The man accused of this week’s fatal shooting in Ithaca has been identified as 26-year-old Corbin Whyte. He lives in the Maple Hill Apartment complex, where 47-year-old Paul Garcia was found shot to death in a parking lot early Tuesday morning. Residents say the Bronx... Read More.
Churches in both Tioga and Bradford County are being asked to support the local Wreaths Across America campaign. Churches in the two counties are encouraged to adopt a cemetery and place an evergreen wreath at its entrance on Saturday while families are invited to place... Read More.
The Georgia native who is charged with murdering his pregnant ex-girlfriend in Elmira has been arraigned on murder charges. Police say 35-year-old Arteamus Wells admitted to murdering 19-year-old Erin Smith in her apartment on Monday morning. Wells was arraigned on a charge of second-degree murder in... Read More.
The third finalist in the search for the next Binghamton University president is on campus Wednesday. Affirmative action lawyer Jonathan Alger is the chief compliance officer for intercollegiate athletics and general counsel for Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. Alger manages all legal efforts for... Read More.
Village of Owego trustees have announced a special meeting for Monday to once again consider a deal to sell treated water to a natural gas drilling company. The meeting will be held at 7pm at the Hubbard Auditorium in the Tioga County Office Building. Inflection Energy... Read More.
The tree that was at the center of a debate between a Town of Maine property owner and NYSEG has a new home. The spruce tree that was cut down from the Mitchell property last week is now serving as a Christmas tree on the... Read More.
Odessa residents voted down a measure to dissolve Tuesday. 154 people voted against the plan to dissolve the village into the towns of Montour and Catharine. Only 74 people voted in favor of dissolution. The vote was the culmination of a several-month long debate in the... Read More.
Fresh off their victory at the Newark Valley Invitational, the Owego wrestling team won 10 of 15 matches against Susquehanna Valley Tuesday night to beat the Sabers 51-28. Also Tuesday, Johnson City won the final four matches to upend Chenango Forks, Vestal beat Elmira, Union-Endicott... Read More.
Owego-Apalachin residents approved a proposition Tuesday that will pave the way for the district to purchase four new school buses. The vote was 210-192 in favor of purchasing three new full-size buses and one smaller bus. It is part of the district’s replacement plan, which... Read More.
The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office says they now have a suspect in custody for Tuesday’s fatal shooting in Ithaca, they announced this morning. The shooting, around 2am, left 47-year-old Paul Garcia dead in a parking lot at the Maple Hill Apartment Complex. Residents say the... Read More.