History Week Celebrates Steuben County's Transportation Achievements

History Week Celebrates Steuben County's Transportation Achievements

Lectures about the county's impact on public transportation are taking place through Saturday in Hammondsport.

26 mins ago by Andrew Kane
The Wall That Heals Open for Visitors in Sayre

The Wall That Heals Open for Visitors in Sayre

The Wall That Heals is ready for public viewing in Riverfront Park in Sayre from Wednesday until Sunday afternoon.  Volunteers began erecting the replica at 8 a.m. on Wednesday and held a soft opening at 3 p.m. 

30 mins ago by Renata Stiehl
One Million Households in New York Enrolled in Connectivity Program

One Million Households in New York Enrolled in Connectivity Program

One million qualifying New York households have enrolled in the federal affordable connectivity program including one household in Tioga County.

39 mins ago by Andrew Kane
Ithaca Police Respond to Reported Robbery

Ithaca Police Respond to Reported Robbery

Ithaca Police responded to the 300 block of West State Street for a reported robbery. Police say the victim was attacked by two males. Police describe one as wearing a red sweatshirt and blue jeans and the other wearing all gray.

51 mins ago by Andrew Kane
COVID Vaccine Clinic for Children Taking Place in Elmira

COVID Vaccine Clinic for Children Taking Place in Elmira

Elmira EOP in partnership with the Chemung County Health Department will hold a COVID vaccine clinic for kids on October 13th from 1 to 6 PM.

1 hr 9 mins ago by Andrew Kane
Three Officers Injured at Elmira Correctional Facility

Three Officers Injured at Elmira Correctional Facility

Three officers were injured by an inmate and two inmate on inmate fights occurred over the weekend at the Elmira Correctional Facility.

1 hr 19 mins ago by Andrew Kane
The Wall That Heals at Riverfront Park in Sayre - When Can You See it?

The Wall That Heals at Riverfront Park in Sayre - When Can You See it?

SAYRE, PA (WENY) -- The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. is coming to Sayre, Pennsylvania in October. The wall will arrive by motorcycle escort from Wysox to Sayre, arriving at approximatel

7 hrs 42 mins ago by Renata Stiehl
Tompkins Co. Sheriff's Office Warns of Narcan-Resistant Drug

Tompkins Co. Sheriff's Office Warns of Narcan-Resistant Drug

ITHACA, NY (WENY) -- The Tompkins County Sheriff's Office issued a public alert on Wednesday, warning about a rise in overdoses where the use of narcan has been ineffective, or required multiple doses.

7 hrs 45 mins ago by Renata Stiehl
Chemung Co legislator hosts town hall, dozens come out to voice public safety concerns

Chemung Co legislator hosts town hall, dozens come out to voice public safety concerns

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY)-- Chemung County legislator for Elmira's 9th district and the Vice Chairman of the Legislature held a town hall meeting this evening alongside local law enforcement to discuss issues affecting residents. Tuesday night's meeting. Those

Marsha Augustin
The Wall That Heals Arrives at Riverfront Park in Sayre

The Wall That Heals Arrives at Riverfront Park in Sayre

The Wall That Heals, a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial that travels from community to community, arrived in Sayre, Pennsylvania Tuesday afternoon.  

October 4th, 8:07 PM EDT by Linsey Madison
Semi Hauling 40,000lbs of Bananas Overturns on I-86

Semi Hauling 40,000lbs of Bananas Overturns on I-86

LOWMAN, NY (WENY) -- A tractor-trailer hauling a load of bananas overturned on Interstate 86 Monday evening in Chemung County. The crash happened around 10:15PM Monday, in between exits 57 and 58 in the westbound lane. According to the Chemung County Sher

October 4th, 7:45 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Local Wounded Veteran Receives New Home Built for Accessibility

Local Wounded Veteran Receives New Home Built for Accessibility

It was a joyful day for a local Afghanistan war veteran and his family, who receive the keys to their new home on Tuesday. 

October 4th, 7:42 PM EDT by Dan Berman
Politics in Two: Start of New Supreme Court Term

Politics in Two: Start of New Supreme Court Term

WENY Political Analyst Dr. Jim Twombly breaks down the start of the new Supreme Court term and what issues the court is expected to take up.

October 4th, 7:29 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
New Mural in Elmira Unveiled; Celebrates Transformational Public Art

New Mural in Elmira Unveiled; Celebrates Transformational Public Art

A ribbon cutting took place in Elmira for a mural titled "Love" by muralist Filomena Jack. It celebrates the story of transformational public art.

October 4th, 7:03 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Coffee with the Chiefs Today in Elmira

Coffee with the Chiefs Today in Elmira

Elmira Police Chief Anthony Alvernaz and Elmira Fire Chief Andrew Mallow will be at the Elmira Tea and Coffee House today for Coffee with the Chiefs.

October 4th, 1:02 PM EDT by Benjamin C. Klein
Ithaca homeowner stops burglary, suspect in hospital

Ithaca homeowner stops burglary, suspect in hospital

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Early Tuesday morning, an Ithaca homeowner stopped his own house from being burglarized. In the confrontation, Ithaca Police say the homeowner injured the alleged burglar, who tried to enter a house on North Plain Street. The suspec

October 4th, 8:00 AM EDT by Kurt Martone
NYSP issues warning about donation scam

NYSP issues warning about donation scam

(WENY)--New York State Police is warning the public of a donation scam, and have issued an alert. The alert is a reminder that New York State Police does not solicit money by phone. According to police someone from a "607" area code is contacting individu

Marsha Augustin
The Clemens Center is Celebrating its 45th Birthday

The Clemens Center is Celebrating its 45th Birthday

(WENY)-- The performing arts center in downtown Elmira is celebrating its 45th season of shows. Next Tuesday and Thursday, the center's 2022-23 M&T Bank Broadway season will kick off with the Buddy Holly Story. In addition, the Clemens Center will be kick

October 3rd, 9:12 PM EDT by Dan Berman
Watkins Glen Acting Mayor Louis Perazzini Announces Run for Mayoral Office

Watkins Glen Acting Mayor Louis Perazzini Announces Run for Mayoral Office

WATKINS GLEN, NY (WENY) -- Watkins Glen's current acting mayor says will run for a full term in office. Louis Perazzini announced his candidacy for Watkins Glen Mayor. He is currently the village's acting mayor, and served as deputy mayor for three and a

October 3rd, 9:09 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Chemung County Legislator to Host Town Hall

Chemung County Legislator to Host Town Hall

ELMIRA, NY (WENY) -- Chemung County legislator John Burin is inviting the community to take part in a town hall meeting to discuss issues affecting residents. Burin recently sent out a survey to the residents in his district, asking them to rank a number

October 3rd, 7:27 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
PA woman charged with DWI in Ithaca car crash
PA woman charged with DWI in Ithaca car crash

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- A Pennsylvania woman was arrested after reportedly driving under the influence in Ithaca. Ithaca Police responded to a car crash on W. Green St. at S. Geneva St. at 6:49 p.m. Sunday night. Shalyn McClintock, 29, of Forty Fort report

Fire Prevention week Oct. 9th-Oct. 15th, HH Fire Department to host event
Fire Prevention week Oct. 9th-Oct. 15th, HH Fire Department to host event

HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WENY)- That is the theme for this year's Fire Prevention week begins on October 9th and goes through October 15th. The theme for this year's campaign is, "Fire won't wait. Plan your escape!" The Horseheads Fire Department is teaming up w

Police arrest man in Ithaca home invasion
Police arrest man in Ithaca home invasion

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY)-- Ithaca Police responded to a home invasion while in the incident was in progress Saturday morning. at a residence on South Plan Street. Police say three people were awakened by an unknown male inside their home armed with a knife dem

Thousands run in 41st Annual Guthrie Wineglass Marathon
Thousands run in 41st Annual Guthrie Wineglass Marathon

CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) -- Many runners were excited to get to the start line Sunday morning for the 41st Annual Guthrie Wineglass Marathon.

EPD: Woman arrested in Elmira, stabs victim with screwdriver
EPD: Woman arrested in Elmira, stabs victim with screwdriver

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY)- Elmira Police arrested a woman for assault after police say she was the aggressor in a fight with another woman. The incident happened at 10:30 pm on Saturday, October 1st in Elmira at the 400 block of North Main Street. An officer br

USPS 2022 holiday season rate hikes go into effect
USPS 2022 holiday season rate hikes go into effect

(WENY)-- Just in time for the holiday season, the US Postal Services temporary rate hikes for the holiday season go into effect Sunday, October 2nd. The planned peak season pricing was approved back on August 9th. It affects pricing on priority mail, firs

Mildred Corwin celebrates her 100th Birthday
Mildred Corwin celebrates her 100th Birthday

TIOGA, P.A. (WENY) -- It was a celebration of life and love at the Tioga American Legion Saturday afternoon as many gathered to celebrate the 100th birthday of Mildred Corwin.

Vietnam Reflections: Dale McKay
Vietnam Reflections: Dale McKay

Dale McKay served in the U.S. Army as an infantryman during the Vietnam War.