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Binghamton Pond Hockey and Winter Festival Weekend at State Park

Some will argue that hockey was meant to play outdoors.  If you've ever played hockey, weather in high school, college or just for fun, you know playing hockey inside vs outside is a totally different feel...

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25 Camping Tips That Are Truly Genius [WATCH]

There's nothing like camping in a RV or travel trailer. One of my favorite ways to enjoy camping is with pitching a tent, leaving my electronic devices behind and just sit there taking in all that nature is showing me in that day's snapshot...

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Photo: Birdsall

Thinking of Upgrading My Camper, Little Help Please?

Since I was younger my family and I would always go get a seasonal site at a local campground and use our camper as a cottage away from home. I would ride my bike and we’d cook out, have camp fires… But you know me, always wanting more.

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Freezing Temperatures Continue To Grip The Country
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Bitter Cold Weather For Valentine’s Weekend

We have been so lucky with the weather this winter in the Southern Tier.  While skiers and other winter sports enthusiasts are getting more than a little antsy with last week's prediction from the groundhog, others are celebrating the mild winter that will likely go down in Binghamton weather history as one of the warmest winters on record...

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Top 5 Best Camping Spots Close to Binghamton

I mentioned in a previous post, how hot camping is, not only in the Greater Binghamton area but across New York State and the Unites States...

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Almost-Annual NYS Crappie Derby Has Been Cancelled For This Year

The Almost-Annual New York State Crappie Derby is living up to it's name this year. As in, we 'almost' had it this year. They've had to cancel it for this year. Like the Chicago Cubs say, "Wait till next year."

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Reasons To Celebrate Groundhog Day [GLENN REACTS]

Today is Groundhog Day. I think it's the most unappreciated holiday there is. It's one of my favorite holidays. Maybe because like the movie, I like to repeat myself. It's a holiday that basically is over around 7:15 in the morning. Here are reasons to celebrate today.

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Support Neighbors With Disabilities Through Binghamton’s Cupid’s Chase 5K

Binghamton's Cupid Chase 5k benefits local members of our community with disabilities.

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Celebrate Winter at an Ice Harvest Festival in East Meredith

If you live for ice fishing, ice sculpting, horse drawn carriage rides and more, then the Ice Harvest Festival is calling your name!

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Camping is #1 Outdoor Vacation Activity

According to the Adventure Travel Report Travel Industry Association,  "camping is the number one outdoor vacation activity in America."  Do you remember when the camping show used to be at the Binghamton Armory...

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The Almost-Annual New York State Crappie Derby Postponed

The Almost-Annual New York State Crappie Derby has lived up to its name. No, not the next to the last word (because it's never that), but 'Almost-Annual'. However, it could still happen this year!

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Huge Project Starting Soon at Rec Park

OurSpace at Rec Park is one exciting project that will benefit so many families in the Binghamton area.  With the help of volunteers, the goal is to revitalize a 4 acre parcel of the City of Binghamton’s Recreation Park with a design that is fully adaptive and inviting. OurSpace’s unique design includes a new Adaptive Playground with Sound Garden, a Tree Deck, Raised Garden Beds, Game Tables and Natural Play Areas.

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Homeless New Yorkers Ordered Off Cold Streets

If one New York politician has his way, all homeless people in New York State will be off the streets today and placed in shelters.  Governor Cuomo signed an executive order Sunday, requiring local governments to take homeless people to local shelters due to temperatures and wind chills that are expected to plummet well below zero tonight, including right here in the Greater Binghamton area.

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Numerals To Be Used In New York City's New Year's Eve Celebration Arrive In Times Square
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Binghamton Ball Drop on New Year’s Eve

It's not Times Square but that's okay. This way you don't have to fight traffic or squeeze in with a million other people.

I'm talking about the Binghamton Ball Drop downtown on New Year's Eve.

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