Hurricane Sandy

Broome County Power Outages Continue to Mount
As the heavier winds and rain from Hurricane Sandy move through Broome, Tioga and Chenango Counties more power outages are being reported by NYSEG.  As of 7 PM  970 NYSEG customers were reported without power in Broome County.  In Tioga County 217 NYSEG customers reported  a powe…
Sandy Now ‘Post-Tropical'; Threat Far From Over
That National Weather Service National Hurricane Center is now saying that what was Hurricane Sandy has lost it's tropical characteristics.  The storm, now being dubbed "Super Storm Sandy" is still packing a punch with 85 mile per hour winds and plenty of rain...
Binghamton Preparing For Sandy
Traffic on Court Street in downtown Binghamton late this afternoon was very light as both the City and Broome County have issued a State of Emergency.  Only emergency personnel, public safety and  health workers along with essential govenrment personnel  are permitted to travel on roa…
Hurricane Sandy Coming Ashore
Powerful Hurricane Sandy is coming ashore near Atlantic City, New Jersey as a strong Category 1 storm.
Sandy continues to spread heavy rains and very strong winds all along the Eastern Seaboard.  Some areas in the mid-Atlantic region have received up to 10 inches of rain with more on the way...
Thousands of NYSEG Customers Without Power
More than 12,000 New York State Electric and Gas customers were without electric service early this afternoon.
The utility reported 12,635 customers were affected by outages. Most were in Westchester County, where almost 4,000 had no electric service...
Broome State of Emergency Ends at 4:30 am
The powerful storm resulted in states of emergency in Binghamton-area counties.
A State of Emergency has been declared in Broome County, starting at four o'clock Monday afternoon.
County Executive Debra Preston's office announced the declaration at noon...
Sandy Updates LIVE on News Radio 1290 WNBF
News Radio 1290 WNBF will keep you informed with the latest emergency information and closings related to Sandy.
If you must travel, use caution. We'll be updating storm-related information to keep you and your family safe.
Last Day To Prepare For Hurricane Sandy
While Hurricane Sandy churns up the Eastern Seaboard, Southern Tier residents find themselves with only a few more hours to prepare for the impacts of this large and powerful storm.
While the exact affects of Sandy on the Southern Tier aren't known, according to the National Weather Service, we …
Red Cross Ready to Respond to Sandy
It is still too early to determine what impact now Hurricane Sandy will have on the Southern Tier of New York, but officials at the American Red Cross say that you should take action now to prepare for the storm.  They are strongly urging residents not to take Sandy for granted...

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