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Letters: Time for residents to prevent destruction of downtown Elmira

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The decision to demolish the building which housed Cappy's astounded me. The article in the Star-Gazette that announced it noted without question that the land would be dedicated for use as a park. Yet, this decision strikes me as a typical example of the lack of

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-19 21:10:41

United returning to Elmira airport

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Elmira Corning Regional Airport will be hanging a "Welcome Back" sign for United Airlines in April. Unlike the airline's last stay when it offered daily flights to Chicago, this time the destination will be closer. The airline announced it will start round trips b

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-20 22:12:20

WENY News - Elmira-Corning airport announces new flights to Newark airport

BIG FLATS, NY (WENY) - Chemung County officials have announced United Airlines will be offering flights to Newark Airport from Elmira Corning Regional Airport. United will be offering two jet flights a day. The flights will start in April. *This is a developing story. It will be updated as more info

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-11-20 16:57:00

Elmira Police investigating reports of gunshots on N Main Street

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Elmira Police responded to reports of gunshots in the 700 block of North Main Street around 12:14 a.m. Saturday. Officials said no persons or vehicles were located in the area upon arrival. Witnesses reported seeing three black males entering a white colored sedan soon afte


Community Arts Market held in Elmira

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Local residents were given a chance to shop local at the second annual "Community Arts Market". The market was held inside the Community Arts of Elmira building on Saturday. The market showcased local artists and their handmade work. Visitors could explore a wide variety of ar

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-11-19 00:00:00

How much? Chemung County real estate transactions

Sidart, Inc. sold 1189 Hoffman Hollow Rd. to David Allen Teeter for $61,500 Sep 1. Alan Sassman sold Mallory Rd. to Robert Fiske, Jr. for $45,000 Sep 1. Elmira Weis Markets, Inc. sold 401 Main St. N to State Of Ny - NYSDOT for $23,525 Aug 30. Ross M. Bell sold 12 Abbey Rd. to Rac Closing Services LL

STAR-GAZETTE - 2017-11-20 13:00:05

Cottage Gift Shop ready for the holidays

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Ready or not, here come the holidays! One small business is already into the Christmas spirit. For the past 29 years, the Cottage Gift Shop opens its doors featuring hand crafted gifts from all over the world. The store sits on 2445 State Route 352 in Elmira. Owners say the

WETM - 2017-11-20 03:14:03

Pet of the Week 11/20

Elmira, N.Y. (18-NEWS) - Meet "Izzy." Izzy is staying at the Chemung County SPCA while she awaits someone to give her a new, permanent, home. Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Elmira, N.Y. (18-NE

WETM - 2017-11-20 18:37:18

Coldest night of the season expected tonight

Tonight could be the coldest night of the fall for much of Alabama. The National Weather Service thinks so and has issued freeze warnings across most the state that will go into effect tonight. A blast of cold air following Saturday's front combined with clear skies and light winds will set the stag

AL.COM - 2017-11-19 15:37:02

Seffner auto shop helps fix disabled woman's SUV after vandal throws acid on it in Brandon

A Seffner auto shop is lending a helping hand to fix a disabled woman's SUV after a vandal poured acid on the side of it. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. SEFFNER, Fla. - A Seffner auto shop is lending

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2017-11-20 21:21:35

Florida Southern College adds virtual sports

LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) - A Polk County college is taking competition to a new level - a virtual level. Florida Southern College is adding eSports to its athletics program. That means the athletes won't be competing on any field or court, rather strictly online. "In high school I was an athlete, I wr

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-20 22:27:02

Small Business Saturday focuses shopping attention locally

The National Retail Federation says the average holiday shopper will spend an estimated $967 this year. That'll go toward gifts under the tree, food on the table and paper, ribbons and bows. But where does that money actually go when it leaves your account? If you're buying your holiday cookies, egg

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 19:46:51

Police activity closes one lane of WB I-4 in Hillsborough

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) - Police activity has closed one lane on Interstate-4 in Hillsborough County. One lane on westbound Interstate-4 is closed at mile marker 2 near Interstate-275. A Florida Highway Patrol spokesperson said the closure is due to police activity in the area. Lakeland Pol

WFLA.COM - 2017-11-20 16:27:27

Burnetti Law Firm donates to children's hospital

LAKELAND - The Dean Burnetti Law firm of Lakeland recently donated more than $5,000 to the Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital Bereavement Fund through its philanthropic arm, the Dean Burnetti Law Charitable Foundation, the company announced in a press statement. The hospital has an outpatient car

THE LEDGER - 2017-11-20 21:45:41

"You know it needs to be moved, everyone in here knows it needs to be moved. So move it," Turner said.

LAKELAND -The statue of a Confederate soldier in Munn Park is a constant reminder of discrimination and suppression and it sits in a place of honor, community leaders told city commissioners Monday. "Our position is simple. We do not advocate for observing - looking at - any vestige of any Confedera

THE LEDGER - 2017-11-20 19:58:25

Munn Park Confederate monument debate heats up again

The issue of a Confederate monument in Munn Park in downtown Lakeland is heating up again. That's because city commissioners are considering a resolution to keep the monument in place but possibly add one or more additional monuments to reflect the historical progress in civil rights. At Monday's ci

BAY NEWS 9 - 2017-11-21 01:15:00

Letter: Public transit is very much needed

Thank you for the informative article about Citrus Connection ["3 of 5 leaving transit board," Nov. 13]. I am sorry to see Lakeland City Commissioner Don Selvage retiring, because I think he has great leadership ability. Thankfully we have Commissioner Phillip Walker to keep an eye on things. As a

THE LEDGER - 2017-11-20 05:01:00

NW Indiana police searching for more victims of 'Sweetheart Swindler'

Northwest Indiana police are searching for more victims of the "Sweetheart Swindler," who allegedly exploited several women sexually, emotionally and financially. Hobart police will formally announce the charges against 32-year-old Lenard Adams at a press conference Tuesday morning. Adams is accused

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-11-20 16:22:00

Chicago suing U.S. Steel over Lake Michigan discharge

The city of Chicago announced it will sue U.S. Steel over its discharges of the carcinogen hexavelent chromium into Lake Michigan. Chicago filed an notice of intent to sue over alleged violations of the Clean Water Act when the Midwest Plant in Portage released the chemical, which became widely know

NWI.COM - 2017-11-20 20:00:00

Former Cook County president says he'll run again in 2018

Cook County Board President Todd Stroger talks with students Thursday wihle visiting teacher Maria Hensen's second-grade class at Lincoln Elementary School in Dolton. Stroger was principal for a day at the school. Heather Eidson | The Times CHICAGO - Former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger

NWI.COM - 2017-11-20 19:30:00