Elmira park to be upgraded
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - A local park in the city of Elmira is getting a big upgrade. The city of Elmira has some big plans for Ernie Davis Park. So far, the city plans on using Community Development Block Grant funds, with hopes of receiving the 2019 Community Grant as well. "Ernie Davis Park is one of the last parks in the city to be worked on. We originally received money from the state, we worked with the community foundation, creating healthy places in the city. We work...
IPD Officer involved crash
On 09-14-19 at 11:37 AM Ithaca Police Officers responded to the entrance of Home Depot Plaza, along with Ithaca Fire Department and Bangs Ambulance for the report of a 2 car crash with injuries. Officers arrived on scene shortly after and began investigating the crash, which was taking up much of the intersection. 2 Officers wearing reflective safety vests were assigned to traffic direction around the site of the crash.
Rollover crash investigation
At 3:42pm Saturday Sept. 14th, the Bath Volunteer Fire Department and the Volunteer Ambulance Corp of Bath were dispatched to a one car roll over on I-86 west of Exit 38. Upon arrival of the first officer on scene, the lone occupant was out of the SUV and did not appear to have sustained serious injury.
New York board approves 242 megawatt wind farm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A wind farm with up to 68 turbines in Steuben County has been approved by New York's Electric Generation Siting Board. The 242 megawatt Baron Winds project will be built in the towns of Cohocton, Dansville, Fremont and Wayland. It will connect with the state's electrical grid through New York State Electric and Gas transmission lines.
Tompkins County Chamber 'We Think You're Gorges Award' - Dryden Mutual Insurance Company
ITHACA, N.Y.(WENY)-- Dryden Mutual Insurance Company has been a staple of the Dryden community for numerous decades, not only providing insurance. but a wonderful and sometimes fun work environment.
Event organizers expect more than 5,000 people to attend over the course of the event. '
WENY's political analyst Dr. Jim Twombly recaps Thursday night's Democratic Presidential Debate.
Friday, September 20th, is the homecoming football game at Athens Area High School. But it's more than just a game as the community rallies around two local children, Seeley and Ariah, who both have cancer. It'll be called the 'Gold Out' game versus Athens and Canton.
Registration is open for this year's Walk to End Alzheimer's, which is set to take place next month at Eldridge Park in Elmira.