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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...

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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. ...

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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 GaultGault Chevrolet was started in 1934 by James...

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The changing  of the guard

The changing of the guard

Gerry SmithThe Changing of the GuardRoger LutherFor 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...

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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...

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January 2019-Spotlight

January 2019-Spotlight

Spotlight Photo by ADC Photography 2003 Don Giovanni - Everyone’s Paisan Everyone’s favorite Paisan is this month’s Spotlight. I am talking about WINR’s beloved Radio Personality and Morning Man, Don Giovanni on iHeartRadio!Although Don is a very private person he did...

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Spotlight Ray Stanton, Jr.

Spotlight Ray Stanton, Jr.

Spotlight Ray Staton Jr Enjoy the early stages of your efforts because you’ll look back on the early years with much love and nostalgia!  These are the words spoken by this month’s Spotlight.  And so My Town magazine is proud to look back on the early...

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November spotlight | Albert Nocciolino

November spotlight | Albert Nocciolino

The man behind the curtain: Albert Nocciolino An actor once said “theatre is a celebration, as well as an educating experience on what it means to be alive and empathic towards humanity.” It is with this thought that My Town is proud to present to you...

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Spotlight on Conrad Klee

Spotlight on Conrad Klee

SPOTlight On Conrad Klee “The entire city mourns for a man who was always honest, faithful and just, and the legacy he leaves to his family and to all who knew him, is richer by far, than the bestowment of riches.” [Letter to the Evening Herald editor,...

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Spotlight on Tracy Maines

Spotlight on Tracy Maines

SPOTlight On Tracy Maines My Cottage Kitchen Cookbook My personal belief is we all have the ability to help one another in different ways, whether it be a large or small act, as any amount of benevolence counts. These are the words spoken from the heart by...

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