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

Marsha Augustin
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

Dan Berman
Watkins Glen Acting Mayor Louis Perazzini Announces Run for Mayoral Office

Watkins Glen Acting Mayor Louis Perazzini Announces Run for Mayoral Office

WATKINS GLEN, NY (WENY) -- Watkins Glen's current acting mayor says will run for a full term in office. Louis Perazzini announced his candidacy for Watkins Glen Mayor. He is currently the village's acting mayor, and served as deputy mayor for three and a

Renata Stiehl
The Wall That Heals at Riverfront Park in Sayre - When Can You See it?

The Wall That Heals at Riverfront Park in Sayre - When Can You See it?

SAYRE, PA (WENY) -- The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. is coming to Sayre, Pennsylvania in October. The wall will arrive by motorcycle escort from Wysox to Sayre, arriving at approximatel

Renata Stiehl
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

Renata Stiehl
D.E.C. Extends Greenidge Deadline for Permit Requirement

D.E.C. Extends Greenidge Deadline for Permit Requirement

The D.E.C. announced that it has extended a deadline for Greenidge Generation prompting outcry from local environmental groups.

Benjamin C. Klein
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.  

Brendan Scanland
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.” 

Brendan Scanland
PA woman charged with DWI in Ithaca car crash

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

Katerina Belales
N.Y.S. Dept. of Labor to Lower Farm Overtime Threshold

N.Y.S. Dept. of Labor to Lower Farm Overtime Threshold

The New York State Department of Labor issued an order to gradually lower the farm overtime threshold by 20 hours per week.

Benjamin C. Klein
Biden to meet with Hurricane Fiona victims and announce $60 million in infrastructure funding for Puerto Rico

Biden to meet with Hurricane Fiona victims and announce $60 million in infrastructure funding for Puerto Rico

By CNN Staff

October 3rd, 5:15 AM EDT
125 die as tear gas triggers crush at Indonesia soccer match

125 die as tear gas triggers crush at Indonesia soccer match

Clashes between supporters of two Indonesian soccer teams in East Java province have killed 125 fans and 2 police officers, mostly trampled to death.

October 1st, 8:30 PM EDT
Death toll soars to 76 in Florida after Hurricane Ian demolished entire communities

Death toll soars to 76 in Florida after Hurricane Ian demolished entire communities

By Nouran Salahieh and Holly Yan, CNN

October 2nd, 2:59 AM EDT
Ian leaves dozens dead as focus turns to rescue, recovery

Ian leaves dozens dead as focus turns to rescue, recovery

Rescuers continue to search for survivors in flooded homes in Florida after Hurricane Ian's passage earlier this week.

October 1st, 12:29 AM EDT
AP source: Union fires consultant who evaluated Tagovailoa

AP source: Union fires consultant who evaluated Tagovailoa

A person familiar with the decision says the NFL Players Association has fired the unaffiliated neurotrauma consultant who evaluated Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa after he stumbled off the field against Buffalo last Sunday.

October 1st, 4:34 PM EDT