State Capitol Fountain Turns Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness
Each October at the State Capitol, the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition hosts its annual “Pink Fountain Event” to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Rain did not deter dozens of advocates, survivors, and family members from showing up in pink.
Gov. Wolf Announces $5 Million in Grants to Protect Against Hate Crimes
Today, the Wolf Administration announced a large investment in the fight against hate crimes. According to the Pennsylvania State Police Uniform Crime Reporting System, there were 347 hate crimes in 2021- a 210 percent increase from 2020.
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
Friends of the Southeast Steuben County Library to hold annual Book Sale
CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) -- Final preparations are underway for the Friends of the Southeast Steuben County Library 2022 Fall Book Sale. The sale will be held at the East Corning Fire Hall at 11873 East Corning Road from Saturday, Oct. 1 through Saturday, Oct
Preparing for the Unexpected: State Officials Discuss Benefits of Life Insurance
September is Life Insurance Awareness Month and insurance officials and industry leaders are using the opportunity to encourage Pennsylvanians to prepare and ensure loved ones are taken care of.
Elmira Psychiatric Center recognizes Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- As Suicide Prevention Awareness Month comes to a close, Elmira Psychiatric Center is helping the public understand and recognize the red flags of someone who may be at risk of taking their life. According to David Putney, Executive
The nation's first African American Veterans monument unveiled in Buffalo
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WENY)-- An African American Veterans Monument was unveiled in Buffalo on Saturday. Governor Kathy Hochul delivered remarks at the unveiling. She said it's the first African American veterans monument in the nation. The dedication ceremony a
Chemung Co. home prices fall below $125k
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Home prices in Chemung Co. have fallen over the last year. According to WENY-TV's media partner, The Star Gazette, data through Realtor.com reports the average price for a single-family home in the county was $124,500. That is down
New York Attorney General Tish James urged federal authorities to investigate the energy situation in Puerto Rico.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Meet Buddha, WENY's Pet of the Week from the Chemung County Humane Society & SPCA! Buddha is a four-year-old male Siberian husky mix who loves to show his affection. He likes to choose his own canine friends, so it is preferable he
NEW YORK, (WENY) -- Chronic Wasting Disease is a death sentence for deer, elk and moose in North America. The disease is spread mostly through urine, feces and saliva. "For deer that it become infected, it is, uh, always fatal," said Kevin Hynes, a wildli
New York is warning consumers to be aware of scams tied to federal student debt relief.
Governor Kathy Hochul signed legislation to expand access to the federal Pubic Service Loan Forgiveness program across New York.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- After two successful weekends at the Clemens Center's Powers Theater, Elmira Little Theatre (ELT) is preparing for its final weekend of Avenue Q performances. Dubbed "Sesame Street for adults," Avenue Q utilizes puppets to tell the
Today marks 21 years since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the deadliest attack on U.S. soil. On the beautiful Tuesday morning 21 years ago, four commercial flights took off from three east coast airports, one of them was Flight 93.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Meet Tootsie, WENY's SPCA Pet of the Week from the Chemung County Human Society & SPCA! Tootsie is a three-month-old female labrador retriever and boxer mix who is searching for a gentle, patient owner with a relaxed lifestyle. Due