Apalachin

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…

Kayaking for a Kure Registrations Due 8/1

The Kayaking For A Kure event registration deadline is Tuesday, August 1st.  Organizers of the event were on the WEBO Morning Show Friday.  The event raises money for local Cancer Fighter Jocelyn Kline and Traci’s Hope.  It features a kayak ride on the Susquehanna River from the Apalachin Boat Launch to Hickories Park.  The event…

Perkins Restaurant Opens in Apalachin

The new Perkins restaurant in Apalachin is officially open, as of 6 o’clock this morning. The restaurant, on 434, employs 100 people, and is owned by Rajumaanar Enterprises Corporation. Company President Beth Ann Smith says they flew in Perkins employees from Wisconsin, Georgia and Florida to train the new staff. The franchise hopes to bring…

3-car MVA on Route 17 Thursday

A three-car motor vehicle accident was reported on Route 17 Eastbound in the area of Lindsey Lawn & Garden in Apalachin just before 8am today. The Apalachin Fire Department responded to the scene and transported one person as a precaution. Traffic was detoured onto Route 434 for a short time while the accident was cleared…

TCRM Spring Cleanup this Saturday

The Tioga County Rural Ministry will host their fifth-annual Spring Clean-up Day this Saturday for seniors in Owego and Apalachin. High school and college students will travel to seniors’ homes between 10am and 4pm, rain or shine, to assist seniors with basic chores including window washing, interior cleaning, and yard work. Adults are needed to…

Apalachin fire station closes, slated for demolition

The main Apalachin Fire Station on Pennsylvania Avenue is now closed and demolition is expected to begin the first week of April. Asbestos abatement will start on Monday. A new station will be constructed in its place at 230 Pennsylvania Avenue, and the Apalachin Fire Department hopes to move into their new station sometime this…

TCRM Spring Cleanup Day

The Tioga County Rural Ministry will hold their annual Spring Cleanup Day on Saturday, April 8. High school and college students will help seniors in Owego and Apalachin with yardwork, indoor cleaning, washing windows, or anything else they need. Any seniors in Owego and Apalachin that would like to participate can call Sister Mary at…

OACSD bus sustains dent, scratches in Apalachin

No one was injured, but an Owego-Apalachin School District bus was left with some minor damage after an accident in Apalachin yesterday. Around 7am, the district says a bus was stopped to pick up a student in the area of 108 Main Street when it was struck by a ladder that was attached to the…