The trial of Abdulsalam al-Zahrani, 46, accused of the fatal stabbing of a Binghamton University professor is to begin on Tuesday. Richard Antoun, a professor of anthropology, was murdered in a Science building on the BU campus back in December 2009. His accused killer was a... Read More.
An early Thursday morning fire destroyed a home on Loder Street in Waverly. The family was able to evacuate safely. According to fire officials, the probable cause was an electrical fire in the floor of the house. Firefighters from Wavery-Barton, Sayre, and Athens responded to the 2AM... Read More.
A consultant to former New York State Comptroller Alan Hevesi has been sentenced to a 16 to 48 months jail term. Hank Morris, 57, was sentenced after pleading guilty to directing a 'pay to play' scheme. Morris used his ties to Hevesi to extract kickbacks from... 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.