Student program clubs from SUNY Broome's business and professional studies division are holding a chicken barbecue today from 11 til 2 to raise money for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Event activities also include games, entertainment, a photo booth, cotton candy, hamburgers and hot dogs.... Read More.
26-year-old Aizaz Siddiqui has been sentenced in the death of Binghamton University student Stefani Lineva last December. Lineva was found dead on the median of Route 434 near Pennsylvania Avenue. The man pled guilty to leaving the scene of the accident. He has been... Read More.
The Owego-Apalachin Central School District’s teachers are ranked 22nd-best in Upstate New York. OA’s teachers were the only Broome-Tioga BOCES region teachers to receive a mention in the Top 25. Every school district in the United States was graded for this report,... Read More.
U.S. News & World Report released its National Universities rankings this week, Binghamton University ranked in the top ten of ‘most affordable institutions’. To determine this top ten, colleges with the lowest 2017-2018 tuition and among the top 100 schools in the study were... Read More.
The Hardin-Jefferson school district in Sour Lake, Texas, was ravaged by Hurricane Harvey and suffered flood damage much like Owego Elementary in 2011. It turns out that a teacher at Hardin-Jefferson graduated from Owego Free Academy in 1998. Cheryl Edwards King also worked in... Read More.
Binghamton University welcomed its inaugural class at the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. The school has been in the making for years.The university expects about 350 students to enroll over the next four years. On Saturday, the school celebrated the arrival of... Read More.
Bail has been set for the suspect in Saturday morning’s stabbing at the Rathskeller Pub in Binghamton. The Broome County Court has set bail for 22-year-old Steven Mangra at $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond. Both the suspect and the victim, a bouncer at the... Read More.
School buses are back on the roads across our listening area today. It is the first day of school for most districts in the Southern Tier. Be sure to give yourself a little extra time and patience this morning as bus drivers... Read More.
The Rathskeller Pub in Binghamton is again in the news for the wrong reason. Early Saturday morning a Binghamton University student, working as a bouncer at the Rathskeller, was stabbed by current BU student Steven Mangra. The victim suffered non-life threatening wounds to the... Read More.
The US Department of Commerce has announced a $1.1 million grant to the Research Foundation of SUNY Binghamton. The grant is intended to support a Trade Adjustment Assistance Center that helps manufacturers affected by imports, adjust to increasing global competition and to create jobs.... Read More.