The Broome County Special Investigations Unit has arrested 29-year-old Lenora Morales of Binghamton. The arrest came after a month long investigation into the sale of crack cocaine to an undercover police officer. Morales was taken into custody in the area of Binghamton General Hospital. At... Read More.
Tasers are the newest tools added to the arsenal of the Broome County Sheriff's office. Seventeen tasers were bought with about $18,000 recovered from drug busts. Deputies say the taser is an upgrade from pepper spray, which can still irritate a person days after being... Read More.
Arnot Ogden Medical Center's initiative to make Elmira a healthier place to live is now underway. The "Creating Healthy Places" project is a five year effort to upgrade parks and promote better living. McKinnon Park is one of the first places to get a... Read More.
One Union-Endicott team is going to the Destination Imagination Globals in May. The Pink-a-Dinks, made up of students from Ann G. McGuinness and George F. Johnson, won their category at the New York State DI Tournament that was held at Union-Endicott High School in April. The... Read More.
If the price of gas at the station nearest you hasn't reached $4, it soon will. The averages for Binghamton and Syracuse are in the $3.90s. It's a pain for the average driver, but even more so for organizations like Meals on Wheels. Seven-hundred... Read More.
Due to the number of emergency closing days used by the Vestal Central School District this year, the early dismissal day for grades K - 5 is being changed. Students in grades K - 5 will now be dismissed at 10:45 a.m. on Friday, May... Read More.
The City of Binghamton is ramping up efforts to spur demand for energy efficiency upgrades in homes. The City Council plans to invest $160,000 for the "Energy Leadership Program." Modeled after a successful outreach program in Tompkins County, it educates local college students about home... Read More.
A Cortland man was arrested Monday by the Broome County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division and charged with Scheme to Defraud in the 1st Degree. During a 6 month time frame, while employed at a Town of Triangle business, 29 year old Shawn M. Mead... Read More.
The SUNY Board of Trustees has appointed C. Peter Magrath as President of Binghamton University. McGrath was appointed by a unanimous vote of the board at a meeting in Buffalo on Monday. McGrath's term will run through December 31, 2011, while the search for a new... Read More.
An Otsego County sex offender is arrested after authorities say he set up a fake Facebook account and contacted a child. Deputies began their investigation back in December when a parent told them his child had been contacted online by Danny Horning, 30, of Worcester.... Read More.