Chobani to Use Chenango County Faces in New Ad Campaign
Chobani to Feature Chenango County in National Advertisements As an official sponsor of the 2012 U.S. Olympic team, Chobani of New Berlin has announced a campaign of commercials featuring the business, farms and residents of Chenango County to show that Chobani is all about people and its people who made the growth of the company possible.
Full Local School Budget Results
Voters Decide Center Street School to be No More, Pass Budget The fate of the Center Street School in Oneonta was ultimately decided by a record number of voters. Nearly 3,000 voters turned out at the Foothills Performing Arts Center yesterday, a record number ... Read More ...
Voters Decide on School Budgets
Oneonta Decides Fate of Local Schools Today It’s school budget day throughout New York State. This is the first year schools are limited to a 2 percent increase in taxes. The districts must get a 60 percent super majority vote to surpass the new state limit.
USPS Searching to Keep Rural Posts Open
USPS Trying to Find Ways to Keep Rural Offices Open The US Postal Service says it’s trying to come up with a plan to avoid closing a number of rural post offices across the region. The plan would be put in place over the next two years and would involve shorter window hours. The plan also proposes to offer incentives to the 21,000 post masters employed across the country.
President Obama Discusses Economy in Albany [VIDEO]
President Obama Speaks on Economy, Job Creation at SUNY Albany President Barack Obama paid a visit to upstate New York yesterday, speaking at an event at a nano-technology facility at SUNY Albany. The president’s remarks focused on the economy and job creation and come after the president officially began his re-election campaign. Obama spoke about a list of things congress should be doing to hel
Heroin Surge Cited in Rise of Local Police Service Calls
Heroin Surge Cited for Rise in Local Police Calls During 2011 The Chenango County Sheriff’s annual report for 2011 shows some numbers are rising. Calls for police services rose by 30,000 over the last fiscal year; 9,000 of those calls were for fire and EMS.
Police Make Another Arrest in New Berlin Case
Police Arrest Second New Berlin Man The New York State police at Norwich arrested 68-year-old joseph Mocco, Jr. of Hunts Pond Rd. this week following an investigation of a report that a bull was running free on land adjacent to Hunts Pond Rd. in the town of New Berlin.
One World Trade Becomes Tallest in NYC — Your Local News and Sports [VIDEO]
One World Trade Center Tallest in NYC In a statement yesterday, governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the new world trade center has become the tallest building in NYC, a statement showing to the world the resilience of the people of New York and the nation.
Oneonta Swears In New Police Chief — and the Rest of Your Local News and Sports
Nayor Sworn in as Oneonta Police Chief Oneonta has a new police chief. Dennis Nayor, 39, was sworn in as the city’s top police officer yesterday.
Chobani to Locate Sales Headquarters in NC — and the Rest of Your Local News and Sports
Chobani Moving Sales Headquarters to North Carolina Chobani announced this week that they will be locating their North American sales headquarters to Charlotte, NC. The offices will span 5,200 square feet on the 16th floor of the Charlotte plaza building.