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Spotlight – Peter Newman

Spotlight – Peter Newman

My Town Spotlight - Peter Newman To paraphrase Walt Disney, the greatest moments in life are not concerned with selfish achievements but rather with things we do for the people and community we love and esteem.  This has always been the theme for the recipient of our...

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Spotlight – Edwin A Link

Spotlight – Edwin A Link

Spotlight - Edwin A Link He was a man who had countless friends despite his shy nature. A man whose sum of his life are in the details of his journey and in our memories. It has been said that the sum of a man’s life is in the details of his soul’s journey and the...

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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...

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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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