This news release was submitted by Tioga County Public Health: Tioga County Public Health is continuing to work 7 days/week to serve our community and to monitor positive cases, and those who are in quarantine or isolation. Over the past week, we have seen the... Read More.
The Broome County Sheriff’s Office reported Friday afternoon that David J. Sheeran, 80, Sherwood Terrace, Yonkers, was killex in a two-vehicle motor vehicle accident involving a tractor-trailer and a passenger sedan on Interstate 81 north at Exit 1 in the Town of Kirkwood. At about 4:24am,... Read More.
Troy Fenstemacher and Craig Amlin, senior students at Union-Endicott High School, recently achieved Eagle Scout rank, the highest achievement attainable with the Boy Scouts of America. One of the many requirements to be considered for this honor is planning and completing an extensive service... Read More.
Tioga County Legislature Chairman Martha Sauerbrey announced in mid-afternoon Wednesday that it is with great sorrow that Tioga County Public Health has confirmed the first COVID-19 death in Tioga County. The individual passed away on Tuesday, April 14. The person's... Read More.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, and gathering permits required prior to the festival's execution becoming unlikely, the Historic Owego Marketplace (HOM) regrets its decision that it must cancel this year's Strawberry Festival and postpone the 40th Anniversary observance of the Festival until next... Read More.
For the fourth consecutive year, the Vestal Central School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Vestal received the honor for the first... Read More.
Owego Apalachin Central School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education for the third consecutive year. Now in its 21st year, the Best Communities for Music Education designation... Read More.
Tioga County Public Health has received notice that there are multiple positive cases of COVID-19 at Elderwood at Waverly, a skilled nursing facility in Waverly, NY. Cases include both residents and staff. The residents are currently in isolation at the facility.... Read More.
On Wednesday, Broome County Executive Jason Garnar announced a new initiative #CrushCOVID to further limit the density of people in heavily frequented locations and save lives. Individuals with an odd-numbered birth year should visit grocery stores, parks, and golf courses only on odd-numbered dates. Individuals with an... Read More.
Tioga County Public Health has been notified that a positive case has been associated with Family Dollar. The individual worked multiple shifts at Family Dollar in the past week, located at 25 N. Main St., Newark Valley. Family Dollar in Newark Valley has been directed,... Read More.