Saturday, April 2nd will be the second weekend of the newly launched, Learn to Swim aquatics program. The event will be held at Chenango Forks Central School District beginning at 9am, running in three, 1-hour blocks. Thanks to M&T Bank, children of all ages will be... Read More.
A state arbitrator has ruled the Village of Endicott must reinstate 24 hour work shifts for the village's fire department. Last year, Endicott Mayor John Bertoni changed the firefighters' schedules to 10 and 14 hour shifts to cut down on sick time and provide for... Read More.
The New York State Police and the Vestal Police Department arrested two people for the possession of cocaine, heroin, ecstacy and loaded weapons in the City of Binghamton. Police arrested Shamar Grant, 29, and Amber Graves, 24, both of Binghamton, after a search warrant... Read More.
Alice Shriber, 66, of Endicott died on Monday in a two car collision on I-81 in Kirkwood. Shriber was driving south on I-81, and used a police U-turn to change to the northbound lanes. Beau Clinton, 31 of Avon was headed north in his pick-up... Read More.
The Broome County Special Investigations Unit has arrested Billy Edwards, 31, of Binghamton on felony weapon possession. Investigators executed a search warrant March 28th at Edwards residence and recovered a sawed of shotgun, marihuana, cocaine and drug paraphernalia. Edwards was charged with felony Criminal Possession of... Read More.
Price Chopper Supermarkets is voluntarily recalling its ‘Regular Homestyle Potato Salad’ due to the potential of listeria contamination. The product in question was sold by the pound in the stores’ delis between the dates of March 19 and March 28, 2011. No related illnesses have... Read More.
The City of Binghamton has joined Broome County in selling compost bins as a way to enable residents to practice more cost-effective, environmentally-friendly waste disposal. Like the Broome County Landfill, the City Treasurer’s Office is now selling Earth Machine TM compost bins at-cost for $45... Read More.
Former Binghamton High basketball star King Rice has been named the head coach at Monmouth University in New Jersey. Rice, 41, was a star point guard for Binghamton from 1984 - 1987. Binghamton had a 85-9 record during his four years at the school. Rice was recruited... Read More.
State University of New York Chancellor Nancy Zimpher has announced that she has recommended Interim President C. Peter Magrath be named president of Binghamton University for a term that will run through December 31, 2011. The appointment will go before the SUNY Board of Trustees... Read More.
A two car accident on I-81 northbound in Kirkwood has resulted in a fatality. The accident occurred on Monday at about 4:30PM near mile marker six. New York State Police are not yet able to release the identity of the person killed. A second person was taken... Read More.