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Ex-boxer David Bey killed in construction accident

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - A former heavyweight boxing champ who was defeated by Larry Holmes died in a construction accident on Friday. David Bey, 60, of Philadelphia, was struck by a piece of metal and killed while working on a mixed-use real estate development project in Camden, according to the Occupat

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-19 15:32:44

Local Law Enforcement Announce Charity Golf Tournament "Cops for a Cause"

Local law-enforcement agencies got together Tuesday to announce the first annual charity golf tournament Cops for a Cause. The tournament starts Friday at 10 a.m. at the Links at Hiawatha Landing in Apalachin. Cops for a Cause will benefit three local charities: Traci's Hope, Room to Heal, and the S

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-19 23:44:00

'Cops For A Cause' golf tournament to help local charities

APALACHIN (WBNG) -- Local law enforcement is getting together later this week to give back to the Southern Tier. New York State Senator Fred Akshar and local law enforcement officials announced on Tuesday that the inaugural "Cops For A Cause" charity golf tournament will be held on September 22 at 1

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-19 22:25:00

Tioga County Veterans' Services Holds Veterans' Fair

Tioga County Veterans' Services held its first Veterans Fair in Candor Tuesday. Twenty-two agencies attended to inform local veterans about what services are available to them in the county. Tioga County Veterans' Services Director, John Holton Sr., a Vietnam Navy veteran himself, works to do all he

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-19 23:58:00

British comedy comes to the Clemens Center with 'Gentleman's Guide'

The 2017-2018 Broadway Series at the Clemens Center will begin in September of 2017 and run through May of 2018. Maggie Gilroy / Staff video Among the skills listed in the casting notice for the national tour of "A Gentleman's Guide for Love and Murder" was an understanding of the world of Oscar Wi

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-19 22:08:21

Film festival, AstroFest return to Kopernik

Friday night programs and other events planned at Vestal observatory and science center Did you get a chance to view the 2017 Great American Eclipse? Hundreds of people witnessed this remarkable astronomical event at the Kopernik Observatory & Science Center. Though the Southern Tier experienced onl

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-20 00:28:10

Police identify woman fatally struck by train in Endicott

ENDICOTT (WBNG) -- Authorities say the person who died on Friday after getting hit by a train was a 30-year-old woman from Endicott. Endicott police say Kostadina Donnelly was hit by a train on September 15 while walking across train tracks near the railroad overpass at Nanticoke Boulevard. The rail

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-19 17:08:00

Chemung County: Milltown shooter facing new charges

ELMIRA -- A Sayre-area man who was sentenced to state prison after shooting at a woman in Milltown in 2012 is in trouble with the law again. Chemung County Sheriff's Deputies reported that William A. Ramsey, 54, was taken into custody Monday on an outstanding felony assault warrant issued by the cou

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 08:30:00

Harrisburg: Bill to allow local police to use radar moves to Senate floor

HARRISBURG -- A proposed bill that would allow local law enforcement agencies to use radar is moving to the floor of the Pennsylvania State Senate for a final vote. On Monday, the bill -- Senate 251 -- was reviewed by the Senate appropriations committee and was sent back to the full Senate for a vot

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 08:30:00

Is BPA a thing of Halloween nightmares?

(BPT) - Now that fall is underway and you're already growing tired of all the pumpkin-flavored treats, Halloween must not be too far away. That means it's time to head to the store to pick up the trendiest Halloween decor to guarantee a shocked response from trick-or-treaters. But before you do, hav

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-19 22:59:00

State releases parking garage regulations

More than two years after a two-level parking garage in Johnson City collapsed, trapping nearly two dozen vehicles, New York State released rules that would mandate local governments to require parking garage inspections at least every three years. The rules come after State Assemblywoman Donna Lupa

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-09-19 16:47:23

Man who threatened to 'make the news' sentenced to prison

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man who warned that he may do something to "make the news" has been sentenced to prison for threatening the human resources director at his former company. Sixty-one-year-old Lewis T. Watkins, of Lancaster, was sentenced Tuesday to serve three to 10 years in pris

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 10:33:10

Former insurance broker sentenced to prison for $1.8M scheme

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - A former insurance broker on Long Island who pleaded guilty to grand larceny and fraud has been sentenced to serve three to nine years in prison. Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said Tuesday that 44-year-old Kimberly Graziano, of Middle Island, must also pay $1.8

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 10:18:40

Coastal flood warnings still in effect for Long Island

DIX HILLS, N.Y. (AP) - Coastal flood warnings remain in effect for parts of Long Island as Hurricane Jose weakens to a tropical storm but continues to churn in the Atlantic. Newsday reports (http://nwsdy.li/2ycFkdw ) that no major flooding or power outages have been reported in Suffolk County, Jose'

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 10:13:28

Shop for Emmy and Chief event to be held Sept. 22

WYSOX - The Kmart store in Wysox is partnering with The Bradford County Humane Society to host the event "Shop for Emmy and Chief," on Friday, Sept. 22 from 6-9 p.m. at the Wysox Kmart in the Bradford Towne Center shopping plaza. BCHS representatives will be on hand with wish lists of items of which

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 08:30:00

Bradford County 4-H Holds Achievement Night

TROY - Bradford County 4-H held their annual Achievement Night on Saturday, Sept. 9, located at the 4-H Building in Troy. Every fall, the Bradford County 4-H program holds achievement night to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of those 4-H members who went above and beyond serving their comm

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 08:30:00

No amnesty is a good amnesty

Donald Trump is being told that amnesty for "Dreamers," or DACA recipients, will only apply to a small, narrowly defined group of totally innocent, eminently deserving illegal immigrants, who were brought to this country "through no fault of their own" as "children." (Children who are up to 36 years

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 08:30:00

Metastatic breast cancer patients tell their stories through art and photography

(BPT) - This post is brought to you by Eisai Inc. When most people think of breast cancer, they think of the pink movement, and often times, "beating" the cancer. A diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer (MBC), a late stage of the disease in which the cancer has spread beyond the breast, is different

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-19 19:11:00

Image of rapper Drake imposed into park renovation rendering

NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Parks Department livened up a rendering of a planned park renovation by inserting an image of the Grammy-winning rapper Drake into the background, alongside an image of rapper Akon laughing in the foreground. The image of Drake is taken from the television show "Deg

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 07:09:20

Whiting Foundation announces $120K in grants for magazines

NEW YORK (AP) - A New York nonprofit has announced it will provide grants to reward and encourage American nonprofit magazines. The Whiting Foundation, which also annually provides 10 emerging writers with prizes of $50,000 each, says the grants for digital and print publications will total up to $1

MORNING TIMES - 2017-09-20 06:35:46