Tips to Stay Safe as the Southern Tier Experiences Heat Wave
Tips to Stay Safe as the Southern Tier Experiences Heat Wave

With higher temperatures comes more sunny days, but it also brings its fair share of risks. Take sot 0:00 "We're expecting a sustained number of days with high temperatures. And because of that, we're want to make sure that everyone's safe as they can be,

June 20th decreed United For Broome Day to support United Way fundraising

June 20th decreed United For Broome Day to support United Way fundraising

As the United Way Of Broome County wraps up this season's fundraising campaign, officials are helping to give the non-profit a final push toward the goal line. Local officials gathered in vestal earlier today to decree June 20th as United For Broome Day,

Binghamton Fire Department Receives Funding for New Fire Truck

Binghamton Fire Department Receives Funding for New Fire Truck

The Binghamton fire department gets help from state funding and the city of Binghamton to purchase a brand new fire truck.

2024 Senior Spotlight: Unadilla Valley

2024 Senior Spotlight: Unadilla Valley

Fox 40 is honoring the area's best and brightest in our Fox 40 Senior Spotlight series brought to you by Tioga State Bank and Nirchi's Pizza.

100 Years Ago: June 17, 2024

100 Years Ago: June 17, 2024

100 years ago today, the Zion A.M.E. Church was the first Negro society to erect a church in the Southern Tier. It was organized in 1834 and the first meeting-house was built in 1840.

Gas Price Checker: June 17, 2024

Gas Price Checker: June 17, 2024

Here is the average price of gas for the Binghamton area for Monday, June 17, 2024 according to AAA.

Pair Arrested After Trying to Sell Drugs in Davenport

Pair Arrested After Trying to Sell Drugs in Davenport

A six-month drug investigation leads to two people being arrested in Delaware County in May.

Norwich Man Charged After Making Threats towards Police

Norwich Man Charged After Making Threats towards Police

A Norwich man was arrested and charged Sunday after making threats to harm police officers and himself.

Marathon Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Town of Lisle Teenager

Marathon Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Town of Lisle Teenager

A 72-year-old Marathon man is charged after the Broome County Sheriff's Office says he sexually abused a teenage girl.

Binghamton Teen Pleads Guilty to Weapons Charge After April Shooting

Binghamton Teen Pleads Guilty to Weapons Charge After April Shooting

A Binghamton teen has pleaded guilty to a weapons charge stemming from a shooting earlier this year in April.

ILoveNY's Path Through History Weekend wraps in the Southern Tier

ILoveNY's Path Through History Weekend wraps in the Southern Tier

Today also marked the conclusion of Path Through History weekend all throughout New York State. Organized in part by I Love New York, several local museums and education centers opened up their doors to residents with special exhibits and attractions. Thi

Locals celebrate Father's Day in the Southern Tier

Locals celebrate Father's Day in the Southern Tier

Ckster's fun park welcomed fathers today by offering them a free round of mini golf and a free scoop of ice cream. With this offer the fun park was consistently jammed with golfers all afternoon. While a surge was expected regardless for the holiday, staf

Sacred Heart Ukrainian Catholic Church holds annual festival

Sacred Heart Ukrainian Catholic Church holds annual festival

One of the most popular places to be in the Southern Tier today was the Sacred Heart Ukrainian Catholic Church in Johnson City. The church held its annual festival, seeing thousands of residents flood in for festivities and delicious Ukrainian cuisine fro

Carving begins for new Owego Strawberry

Carving begins for new Owego Strawberry

Alongside the festival today, work began to keep another Owego tradition alive. Carving began for a new Owego wooden Strawberry, set to be displayed on one of the town's busiest roads. In order to replace the rotting original, over $3,000 were raised by t

Strawberry Fest concludes in Owego

Strawberry Fest concludes in Owego

Mother Nature ensured Strawberry Fest's success today. "The last couple of years, we had kind of questionable weather," said Festival Chairman Wendy Post. "So I'm really happy. We have great weather today." It all starts with a parade of over 60 community

Senior Spotlight: Sidney

Senior Spotlight: Sidney

Our Senior Spotlight brought to you by Nirchi's and Tioga State Bank, is in Sidney. Valedictorian Megan Lewis plans to attend Binghamton University for biological anthropology and interactive neuroscience. Salutatorian Elaina Neubert will be attending SUN

Senior Spotlight: Waverly

Senior Spotlight: Waverly

Our Senior Spotlight, brought to you by Nirchi's and Tioga State Bank, continues in Waverly. After graduation, valedictorian Joseph Tomasso will be majoring in finance at the College of William and Mary Salutatorian Abigail Blauvelt will be attending Sain

Governor Hochul warns of high heat across New York

Governor Hochul warns of high heat across New York

Governor Kathy Hochul updated New Yorkers on the extreme heat expected to blanket the state later this week. Heat and humidity are expected to be on the rise, starting Monday. They'll peak Tuesday and Wednesday with "feels like" temperatures predicted to

West Family YMCA Playground Gets Clean During United Way's Day of Action

West Family YMCA Playground Gets Clean During United Way's Day of Action

Half a dozen volunteers cleaned up the West Family YMCA in Johnson City this morning as part of the United Way's annual Day of Action.

The Celebration Continues at Strawberry Festival with the Annual Block Party

The Celebration Continues at Strawberry Festival with the Annual Block Party

Owego celebrates the second night of the 42nd Strawberry Festival with the annual block party throughout the streets of downtown on Friday, June 14. The thousands in attendance got a taste of some live music, food, craft beers, and of course strawberries.

Botched FAFSA rollout creates headaches for Southern Tier students

Botched FAFSA rollout creates headaches for Southern Tier students

Delayed financial aid meant valedictorian Aubrie Kastenhuber was the only one not representing her college on decision day

American Legion Post 82 Teams Up with American Red Cross for Endicott Community Blood Drive

American Legion Post 82 Teams Up with American Red Cross for Endicott Community Blood Drive

American Legion Post 82 teamed up with the American Red Cross to host the post's first-ever blood drive on Friday, June 14. Around 40 people gave blood this afternoon, all going to the American Red Cross. Today's drive helped provide more exposure for Ame

100 Years Ago: June 14, 2024

100 Years Ago: June 14, 2024

100 years ago today, Flag Day was observed with two ceremonies this afternoon, one at the new Elks Club building on Washington Street, and the other was at the formal dedication of Recreation Park.

2024 Senior Spotlight: Owego Free Academy

2024 Senior Spotlight: Owego Free Academy

Fox 40 is honoring the area's best and brightest in our Fox 40 Senior Spotlight series brought to you by Tioga State Bank and Nirchi's Pizza. Today we are highlighting Owego Free Academy.

Norwich Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Norwich Man Arrested on Drug Charges

The Chenango County Sheriff's Office says a Norwich man is facing several drug charges after he was arrested earlier this week.

Kirkwood Man Found Guilty on Gun Charge After Traffic Stop

Kirkwood Man Found Guilty on Gun Charge After Traffic Stop

A Kirkwood man was found guilty on a weapons charge in Broome County Court.

SUNY Broome students get hands-on experience at Kentucky Derby

SUNY Broome students get hands-on experience at Kentucky Derby

Students from the hospitality department got to put what they've been learning in the classroom to the test at the Kentucky Derby.

Traffic to Be Impacted by Owego Strawberry Festival

Traffic to Be Impacted by Owego Strawberry Festival

As the 2024 Owego Strawberry Festival begins tonight, Owego Police want to remind motorists that some streets will be closed and there will be detours.

Child Seat Safety Check Event at Broome County Sheriff's Office Next Week

Child Seat Safety Check Event at Broome County Sheriff's Office Next Week

A free child car seat safety check event will be available for parents and guardians next week in Binghamton.

Highway Work Planned in Broome Week of June 17th

Highway Work Planned in Broome Week of June 17th

Motorists are advised to be aware of highway work that is scheduled to occur next week throughout the county.

Athlete of the Week: Deposit-Hancock's Addison Makowski

Athlete of the Week: Deposit-Hancock's Addison Makowski

Our latest Amphenol Aerospace Athlete of the Week is Addison Makowski, a star pitcher from Deposit-Hancock softball who won her third-straight state championship this past weekend with the Eagles. Makowski struck out 21 batters in the Class D Championship

City of Binghamton Continues to Upgrade Road Infrastructure Throughout the Summer

City of Binghamton Continues to Upgrade Road Infrastructure Throughout the Summer

Starting in early spring, city of Binghamton workers got right to work with this year's city road improvements, a nearly 9.3 million dollar investment. The latest work is being done on the west side. "This includes everything from paving roads, reconstruc

Junior League of Binghamton Announces Details for 2025 Designer Show House Fundraiser

Junior League of Binghamton Announces Details for 2025 Designer Show House Fundraiser

The Junior League of Binghamton announced details regarding its Designer Show House 2025 fundraiser taking place at the Kilmer Mansion. The show will transport you back in time, transforming the mansion into a 1900s-themed experience. Attendees will have

A look at Binghamton's entertainment history

A look at Binghamton's entertainment history

Did you know the city's entertainment history began in the 1800s at an opera house on Chenango Street?

Broome County Law Enforcement Awarded Over $800k from State

Broome County Law Enforcement Awarded Over $800k from State

Broome County Law Enforcement is being awarded over $800,000 from the state, one of 21 counties being supported through the state's gun-involved violence elimination, or G.I.V.E. Initiative. Binghamton Police Department will be receiving over $370,000 and

2024 Senior Spotlight: Tioga Central

2024 Senior Spotlight: Tioga Central

Fox 40 is honoring the area's best and brightest in our Fox 40 Senior Spotlight series brought to you by Tioga State Bank and Nirchi's Pizza. Today we are featuring Tioga Central.

Fox 40 Sports Win Two NYSBA Awards

Fox 40 Sports Win Two NYSBA Awards

Fox 40 Sports has won two New York State Broadcasters Association Awards for the department's continued coverage of all things Southern Tier Sports. The Fox 40 Sports team won best sports segment for their 10 pm coverage from November 17th, 2023, which ca

Guns and Drugs Found During Search in Johnson City

Guns and Drugs Found During Search in Johnson City

The Johnson City Police Department says a Johnson City man is charged after a search warrant was executed in Johnson City Wednesday night.

Greene Man Sentenced to State Prison on Drug Charge After Traffic Stop in Broome

Greene Man Sentenced to State Prison on Drug Charge After Traffic Stop in Broome

A Greene man has been sentenced to state prison after being found with methamphetamine during a traffic stop last fall in Broome County.

Binghamton Felon Sentenced After Possessing Ammunition

Binghamton Felon Sentenced After Possessing Ammunition

A Binghamton man has been sentenced to nearly a year and a half in federal prison for possessing ammunition as a felon.

Richard T. Stank Middle School Students Enjoy a Health and Wellness Day

Richard T. Stank Middle School Students Enjoy a Health and Wellness Day

Richard T. Stank Middle School students in Conklin enjoyed a health and wellness day on Wednesday, June 12. The day began with students participating in community-building activities followed by a motivational speech from Olympic powerlifter Bill Clark. S