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Red Cross aids Hancock family displaced by fire
Frozen fire hydrants and intense heat from a residential fire on Friday in the village of Hancock rendered the structure a total loss, according to officials from the Hancock Volunteer Fire Department, leaving five people displaced.
Fire that destroyed home still being investigated
HANCOCK, N.Y. (WBNG) — The cause of a fire at a home on Pappas Trailer Park Drive in Hancock remains under investigation, according to the Hancock Fire Department. When asked if the fire is suspicious, Hancock fire officials said, “No comment.”
2 women in custody in death of 4-month-old boy at NYC hotel
NEW YORK (AP) — Two women are in police custody after the death of a 4-month-old boy who was found unconscious and unresponsive at a New York City hotel. Dominic Greene, of Wilmington, Delaware, was taken by ambulance from the Hotel Pennsylvania in midtown Manhattan around 1:10 a.m. Saturday.
Elite 24 Offense: From A(llen) to Z(ikuski) on Section 4 all-star team
The Elite 24 team is a collaboration of the Press & Sun-Bulletin of Binghamton, Star-Gazette of Elmira and The Ithaca Journal. Members of the newspapers’ sports staffs choose the team as well as the player and coach of the year.
Windsor woman arrested after chasing pedestrian through yards, hitting him with vehicle
TOWN OF DICKINSON (WBNG) — The Broome County Sheriff’s Office said a woman was arrested after she hit a pedestrian with her vehicle and then left the scene. Authorities said after interviewing a witness they identified the suspect’s vehicle. They then found the vehicle with the driver and the pedest
Honesdale Man Facing Drug and Threat Charges
(WBRE/WYOU-TV) The Honesdale Borough Police have arrested a man on a number of charges stemming from an incident Thursday night,. According to Chief Richard Southerton and Wayne County District Attorney Patrick L. Robinson . Pierre Schandall, age 27, was arrested and charged with Possession with the
Restaurant brings taste of the Himalayas to Delhi
Handmade Tibetan dumplings await diners at Catskill Momos in Delhi. Wangdak “Jimmy” Tagsar has brought authentic Tibetan dumplings, or momos, from the Himalayan hillsides to downtown Delhi.
Delaware County women become best friends after kidney transplant
ALBANY, N.Y. (WRGB) - It all started with a Facebook post - each year for three years. "This year, when I posted, she responded,” Vicki Tuttle said. The favor wasn't a simple one. Tuttle needed a new kidney -and Samantha Jankowski didn't bat an eye.
Maines to lay off 106 workers in Maryland
Maines Paper & Food Service will furlough 106 workers at its Aberdeen, Maryland satellite operation in February. The Conklin-based food service distributor filed a notice with the Maryland Department of Labor earlier this week disclosing the layoffs will become effective on Feb. 10.
Cash, drugs seized during Honesdale arrest
BY DAVID SINGLETON, STAFF WRITER / Published: December 14, 2018 — A report of a Wayne County man threatening people with a gun led to his arrest on drug-related charges and the seizure of more than $10,000 in cash.
Easton man labeled armed and dangerous before getting out on bail is back behind bars
A man who was labeled armed and dangerous by Easton police before his arrest on gun charges earlier this month that saw him freed within hours on $2,500 bail is back behind bars, court records show.
Two deported after Walton arrests
The United States Attorney’s Office handed down sentences this week for two illegal immigrants arrested in Walton earlier this year on charges of re-entering the U.S. without proper documentation or approval.
Walton Food Pantry Looks For Names of Those in Need
The Walton Food Pantry is accepting names for Christmas Food baskets through next Tuesday. You can sign up for a basket by calling RFI at 865-7184 or you can stop at the food pantry next Tuesday from 11-1. Again, next Tuesday is the deadline for sign-ups. Distribution of the baskets will be next Thu
Mirabito is giving away a year of free gas
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - One lucky driver was given the gift of not having to worry about filling up her tank. Masonville resident Hayo Keidel was this year's winner of Mirabito's 5th annual "Gas for a Year" contest.
New York contractor convicted of hiring hit men for killing
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) - A Schenectady contractor has been convicted of first-degree murder in a scheme to kill a man for life insurance money. A jury convicted 54-year-old Tarchand Lall on Wednesday for hiring hit men from Delaware to kill Charles Dembrosky, who did construction work for him. Dembr
Binghamton man arraigned on felony charges following October drug raid
A Binghamton man was arraigned on felony charges in Broome County Court Wednesday morning, following an October drug raid at Susquehanna Street residences in Binghamton that resulted in five arrests.
Protests against Amazon's $3 billion deal with New York fall on deaf ears
On Wednesday, Amazon representatives attended a New York City Council hearing discussing the project. Concerned citizens and about 150 protesters were also in attendance. As expected one of the biggest concerns was the $3 billion in tax incentives.
New York Attorney General's office files lawsuit against Target, Walmart and LaRose Industries
New York — The attorney general's office has filed a lawsuit against Target Corporation, Walmart Inc., and importer LaRose Industries, for allegedly committing thousands of violations of multiple New York laws governing the safety of children’s toys sold in the state.
A Delaware County Cellist Brings His Ensemble from Montreal for a Visit
The Stamford Friends of Music welcome the Iceberg String Quartet for a concert of Beethoven, Webern, and Debussy. The cellist, Jacob Efthimiou, is a native of Delaware County and joins us to talk about the program, about forming and naming the quartet, and about his cello teacher who grew up in Bing
Otsego veterans' bus cuts off service to Delaware County
At least three Delaware County veterans face lengthier and more expensive commutes to doctors’ appointments at the VA hospital in Albany because of a decision by the Otsego County Veterans Services to limit its shuttle operations exclusively to Otsego County veterans.