135th Annual Broome County Fair

The 135th Annual Broome County Fair will begin on Tuesday, July 28, and simmer with excitement through Sunday, August 2, at the Whitney Point Fairgrounds, where the Gillette Shows will once again electrify the Midway with awesome amusement rides and games as they celebrate their 27th year at the Fair. Summer Vacation, hot apple pie, lemonade, and a great country fair—now, that's the recipe for a taste of America—right here in Broome County! Beat the gas pump by celebrating your family's summer close to home with the Broome County Fair, featuring the Gillette Family Show. Parking at the fair is free.

3rd Annual Binghamton Summer Film

(BINGHAMTON, NY) The 3rd Annual Binghamton Summer Film Series will begin this year on July 9th at NYSEG Stadium with Steven Spielberg’s “Raiders of the Lost Ark”. Today, Broome County Executive Barbara J. Fiala was joined by Binghamton City Schools Superintendent Dr. Peggy Wozniak, Scotty Brown of the Binghamton Mets and Lawrence Kassan, Director of the Rod Serling Video Festival to announce this year’s movie schedule at NYSEG Stadium in downtown Binghamton.


Update on H1N1 (Swine) Flu in Broome County

BINGHAMTON, NY – The Broome County Health Department reports that it received notification from the Wadsworth State Laboratory in Albany of six new confirmed cases of H1N1 (swine) flu in Broome County. Five of the confirmed cases are students at the Chenango Forks Middle School. The sixth is an adult and is unrelated to the cases at the school.