Tioga County

Hochul, Lupardo, Sauerbrey Announce Suffrage Centennial Events

Female leaders joined forces Wednesday outside the Tioga County Courthouse to announce the upcoming events for the women’s suffrage centennial. Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul joined Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo, Tioga County Legislature Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey and the Broome-Tioga Suffrage Anniversary Committee. The icon of the women’s suffrage movement, Susan B Anthony, once spoke at the courthouse.This…

Burglary Arrest Made in Apalachin

New York State Police have arrested 44-year-old Michael Kelly of Apalachin. He’s charged with 3rd degree Burglary charges after troopers responded to a 911 call Sunday for the report of a man breaking things and threatening the owner of Sweeney’s Market on State Route 434 in Apalachin. The owner of the store says he heard…

Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul Visits Owego

New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul will be having coffee at the Parkview Restaurant in Owego this morning. She’ll be meeting with the Women’s Suffrage Committee before holding a Press Conference on the Court House steps around 9:30. Hochul, and Assembleywoman Donna Lupardo will join Tioga County Legislature Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey and the Broome-Tioga Women’s…

‘Rally Against Nazism in America’ Held in Owego

Tioga County held a “Rally Against Nazism in America” in the village of Owego Monday evening in Courthouse Square.Protesters speaking out about hatred and racism are converging around the country, saying they feel compelled to counteract the white supremacist rally that spiraled into deadly violence in Virginia.

Carol’s Coffee & Art Bar Celebrates 2 Years

Owego’s Carol Livermore came to the WEBO Morning Show on Monday celebrating 2 years of being in business on Front Street. Learn more about Carol’s Coffee & Art Bar on their Facebook page, and listen to the interview here:    

Region Shows Support for People of Charlottesville

Community members in Binghamton gathered Sunday night to show their support for the people of Charlottesville, Virginia.Organizers held the stand against hatred one day after a violent white nationalist rally was held in Charlottesville. The vigil was held at the United Presbyterian Church on Chenango Street. In Owego, a “Rally Against Nazism in America” will…

“Shed the Meds’ Event Held in Waverly

Senator Fred Akshar joined local community leaders and law enforcement for a “Shed the Meds” prescription turn-in event on Saturday at the Waverly Village Office. Volunteers collected over 34 pounds of prescription medication, with an estimated street value of over $5,000 worth of opioids.In addition to dropping off old prescription pills, community members participated in…