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Tioga Downs Owner Keeping An Eye On Albany

The chairman and owner of Tioga Downs says he's not sure what state lawmakers might do regarding the expansion of casino gambling in New York.

Jeffrey Gural is hoping the legislature will give approval to the establishment of full-scale casinos

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Ryan On Whalen Arrest: “It Hurts”

Binghamton Mayor Matthew Ryan says John Whalen, who had worked for the city for about four decades, was escorted from City Hall in November after investigators concluded he may have stolen thousands of dollars

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Binghamton Rotary Provides Grant For Spray Park

Efforts to develop a spray park facility for children in downtown Binghamton have received a boost with a grant from the Greater Binghamton Rotary Club.

The club is marking its centennial by providing support for local projects

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Ryan: Binghamton Audit Not Ready Yet

Audit information being sought from the city of Binghamton by Moody's Investors Service still isn't available. But Mayor Matthew Ryan says he expects it should be ready soon.

Binghamton's credit rating took a hit in January when the major ratings service announced a downgrade, criticizing the city for "consistently late financial statements

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Binghamton ACA Memorial Artist Pleased With Display

The Rochester-area glass artist who created the thirteen bird figurines for Binghamton's ACA Memorial Park says he's pleased with the way they look when they're lighted at night as part of the display

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NY Chief Judge: Cameras Should Be Back In Courtrooms

The Chief Judge of New York says the state should allow the broadcast of court proceedings in an open and consistent manner.

Jonathan Lippman recently called on lawmakers in Albany to approve legislation to permit greater access to New York courtrooms by broadcast journalists

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Ryan: “I’ll Seriously Look At A Third Term”

Anything can happen on a live radio broadcast, especially on April First.

Binghamton mayor Matthew Ryan called WNBF's Binghamton Now program today a few minutes after a caller who identified himself as "Bill" said he'd overheard Ryan over the weekend talking about launching a bid for a third term.

The city's t

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New York Ranked Last In Freedom Study

A just-released study suggest Americans who like freedom might not love New York.

The Freedom in the 50 States study published by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University puts New York last after assessing an assortment of issues that affect perceived freedom.

Study co-author Jason Sorens is an assistant professor in the SUNY Buffalo

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Vestal Nursing Home Public Hearing Postponed

A public hearing in connection with a proposed senior long-term care facility that would be built in the town of Vestal has been postponed.

The Broome County Industrial Development Agency hearing was scheduled for Tuesday at the Vestal Town Hall

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Hanna: Mostly Positive Reaction For Gay Marriage Stand

Congressman Richard Hanna says he's heard from many constituents since he signed a legal brief that was submitted to the Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage.

The Oneida County Republican says he added his name to the statement because it's legal in New York state for gay people to marry

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