Binghamton University has announced that they have extended the contract of basketball coach Mark Macon through the 2013-2014 season. Macon had one year left on his current contract. The Bearcats have a record of 6 wins and 18 losses for the season. They have 3 wins and... Read More.
The Tioga Chamber Annual Dinner and Community Awards Event on February 3rd was a great success thanks to the support of our friends and Chamber Members. The room looked amazing with colorful Mardi Gras decorations, not to mention the delicious King Cakes in the center... Read More.
Owego ArtWalk ArtTalk DATE: Friday, February 18th , 2011 LOCATION: Beautiful Historic Downtown Owego TIME: 5 p.m. –8 p.m. One of the reasons that Owego is the Coolest Small Town in America is because of its Art Galleries! Visit these galleries and businesses on the evening of February 18th... Read More.
Broome County Executive Barbara Fiala has been named commissioner of the state Department of Motor Vehicles by Governor Cuomo Fiala held a noon press conference to announce her appointment. She has been county executive since 2005. State Senator Tom Libous said that Governor Cuomo has made an... Read More.
The Owego girls basketball team continued its hot streak with a 60 - 29 win over visiting Susquehanna Valley. Owego now has 8 wins and 1 loss in their last 9 games. Brittany Rando scored 24 points for Owego. Samantha Watson was also in double digits with... Read More.
Acting head of the Department of Environmental Conservation, Joe Martens, expects his Agency to complete its updated rules for gas drilling in June. At a legislative hearing on Tuesday, he said the state needs to proceed cautiously with hydraulic fracturing, but, he added, the regulations... Read More.
Congressman Maurice Hinchey has urged the Department of Defense to reject a potential bid for the presidential helicopter program from China's state-run China Aviation Industry Corporation. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that AVIC may offer its AC-313 helicopter for use in the next Marine... Read More.
The New York State Police have posted a video of Tuesday's Sunoco gas station robbery in Endwell on Youtube. The suspect is believed to have robbed several convenience stores in the area since January 11th. A white male approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall entered the... Read More.
Mary Bidwell, 62 of Binghamton entered a guilty plea to Grand Larceny in Broome County Court and was sentenced to a three year conditional discharge for her role in defrauding the Medicaid program of more than $59,000. Bidwell’s son, a 20-year old disabled Medicaid recipient... Read More.
Union-Endicott High School senior Mark J. Mullock has been nominated as a finalist for the National Merit Scholarship Program. Mullock is one of more than 15,000 finalists from across the country. Only 8,400 National Merit Scholarships will be awarded in 2011, which can be worth as... Read More.