Dick’s Sporting Goods Renews Title Sponsorship for Dick’s Sporting Goods Open

Champions Tour Event to Continue at En-Joie Golf Course in Endicott, NY Through 2012

(ENDICOTT, N.Y.) Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) announced today that it has renewed its commitment as title sponsor of the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open through 2012 at the En-Joie Golf course managed by Broome County. The Dick’s Sporting Goods Open is a Champions Tour event that fields well-known PGA TOUR players age 50 and older. Rated as the Most Improved Event on the Champions Tour in 2008, the tournament provides significant economic impact to the upstate New York community and has generated over $8.6 million to numerous charities over the life of both this Champions Tour event and the previous B.C. Open PGA TOUR event.   

UPDATE: Negative Results on Three Broome County H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) Cases

BINGHAMTON, NY – The Broome County Health Department is reporting that they received notification from the State lab in Albany this morning and all three suspect cases for swine flu are negative. At this time, the Health Department has no other suspect cases.
“This is good news but we will remain vigilant for other possible cases as we continue our surveillance efforts in Broome County.” says Diane O’Hora, spokesperson for the Broome County Health Department.

Chenango Bridge Fire Company to Host Operation Safe Child Event

BINGHAMTON, NYThe Chenango Bridge Fire Company in cooperation with the Broome County Sheriff’s Office and the Broome County Health Department will be holding an Operation Safe Child Event.