A parking garage roof has collapsed in the Town of Vestal. Heavy snow has been collapsing roofs throughout the Northeast. This accident happened at the Hayes Community Apartments on Country Club Road. About 10 to 12 vehicles could be beneath the rubble. There are no reports of any... Read More.
Demolition work has begun on property that will become the new UHS primary care center on the Vestal Parkway. The work is part of a $29 million project to construct a new, state-of-the-art facility that will feature physician services by appointment, plus walk-in, diagnostic imaging,... Read More.
Volunteers from the Southern Tier Chapter of the American Red Cross are providing aid to the victims of a fire on Phelps Street in the City of Binghamton. Two adults were burned out of their apartment and are receiving financial assistance for food, clothing and... Read More.
Last year, Tioga Downs experimented with a pilot program to lower its wagering takeout rates to New York State minimums. Tioga Downs has announced that it will continue with the program in 2011. For the 2011 race season the takeout will be: 15% Win Place Show;... Read More.
Binghamton University will host the Southern Tier Science Olympiad competition on Saturday, February 12th on the University campus. Hundreds of area high school students representing more than 12 schools will compete in a day-long series of contests designed to test their knowledge in diverse fields... Read More.
The Maine-Endwell Girls Varsity Club are sponsoring a three on three basketball tournament to raise money for Traci’s Hope on March 4th at Maine-Endwell Middle School in Endwell. Traci's Hope is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to help people diagnosed with breast cancer in Broome and... Read More.
A Brooklyn man, Jenmark Ballenger, 29,has been convicted in Broome County Court for his role in a fiery crash in which Constance Curtin, 60, of Owego and her daughter, Michelle were killed. Ballenger will be sentenced in April 14, 2011 for criminally negligent homicide and... Read More.
The Broome County SIU and the Endicott Police Department searched an apartment at 111 Jefferson Avenue Endicott. The search uncovered approximately 15 grams of crack cocaine, a quantity of marijuana, packaging material, scale and approximately $3,000.00 cash. Martise L. Felder and Janelle L. Cheeseboro were arrested... Read More.
Binghamton firefighters responded to a house fire at 8 Phelps Street early Sunday morning. The second floor of the home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. The second floor of the home took heavy damage, but the house is not a total loss. The family was... Read More.