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74 Lose Jobs At Binghamton Pepsi Plant

A Pepsi bottling facility that operated on Binghamton's East Side for several decades has closed, leaving dozens of people out of work.

The plant at 5 Broad Avenue had employed 74 people.

In late September, Pepsi Beverages Company announced it intended to shut down the facility

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John Moore-Getty Images

Music for the Mission: Providing Shelter for the Homeless of Broome County

A staggering number of people are homeless in Broome County. And we're talking about people from all walks of life- men, women and children and many who hide their homelessness from friends, family and even co-workers.

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School Closings and Delays

School closings and delays from 98.1 The Hawk.

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Violent Crime is Down in Broome County

The latest Uniform Crime Report from the FBI shows most numbers for violent crimes in Broome County are down slightly between 2012 and 2013.

Local law enforcement officials say, however, there are categories that are seeing an increase, most of which is attributed to drug use

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Southern New York Zone Big Game Season Starts

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation says the Southern Zone, which includes most of the Southern Tier and Central New York, is the most popular region for deer and bear hunters

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Category: Articles, Local News, Sports
Wendy's Walk for Kids
Wendy's Walk for Kids

Wendy’s Walk for Kids to Distribute $250,000 to Local Children’s Charities

As many already know, I really enjoy golf, food and kids. But what I love them most is when I can combine the all of them together!

This is why I love the Wendy's Walk for Kids during the DICK'S Sporting Goods Open. Yesterday they announced how much money was raised in 2014 and their plans for 2015.

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Vstock LLC

Binghamton Mayor David Accepts Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness

With Veteran’s Day having been just around the corner, I was sharing a story with our Hawk Morning Show intern, Cowboy Keith of a homeless veteran I once knew.

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Getty Images

National Acrobats of China to Perform in Binghamton

Life is so fast these days, isn’t? If it seems like there’s not enough time in the day to get done everything on your to-do-list and if that's becoming a problem, I suggest setting down the phone, shutting off the email and allowing yourself some time to unwind and I can’t think of a better way to do that than with the spectacular National Acrobats of China.

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Binghamton University
Binghamton University

Men’s and Women’s Bearcats Away This Weekend

If you're looking at hitting a basketball game this weekend at BU, you'll have to catch it on the radio because the Bearcats men are playing Norte Dame's Fighting Irish tomorrow night at 9pm and at Providence Monday 9pm, where they play the defending East Coast Champions.

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Category: Local News, Sports
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Chris Hondros-Getty Images

Local Grocery Store Announces Name Change, New Image

Soon, Price Chopper will have a new name. The company announced Tuesday that they'll be changing their name to Market 32.

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