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  1. Despite the storm, Black Friday won't be aaRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Despite the storm, Black Friday won't be a whiteout Major roads in Broome County and parking lots of large retailers are largely clear of the snow Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1xMnV3E Major roads in Broome County and parking lots of large retailers are largely clear of the snow from Wednesday's storm The lots at Parkway Plaza on the Vestal Parkway have been cleared out after Wednesday's winter storm, which dropped up to a foot of snow across the region. Shoppers planning a Black Friday excursion will likely have little trouble in the wake of Wednesday's slow-moving winter storm, thanks to a weather respite and a lot of tired road workers.

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  2. New skies ahead for county's aviation chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Deputy Commissioner Dave Hickling will take over Beardsley's duties until a new commissioner is named, said Broome County Executive Debbie Preston. She said a search will begin within a week. "We are looking for someone who is aviation savvy and who ...

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  3. If old Binghamton hotel's walls could talk aRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... to prosper from the promised increased people traffic. Prior to the canal opening, a small inn called the Broome County House stood on that corner. But with the opening of the canal, new owners of that lot saw the need for a large hotel that could ...

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  4. Police to crack down on DWI over ThanksgivingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Police to crack down on DWI over Thanksgiving holiday The checkpoints and patrols will run from Wednesday through Sunday. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rjsVjN Law enforcement agencies across Broome County will deploy special DWI enforcement patrols to help ensure the roadways stay safe during the holiday.

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  5. Broome adopts $365M budget for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    The plan calls for $10.5 million less in spending than in 2014, and $13.7 million less in revenue. Broome County adopted a $365 million budget for 2015 that has a slight increase in property taxes, along with declines in spending and revenue.

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  6. Fine Arts Society exhibit at Broome library nextaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Fine Arts Society exhibit at Broome library next month This show is open to all members and will feature a variety of art media. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1thhO5W The Fine Arts Society of the Southern Tier will host a special exhibit during December at the Broome County Public Library.

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  7. DTE Energy announces expansion in Bluestone system Agreement with...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Electric Energy Online

    ... 44.5-mile Bluestone Pipeline can deliver approximately 0.8 Bcf/day of gas to both the Millennium Pipeline in Broome County, N.Y., and the Tennessee Gas Pipeline in Susquehanna County, and is currently increasing its capacity to 1.0 Bcf/d by ...

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  8. Local Inventor Creates Grip for Rifles, Claims It's Legal Under SAFE ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2012 | Your News Now

    ... are hoping it could be done in the Greater Binghamton Area. "I am very supportive of manufacturing not just in Broome County but in New York overall because I would like to see it come back I would like to see it return because I believe this area ...

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  9. Former Greene police chief will pay $3K inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... purchase of vehicle tires and a vacuum cleaner for his personal use using village funds, according to the Broome County District Attorney's Office, which served as special prosecutor in the case. The criminal contempt charge stemmed from a violation ...

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  10. Former Greene police chief in court todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... purchase of vehicle tires and a vacuum cleaner for his personal use using village funds, according to the Broome County District Attorney's Office, which served as special prosecutor in the case. The criminal contempt charge stemmed from a violation ...

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  11. Holiday exhibit at Roberson is "tradition" foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Nearby, peace signs, doves and origami birds dangled from the branches of a Christmas tree sponsored by Broome County Peace Action and the Stuart Naismith chapter of Veterans for Peace. And a few paces away, a tree decorated by the Humane Society ...

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  12. Kirkwood man arrested on cocaine, stolen gunaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    A 19-year-old Kirkwood man who threatened suicide with a stolen handgun was arrested on drug and stolen property charges, police said. Broome County Sheriff's deputies were called to an address on Route 11 in Kirkwood on Thursday evening, and arrested Steven Kerrigan, who had told family members earlier he wanted to die and had a gun, police said.

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  13. Nearly 4,000 turkeys collected for needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Nearly 4,000 turkeys collected for needy The annual turkey drive sponsored by Catholic Charities collected 3,890 birds by the deadline Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1zLr0DS Endicott residents Lori Martin, left, Mix Morning Show host, and Matt Gapske, right, program director for 105.7, stands in a truck holding a turkey. The annual turkey drive for the needy sponsored by Catholic Charities of Broome County collected 3,890 birds by the deadline Friday night.

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  14. How much? Find out what that house sold forRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    These deeds for $10,000 or more were filed in the Broome County Clerk's office between Nov. 10 and 14. Shirleejay Illsley, Ronald J Lanouette, Kimberly L Lynch, Kimberly Lynch and United Health Services Hospitals Inc sold 1370 Us Highway 11 to JP Morgan Chase Bank NA for $88,157 Mary J Brigiotta, Mary Brigiotta and Rose Mcnierney sold 16 1/2 Arthur St to Barry J Weaver for $24,220 Nicholas Kulik Jr., Barbara J Bruno, James C Bruno, Janice Jones, Robert Alan Jones, Robert Austin Jones, June Kulik, Mariona Kulik, Lorraine Julianne Lacey, Helen Manning and Karen Nemeth sold 304 Clinton St. to Blakeslee Real Properties LLC for $50,000 Alice T Bogdasarian, Rosemarie A Peelle, Suzanne L Schoettinger and Valerie J Stachnik sold 4 Moran Court to Elizabeth Frawley and Michael J Frawley for $175,000 Kathleen A Bloodgood, Daniel R Seidel and Kathleen A Seidel sold 10 Mcnamara Ave. to Patrick J ... (more)

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  15. Johnson City to get $950K for stormwateraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... part of the $650 million state program focused on rebuilding and strengthening communities damaged by storms. Broome County was one of 50 areas that participated in the program during an 8-month period following Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm ...

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  16. Small retailers push hard to rise above the crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... while others say fewer than 500. But even the 500 level includes most businesses in Broome and Tioga counties. Broome County is home to 3,585 businesses that employ fewer than 20 employees, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's County Business ...

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  17. Airport hires new executive directorRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... because he was on a business trip in California. Beardsley, who will start on Jan. 2, has served as the Broome County Commissioner of Aviation since 2005. The county's department of aviation owns and operates the Greater Binghamton Airport, a ...

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  18. Legislature accepts its removal from IDA boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    The Broome County Legislature accepted a change to the bylaws of the Industrial Development Agency that removes paid county employees from serving on its board of directors. The revised bylaws also change the timing and frequency of board member appointments.

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  19. Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: How much for a parkingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... we all know those predictions were way off - if anything, we may be dealing with more paperwork than ever. The Broome County district attorney's office is no different. According to DA Gerald Mollen, each criminal prosecution can involve 50 pieces ...

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  20. Endicott man accused of child sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... ousen was arraigned in Endicott Village Court on a felony count of first-degree sexual abuse, then sent to the Broome County jail without bail to await further court action.

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