Senator Fred Akshar visited Candor High School on Wednesday to continue his “Akshar's All-Stars” student recognition program. Akshar's 15th All-Star is Candor High School junior Corey Whatley, recognized for his commitment to academic excellence and service to his fellow students and community. In addition... Read More.
A Binghamton University student has been sentenced in a September stabbing at the Rathskeller Pub. 22-year-old Steven Mangra of Binghamton has been sentenced to six months in jail with five years probation in the stabbing of the Rathskeller’s bouncer, who was also a Binghamton... Read More.
A Binghamton High School graduate won a Grammy award last week for Best Bluegrass Album. Andy Hall is a member of The Infamous Stringdusters; he currently lives in Colorado. The vote for Best Bluegrass Album was a tie. The Infamous Stringdusters shared the Grammy... Read More.
Four area schools were identified Thursday as high achieving and high progress schools. They have been named ‘Reward’ schools by Education Commissioner Mary Ellen Elia. Reward Schools are schools with high academic achievement or those that demonstrated the most progress in the State and... Read More.
A Binghamton University sophomore has died. 19-year-old Aaron Dennenbring of Valhalla, New York was struck by a Metro North train in Mount Pleasant on Tuesday evening. A spokesperson for Metro North said that they believe the event was not an accident, and there was... Read More.
SUNY Broome has announced a new partnership with the University of Limerick in Ireland. The arrangement will allow SUNY Broome student to transfer to undergraduate and graduate programs at Limerick. The partnership is for students in Music, Math, and Business.
Senator Fred Akshar visited three more local schools on Wednesday to continue his “Akshar's All-Stars” student recognition program. On Wednesday, Akshar recognized students at Union Endicott High School, Greene High School and Owego Free Academy. At OFA, Akshar recognized senior Kennedy Keefer for... Read More.
The Owego boys basketball team defeated Binghamton on Friday night 58-44 for their 10th straight win. The Indians are ranked 27th in Class B and are undeafeated in STAC division play. Kobe Bogart led Owego with 17 points closely followed by Will... Read More.
The following School Districts are on a 2-Hour Delay today, Wednesday January 17th, 2018: Candor, Newark Valley, Spencer-Van Etten, Tioga Central, Waverly, Sayre, Athens, Owego-Apalachin, U-E, Vestal, Johnson City, Maine-Endwell, Binghamton, Chenango Forks, and Chenango Valley. For a complete list, tune to Your Hometown Station,... Read More.
A Binghamton University student has entered a guilty plea in the stabbing of another student at the Rathskeller Bar last September. The victim was a bouncer at the Rathskeller. His injuries were not life threatening. Sentencing is scheduled for February.