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Boil Water Advisory for the Village of Endicott

A boil water advisory is in effect for the Village of Endicott, West Corners, and all of Endwell, due to a water main break that happened early Sunday morning. The Village of Endicott Water Department says crews are currently on scene and are repairing the breakage now. Customers are urged to boil

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-24 21:39:00

Republicans add money, insurers' flexibility to health bill

Top Republicans added billions of extra dollars and eased coverage requirements to their effort to repeal the Obama health care law, as party leaders labored Monday to stave off defeat in a Senate showdown this week. WASHINGTON - Top Republicans added billions of extra dollars and eased coverage req

POCONO RECORD - 2017-09-25 15:30:00

Tioga County: Legislature approves visitor center relocation

OWEGO -- In a fast-paced, two-hour work session, Tioga County Legislators last week waded through department-suggested personnel changes and budget line items for 2018, including the approval of a $25,000 bump in the county's tourism budget. The request for increased funding came after the county to

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-25 08:30:00

Dozens Watched the Giants Game With Fox 40

Dozens of people watched Sunday's Giants and Eagles game with Fox 40 at Jonathan's Restaurant in Endicott. The afternoon was filled with food all game and raffle prizes at each commercial break. One person in attendance says the event was a great way to come together with family and friends. "Sports

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-25 04:16:00

Boil water advisory in place for Endicott, Endwell and West Corners

(WBNG) -- There is a boil water advisory in effect for the village of Endicott, as well as parts of Endwell and West Corners. According to a post on the Village of Endicott Facebook page, a water main break on South Street caused those in affected areas to lose pressure. The chance of harmful microb

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-24 20:56:00

Dryden Town Talk: Change is all around us

Our stunning autumnal landscapes are a reminder all around us of transformation. In the daily routine of our village governments, change is also taking place. Mayor David Fogel of Freeville shares, "Justin DiMatteo was sworn in as the newest member of the Village of Freeville Planning Board. Justin

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-25 10:00:05

Editorial: The room where it happens

The mayoral race in the City of Binghamton is well underway, and Binghamton University students must take full advantage of this opportunity to learn more about local politics and their effect on the community. The mayoral race in the city of Binghamton is well underway, and Binghamton University s

BINGHAMPTON UNIVERSITY PIPE DREAM - 2017-09-25 12:24:12

Over 600 People Participated in Dicks Greater Binghamton Marathon

The 3rd annual Greater Binghamton Marathon, sponsored by Dicks Sporting Goods, attracted over 600 runners. That number doesn't include the nearly 300 people who came out for the live music after the race. The event took place at 3000 Old Vestal road, behind the Town Square Mall. "Its a crazy hot da

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-25 04:10:00

Lady Wolverines win small school title at Owego invite

OWEGO -- The Waverly Lady Wolverines won the varsity small school title at the annual Owego cross country invite on Saturday at Pheasant Hill Golf Course. Waverly finished with a score of 134, good for fourth overall and first in the small school division. Newark Valley was second in the small schoo

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-25 08:30:00

Local squads run at Owego

OWEGO -- The Waverly, Tioga, Athens and Sayre boys cross country teams all competed at the annual Owego invitational on Saturday. Waverly's guys placed seventh in the small school standings with Tioga 10th and Athens was 10th in the large school division. Watkins Glen won the small school and overal

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-25 08:30:00

Dryden's Dodici named Commended Student

Dryden High School principal Patrick Mahunik announced Monday that senior Mark Dodici has been named a Commended Student in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from Dryden High School and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, wil

ITHACA.COM - 2017-09-24 17:22:00

Endicott Man Convicted of Federal Charges for Sexual Exploitation of Minors

An Endicott man, already in prison for the rape of a minor will receive additional time after being convicted in Federal Court on Thursday. Michael Gumaer, 50, has been convicted by a Binghamton Jury of eight felonies for the Sexual Exploitation of two children. He was sentenced for his first crimes

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-23 05:27:00

The Latest: Sen. Graham insists health care bill isn't dead

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the Republican push on health care (all times local): 10:25 a.m. Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina still thinks there's a path forward for a last-ditch effort to end "Obamacare," even after his friend, Sen. John McCain, said he opposes the bill. Speaking on ABC's

BRADFORD ERA - 2017-09-24 14:34:32

Interstate 81 reopened after tractor trailer collides with pick-up

The USA Today Network NY analyzed 899,000 DMV statewide records from 2012-14 to find the most dangerous times on the road. Maggie Gilroy / Staff video No serious injuries were reported after a tractor trailer collided with a pick-up truck - and both vehicles overturned -Thursday afternoon on Inters

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-22 18:27:12

Road warriors fly into Anchorage

From flocking groupies, to gruff roadies, trashed hotel rooms, empty bottles and drugs, drugs, drugs, the whole thing reeks of ridiculous nostalgia. With the rise of MTV and the ability to sell albums to fans without having to go where they're at, physically, that mystique lost some of its necessity

BRADFORD ERA - 2017-09-22 20:06:00

Four Vestal HS football players sit out Saturday's game following inappropriate texting allegations

JOHNSON CITY (WBNG) -- The Vestal High School football team kicked off Saturday's game against Johnson City High School without any incidents, just a day after the Vestal Central School District announced it's investigation a student group chat involving inappropriate language. Head football coach,

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-24 06:58:00

Future of area Rite Aid stores in the air following Walgreens announcement

Earlier this week, Walgreens and Rite Aid announced that the two companies have reached a deal where Walgreens will purchase 1,932 stores from the Rite Aid company. However, which, if any, of the local Rite Aid stores in Bradford, Tioga and Chemung counties will be included in that sale has not yet

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-23 08:30:00

Fall Foliage Will "Put On A Good Show" This Year

Friday is the first day of fall, and for many, the best part about the change in season is the fall foliage. This year, leaf peepers will not be disappointed. "I keep an eye out for it every day. I drive this way and I watch the golf course and see how that's changing," says Abbey Hendrickson, gett

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-23 00:09:00

'Alyce with a Y' was fun grandma, sneaked the kids out for ice cream

'Alyce with a Y' was fun grandma, sneaked the kids out for ice cream Alyce L. Wadin wasn't a shy person: That's for sure, those that knew her said. She was the type of person who thought nothing about striking up conversations with complete strangers, or greeting new people in her Vestal neighborhoo

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-22 15:48:32

Police find $30,000 worth of Marijuana in Owego

Troopers removed $30,000 worth of marijuana from an island in the Susquehanna River in Owego. Last Friday, with the help of CNET and Troopers from the underwater recovery team. Officials said they have not made any arrests at this time. Troopers removed $30,000 worth of marijuana from an island in

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-22 23:38:00