Did you Know

Did you Know

With the Spiedie Fest and Balloon Rally happening this August we thought we would share some Air Balloon Trivia. Montgolfier’s Balloon The first untethered manned balloon flight was in 1783. It was built by the Montgolfier brothers who were part of a paper company...
Did you Know – the Declaration of Independence

Did you Know – the Declaration of Independence

Did you Know? The Declaration of Independence Once written, Congress sent the Declaration of Independence to a printer by the name of John Dunlop to make about 200 official copies. Today about 26 are known to remain. In 1989 in PA an old picture was bought for about...
Did You Know – the Susquehanna River

Did You Know – the Susquehanna River

Did You Know – the Susquehanna River   The Susquehanna River… maybe the oldest major river system in the world going back as far as 340 millionyears ago. is 464 miles long making it the longest river lying entirely in the United States which drains into...
Issue 10 February Did You Know?

Issue 10 February Did You Know?

Your Valentine. Well it’s here. That one day a year that guys and girls can express their admiration and love without fear of sounding corny. Of course, we’re talking about Valentine’s Day. A day when cards, chocolates and flowers are rushed to those we care about,...
How many of these  fun Thanksgiving facts did you know?

How many of these fun Thanksgiving facts did you know?

      Sarah Hale worked tirelessly to establish Thanksgiving as a National Holiday with President Lincoln in 1863. She was also the first advocating for women as teachers in public schools, and day nurseries to help working mothers. You may  know her...
Did You Know? Halloween

Did You Know? Halloween

Did You Know? As Halloween approaches and the night covers Broome County you may find yourself  watching a scary movie or two at home to bury yourself  in the season.   Here’s some movie trivia you might want to share with the living. Chucky’s full name from the...