The federal government's $85 billion in spending cuts may soon be felt close to home. Local defense companies in particular may be severely impacted by the cuts, as half of the $85 billion comes as slashes to military and defense spending. BAE Systems, a... Read More.
An Endicott man has been arrested following an attempted rape and robbery investigation. Members of the Broome County Sheriff's Office arrested 33-year-old Futahi Hampton of Exchange Street in Endicott following an investigation Sunday night. The Sheriff's Office responded to the area of 3 Delaware... Read More.
State Police are investigating an armed robbery at Lupo's in Endicott. Police say at approximately 11 o'clock Sunday night, a man entered Lupo's Char Pit at 2710 East Main Street through a rear door where two employees were working. He displayed a handgun, then... Read More.
An Endicott apartment building was damaged by fire Sunday afternoon. Crews were called to the nine-unit building on North Street just after 4:30 yesterday afternoon. Officials say the fire started in a first floor apartment. Several residents were home at the... Read More.
An Endicott man is charged with manufacturing methamphetamines. Police detectives say 46-year-old Robert Ricci Jr. was walking up and down Jenkins Street several times with a lock box and grocery bag. When an officer questioned him, parts of a portable meth lab... Read More.
After being awarded more than $91 million in December, dozens of projects in the Southern Tier are beginning to take shape. Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy discussed plans for 62 benefiting programs with the Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council Wednesday. The big winners were the... Read More.
Two men have been arrested for stealing metal after their truck got stuck in the mud. On Thursday night, a property owner on Nanticoke Drive in the town of Union called the police and reported that an unknown vehicle was stuck in the mud on... Read More.
BAE systems said Monday it will lay off 300 workers, including an unspecified number at its Endicott facility. The defense contractor announced that two-thirds of the layoffs will come from its New Hampshire plant. The company says the layoffs are necessary due to changing staffing... Read More.
Taxpayers in the Union-Endicott School District got their first glimpse at what will be another tough year financially. U-E held the first of four budget workshops Wednesday evening. The presentation set goals for the next school year. Benefits will be the biggest... Read More.
Broome County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Binghamton woman who tried to steal a brand new snow blower from a business in the Town of Union Monday evening. 35-year old Summer Reynolds stole an Ariens snow blower worth about $600 and a short time later... Read More.