Lockheed Martin's Fourth Quarter 2010 results will be published prior to the market opening on Thursday, January 27th. The Company will follow up that announcement with a live webcast 3:00PM EST. CEO Bob Stevens, CFO Bruce Tanner, and Investment Relations VP Jerry Kircher will discuss fourth... Read More.
Congressman Maurice Hinchey has announced that he has introduced legislation that would cap interest rates on credit cards and all other loans at 15 percent. Hinchey's legislation would impose a 15 percent interest rate cap on all consumer lending from financial institutions, such as banks... Read More.
Weis Markets announced a partnership with Crowley Foods to have the dairy company provide Weis branded milk for all of its New York stores. Crowley Foods will produce eight different products and deliver them directly to the 12 Weis Markets’ stores in Broome County and... Read More.
For the 14th year in a row, Wegman's has made the list of 'The Hundred Best Companies to Work For', published by Fortune magazine. Wegman's, which has stores in Johnson City and Ithaca, came in at #3. Edward Jones, the investment firm that has an office... Read More.
The current weather forecast for both Saturday and Sunday is calling for early morning temperatures between Zero and Minus 5 degrees. Wind chill may be as low as minus 15.
The New York State Department of Labor issued its monthly Employment report on Thursday. Tioga County's unemployment rate declined to 8.0% from the December 2009 rate of 8.8%. There were 21,600 people employed with 2100 looking for work. Broome County had an unemployment rate of 8.7% in... Read More.
National Penguin Awareness Day was celebrated once again on Thursday. The annual event is considered the perfect opportunity to celebrate the penguin. People across the nation celebrated by wearing black and white, sending Penguin e-cards, using penguin pictures for PC wallpaper, and forwarding penguin pictures... Read More.
A prominent waste management company in the Southern Tier is preparing to move and upgrade its facilities. Taylor Garbage wants to move its processing station in Owego to a large empty lot off Route 434. The station is currently on Glenmary Drive in the... Read More.
Leaders at SUNY schools in the Southern Tier say that Chancellor Nancy Zimpher's annual address was right on the mark. Both BU interim president Peter McGrath and BCC president Kevin Drumm say the address resonated with them on a number of levels, especially the... Read More.
The Village of Watkins Glen has a long history of car racing and this year marks the 50th anniversary of the first Formula One at Watkins Glen. The first U.S. Grand Prix, which later become part of the Formula One Championship, was held at Watkins... Read More.