ELMIRA, N.Y. (18-News) - An Elmira teenager is charged for a possible armed robbery earlier this month in Elmira. A Chemung County Grand Jury indicted 16-year old Codi Crouthamel of Robinson Street on charges of Robbery and Attempted Robbery. The indictment states that on April 3rd he forcibly stole property from someone and attempted to steal property from another person.
Horseheads, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Horseheads Dog Control and Animal Shelter received a donation of $5,000 dollars Thursday from local resident John Shaw. The staff at the shelter are eager to put the funding to good use. " We have a support group called friends of the Horseheads animal shelter, and there's three accounts in that organization," Manager Frank
Elmira, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- "We're not asking you to move". That's Arnot Ogden Medical Center's message to concerned neighbors in regards to a possible expansion. Representatives from both Arnot Health and the city of Elmira met with neighbors Thursday evening. They discussed recent rumors that an expansion could force residents to leave their homes. Elmira City Councilman Joe Duffy
SYRACUSE N.Y. (WSYR-TV) – A “change of plea” date has been set for a North Country man charged in connection with the kidnapping and sexual abuse of two Amish sisters. Stephen Howells II is set to return to Federal court on May 8 before Judge Glenn Suddaby in Syracuse. Howells’ girlfriend Nicole Vaisey – who is also charged in the
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (18-News) - A Tioga County, Pennsylvania man pleads guilty to stealing from a health care benefit program. 45-year old Gregory Haller of Lawrencevile entered the plea in Federal Court in Rochester, N.Y. Prosecutors say Haller and other members of a Plumbers and Steamfitters Union participated in a scheme to submit fraudulent dental claims for reimbursement from the union's health
After much anticipation, the New York State Department of Transportation announced today that construction is finally set to start on I-86 Exits 54 and 59 in Chemung County. The project will be divided into two stages. Stage one will include asphalt milling and resurfacing of all lanes of I-86 from exit 54 to exit 56, including ramps. That project is
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- Community members gather for a celebration of 99 year old Tom Sloniger's life, at the Joycrest Skating Rink. At the age of 99, Tom Sloniger passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015 unexpectedly, but peacefully with family by his side. His daughter Donna Isaac said he used to tell people she was the one who convinced him
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Governor Cuomo's start up New York jobs program is under scrutiny after its first year totals were released. 54 businesses pledged to invest more than $91 million and create 2,085 jobs in the next five years. In the first year, $622,013 was invested and 76 jobs were created. The state also spent an estimated $53
The River Road Expo is a comic and pop culture convention held at Tioga Downs on Sunday, April 19th. Fans can meet both professional and self-published writers and artists. There will be vendors and fan groups also at the expo. Admission is free for all ages. River Road Expo is from 12 pm to 5 pm on Sunday, April 19th.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Elmira Police said a 40 year-old man who was struck by a train Wednesday night on the city's Northside has died. Police said they responded to the Railroad Tracks near W. 2nd Street after a report that a Norfolk Southern train struck a man walking on the tracks. The train was travelling below the allowed