With winter upon us, I wanted to take some time to write to you and update you on what is going on within the village government. We have continued to work on the DRI grant. We have met with the Department of State concerning... Read More.
American Red Cross has urged support of two blood donation drives in February in Owego. Red Cross says the need is urgent to keep blood supplies at normal levels during the winter months when donations... Read More.
St. Baldrick Candor is a family fun-filled day to raise money for pediatric cancer research. Over the previous 10 years, the St. Baldrick’s event has raised a total of $343,414. Even before the first razor begins buzzing to shave heads in late March, St.... Read More.
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.