Community Bank N.A. celebrates 150th anniversary

Community Bank N.A. celebrates 150th anniversary

The Community Bank N.A., located in the Owego Fairgrounds Plaza across from Marvin Park at 50 West Main St. in Owego, N.Y., is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year. Community Bank N.A.’s roots can be traced back to 1866, which was the year the predecessor bank, St. Lawrence National Bank, was chartered. The bank started […]

OLL News Brief for the week of May 29, 2016

OLL News Brief

Here’s Owego Little League (OLL) VP-Baseball Steve Terry’s report on Pitch Hit Run, Regular Season Half Way and Fan Appreciation Day. The pitch hit and run went well this year. There were more participants this year than last year at the Owego qualifier. They had 12 players move to the Binghamton Regional Qualifier. There were […]

How did you vote?

Dear Editor, The O-A school budget passed 65 percent to 35 percent (709 to 385). Then how can I say that 109 to 385 was really only about 8 to 4 percent? About a week prior to the budget vote I went to the O-A district office specifically to ask how many people were eligible […]

The Black Cat Gallery welcomes spring

The Black Cat Gallery welcomes spring

Springtime brings flowering beauty, open doors, new artistic work and hand crafted gifts made by the finest artists in our area. The Black Cat Gallery welcomes several new artists, all who work with wood in some way. Ron Brown creates beautiful and functional vases and lamps using repurposed fence posts. Doug Worden, woodworker, crafts practical […]

Photos: DCNR Secretary kicks off ‘River of the Year’ in Sayre

DCNR Secretary kicks off 'River of the Year' in Sayre

Stormy skies parted just in time on May 13 for a three-day sojourn marking the ‘2016 River of the Year’ celebration to begin as planned from Sayre’s Riverfront Park in northern Bradford County. Representatives from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Resources (DCNR) and the Pennsylvania Organization of Watersheds and Rivers (POWR) were on hand […]

Tinseltown Talks – Make room for Sherry Jackson

Tinseltown Talks - Make room for Sherry Jackson

Sidelined with severe illness for several years, Sherry Jackson is finally recovering from a prolonged period of convalescence. “I nearly died from pneumonia,” said Jackson from her home in Los Angeles. “I was in hospital for two months, then bedridden for another four. I lost my voice, dropped 30 pounds, and had to use a […]