Tioga Downs has had to have a late opening today due to a water main break. The casino will open at 5PM today.
The League of Women Voters of Broome and Tioga County and the Concerned Citizens of Tioga County are sponsoring a Meet the Candidates Forum on Wednesday March 2nd from 7pm to 9pm at the Hubbard Auditorium in Owego. The election for the Owego Village Board... Read More.
The Lourdes Breast Care Center is hosting a free seminar devoted to important issues in women’s health on Tuesday, March 1st from 5:30 – 7:00PM at the Owego Treadway Inn. Dr. Niru Anne will talk about the “Latest Information on Mammograms”. She is Board Certified in... Read More.
April Roberts, 39, and Shaquan Jordan, 25, of Endicott have been arrested after a late Sunday evening traffic stop on the New York Thruway. The State Police stopped their vehicle on the northbound New York Thruway in Tarrytown for speeding. State troopers smelled marijuana and a... Read More.
Former Binghamton University basketball player Derrick Rivera entered a plea of guilty Monday to felony criminal possession of stolen property. Rivera was accused of using a stolen credit card to purchase several hundred dollars worth of clothing in September 2009. He will be sentenced in May.
Upstate Shredding - Ben Weitsman has announced an agreement to purchase Genesee Scrap, located in Rochester, New York. This is Upstate's second acquisition in the last month. The all cash transaction for an undisclosed amount is scheduled to close in 30 days. Genesee’s CEO Louis Atkin,... Read More.
The Apalachin Lions Club has awarded the Uplinger Award to Lion John Sobotka. The award is in recognition of John’s service to the community and leadership within the Lions organization at the local and state level. Sobotka was responsible for expanding the Club's Christmas basket project. He... Read More.
Union-Endicott High School senior Emery Jamerson has been nominated as a finalist for the National Achievement Scholarship Program. Jamerson is one of nearly 1,300 finalists from across the country being considered for the scholarships to be offered to outstanding Black American students this year. The Judges... Read More.
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program and the Broome County Office for Aging are offering a six-week program entitled "Living Healthy with Diabetes," designed to help participants gain confidence in their ability to manage diabetes and to maintain an active and fulfilling life. This program... Read More.
Numerous friends and classmates of Victoria Cheng gathered Sunday at Muller Chapel on the Ithaca College campus to remember her and provide support to each other. Cheng, 17, of Spencer New York, was found dead outside an off-campus residence at 12:40PM on Saturday. According to Tompkins... Read More.