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Sarah Buynovsky joined the Newswatch 16 team in July of 2006. She is excited to be back home in the Keystone State, close to family and friends.

Sarah is a summa cum laude graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School at Syracuse University. While in school, she began working as a reporter and anchor at 570 WSYR. After graduation, Sarah landed a job at News 10 Now in Syracuse, where she first worked as the Cortland bureau reporter and then as the Syracuse morning reporter.
Sarah is a huge Orange fan and spends a lot of time heading up I-81 for football and basketball games with her husband, Josh and her four children.


Recent Articles
  • Update: Police Arrest Man Wanted for Neglecting, Stealing from Woman in His Care

    MIFFLINVILLE — Police have arrested a man they say is to blame for a horrible case of neglect and a bizarre case of theft and fraud. Officers arrested Michael Kreckie in Hollidaysburg late Monday night. Marilee Miller died in 2015 at Balanced Care at Bloomsburg. She was 77-years old. The Columbia County coroner said the cause of death was cancer and pneumonia complications. “Beautiful person, she was my first grade teacher, very lovable,” said Jeff Bachman, a neighbor. Miller was […]

  • Snow Squalls Bring White Out Conditions Across Susquehanna County

    SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY — Snow squalls rolled through Susquehanna County throughout the day Friday, bringing white out conditions on some roadways, including Interstate 81. Near Montrose, the squalls also left behind a coating of snow, enough to stick and stay. “I’m just looking forward to spring because this is ridiculous now!” said Alicia Beardsley of Montrose. The squalls caught some off guard. “We were four-wheeling,” said Lily Sipel of Lititz. “I mean it wasn’t bad at first then we went in the […]

  • Crash in New Jersey Ties up Traffic into Pennsylvania

    INTERSTATE 80 –For hours traffic on Interstate 80 Westbound in New Jersey near the Pennsylvania border was at a standstill. New Jersey State Police say a crash just before 2 p.m. left two troopers injured with “non-life threatening injuries.” “We’re trying to get to Kalahari with the girls. We got them early from school, trying to make it to Kalahari for a trip for them. And now we’ve been here for an hour and 45 minutes,” said Whitney Jacobus of […]

  • Lovesick Amphibians Close Road in Poconos

    MIDDLE SMITHFIELD TOWNSHIP — Love is in the air in Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Part of River Road is closed overnight so drivers don’t squash spotted salamanders, wood frogs, and spring peepers on their way to breed. “They’re actually coming. If you can see, behind us is the forest, and that’s where they spend their winter, and then they come out of those grounds just when the conditions are right,” said Park Ranger Kathleen Sandt. The National Park […]

  • Community Says Goodbye To Local Grocery Store With Tears, Hugs

    FACTORYVILLE — There aren’t many places where you can get your bread and milk with a hug, but for decades, people have been doing just that at Ray’s Supermarket in Factoryville–mostly from Tammy Migliori, who’s worked at the store for decades. “I’m gonna miss this though. This has been home for 25 years,” she said. In the end, it seems what people loved about this Ray’s–the small size–is why it was forced to close. Local school kids made a sign […]

  • Money Stolen from Personal Care Home Residents: Prosecutors

    TOWER CITY — Scott Capparell of Drums is accused of taking advantage of residents at Heritage Mills Personal Care and Memory Assistance Center in Tower City where he was the administrator. The U.S. Attorney’s Office has charged him with bank fraud. “Personally, I don’t know the guy, but I know the home and there’s a lot of old people down there. I hope they get it back off of him,” said Robert Carl of Tower City. Investigators say from April […]

  • Emotional Reunion Between Scranton Mom And Medic Who Saved Son

    SCRANTON — A West Scranton mother had an emotional reunion Thursday afternoon with the medic she credits with helping save her baby boy. Amy Cusick called 911 last Friday when her baby Danny had a seizure. A Commonwealth Health ambulance arrived first, followed by two other ambulances and police vehicles. A female medic took the baby and rushed to the ambulance to start helping him. “The one medic came right in, scooped him right out of my dad’s arms, who […]

  • Leiby’s To Open ‘Before Easter’

    WEST PENN TOWNSHIP — It’s pretty quiet outside Leiby’s Ice Cream House and Restaurant in South Tamaqua, but there are hints of work going on inside. On the restaurant’s Facebook page, there are pictures of progress. “It was always the place to go, like Friday night football, it always seemed like it was the place to go,” said Mark Conville of Tamaqua. Leiby’s closed in 2007 after more than 40 years in business. It was a shock to many in the […]

  • Pittston Family Devastated by Fire Needs Helping Hands

    PITTSTON — Paula Fuhrman says she has her two sons, Michael, 20, and Ben, 3. Everything else is up in smoke. The family’s home off Swallow Street in Pittston burned Monday, along with everything inside. Michael and Ben were home at the time and Michael managed to save his little brother. The family dog died. “Accidents happen every day and you never think it’s going to be you. You never think it’s going to be your house. You never think it’s […]

  • A Busy and Unusual Day for Volunteer Firefighters in Bradford County

    ROME TOWNSHIP — Volunteer firefighters were busy going from call to call in one part of Bradford County Monday. First, came a call about an explosion in Rome Township. “The gas line explosion, that turned out to be some workers were doing some work on the gas line up here. They had ice in it and they blew it out, and they didn’t tell anybody, so people got excited and they called us. So it was a no problem situation […]

  • Lackawanna County Man Meets Country Star

    GREENFIELD TOWNSHIP — The Brad Paisley concert at Mohegan Sun Arena near Wilkes-Barre Thursday night was a great time for Austin Davis and his family. “It was amazing, yeah. He was really happy,” said Francine Adams of Greenfield Township, Austin’s mom. Austin Davis is 23-years old. He is one of country star Brad Paisley’s biggest fans. Davis has cerebral palsy but his mom says even on his bad days, hearing Paisley’s music can get him smiling. “Oh, he goes nuts, […]

  • Scranton Native Can “Rest In Peace” After Guilty Verdict

    SCRANTON — Family and friends of a murdered Scranton woman says she can rest in peace now that a second man has been convicted of killing her. David McMannis was found guilty of murdering Tara Sidarovich Ord by a Florida jury Thursday. “I’m happy that you know she has her justice and it’s been a very, very long time coming and almost feels, feels like relief, but still have that weight of never having her,” said Kelly Jones, Tara Ord’s step-sister. […]