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Bob hosts WNBF's Binghamton Now program and reports the latest regional news. Bob's a life-long resident of the Southern Tier. He's pleased to call the Binghamton area his home.
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Binghamton Construction Detour Drags On

What was announced as a five-day closure of a heavily-traveled route into downtown Binghamton has been extended for weeks as a construction project continues.

Front Street between Clinton and Gaines streets has been out of service for through traffic since March 30

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Thousands of New Yorkers Ticketed for Texting

New York State Police issued nearly 2800 tickets to drivers for cell phone or texting violations over a six-day period.

Officials say troopers targeted drivers who were using handheld devices while behind the wheel during a special enforcement campaign between April 10 and April 15

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Binghamton Police Chief on Administrative Leave

Binghamton Mayor Richard David has announced he has placed city Police Chief Joseph Zikuski on paid administrative leave until further notice.

The action follows a discrimination complaint filed by police officer Kristi Sager with the state Division of Human Rights

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [March 5, 2014]
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [March 5, 2014]

Harris Accused of Threatening Student in Owego

Calvin Harris, who is in the midst of his third murder trial, may be appearing soon in a Tioga County court.

An Owego police report indicates Harris was involved in a dispute with a student following a SUNY Broome Community College class that was held in the Tioga County Administrative building in the village

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Owego Native Killed In Her Pennsylvania Home

Authorities say a woman who grew up in Tioga County was killed in her home in Pennsylvania. Two people, including a teenage boy, have been charged in her death.

According to police in Lancaster, 32-year-old Nicole Mathewson did not show up for her job as an elementary school teacher on Monday morning

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Photo Tour of Binghamton’s New School Site

Interior construction work is underway on two of the wings of the MacArthur Elementary School being built on Binghamton's South Side.

Karry Mullins, Binghamton City School District assistant superintendent for administration, says a significant amount of progress has been made on the project in recent weeks

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Two Arrested in Binghamton Bank Robbery (Update)

Two women are being held in connection with a daylight bank robbery of a downtown Binghamton bank.

20 year olds Quinnai Simmons, of Mount Vernonr, New York whom police identify as a SUNY Broome Community College Student and Ashley Texidor were picked up hours after a First Niagara Bank branch office at the corner of Court and State Streets in downtown Binghamton was held up shortly before 10:30 in the morning

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