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Broome/Tioga Family Enrichment Network Gets State Grant

New York State is allocating $1.34 million to organizations across the state that participate in the Kinship Care program that places a child who can't live with their immediate family into the care of a relative or close family friend instead of traditional Foster Care

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Phil Kithcart
Phil Kithcart

Riders Support Bradford County Kids with ‘Children’s House Charity Ride’

Discarded Saints is a motorcycle club based out of Sayre and if you ride, they'd like to invite you to join them for a special day devoted to raising funds for the Bradford County Children's House in Towanda, Pennsylvania.

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Digital Vision
Digital Vision

What Region of New York State Should You Live In?

I was born on the west coast, but grew up in Albany and have called the Southern Tier my home for five years of my life and according to this quiz, here is exactly where I belong. What region of New York State should you live in? Take this fun quiz from Siena Research and TWC News to find out!

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Long Island Man Dies in Delaware County ATV Crash

New York State Police are investigating the death of a Long Island man in an All Terrain Vehicle crash May 24 in Delaware County.

Authorities say at 9:34 p.m., 36 year old Keith Stratton of Bellmore, in Nassau County, was found dead in a shallow creek off Apex Road in the Town of Tompkins near an overturned ATV

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Binghamton’s ‘Stand For Children’ Helps Kids Stay in School

The facts are sobering: roughly a quarter of American children fail to finish high school.  That number translates to nearly one million young people leaving classrooms for the streets, every year. And if you think our community is immune, you'd be very wrong. 

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

DOT To Hold Meeting on Tioga County Bridge Project

A public meeting on a planned bridge construction project in Tioga County will be held on May 28.

State Department of Transportation representatives will discuss work that's to be done on the Mill Street bridge in the village of Candor

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Libous Wants Property Tax Cap Retained

Senator Thomas Libous says he wants New York state's property tax cap to be made permanent.

The Republican-controlled Senate has voted in favor of retaining the tax cap which was enacted in 2011.

Libous, a Binghamton Republican, did not vote on the plan to keep the tax cap

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Time Warner Cable May Be Bought By Charter Communications

Charter Communications has announced it plans to acquire Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion.

The proposed deal comes a month after Comcast ended its effort to obtain Time Warner.

The Charter acquisition is subject to approval by shareholders and regulators

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Western and Central New York Residents Help in Disaster

Several New York residents are in the middle of disaster areas following tornadoes and other severe weather in Texas and Oklahoma.

The American Red Cross says seven volunteers from the Southern Tier, Central and Western New York have been sent to help with immediate needs of victims

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Colleen Haberle
Colleen Haberle

Benefit Planned to Help Sick Little Meadows Girl

Our sweet friend Madigan Gow of Little Meadows, PA was diagnosed with progressive congenital scoliosis (basically, her spine is caving in) on December 22, 2006- just a few days before Christmas and her first birthday.

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