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Broome County children through age 5 can win prizes if they read 100 or more books from now to March 31


The “Cuddle Up and Read” Early Learning Reading Challenge encourages parents and caregivers to read with their children daily.  It is sponsored by Building Brighter Futures for Broome, a coalition of over 30 early childhood providers that promotes healthy children, … Continue reading

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Ronnie Cheeseman, Harpursville Schools employee, wins performance tickets in Step Up drawing


An employee of Harpursville Central Schools, Ronnie Cheeseman, is the winner of the fourth United Way of Broome County Step Up program drawing. He wins two tickets to the the performance of “Tschaikowski” by the St. Petersburg (Russia) State Orchestra … Continue reading

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Mary Cole, Broome-Tioga BOCES employee, wins third weekly Step Up drawing


Mary Cole, an employee of Broome-Tioga BOCES, is the winner of the third United Way of Broome County Step Up program drawing. She wins a certificate for $100 in custom framing at the Garland Gallery in Binghamton. In addition, her … Continue reading

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Volunteer helps improve living conditions for three brothers


The lives of some people in Broome County are very different from what most of us experience. Following a divorce and the death of their mother, three brothers, Brent, Corey, and Ron had not been living together. Brent, the oldest … Continue reading

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