On Friday, a judge sentenced Wildred Pica-Torres in Broome County Court to 45, to 70 years to life in state prison for second-degree murder and first-degree arson related to February 9 incident on Walnut Street in Binghamton that caused the death of Victor... Read More.
The bells are ringing today for The Salvation Army's annual Red Kettle campaign, after the familiar long-time fund-raising campaign started Thursday in the Southern Tier and elsewhere. (more…)
Local governments in New York levied a total of $36.6 billion in property taxes in 2019 – an increase of 2.4 percent over 2018, according to a report just released by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Annual property tax levy increases have slowed significantly since 2005... Read More.
The legal age for sale of tobacco products and e-cigarettes in New York is raised from 18 to 21 today. New York’s Tobacco 21 law received bipartisan support last spring, following a December 2018 announcement by the U.S. Surgeon General, alerting the public that... Read More.
Each year, thousands of people visit the museum in order to view the splendor of O Tannenbaum. O Tannenbaum is the Tioga County Historical Society’s Annual Holiday Display and Auction. Trees, wreaths and other items donated by the community are displayed throughout the museum as... Read More.
From Broome County … Are you looking for a meaningful volunteer opportunity that can help members of your community stay healthy and independent? Meals on Wheels has an immediate need for volunteers, 18 years and older, to deliver meals once or more per week,... Read More.