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  1. Bells are the voice of area's churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... 1882 - 133-year-old graffiti that has not likely been seen since the day it was scrawled. The tall towers of Broome County's religious structures contain hidden treasures - occasionally heard but very rarely seen, they are aptly described in Henry ...

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  2. Consolidate Binghamton services to cut property taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... tax rate has doubled. If Binghamton is to avoid bankruptcy, the city government must consolidate services with Broome County. City-county consolidation is a drastic measure, but a necessary step to avoid the cycle of a dwindling taxable population ...

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  3. Women's hockey kicks off a weekend of awareness events for Cornell AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 14850 Today

    ... (MHAST) for Power to the Purple Night on Friday, February 20, when the Senators host the Hershey Bears at the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena.

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  4. Preston vetoes raises for county elected officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Preston vetoes raises for county elected officials The law would have linked raises to negotiated salary increases for CSEA members Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1CA2Y1L Broome County Executive Debbie Preston has vetoed a law that would have granted annual raises to many top elected officials and nonunion employees. The law, passed by the county legislature Dec. 30, would have linked raises for the county executive, the chairman of the legislature and the 14 other legislators to the annual salary increases for members of the county's largest bargaining unit, the Civil Service Employees Association , beginning in 2017.

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  5. Supervisor's work helps make better life foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Supervisor's work helps make better life for Tier's cats Pam Vandling of Endicott works with the Animal Care Council of Broome County Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1JYQWzy Walking into the Animal Care Council on Washington Ave in Endicott, you're greeted by a long wall lined floor-to-ceiling with large kennels. Toys - and cats - are sprawled across the large room.

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  6. Inside Bets: What's the deal with Tioga-Traditions team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... pre-development costs, according to Traditions Resort & Casino's application for benefits filed with the Broome County Industrial Development Agency last summer. Gural also said that getting Traditions' backing, thus leaving the Southern Tier with ...

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  7. Broome sex trafficking case nets three arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Broome sex trafficking case nets three arrests Police made three arrests in a Broome Co. sex trafficking case Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1CcH6La Three Broome County residents have been arrested after a two-month investigation into sex trafficking of underage girls, police said.

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  8. Snowfall totals vary across the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... the Weather Service, while Horseheads had four inches. Another 2.3 inches were spotted in the Sayre area. In Broome County, Binghamton only had 1.3 inches, while Penn Yan in Yates County piled up seven inches of snow. Spotters reported two inches on ...

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  9. Police: Pair had stolen handgun in theiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... streets for a report of a woman with a handgun. Officers located Crampton and Benn walking in the area of the Broome County Health Department. Following an investigation, officers recovered a loaded 9mm handgun from Crampton.

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  10. DWI Watch: Man, with BAC of 0.22%, crashed intoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    DWI Watch: Man, with BAC of 0.22%, crashed into ditch A roundup of weekend DWI arrests Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1JOcFKu A Binghamton man was arrested for driving drunk Sunday morning after he crashed his car into a ditch in the Town of Dickinson, the Broome County Sheriff's Office said late Sunday night. Phillip A. Hewitt, 26, was charged with driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI, both misdemeanors.

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  11. Pressure builds on SilverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... He could serve as the interim speaker until a vote is taken. In 1991, for example, Assemblyman James Tallon of Broome County held the post briefly when Speaker Mel Miller was forced to resign because of a felony conviction.Then Saul Weprin from ...

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  12. Editorial: A New Hope For the Southern TierRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... businesses. Losing the casino bid and the prospect of fracking was a let down. But there is still a future for Broome County and for the Southern Tier. Good things are on the horizon.

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  13. From prisons to hospitals, Sodexo's services reach beyond dining hallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... everything from dry and frozen goods to tabletop supplies, is Maines Paper Food Service, Inc., located in Broome County. "We use a combination of small local partners, regional vendors and big distributors," Dinges said. "We source from a wide ...

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  14. Seton chorus starts Catholic Schools Week on highaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Central Principal Richard Bucci said. Bucci said the fact that a vibrant Catholic school system exists in Broome County makes the area more attractive to people and businesses deciding where to locate. "When you're trying to market yourself (as a ...

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  15. Subway: 43,000+ venues, but no room for Binghamton airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    Subway sandwich shop locations seem to be on every street corner and strip mall in Upstate New York, but the world's largest restaurant chain is pulling out of the Greater Binghamton Airport at the end of the month. Spurred by that situation, the Broome County Legislature on Thursday approved a change to enable officials to get a new food vendor at the airport.

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  16. Caren Ee v. Alan EeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | FindLaw

    ... of the parties' child. Appeal from an order of the Supreme Court (Guy, J.), entered November 21, 2013 in Broome County, which denied defendant's motion for, among other things, a permanent injunction. Plaintiff (hereinafter the wife) and defendant ...

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  17. 3rd trial set for NY man accused of killing estranged wifeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... her large sums in a divorce settlement. Harris' first conviction was set aside when new evidence surfaced. Broome County Judge Martin Smith dismissed the second-degree murder conviction after a surprise witness came forward after the trial and said ...

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  18. Police arrest 2 for Binghamton home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Young, 36, of Binghamton, was arrested Dec. 31 and charged with first-degree burglary. Young is being held in Broome County Jail. Police said Sharpe was on parole for a 1994 Binghamton murder. He pleaded guilty in 1995 and was sentenced to 15 years ...

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  19. Grant moves North Side grocery a step closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Grant moves North Side grocery a step closer The Broome County Land Bank gives approval for a half-million dollars in revitalization work Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1BHmGK1 A shopping cart lies outside the former Big Lots store on State Street on the North Side of Binghamton. State grant funds have been approved to begin the process of redeveloping the site into a grocery store.

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  20. Judge awarded after quarter century on the benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... who served as justice of the peace and, later, mayor of the borough. In 1965, Donald Magill moved to the Broome County area to work for IBM. A year later, he was serving in Vietnam as an Army scout helicopter pilot. He finished his tour of duty with ...

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