ACBC: Peer Advocacy

Studio 34 in Newark Valley

Owego Business Vandalized; Window Shot Out

January is Radon Awareness Month

ACBC: Peer Advocacy

Addiction Center of Broome County operates drug treatment programs in Broome, Tioga nad Tompkins Counties. Peer Advocates Nicole Jumper and…

Studio 34 in Newark Valley

Chanelle and Jenn stopped by the WEBO Morning Show to talk about Studio 34, a full service hair & nail…

WEBO Programming Note: Syracuse – St John’s at 2PM Today

Syracuse takes on St John’s in a Big East Tournament matchup this afternoon at 2PM. WEBO will be broadcasting the game on 1330AM and 107.9FM. Syracuse has had a double bye;this will be their first tournament game. St John’s defeated Rutgers yesterday in an extremely controversial game. Rutgers, down two, clearly should have been given…

Update: 25-30% Chance of Major Flood Event in the Area

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a Flood Watch for a large portion of central New York… including the following counties: Tioga, Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Otsego, Chemung, and Steuben. The Weather Service believes there is a 25-30% chance the area will see a major flood event. The watch is in effect from Thursday…

Reminder: Preparing for a Flood

With Tioga County, NY under a Flood Watch, the Tioga Flood Mitigation Group would like to remind area residents to review their family emergency plans and information about what to do before, during and after a flood.  An informational brochure published by the Tioga County Flood Mitigation Group is available here. Some basic information to…

Owego Man Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

An Owego man has pleaded guilty to nine felony charges related to child pornography. James Galpin, 50, was already a registered sex offender after pleading guilty in 1991 to sexually abusing several minors. A new investigation was launched in June of 2009 when Galpin was seen with minors coming and going from his home and…

Broome County Police Make Cocaine Arrest

Maarufu Sababu, 37, of Binghamton was arrested Tuesday following an investigation by the Broome County Special Investigations Task Force. Sababu is charged with the illegal sale of cocaine. He was arraigned in the City of Binghamton Court on two felony counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance. Sababu was remanded to the Broome County…

Program to Support Regional Economic Development Launched in Tioga County

Tom Bailey, President of Tioga REAP, announced Wednesday that Tioga REAP was awarded the USDA Rural Business Opportunity Grant to work with Tioga County and the greater Southern Tier communities on a regional economic program. The Sustainable Tioga 2011 program will utilize a training program called Stronger Economies Together (SET) recently developed by USDA Rural…

Cost of Brand-Name Medications Jumps 93 Percent in Six Years

The average cost of brand-name prescription drugs in upstate New York rose 93 percent between 2004 and 2010 and 11 percent from 2009 to 2010, according to a report issued today by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield. By contrast, generic prescription drug costs on average increased by less than $1 in the 2004 to 2010 time period.…

March is Membership Month at the Tioga Chamber

The Tioga County Chamber of Commerce is holding a membership drive during March. Letters have gone out, businesses are being visited and chamber volunteers are encouraging Tioga County businesses to join and experience the benefits of Chamber membership. Joining the Chamber, means companies can expand business contacts and sales and develop new relationships with other…

Vestal High School to Present “Les Miserables”

Vestal High School is pleased to present the musical, “Les Miserables,” March 24 – 27. Show times are 7:30 p.m. March 24 – 26, with a 3:30 p.m. matinee performance on Sunday, March 27. A cast of student actors, dancers and musicians will present the performance in the Vestal High School auditorium at 205 Woodlawn…