The Maine-Endwell School District will be taking to the Internet to help field questions and comments regarding their budget. District Superintendent Jason Van Fossen will hold an online budget chat next Wednesday to give the community an opportunity to learn more about the budget before... Read More.
The Maine-Endwell Board of Education adopted a $44.9 million budget on Monday, and will reduce programs and staff as a result. The board accepted a 5.9 percent tax levy which voters will see next month. If approved, the levy would add $130 in additional... Read More.
The UE Board of Education has officially adopted their budget proposal for the 2013-14 school year during a special meeting Monday morning. The $74,018,097 spending plan includes a tax levy increase of 2.04%, which is lower than the maximum allowable limit. The district... Read More.
Despite receiving hundreds of thousands in state aid this year, positions will be cut from Binghamton City School District. The school board unanimously approved the more than $102 million budget on Tuesday night. The district closed a $5.3 million gap with a... Read More.
The Owego Apalachin School District is receiving more money from the state than originally expected. At Thursday night's board meeting, board members learned that the amount of state aid for the 2013-2014 budget has been increased by $870,000. Superintendent Dr. Bill Russell spoke of... Read More.
The Owego Free Academy Odyssey of the Mind team finished in 5th place at the state competition, but their creativity earned them a ticket to the world competition in Michigan next month. At the beginning of the year, Odyssey of the Mind teams are given... Read More.
Maine-Endwell School District has been struggling to make ends meet in their almost $4 million budget gap. Now, just weeks before the budget deadline, they are seeing some relief thanks to state aid. According to Superintendent Jason VanFossen, more than $450,000 coming from... Read More.
It's been over a year and a half since the MacArthur Elementary School in Binghamton was flooded beyond repair, and now the building's future will be decided by local residents. Binghamton City School District leaders presented blueprints and plans for a new MacArthur elementary... Read More.
An Owego-Apalachin Middle School 8th grader came home with an award from the National Science Fair for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. The fair, which was held at the Rochester Institute of Technology this past weekend, awarded Decker Ayers 3rd place amongst students from... Read More.
It’s a competition that allows students to think outside the box to solve problems and the Owego Free Academy Odyssey of the Mind team has been working hard since August to perfect their solution. They placed fifth in their division in the New York... Read More.