Road Closures Announced Ahead of Hillcrest St. Patrick's Day Parade
Road Closures Announced Ahead of Hillcrest St. Patrick's Day Parade

The Broome County Sheriff's Office is reminding residents there will be road closures this weekend for the Hillcrest St. Patrick's Day Parade.

11th Athletes 2 Athletes Basketball Game Proves to be a Slam Dunk

11th Athletes 2 Athletes Basketball Game Proves to be a Slam Dunk

Hundreds of locals from the Johnson City community gathered on the hardwood in the Johnson City High School gym to support the 11th Athletes to Athletes K-8 vs High School staff basketball game. The game featured two teams made up of Johnson City School D

Mayor Kraham Announces Details of 56th Annual Binghamton Parade Day

Mayor Kraham Announces Details of 56th Annual Binghamton Parade Day

With the annual Binghamton parade day just two days away, Binghamton Mayor Jared Kraham joins with members of the Irish American community to announce the details. The parade will start at 1:30 pm on Saturday, March 2, on the corner of Fayette and Court S

Black History Month: Chantay Skrine

Black History Month: Chantay Skrine

Skrine says there's no limit on what she can do. 

Lupardo Announces Re-Election Bid

Lupardo Announces Re-Election Bid

Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo has announced her plans for a re-election bid for the NYS Assembly.

Small Community Fund Grant Program Now Open

Small Community Fund Grant Program Now Open

Applications are due by April 10th at 4 p.m.

Tensions Continue to Rise in the Vestal Town Hall

Tensions Continue to Rise in the Vestal Town Hall

Following last night's Town of Vestal Board meeting, Board Member Steven Donnelly is speaking out against supervisor Maria Sexton and fellow board member Glenn Miller. 

Broome County Fugitives Captured in Orlando, Owego

Broome County Fugitives Captured in Orlando, Owego

The Broome County Sheriff's Office announces two wanted individuals were taken into custody on February 29.

Broome County Sheriff's Office Police Blotter

Broome County Sheriff's Office Police Blotter

Several arrests were made in Broome County in the last week.

Contention at Town of Vestal Board Meeting Amid Police Chief Appointment

Contention at Town of Vestal Board Meeting Amid Police Chief Appointment

That vote caused quite a stir among residents as the board majority voted against rescinding the former solution to appoint Streno as chief.

Broome County Sheriff's Office Featured Warrant

Broome County Sheriff's Office Featured Warrant

The Broome County Sheriff's Office is searching for a woman wanted on a drug charge.

A2A Set to Host 11th Annual Charity Basketball Game

A2A Set to Host 11th Annual Charity Basketball Game

Elementary and middle school staff members will take on high school staff in a friendly but competitive showdown on the court on february 29th, at five p.M. County executive jason garnar and several members of the j-c police and fire departments will also

100 Years Ago: February 28, 2024

100 Years Ago: February 28, 2024

100 years ago today, the new Harry L. Johnson School, located at the end of North Broad street in Johnson City, will be completed April 1st.

Lt. Gov. Delgado Visits Owego to Celebrate DRI Project

Lt. Gov. Delgado Visits Owego to Celebrate DRI Project

The mixed use building used to be Thompson's Grocery and now houses the eatery and apartments. 

Garnar Delivers His 2024 State of the County

Garnar Delivers His 2024 State of the County

Broome County Executive Jason Garnar delivered his 2024 State of the County to dozens gathered at Broome-Tioga BOCES Main Campus in Binghamton, making it his 8th State of the County as County Executive. Over $500 million in construction projects will take

NYSEG Ready for High Winds Tonight

NYSEG Ready for High Winds Tonight

Headed of the expected high winds tonight, NYSEG issued some warnings and reminders to customers. NYSEG says they have 200 line crews and 100 tree crews ready to respond wherever they're needed. Since the winds are expected to pick up tonight, people shou

Binghamton Man Sentenced on Drug Charge

Binghamton Man Sentenced on Drug Charge

A Binghamton man will spend more than six years in state prison after pleading guilty to a drug charge.

Teacher of the Week: Becky Gorman

Teacher of the Week: Becky Gorman

Becky Gorman is no stranger to the classroom, currently teaching in her 20th year and seventh at Clayton Avenue Elementary School in Vestal. But even after two decades of teaching, the kindergarten teacher is still making adjustments to bring the best edu

Broome County Library Presents it's Peer Support Services at Binghamton Rotary

Broome County Library Presents it's Peer Support Services at Binghamton Rotary

The Peer Support Services helps connect people to services within the community. It is open to anyone and located in the library rotunda

BCSO Offers Life Skills Pilot Program in Partnership with SUNY Broome

BCSO Offers Life Skills Pilot Program in Partnership with SUNY Broome

The broome county sheriffs office partners with suny broome to introduce a life skills pilot program for incarcerated individuals in the broome county jail. The pilot consists of five, one hour weekly classes taking place over the course of five weeks. Th

Broome County Planning Department Present's County's Housing Needs Assessment

Broome County Planning Department Present's County's Housing Needs Assessment

On Tuesday, February 27th over at Broome County Public Library, Broome County Planning Department presented the county's Housing Needs Assessment Looking to improve the availability and affordability of housing, the plan offers strategies including improv

Decision Made in Binghamton City Council 6th District Appointment

Decision Made in Binghamton City Council 6th District Appointment

A decision has been reached in the argument over who will be filling the 6th district seat in the City of Binghamton for City Council.

Barn Destroyed in Fire in Chenango County

Barn Destroyed in Fire in Chenango County

A barn is demolished in Greene after what was supposed to be a controlled burn became an out of control fire Tuesday morning.

United Way of Broome County Continues to Serve County with New Generator

United Way of Broome County Continues to Serve County with New Generator

United Way of Broome County's 2-1-1 service is no stranger to emergencies, receiving thousands of calls a year from locals seeking information and services. But during certain outages and disasters, they're unable to connect to the community. After severa

Norwich St. Baldrick's Annual Head Shaving Event Set to Kick-Off

Norwich St. Baldrick's Annual Head Shaving Event Set to Kick-Off

Every two minutes a child is diagnosed with cancer worldwide, and one in five kids diagnosed won't survive. The annual Norwich St. Baldrick's is a fundraiser centered around shaving your head to bring awareness to different childhood cancers. A tradition

Southern Tier Counties Rank In Top 20 Counties For Most Risky Dams

Southern Tier Counties Rank In Top 20 Counties For Most Risky Dams

New York State has a total of 438 high hazard dams with up to 37.7% of them potentially posing a threat to residents. 45 of them are located here in the Southern Tier

100 Years Ago: February 26, 2024

100 Years Ago: February 26, 2024

100 years ago today, Binghamton has the distinction of being the coldest place in the United States this morning.

Vestal Woman Facing Drug Charges After Search Warrant Executed in Vestal

Vestal Woman Facing Drug Charges After Search Warrant Executed in Vestal

A Vestal woman is facing several charges after a search warrant was executed in Vestal over the weekend.

Wanted Binghamton Sex Offender Captured in Florida

Wanted Binghamton Sex Offender Captured in Florida

A man wanted in Binghamton for failing to register under the Sex Offender Registration Act has been located and arrested in Florida.

Man Charged After Fatal Domestic Dispute in Tioga County

Man Charged After Fatal Domestic Dispute in Tioga County

New York State Police say one man has been charged after a domestic dispute turned fatal in Tioga County last week.

Local Drum Corps team holds training camp

Local Drum Corps team holds training camp

Throughout this weekend, the New York Skyliners continued to train for the inaugural Drum Corps International all-age season. The effort is part of a monthly training camp regiment the southern tier-based drum and bugle corps applies during the winter mon

Community Cornerstones: Black History Month

Community Cornerstones: Black History Month

Black History Month holds many meanings. It can be a time for celebration. "Today is one way of marking the achievements, particularly the artistic achievements, of the Africans," said Nkiru Nzegwu, a professor of Africana Studies at Binghamton University

Monday Motivation 2-25-24

Monday Motivation 2-25-24

On this edition of Monday Motivation Bill Clark talks about the champions lifestyle.

BU teaches school children about STEM at the annual Community Day

BU teaches school children about STEM at the annual Community Day

Students from all across our region came to Binghamton University's Innovative Technologies Complex for Community Day. The event, hosted by BU's Watson College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, featured 30 activities for all ages to take part in and le

Students at BU hold candle-lit vigil to honor those in Ukraine

Students at BU hold candle-lit vigil to honor those in Ukraine

Students at Binghamton University held a candle-lit vigil for Ukraine earlier today. Led by the Ukrainian Cultural Association, observers heard testimonial of the many incidents that have taken place over the two-year conflict. Sophika Myshchuk, a junior

"Nothing More Than Pure Evil": Together For Ukraine hold second anniversary vigil

"Nothing More Than Pure Evil": Together For Ukraine hold second anniversary vigil

"At this time, we can not turn our backs on Ukraine," said Broome County District Attorney Paul Battisti. "Ukraine needs the support of this country." Calls like this echoed all throughout the Broome County courthouse earlier today as Together For Ukraine

Food and Fire BBQ Taphouse Celebrates 10 Years

Food and Fire BBQ Taphouse Celebrates 10 Years

It is a party all weekend long over at Food and Fire BBQ Taphouse in Johnson City as the restaurant celebrates its 10-year anniversary. Opening back in December 2013, Food and Fire has become a Johnson City favorite thanks to the restaurant's wide barbequ

Vestal High School Students Team Up to Build Robot from Scratch

Vestal High School Students Team Up to Build Robot from Scratch

23 Vestal High School students are teaming up with Southern Tier Robotics for a project like no other...Building a robot from scratch in just six weeks. Students are broken into sub-teams to construct the machine, each being assigned various jobs, includi

100 Years Ago: February 23, 2024

100 Years Ago: February 23, 2024

100 years ago today, all roads surrounding this city are now filled with large drifts of snow, making Binghamton practically isolated from neighboring towns - and another snowstorm is on the way.

NAACP of Broome and Tioga Counties and Binghamton Vet Center Honor Buffalo Soldiers

NAACP of Broome and Tioga Counties and Binghamton Vet Center Honor Buffalo Soldiers

The NAACP of Broome and Tioga Counties partnered with the Binghamton Vet Center to honor African American veterans today. Today's event spotlighted the U.S. Army Buffalo Soldiers and their contributions to the western frontier and America's national parks

Whitney Point Students Encouraged to Participate in Spring Sports

Whitney Point Students Encouraged to Participate in Spring Sports

Whitney Point students were encouraged to participate in spring sports this morning.