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Attorney General report determines excessive force was used in Hamail Waddell arrest; community responds

Community activists gathered at Binghamton City Hall on Wednesday evening in response to a recently released report from the New York Attorney General’s office, which found excessive force was used in the...


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Binghamton community responds to Trump conviction

As Americans face the historic reality of a former president’s felony conviction, Pipe Dream reached out to campus and community political leaders for their thoughts on the landmark legal proceedings. The verdict...


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Markets of Broome brings healthy, affordable food to county

A new collaboration between five local farmers markets strives to increase food accessibility in Broome County. Markets of Broome was organized by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County (CCE Broome County)....


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Feminist Collective organizes annual 'Take Back the Night' rally

The Feminist Collective, a student activist organization centered around intersectionality, anti-capitalism and abolitionism, organized its annual Take Back the Night rally this past Thursday. With Sexual Assault Awareness Month coming to an...


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Black Sheep Tavern opens in Downtown Binghamton

Some bargoers may have noticed a new spot brewing in Downtown Binghamton. The Black Sheep Tavern, located at 142 Washington St., opened earlier this month with a menu including casual drinks, as...


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Local organizations host climate change summit

A local climate change summit was held this past weekend to highlight ways in which Broome County can become more environmentally sustainable. Spearheaded by Binghamton University, Broome County Planning, the American Red...


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Community activists protest Rep. Molinaro's tax policies

Activists gathered Monday in Downtown Binghamton to protest Rep. Marc Molinaro’s tax policies. They convened at noon near the Metro Center on Court Street to speak out against Molinaro’s alleged unwillingness to...


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New program seeks to connect young women with reproductive health services

A local sexual health clinic joined Binghamton Mayor Jared Kraham and a nonprofit health insurance company this past week to announce a new reproductive health care program for young women. The program,...


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Vestal Town Board holds meeting with residents to discuss Bunn Hill residential project

To discuss the status of a Binghamton University-centered housing project, the Vestal Town Board held a public meeting with residents on Thursday. The website for the Retreat at Bunn Hill project, which...


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City Council appointment controversy reaches conclusion

The battle for the Binghamton City Council’s sixth district seat has reached a conclusion following a legal dispute between Republican Mayor Jared Kraham and the council’s Democratic supermajority. In November, the district’s...


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Greater Good Grocery serves communities living in food deserts

A local nonprofit organization is looking to use a mobile grocery store to combat food insecurity in Binghamton. Greater Good Grocery, a grocery store located on Binghamton’s North Side, was founded as...


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Activists rally for Palestine at UDC, demanding University implement BDS

Community and student activists gathered in Downtown Binghamton on Tuesday to protest the continuing humanitarian crisis in Gaza and to demand that Binghamton University implement boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) on campus....