Elmira, N.Y. --Food insecurity is defined as an entire household lacking consistent access to nutritious food in order to live a healthy life. "Food insecurity is a reality for hundreds of families across Broome County,” Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo remarked in a press conference held yesterday,... Read More.
Binghamton, N.Y. -- Students with a CAN-do attitude and some amazing ingenuity recently won awards in the Broome Leadership Institute (BLI) Alumni Association’s Kids CAN Build competition held the first week of May in Binghamton. Several area middle and high school teams participated, but in... Read More.
Tioga County, N.Y. -- You may not give it much thought, but water streams play a vital role in life. Keeping these waterways clean is important as they help trap floodwaters, recharge groundwater supplies, filter pollution, and provide habitats for fish and wildlife according... Read More.
Waverly, N.Y. -- Waverly resident and writer Maggie Barnes thought she was doing a good thing, but a little research into the impact of cashews on squirrels sent her running out the door to save a small, furry life. “I looked at my heaping gift... Read More.
Binghamton, NY – Anthony Folk, owner of Chenango Point Cycles in Binghamton, has been recognized by Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) as the 2022 Small Business Administration (SBA) Upstate New York Small Business Person of the Year. Tenney presented the award at a ceremony held at... Read More.
Waverly, N.Y. -- An 83-year-old Waverly woman was arrested following a reported bank robbery in Waverly on Friday morning. At approximately 10:38 a.m., Waverly Police received a report of a bank alarm at the Chemung Canal Trust Company, 405 Chemung... Read More.
OWEGO, N.Y. -- From their earliest days of childhood many budding artists found happiness in the scribbling of a crayon or the swirling of fingerpaints. As they grew older, school art classes with guided instruction allowed them to learn about different art forms and... Read More.
(Owego, NY) - 2022 marks the 58th year since the Community Action Network was established to help American families and communities address the obstacles and conditions of poverty. Tioga Opportunities, Inc., is celebrating Community Action Month, a time dedicated to recognizing its’ own successes... Read More.
(Owego, N.Y.) - A $3 million infrastructure project to improve emergency response and protect residents in the village of Owego hasbeen completed. The project relocated and reconstructed a municipal facility that provides crucial services to an area outside the floodplain. During both... Read More.
Apalachin, N.Y. -- Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is a blood cancer that starts within bone marrow and while the American Cancer Society reports it is one of the most common types of leukemia in adults, it is fairly rare overall accounting for only about... Read More.