Community

Binghamton University alumni to open housing complex

Two Binghamton University alumni are trying their hand at Downtown student housing with the planned Chenango Place on Court Street set to open fall 2014. ...


Community

‘Global Frackdown’ draws protesters from communities nationwide

Students and community members responded to a national call to action Saturday afternoon at Binghamton’s “Global Frackdown.” ...


Community

BSU mentors detained teens

Volunteers from the Black Student Union are taking some time to volunteer with local incarcerated youths with the hopes of turning their lives around. ...


Community

Students gather vegetables BU Acres farm

Binghamton University students got a look at just where the food they eat comes from during BU Acres’ Harvest Festival. BU Acres, which aims to create a local, sustainable food source held...


Community

Department of Public Art draws up plans for city-wide mural project

Local artists are making the streets of Binghamton their canvas in an upcoming campaign to beautify the city. The Department of Public Art presented its vision for the city’s aesthetic appearance to...


Speakers

Rabbi Avraham Weiss talks gender balance in Orthodoxy

Founder of the first institution to ordain Orthodox Jewish women as clergy, Rabbi Avraham Weiss spoke Thursday about bringing both male and female spiritual leaders into the Jewish community. ...


Community

Electrical fire breaks out at 20 Hawley

A fire broke out in the apartment complex at 20 Hawley Street Friday afternoon. Students were told that the fire started in an electrical closet on the second floor of the building....


Community

Guided tour steps back into history of Binghamton

The Public Archaeology Facility (PAF) organized a walking tour of Downtown Binghamton Friday to take guests through the thousands of years of history that the city has to offer ...


Community

Food trucks diversify options in Downtown Binghamton

As the demand for food on-the-go grows Downtown, Binghamton is contemplating a one-year pilot program for mobile vendors. ...


Community

Sci-fi fans convene in Downtown Binghamton

With over 25 vendors and 15 fan groups, RoberCon was held at the Roberson Museum and Science Center on 30 Front St. ...