Members of the Broome County Special Investigations Unit have arrested Corey Wilson, 29, of Binghamton on drug and weapons charges. Wilson was arrested after a search at his residence revealed a marijuana growing operation in his basement. The grow operation was dismantled and the following... Read More.
BAE Systems of Johnson City has received a Navy award totaling $12 million to support the V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft. The contract will provide the aircraft with a precision controlled machine gun that provides 360 degree firing capability. The work will take place at the Johnson... Read More.
Contract electronics manufacturer Sanmina-SCI Corp has cut its earnings forecast for the second quarter, which ends April 2nd. The company, which has a facility in Owego, also announced that its President and Chief Operating Officer Hari Pillai has resigned. Jure Sola, chairman and chief executive officer,... Read More.
Binghamton Fire Chief Daniel Thomas says six people escaped the burning building, but a teenage boy is dead. Neighbors say they used a ladder to help some of the people out of the house. Firefighters say half of the home's roof has caved in. The... Read More.
Two men are behind bars in connection with a tire slashing incident in the City of Binghamton earlier this week. William Lynch and Brandon Chase, both of Binghamton, have been charged with felony third degree criminal mischief. About 35 cars along Mather Street and surrounding... Read More.
NY Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget that includes cuts to education funding are contributing to an estimated $5 million dollar budget gap for the Union Endicott School District. Union-Endicott Superintendent Suzanne McLeod outlined a series of reductions and cuts totaling nearly $4.5 million to... Read More.
Binghamton City School District leaders have unveiled their budget plans for the next school year and it calls for dozens of cuts at the district. School leaders anticipate they'll have a 6.5 percent cut in state funding, totaling about $3 million. To offset the reductions, they... Read More.
Owego Little League will hold two events Thursday night at the Tioga County Office Building on Main and Academy Streets. Player Agent Karen Vinti invites parents to sign up players for the 2011 season of Little League Baseball, Tee Ball, Girls Softball and Teener League... Read More.
A Binghamton man was arrested for growing marijuana in his basement. Broome County investigators arrested Corey Wilson, 30, Wednesday at his home on Cypress Street. A search warrant lead police to find about eight ounces of marijuana, several plants, scales, two ammunition magazines and about $1,200. Wilson... Read More.
The City of Binghamton is again requesting a lockdown of a local after hours hangout. Last year, Binghamton officials wanted Victoria's Café on Susquehanna Street closed after two shootings on the premises and numerous complaints from neighbors. In December, a city court judge allowed it to... Read More.