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Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler County lend familes helping hand for holidays
(WETM) - This holiday season, Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler County will help seventy five families in need this Christmas. This is part of the charities Christmas adoption program.
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials
——— Houston Chronicle on President George H.W. Bush:. In June 1948, after the College World Series and graduation day at Yale, young George H.W. Bush packed up his cranberry-red Studebaker (a graduation gift from his father) and headed the car's distinctive nose in a southwesterly direction. The lit
DEC: Man shot, killed bald eagle in Tompkins County
CAROLINE, N.Y. (WBNG) — A member of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation responded to the town of Caroline on Saturday for an eagle that had been shot.
Local Roundup: Southern Cayuga swimming wins eight events in rout of Watkins Glen
The Southern Cayuga boys swim team earned first-place finishes in eight events in a 65-28 win over Watkins Glen Monday. Jamison Murray, Brett Jillson, JD Rejman and Owen Overhiser started the meet by touching first in the 200 medley relay (2:07.45), and Hunter Ford, Aidan Brown, Murray and Rejman wr
Police: Members of Elmira Enforcers involved in alleged fight, victim has serious injuries
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - A man is in critical condition after an incident early Monday morning that involved members of the Elmira Enforcers hockey team. According to a source, a man and his girlfriend were taken to Robert Packer Hospital early Monday morning with various injuries. The girlfriend has s
These Are The 10 Easiest Cities To Get Laid In New York For 2019
Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our second time ranking the easiest cities to get laid in New York.
Two Face Weapons Charges After Traffic Stop In Southport
The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office announces the arrest of 28 year-old Sean Michael A. Waid of Southport for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree, a Class D Felony.
Homeowner dies in Lansing fire
LANSING, N.Y. (WBNG) — State police are investigating a fatal fire in Tompkins County. The fire happened Monday around 5:10 p.m. at a residence on Christopher Circle in Lansing.
LimeBike usage throughout upstate New York released
In only eight months, LimeBike logged more than 90,000 rides with more than 20,000 riders throughout the area, specifically, in Ithaca, Elmira, Watkins Glen, Dryden, and Trumansburg.
Cayuga Heights Fire Department responds to fatal blaze
During the evening of December 17, the Cayuga Heights Fire Department responded to a call from a residence on Christopher Circle in the Town of Ithaca after a neighbor reported seeing flames coming from the roof. Once firefighters responded on the scene, they entered through the front and rear of th
County health officials "cautious" after Cuomo's push towards legalizing recreational marijuana
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said legalizing recreational marijuana is on the top of his priority list in a speech on Monday, where he outlined his agenda for the first 100 days in office. The move would make New York the 11th state to do so. This could generate more than $1.7 bi
Tompkins Sheriff investigating theft at Ulta Beauty
The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office says they’re “currently investigating a theft that occurred at Ulta Beauty at the Shops at Ithaca Mall on Monday, December 17th, 2018.”
Person found dead in Cayuga Heights fire
CAYUGA HEIGHTS, N.Y. — Firefighters responded to a house fire Monday evening in Cayuga Heights. When firefighters searched the residence, they found a man dead. Cayuga Heights firefighters, assisted by Lansing and Ithaca Fire Departments, responded to a reported structure fire at 5:18 p.m. Monday on
NYSP seek suspect for passing fake money
BIG FLATS, N.Y. (WETM) - The New York State Police confirm with 18 News that they are in seeking the whereabouts of at least one suspect who allegedly passed several fake $100 bills at 'multiple locations' in and around Big Flats.
VIDEO: Trooper the beagle is ‘improving’ after leg amputation
ITHACA, N.Y. (WBNG) — A strong-willed dog who has gained national attention after being badly hurt when he was reportedly thrown out of the window of a moving vehicle last week is doing well after surgery.
Driving safe during the holidays
CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - A heads up if you plan on partying for the holidays the next couple weeks as police crack down on impaired driving this holiday season. Plans to gather with family and friends for festivities mark the official swing into the holiday season. But what about plans after those
Cuomo calls for legal recreational marijuana in NY State
ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Monday for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in New York, saying it was beyond time for the state to deal with the "debilitating criminal stigma" of prior convictions related to the drug.
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
NY boundaries on pilot hemp program misinterpreted as ‘ban,’ attorney says
Counter to the chatter aroused by a recent report, the State of New York has not ‘banned’ CBD, according to an expert on the legality of hemp products. The state did however put some boundaries around a pilot agricultural program.
CorningWare Casserole Dishes: the Unexpectedly Hot New (Old) Collectible
If you recall these fun dishes fondly then you are not alone. CorningWare was once an everyday staple for many families and is now a pretty hot collectible item of kitchen ware. And, recently vintage CorningWare has had quite the uptick in popularity (and price) thanks to a wave of nostalgia for the