Watkins Glen boil water advisory

Watkins Glen boil water advisory

Watkins Glen, NY (WENY) -- There was a minor water main break in the Village of Watkins Glen earlier Sunday morning. Everyone north of N. Glen were without water while the crew makes repairs. As of 4:00pm, the water main has been fixed. If you were without water during the repair, you must boil your water until further notice. This includes Reading Districts 1&3, plus Jackson and above on the side hill. The village of Watkins Glen will keep resident's advised on the progress.

14 hrs 26 mins ago
Tree falls on Chemung County Sheriff's patrol car

Tree falls on Chemung County Sheriff's patrol car

Chemung County Sheriff's Deputy Dave Padgett was doing his routine patrol duties in Southport when while heading south on Pennsylvania avenue, near Rolling Acres Rd. a large tree fell onto the road. Deputy Padgett wasn't able to stop before the tree fell right on the patrol car. The tree had done such significant damage that Deputy Padgett had to crawl out of the driver's side window. 

14 hrs 44 mins ago
Elmira Women's March 2020 calls for action, change through inspiration

Elmira Women's March 2020 calls for action, change through inspiration

Dozens of women, men, children, families and community members, alike gathered Sunday afternoon at Wisner Park in Elmira to kick off the city's 2nd Annual Women's March, taking part in the global call for representation and change. 

15 hrs 33 mins ago by Isabel Garcia
One teen killed, four others injured after crash in Erin

One teen killed, four others injured after crash in Erin

A teenager is dead, and four others were injured after a crash in Erin on Friday night.

18 hrs 42 mins ago by Nick Quattrini
Women's march in downtown Elmira is today

Women's march in downtown Elmira is today

Today is the women's march in downtown Elmira. 

23 hrs 15 mins ago by Vanessa Rizzitano
Dr.Martin Luther King Breakfast Celebration

Dr.Martin Luther King Breakfast Celebration

     The president of the Elmira/Corning NAACP told WENY News that she just wants everyone to be the best that they can be and by doing so, she hopes it will create a domino affect.

January 18th, 11:51 PM EST by Christina Episcopo
Wreath Clean up at Woodlawn National Cemetery

Wreath Clean up at Woodlawn National Cemetery

Volunteers were thrilled with the community response they received on Saturday morning, allowing them to have the National Cemetery cleaned up in less than 30 minutes. 

January 18th, 6:04 PM EST by Christina Episcopo
Laurabelle's Cupcakery Open on Corning's Market Street

Laurabelle's Cupcakery Open on Corning's Market Street

The store officially opened its doors early Saturday morning and immediately received a lot of positive community response and praise. 

January 18th, 4:11 PM EST by Christina Episcopo
Police respond to car crash in Elmira Heights

Police respond to car crash in Elmira Heights

ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. (WENY) – Police responded to a report of a car accident this morning on College Avenue in Elmira Heights.

January 18th, 9:36 AM EST by Vanessa Rizzitano
Two medical helicopters respond to serious crash in Erin

Two medical helicopters respond to serious crash in Erin

The area near Langdon Hill Road and Staples Road was blocked off by multiple first responders for hours.

January 17th, 11:46 PM EST by Nick Quattrini
Laurabelle's Cupcakery moves to new location

Laurabelle's Cupcakery moves to new location

We have some excited news for all you sweet-tooth lovers! Laurabelle's Cupcakery is moving to a new location. 

January 17th, 10:30 PM EST by Ashley Cafaro
Part of State Route 13 back open after car crash

Part of State Route 13 back open after car crash

Part of State Route 13 to County Route 12 near Alpine Junction is now back open after reports of a crash. 

January 17th, 8:57 PM EST by Ashley Cafaro
This Week in Wine Country: Finger Lakes Boating Museum

This Week in Wine Country: Finger Lakes Boating Museum

HAMMONDSPORT, NY (WENY) -- This week in Wine Country, we're continuing to explore places in Steuben County! This week, WENY's Renata Stiehl and Laury Ward, President of Finger Lakes Wine Country, travel to Hammondsport to visit the Finger Lakes Boating Museum.  The Finger Lakes Boating Museum is dedicated to the education and preservation of boating history and activities in the Finger Lakes region. The museum boasts several floors of exhibit and work space, over 200 boats built...

January 17th, 8:05 PM EST by Renata Stiehl
Local man loses 160 pounds with the help of Guthrie HealthWorks

Local man loses 160 pounds with the help of Guthrie HealthWorks

 According to a new report from USA Today, January 17 is the day most people give up on their New Year's Resolution, but one local man is highlighting the importance of staying committed. 

January 17th, 7:02 PM EST by Caitlin Murphy
Update on Gerard Block Apartments in Elmira

Update on Gerard Block Apartments in Elmira

Arbor Housing and Developments is excited to bring more housing and store fronts to downtown Elmira. 

January 17th, 6:54 PM EST by Christina Episcopo
Dandy MiniMart raises record amount for local charities and organizations

Dandy MiniMart raises record amount for local charities and organizations

 Friday, Dandy MiniMart announced another record breaking year for their 2019 Dandy Canes community fundraising campaign. 

January 17th, 6:53 PM EST by Caitlin Murphy
North Blodgett Construction Update

North Blodgett Construction Update

Arbor Housing told WENY News they will be turning over the project to Riedman Corporation the week of January 20th, 2020. 

January 17th, 6:52 PM EST by Christina Episcopo
Motion to dismiss filed in case against owner of unfinished hotel in Horseheads

Motion to dismiss filed in case against owner of unfinished hotel in Horseheads

A motion to dismiss the case against Tom Shen – the man accused of a fraud scheme surrounding the unfinished hotel on Corning Road in Horseheads – has been filed.

January 17th, 4:16 PM EST by Caitlin Murphy
Historic Granville Exchange House goes up for sale

Historic Granville Exchange House goes up for sale

The historic Granville Exchange House in Bradford County has been put up for sale. 

January 17th, 1:48 PM EST by Caitlin Murphy
Southern Tier doctors team up with nonprofit to forgive hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical debt

Southern Tier doctors team up with nonprofit to forgive hundreds of thousands of dollars in medical debt

Several Upstate New York doctors are partnering with a nonprofit to help alleviate the burden of medical debt for some local residents. 

January 17th, 12:28 PM EST by Caitlin Murphy
End of the road: Windows 7 no longer supported
End of the road: Windows 7 no longer supported

Windows 7 is officially a thing of the past. For 10 years Microsoft supported Windows 7, however that's no longer the case.

Inside Look at LECOM Facility in Elmira
Inside Look at LECOM Facility in Elmira

WENY News was able to get an inside look at the new LECOM facility before its grand opening this upcoming April.

Pennsylvania Apple and Cheese Festival canceled for 2020
Pennsylvania Apple and Cheese Festival canceled for 2020

For the first time in 30 years, the Pennsylvania Apple and Cheese Festival in Canton has been canceled. 

Arnot Thrift Shop benefits hospital, community, those in need
Arnot Thrift Shop benefits hospital, community, those in need

Located in a small, refurbished home on Hart Street in Elmira, the Arnot Thrift Shop benefits the hospital in funds, and others in their moment of need.

Man extradited from Oklahoma to Steuben County on charges including burglary
Man extradited from Oklahoma to Steuben County on charges including burglary

 A man was arrested in Oklahoma and extradited back to New York State to face a slew of charges, including burglary, in Steuben County.