Applications are still being accepted for Vestal Central School District’s Universal Pre-Kindergarten program for the 2011-2012 school year. The pre-kindergarten program is free to Vestal residents, and children who will turn four years old by December 1, 2011, are eligible. Applications are available on the district’s... Read More.
Vestal High School will hold their annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony tonight. Starting in 1995, Vestal High School each year inducts individuals who have been exceptional in the areas of education, community service, athletics, or whatever career paths they have chosen. Hall of... Read More.
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.
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.
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.
US National Chemistry Olympiad Program has announced the 20 finalists who will attend the Chemistry Olympiad Study Camp, at the US Air Force Academy, Colorado on May 31- June 15, 2011. Tayyab Shah from Vestal High School will represent the Binghamton Local Section. The students will... Read More.
Senator Tom Libous announced the winners of The Student Community Service Awards which is a program sponsored by Senator Libous, Broome-Tioga BOCES and WBNG-TV. Students receive a $1,000 scholarship based on their volunteer service to the local community rather than academic performance. Senator Libous... Read More.
Vestal Middle School’s Environmental Expo 2011 will take place on Wednesday, April 27th from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Featuring projects by eighth-grade students on global awareness, the future of our environment and green solutions for everyday living, the Expo also includes information from local businesses... Read More.
After weeks of budget hearings, Vestal Central School District's Board of Education voted to adopt a budget for the 2011-2012 school year. The $72 million budget cuts roughly 48 positions throughout the district. About half of the positions cut will be through layoffs and... Read More.