UPDATED: Owego-Apalachin officials released a statement Wednesday afternoon after a proposed budget was defeated at the polls Tuesday. The statement reads: "In response to the defeat of the 2019-2020 Owego Apalachin School Budget, which proposed a tax increase within the allowable NYS tax cap... Read More.
Students in Vestal High School’s International Baccalaureate classes have scheduled “community” action service projects at The Discovery Center and CHOW Warehouse in Binghamton from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Groups of students will be gardening, painting or otherwise getting The Discovery Center ready... Read More.
On May 22, 2019, Endicott Police responded to a 911 report of a male entering Union-Endicott High School with a gun. The subsequent investigation led to the arrest of 18-year-old Derrick Abney, of Binghamton, for one count of Making a Terroristic Threat, a class... Read More.
After-school activities resumed Wednesday afternoon at Union-Endicott High School after the building was locked down mid-day when two unauthorized individuals entered the school. Superintendent Suzanne McLeod said a lockdown was ordered at 12:20 p.m. due to what shae called "a potential threat." The lockdown... Read More.
The Union-Endicott high school went into lock down this afternoon after an intruder entered the building. The school entered the emergency phase during the noon-hour. Dr. Suzanne McLeod is the school superintendent. She said that at 12:20 p.m., a lock down was ordered due... Read More.
If you need to go to Wal-Mart, Target, Applebee's, Kohl's, Lowes or anywhere on the Vestal Parkway this weekend, be prepared for traffic congestion, crowded restaurants and generally a lot of people everywhere. This is graduation weekend at Binghamton University. In all, the university expects to... Read More.
UPDATED: Multiple sources have reported that a baggie with meth was found last Wednesdsy on the floor at Cub Care Children's Center, an independent provider of universal pre-K in Vestal. Police are investigating but charges have been filed. The Vestal Central School District acknowledged Tuesday... Read More.
Assemblyman Christopher S. Friend and Sen. Fred Akshar welcomed the Newark Valley High School Women’s Choir to the State Capitol on March 19 to celebrate 'Music in Our Schools Month.' (ALBANY) -- The New York State School Music... Read More.
No decision was made after several community members encouraged the Johnson City Board of Education to establish school resource officers or SRO’s. Endicott Police Chief Patrick Garey spoke to the board, strongly urging members to create the positions. Garey said teachers can't teach and... Read More.
Six seniors at Vestal High School have recently been recognized with several awards from the Scholastic Writing Awards program as well as the Tri-Cities Women’s Club Writing Contest. The Vestal High School English department says that Emma Purdy won a Gold Key award in... Read More.