Tag Archives: Endicott

Only three more days to drop off winter coats for needy area children


This is the last week for the Keeping Kids Warm coat drive, which provides warm winter coats for free to needy children in our area. The last day of the coat drive in Sat., Nov. 19. Here are the drop … 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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United Way of Broome County promotes reading with lending libraries


If a child can’t read well, he’s at a disadvantage. That’s why the United Way of Broome County is putting books in kid-friendly public places — to encourage youngsters and their caretakers to drop in and start reading. They can … Continue reading

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Annual drive wants donated coats to give to area children in need


Each year the Keeping Kids Warm coat drive in Greater Binghamton helps more than 2,000 local children who do not have a coat to keep them warm. This year in the 19th for this annual coat drive. Thanks to these … Continue reading

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Telephone call saves disabled woman from illegal eviction from her apartment


Ellen, a disabled woman who uses a wheelchair, had found what she thought was the perfect apartment in Binghamton. It was all on one floor and near the bus stop so that she could easily get to her job in … Continue reading

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