ELMIRA, N.Y. (18-News) - A group in Missouri is interested in developing an apartment complex for homeless veterans in the former Post Office Building in Elmira. Elmira Mayor Sue Skidmore says she recently got a call from the governor's office informing her of that interest. The building at the corner of East Church Street and the Clemens Center Parkway is
Elmira, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Eldridge Park kicked-off it's summer season with it's 10th Annual Opening Weekend with a ceremony that included the unveiling of a horse statue, "American Girl." There was also food, music, and carousel rides. The park will be open Fridays 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. It will also be
The newest member of the 18 storm team family, Samantha LaRocca. We introduced her during Glassfest. She will be bringing you the weather on your weekends.
BIG FLATS, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- Guthrie leads regional health care in patient centered medical home practice. Guthrie achieved a level three of National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recognition as Patient Centered Medical Homes (PCMH) across all 25 of its primary care locations, making it the first fully integrated health system in the region to receive this top level of
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- Community members honored the past and present Elmira Correctional Facility employees in a ceremony to kick off Memorial Day weekend. Elmira Correctional Facility Superintendent, Paul Chappius spoke during the ceremony and acknowledged the difficult work of the facility employees. "On a normal day everything goes smoothly, we'll have more normal days than not," said Chappius. "But
WASHINGTON, D.C. (18 NEWS / NBC) - A manhunt from Washington D.C. to New York is now over. 34-year-old Daron Dylon Wint was arrested late Thursday night in northeast Washington. He is suspected of holding an affluent D.C. couple, their young son and housekeeper hostage before killing them and leaving their bodies in the family's burning mansion. Earlier Thursday, police
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18-News) - The race for Mayor of Elmira in November is beginning to take shape. During Thursday's taping of "Twin Tiers Weekly", Democratic incumbent Mayor Sue Skidmore said she will run for re-election. Skidmore said, "I've been there for ten years now. At the end of this term it was a hard decision on trying to figure out
Corning, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- The Ruland Sisters share more than just a love of soccer, they each overcame devastating injuries. 18 NEWS Reporter Andrew Banas has their inspirational story.
Corning, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- The 6th Annual GlassFest kicked off with a unique ribbon cutting ceremony. The festivities continue through the weekend. On Friday at Centerway Square, there is a flameworking demonstration from noon until 1 p.m. and an outdoor hot glass show from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. On Saturday there is a Glassfest 8k Race, along with
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Thursday marked the 11th annual BBQ In The Park to support Glove House, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping children and families going through life challenges. The event started at Wisner Park in Downtown Elmira and still happens there today. "The first year we were here we were literally standing at the curb handing people