Chairwoman of the Tioga County Legislature, Martha Sauerbrey, has announced the Tioga County Legislature will be holding a public hearing regarding upcoming changes to the 2021 Recycling Program and the Source Separation Law on Wednesday, September 23, at 6:05 p.m. in the Hubbard Auditorium of... Read More.
Tioga Opportunities, Inc. is now accepting applications for Nichols Schoolhouse Apartments. The property, located in Nichols, New York, provides safe and affordable housing options to income eligible adults ages 62 and over or disabled regardless of age. The spacious 1-bedroom units are smoke-free, pet friendly,... Read More.
As another anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attack approaches, Owego, Campville, Southside, Apalachin and other Volunteer Fire and Emergency Squad personnel will again pay solemn homage to the victims with a ceremony steeped in reverence... Read More.
New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) announced Wednesday that football, volleyball and competitive cheer fall seasons will be postponed until March 1, 2021, to address membership concerns associated with these high-risk fall sports. Low and moderate... Read More.
A state transportation department project is replacing the decks on three bridges carrying State Route 960J (Exit 65) over State Route 17, the Susquehanna River, and State Route 17C, all located in the Town of Owego, Tioga County. Currently, both the bridge over... Read More.
Every year since 1958, the Apalachin Lions have been going door-to-door selling brooms to raise funds to better serve the community. Due to the uncertainty raised by COVID-19, and out of concern for the health and safety of the community and the Lions... Read More.
Forty-five percent of small businesses in New York State have experienced a large negative effect from the coronavirus pandemic, according to a U.S. Census Bureau survey during the week ending... Read More.
Tioga Downs Casino Resort will reopen on Wednesday at 4:00 p.m., pending regulatory approval. Hours will be Sunday through Thursday from 9 a.m.-midnight, Fridays & Saturdays from 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Initially, the casino will operate approximately 350 slots. The poker room, tables games and... Read More.
Sen. Fred Akshar (R-52nd District) has recognized Hospital Heroes organizer Vanessa Moschak as his NYS Senate 2020 Woman of Distinction for the 52nd Senate District. An assistant principal at Broome-Tioga BOCES, Vanessa Moschak is the founder of the Binghamton Hospital Heroes Meals volunteer group,... Read More.
New York State United Teachers President Andy Pallotta and Johnson City Teachers Association President Mark Buza have issued the following joint statement regarding the COVID-19 outbreak in the Johnson City Central School District: “The threat of COVID-19 spread throughout a school... Read More.