SCHOOL DELAYS: Wednesday (1/17/18)

Tioga Women Lead: “Living in Possibility”

Elderwood at Waverly on WEBO

Tioga County Health Suboxone Program

SCHOOL DELAYS: Wednesday (1/17/18)

The following School Districts are on a 2-Hour Delay today, Wednesday January 17th, 2018: Candor, Newark Valley, Spencer-Van Etten, Tioga…

Elderwood at Waverly on WEBO

Nicole from Elderwood at Waverly and Sarah from the Alzheimer’s Association joined the WEBO Morning show on Thursday.  You can…

Binghamton University to Partner with Indian College

Binghamton University has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Vishwakarma Institute of Technology in Pune, India to develop a joint program for undergraduate students. Binghamton and VIT will launch a curriculum in which students from India will spend two years at the Pune campus in India and their final two years at the Watson…

Dennis Kucinich Following Alesi’s Lead; Sues Over Olive Pit in Sandwich

US Congressman Dennis Kucinich has filed suit against the Longworth House Office Building’s cafeteria for selling him a sandwich that contained a pitted olive. Kucinich claims that the olive pit caused dental damage when he bit into the sandwich. The Cleveland Congressman seeks $150,000 in Washington’s Superior Court. According to the lawsuit, the pit caused…

Information Nights Scheduled for Potential Child Care Providers

The Family Enrichment Network, will be conducting two Provider Information Nights in February for anyone who is interested in learning more about opening their own child care business in their own home. Classes will be offered Thursday, February 3rd beginning at 6:30 pm at the Tioga County office located at 1277 Taylor Road in Owego…

Stephen Donnelly Named Director of Marketing for Upstate Shredding

Stephen J. Donnelly will be joining Upstate Shredding-Ben Weitsman & Son as its Director of Marketing and Public Relations effective March 1. Upstate Shredding is the largest privately owned scrap metal processor and recycling operation on the east coast. Donnelly is in the process of relocating his family from Colorado to the Owego, New York…

Home Explosion in Horseheads

Two people have been injured in a home explosion at 198 Joseph Street in Horseheads at about 9AM this morning. The injured are being flown to Strong Hospital for treatment. A third person is said to be unaccounted for. The home was fully engulfed in flames when emergency crews arrived. The neighborhood has been evacuated…

Pennsylvania DEP Investigating Gas Well Incident

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is investigating a blowout at a Marcellus Shale gas well site in Tioga County, PA. The incident occurred during the hydraulic fracturing process on January 17th. The well is located in the Tioga State Forest. 21,000 gallons of fracturing fluids and sand were thrown around the site; fluids appeared…

Vestal School District Considering Cuts to Athletic and Academic Programs

About 200 parents and students attended a public meeting at the Vestal Middle School last night regarding possible program cuts for budget reasons. The district is considering the elimination of five teaching position, as well as cuts to the sports programs in 7th and 8th grade. Freshman girls and boys basketball may also be affected.…

Sayre Man Pleads Not Guilty to Assault of Infant

Ryan Michael Plouse, 21, of Sayre has waived his right of arraignment in a Tuesday Bradford County Court appearance, effectively pleading not guilty. He is facing charges as a result of injuries sustained by a 10 week old girl, who had symptoms consistent with shaken baby syndrome. The infant also had a broken rib and…