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  • Elmira's Annual Tree Lighting Celebration

    Elmira's Annual Tree Lighting Celebration

    Monday, November 19 2018 3:50 AM EST2018-11-19 08:50:56 GMT

    Thanksgiving is still a couple of days away but, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas across the Twin Tiers.

    Thanksgiving is still a couple of days away but, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas across the Twin Tiers.

  • Turkeys in Watkins Glen Celebrate Thanksgiving With A Feast Of Their Own

    Turkeys in Watkins Glen Celebrate Thanksgiving With A Feast Of Their Own

    Sunday, November 18 2018 3:39 PM EST2018-11-18 20:39:41 GMT

    Watkins Glen, NY (WENY) – With Thanksgiving right around the corner, many turkeys will learn their fate and be served up across the country for dinner Thursday night. The Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen held their “Celebration for the Turkey's” feast Sunday, where Turkey's would be celebrated instead of killed. “Normally 42 to 46 million turkeys die every year for this holiday, we see turkeys as living beings and we're just trying to celebrate them as the indi...

    Watkins Glen, NY (WENY) – With Thanksgiving right around the corner, many turkeys will learn their fate and be served up across the country for dinner Thursday night. The Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen held their “Celebration for the Turkey's” feast Sunday, where Turkey's would be celebrated instead of killed. “Normally 42 to 46 million turkeys die every year for this holiday, we see turkeys as living beings and we're just trying to celebrate them as the indi...

  • Donated Christmas Gifts to be Sent Worldwide from Painted Post

    Donated Christmas Gifts to be Sent Worldwide from Painted Post

    Sunday, November 18 2018 12:13 PM EST2018-11-18 17:13:44 GMT

    PAINTED POST, N.Y. (WENY) -- Part of a nationwide initiative to ship gifts to children worldwide is taking place right here in the Twin Tiers, and it all starts with a shoe box, wrapping paper, and human kindness. Christmastime is getting closer, and with this time of the year comes extra efforts to brighten the smiles of children across the world. However, you don't have to live in a huge metropolitan area to be able to bring that Christmas joy to a child who needs it. It can ...

    PAINTED POST, N.Y. (WENY) -- Part of a nationwide initiative to ship gifts to children worldwide is taking place right here in the Twin Tiers, and it all starts with a shoe box, wrapping paper, and human kindness. Christmastime is getting closer, and with this time of the year comes extra efforts to brighten the smiles of children across the world. However, you don't have to live in a huge metropolitan area to be able to bring that Christmas joy to a child who needs it. It can ...

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  • Elmira Downtown Needs Support for Concert Series Grant

    Elmira Downtown Needs Support for Concert Series Grant

    Monday, November 19 2018 4:00 AM EST2018-11-19 09:00:50 GMT

    Time is running out in the vote to bring a summer concert series to the city of Elmira.

    Time is running out in the vote to bring a summer concert series to the city of Elmira.

  • Absentee ballot count continues in New York House race

    Absentee ballot count continues in New York House race

    Monday, November 19 2018 3:55 AM EST2018-11-19 08:55:49 GMT

    A final vote count may not come until nearly Thanksgiving in a tight congressional race in central New York.

    A final vote count may not come until nearly Thanksgiving in a tight congressional race in central New York.

  • Greek Peak set to open the day after Thanksgiving

    Greek Peak set to open the day after Thanksgiving

    Monday, November 19 2018 3:43 AM EST2018-11-19 08:43:24 GMT

    The start of skiing and snowboarding season is just around the corner, so this week's monster snowfall couldn't have come at a better time.

    The start of skiing and snowboarding season is just around the corner, so this week's monster snowfall couldn't have come at a better time.

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  • Bloomberg donates 'unprecedented' $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    Bloomberg donates 'unprecedented' $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

    Monday, November 19 2018 3:40 AM EST2018-11-19 08:40:55 GMT

    Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he's donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University.

    Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he's donating $1.8 billion to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University.

  • New York pilot program expands Medicaid coverage to doulas

    New York pilot program expands Medicaid coverage to doulas

    Sunday, November 18 2018 9:46 AM EST2018-11-18 14:46:51 GMT
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state's health department is launching a pilot program expanding Medicaid coverage to doula services in an effort to reduce childbirth complications for women and babies.    The pilot will launch in March in Erie County and parts of Brooklyn. This month, health officials will launch training and education efforts.    Doulas are non-medical birth coaches who assist women before, during and after childbirth. They have been shown to increa...
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state's health department is launching a pilot program expanding Medicaid coverage to doula services in an effort to reduce childbirth complications for women and babies.    The pilot will launch in March in Erie County and parts of Brooklyn. This month, health officials will launch training and education efforts.    Doulas are non-medical birth coaches who assist women before, during and after childbirth. They have been shown to increa...
  • Police say woman fatally shot as husband was cleaning gun

    Police say woman fatally shot as husband was cleaning gun

    Sunday, November 18 2018 8:52 AM EST2018-11-18 13:52:34 GMT
    CORINTH, N.Y. (AP) - Police say an upstate New York woman was killed in an apparent accident when a shot discharged as her husband was cleaning his gun.    New York state police say 34-year-old Ashley Rosenbrock was shot Thursday night in her home in Corinth. She was pronounced dead at Saratoga Hospital.    Police said Saturday that Rosenbrock's 35-year-old husband, Eric Rosenbrock, was "performing maintenance" on his legally owned handgun when it went of...
    CORINTH, N.Y. (AP) - Police say an upstate New York woman was killed in an apparent accident when a shot discharged as her husband was cleaning his gun.    New York state police say 34-year-old Ashley Rosenbrock was shot Thursday night in her home in Corinth. She was pronounced dead at Saratoga Hospital.    Police said Saturday that Rosenbrock's 35-year-old husband, Eric Rosenbrock, was "performing maintenance" on his legally owned handgun when it went of...
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