Tag Archives: New York

Complete and file your federal and New York State income taxes for free


Only four companies allow you to complete and file both your federal and your New York State income taxes online for free. Some of these companies have quite a few restrictions and all of them have some limitations. One of … Continue reading

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Have New York and federal income taxes completed for free if total household income was $50,000 or less


FREE! Yes, you can have both your federal and New York State income tax returns completed and filed for free if your total household income was $50,000 or less in 2011. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is again … Continue reading

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Help-Portrait successful in first year in Binghamton


The Help-Portrait program of providing free portraits to people who probably have never had a portrait before, was a success in its first year in Binghamton. Miriam and Rene Diaz of Our Dreams Photography, who coordinated the program locally, report … Continue reading

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Wilson Children’s Center helps determine why boy is lagging behind others


Paul is a bright 4-year-old child who has been diagnosed as having autism. He first came to the Wilson Children’s Center in Deposit almost two years ago when his mother Crystal, who was newly single after a divorce, brought him … Continue reading

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BAE Systems employees, assisted by United Way, will distribute Christmas trees to 32 needy families


As part of an annual tradition, BAE Systems employees working with United Way of Broome County will distribute Christmas trees, decorations, and gift certificates to 32 Broome County families who probably would not be able to afford a Christmas tree … 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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Two winners each receive $300 in restaurant gift certificates in year’s final Step Up drawing


Jacquelin M. Kovacs, an employee of Maine-Endwell Schools, and Steve Zwierlein, an employee of Emerson Network Power, each won six $50 gift certificates to area restaurants in the final Step Up drawing this year. The restaurants included Number 5, Lost … Continue reading

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