Broome County Newswire

Broome County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Broome County, NY.

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  1. Police: Johnson City man robbed his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... and a misdemeanor count of petit larceny. Hadlock was arraigned in Johnson City Village Court and sent to the Broome County jail to await further court action.

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  2. Cuomo's Women's Equality Party May Not Be LegalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... three of the party's top five officers, including former DMV Commissioner Barbara Fiala, a Democrat and ex-Broome County executive, as interim chair, but left the positions of vice chair and treasurer blank. Cuomo and LG Kathy Hochul - both of whom ...

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  3. Plan would put marijuana growth, distributionaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... proposed dispensary at 4700 Vestal Parkway East in Vestal, could bring between 170 and 200 high-skill jobs to Broome County. "This is science - these aren't just Mickey Mouse jobs," he said of the botanists, pharmacists, chemists, agronomists, ...

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  4. Man killed in accident remembered as quiet, hardworkingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... behind vehicles are rarely reported, but police can sometimes encounter that scenario in rural areas, said Broome County Sheriff's Capt. Kate Newcomb. She is not involved in the investigation. Law enforcement officials sometimes take reports of ...

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  5. a oeHoneyBeea cast and crew sweet on shooting low-budget film in north countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... is the first feature film Miss McGrath Harris has directed. The graduate of Union-Endicott High School in Broome County received a screenwriting degree from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco in 2007. She's a three-time winner at the Rod ...

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  6. new york 2022: 26 seats projectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Kos

    ... into CD 24. As a Democratic stronghold it is doing no good in CD23, while it can significantly shore up CD24. Broome County here is heavily Democratid, but there is no obvious place for it. Possibly an Onondaga/Tompkins/Broome county could be ...

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  7. Highland Park Prepares for Independence Day Celebration, FireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Your News Now

    Highland Park in Endwell is being prepped for one of the largest 4th of July celebrations in Broome County as more than 20 different vendors, along with dozens of members of the park staff have been working for weeks in to get ready for the big event. Highland Park's 4th of July Celebration has been a tradition in Endwell for decades, and countless hours of work and manpower go into putting one of the largest Independence Day festivals in Broome County.

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  8. Additional meeting on Binghamton casino raises questions without answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... Tier. What is the cost of the proposed casino? Will the City of Binghamton provide part of the funding? Will Broome County participate in the funding? Will there be any amount of tax rebate or forgiveness offered to Hyman Hemispheric LLC if the ...

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  9. AALB Artist of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Englewood Review

    Shirley grew up in the Midwest in an artistic family with a love for drawing and painting. She has studied at the Memphis Art Institute and Broome County Community College, as well as with various master painters.

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  10. Fiala is Women's Equality Party's interim chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Albany Times Union

    ... state Board of Elections. Prior to her time in Cuomo's administration, Fiala was the first female to serve as Broome County executive and clerk. She stepped down from her DMV post at the end of 2014. "I have always been involved in women's issues, ...

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  11. New York prison officials put on leave amid review into two inmates' escapeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... bed check June 6. Sweat was serving a sentence of life without parole in the killing of a sheriff's deputy in Broome County in 2002. Matt was serving 25 years to life for the killing and dismemberment of his former boss. Comments posted below are ...

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  12. .com | Convicted killer thought fellow escapee was slowing him downRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | News24

    ... n contraband. Sweat had been serving a sentence of life without parole in the killing of a sheriff's deputy in Broome County in 2002. Matt was serving 25 years to life for killing and dismembering his former boss in western New York.

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  13. Baby Formula Truck Tips in DickinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    The driver of a tractor trailer loaded with 34,000 pounds of powdered baby formula is being ticketed for speeding, failure to maintain lane and other counts with further charges pending. Broome County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a report of a tractor trailer rollover crash on Interstate 88 west at the Interstate 81 south interchange at 7:11 a.m. June 26 and say 50 year old Allen Boudreau of St. Albans, Vermont had drifted off the side of the highway on a sharp curve.

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  14. Dangerous men, careful plans and a bold escape for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... July 4, 2002, Sweat and a cousin were moving stolen guns from a stolen pickup truck to their car when Broome County Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Tarsia came across them in a Binghamton-area park. They shot him 15 times and ran him over, authorities said. ...

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  15. Kin of deputy killed by David Sweat relieved after captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | New York Daily News

    Nobody is happier to see David Sweat back behind bars than the family of the Broome County, N.Y., sheriff's deputy he murdered.

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  16. 'The Nightmare Is Over,' Says Cuomo On Capture Of Escapee David SweatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Chappaqua Daily Voice

    ... Cuomo said. "They were killers. Mr. Matt killed at least two people; Mr. Sweat killed a sheriff's deputy in Broome County in a savage, savage way. So these were dangerous people. We could not tolerate them being on the loose. "The terrain here was ...

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  17. Cuomo On Capture Of Escapee David Sweat: 'The Nightmare Is Over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Ossining Daily Voice

    ... Cuomo said. "They were killers. Mr. Matt killed at least two people; Mr. Sweat killed a sheriff's deputy in Broome County in a savage, savage way. So these were dangerous people. We could not tolerate them being on the loose. "The terrain here was ...

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  18. 'The Nightmare Is Finally Over': 2nd Prison Escapee Shot, Captured AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... were united in relief after the killer's capture. Sweat was serving a life sentence for the gruesome death of Broome County Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Tarsia in 2002. "To lose a loved one is always difficult, but to have someone you loved be ambushed, ...

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  19. New York escaped prisoner David Sweat shot, captured after 'nightmare' manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... and beat a man to death in 1997. Sweat was serving a life sentence after he was convicted of killing a Broome County sheriff's deputy in 2002. Matt and Sweat used power tools to cut through the back of their adjacent cells on June 6 at the Clinton ...

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  20. Manhunt over: Sweat shot and capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... in a line of trees and fired two shots from his service weapon. Sweat was unarmed at the time, D'Amico said. Broome County Sheriff Sgt. Mark Oliver with a map of the crime scene at Grange Hall Park in Kirkwood where Deputy Kevin Tarsia was slain in ...

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