Spongy Moths in the Southern Tier

Spongy Moths in the Southern Tier

Are you finding red bumps or hives on your skin after spending time outside? Or, leaf damage in your garden or on your trees? It could be the work of a spongy moth.

September 22nd, 3:56 PM EDT by Alexandra Deryn
Tompkins County Seeking Community Input on Broadband Internet Access

Tompkins County Seeking Community Input on Broadband Internet Access

Tompkins County is urging residents and local businesses to take ten minutes to complete a broadband survey to help the county to improve broadband access.

September 14th, 7:23 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Hundreds show support at book signing party for local authors' latest release

Hundreds show support at book signing party for local authors' latest release

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY)-- It was a "Super Awesome Party In The Park," Tuesday evening in Ithaca. Local best-selling author Megan Shull celebrated the launch of her latest book, Billion Dollar Girl. It was the perfect evening for a party in the park. Despite t

Marsha Augustin
Innovation Hub to Be Established in Upstate NY; Cornell to Lead Northeast Region

Innovation Hub to Be Established in Upstate NY; Cornell to Lead Northeast Region

The National Science Foundation has awarded $15 million to establish a new federal Innovation Corps Hub for the Interior Northeast Region.

September 8th, 7:27 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Tompkins County Recovery Fund Seeking Applications for Grant Program

Tompkins County Recovery Fund Seeking Applications for Grant Program

A community recovery fund will soon be available to provide over $6.5 million in grant funding for various organizations in Tompkins County.

September 8th, 7:18 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Some community members speak out against Tompkins Co. Police Reform Plan

Some community members speak out against Tompkins Co. Police Reform Plan

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY)-- Tompkins County and the City of Ithaca approved a Reimagining public safety plan last year. The county says the goal of the plan is to increase transparency in the local criminal justice system. This plan has received mixed reviews f

Marsha Augustin
TCAT No Longer Mandating Employees and Riders to Wear Masks on Public Transit

TCAT No Longer Mandating Employees and Riders to Wear Masks on Public Transit

TCAT riders and employees will no longer have to wear face masks on public transportation.

September 7th, 6:59 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Tompkins County Reimagining Public Safety Plan

Tompkins County Reimagining Public Safety Plan

The Tompkins County Reimagining Public Safety Plan is continuing to seek input from community members.

September 6th, 7:12 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Ithaca Police Recover Loaded Handgun After Investigation

Ithaca Police Recover Loaded Handgun After Investigation

Police responded to a third-party report of a domestic dispute in the 100 block of Cherry Street just before 3 AM Friday. Officers later recovered a loaded handgun with the help of a K9. Charges are pending.

September 2nd, 7:24 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Ithaca Police Respond to Report of Shots Fired

Ithaca Police Respond to Report of Shots Fired

At around 12:30 PM on Friday, Ithaca Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 100 block of North Plain Street. No victims have been located and the investigation is ongoing.

September 2nd, 7:10 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
NY Monkeypox Tracker Removing One Positive Case

NY Monkeypox Tracker Removing One Positive Case

The New York Department of Health has informed the Tompkins County Health Department that one of the reported positive monkeypox cases in the county was a false positive.

September 1st, 7:30 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Two Ithaca Men Charged in Connection to August Robberies

Two Ithaca Men Charged in Connection to August Robberies

Two Ithaca men were charged in connection to robberies that took place back in August.

September 1st, 7:27 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Ithaca Woman Charged After Report of Armed Robbery

Ithaca Woman Charged After Report of Armed Robbery

An Ithaca woman was charged after officers responded to a report of an armed robbery.

August 31st, 6:55 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Ithaca Author Megan Shull Publishes Newest Novel

Ithaca Author Megan Shull Publishes Newest Novel

ITHACA, NY (WENY) --

August 29th, 9:01 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Downtown Revitalization Meeting Taking Place in Ithaca

Downtown Revitalization Meeting Taking Place in Ithaca

Residents will have the opportunity to share their thoughts about revitalizing downtown Ithaca at a community input session. It will take place on August 31st from 5:30 to 7 PM at the Tompkins County Public Library.

August 29th, 7:39 PM EDT by Andrew Kane
Senator Gillibrand visits Ithaca

Senator Gillibrand visits Ithaca

Ithaca, NY (WENY)-- United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand visited Cornell University Monday, touting how the Inflation Reduction Act will help farmers across the state. Senator Gillibrand toured Cornell's Guterman Bio-climatic Laboratories, and talked

August 29th, 5:21 PM EDT by Connor Thompson
American Airlines to End Service to Ithaca

American Airlines to End Service to Ithaca

American Airlines is ending service to and from Ithaca, effective September 7th.

June 22nd, 6:05 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Ithaca Ballet to present "Snow White" this weekend

Ithaca Ballet to present "Snow White" this weekend

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- The curtain is set to rise on Ithaca Ballet's original production of Snow White this weekend. Based on the original Brothers Grimm fairytale, Ithaca Ballet's production of Snow White is danced to the original choreography and music

April 29th, 9:43 AM EDT by Katerina Belales
Shooting Victim Dies, Suspect Search Continues

Shooting Victim Dies, Suspect Search Continues

Ithaca police say the victim of the March 20th shooting has died from their injuries.

March 28th, 4:24 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Ithaca College Introduces 10th President

Ithaca College Introduces 10th President

Dr. La Jerne Terry Cornish became the 10th president of Ithaca College in the institution's 129 year history.

March 7th, 6:57 PM EST