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BC Humane Society Meowy Monday Adoptable Cat

Meowy Monday’s featured kitty looking for a loving home is a handsome boy named Bentley. Bentley came to The BC Humane Society in Binghamton very shy but has blossomed into a wonderful cat. He is loving, friendly, and gets along with other cats

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Category: Lifestyle, Philanthropy
Photo by KathyWhyte
Photo by KathyWhyte

Vestal Rail Trail Expansion Moves Forward

A popular Western Broome County walking trail is about to expand. Construction is underway to add on to the Vestal Rail Trail.

The town has spent $240,000 on an engineering study. Officials have now approved borrowing another $225,000 in order to secure federal money for completion of the project

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Photo by Kathy Whyte
Photo by Kathy Whyte

The Story Garden in Binghamton is Ready to Blossom

Volunteers at The Story Garden, located next to the Discovery Center of the Southern Tier in Binghamton are getting down and dirty this week, starting to dig in the garden in preparation for the Spring growing season

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Photo by Don Morgan
Photo by Don Morgan

April is National Adopt a Greyhound Month

National Adopt a Greyhound Month is celebrated each April to call attention to the need to find loving homes for retired racing dogs.

According to The Greyhound Project, 11 greyhound tracks have closed around the nation in the past three years, many due to legislation to end the practice of dog racing. Other t

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Photo Courtesy of Binghamton City School District
Photo Courtesy of Binghamton City School District

Binghamton High School Senior Waxes Poetic

Officials with the Binghamton City School District say Binghamton High School senior Krystal Laskaris has won both an Honorable Mention and a Silver Key award for her poetry in the Scolastic Art and Writing Awards of 2013

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Category: Lifestyle, Local News
Photo by Kathy Whyte
Photo by Kathy Whyte

Wine Poached Oysters over Fettuccine Recipe

Poached Oysters Over Fettuccine (Prep. time less than 30 minutes)
1, 8 oz. container of shucked oysters
3 cloves garlic, diced
1/4 C white wine (Chardonnay)
1tsp each oregano and basil
pinch salt/ pepper
1/4 C cream cheese
1/4 tsp dill weed
juice of 1/2 lemon
1/4 pkg fettuccine
2 tbl. olive oil
2 tb

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Photo by Kathy Whyte
Photo by Kathy Whyte

Binghamton’s Ross Park Zoo Prepares for the 2013 Season

Speaking on the March 30th edition of the local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up, Director Emeritus of the Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park, Steve Contento said staff at the Morgan Road facility have been very busy over the winter preparing the grounds for the spring opening on weekends through Earth Day, when the zoo will be open daily

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Category: Environment, Lifestyle
Kathy Whyte
Kathy Whyte

Savory Spinach Crostata With Cucumber Yogurt Sauce Recipe

The final Foodie Friday Lenten recipe.
Crostatas are normally a sweet fruit pastry, but why not apply the same idea to dinner?

Savory Spinach Crostata (prep. time about a half hour)

½ red onion thinly sliced

5 cloves garlic diced

8 oz. package sliced

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Photo by Kathy Whyte
Photo by Kathy Whyte

Jobs Are Available in the Town of Union

Speaking on the March 23rd edition of the weekly local public affairs show, Southern Tier Close Up, Town of Union Economic Development Director, Joseph Moody says a new pilot program in the town is matching job seekers with a wide variety of positions

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Category: Business, Lifestyle
facebook photo courtesy Ross Park Zoo
facebook photo courtesy Ross Park Zoo

Snowy Owls Land at Binghamton Zoo

There's a different sort of snow that is actually being welcomed in Binghamton this winter!Ross Park Zoo in Binghamton has been loaned a pair of Snowy Owls by the Columbus Zoo.

The birds, Blizzard and Storm, were hatched in Hanover and Dierenpark Zoos in Germany and were sent to the U

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