A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-10-13

State senator Tom Libous announced that the recent $90 Million dollar restoration of funding for the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities, would keep about half their program s targeted for cuts, to continue to operate.  Libous said that many who are being treated at the Broome County facilities can not be acclimated into the …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 10-9-13

Otsego county sheriffs Deputies arrested 29-year-old Brandon Empie of Milford for allegedly threatening to kill Otsego county judge John Lambert  & burn his house down.  The sheriff’s department Criminal Investigation Division investigated and consulted with the district attorney’s office, Empie was arrested Tuesday on charges of making a terrorist threat, he was arraigned in Town …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 10-9-13

State police report that 21 year old Maisie Grant of Norwich was killed, when she drove her car into a tree Monday night.   Grant was driving on River Road in Unadilla, when she failed to negotiate a corner & crashed into a tree.  Grant was pronounced her dead at the scene. —————————– Delaware county sheriff’s …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 10-8-13

State Police arrested 39-year-old Leslie Bonham of Marathon with 18 counts of 1st degree unlawfully dealing with a child.  Bonham was charged following a report that she allegedly provided alcohol to under aged teenagers this summer; Bonham was issued appearance tickets to appear in the both the Lisle & Marathon town courts at later dates. …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 10-8-13

NYSEG crews continue to work to restore power after yesterday’s powerful storms, which knocked down trees & power lines. NYSEG officials reported that 365 Sidney residents & 58 Bainbridge residents were without power early this morning. ————————————— ARC of Delaware County is holding 2 job fairs concurrently on October 23rd from 1:00 to 7:00 PM, …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 10-7-13

The 4 candidates for the Sidney town board debated at the Sidney Library Smart community room Thursday night.  The most controversial issue discussed by the candidates was the moratorium passed by the town board last year against hydrofracking.  Republican candidate Jodi Proffitt went first:   (Jodi Proffitt moratorium)   Republican candidate John Woodyshek was second …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 10-7-13

Binghamton Police arrested 21-year-old Trevis Johnson for the fatal shooting of 27-year-old Sergio Beldo of Binghamton Friday.  Johnson is being charged with 2nd degree murder; He was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Broome County Jail without bail.   Police are urging anyone with more information to call the Binghamton Police Detective Bureau: 772-7080. …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 10-4-13

Sidney town board & town supervisor candidates participated in a public forum at the Sidney library last night.  Republican Gene Pigford & Democrat Bill Heath are running cialis canada pharmacy for town supervisor, Gene Pigford commented about his vision for Sidney in his closing statement:   (Gene Pigford 10-4-13)   Bill Heath said that a …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 10-4-13

16-year-old Children’s Home Residential Treatment Facility resident was arrested by Chenango County Sheriff’s Office for 3rd degree Menacing.  The youth was arrested following an altercation at the Children’s Home Residential Treatment Facility in the Town of Greene; he is accused of shoving, striking and attempting to choke a 13 -year-old youth. The Defendant was arraigned in the …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-3-13

Sidney Town Supervisor candidates, Republican Gene Pigford & democrat Bill Heath will participate in tonight’s town debates at the Sidney library.  2 seats are open on the Sidney town board, Democrats Pete Cordes & Paul Muratore, and Republicans John Woodyshek & Jodi Proffitt will participate.  Those who would like to submit written questions are advised …