As chairwoman of the Tioga County Legislature, I am so very proud of our Tioga County employees as they work to protect the public and win this war against the unseen enemy. Our employees have stepped up and they have not let me... Read More.
The Community Foundation for South Central New York, the Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation, the Tioga County Senior Citizens Foundation, and Visions Federal Credit Union have each contributed to the Tioga County Foundations Coalition Emergency Fund, housed at Tioga Opportunities, Inc. These dollars will go directly... Read More.
Tioga County Office of Emergency Services has received a shipment of 10,000 Cloth Face Masks. These masks are provided free of charge to the general public courtesy of FEMA through the NYS Division of Homeland Security Office of Emergency Management and distributed by the... Read More.
On Tuesday, April 21 about 6:00 PM, the Johnson City Police Department responded to a report of a disturbance at a location on Fairview Street, Johnson City. While responding, officers learned handguns may have been displayed during this incident and 3 male suspects had... Read More.
On Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 3:25 am, Brooke County Sheriff's Deputy Daniel Dunham responded to the Motel 6 located at 1012 Upper Front St. for a report of a disturbance in one of the rooms there. Upon arrival, guests in the hotel and... Read More.
On April 15, 2020 at approximately 4:29 a.m., New York State Police at Endwell arrested Christian R. Wilson, age 23 of Binghamton, NY for the felony of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the fourth degree. Troopers were dispatched to the report of a vehicle left... Read More.
Home Central has volunteered to be a mask donation center for Tioga County. Anyone who has homemade masks and wants to donate them to others can bring them to Hme Central stores in Candor (309 Owego Road) and Owego (151 Central Ave.) during regular... Read More.
Small Businesses in Tioga County that have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can now apply for emergency loans through the County’s COVID-19 Emergency Relief program. The Tioga County Legislature created a $475,000 fund to provide zero percent (0%) interest, 180-day emergency loans... Read More.
Sen. Fred Akshar has recognized 5th grader Jewel Belokur from Apalachin Elementary School as one of Akshar's All-Stars. You can watch the video here. Apalachin Elementary student Jewel Belokur was recognized for her emphatic and helpful nature in both social and academic settings, always being... Read More.
Broome County Health Department has announced that it has learned an employee of Walmart, located at 2405 Vestal Pkwy E, Vestal, NY 13850, has tested positive for COVID-19. The Broome County Health Department received the positive test result Saturday, April 18th. If you were in the... Read More.