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  1. Power out for nearly 3,000 customers in BroomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Power out for nearly 3,000 customers in Broome The cause of the outages was not immediately available from NYSEG Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1z2QyAT Nearly 3,000 Broome County customers of New York State Electric & Gas were without power Friday night, according to the NYSEG website. Shortly after 9:30, there were 2,959 service interruptions in Broome and another 900 in Chenango County.

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  2. Johnson City man held in assault with metal objectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... nor count of fourth-degree criminal mischief. He was arraigned in Johnson City Village Court, then sent to the Broome County jail.

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  3. Surgeon Bajwa gets probation for false statementaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Surgeon Bajwa gets probation for false statement to FBI Dr. Saeed Bajwa was sentenced to probation in federal court Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1yXuveK Dr. Saeed Bajwa, a prominent Broome County neurosurgeon, will serve a term of probation after making a false statement to the FBI. Dr. Saeed Bajwa, a Broome County neurosurgeon, admitted making a false statement to the FBI and received probation in federal court.

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  4. Union villages hammer out tax and spending plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Union villages hammer out tax and spending plans Endicott adopts budget that keeps taxes below cap, while JC works to trim $40,000 Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1yTkMWW Endicott Mayor John Bertoni, right, and village clerk/treasurer Anthony Bates discuss the village's 2015-16 budget during a board meeting Tuesday. Broome County's two largest villages made steps this week toward setting spending plans for the next fiscal year, amid a state tax cap that offered more give than last year but remains historically low.

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  5. Otsiningo gathering honors survivors, remembersaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... survival." After several acoustic musical performances and a speech from a survivor of domestic violence, the Broome County Celtic Pipes and Drums led a procession toward an open swath of pavement near the end of the park where the balloons were ...

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  6. Comptroller releases municipal auditsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Empire State News

    Village of Endicott Budget Review (Broome County) The significant revenue and expenditure projections in the tentative budget for the general, electric, library and parking funds are reasonable. The water and sewer funds' tentative budgets are not ...

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  7. Miss the Penguin book sale? Here's one last hurrahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... be available for purchase on May 2 and May 9 during a two-day warehouse sale sponsored by the Friends of the Broome County Public Library . All proceeds will support the library's programs and services. Those books are among the more than 200,000 ...

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  8. Kintner Equipment to host 3-day eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... with integrated precision dispensing, precision selective conformal coating and in-house nitrogen generation. Broome County officials and Kintner Equipment representatives will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. Monday to announce further details.

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  9. Upstate NY woman facing sexual exploitation chargesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... showed a short cell phone video file shot in a different country depicting sexual abuse of the child to a Broome County probation officer. Mitchell is being held by the U.S. Marshals Service. It couldn't immediately be determined if she has a ...

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  10. Too many geese clogging Southern Tier parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... long-term deterrent to the geese," said Arthur Garrison, director of parks, recreation and youth services for Broome County. So as a result, Garrison said he has contracted with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help cull the population. "They ...

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  11. Discussing the 2nd Amendment, NY Safe Act, constitutional militias at VFW 478Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Examiner.com

    George Curbelo spoke at length on Saturday April 18, 2015, about the importance of constitutional militia and their ability to work with the community and authorities to protect civil liberties at VFW Post 478. In the middle of the afternoon on Saturday, April 18, 2015, a small crowd of residents from across Broome County gathered at the VFW Post 478 in Binghamton, NY, to discuss an on-going issue facing the State of New York.

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  12. New bike racks brighten up downtown BinghamtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    New bike racks brighten up downtown Binghamton Seven new metalwork bike racks were installed around downtown this week Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1yCWf8j A cityscape bike rack designed and built by Rebecca Austin, 30, of Chenango Forks, stands outside the Broome County Courthouse on Court Street in Binghamton. A bike rack inspired by the Washington Street Bridge and designed and built by Steve Reid, 45, of the Town of Binghamton, sits outside Alexander's Cafe and Sweet Endings on Chenango Street.

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  13. Police say Hancock men had drugs, stolen chainsawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Police say Hancock men had drugs, stolen chainsaws Two Delaware County men are accused of drug possession and stolen chainsaws Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1yBsKnz A Broome County Sheriff's deputies responded to the intersection of Route 79 and Edson Road, after nearby residents reported two men in the vehicle appeared to be intoxicated, police said. The driver, Robert Singer, 25, and passenger Jamison Galietta, 28, appeared to be impaired, confused and kept falling asleep, according to sheriff's deputies.

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  14. Battaglini bros. use honesty, quality to seal theaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Battaglini bros. use honesty, quality to seal the deal Brothers Bob Jr. and Ken say their company focuses on quality, honesty and customer service.

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  15. Binghamton University takes custody of the 'Castle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... York State Capitol Building architect Isaac Perry, and it is the only designated National Historic Landmark in Broome County. It was also the first institution in the United States designed to treat alcoholism as a mental disorder, as opposed to a ...

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  16. Giving BackA advocate for troubled childrenA advocate for troubled...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    A advocate for troubled children Tom Collart volunteers to help at-risk kids in Broome County find safety and permanency in their lives Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1FZbo3D Tom Collart's volunteer work puts him on the front lines of protecting some of Broome County's most vulnerable children. He works on cases that are tough and sad; frustrating and time consuming; complex and colored with layers of gray.

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  17. Vestal woman charged with stealing from Union homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... after an investigation led police to a local business where the stolen jewelry was sold, according to the Broome County Sheriff's Office. The burglary occurred April 6, police said. Smith was charged with second-degree burglary, a felony. She was ...

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  18. Broome County man not licensed to drive tractor-trailer that spilled 4,000 gallons of liquid manureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Post-Standard

    A man who lost control of a tractor-trailer that spilled 4,000 gallons of liquid manure was not licensed to drive it, state police said. Charles H. Clute, 43, of the town of Lisle, was charged with a violation for operating a vehicle out of class, said Trooper Nathan Riegal, the Troop C state police spokesman.

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  19. Checkers looks to add restaurant sites in the regionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Florida-based Checkers & Rally's Inc. restaurant company has its eye on an Upstate New York expansion - including Rochester - after its new distribution deal with Kirkwood, Broome County-based Willow Run Foods Inc. Its plan for Upstate New York could mean adding 40 to 50 new locations in the region. Each restaurant would employ 30 staffers on average, officials said.

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  20. Retiree crafts a career as an artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... has been developing her craft ever since. Her work can be seen locally at SUNY Broome Community College, the Broome County Legislature Office and the Broome County Public Library. Thorne Arnold paints in a detached studio space at her home in ...

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