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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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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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2-1-1 service available Saturday and Sunday to aid flood victims


To assist victims of this week’s flood, the local 2-1-1 information and referral system operated by United Way of Broome County will be available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11. Those who … Continue reading

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Let’s Read program to help increase number of children reading at grade level


A special community initiative has been started as part of Day of Caring, which is coordinated by United Way of Broome County. The program is “Let’s Read”, which is designed to increase the number of children who can read at … Continue reading

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