Spotlight – M. Beverly Hosten, MD

Spotlight – M. Beverly Hosten, MD

“This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man.”  This famous quote from Shakespeare’s Hamlet is the motto M. Beverly Hosten, M.D. (Mrs. Beverly Dorsey)  of Binghamton says sums up her...
Charles “Chuck” Louden

Charles “Chuck” Louden

101 years ago the American flag had 45 stars, only 14% of the homes had a bathtub, the maximum speed limit in most cities was 10mph, and the average wage 22 cents per hour.  But perhaps the most interesting fact that happened 101 years ago was that Charles Louden was...
April Spotlight – Kovarik’s

April Spotlight – Kovarik’s

In the Greater Binghamton area directions are most times given not by street names but by landmarks for we believe that landmarks are our community’s way of marking a place of significant distinction and therefore all roads lead to or come from that particular place. ...
March Spotlight: The Gault Family

March Spotlight: The Gault Family

“We feel it is our responsibility and duty to give back and support our wonderful Community. Being a Good Corporate citizen is key to who the Gault Family is and has been since inception, way back in 1934.” Connie Gault Gault Chevrolet was started in 1934 by James...
The changing  of the guard

The changing of the guard

Gerry Smith The Changing of the Guard Roger Luther For decades now you’ve known Gerry Smith as our Broome County Historian. A position entrusted with guarding, promoting, researching and sharing our very history. It’s from our past that we learn about who we are and...
Issue 10 February 2019 Spotlight

Issue 10 February 2019 Spotlight

In 1957 in Montgomery, Alabama, Martin Luther King Jr said “Life’s most urgent and persistent question is “What are you doing for others”.  His words inspired many to act to make a better community.  And in the case of Jeff Smith that question “what are you doing for...