Elmira Police accepting applications for school crossing guard

Elmira Police accepting applications for school crossing guard

The Elmira Police Department is accepting applications to fill the school crossing guard position for the 2019-2020 school year. 

New York becomes first state to ban cat declawing

New York becomes first state to ban cat declawing

On Monday, New York State officially became the first state in the nation to ban cat declawing. 

Steuben Co. man arrested on animal cruelty charges

Steuben Co. man arrested on animal cruelty charges

A Rathbone man is facing more than a dozen animal cruelty charges after police say they seized 24 animals. 

Pennsylvania Department of Health Rolling out eWIC Card

Pennsylvania Department of Health Rolling out eWIC Card

Families will receive eWIC cards instead of paper checks, which is expected to save time at the grocery store checkout.

Counsel's Corner: Car Insurance

Counsel's Corner: Car Insurance

If you're planning a summer travel trip that takes you on the road, you may want to check what kind of car insurance you carry. In this week's edition of Counsel's Corner, WENY's Isabel Garcia sits down with Christina Sonsire, Partner at Ziff Law firm, to learn about various options of car insurance.

Pennsylvania DEP to Conduct Air Quality Sampling Near Erie Coke Plant

Pennsylvania DEP to Conduct Air Quality Sampling Near Erie Coke Plant

Thirteen monitors will be placed along the outside of the facility and at four locations in the community.

Corning, Ithaca Wegmans locations to get rid of plastic bags Monday, July 29

Corning, Ithaca Wegmans locations to get rid of plastic bags Monday, July 29

Beginning Monday, July 29, the Wegmans locations in Ithaca and Corning will no longer offer plastic bags.

Two-vehicle crash causes State Route lane closure, several sent to hospital

Two-vehicle crash causes State Route lane closure, several sent to hospital

Several people are in the hospital after a two-vehicle accident near the New York-Pennsylvania state line.

Ithaca man arrested after allegedly stabbing person

Ithaca man arrested after allegedly stabbing person

 One man was arrested after police say he stabbed another person in the face in Ithaca. 

Two injured in boat explosion on Keuka Lake

Two injured in boat explosion on Keuka Lake

Two people are recovering after their boat exploded on Keuka Lake, Saturday afternoon.

Elmira Street Painting Festival has concluded

Elmira Street Painting Festival has concluded

The Street Painting Festival has concluded, but the city is now an art gallery! 

12th Annual Elmira Street Painting Festival

12th Annual Elmira Street Painting Festival

ELMIRA, N.Y.(WENY)-- Despite the hot temperatures, this weekend has brought over 90 percent of the artists who signed up to participate in the annual street painting festival came out to display their works of art. 

Corning man charged with drug possession

Corning man charged with drug possession

A Corning man is behind bars following a traffic stop that happened early Friday morning in the city of Corning. 

42nd Annual Chemung Valley Old Timers Show

42nd Annual Chemung Valley Old Timers Show

HORSEHEADS, N.Y.(WENY)-- For the past 42 years, the Chemung Valley Old Timers non-profit has been hosting their annual antiques and activities show. 

12th annual USO troop ride

12th annual USO troop ride

The Bentley-Trumble American Legion is hosting its 12th annual troop ride all day Saturday.

Weekend In Wine Country July 20th, 2019

Weekend In Wine Country July 20th, 2019

For this weeks edition of this Week In Wine Country, sponsored by the Finger Lakes Wine Country, WENY'S Chris Johnson takes us to the Tioga County Historical Society in Owego.

Tioga Downs Community Foundation donates to local nonprofits

Tioga Downs Community Foundation donates to local nonprofits

Tioga Downs is now thrilled to announce that the foundation has awarded even more local organizations for a second round, with grants totaling over $500,000.00.

Penn State board keeps in-state tuition flat in coming year

Penn State board keeps in-state tuition flat in coming year

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) - Penn State is keeping in-state college tuition flat across the sprawling university system for a second year and for the third time in five years. The school's board, meeting in the Philadelphia suburb of Media, voted Thursday for a plan that will maintain full-time tuition for lower-division. 

Crews battle house fire on Elmira's Southside

Crews battle house fire on Elmira's Southside

Our photographer on scene said part of the roof caved in, and flames were shooting out from the top floor.

Tioga Downs opens sports betting lounge

Tioga Downs opens sports betting lounge

The New York Gaming Commission voted in June to officially allow sports betting to take place in upstate casinos.

Police still searching for Ithaca murder suspect

Police still searching for Ithaca murder suspect

The Ithaca Police Department says they are still searching for the suspect they say stabbed a man to death at an apartment complex Wednesday.  

SBA, USDA holds Southern Tier Rural Funding Forum

SBA, USDA holds Southern Tier Rural Funding Forum

Friday, the Harbor Hotel in Watkins Glen hosted the Southern Tier Rural Funding Forum. 

Oral arguments heard in civil lawsuit between Chemung Co Executive & Legislature

Oral arguments heard in civil lawsuit between Chemung Co Executive & Legislature

Oral arguments were heard of Friday in Chemung County Supreme Court for the two lawsuits between the Chemung County Executive and the Legislature.

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Donates Grants to Local Emergency Service Agencies

Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation Donates Grants to Local Emergency Service Agencies

ITHACA, N.Y.(WENY)--Friday afternoon, two local emergency service agencies received grants from the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation to go towards buying new gear and equipment. The Athens Borough Fire Department and the Steuben County Sheriffs Office applied for these grants during the course of the year in order for them to replace some of their outdated equipment. 

One Day Only Annual Ithaca Artist Market

One Day Only Annual Ithaca Artist Market

ITHACA, N.Y.(WENY)-- Despite Fridays hot temperatures, the Ithaca Farmers Market hosted the one day only Ithaca Artist Market. This year, the market is celebrating 29 years of bringing out local artists and vendors to showcase their art while also giving the community an opportunity to meet the artist before buying their work.