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Sidney, N.Y. Newspaper to Shut Down After 136 Years
The Sidney, N.Y. based Tri-Town News newspaper will cease publication after their Dec. 21 edition. They have been printing a weekly newspaper for 136 years. The TTN has been in operation since 1882 and is one of the oldest newspapers in Central New York. It began printing as The Sidney Record in 188
Fire destroys Franklin family's home, possessions
A Franklin village residence was ruled a total loss following a structure fire Sunday. Crews responded to the scene on Hodge Road following reports of a chimney fire in the early morning hours Sunday.
One dies in two-car crash
Troopers from New York State Police Troop C are investigating a car crash in Chenango County Saturday morning that left one dead and two with injuries. According to a media release, state police were dispatched to county Road 25 near Columbus shortly after 1:30 a.m. Saturday, following reports of a
Two beagles recovering after being thrown out moving vehicle on New York interstate
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. – After two beagles were allegedly tossed out a moving vehicle on an interstate highway in New York, police are asking the public to help identify the driver.
Wintry mix ending, snow showers for Monday
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Sullivan, and Wayne PA Counties until 10 PM. Tonight: Cloudy with a 40% chance of scattered rain/snow showers. Ending from west to east through the night. Winds: NNW 5-10 mph, Low: 29 (27-31)
Entertainment briefs: Orpheus to host 'Christmas Carol, the musical;' Met HD to feature 'La Traviata;' Chrislip to play in Cooperstown; ABC Center to host Christmas show
COOPERSTOWN — Frederic Chrislip, tenor and lute, will perform lesser-known songs and lute solos for Christmas at 7:30 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church at 21 Elm St. Admission is $10. Tickets are available at the door, at Cooperstown Natural Foods and in Oneonta at the Green Toad Bookstore and the
Masonville Kids Complete “Mitten and Hat Tree” in Sidney
On Sunday, December 2nd, members of the Kids and Kritters 4-H Club (Masonville) gathered for a community service project at the Tri-Town Hospital in Sidney, NY. Members placed a “Mitten and Hat Tree” in the hospital lobby for needy members of the community to acquire at will when they visit the hosp
Trucker Saves Dogs Thrown From SUV, With Help From New York State Police
A near-tragedy involving two dogs, Beagle mixes, is getting international media attention: someone threw the pups out of a speeding SUV on I-81 and they were saved by a kind trucker and a pair of troopers who just happened to be passing by.
Truck driver saves dogs thrown from vehicle on New York highway
Two beagles are now recovering after they were thrown out of a vehicle on an upstate New York highway and rescued by a truck driver on Wednesday. New York State Police said in a news release the incident happened on Interstate 81 in Whitney Point, located north of Binghamton.
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
Local sports datebook: Dec. 15-17
Delhi at Morrisville St., 2 p.m. Alfred at Cobleskill, 2 p.m. Franklin at South Kortright, 1 p.m. Oneonta at Unatego, 2:30 p.m. Unatego/Unadilla at Ravena-Coeymans, 9 a.m. Whitney Point, Sidney at Windham/Delhi, 9:30 p.m.
UPDATE - Winter Weather Advisory Expended
UTICA, NY - The National Weather Service has expanded the Winter Weather Advisory they posted earlier in the day on Saturday. The area now includes all of the Mohawk Valley, including Oneida, Herkimer, Otsego, Chenago and Delaware Counties. The Advisory is in effect from 2:00AM Sunday until 8:00PM S
One killed, two injured in head-on crash in Chenango County
COLUMBUS, N.Y. (WBNG) — One person was killed and two others were injured in a two-car crash in Chenango County Saturday morning, according to New York State Police. Troopers say the head-on crash on County Road 25 in Columbus happened around 1:30 a.m.
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.
Chobani Foundation gives $100K to four local projects
The Chobani Foundation announced today the recipients of its inaugural Community Impact Fund, which will provide $100,000 in grant funds to four beneficiaries in the central New York region.
New York State Police join Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign
The New York State Police announce they will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The campaign started Thursday, December 13, and runs through the holidays until Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Masonville Woman Wins Free Gas For A Year From Mirabito
BAINBRIDGE, NY - If Hayo Keidel was excited when she was handed $25 in Mirabito gift cards, that was nothing compared to her reaction when she got a phone call saying she'd won free gas for a year.
Oneonta man charged with attempted murder
An Oneonta man is facing charges of attempted murder after a domestic dispute Wednesday, according to Oneonta City Police Chief Douglas Brenner. David C. Thomas, 28, was charged with second-degree attempted murder, as well as first-degree assault, as well as first-degree strangulation.
Update: Police Seek Help Finding Who Threw Dogs Out of Moving Vehicle
HOMER, N.Y. - New York State Police is seeking the public’s assistance catching those responsible for throwing two dogs out of a moving vehicle in Cortland County on Wednesday.
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.