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A demolition company and two of its workers have pleaded guilty in federal court to illegally dumping polluted water in upstate New York. 53-year-old Mark Pullyblank of Caledonia, 53-year-old William Clements of Victor, and Crane-Hogan Structural Systems Inc. of Spencerport were charged last year in a nine-count indictment with violating the Clean Water Act.
Matt Sheehan, a Tech Academy teacher with Broome-Tioga BOCES, took one of 50 spots in the prestigious Siemens STEM Institute this summer BOCES teacher one of 50 who attended STEM Institute Matt Sheehan, a Tech Academy teacher with Broome-Tioga BOCES, took one of 50 spots in the prestigious Siemens STEM Institute this summer Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1tXp0VL Matt Sheehan, a Tech Academy teacher through Broome-Tioga BOCES, was one of 50 educators across the country to participate in the Siemens STEM Institute, a week of professional development for teachers involved in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
When Elliott Root, 7, had surgery for his hypoplastic right heart syndrome, it didn't go as expected. Many pieces of the greater Binghamton community rallied for him and his family, hosting fundraisers and sending well-wishes.
Police: Assault suspect arrested in Binghamton An Endicott man wanted on arrest warrants was taken into custody in Binghamton Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1s3LSGO An Endicott man wanted on multiple arrest warrants was taken into custody Friday by officers with the Binghamton Police Community Response Team. Frederick Felton, 33, was stopped in a vehicle at about 8:30 p.m. by the Community Response Team in the area of Williams and Ely streets in Binghamton.
Vestal historian to discuss grist mill The event will take place Wednesday at the Broome County Library Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1s3kCIp Vestal Town Historian Margaret Hadsell will give a presentation Wednesday about the history of Dewey's Mill from the 19th century. The talk, "Separating the Wheat from the Chaff," will take place at 6:45 p.m. at the Decker Community Room of the Broome County Library, 185 Court St., Binghamton.
Road work on Clinton St. in Binghamton Traffic on a stretch of Clinton Street will be reduced to one lane until Friday Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1tW4dSx Clinton Street, from Glenwood Avenue to Oak Street, will be reduced to one lane until Friday for microsurfacing on that stretch of the roadway.
Craft beer will be emphasized at the first Binghamton BrewFest today. The quickly growing industry is a boon for the state, making $2.2 billion in 2012 from craft beer.
Serialization: A hanging bought crowds to Binghamton Serialization: A public hanging that bought crowds to Binghamton Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1s13y5P And the execution brought out the crowds. By 7 a.m. hundreds of people had already gathered in the open space by the Broome County jail.
Healing the spirits of Broome's hospital patients Chaplains offer spiritual guidance and comfort to those facing pain, surgery or death Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1tHVOSk The pastoral care department for UHS includes four chaplains plus about 30 volunteers who log more than 25,000 visits annually The United Health Services pastoral team ministers to patients in both UHS Binghamton General Hospital and UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City. The Chaplains are Rev.
A Life Lived: Jim Chvatal Jim Chvatal was a man of many passions, including vintage vehicles. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rZyhjJ Jim Chvatal played the pipe organ at Sts.
Binghamton ready to feast for Restaurant Week Restaurant Week features 27 local eateries offering lunch and dinner specials Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rZwxXV Renee Potter, manager at Chroma CafA© & Bakery, holds a Three Little Pigs Panini. This dish will be one of three items people can choose from during Binghamton's Restaurant Week.
Binghamton man charged on Pa. burglary warrant A domestic dispute revealed a Binghamton man was wanted by police in Pennsylvania Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1tIQzls Broome County Sheriff's Deputy Richard Merrell was called at 8:45 a.m. for a domestic dispute in the Town of Union.
David pushes for budget stability in Binghamton David will present his first budget proposal Monday at 6 p.m. at City Hall Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1tIQ3E8 Mayor Richard David said relief from unstable tax rates is on the way when he unveils his 2015 budget proposal Monday night. "One of my goals in this budget - and it's a goal I believe I've achieved - is to bring tax stability," said David, a Republican, who would not say what the rate would be.
Our NY: Apples by the bushel New York is expected to produce 30 million bushels of apples this year Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rZSZjz Apples come in an array of red, green and yellow shades. New York state knows its apples quite well: an average of 29.5 million bushels are produced each year.
Broome jail inmate death leads to $62K settlement A settlement was reached this summer in a lawsuit over an inmate's death in 2011 Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1tHIM7y A $62,500 settlement was reached this summer in a wrongful death proceeding over the 2011 death of Alvin Rios Jr. in the Broome County jail. Of that amount, $3,891 will be given to Broome County as reimbursement for the cost of burying Rios at Spring Forest Cemetery in Binghamton.
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