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Local news feed from FOX 40 and WICZ (wicz.com) in Binghamton covering the southern tier and triple cities. Binghamton, Johnson City, Endicott, Vestal.

UE alum and mother killed in crash
July 22, 2024, 12:13 am | Source
State Police are investigating a crash on I-86 that killed three people, including a Union-Endicott alum and his mother. Around 5 p.m. on Friday, state police responded to a head on crash on I-86 eastbound in the town of Chemung. According to police, a 20

Binghamton Aeros host qualifier for national Aeromodellers championship
July 21, 2024, 12:47 am | Source
A local radio-controlled airplane club is playing host to a qualifier for a national competition this weekend. The Binghamton Aeros are holding a northeast qualifier for the National Association Of Scale Aeromodellers' National Championship, with pilots c

48 teams help fundraise for Special Olympics at CSEA Cornhole Tournament
July 21, 2024, 12:47 am | Source
For the second year in a row, Civil Service Employees Association Region 5 raised money for Special Olympics at Touch Of Texas on Upper Front Street. The CSEA raised the funds with a cornhole tournament as a new record of 48 teams took part, paying betwee

Car show brings locals to American Legion Post 80
July 21, 2024, 12:47 am | Source
On Main Street in Binghamton earlier today, the American Legion Post 80 entertained locals with a car show. A small collection of vintage muscle cars alongside more modern sports cars made up the display today, along with a group of motorcycles. As visito

Blend-A-Rama Basketball Tournament Coming to Oneonta's Main Street
July 20, 2024, 1:06 am | Source
A local three-on-three basketball tournament is gearing up to tip off next weekend. Blend-a-rama is preparing for its third year and will shut down Main Street in Oneonta next weekend. Founder and organizer of the event, Cam Hayes, came up with the idea a

Vestal Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center Hosts 5th Annual Carnival
July 19, 2024, 11:19 pm | Source
Vestal Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center opened it's doors to the community at their fifth annual carnival on Friday, July 19. Vestal Park families and community members enjoyed numerous food trucks, games, and horse rides for the children. The carni

Tips on How to Stay Safe While Riding Your Motorcycle this Summer
July 19, 2024, 11:15 pm | Source
As we are currently in the middle of motorcycle season, it's important to be reminded of safety tips whether you're a beginner or a 20-year professional. To ensure safety, one should get a bike that fits their size and stature and meets your skill level.

Greenlight Network Partners with Ross Park Zoo to Provide Free Internet to Visitors
July 19, 2024, 9:57 pm | Source
The Ross Park Zoo partners with Greenlight networks to provide free internet access to guests. The zoo now has all of its internal systems running on Greenlight networks and will soon be providing a public network for visitors. The change comes as service

Great Women of Royalty Inc. to Host Women's Luncheon and Grand Opening
July 19, 2024, 9:54 pm | Source
A new organization is welcoming all women to come out to a luncheon event celebrating its grand opening. Great Women of Royalty Inc. is a non-profit organization looking to empower women and provide supportive services in the community. They will do this

Southern Tier feels the effects of global Microsoft outage
July 19, 2024, 9:31 pm | Source
The global Microsoft outage overnight brought the world to a halt. The Southern Tier felt the impact with multiple agencies announcing their closures because of the problem— offices shuttering for the day in Broome County, including the sheriff's. 9

Band And Brews Event Still Taking Place Tonight At Arena
July 19, 2024, 7:19 pm | Source
While several of Broome County's departments were impacted by the massive outage, events at county-own locations are still on.

Two Charged After Drugs Seized in Binghamton
July 19, 2024, 6:22 pm | Source
The Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force says two people are arrested and charged after drugs were found in a Binghamton apartment earlier this week.

About WICZ.com:
WICZ-TV (channel 40) is a TV station in Binghamton, New York, affiliated with Fox and MyNetworkTV. Owned by Imagicomm Communications, the station has studios on Vestal Parkway East (NY 434) in Vestal, and its transmitter is located on Ingraham Hill Road in the town of Binghamton.

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