Big & Rich to perform at Tioga Downs

Big & Rich to perform at Tioga Downs

Country music superstars Big & Rich will perform on the outdoor summer concert stage at Tioga Downs on Sunday, Sept. 6 at 8 p.m. The final show of the outdoor summer concert season, country music artist, Cowboy Troy, will join the duo. Big & Rich, comprised of Kenny Alphin, a.k.a. “Big Kenny,” and John Rich, […]

Owego community remembers Bill Franz

Owego community remembers Bill Franz

Several hundred friends, family and community residents gathered at the Estey, Munroe and Fahey Funeral Home in Owego on Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 25 to remember William “Bill” Franz. Franz, Owego’s former Mayor, Fire Chief and Trustee, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 22 at the age of 76, after a brief illness. A funeral was held […]

Make it, take it and love it at Owego’s My Creative Joy

Make it, take it and love it at Owego’s My Creative Joy

Nestled in the heart of Owego’s historic district is a new studio that offers creative craft making classes for adults and children. Opened at the end of June this year, “My Creative Joy” allows visitors the opportunity to show their artistic side by completing craft projects on-site. Owners Kristie Kreis and Michele Barnes are excited […]

What’s Happening for the week of Aug. 30, 2015

What’s Happening – send dated church, school, social or non-profit event information (50 words or less) to the Owego Pennysaver, ATTN: Wendy Post, P.O. Box 149, Owego, N.Y. 13827, e-mail wpost@owegopennysaver.com or drop it off at our office, 181-183 Front St., Owego. Space available, your event will appear. AUGUST /SEPTEMBER VENDORS WANTED (free set up) […]

The Old Coot is fully equipped?

We’re a sports and fitness country. Our obsession ranges from Ironman athletes who compete in a 2.4-mile swim, 112 mile bike ride and a 26.2 mile run triathlon on one end of the scale, to old coots like me, who take a walk around the block and brag about it all day. But, more than […]