Green Pastures: How one local artist is keeping the spirit of the Blues alive

Green Pastures: How one local artist is keeping the spirit of the Blues alive

The Blues and jazz has been a staple in African American culture. Its roots gave a voice to a group that had been silenced. But in the city of Elmira, one famous black owned jazz club Green Pastures, opened its door to many performers.

February 2nd, 12:11 AM EST by Crystal Bermudez
Helping kids manage back to school mental health struggles

Helping kids manage back to school mental health struggles

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY)-- The every day life of a kid can be very challenging. The transition from summer vacation to a more structured school environment can be particularly difficult to adjust to for some kids.

August 23rd, 8:50 PM EDT by De Shaun Robinson
Catholic Charities partnering with Strong Kids, Safe Kids for Back-to-School Drive

Catholic Charities partnering with Strong Kids, Safe Kids for Back-to-School Drive

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler Counties is partnering with Strong Kids, Safe Kids to hold a Back-to-School Drive for students in the region. From now until August 17, area businesses and Catholic Charities will be collec

August 3rd, 8:11 AM EDT
School Rocks Giveaway brings big turnout

School Rocks Giveaway brings big turnout

The Verizon TCC school rocks backpack giveaway was a success on Sunday afternoon. Many families in the Twin Tiers showed up to giveaways across the region today. The Elmira Verizon TCC store in particular had an impressive turnout. 

July 31st, 12:07 AM EDT by Morrissey Walsh