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Be a Santa to a Senior This Holiday Season

We like to think of Christmastime as a time for being together with family and friends, but for a lot of seniors in our area, Christmas is a time of sadness because they're all alone-loved ones are too busy with their own lives, spouses and friends have passed away. It's heartbreaking.

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Great American Smokeout: Quit Cold Turkey, Win a Turkey

In today’s world we are constantly assaulted with stress all throughout the day. From our jobs to our family to our friends and every day occurrences that stack up and become overwhelming mountains. We all have our vices and ways of dealing with these stresses and for many it’s to wrap their lips around the end of a cigarette so they can inhale the smoke and exhale the problems.

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Tioga County Sheriff Warns of “FBI Scam”

Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard says that some residents have reported receiving an email from the FBI regarding winning $10,000 from the U.K. Mega Millions Lottery and warns that this is a scam.

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Mike Lawrie, Getty Images

Binghamton Holiday Parade is Saturday

I'll never forget going to Downtown Binghamton Christmas parades every year with my Mom, Dad, brother and sisters.  It always seemed magical to me because I could always count on this parade to include a glimpse of Santa riding in his sleigh at the very end of the parade and the official start of the holiday season.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Riverside Drive Project Nearing Completion

The initial phase of the Riverside Drive reconstruction project on Binghamton's West Side should be finished soon.

Mayor Richard David says water and sewer lines were in worse shape than expected

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Binghamton High School to Offer Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner

On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 27th, a free community Thanksgiving dinner will be served at Binghamton High School from 11:30am to 2pm. 

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Men Deliberately Do Housework Badly

If you listen to the Hawk Morning Show then you know that Glenn and I always joke around that he purposely does things badly so that at home, his wife will pick up the slack there and badly at work, so I will pick up the slack here.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

New Wave Of Binghamton Demolitions Begins

Another round of demolition work has started in an ongoing effort to remove abandoned buildings in Binghamton.

Mayor Richard David says residents of all city neighborhoods have expressed concern about the effect blighted properties are having

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

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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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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