Binghamton University is the nation's #4 "Best Value" public college for 2011 according to The Princeton Review, one of America's best-known education services companies. Moving up two slots from last year’s #6 ranking, Binghamton University was again heralded for being a great return on investment... Read More.
A Democratic search committee will make an interim Broome County Executive recommendation at Noon Wednesday in Binghamton. Tony Fiala and Mark Whalen will be announcing the recommendation, which will then be forwarded to the Broome County Democratic Committee. On March 3rd the Committee will... Read More.
Union-Endicott Central School District teachers nabbed three out of the top four awards at the annual “inspiring thousands,” art show at the Orazio Salati Studio & Gallery on State Street in Binghamton. Union-Endicott High School teacher Cindy Henry was honored with the “Best of Show”... Read More.
Volunteers Improving Neighborhoods is holding a Vegetable Gardening 101 workshop this Wednesday February 23rd from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Decker Room of the Broome County Library. Renee Schloupt, master gardener, will discuss garden planning, building raised beds and planting and cultivating your vegetable garden. Participants... Read More.
The SUNY Business and Education Cooperative of the Southern Tier (SUNY BEST) will host Richard Deitz, who will present “Conditions and Prospects for the Upstate Economy” at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 3, at Tompkins Cortland Community College’s Ithaca Extension Center. This discussion, which is free... Read More.
The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City has the largest collection of works by iconic artist Edward Hopper. Currently, the museum is featuring a major show of his work: Edward Hopper and His Time. The Windsor Whip Works Art Center is sponsoring... Read More.
Kopernik Observatory Spring/Summer Schedule 2011 $5.00 adults; $3.00 seniors/students; $16.00 family maximum Members of Kopernik Observatory are free For information call (607) 748-3685 or visit www.kopernik.org The Observatory is open every Friday night, regardless of sky conditions, March through November. In spring, doors open at 7:30 PM; programs start... Read More.
Binghamton University's Office of Continuing Education and Outreach will sponsor four specialized medical certificate-training courses, including Medical Billing and Coding Professional, Medical Assistant Administration, Pharmacy Technician, and EKG Technician. The Medical Billing and Coding Professional course will begin on March 8. This 70-hour program... Read More.
Waverly Barton firefighters were called to a house fire at 135 Howard Street in Waverly early Tuesday morning. When firefighters arrived, heavy fire was showing from the rear of the two story, single family home. There were no injuries to occupants or emergency crews. The Tioga County... Read More.
An electrical problem on the back porch was the cause of a fire Friday night in Waverly. The home at 15 Lincoln Avenue had extensive smoke damage. Firefighters from Waverly - Barton, Chemung, Sayre, and Athens responded. The family of four was able to evacuate safely; there... Read More.