The superintendent told 12 News they are currently working with the department of health as well as local leaders to get to the bottom of the situation and make sure their plan was in face received by the state. SPENCER (WBNG) — The Spencer Van Etten Central School District is assuring parents that they did in fact submit their reopening plan to the state on time despite Governor Cuomo’s office announcing otherwise Monday. They say they have resubmitted the plan just in case there was a problem to make sure they will be able to reopen on time.
The center held an event at its Prospect Street location where people could share stories of their struggles. Addiction counselors were also there to help. Voices Recovery is a non-clinical facility that offers different events and groups to help those battling addiction. The director of the center, Jeffrey Eaddy-El, says it’s important to show people what’s happening in their own community. Here is a link to their Facebook page. BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Monday is National Overdose Awareness Day, and one local organization says it’s a problem that hits close to home. Voices Recovery Center in Binghamton used the day to raise addiction awareness. “Not too long ago we had an epidemic of Fentanyl and Heroine overdoses and this is just one of many ways that Voices Recovery Center makes it known to the public,” said Eaddy-El about the event.
McManus says news cases are tied to community spread among young people: Most of them are under the age of 30. As of Wednesday, there are 54 actives cases of the virus in Broome County. Willow Point was condemned as a coronavirus hot spot in May. On Sept. 2, that status was removed. (WBNG) — Deputy County Executive Kevin McManus announced Wednesday there are no positive-virus cases tied to Willow Point Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Vestal.