Village of Watkins Glen Board of Trustees approves resolution in opposition to sand and gravel pit expansion

Village of Watkins Glen Board of Trustees approves resolution in opposition to sand and gravel pit expansion

A sand and gravel pit is looking to expand in Schuyler County, and it has been met with some push back from the public. On Tuesday night, the Village of Watkins Glen Board of Trustees passed a resolution opposing the expansion.  

25 mins ago by Morrissey Walsh
Accessible playground coming to Watkins Glen

Accessible playground coming to Watkins Glen

An accessible playground is in the works to be built at Clute Park in Watkins Glen. An open house was held Tuesday night to talk about plans for the playground.

46 mins ago by Morrissey Walsh
Poor People's Campaign Rallies in Elmira

Poor People's Campaign Rallies in Elmira

The New York State Poor People's Campaign (NYSPPC) hosted a rally and press conference at the Park Church in Elmira on Tuesday afternoon. Organizers are asking people across the state to join them in solidarity to fight against things like poverty.

4 hrs 33 mins ago by Linsey Madison
Center Health Care donates to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier

Center Health Care donates to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY)--- As part of their 27th anniversary, Center Health Care donated $2700 to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

6 hrs 38 mins ago by De Shaun Robinson
Primus, Coheed & Cambria coming to Tag's

Primus, Coheed & Cambria coming to Tag's

Primus and Coheed & Cambria just announced a joint summer tour, and Big Flats is on the schedule. 

6 hrs 48 mins ago by Renata Stiehl
A Step Back in Time: Gala night celebrating 68 years of Notre Dame High School at historic Iszards building

A Step Back in Time: Gala night celebrating 68 years of Notre Dame High School at historic Iszards building

Notre Dame High School is hosting a time traveling event in the famous Tea Room of the Will Iszards building on March 9th as well as 100 years of the historic building.

16 hrs 34 mins ago by Crystal Bermudez
Meet Radar, WENY’s Pet of the Week!

Meet Radar, WENY’s Pet of the Week!

Meet Radar, WENY’s Pet of the Week from the Horseheads Community Animal Shelter!  

23 hrs 8 mins ago by Crystal Bermudez
Wigging Out for Cancer at Rasta Ranch Vineyard

Wigging Out for Cancer at Rasta Ranch Vineyard

A group of people at Rasta Ranch Vineyard gathered to don wigs and drink wine on Monday night, all for a special purpose.  Wigging out for Cancer aims to show solidarity for those going through it.

February 20th, 12:24 AM EST by Morrissey Walsh
Friendship Baptist Church in Corning celebrates 105 years

Friendship Baptist Church in Corning celebrates 105 years

Corning, N.Y. (WENY)-- Songs of worship filled the air on Sunday as the congregation celebrated one hundred and five years of existence.

February 19th, 8:01 PM EST by De Shaun Robinson
Don't Paddle on the River in the Winter, Experts Say It's a Risk to Yourself & Others

Don't Paddle on the River in the Winter, Experts Say It's a Risk to Yourself & Others

Zilinski said not only is kayaking or canoeing potentially dangerous during the winter, but it's also dangerous for those who have to respond to save you.

February 19th, 7:48 PM EST by Linsey Madison
One Person Dead, One Hospitalized After Domestic Dispute in Apalachin

One Person Dead, One Hospitalized After Domestic Dispute in Apalachin

New York State Police are investigating a domestic dispute that turned deadly in Tioga County, NY.

February 19th, 7:02 PM EST by Renata Stiehl
Chemung Co. Legislator Rodney Strange recounts heart attack, recovery

Chemung Co. Legislator Rodney Strange recounts heart attack, recovery

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- In the beginning of August, Rodney Strange could not breathe long enough to walk a few steps. He was tired of feeling that way. He asked his wife to take him to the hospital. That decision saved his life. "l had no chest pain at all

February 19th, 8:23 AM EST by Kurt Martone
Highlighting work by local artists in Horseheads

Highlighting work by local artists in Horseheads

The Horseheads Historical Society features local artists creations on the walls.  In collaboration with the Elmira Regional Art Society, also known as ERAS, artists of all mediums get to show off their skills.

February 18th, 7:00 PM EST by Morrissey Walsh
Cookies and courage: an adventure with Girl Scouts in the Twin Tiers

Cookies and courage: an adventure with Girl Scouts in the Twin Tiers

Girl Scout troops across the Twin Tiers are having fun selling their famous cookies. This is how you can find a troop selling near you.

February 18th, 4:19 PM EST by Max Coven
3AM organizing Easter community giveaway, looking for donations

3AM organizing Easter community giveaway, looking for donations

A local small business is looking to spread some Easter cheer this spring, and is asking for some help.

February 17th, 8:07 PM EST by Morrissey Walsh
Corning Inc. to Lay off More than 100 Employees at Erwin Plant

Corning Inc. to Lay off More than 100 Employees at Erwin Plant

The layoff affects 107 employees at Corning's Erwin Plant at 792 Addison Road in Painted Post, and will go into effect on May 19, 2024.

February 18th, 11:40 AM EST
Escape the Winter Blahs at the Cabin Fever Carnival in Elmira

Escape the Winter Blahs at the Cabin Fever Carnival in Elmira

Say goodbye to the winter blues and hello to some indoor winter fun. The first ever Cabin Fever Carnival will take place Sunday at Elmira's First Arena.

February 17th, 5:11 PM EST by Max Coven
Spotlighting Excellence: Celebrating Black History Month with a Talent Showcase

Spotlighting Excellence: Celebrating Black History Month with a Talent Showcase

On Friday night there was an unforgettable celebration of talent and heritage for Black History Month. Kids and adults performed at the Greater Ithaca Activities Center annual event.

February 16th, 10:47 PM EST by Max Coven
Former Congressman Joe Sempolinski to run for NYS Assembly

Former Congressman Joe Sempolinski to run for NYS Assembly

Former Congressman Joe Sempolinski announced he is running for New York State Assembly.

February 16th, 9:33 PM EST
County Manager Responds to Ongoing Legal Battle Between Steuben Co. Legislature & the Sheriff

County Manager Responds to Ongoing Legal Battle Between Steuben Co. Legislature & the Sheriff

County Manager Jack Wheeler said the Legislature has been relatively quiet concerning Sheriff Jim Allard but wanted to make the video for clarification for county taxpayers.

February 16th, 9:08 PM EST by Linsey Madison
Cayuga Health contributed $675 million to local economy, per report
Cayuga Health contributed $675 million to local economy, per report

The breakdown of the report showed how both Cayuga hospitals combine to provide over 3500 jobs in Schuyler and Tompkins counties.

Bradford Co. Man Killed in Car Accident, Passenger Seriously Injured
Bradford Co. Man Killed in Car Accident, Passenger Seriously Injured

A Bradford County man died in a car crash Thursday morning, and his passenger seriously injured, after the car they were in went off the road and hit a tree.

Police Respond to Stabbing in West Elmira
Police Respond to Stabbing in West Elmira

ELMIRA, NY (WENY) -- A 46-year-old Elmira man was taken to the hospital after a reported stabbing at a home late Wednesday night. The Chemung County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance at a home on Larchmont Road just before midnight. When deputie

Garage destroyed in in early morning fire in Town of Bath
Garage destroyed in in early morning fire in Town of Bath

Bath Volunteer Fire Fighters battled an early morning blaze on Davenport Hill Road in the Town of Bath on Thursday, Feb. 15th that destroyed a garage and everything inside it.

Mini Golf supports Chemung Co. Compeer Program
Mini Golf supports Chemung Co. Compeer Program

Mini golf to support the Chemung County Compeer Program at the Arnot Mall is back.

Man in custody after January barricade situation in Bradford County
Man in custody after January barricade situation in Bradford County

Police say Shults should be considered armed and dangerous; anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact PSP Towanda at 570-265-2186. 

Seven years later: Campbell man still missing after incident in Big Flats
Seven years later: Campbell man still missing after incident in Big Flats

For several days after the incident, police used K9s, dive teams, and a helicopter to search the area. Rumsey was not found during the search and is still missing without a trace to this day.

Hello Dolly takes the stage in two days and the countdown to opening night is on
Hello Dolly takes the stage in two days and the countdown to opening night is on

In less than two days the magic of 'Hello Dolly' unfolds at the Family Life Performing Arts Center in Bath. Get ready for a roller coaster of emotions.