Kopernik Observatory Spring/Summer Schedule 2011 $5.00 adults; $3.00 seniors/students; $16.00 family maximum Members of Kopernik Observatory are free For information call (607) 748-3685 or visit www.kopernik.org The Observatory is open every Friday night, regardless of sky conditions, March through November. In spring, doors open at 7:30 PM; programs start... Read More.
Binghamton University's Office of Continuing Education and Outreach will sponsor four specialized medical certificate-training courses, including Medical Billing and Coding Professional, Medical Assistant Administration, Pharmacy Technician, and EKG Technician. The Medical Billing and Coding Professional course will begin on March 8. This 70-hour program... Read More.
The Ithaca College Board of Trustees has approved a 4.75% increase in tuition for 2011-2012. This will raise tuition, including room and board, to $35,000 per year. The total cost of attendance is estimated at $48,000. The tuition increase is the smallest since the 2002-2003 school year.
Waverly Barton firefighters were called to a house fire at 135 Howard Street in Waverly early Tuesday morning. When firefighters arrived, heavy fire was showing from the rear of the two story, single family home. There were no injuries to occupants or emergency crews. The Tioga County... Read More.
Today marks the one year anniversary of Amanda's law, which requires New Yorker’s to have at least one carbon monoxide detector in their house. The law is named after Amanda Henson, a 16-year-old who died from carbon monoxide poisoning during a sleepover at a friends... Read More.
An electrical problem on the back porch was the cause of a fire Friday night in Waverly. The home at 15 Lincoln Avenue had extensive smoke damage. Firefighters from Waverly - Barton, Chemung, Sayre, and Athens responded. The family of four was able to evacuate safely; there... Read More.
The Tioga County United Way is about $30,000 short of their $330,000 goal for 2011. They are responsible for helping fund many human service programs throughout the county from food pantries to after school programs. This is the second year the Tioga County United Way has... Read More.
In celebration of the 60th anniversary of National Engineers Week, the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University will host a full day of programming for budding engineers on Saturday, Feb. 26. The events, which are free and open to... Read More.
The Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park will be holding an open house Thursday, March 3rd from 6:00pm to 7:30pm and Saturday, March 5th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm for all those interested in volunteering opportunities at the Binghamton Zoo. The open house will take place in... Read More.
B-Sens forward Cody Bass and his B-Sens teammates are hosting a special outdoor family skate this evening at Highland Park in Endwell to benefit WINGS (When I Need Guidance & Support). DATE: MONDAY, FEB. 21 WHERE: HIGHLAND PARK 801 HOOPER RD., ENDWELL, N.Y. TIME: 5 - 7 p.m.