State Capitol Fountain Turns Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness

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.

Automotive Service Association says the transition to electric vehicles will be a challenge

Automotive Service Association says the transition to electric vehicles will be a challenge

As New York State transitions to electric vehicles, the auto service industry will have to adjust to changes including repair services and charging infrastructure. 

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

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

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

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

Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler Co. raises awareness on Domestic Violence

Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler Co. raises awareness on Domestic Violence

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY)-- October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. One local organization gathered in Wisner Park in Elmira Monday afternoon to shine a light on domestic violence awareness. Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler Counties has been off

New York State Assembly Hears testimonies to modify the Complete Streets Act

New York State Assembly Hears testimonies to modify the Complete Streets Act

Thirteen-year-old Andrew Alati was riding his bicycle on his way to meet his friends when he was hit by a driver in a pedestrian crosswalk on June 30, 2019. He would have been 16-years-old today.

Gov. Wolf Announces $5 Million in Grants to Protect Against Hate Crimes

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.  

Gov. Hochul drives forward clean transportation initiative

Gov. Hochul drives forward clean transportation initiative

During National Drive Electric Week, Gov. Kathy Hochul takes regulatory steps to transition New York to electric vehicles. 

PA Education Officials Launch Campaign to Promote FAFSA

PA Education Officials Launch Campaign to Promote FAFSA

Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) and the PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) encouraged students to complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid, commonly known as “FAFSA.” 

Recovery and Rescue Operations Continue in Florida Following Hurricane Ian

Recovery and Rescue Operations Continue in Florida Following Hurricane Ian

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Florida officials are still trying to assess the damage Hurricane Ian has done to the sunshine state. Florida is reporting that about 100 people have died due to the storm and hundreds of thousands of Floridians are still impacted by la

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

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

Runners Head to Wineglass Expo Ahead of Sunday's Race

Runners Head to Wineglass Expo Ahead of Sunday's Race

CORNING, NY (WENY) -- Thousands of runners are descending on Steuben County this weekend for the annual Guthrie Wineglass Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday. B

Elmira Man Charged with Kidnapping

Elmira Man Charged with Kidnapping

ELMIRA, NY (WENY) -- An Elmira man faces a charge of kidnapping, along with drug charges following an incident involving a child Friday afternoon. Police responded to the 400 block of Sullivan Street in Elmira at approximately 3:00PM for a reported kidnap

Road Closures for 2022 Guthrie Wineglass Marathon

Road Closures for 2022 Guthrie Wineglass Marathon

CORNING, NY (WENY) -- This weekend marks the annual Guthrie Wineglass Marathon in Steuben County, with thousands of runners descending on the region for the full and half marathon on October 2nd. The marathon start line is in Bath, with the finish line on

Theme Announced for 2023 PA Farm Show

Theme Announced for 2023 PA Farm Show

Jan 7, 2023 will mark the beginning of the 107th annual Pennsylvania Farm Show. The show may be over 100 days away, but preparation efforts start well in advance. 

Missing Endangered Woman Found Safe

Missing Endangered Woman Found Safe

Ithaca police say Jackson has been located and is safe. She was taken back to her residence by the Ithaca Police Department and is in the care of Lakeview Mental Health Staff.

Teen Driver Killed in Spencer Crash

Teen Driver Killed in Spencer Crash

According to the Tioga County Sheriff's Office, a 16 year old male was driving in a four door sedan on Ithaca Road when it went off the road and crashed into a house. He suffered serious injuries and was brought to Robert Packer hospital.

Calls for aid in Woodhull continue more than a year after Tropical Storm Fred

Calls for aid in Woodhull continue more than a year after Tropical Storm Fred

WOODHULL, N.Y. (WENY) -- Local and state leaders gathered in Woodhull, Thursday, to ask for state assistance over a year after Tropical Storm Fred swept through the Southern Tier.

FEMA Begins Search and Rescue Efforts in Hurricane Ian Aftermath

FEMA Begins Search and Rescue Efforts in Hurricane Ian Aftermath

WASHINGTON, D.C. - We’re seeing the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. Homes in Florida are destroyed, streets are flooded and rescuers struggle to reach people who are stranded. While the toll of this storm is still being assessed, the storm brought in ca

Senator Pushes for Federal Milk Pricing System to be Revised After Dairy Farmers Struggle to Profit

Senator Pushes for Federal Milk Pricing System to be Revised After Dairy Farmers Struggle to Profit

WASHINGTON, D.C. - New York’s local dairy farms brings in billions to the state’s economy. In fact, we’re one of the top dairy producing states. However, many of these farms end up spending more money to produce a gallon of milk than wha