Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Rotary Foundation celebrates 100 years

    Rotary Foundation celebrates 100 years

    Rotary Foundation celebrates 100 years By Nick Papantonis Rotary Foundation celebrates 100 years November 13, 2016 Updated Nov 13, 2016 at 9:34 PM EST ENDICOTT, NY (WBNG) — It started in 1917 with just $26.50. Sunday, it celebrated its 100 year anniversary- with nearly one billion dollars to its…

  • Hundreds come out for 26th Annual YMCA Thanksgiving Dinner

    Hundreds come out for 26th Annual YMCA Thanksgiving Dinner

    Hundreds come out for 26th Annual YMCA Thanksgiving Dinner November 13, 2016Updated Nov 13, 2016 at 6:47 PM EST JOHNSON CITY (WBNG) — It may seem early to be eating some turkey, but more than 300 people came out for the 26th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner hosted by the YMCA…

  • 16th Annual Turkey Drive underway in Vestal

    16th Annual Turkey Drive underway in Vestal

    16th Annual Turkey Drive underway in Vestal November 13, 2016Updated Nov 13, 2016 at 5:42 PM EST VESTAL (WBNG) — The Catholic Charities 16th Annual ‘Thanks for Giving Turkey Drive’ is underway in Vestal. An RV is now sitting outside the Town Square Plaza Walmart in Vestal. That’s where…

  • Broome County Council of Churches celebrates 75 years

    Broome County Council of Churches celebrates 75 years

    Broome County Council of Churches celebrates 75 years November 13, 2016Updated Nov 13, 2016 at 5:55 PM EST BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — The Broome County Council of Churches celebrated it’s 75th anniversary on Sunday. A service was held Sunday afternoon at the UCC First Congregational Church of Binghamton. Following the…

  • Local veterans recognized with trip to Washington D.C.

    Local veterans recognized with trip to Washington D.C.

    Local veterans recognized with trip to Washington D.C. November 12, 2016Updated Nov 12, 2016 at 10:59 PM EST (WBNG) — The Twin Tiers Honor Flight commended veterans for their service by taking them on a trip to Washington D.C. on Sunday. A group of 54 veterans from around the…

  • War veteran drops the puck at B-Sens  game

    War veteran drops the puck at B-Sens game

    War veteran drops the puck at B-Sens game By Esperanza Gutierrez War veteran drops the puck at B-Sens game November 12, 2016 Updated Nov 12, 2016 at 10:58 PM EST BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Before the Binghamton Senators took the ice against the Springfield Thunderbirds Saturday night, a war veteran…

  • Community fills Court Street to support local nonprofit

    Community fills Court Street to support local nonprofit

    Community fills Court Street to support local nonprofit November 12, 2016Updated Nov 12, 2016 at 7:57 PM EST BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — People filled Court Street in downtown Binghamton on Saturday to support a local organization. The 5th Annual VINES Coffee Bag Silent Auction was held. VINES stands for Volunteers…

  • Second Saturday slowly reviving once-popular street

    Second Saturday slowly reviving once-popular street

    Second Saturday slowly reviving once-popular street By WBNG News Second Saturday slowly reviving once-popular street November 12, 2016 Updated Nov 12, 2016 at 4:21 PM EST BINGHAMTON, NY (WBNG) — Clinton Street used to be one of Binghamton’s most popular shopping areas. Now, local businesses are trying to bring…

  • 'Returning Warrior' race raises veteran awareness

    'Returning Warrior' race raises veteran awareness

    'Returning Warrior' race raises veteran awareness November 12, 2016Updated Nov 12, 2016 at 4:20 PM EST BINGHAMTON, NY (WBNG) — Around 250 runners raced through Otsiningo Park Saturday to raise awareness for a critical cause. The Broome County Stop DWI program organized its annual “Returning Warrior” 10 and 5…

  • Endicott puts on a parade to honor all veterans

    Endicott puts on a parade to honor all veterans

    Endicott puts on a parade to honor all veterans By Esperanza Gutierrez Endicott puts on a parade to honor all veterans November 12, 2016 Updated Nov 12, 2016 at 12:20 AM EST ENDICOTT (WBNG) — The Endicott community gathered together to honor those who served for our country. Washington…