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Binghamton K-Mart Layaway Customers Get Balances Paid Off

Several shoppers at the Binghamton K-Mart are finding they have more money to spend on things like groceries and clothes after a charity paid their layaway balances.

'Pay Away the Layaway' is a non-profit founded in 2011 by Binghamton University graduate, Lee Karchawaer, as a way to thank his college-years adopted community

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

MacLennan’s Flowers Will Close Christmas Eve

A flower shop that has been brightening the days of local residents and consoling mourners at Binghamton funerals for decades is closing its doors.

MacLennan’s Flowers has been in business on the East Side for more than 85 years

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Most Searched Beers of 2014

Every year, Google releases a Year in Search which is a look back at the most searched for terms on their site and this year, one of the sublists in Google’s Year in Search listed the beers that were most often searched for across the world in 2014.

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Ann Rodriquez-Reflections Of Life Photography

Candlelight Vigil Planned in Remembrance of Slain Teacher Nicole Mathewson

Owego native Nicole Mathewson was a vibrant woman whose beautiful soul shone bright, but the light that shone so brightly from within Nicole was snuffed out in what can only be described as a senseless act of crime. 

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Free Snowmobiling Safety Certification Course Saturday

Did you know that if you’re between 10 and 17-years-old, New York State requires you take a safety course and earn a safety certificate before you’re legally allowed to operate a snowmobile?

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Vestal Police Department

Vestal Police Seek Help Finding Missing Man

The Vestal Police Department say they're searching for a man missing since Wednesday.

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Rochester Wins Gaming License Over Tioga Downs and Traditions

The New York State Gaming Commission just announced its decision to issue a full gaming license for the Lago Resort and Casino in the Rochester area, over Tioga Downs and Traditions Resort.

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Category: Local News, News, Politics
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Spencer Platt, Getty Images

Governor Cuomo Bans Fracking in New York State

New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced today that hydraulic fracturing will be banned in New York, following the release of a long-anticipated study that concluded fracking could pose "significant public health risks."

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images

The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign Needs Your Help, Binghamton

The holiday season has a way of bringing out the very best in people. Maybe it’s the gift giving that gets people in the mood to do more for others. Or maybe it’s the notion that another year is coming to an end, so why not squeeze in as much good karma as you can.

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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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