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.
Congressman Maurice Hinchey has announced that Dillon Utter, a senior at Vestal Senior High School has won the 2011 Congressional Art Competition for New York's 22nd Congressional District. Utter's work, a self portrait entitled "Awakening," will hang alongside artwork from congressional districts throughout the country. Utter... Read More.
Magicians from the Southern Tier Magic Circle will combine forces to bring their “An Evening of Magic” show to the U-E High School Auditorium on May 20 at 7 p.m. The performance is sponsored by the U-E Freshman Class. The show begins at 6:30 p.m.... Read More.