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Black History: Gip's Place

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Through the month of February, NewsChannel 34 is highlighting the contributions and hidden histories of African-Americans across the country.... NewsChannel 34 will air a half hour Hidden History special featuring stories from across the country and here at home.


Chicago Investment Firm Makes Third Upstate NY Student Housing Purchase

With a portfolio of 1,282-beds in Upstate New York, OC Ventures is the second-largest off-campus student housing provider in New York State. BINGHAMTON, NY—Chicago-based real estate investment firm OC Ventures has acquired the 371-bed Twin River Commons student housing community here in a deal that


Students spread the love with handmade cards

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Students a BOCES made Valentine’s Day cards and treats to spread the love. Students in the Skills and roadrunner programs worked with students in a classroom to help them make Valentine’s cards and treats. The programs are two student-run work sites where students will learn job


BHS student travels to NYC to promote gun violence awareness

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A Binghamton High School student used his dance talents to help send a powerful message in the aftermath of the Parkland, Florida school shooting that took place one year ago today.


U-E bowler rolls her way into record books

VESTAL (WBNG) — Union-Endicott junior Ashley Cicciarelli recently bowled her way into the national record books with the best three-game series in high school girls bowling history. She bowled an 854 with her last game a perfect 300.


Vestal Students Come Together to End Eating Alone

VESTAL, N.Y. -- Finding a place to sit during lunch at your new high school can be a scary experience. For some students eating by themselves is the only option. "When people are alone all the time, it prompts and increases social isolation and that will eventually lead to depression, anxiety and mo


Rebecca Carmody Hits One Thousand Career Points and Keys BU Comeback Win

Binghamton Bearcat senior forward Rebecca Carmody scored her one thousandth career point and helped key an amazing comeback win at UMBC last (Wednesday) night. Her Bearcats were outscored 17-1 in the first quarter and were down 20 points late in the second quarter. Then came the dramatic turnaround.


A little history behind Valentine’s Day

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Sending flowers, chocolates, cards, teddy bears, you name it. That’s a big part of what makes Valentine’s Day what it is today. What, or who, got the tradition of spreading so much love on one day started? There’s several ideas out there, but one remains the top theory for St. Va


Athlete of the Week: Kaziah Ross

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Every once and a while, you get a chance to meet someone who you walk away from and think, "Wow, what an incredible person". That's the exact thought I had after speaking with my Athlete of the Week.


UMBC Retrievers Too Strong for BU Men

The Binghamton Bearcats men's basketball team hung in against the UMBC Retrievers on Wednesday night but in the end could not pull off a home court win over the America East defending champions. UMBC upped its America East record to 8-3 with a 64-50 victory over BU at the Events Center in Vestal.


Gillibrand, Armed Services Committee Scold Housing Execs Following Military Survey

BINGHAMTON, NY (WSKG) — U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and the other senators on the Armed Services Subcommittee were infuriated with real estate executives over health hazards in military base homes.


Binghamton Devils & Heart Cup Game This Weekend

The Binghamton Devils were on the road last weekend but they are making it up to you this weekend with three games. The Laval Rocket comes to the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena on Friday 4-Pack Night. You can get four tickets, four hot dogs and four sodas at a special price.


Saints Go Marching Back To Basketball STAC Final

Binghamton, N.Y. - Seton Catholic Central (16-4) defeated Elmira High School (13-6) on Wednesday night in the STAC semi-final. Senior Tommy Dempsey led the saints with 21 points, seven 3's in Seton's 61-51 victory.


Students establish Girls Who Code chapter at Binghamton University

When engineering students Kasey Hill, Caitlin Hall and Fiona Liang noticed there was no club in Binghamton that could introduce coding to the next generation of female students, they decided to form their own: the Binghamton University chapter of Girls Who Code.


UMBC Sweeps Swimming Events on Day 1 of America East Championships

UMBC won all 3 men's events on day 1, including a new conference record in the 200 medley relay. Archive photo via UMBC Athletics. WPI Sports and Recreation Center, Worcester, MA (Eastern Time Zone)


Bearcats Shooting Struggles Results in 64-50 Loss

Vestal, N.Y. - Guards Sam Sessoms and J.C. Show combined for 43 of Binghamton's 50 points but the Bearcats (7-19, 3-8 America East) came up short against visiting UMBC, 64-50, Wednesday night at Dr. Bai Lee Court at the Events Center.


White-hot New York CBD manufacturing scene undeterred by tougher regulations

CBD manufacturing in New York continues to heat up with at least two hemp companies announcing plans for extraction facilities to compete with huge manufacturing investments expected from out of state.


Bearcats rally to defeat Retrievers 58-46

BALTIMORE, MD - Meanwhile in Baltimore, Binghamton's womens basketball team made history. Down by as much as 20 points, the Bearcats rallied back to beat the Retrievers 58-46. Tonight's game marks the largest comeback victory in the 18 years since Binghamton has been competing at the Division I leve


Sherburne scores 16 to lift UMBC over Binghamton 64-50

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Joe Sherburne posted 16 points and eight rebounds as Maryland-Baltimore County beat Binghamton 64-50 on Wednesday night. Sherburne made 4 of 6 3-pointers.