Howloween at the Binghamton Zoo

Whole Health Nutrition Center Helps You Read Nutrition Labels

Traci's Hope Fundraiser Saturday in Apalachin

Catatonk Valley Woodcarvers Show and Sale This Weekend

Propane Truck Flips in Owego

No one was injured when a propane truck flipped over on Sulphur Springs Road in Owego Tuesday. The truck was on its way to a delivery around 12pm when the driver says he saw a deer in the road and swerved to avoid it, flipping the truck in the process. No major propane spill was…

TCE Lawsuits to be Discussed Wednesday

Lawyers in the legal battle of local residents against IBM will meet Wednesday with a state Supreme Court judge to set up how a trial will proceed. The company is being blamed for TCE pollution in Endicott and Union. Around 960 people, businesses and organizations have signed onto the lawsuits, which allege that chemicals leaked…

TC 2011 Budget Tax Details Announced

Tioga County Treasurer James McFadden has released the details of the county’s 2011 tentative budget. The $68.8 million spending plan is calling for a property tax levy increase of around 2 percent. The tax rates of each town are varied and set by the state. The largest increase would be seen in the Town of…

More Details in Oneonta Murder

Oneonta Police say the woman who was murdered over the weekend was killed by a blow to the head. 26-year-old Sonya Ridge was found dead in the residence of 27-year-old William Sprague early Sunday morning. Sprague is now facing murder charges. Police believe the man was trying to rape Ridge when he killed her, according…

Binghamton Ready to Accept COPS Grant

The Binghamton City Council is ready to accept a federal grant that will pay for four new police officers. The $1.13 million grant would put four new officers on patrol starting in January, putting the department’s total number of officers up to 128. 64 of them would be dedicated to patrolling the city. The grant…

Tom Reed Hospitalized

A local Congressman-elect had to be hospitalized in Washington this weekend after suffering a pulmonary embolism. Tom Reed was elected to represent the 29th Congressional District two weeks ago. The former Corning mayor was in Washington for his orientation when he suffered the embolism, which included blood clots in his leg. Reed is expected to…

SU Basketball vs. Detroit Tuesday on WEBO

The Syracuse University men’s basketball team will host Detroit at the Carrier Dome Tuesday, a game that will be broadcast live on WEBO. It is the third game in five days for the Orange, who beat Northern Iowa on Friday and Canisius on Sunday. SU is ranked 10th in the Associated Press poll and 11th…

Former Local Woman Murdered in Michigan

A woman who once lived in Endicott and Owego was found murdered in Michigan over the weekend. The body of 33-year-old Lynn Spicer was recovered in a vacant lot in Bay City, Michigan, according to police. Her boyfriend has been charged with the crime. 22-year-old Jeff Julian has pled not guilty to murder charges. Police…

Owego Parking Survey Results

Owego Police Chief Rick McCulskey reported on the results of a parking survey at Monday’s village board meeting. The most popular suggestion would be to have employees and owners of downtown businesses park somewhere outside of the village. Another popular suggestion was to enforce a three-hour limit on all downtown parking spaces. The ideas will…