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.
10 different Union-Endicott Central School District students will have their artwork displayed at the state capital from Feb. 28 to March 4. The students’ pieces will be part of the 21st annual New York State Art Teachers Association/New York State Legislative Student Art Exhibit in... Read More.
Students from 12 area school districts have been chosen to participate in this year’s BROOME COUNTY MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION ALL-COUNTY MUSIC FESTIVAL III. Participants in the grades Orchestra, Chorus, and Band were chosen based upon audition and teacher recommendation. The festival will take place on Friday... Read More.
The Binghamton University Wind Ensemble will hold its first bi-annual Concerto Competition on Sunday, February 27th at 6:30PM. in Casadesus Recital Hall on the Binghamton University campus. Winners will perform as solo artists accompanied by the full wind ensemble in the final concert of the... Read More.
The New York State Public Service Commission has approved construction of a 9.8 mile gas pipeline and a gas compressor station in the Town of Windsor, Broome County. The pipeline and compressor station will serve as a gathering pipeline for nine existing wells operated in... Read More.
Mayor Matt Ryan gave his State of the City address on Wednesday and the news was at best mixed. Mayor Ryan sees a dire financial situation in large part due to an economy that hasn't roared back combined with the ever-increasing costs in pension and... Read More.
The New York State Police are investigating a serious one car personal injury accident on Old Route 17 in Windsor, N.Y. Tuesday, Lauren Campbell, 20, of Windsor was driving on a slush covered roadway. On a left hand curve, her vehicle spun 180 degrees, exited the... Read More.
The Owego girls basketball team defeated Union-Endicott 58 - 39 in a non-league game on Wednesday. Brittany Rando's 23 points led Owego with Rachel Merrill adding 17 points. Owego fell behind early in the game, but a 17 - 2 run put OFA in the lead... Read More.
More details are emerging on the case of the woman abandoning her 12 year old niece for two weeks in the Town of Union. The woman left her niece in the care of a 17 year old cousin, when the woman, Lorraine Kelsh, took a... Read More.