An Owego Free Academy student had a front-row seat to Wednesday’s State of the State Address in Albany. Keegan Evans is the Student Council President at OFA. The senior was picked to represent Tioga County at the address, given a chance to sit on the... Read More.
The Owego boys’ basketball team lost a three-overtime thriller 99-94 against Oneonta Wednesday night at OFA. Senior Mark Merritt had 42 points for the Indians, two short of the school record, while teammate Stephen Yanchus chipped in with 33 points. Three Oneonta players scored over 20... Read More.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo called on New York to once again become the Empire State in his first State of the State Address. He laid out an ambitious agenda Wednesday to start solving the economic crisis, lower taxes and reduce the size of the state’s government. “We... Read More.
Local state representatives we talked to are on board with the governor’s plans. Assemblyman Christopher Friend, a Republican, is just starting his first term. “I was very optimistic and energized by what Andrew Cuomo had to say (Wednesday),” he said. “This is just what we need... Read More.
Two people have been charged in connection with the Amber Alert issued for a young Elmira boy. Authorities say 3-year-old Jacob Ryan Ruben Davila was not abducted. He was found safe and sound at a hotel in Henrietta Wednesday. Police say the boy’s mother, Stephanie, let... Read More.
The man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and baby son earlier this year was in court Tuesday. Bryan Ashline was in Steuben County Court for a hearing to decide what evidence will be allowed in his trial. Five witnesses took the stand, police officers who participated... Read More.
Binghamton University has again been honored by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine. BU is ranked in the top 10 of the publication’s list of “Best Values in Public Colleges” for the third straight year. Binghamton is listed as the best value for out-of-state students and the sixth... Read More.
A former Broome County contractor has been sentenced to weekends in jail for bilking customers out of nearly $30,000. Robert Cavanaugh will have to work weekends in the Broome County Jail for the next four months. He was also sentenced to five years of probation. Cavanaugh,... Read More.
The 3-year-old Elmira boy who was abducted from his mother last night was found safe this morning at a hotel in Henrietta, NY. An Amber Alert was issued for 3-year-old Jacob Ryan Rubin Davila early Wednesday after a man named Chris took the boy from... Read More.
A Bradford County man is homeless after his modular home was completely destroyed by a fire Tuesday. No one was home when flames broke out at the Litchfield Township residence of Rod Arnold around 11am. Litchfield Fire Chief Joe Drake says firemen tried to attack... Read More.