Matthew Taranto, 28, of Trumansburg has been indicted for the November 2010 shooting of his father, Salvatore. A Tompkins County Grand Jury charged Taranto with second degree murder. Conviction could bring a sentence of 25 years to life. Taranto, who has been diagnosed with Asperger's Syndome, lived... Read More.
Congress has blocked $2.4 million in funding for the Susquehanna Flood Forecast and Warning System. The System uses radar and a network of stream and rain gauges to provide data to the National Weather Service to issue flood warnings. The System is credited with saving $20... Read More.
An early Thursday morning fire on County Road 67 in Hancock destroyed a mobile home. Two adults and three children were able to evacuate without injury. There was no smoke detector in the home, but the residents heard the fire, which started beneath the trailer. Investigators have... Read More.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is offering two FREE classes to help you save on heating and electric costs. On February 9th 1 – 3pm or February 10th 6- 8pm at the Tioga County Office Building in the CCE Meeting room in the basement of 56... Read More.
Friday, Feb. 25 from 7p-10p, the Owego Elks Lodge on Front Street will come alive with spirited competition as it’s determined who can boast the most knowledge of trivial matters! Join your friends and family for a fun evening at the annual Team Trivia Night... Read More.
Come be a part of a new Butterfly Club at Waterman Center, 403 Hilton Road, Apalachin NY. Learn about butterflies and moths in our area by attending Waterman Center’s free informal Butterfly Club. The next meeting is Saturday, February 12th from 2 - 3:30pm and is... Read More.
A Brooklyn man, Jenmark Ballenger, 29, is on trial this week in Broome County Court for his role in a fiery crash in which Constance Curtin, 60, of Owego and her daughter, Michelle were killed. Prosecutors allege that Ballenger caused an accident that slowed traffic... Read More.
One person has died in a house fire this morning in Binghamton. The fire, at 116 Henry Street, was reported at about 11AM. There are eight apartment units in the building. NYSEG Stadium is less than a block from the fire location. The victim's identity has not yet... Read More.
Members of the Broome County SIU and the Port Dickinson Police Department have arrested Christopher VonWolfersdorf of Binghamton following an investigation into an indoor marijuana growing operation. Wednesday evening, police conducted a search of a residence in the Town of Chenango and found an elaborated... Read More.
Wednesday evening, the Broome County Sheriff’s Office arrested Patrick J. Murphy, 42 of Endicott and Dave L. Dutcher, 63 of Binghamton for the theft of steaks and meat slicers from the Maine’s Food Source store in the Town of Chenango. The stolen property was then... Read More.