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Students Learn That Healthy Foods Can Taste Good Too VIEW VIDEO
November 4, 2015 - Kids were jumping for joy Wednesday but it wasn't because they were eating sugary foods. Wednesday was National Eating Healthy Day and students at Maine Memorial Elementary school were shown how... more

Police Officers Discover Meth Lab in Town of Maine VIEW VIDEO
October 30, 2015 - An investigation led by the Broome County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the discovery of a meth lab in the Town of Maine. Police had been searching for David A. Hartman after a federal... more

Maine-Endwell and Windsor School Districts brainstorm supporting Children growing up in Poverty VIEW VIDEO
October 27, 2015 - How can students that come from poverty be motivated to succeed? That's the question that educators from Maine-Endwell and Windsor school districts set out to find out today. Dr. Eric Jensen is a... more

Accused Murderer Fiocco Back in Court VIEW VIDEO
October 26, 2015 - The man accused of killing his common-law wife in the town of Maine was back in court Monday. 33-year-old Michael Fiocco is charged with 2nd degree murder in the death of 34 year old Shannon... more

Man Charged With Death of Town of Maine Woman in Court VIEW VIDEO
October 7, 2015 - The man accused of killing his common-law wife in the town of Maine was back in court today with a new lawyer. 33 year old Michael Fiocco is charged with 2nd degree murder in the death of 34 year old... more

Maine Man Faces Felony DWI Charges VIEW VIDEO
July 11, 2015 - A Maine resident is facing felony charges  after police say he was driving under the influence. Broome County Sheriff's officials arrested 40-year-old Eric Mooney on Maine Street in the Village... more

Maine-Endwell Students Collect Cans for After Prom Party VIEW VIDEO
July 5, 2015 - After all of the Fourth of July festivities, Maine-Endwell students are asking for your cans and bottles.     Sunday, more than 15 volunteers from the school gathered in Endwell to collect cans... more

Fire Destroys Newark Valley Home, Pets Missing VIEW VIDEO
June 17, 2015 - A home is destroyed and three pets are missing after a fire broke out early Wednesday morning at a house on Pump Hill Road in Newark Valley.     Officials say the animals were were locked in the... more

Maine-Endwell Fundraiser Benefits Scholarships VIEW VIDEO
June 7, 2015 - Maine-Endwell students are showing off their musical talents at a fundraising barbecue.   Sunday, more than eight hundred chicken dinners were sold at the Maine-Endwell Music Boosters' annual... more

Town of Maine Native Brings His Company Back to Area VIEW VIDEO
April 28, 2015 - A Town of Maine native is bringing his company back home. Jared Bowling is the head of Lightspin Technologies, which develops semiconductor photo sensors for physics experiments or medical... more

Newark Valley Man Dies in Fatal Collision
April 26, 2015 - A Newark Valley man is dead after colliding into a tree. State Police are investigating a one vehicle fatal collision that happened Saturday morning on Fredericks Road in the Town of... more

New Attorney for Maine Man Accused of Killing Common-Law Wife VIEW VIDEO
April 15, 2015 - The Town of Maine man accused of killing his common law wife was given a new public defender Wednesday.     33-year-old Michael Fiocco is charged with 2nd degree murder for the asphyxiation of... more

Is Common Core Opt-Out the Right Move? VIEW VIDEO
April 14, 2015 - Tests and protests. State Common Core tests began today throughout New York. 60,000 students opted out of those tests last year with more expected to this year....     Test results are used as... more

Maine-Endwell High School Students Learn Dangers of Distracted Driving VIEW VIDEO
March 16, 2015 - Maine-Endwell students are getting behind the wheel with some major distractions...driving drunk and driving while texting. It's all part of the school's hosted Save a Life tour where students were... more

Man Pleads Not Guilty of the Murder of His Girlfriend VIEW VIDEO
March 13, 2015 - The Town of Maine man accused of killing his common law wife pleaded not guilty Friday in Broome County Court. 33-year-old Michael Fiocco is charged with 2nd degree murder for the asphyxiation of... more

Maine-Endwell PTA Holds "Protect Our Schools" Event VIEW VIDEO
March 11, 2015 - Community members of the Maine-Endwell school district gathered outside the middle school Wednesday night to show their support for public education.   The educators, parents, students and... more

State DOT Holds Public Meeting Regarding Safety Improvements to Intersection in Town of Maine VIEW VIDEO
March 11, 2015 - The New York State Department of Transportation held a public meeting Wednesday night at Maine Town hall to discuss plans to make safety improvements at the intersection of Route 26, East Maine Road... more

Broome County Through the Abolitionist Movement, Uncovering the Underground Railroad VIEW VIDEO
February 2, 2015 - Broome County connects with the abolitionist movement -- a turning point in black history where whites and blacks - against slavery helped fugitives flee to the north along Underground Railroad.... more

Cause of Death in Friday Homicide in Town of Maine VIEW VIDEO
December 22, 2014 - An autopsy preformed by Dr. James Terzian at Lourdes Hospital reveals asphyxiation by strangulation as the official cause of death of Shannon Laskaris.  On Friday afternoon police responded to a... more

Police: Town of Maine Woman Killed by Common-Law Husband VIEW VIDEO
December 19, 2014 - A Town of Maine man is charged with murdering his 34 year old common law wife.   Good evening and thank you for joining us I'm Tom Allen. Broome County Sheriff's were called to the Nanticoke... more

Area Middle School Students Hold Two Week Food Drive
December 12, 2014 - Students at Maine-Endwell Middle School are providing holiday feasts for more 30 families in need. On Friday Maine-Endwell's Student Council packaged more than 800 items that the middle school... more

Maine-Endwell Football Teams Celebrate Victory With Elementary and Middle School Students VIEW VIDEO
December 3, 2014 - Maine-Endwell High School is still celebrating Saturdays state championship football win. Wednesday, football players and coaches went on a victory tour around the Maine-Endwell school... more

Maine-Endwell Students Get Lesson On Financial Literacy VIEW VIDEO
October 21, 2014 - Middle school students at Maine-Endwell got a lesson in financial literacy Tuesday.     Students from Binghamton University's School of Management talked to their younger counterparts today about... more

Community Rallies Around Root Family VIEW VIDEO
October 15, 2014 - 7-year-old Elliot Root has been battling a congenital heart defect since he was born, but he tackled his biggest challenges over this past summer. "He had surgery in June up in the Rochester... more

Eductators Learn About New Technology VIEW VIDEO
October 10, 2014 - Tablets instead of textbooks might be a standard in classrooms in the not too distant future.     Educators from both Windsor and Maine-Endwell school districts heard from an author blogger on... more

Tweeting & Teaching? Digital Tools for Learning. VIEW VIDEO
October 10, 2014 - Tablets instead of textbooks might be a standard in classrooms in the not too distant future.     Educators from both the Windsor and Maine-Endwell School Districts heard from an author blogger... more

Local Farm Holds Alpaca Day VIEW VIDEO
October 4, 2014 - The town of Maine is showcasing some of their crafts from the furry animals.  McKinney's Alpaca Farms wants to show off their new farm additions. They're teaching people how to spin, dye, weave... more

Filling a Bus Provides Food For Families in Need VIEW VIDEO
September 27, 2014 - Students may be  home for the weekend, but  that didn't stop one Maine-Endwell school bus from making a trip out today.   The bus was parked outside of WEIS in Endwell this afternoon. Shoppers... more

Police: Endicott Couple Went on Spending Spree with Stolen Money VIEW VIDEO
September 19, 2014 - The list of charges against an Endicott couple portrays them as a real life Bonnie and Clyde. Endicott police say Patrick J. Murphy, 44, and Samantha Walker, 31, broke into a North Page Avenue... more

ME Voters Pass $16.8 Million Capital Project VIEW VIDEO
September 17, 2014 - Voters in the Maine-Endwell district approved the district's capital improvement project.     The plan costs $16.8 million dollars, but state aid will pick up $13.7 million. That means the... more

Maine-Endwell Announces Proposed Renovation Details VIEW VIDEO
September 8, 2014 - Maine Memorial and Homer Brink elementary schools could undergo some major renovations in the near future. But they'll only be possible if voted for by local residents. At Monday night's... more

Aaron Powell Trial: Day 5 VIEW VIDEO
July 21, 2014 - Day five of the Aaron Powell trial focused on the arrest of Powell on  March 26th in Springfield Township, Pennsylvania. Broome County Captain Fred Akshar said Powell looked like he had been on the... more

Dollar Store Bomb Threat VIEW VIDEO
June 26, 2014 - Broome County Sheriff's are investigating a bomb threat called in Wednesday night to the Dollar General Store in the Town of Maine... Employees reported that a male called the store and demanded... more

Keeping Kids Sharp During the Summer VIEW VIDEO
June 18, 2014 - In days school hallways will empty for the Summer. That leads to the challenge of filling kids schedules with activities that are fun but can keep their academic skills sharp. "For those students... more

Unserviceable Flags Ceremony VIEW VIDEO
June 14, 2014 - As an annual ritual every flag day flag day, American Legion posts across the country dispose of the American flag in the correct, and honorable fashion. Nearly a hundred flags that had been... more

Serious Injuries on Rt. 26, Town of Maine VIEW VIDEO
May 31, 2014 - An accident with serious injuries early Saturday evening----   It happened around 5:15PM on Route 26 in the Town of Maine  near Gary Dyer Excavating.. A dark colored Chevy Monte Carlo with two... more

School District Budget Vote Results VIEW VIDEO
May 20, 2014 - School district voters around the Southern Tier went to the polls Tuesday, casting ballots to approve or reject school budgets.  Not all results were in by newstime at 10PM, but voters were largely... more

School Budget Previews VIEW VIDEO
May 19, 2014 - Voters head to the polls Tuesday to decide on whether to approve school budgets. Area budgets have stayed within the state tax cap, a formula which results in different districts having different... more

Maine-Endwell holds "Battle of the Buildings" VIEW VIDEO
March 20, 2014 - It's not the kids:  It's the teachers at one local district who are playing games, racing around, and even laughing out loud: That's what went on at Maine-Endwell Thursday night.   There were... more

Sex Offender Parole Violation VIEW VIDEO
March 5, 2014 - A fugitive sex offender was taken into custody early Wednesday morning in the town of Maine. Authorities say that Timothy Benninger was arrested at 2191 Route 26, without incident, on a New York... more

Maine House Fire Extinguished Thanks to First Responders VIEW VIDEO
February 17, 2014 - A house that caught fire in Maine Monday morning is salvageable thanks to an observant fire crew. Firefighters were already on Route 26 headed to another fire when they saw smoke in the... more

Pennsylvania Man Charged with Forcibly Touching Girl VIEW VIDEO
January 20, 2014 - A Pennsylvania man is under arrest, accused of forcibly touching a 16-year-old girl. 61-year-old Loren Winn of Thompson, Pennsylvania is charged with touching the girl in 2011. Police say the... more

Maine-Endwell No Longer Fiscally Stressed VIEW VIDEO
January 17, 2014 - A local superintendent says his district is no longer as fiscally stressed as a current report suggests. As we've reported 87 New York school districts were named fiscally stressed by the state's... more

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