Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli says that Sikorsky plans to lay off nearly 400 employees at its Big Flats facility this summer. He says the layoffs will include management, manufacturers and union workers. Santulli says the decision was made because of a lack of... Read More.
The Johnson City Fire Department now knows the cause of an early morning fire at 37 Stearns Avenue and says it was accidental. It was caused by disposing smoking materials into a plastic flower pot on the porch. A person living at the address... Read More.
It's a union of two towns...and it became official Wednesday. Code enforcement and building permits for village of Johnson City residents will now be handled by the Town of Union. Under this new joint arrangement, the Town of Union will issue building permits, electrical... Read More.
The Thrift Store part of the Open Door Mission in Owego reopened today. The mission was hit by flooding water after last week’s storm. The outreach, shelter and food pantry however, will remain closed for the next 2 weeks as the staff and volunteers... Read More.
A special meeting of Binghamton City Council was called Wednesday afternoon, to deal with two items. The first, to go on record in opposition to the proposed closing of three satellite post offices. But the second item was removed from the agenda. It dealt... Read More.
The WEBO Afternoon Show will feature a 2 part special interview today with Michael Printup, the President of Watkins Glen International. Michael will be discussing the annual 6 Hours at the Glen which is this weekend and also a NASCAR Champion and Formula 1... Read More.
Maine-Endwell High School music performance groups have returned home after winning awards at the Music in the Parks festival held May 27 at Cedar Point Amusement Park in Sandusky, Ohio. The school’s symphonic band and string orchestra placed first in the competition, and the... Read More.
The Broome County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division arrested 20 year old Monty Ramey and his brother 22 year old Martin K. Ramey, both of Binghamton yesterday. The brothers are accused of stealing over $1400 of meat and a freezer from Primetime Foods in the... Read More.
On Thursday, June 2nd, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm, water service will be interrupted on Overbrook Avenue in Binghamton. The interruption is due to repairs and maintenance to the water system. Residents on Overbrook Avenue are being asked not to use water during this time... Read More.
A long time Vestal town board member has announced his intention to run for Town Supervisor. John Schaffer held an announcement reception at the American Legion in Vestal Tuesday evening. Schaffer is a democrat and has served on the town board for the past six... Read More.