Governor Cuomo continues his campaign to get the Legislature to support a plan to freeze property taxes for 2 years and push local governments to share services. Cuomo said that several years ago, before he was elected governor, the state passed a law making it easier for governments to consolidate, & it has fallen on … [Read more…]


Governor Cuomo announced that 8,900 New Yorkers had their driver licenses suspended for failing to pay State taxes. The crackdown is the result of legislation signed last year to encourage those who owe more than $10,000 to settle up with the Tax Department.  Tax collections increased by $56.4 million, new Yorkers can Contact the Tax … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-17-14

3 people were arrested on drug-possession charges Friday, after a search warrant was executed, and 70 to 90 small packets of heroin was seized.  29-year-old Kathryn Gorman of Oneonta, and 29-year-old Ian Barbar of New York City, was charged with 3rd degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. They were arraigned in Oneonta City Court … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-17-14

State Police remind drivers to not drink and drive again today, as they will continue their efforts to crack down on drunk driving on Saint Patrick’s Day.  Drivers can expect a number of sobriety checkpoints; additional DWI patrols and Police will also be ticketing distracted drivers using handheld electronic devices.  State Police remind residents that … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-14-14

State Police remind drivers to not drink and drive this saint Patrick’s holiday weekend. The Police Patrol effort runs today through Monday, with sobriety checkpoints, additional DWI patrols and underage drinking & sales to minors details.  State Police will also be ticketing distracted drivers using handheld electronic devices. Last year, troopers made 204 DWI arrests … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-14-14

The Cuomo Administration will host the Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program tomorrow at the will take place tomorrow at the Events Center at SUNY Binghamton.   The program looks to provide 100,000 New Yorkers with the tools and resources to prepare for emergencies and disasters; Pre-registration for the training session is available at prepare.ny.gov. —————————————– A … [Read more…]


Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 28-year-old Brendon King of Unadilla, for Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor vehicle.  King is accused of operating a motor vehicle while having a suspended status, with no driver’s license & for possessing marijuana.   33-year-old Lisa Bohigian of Sidney was charged with Unlawful Possession of … [Read more…]


State leaders will meet in Binghamton Saturday morning at 10:00 am to discuss disaster preparedness at SUNY Binghamton.  State Senator Tom Libous explains:   (Libous 3-13-14)   The doors will open at the Events Center at 9:00 AM; the training program begins at 10:00 AM. —————————————- The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested Keith Bassett of … [Read more…]