Senator Tom Libous, Lourdes Hospital President/CEO David Patak and YES! Safe Choices for Kids will honor more than 540 YES! LEADers from Broome, Tioga and Chenango Counties at a special end-of-year LEADers Change Lives Recognition Reception. The event will be held at The McKinley on... Read More.
Binghamton City Schools passed 804 - 412 Chenango Forks passed 479 - 272 Chenango Valley Schools passed 540 - 306 Deposit passed 345 - 163 Harpursville passed 540 - 306 Johnson City passed 838 - 662 Maine-Endwell passed 944 - 428 Susquehanna Valley passed 588 - 497 Union-Endicott Schools passed 1,332 -... Read More.
Candor passed 277 - 183 Newark Valley passed 374 - 222 Owego-Apalachin defeated 787 - 757 Tioga passed 267 - 124 Waverly passed 205 - 94
The 2011-2012 Owego Apalachin budget was defeated Tuesday by 30 votes. A 51 percent majority - or 787 voters - cast "no" ballots, while 49 percent - or 757 - voted in favor of the budget. The OA Board of Education now has the decision to... Read More.
The Binghamton City School District 2011-2012 proposed budget has passed 804 to 412. The proposition to sell a portion of 14 Robinson St. also passed. Two candidates were up for two seats on the board. Valerie Hampton received 967 votes, Sandra Garufi received 991... Read More.
The Maine Endwell School Districts had their Budget approved 944 to 428. The voters also passed the Bus Proposition 904 to 466. In the Board of Education votes, Alan Ewing and Dennis Cochardo (both ran unopposed) won the seats.
Union-Endicott voters overwhelmingly approved the district's budget proposal for the 2011-12 school year by a vote of 1,332 to 671. That was a diffence of 66.5% to 33.5%. They also approved to purchase 2 school busses by a vote of 1,312 YES (67%) - 647... Read More.
Vestal High School student government members wanted to assist victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, but weren’t sure what would capture fellow students’ interest. Senior Emily Miller thought a singing competition would be fun, so on Friday, May 20, during student lunch... Read More.
Six students from Owego Free Academy portrayed victims in a mock accident held at the high school to show the students right before prom and graduation the effects of what drinking and driving can really have. Stephen Jenson who is in charge of public... Read More.
Tomorrow is the Spring Election and the school districts from all over the state will have their proposed budgets voted on. The state aid to many of the schools has dropped this year so many of the districts will have to make major cuts... Read More.