The town judge in Lisle in northern Broome County released a bail eligibie suspect charged with first degree rape, forcible compulsion, a Class B felony. Judge Steven G. Tillotson released Athonio N. Bethune, 26, of Syracuse, from custody without setting bail. Johnson City police, who... 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.
(Binghamton, NY) – A group of Johnson City Middle School students led an effort to rid JC’s streets of tobacco litter to celebrate Earth Day. The students are involved with Broome County Health Department’s Reality Check program and spent a portion of a day... Read More.
Binghamton, N.Y. -- Seniors in Broome and Tompkins counties will be able to enjoy free, live jazz performances throughout the month of April, which is Jazz Appreciation month, thanks to a collaboration between the recording industry’s Music Performance Trust Fund (MPTF) and Binghamton Local... Read More.
On Tuesday, Johnson City police responded to a report of a minor who had received inappropriate messages on her cellphone. Detectives interviewed the minor and determined that the person responsible for the messages was 33-year-old Kevin Cochrane. It was further discovered that the male... Read More.
The remains of a body located Wednesday by the Broome County Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit on an island in the Susquehanna River west of The Home Depot in Westover has been positively identified as Nicholas A.... Read More.
JOHNSON CITY, NY -- Johnson City Police Department has observed a substantial increase of home-made gas-powered motorized bicycles being operated illegally on public streets and a subsequent increase of crashes involving motorized bicycles, resulting in serious injuries. Police are warning those... Read More.
Johnson City Police Chief Brent Dodge released this statement to add reasons not mentioned Wednesday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo when he announced the liquor license suspension at Charley's Tavern on Harry L Drive in the Village: "We had been receiving complaints throughout the summer... Read More.
The liquor license at Charley’s Lounge at 272 Harry L Drive in Johnson City has been suspended by the State Liquor Authority for repeated violations of COVID-19 safety guidelines. On October 22, officers with the Johnson City Police Department conducted a compliance check at Charley's... 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.