Local businesses raise money for Tioga County

By Conor Mooney

March 11, 2013 Updated Mar 11, 2013 at 9:59 AM EDT

Owego, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Dozens of employees from local businesses gather to raise money and show exactly what makes Tioga County, Tioga County.

Nearly 70 vendors set up shop inside the Owego Treadway Inn and Conference Center for the second straight year of the Tioga County Field, Hearth and Home Show.

The booths sold products especially popular within the county.

Proceeds from the event go to the Tioga United Way and the Tioga County Chamber of Commerce.

One of the event's organizers, Brian Edridge of the United Way, deemed this year's show a success.

"We doubled the size from last year, and I think it's going to triple next year," Eldridge said.

The Tioga United Way is a non-profit organization that is a registered charity and works with those in need within the community.

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