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Broome County Newswire

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  1. Overdose scourge: Community gathering notesaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... to help start a conversation about the issue. "Today, we want to commemorate and honor individuals lost in Broome County to the opioid epidemic," Carmela Pirich, executive director of the Addiction Center of Broome County, said. "(And) we want to ...

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  2. Jailbreak Breaks The BankRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... was captured after being shot and wounded; he had been serving life without parole for the 2002 murder of a Broome County sheriff's deputy. Sweat has since been moved to another prison, where he is in solitary confinement 23 hours a day, and faces ...

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  3. Democrats See Opportunity in Republican-Dominated Southern Tier DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Your News Now

    ... will put his money, as well as the Democratic Committee's cash, where his mouth is on electing Fiala, a former Broome County executive. The state party will be supportive as well. We are all certainly rooting for Barbara because I believe she is the ...

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  4. Relief ahead for Vestal homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... along Landon Road - home to six houses, with full-market values between $71,000 and $94,000, according to Broome County property records - had been eroding more and more quickly since 2006, Scordino said. She has lost trees, a shed and many feet of ...

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  5. Community members gather to raise overdoseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Community members gather to raise overdose awareness A press conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Tri-Cities Opera Center. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1FcdomU Carmella Pirich, executive director of the Addiction Center of Broome County, said a gathering of officials and community members Monday was designed to offer hope to people suffering from addiction.

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  6. Left to Decay: Will Developmental Center beaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... he drives by. To avoid the same fate that befell the state institution in the Town of Perrysburg, officials in Broome County will need a redevelopment plan for the vast Broome Developmental Center, which is scheduled to close in just six months. ...

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  7. The struggle to maintain developmental center servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... at last report in April, will be scattered in group homes or their own apartments in neighborhoods throughout Broome County and elsewhere. Broome Developmental outlasted similar centers in the Hudson Valley, Syracuse, Rochester and elsewhere across ...

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  8. Fire displaces family of 7 in ColesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... to be a total loss." Launt said it is thought that the fire started on a back porch and was cooking-related. Broome County fire investigators are looking into the cause. Firefighters had the blaze under control within 25 minutes of arriving, Launt ...

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  9. Catholic Charities Closes Binghamton CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Portfolio's Cafe, which was operated by Catholic Charities of Broome County, ceased operations at two o'clock Friday afternoon. The restaurant at 137 Washington Street opened in March 1987.

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  10. Anti-frackers say upstate secessionists are a a smallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Albany Times Union

    Sunday's planned secession rally in the Chenango County community of Bainbridge, by upstate residents who are unhappy over the state's fracking, as well as assault weapon ban, has gained some national as well as statewide attention, with articles in USA Today, as well as the Times Union. On Friday, though, the anti-frackers sprang into action, issuing a statement from a Broome County resident who says the secessionists should leave the fracking issue alone already.

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  11. Crime and Chaos: Conklin woman dragged by movingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Pride Trailer Park in Conklin on Thursday and found a 19-year-old woman screaming in the road. She told two Broome County Sheriff's deputies she had been arguing with William Finnerty, 49, while he was in his truck, and that he sped off while she ...

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  12. 1 killed, 1 injured in 1-car crash on upstate New York roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | 13WHAM

    ... Jemark Ballenger of Endicott was driving around 3:20 a.m. Thursday when he crashed on a turn on a road in the Broome County town of Binghamton.

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  13. Wreck pins motorcyclist under pickup truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... the truck. He was hospitalized with injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening, according to the Broome County Sheriff's Office. An investigation determined the crash happened when the Ford F-350 truck driver stopped at Old State Road, ...

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  14. Peoples Financial Services Corp CEO Craig W. Best Buys 2,800 SharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... within Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties of Northeastern Pennsylvania and Broome County of New York. The Bank's primary product is loans to small- and medium-sized businesses. Receive News & Ratings for Peoples ...

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  15. Reducing Child Poverty Levels in BinghamtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Your News Now

    "In 1976 when CHOW started, we were very proud of the fact that we were able to distribute 30,000 pounds of food," said Joseph Sellepack, Broome County Council of Churches executive director. "Last year we distributed 1.2 million, this year we're slated to be about 1.5 million," he said.

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  16. Spiedie Fest will seek repeat of alcohol salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... been about something for everybody, whether it's the balloons or things for kids to do or the music." The Broome County Charter and Code bans alcohol in county parks, including Otsiningo, but allows for an exemption for "fund-raising events on ...

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  17. Lupardo set to hold public hearing on childhoodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... live in poverty, according to a press release from Lupardo's office. An anti-poverty task force established in Broome County will to use information from Tuesday's public hearing at City Hall to steer its work, Lupardo's office said. The first of ...

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  18. Fatal Windsor fire linked to overloaded power stripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... 53-year-old Frances White, who was found by fire officials in her bedroom after the blaze was extinguished. Broome County Fire Investigator Jeff Winchell said the cause of the fire was ruled electrical and an autopsy revealed White died of carbon ...

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  19. Brewing Incubator Could Help Where Resources are Tapped OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Your News Now

    ... beverage producers? The owners of the Binghamton Brewing Company here in Johnson City said it should be in Broome County. "Obviously we're hoping it's right here in the hub in the Binghamton area where there's such great access both for distribution ...

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  20. Woman, 53, dies in Windsor mobile home fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Woman, 53, dies in Windsor mobile home fire Another resident was able to escape the fire Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1EfyDcV WINDSOR - A 53-year-old woman was killed in a fire early Monday morning that reduced her mobile home to ruins. Frances White was found in her bedroom of the mobile home at 256 Old Route 17, after the blaze was extinguished, according to the Broome County Sheriff's Office.

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