Structure fire destroys four buildings and damages two others
Hornell, NY (WENY) -- he Hornell fire department is looking into the cause of a structure fire that destroyed nearly a half-dozen homes and almost half of a city block Sunday afternoon, right in the heart of Hornell. The fire department responded to a call of a structure fire around the area of Preston avenue and Seneca street around 2:30pm. Police also responded, as the call went out about three times.
Watkins Glen restaurant re-opens
Watkins Glen, NY (WENY) -- A ribbon cutting ceremony was held for a Watkins Glen restaurant that has re-opened after months of being closed. Graft Wine and Cider is a restaurant specializing in locally sourced wines and hard ciders. They're also offering a seasonal rotating menu featuring tapas style plates but also full entrees. Graft's owner, chef Orlando Rodriguez, knows exactly what his customers will gravitate to having come from further up the lake from Glenora wine cellars.
NYSP searching for suspects who bought $13,500 worth of merchandise with stolen credit cards
New York State Police in Horseheads are asking for help in identifying suspects involved in buying more than $13,000 worth of merchandise with stolen credit cards at various stores in Big Flats.
The theme for this year's World Diabetes Day is "Family." Find out from experts how to take a team approach to preventing, understanding, and managing the disease.
The Tompkins County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a theft happened at a farm stand in Dryden.
TOMPKINS COUNTY, N.Y.(WENY)-- A crisis can occur at time and because of this, Tompkins County emergency services were put through rigorous training this week to prepare for any situation. Since Monday, the teams were put through 40 hours of training and going over different forms of crises, so they will be ready for any situation they are presented with.
Local health officials are urging residents to test their homes for natural gas radon.
In 2016, the Food Bank of the Southern Tier raised $1 million to replace their fleet with five new trucks and Thursday, the four new box trucks and tractor trailer were blessed by several pastors before setting out to serve the community.