An unidentified male has reportedly jumped from the Court Street Bridge into the Chenango River at about 8:30PM Monday evening. Firefighters and water rescue teams from Binghamton, Johnson City, Vestal, Endwell and Endicott responded to the rescue operation. After about 45 minutes, the operation was suspended... Read More.
The Historic Owego Marketplace in downtown Owego has announced the 31st Annual Strawberry Festival entitled “Strawberryville-Owego, NY” will be held Friday night, 5:30-10:30 pm June 17th and on Saturday, June 18th, 9:00-6:00 pm. This annual event is host to over 20,000 guests each year; offering... Read More.
Vestal High School seniors Pat Heikkila, Cal Michaels and Josh Miller have been awarded track and field scholarships to Binghamton University. A formal signing ceremony will be held at 3PM Friday, March 25th, in the lobby of Vestal High School.
Tioga Downs Casino is looking to fill many positions throughout the facility as they prepare for the upcoming 2011 Harness Racing season. Tioga Downs will begin accepting applications immediately and will be holding a second Job Fair on Tuesday, March 22nd from 11am until 7pm. Tioga... Read More.
The Hockey 4 Hope Charity Hockey Game to benefit The Geller Oncology Fund will take place on Saturday, March 26th at the Broome Community College Ice Center in Binghamton. Game time is 7:05PM. The general public is welcomed to attend the event at no charge, although... Read More.
The Broome County Republican Women’s Club will host its 3rd Annual Charity Fashion Show, “It’s A Woman’s World”, on Sunday, April 3, 2011 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm. The event will take place at the Vestal Hills Country Club, 3096 Webb Road, Binghamton. Fashions will be... Read More.
Senator Tom Libous says that he feels New York will have their budget submitted on time for the first time in a few years. The State Senator who serves Broome, Tioga and Cheango Counties says that in Albany they have kind of put the... Read More.
The Tioga County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one car fatal motor vehicle accident occurring on March 19th at approximately 8:00 PM. A 1997 Ford Taurus was driving southbound on Nelson Rd. in the Town of Barton. The vehicle slid on the pavement going off the east... Read More.
Endicott native Jon 'Bones' Jones won the UFC light heavyweight championship Saturday, defeating Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua in Newark, New Jersey. Jones was in control of the mixed martial arts contest from the beginning. He had a substantial reach advantage over 'Shogun' and used his superior fitness... Read More.
On Friday March 18th, the Broome County Special Investigations Unit concluded two separate month long investigations into the illegal sale and possession of heroin. Several search warrants were executed as a result of the investigations. A total of 720 bags of heroin with a street value... Read More.