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Woman Found on I-81 Ramp Dies at Hospital
The Lackawanna County coroner says Rachel Teplitsky, 26, of Tafton, was found on the Interstate 81 south off-ramp at the Davis Street exit. She was badly hurt and later died at the hospital.
Man charged with growing marijuana
Daniel D. White, 35, of Unadilla, was charged June 19 with the misdemeanors of unlawfully growing cannabis and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child, plus unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, troopers said in a media release.
Man in serious condition after early morning shooting
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CONCERT – 3 p.m. Oneonta Community Concert Band presents a World Tour in Music featuring the “Star Spangled Banner,” “King Cotton March,” “Marche des Parachutists Belges,” “Amparito Roca,” more. Wilber Park, Oneonta. Call 607-437-0152.
Tioga Downs opens pool and cabana bar
NICHOLS, N.Y. - With the weather heating up, there's a new place for guests at the Tioga Downs Hotel to cool off.
Man accused of sexual abuse
State police at Norwich charged Robert A. West III, 33, on June 17 with the misdemeanors of second-degree sexual abuse, forcible touching and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.
Get to know the Binghamton area by vising these local hidden gems
Provided by Tesorina BoutiqueTesorina Boutique, located on Chenango Street, is one of the many unique places located in the Binghamton area.
Report: Man accused in rape, murder of 11-year-old girl in Norwich takes plea deal
NORWICH, N.Y. —A Chenango County man accused in the rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl in Norwich has accepted a plea deal.According to a report by WBNG, Tobias Rundstrom-Wooding accepted a plea deal from the Chenango County District Attorney’s Office Friday. With the plea Rundstrom-Wooding will
Man discovers rattlesnake curled up under hood while trying to jump-start car
HANCOCK, N.Y. —An upstate New York man trying to jump-start his car was greeted by an unusual sound coming from his engine — the rattle of a venomous timber rattlesnake.The man says the snake slithered across the engine block and curled up on the battery as he opened the hood of the car earlier this
Tip steers deputies to Afton home, where one of Broome's 'Most Wanted' was hiding
Noah Venth-Costick had been sought on a probation violation since 2017, and on Wednesday, the Broome County Sheriff's Office received information he was at an Afton residence.
‘Shaka Williams’ to be charged with crime against Judge Richards; judge recuses himself from presiding over trial
During a Thursday court appearance by the 39-year-old Plymouth man who repeatedly denied his identity as Shaka Williams, County Court Judge Jerome J. Richards said the man had perpetrated a crime against him, creating a conflict that would prevent him from presiding over his trial as he could potent
Binghamton man indicted on attempted murder charge in girlfriend's throat-slashing
The Broome County grand jury added charges againstShannon P. Callahan, 45, in Wednesday's indictment: attempted second-degree murder, first-degree assault, second-degree assault, aggravated criminal contempt and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon.
Great Race roars into Norwich on Sunday
Frank Speziale photoNORWICH ï¿½ The City of Norwich and Northeast Classic Car Museum will be abuzz with classic automobiles dating back to 1913 and thousands of spectators this Sunday as the 2018 Hemmings Motor News Great Race makes a lunch stop at the museum.2018 Great Race120 Great Race teams cons
ABC Center to mark 25th anniversary
ABC Center for Performing Arts will celebrate its 25th anniversary with two shows at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 29 and 30, in the auditorium at the Sidney High School.The audience will see a variety of solo and group performances in ballet, jazz, tap, acrobatics, lyrical, hip-hop, modern and m
City: Scofflaw landlord refuses to obey law
The city of Oneonta has asked the State Supreme Court in Otsego County to enforce an order to vacate 195 Main St., which was declared unsafe more than a year ago.Property owner Melania Pervu not only has ignored the order to vacate the building of residents but also continues to collect rent from te
Backtracking: The Early Years: OHS graduated 54 in the Class of 1918
All hail the Class of ’18! Nineteen-eighteen, that is.One hundred years later, the schools and graduation ceremonies are different, but one thing in common both classes had as they received diplomas — a war was going on.Both classes also had their share of fun before graduation. As The Oneonta Star
Wooding Pleads Guilty to Death of 11-Year-Old Girl
NORWICH, NY(WUTR)--- One of the co-defendants charged with raping and murdering an 11-year-old girl last summer in Norwich, plead guilty.
Man finds rattlesnake under hood while trying to start car
They released it nearby, next to several large boulders, which state wildlife experts described as "a much more snake-appropriate habitat."
Man who threw Molotov cocktail at Johnson City apartment in May 2017 found guilty
Prosecutors argued Belven Fajardo, 43, threw aMolotov cocktail, which is an incendiary device, at a multi-family apartment building at 197 Grand Ave. May 29, 2017, intending to cause damage by igniting an explosion. Molotov cocktails are commonly breakable glass bottles containing a flammable substa
In Your Opinion: Anonymous bigoted comments fuels dissent
For years, I have been disappointed that The Daily Star has permitted people to comment anonymously online under the guise of protecting free speech.In my mind, if you can’t put your name under a statement, you should not be making the statement. The newspaper reached an all-time low last week when