Pennsylvania State Police say an elderly woman from Athens died two days after a crash on Saturday. 91-year-old Margaret Dolan succumbed to her injuries on Monday. State Police say she was riding in a car with 62-year-old Robert Shaffer around 10:30am Saturday when their vehicle was... Read More.
A Trumansburg man has been charged with murdering his father. Police say 28-year-old Matthew Taranto shot his father, Sal, numerous times in the chest and torso last Tuesday night. Sal, a former Nassau County Police Officer, made it across the street before he died. Matthew was arrested... Read More.
The Broome County Health Department has announced new initiatives to help local residents lower their daily sodium intake. Broome County has one of the highest mortality rates due to cardiovascular disease, according to the Public Health Department. To help fight that trend, the county is... Read More.
A Kirkwood woman was convicted of murder Wednesday in Broome County Court. 22-year-old Ashley Carnevale was accused of aiding her husband, Anthony, in the January 2009 shooting death of Jean Clark. The two allegedly broke into Clark’s Windsor home looking to steal prescription pills. Besides... Read More.
Senator Charles Schumer says a Binghamton payroll services firm scammed several Southern Tier businesses. Most of them now owe thousands of dollars in back taxes to the Internal Revenue Service after their partnership with Aeden Waterford. The head of the company, William Stiles, has not... Read More.
Village of Owego trustees will make a decision Monday on a deal with Inflection Energy that could mean millions of dollars over the next 10 years. Village Clerk/Treasurer Rod Marchewka says the Denver-based company wants to purchase the treated waste water from the village’s Wastewater... Read More.
Heavy rain Wednesday led to some isolated problems of flooding across the region. Flash flooding in Ithaca forced city school district officials to close off some parts of the Ithaca High School. A few rooms and halls suffered significant water damage when a storm drain... Read More.
The first of five finalists to be the next Binghamton University president is on campus Thursday. Gary Miller will meet privately with college officials before making a presentation during an open forum at 3pm at the Old Union Hall. The provost and vice president of... Read More.
Tioga Downs has announced the final gambling results for their 2010 racing season. The track’s handle increased by nearly 8 percent over the 2009 numbers, according to Racing Operations Manager Dustin Ross. The handle is the total amount of money that is bet on all... Read More.
Town of Owego Supervisor Don Castellucci has announced the details for his annual blood drive. The 14th annual event will be held from 1:30 to 6:30pm on Tuesday, Dec. 21 at the Owego Elks Lodge. Castellucci dedicates the drive each year to his father, who died... Read More.