A parking garage roof has collapsed in the Town of Vestal. Heavy snow has been collapsing roofs throughout the Northeast. This accident happened at the Hayes Community Apartments on Country Club Road. About 10 to 12 vehicles could be beneath the rubble. There are no reports of any... Read More.
A Florida man has pleaded guilty to producing counterfeit currency. Matthew Bressman, 40, admitted to producing counterfeit $20, $50 and $100 bills and distributing them across New York including the Southern Tier. The United States Secret Service has recovered more than $7,000 from banks and businesses. The... Read More.
Demolition work has begun on property that will become the new UHS primary care center on the Vestal Parkway. The work is part of a $29 million project to construct a new, state-of-the-art facility that will feature physician services by appointment, plus walk-in, diagnostic imaging,... Read More.
Volunteers from the Southern Tier Chapter of the American Red Cross are providing aid to the victims of a fire on Phelps Street in the City of Binghamton. Two adults were burned out of their apartment and are receiving financial assistance for food, clothing and... Read More.
The man involved in a chase that started in Tompkins County and ended in the Town of Southport in October has been offered a plea deal. Bradley Brown, 36, faces nine charges, including burglary, menacing, kidnapping and rape. But the Chemung County District Attorney offered him... Read More.
Last year, Tioga Downs experimented with a pilot program to lower its wagering takeout rates to New York State minimums. Tioga Downs has announced that it will continue with the program in 2011. For the 2011 race season the takeout will be: 15% Win Place Show;... Read More.
Former New York Gov. David Paterson has paid $62,124 to settle his fine from the state ethics board over free Yankees tickets he obtained for the 2009 World Series. Paterson requested and received the tickets from the Yankees without charge, but had no official function... Read More.
Chenango Bridge and Whitney Point firefighters were called to an early Sunday morning house fire in the Town of Chenango. The family woke up from the smell of smoke and evacuated safely. Smoke detectors were installed in the home, but were not working. The fire was started... Read More.
Binghamton University will host the Southern Tier Science Olympiad competition on Saturday, February 12th on the University campus. Hundreds of area high school students representing more than 12 schools will compete in a day-long series of contests designed to test their knowledge in diverse fields... Read More.