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Governor Andrew Cuomo and his running mate Kathy Hochul beat off a challenge from two law school professors in Tuesday’s Democratic primary. But, as Karen DeWitt reports, challenger Zephyr Teachout won over one third of the vote, opening...
Binghamton-area state senator Thomas Libous will move onto the general election, after beating businessman Denver Jones by almost 30 points. Senator Libous won 7000 out of the 11000 votes cast in the 52nd District primary, which includes all of...
Top NY state senator wins GOP race in Binghamton BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — A high-ranking New York state senator facing a federal corruption charge has survived a primary challenge in his Binghamton-area district. Sen. Thomas Libous beat...
The City of Binghamton has pledged to seek an end to homelessness among the city’s veterans. The first step, announced Friday, is the formation of a blue ribbon commission. The city doesn’t know how many veterans are homeless and needs...
New York casino applicants to make public pitches ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Developers seeking state permission to open casinos in upstate New York are set to present their plans before a state board. The New York Gaming Facility Location Board plans two...
The Southern Tier Food Bank provides food to 1 in 4 of the region’s residents. That’s according to a recent study from that organization, which distributes food to 160 non-profits in the area. The study looked into the demographics of...