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Man Charged With Arson In Norwich Blaze

An arrest has been made in connection with a fire at a town of Norwich storage facility that destroyed Toys for Tots donations and thousands of dollars worth of other items.

Authorities say 25-year-old Michael Golotty has been charged with felony arson and burglary

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Aero Products, Norwich to Close

Employees of Aero Products in Norwich are being told the Chenango County operations will cease in 2015.

The plant is part of Esterline Corporation of Bellevue, Washington that produces sensors and other systems for the defense and aerospace industries

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Broome Arena Naming Rights Yet To Be Awarded

Three months after the bidding deadline, the naming rights to the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena have not been sold.

County officials in October announced a plan to solicit bids to rename the 40-year-old downtown Binghamton facility

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Restrictions Eased to Get Home Heating Fuel to Pa. Residents

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has extended a temporary waiver on the hours of service restrictions regarding the delivery of oil and propane for home heating systems.

PennDOT says the extension is in reaction to the prolonged harsh winter conditions

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Owego Elementary School Construction Delay

 

The building of a new school in Owego to replace the flood damaged Owego Elementary School has hit a slight snag.

The Owego Apalachin School District has been unable to award three construction contracts for electric, plumbing, and environmental systems for the new facility.

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Broome Democrats Want to Make Sure Bid Rules are Followed

Democrats in the Broome County Legislature are proposing a measure that would require the filing of an official statement affirming that all county laws and policies have been followed regarding awarding contracts along with the request for legislative approval of the bid

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Universal Lays Off 19 People At Conklin Site

Universal Instruments has reduced its Broome County workforce.

The company, which makes equipment for electronics manufacturers, laid off 19 people from its Conklin facility.

Human resources director John DeSousa says this is the first local workforce adjustment since 2009

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New York DEC Chief Says no Fracking Permits This Year

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There will be no permits issued for hydraulic fracture drilling for natural gas in New York State this fiscal year and no money for drilling is in the Governor’s budget proposal. 

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President Obama Declares 2014 a ‘Year of Action’ in State of the Union Address

Declaring 2014 a "year of action" as he unveiled a series of relatively meager executive actions, President Barack Obama vowed in his State of the Union address Tuesday night to sidestep Congress "whenever and wherever" he can in order to push through his agenda.

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Broome County Launches Natural Gas Website

Broome County government has developed a website billed as a "natural gas resource guide."

According to County Executive Debra Preston's office, the guide provides a comprehensive look at natural gas-related information and services.

In a statement, Preston said the website is meant to "answer people's questions about t

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