Set the Sky to Music lights show flies over Arnot Mall

Set the Sky to Music lights show flies over Arnot Mall

HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WENY) -- People could jam out at the Arnot Mall Saturday night with the Set the Sky to Music Light show. The Parking Lot Party by JC Penny set the stage for the unique light show.

Sam Shapiro
Special Olympics New York athletes compete in State Summer Games

Special Olympics New York athletes compete in State Summer Games

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Special Olympics New York came to Ithaca this weekend for the State Summer Games after COVID postponed the last two years of competition.

Sam Shapiro
USA National Ludosport Tournament Next Weekend

USA National Ludosport Tournament Next Weekend

The USA National Ludosport Tournament is coming to Elmira Heights next weekend. It is a tournament with light sabers, heavily influenced by Star Wars.

Alexandra Deryn
Congressman Lee Zeldin Visits Elmira

Congressman Lee Zeldin Visits Elmira

Earlier this morning, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-NY1) stopped in Elmira. The stop was a part of his "Save our State Bus Tour" which will reach 12 stops spanning four days.

Alexandra Deryn
Vietnam Reflections: Mark Goldman

Vietnam Reflections: Mark Goldman

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with Mark Goldman who served in the U.S. Navy.

Nick Quattrini
Special Olympics New York athletes compete in State Summer Games

Special Olympics New York athletes compete in State Summer Games

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Special Olympics New York came to Ithaca this weekend for the State Summer Games after COVID postponed the last two years of competition.

Sam Shapiro
Gov. Wolf and 2022 Candidates React to SCOTUS Decision, Emphasize Importance of Election

Gov. Wolf and 2022 Candidates React to SCOTUS Decision, Emphasize Importance of Election

This morning’s decision from the Supreme Court means the future of abortion access will be decided by the individual states. In Pennsylvania, abortion is currently legal up until the 24th week of pregnancy, with exceptions...

Brendan Scanland
Planned Parenthood of Greater New York Increases Abortion Services

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York Increases Abortion Services

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York announced it has increased abortion appointment availability at all 23 health centers by 20%.

Andrew Kane
Special Olympics New York kicks off State Summer Games

Special Olympics New York kicks off State Summer Games

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Special Olympics New York geared up on South Hill Friday evening for the kickoff of the 2022 State Summer Games. 

Sam Shapiro
PA Officials Offer Firework Safety Reminders Ahead of July 4

PA Officials Offer Firework Safety Reminders Ahead of July 4

Officials in Pennsylvania are giving some firework safety tips for the Fourth of July, now just over a week away. This morning, Acting Pennsylvania Fire Commissioner Charles McGarvey said fireworks are not toys, and to always use caution. 

Brendan Scanland
Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion

The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place nearly 50 years — a decision by its conservative majority to overturn the court's landmark abortion cases.

June 24th, 10:13 AM EDT
A year on, Surfside remembers 98 victims of condo collapse

A year on, Surfside remembers 98 victims of condo collapse

Friday marks the anniversary of the oceanfront condo building collapse that killed 98 people in Surfside, Florida.

June 24th, 1:20 AM EDT
Senate passes first major federal gun safety legislation in decades

Senate passes first major federal gun safety legislation in decades

By Clare Foran, Ali Zaslav, Lauren Fox and Ted Barrett, CNN (CNN) -- The Senate on Thursday night passed a bipartisan bill to address gun violence that amounts to the first major federal gun safety legislation in decades. The final vote was 65 to 33 with

Gallup: Record low 25% of Americans have confidence in Supreme Court

Gallup: Record low 25% of Americans have confidence in Supreme Court

By Dan Berman, CNN

June 23rd, 10:55 PM EDT
Hearing: Trump told Justice Dept. to call election 'corrupt'

Hearing: Trump told Justice Dept. to call election 'corrupt'

The Jan. 6 committee will hear from former Justice Department officials who faced down a relentless pressure campaign from Donald Trump over the presidential election results.

June 23rd, 12:09 AM EDT