BREAKING NEWS: ELMIRA POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A REPORTED ARMED ROBBERY AT THE FINGER LAKES HEALTHCARE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION ON HART STREET IN ELMIRA.
ACCORDING TO SCANNER REPORTS, TWO BLACK MEN WEARING MASKS AND JACKETS SHOWED HANDGUNS DURING THE ROBBERY.
SUSPECT 1 IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE, WEARING AN ORANGE MASK AND A GREEN HUNTING JACKET. SUSPECT 2 IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE, WEARING A BLACK MASK AND BLACK JACKET.
THEY MAY BE DRIVING A FOUR-DOOR SILVER CAR.
Ithaca Gets $4.5m Transportation Grant
ITHACA, NY (WENY)---The city of Ithaca is getting $4.5 million in grant money that will pay for transportation upgrades.
Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Chuck Schumer helped secure the federal funding. Gillibrand took a tour of the city earlier this month with city leaders to see what needed improvement.
The money will be used to help rebuild the Commons and create a faster bus route between local colleges and universities and downtown Ithaca.