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Downtown Binghamton Farmers Market Open For Season

The downtown Binghamton farmers market has started operations for another season.

A few vendors set up shop at the Collier Street market site on Fridays as the season gets underway. The number of vendors is expected to increase in coming weeks

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Roger Neel/WNBF News [file]

Gural Disappointed Mayor Won’t Back Casino Bid

Tioga Downs owner Jeffrey Gural continues to hope he'll submit the only application for a Southern Tier casino license.

Despite ongoing speculation that an Albany-area man may put forth a competing bid, Gural on Friday said he is "optimistic" that a second application won't materialize

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

First Phase of Riverside Drive Project Completed

Motorists using the eastern-most section of Riverside Drive in Binghamton can expect an unusually pleasant ride.

Nearly a year after a major reconstruction project began, crews June 19 were completing paving operations

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Towanda Man is Scammed Out of Lots of Money

A Towanda man is reported to be a victim of a telephone scam, costing him a large amount of money.

Pennsylvania State Police say the 74 year old was contacted by a man who claimed to be a computer software support employee with Metrix Idea, working with Microsoft and convinced the victim to send the money to a location in India via Western Union

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
Jim Rondenelli, WIBX
Jim Rondenelli, WIBX

Breaking News: Police Activity at Griffiss International Airport, Business Park

Authorities are investigating a possible bomb threat at Griffiss.

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Norwich Man Accused of Dealing Heroin

A Norwich man is accused of dealing drugs at a business in the  Village of Sherburne.

Chenango County Sheriff’s officials say 21 year old Jesse Dann was arrested during an investigation into a report of suspicious activity at the business

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Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Clinton Correctional Escapees Still on the Run

The New York State Police say they are continuing the search for the escapees from the Clinton Correctional Facility in northern New York.

David Sweat, who murdered a Broome County Sheriff’s Deputy, and Richard Matt, who killed and dismembered a former employer, broke out of the maximum security facility June 6

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News, News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Sherburne Man Arrested for Drug Possession

Failing to stop for Chenango County Sheriff’s Deputies is resulting in several charges for a Village of Sherburne man.

Sheriff’s officials say they tried to stop 27 year old Donald McLain Junior during a narcotics investigation

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GettyImages

New York’s Legislative Session is Extended

The New York State Legislature is going into extra innings.

The legislative session in Albany was supposed to end June 17 but is now being extended into next week.

Rent control in New York City has held up a majority of work, including measures that impact other areas of the state, like extending the property tax cap and legalizing mixed martial arts

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Photo illustration by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Mayor Feels “Very Good” About Possible Binghamton Casino

Binghamton Mayor Richard David says he still doesn't know whether there will be a formal bid for a casino in the city. But, in an interview, he said he feels "very good" about the possibility an application will be submitted

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