Category Archives: Flood, September 2011

United Way Fund Drives Raise Over $4.4 Million


In a year with economic challenges for both employers and employees as the community continued to recover from the Great Recession, and the added burden of a “500-year” flood in September in much of the community, United Way of Broome … Continue reading

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Let’s Read story time on Sunday for children impacted by recent flood


A special Let’s Read story time, designed for children who were impacted by the flooding in September, will be held this Sunday, December 18, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Let’s Read area at Oakdale Mall (near Visions … Continue reading

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Klee Foundation grants $300,000 to United Way for aid to local flood victims


The Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation is granting $300,000 to United Way of Broome County to aid flood victims in Broome County, Judith Peckham, Executive Director of the Klee Foundation, announced today. The funds from the Klee Foundation will be … Continue reading

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Nothing to do this weekend? Here are several ideas, all of which help others


Wondering what to do tonight or tomorrow? Here are several suggestions which will be fun for you and also benefit others in Broome County! Basketball The opening home game for the Binghamton University women’s basketball team is tonight beginning at … Continue reading

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9 local bands to play at Rock Against Flood Tragedy, a concert to help flood victims


This weekend, on Saturday, November 12, from 2 to 10:45 p.m. a RAFT (Rock Against Flood Tragedy) concert featuring nine bands (Meanstreak, Rize, Clubber, Pawn Shop, Slam, Jimmy Jones and the Jewels, Wreckless Marci, Dirty Martini, and Dropclutch) will be … Continue reading

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Tonight’s the night: spaghetti dinner at Binghamton University to aid flood victims


The Binghamton University athletics program and Sodexo, the company that provides food service on the BU campus, are partnering to hold a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. tonight [Thursday, October 20] at the BU Events Center to aid … Continue reading

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Binghamton University Athletics and Sodexo sponsoring spaghetti dinner Thurs., Oct. 20, to aid flood victims


The Binghamton University athletics program and Sodexo, the company that provides food service on the BU campus, are partnering to hold a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 20, at the BU Events Center. The dinners … Continue reading

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