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…

Charity Offers Financial Assistance for Breast Cancer MRIs

A new charity is offering to pay for doctor ordered breast MRIs for women who are not covered by insurance or cannot afford them. The Mary Lukacs MRI Fund is named for a Pulteney resident, who died of breast cancer at the age of 50 after two bouts with the disease. Her family believes an…

Maine-Endwell High Students Participating in Network Science Competition

Several Maine-Endwell High School students are taking part in an international competition on Network Science, sponsored by the National Science Foundation through a grant awarded to Binghamton University. Hiroki Sayama of Binghamton University, visiting scholar Jin Akaishi, and graduate student Benjamin Bush, are mentoring the students with the help of the High School’s assistant principal…

Pentagon Cuts $6.9 Billion by Delaying the Lockheed F-35

The Pentagon is delaying the purchase of 124 F-35 fighter jets from Lockheed Martin in an effort reduce the Pentagon budget. The multi year impact of the delays is $6.9 billion. The Pentagon plans to request 32 aircraft in 2012, down from a planned 45. Further reductions are planned for 2013 & 2014. These reductions…

Owego Little League Announces Player Registration Dates

Owego Little League President Ken Winters has announced several key dates in this year’s Owego Little League calendar. Player Registration will be held Saturday, January 29th and Saturday, February 5th, from 10AM to 2PM, and Tuesday, February 8th, from 6PM to 8PM, at Owego Central Fire Station on North Avenue. Winters also announced there would…

Water Damages Sayre Hotel & Union-Endicott School

The Best Western Grand Victorian Inn in Sayre was damaged Tuesday morning by a broken sprinkler valve. Water damaged the lobby, kitchen, and bar area. Sayre firefighters responded to alarms triggered by the sprinkler and assisted the hotel in preventing further damage. The cause of the sprinkler problem is not yet known. ——————————————————————– Thomas J.…

Seton Hall Defeats Syracuse 90 – 68

Seton Hall defeated Syracuse 90 – 68 in a runaway at the Dome. It was the third straight loss for the Orange. The Pirates, coming off three straight losses, started the game making their first seven shots; they made 7 of 11 three pointers in the first half. With Syracuse shooting poorly, the Orange trailed…

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors Receives US Navy Contract

Lockheed Martin and partner Sikorsky Aircraft have won a US Navy contract worth $1.4 billion. The joint venture, Maritime Helicopter Support Company, will provide parts and repair services for the H-60 Seahawk helicopter fleet. Lockheed’s Mission Systems and Sensors division in Owego will be the primary Lockheed Martin participant in the contract. The fixed bid…

Brittany Rando, Rachel Merrill Leads Owego Over Chenango Forks

Brittany Rando and Rachel Merrill led Owego in a 43 – 36 win over Chenango Forks in a girls basketball game Monday evening. The win brought Owego to 6 wins and 2 losses in Southern Tier Athletic Conference play. Rando had 19 points and 5 rebounds for the Indians; Rachel Merrill added 10 points and…

Owego Woman Pleads Guilty, in Crash that Killed 2

An Owego woman was in court yesterday answering to charges of first degree vehicular manslaughter and DWI.  20-year-old Kari Bensley entered a guilty plea yesterday in Tioga County Court.  Bensley was the driver of the SUV that crashed on Montrose Turnpike in Owego last August, killing 18-year-old Viviana Peña and 23-year-old David Ammerman.  Bensley admitted…