2019 Consolidated Funding Awards were announced recently with the village and town of Owego awarded a combined $2,928,000 and other projects in Tioga County receiving a combined $900K in state funds. The Village of Owego will use a $250,000 Housing and Community Renewal NY... Read More.
Following 12 years of service, the President and CEO of the Tioga County Chamber of Commerce, Gwen Kania, has announced her retirement. She will step down at the end of May. “Working for the Tioga Chamber has been the most rewarding job! The people,... Read More.
Abbey Mae Luffman, 16, of Owego passed away, Sunday, January 12, 2020 due to a sudden illness. Abbey is survived by her parents, Marcy and Lars Luffman; brother, Craig Luffman; sister, Briann Luffman; maternal grandparents,... Read More.
The president of Southern Tier Recycling said Monday the company will rebuild its Recycling Plant in Apalachin after was destroyed earlier this month by a massive fire. At the same time, says it will continue to play... Read More.
Leadership Tioga held its kick-off session on January 8th at the new Terra Cotta Event Center located in Historic Owego. The Leadership Tioga Program, run by the Tioga County Chamber of Commerce is committed to inspiring and connecting participants to services in our community... Read More.
This year’s flu season has come on quickly and aggressively. Influenza is now widespread across New York State. Tioga County has seen a huge spike in cases during this flu season. From October 1 to December 28, 2019, Tioga County had about 110 influenza cases.... Read More.
The Tioga County Property Development Corporation Land Bank (TCPDC) is soliciting interest from the public to purchase and redevelop the following ten cleared properties and/or renovate two additional residential properties in the villages of Waverly and Owego in Tioga County: Village of Waverly 108... Read More.
January 9 is law enforcement appreciation day. I would like to take some time to thank our men and women in law enforcement. These individuals leave their families everyday to risk thier lives protecting ours. I would like to thank not only our Owego... Read More.
Tioga County Department of Emergency Services released a statement Wednesday about the investigation into the weekend fire at Taylor Garbage recycling facility: "The structure fire that occurred Friday evening January 3, 2020 at Taylor Garbage Recycling Facility located at 5730 State Route 434, Apalachin... Read More.
Walter R. Vanderpoel, age 44, of 121 Straits Corners Road, Candor, is facing 12 charges after investigation of a motor vehicle crash to the Town of Tioga. Tioga County sheriff's deputies arrested Vanderpoel in the early morning of December 30 for Criminal Possession of... Read More.