Owego

Marijuana Growing Operation Uncovered in Owego

The State Police have uncovered a marijuana growing operation on an island in the Susquehanna River in Owego. The state Police posted a photo on Facebook on Thursday without identifying which island was the target. An estimated $30,000 was eradicated in the operation, which was conducted by the Underwater Recovery Team assisted by the Community…

Courtyard Gifts Moves to Owego

Courtyard Gifts has been a fixture in Binghamton for 44 years.  Bruce Potter has been an Owego resident for 37 years.  This Summer, Potter decided it was time to move his shop to downtown Owego.  Courtyard Gifts specializes in quality high-end jewelry, and unique gifts.  The store opened in Owego on August 1st.  It’s open…

Fourth Annual ‘ Sarah’s Cause for Paws’ Set for October 7th

The fourth annual ‘Sarah’s Cause for Paws’ will be held at Hickories Park in Owego on October 7th from 11AM to 3PM. Activities will include a dog walk, live music, nail trimming, the zoo mobile from the Ross Park Zoo, pet contests, a basket raffle, a police K-9 demo, vendors, a blessing of the animals,…

Primary Election Results

Primary Elections were held for certain contested party nominations Tuesday. There were 7 races in Tioga County. The winners of each primary election will get the Republican party’s spot on Election Day this November 7th. There were no democratic primary races in the county. In Barton, the Republican nomination for Town Justice goes to Joseph…

Village of Owego Begins Road Resurfacing Project

The Village of Owego will begin resurfacing a few roadways this morning. The process begins with milling. Cars should be removed from the affected streets, and vehicle traffic will be restricted on these roads from 7 AM to 5 PM today and tomorrow. The roads being worked on today are East Main Street and Erie…

Ti-Ahwaga Theatre Seeking Volunteers

The Ti-Ahwaga Theatre in Owego is in need of volunteers for its performance of ‘The Glass Menagerie’ this October. Volunteers are needed for: House Managing, Box Office, Concessions, Waitstaff, and Greeters. If you are interested, please contact the theatre at 607-687-2130.

Owego Little League Plays Night Game with Stadium Lights

Owego Little League program made history Friday night. For the first time in the program’s 66 year history a night game was made possible, thanks to the addition of stadium lights on Nick Raftis Memorial Field. The lights come from grants awarded by Fannie Hyde Trust, Floyd Hooker Foundation, and Plexicomm LLC. Four fields at…

Owego to Hold September 11th Remembrance Ceremonies

Today is September 11th. It’s been 16 years since the attacks on the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Shanksville PA. 2,996 people were killed and more than 6,000 others wounded that day. A remembrance ceremony will be held in the village of Owego this morning.It will take place behind the Tioga County Court House near…