polar Express. Raffle tickets are... Read More.
Tioga Downs in Nichols has scheduled a Rockokie singing contest for 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at the casino's Coaster Stage.
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for heavy wet snow... which is in effect from 4AM to 5PM EST Friday. * Locations: Bradford Pennsylvania, Broome, Tioga, Chenango and Otsego counties. * Hazards: heavy wet snow occasionally mixed with rain. * Accumulations:... Read More.
The Broome County Health Department wants to strengthen its local capacity to respond to emergencies and is seeking volunteers to join the Broome County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). The MRC is a committed group of volunteers, with both medical and non-medical backgrounds, who can be... Read More.
Tioga County Economic Development & Planning in conjunction with Broome Community College will be offering a five session business development program. The sessions will cover: • Session 1: Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 5:30-8:30 pm The Advantages and Disadvantages of Self-employment Evaluating the Feasibility of Self-employment: Self-assessment/ Your... Read More.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Binghamton has received word from the Newman's Own Foundation that their BU student group (Boys & Girls Club Mentors) is a TOP THREE FINALIST in the Newman's Own Foundation Challenge Grant competition. They are guaranteed at least $10,000!!! The winners... Read More.