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Incumbent Owego Town Supervisor Don Castellucci Jr. Interviewed

Candidate for Owego Town Supervisor Cecilia Menhennett Interviewed

Man Dead in Elmira Police Standoff

Elmira Police have released additional information regarding a stand-off at 900 Oak Street in Elmira. The incident began around 2PM Tuesday and lasted into the early hours of Wednesday morning. Police tried to make contact using a megaphone and other methods with limited success. At about 5PM, the man inside the home fired a shotgun…

DEA Arrests Sixteen from Broome and Cortland Counties

The US Drug Enforcement Agency arrested 16 people from Broome and Cortland counties in connection to federal indictments charging them with possessing pseudo-ephedrine, an over-the-counter drug. It’s used to produce methamphetamine. The charges were announced Wednesday. If convicted, these defendants face up to 20 years in prison, a fine of up to $250,000 and terms…

Owego Building Project Raises Concerns

A project that could bring another brand new apartment complex to the Village of Owego has got the attention of many in the area. The project site, a 4.3 acre site at 610 East Main Street, would be built on a 100-year floodplain. The plans call for three new apartment buildings that would hold 40…

Endicott Man Arrested for Stealing Sweatshirt While Woman Was Wearing It

A 22-year-old Endicott man has been arrested by the Johnson City Police on felony Robbery charges. Early Wednesday morning, the man is accused of forcibly stealing a sweatshirt from a woman while she was wearing it. The man then left with the sweatshirt, but was located shortly thereafter in a Walmart parking lot. According to…

Frank Viola to be Rumble Ponies Pitching Coach

A baseball legend has been named pitching coach for the Binghamton Rumble Ponies. Frank Viola was the 1987 World Series MVP and the 1988 Cy Young winner in the American League. Viola has been the pitching coach for the New York Mets Triple A affiliate for the past four years. 2017 Rumble Ponies pitching coach…

Ramadan Abdullah Convicted of Weapons Charges

A Broome County jury has found 64-year-old Ramadan Abdullah guilty multiple Criminal Possession of a Weapon charges. Abdullah is alleged to have stolen ammunition from Gander Mountain last June and was arrested by Johnson City Police. A subsequent search of a storage locker in the Town of Union uncovered sixteen illegal weapons and 10,000 rounds…

Conklin Man Sentenced in Child Sex Case

A Conklin man has been sentenced to ten years in prison and 20 years of parole for engaging in sexual conduct with a child under thirteen. 27-year-old Tarell Coleman entered a guilty plea in June. Coleman was arrested last May.

I-88 Crash Caused by Unsafe Lane Change

A crash on Route 88 between exits 6 and 7 on Monday was caused by an unsafe lane change by a tractor trailer. The driver of the truck crashed into a pickup on the shoulder and pushed the pickup into a second pickup. The trucks were on the shoulder due to a mechanical issue with…

Sixteen Displaced by House Fire

Two adults and 14 children were displaced by a fire Monday morning according to the American Red Cross.The fire, at 144 Swan Hill Road in Nanticoke, was reported around 7:15 a.m.The fire started in the home’s chimney and spread throughout the roof according to fire officials.All of the residents were inside the house at the…