Arrest Made in Robbery of Red Barn Computer Store

Kenneth Finnerty has been arrested by Broome County Sheriff deputies for the Monday robbery of a laptop PC at the Red Barn Computer Store on Upper Front Street in Binghamton. Finnerty, a resident of Binghamton,... Read More.

Hinchey Proposes Credit Card Interest Rate Cap

Congressman Maurice Hinchey has announced that he has introduced legislation that would cap interest rates on credit cards and all other loans at 15 percent. Hinchey's legislation would impose a 15 percent interest rate cap... Read More.

Weis Markets Partnering with Crowley Foods

Weis Markets announced a partnership with Crowley Foods to have the dairy company provide Weis branded milk for all of its New York stores. Crowley Foods will produce eight different products and deliver them directly... Read More.

New York State Employment Report Issued

The New York State Department of Labor issued its monthly Employment report on Thursday. Tioga County's unemployment rate declined to 8.0% from the December 2009 rate of 8.8%. There were 21,600 people employed with 2100 looking... Read More.

National Penguin Awareness Day Celebrated Thursday

National Penguin Awareness Day was celebrated once again on Thursday. The annual event is considered the perfect opportunity to celebrate the penguin. People across the nation celebrated by wearing black and white, sending Penguin e-cards,... Read More.

Taylor Garbage Proposes New Facility

A prominent waste management company in the Southern Tier is preparing to move and upgrade its facilities.  Taylor Garbage wants to move its processing station in Owego to a large empty lot off Route... Read More.

SUNY Chancellor Gives Annual Address

Leaders at SUNY schools in the Southern Tier say that Chancellor Nancy Zimpher's annual address was right on the mark. Both BU interim president Peter McGrath and BCC president Kevin Drumm say the address... Read More.