P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 8-14-13

Funeral services were announced for a Bainbridge teenager recently killed in two vehicle accident. 15 year old Brandy Smith was driving a Ford Focus that crossed the center line of County Route 35 in Oxford Aug. 4 and collided with a Dodge Caravan driven by 48-year old David Clark, of Oxford. Friends can call on …

A.M. News Wednesday 8-14-13

Binghamton Police are searching for a suspect in a Tuesday early morning stabbing. Police responded to Hamilton Street around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday where they found a man with a stab wound to his abdomen. The victim, Tequon Williams, 23, underwent surgery and is recovering. It’s not clear if Williams knew his attacker. Police are only …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 8-13-13

President Barack Obama is expected to make a trip to the upstate region on August 22nd & 23rd on a bus tour through New York and Pennsylvania. The trip may include visits to Binghamton, Syracuse and Buffalo, & Scranton.  President Obama has visited the Albany area 3 times since he was elected, a visit to …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 8-13-13

A US bankruptcy court hearing on the proposed sale of Endicott Interconnect Technologies for today has been postponed until August 20th.  Attorneys requested the postponement, following an objection filed by the US trustees office that raised concerns about the proposed sale of the company’s assets to an insider-owned company.  Endicott Interconnect Technologies filed for chapter …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 8-12-13

Delaware county Sheriff’s deputies responded Sunday to a domestic incident where a person was held at gunpoint at 1090 County Highway 5 in Bovina.  Deputies and State troopers responded & found a victim fleeing from the residence, who had been released by the perpetrator, 32 year old Justin Geraghty, who had taken the homeowners hostage …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 8-12-13

Local sales tax collections grew by $397 million, or 5.7 percent, for the first half of 2013 compared to the same period in 2012, according to a report issued by State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli.  The gains were driven by strong sales in tax growth downstate during the first half, fueled by cleanup and rebuilding efforts following Superstorm …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 8-9-13

State troopers arrested 17-year-old Landell Backus of Syracuse For 3rd Degree assault and criminal mischief, following a complaint at the Oneonta Job Corps.  Backus allegedly punched an employee in the face and damaged a computer.  Backus was arraigned in town of Milford court and was remanded to the Otsego county jail on $1,000 cash bail pending …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 8-9-13

Chenango county sheriff’s department Detectives arrested 23 year old Devan Ellsworth of Norwich for one count 3rd degree Burglary Thursday.  Ellsworth was arrested following  a reported Burglary to the Adult World store in the Town of Norwich at approximately 5:30 am Thursday morning, he was arraigned in the Town of Norwich Court and remanded to the …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-8-13

State Senator Tom Libous is seeking the public’s to stop the state’s plans the Broome Developmental Center. The New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities recently announced that the facility would close within 3 years and 160 residents would move to group homes.  The announcement follows another planned closure of the Greater Binghamton …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-8-13

A.m. news Thursday 8-8-13 Former state Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno is expected to face a second federal trial after an appeals court on Tuesday rejected his claim of double jeopardy.  Bruno was convicted in 2009 of 2 counts of mail fraud, that the U.S. Supreme Court overturned conviction.  Bruno was accused of taking  $440,000 …