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.
Tioga County Learns About NY Rising
September 24, 2013
TIOGA COUNTY -- (WENY) People from Tioga county came together Tuesday night to learn more about the New York Rising Community Restructuring Program and discuss plans for the future. The program announced in May, provides additional assistance to communities hit by hurricanes Sandy, Irene and tropical storm Lee.
It is federally funded by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. Tioga County could get as much as 12 million dollars. People at the meeting where guided on how to submit for recovery assistance.
Julie Sweet from the New York State Dept. of State is the Regional Lead for the Community Reconstruction Program. She said, "the plans won't be limited to identifying activities or just to make use of those initial funds, that they'll go much further beyond them."
The plan needs to be done by October 28th. And submitted by the end of March.