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Spencer Board Discusses Site Plan
Tom Bailey, outgoing Chairman of the Spencer Joint Town/Village Planning Board, attended the Spencer Village Board meeting of Dec. 3 to discuss proposed site plan review changes. Enforcement of site improvements and conditions set by the Planning Board are the responsibility of the Code Enforcement
Car crashes into Dunkin Donuts sign
ELMIRA, N.Y. WETM 18 NEWS - A car crashed into the Dunkin Donuts sign this morning at the Madison Avenue location in downtown Elmira. Police on the scene say the driver was an elderly man.
Solar farms in Spencer to provide energy for 1,700 homes
SPENCER — Eight solar farms now under construction in Spencer in Tioga County represent the launch of “one of the largest solar projects in the Southern Tier.” The farms, which crews are building on three properties owned by the Pasto family, will generate enough electricity to power more than 1,700
Man shot in Elmira, Police seeking information
ELMIRA (WBNG) — The Elmira Police Department is seeking help regarding an incident where a victim was struck by a stray bullet early Saturday morning. Elmira Police say they responded to a report of a “fight in progress” at the Field House Bar on Mt. Zoar Street around 1 a.m.
Police: Ithaca Commons stabbing suspect had out-of-state homicide warrant
ITHACA, N.Y. (WBNG) — One of the suspects arrested as part of a stabbing investigation at the Ithaca Commons was wanted in connection to out-of-state investigations. The stabbing occurred at the Ithaca Commons around 6:36 p.m. on December 7.
Spencer-Van Etten Town Talk: Dancing pastor wins fundraising competition
We were all very excited Sunday morning at Christ the King Fellowship. Our pastor, Sabrina Slater, and her dance partner, Merlin Joseph, won the Dancing with the Starz competition!
Police Investigate Early Morning Shooting In Elmira
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning on Elmira’s Southside. This morning at around 1:00am the Elmira Police Department were called to The Field House bar on Mt. Zoar St. for a report of a fight in progress.
One injured after fight turns into shooting
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - One person is injured after a fight turns into a shooting early Saturday morning. Elmira Police said they responded to a fight at the Field House Bar around 1:00 a.m.. They later learned shots were fired.
The community enjoys an evening with Santa at Lights in the Heights
ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. - Christmas cheer was in the air at the Lights in the Heights event. Santa and Mrs. Claus made an appearance at the Elmira Heights Historical Society for the event. They met and took pictures with children.
Elmira police investigate shooting incident
Elmira police are investigating a shooting incident overnight Saturday that sent one person to the hospital. Around 1 a.m., police responded to the Field House bar on Mt. Zoar Street for a report of a fight in progress.
Rain on the Parade: Ithaca Festival looks to bolster finances
As organizers of the Ithaca Festival work on a longterm solution to a funding crisis that’s been growing for several years, a fundraising campaign over the course of the last couple of weeks has already provided lots of the capital needed, and lots of optimism. As of Friday, fundraising had brought
Truck driver rescues dogs thrown out of car on I-81
The New York State Police is asking for public help identifying the person or persons who threw two dogs out of a moving vehicle on Interstate 81 in Central New York on Wednesday morning. Troopers pulled over when they saw a tractor trailer stopped on the side of the highway, and spotted a truck dri
Heavy police presence on Vestal Parkway
VESTAL (WBNG) — The Vestal Police Department has responded to an incident in front of the Parkway Plaza. An investigation is underway near a busy stretch of the Vestal Parkway. Officers appear to be searching near the roadway.
Forecast Discussion: 12/15/18 PM
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - AVERAGE HIGH FOR DECEMBER 16TH: 37°. Winter Weather Advisory in effect for Steuben, Schuyler, Chemung, Bradford and Tioga (NY) Counties from 2am-5pm Sunday. Tioga (PA) from Midnight - 1PM.
New York State Police join Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign
The New York State Police announce they will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The campaign started Thursday, December 13, and runs through the holidays until Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Nationwide bomb threat spree hits Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport
Tompkins County has issued a press release regarding a bomb threat that was received today at the Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport. According to the press release, at 1 p.m. on Dec. 13, the airport received a bomb threat. It's part of a nationwide trend today in which bomb threats were sent to many
Dogs thrown from vehicle in Ithaca: Beagle will lose his leg
In a very disturbing animal cruelty report, two dogs were thrown from a dark blue vehicle on Interstate 81 near Ithaca. One of the beagles will lose his leg – he suffered the worst injuries.
Motor vehicle accident involving Chemung County Sheriff's Office vehicle
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - Emergency crews where on the scene Friday night of a motor vehicle crash involving a Chemung County Sheriff’s Office vehicle. Elmira police said around 6:15 p.m. they responded to E. Church St., at Clemens Center Parkway for a crash involving two vehicles. One of those vehicles
Beagle ‘Trooper’ recovery: He ‘did well overnight’ and ‘ate his breakfast’
ITHACA, N.Y. (WBNG) — The Broome County Humane Society shared an update on the beagle named “Trooper” who was reportedly thrown from the window of a vehicle on Interstate 81 in Cortland County Wednesday.
Police Investigating Stabbing In Elmira
On Thursday at about 6:00 pm, Elmira Police were called to the area of Gridley Place, west of S. Main Street, for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers learned that a 28 year old female had been stabbed in her leg and required medical attention.