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Illegal window tint leads state police to weed discovery

Williamsport, Pa. — Window tint was reason enough for a traffic stop by state police near the Route 15 exit on the northbound side of I-180 in Lycoming County. Troopers initiated the stop just before 10 p.m. on June 24 after they observed the vehicle traveling on the highway. As they approached, the odor of marijuana could be detected, police said. The driver, identified as Jamir Isiaha Wright, 23, of...
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Andover teen charged with arson in apartment house fire

A 14-year-old Andover boy faces an arson charge in an apartment house fire that left three people without homes in the Village of Andover on Wednesday. No one was injured. Investigators believe the fire was set deliberately on an outside deck. Video surveillance led police to the suspect. Andover police and firefighters were...
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NY caretaker charged with identity theft

SOMERS, N.Y. (WWTI) — A woman from Hyde Park has been accused of stealing from her care recipient. According to New York State Police, troopers in Somers partnered with the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office after receiving a tip from a financial institution. Together they determined that 35-year-old Brandy M. Lee impersonated and stole from […]

Capriotti Properties announces plans for 1-8 Clemens Square

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) — Capriotti Properties has announced plans for the further development of 1-8 Clemens square including a brewery and several boutique stores. In the announcement on their Facebook page, Capriotti says that they are working to bring a new brewery to the large east unit, the former space of Chuck Clark’s and The […]

Twin Tiers Most Wanted: Nicholas Rutherford

Nicholas Rutherford is wanted by the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office. A superior court warrant has been issued for Rutherford. Rutherford has been charged with felony DWI. Rutherford is 30 years old. Rutherford has brown hair and hazel eyes. Rutherford is 5’11” tall and weighs 165 pounds. The...

How to Keep Pets Safe this Holiday Weekend

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM)- As we approach the Fourth of July weekend, fireworks will fill the skies. Although we may look forward to the fireworks our pets may need extra care and support. Many dogs become scared or anxious when hearing fireworks and this can lead to them hiding, running away, pace, tremble, or whine.  Here […]

Watch Our Garden Grow: Microgreens

SOUTHPORT, N.Y. (WETM) – If you’re looking to eat more healthily or spruce up your smoothies, salads, and sandwiches, look no further than microgreens. Shabnam Allwood, owner of Nooshe Joon Farm in West Elmira, specializes in growing organic microgreens that can be used for an almost endless list of dishes. Microgreens are simply baby plants […]

Wegmans recalls Vidalia onions

ITHACA, N.Y. (WHCU) – A potential food-borne illness in a popular grocer’s produce. Vidalia onions sold by the pound at Wegmans from June 23rd to June 24th in locations including Ithaca, Auburn, Corning, and Elmira, are being recalled due to the possibility of a listeria contamination. Officials say the product may have a 4-digit PLU code of 4159 or 4166. All products may be returned for a full refund.
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Wegmans Recalls Vidalia Onions Due to Potential Listeria

(WENY) - Vidalia Onions at Wegmans have been recalled due to potential listeria. According to the company, the products were sold from June 23rd to June 24th. Locations that sold the onions include Elmira, Corning, and Ithaca. The onions may have a four-digit P-L-U sticker on the product (4159 or...
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This Week in Wine Country: Hidden Alpaca Farm

HORSEHEADS, NY (WENY) -- This week in wine country, sponsored by Finger Lakes Wine Country, we're visiting Hidden Alpaca Farm in Horseheads. Owned by Carol Haff, Hidden Alpaca Farm is located on East Vargo Road in the town of Horseheads. The farm and retail shop is open to visitors and group tours, from May 1st through October 31st. Hidden Alpaca Farm also offers alpacas for sale, breeding and sponsorship.

Jubilee Foods Rise and Shine Coffee Mug Giveaway (6/24/22)

(WETM)- Each Thursday during 18 News Today, we announce the winners of the 18 News Jubilee Foods Rise and Shine Coffee Mug contest. People who have entered on our contest page are eligible to win an 18 News / Jubilee Foods Coffee Mug. The winner of this week’s coffee mug...

Saperavi wine is the star of its first-ever ‘show’ in the Finger Lakes

It’s doubtful the Saperavi grape will ever find a comfortable spot in the vocabulary of U.S. wine drinkers. But the dark-skinned, pink-fleshed grape variety that hails from the country of Georgia does have a loyal following, and some of them assembled May 14 in the Finger Lakes for the inaugural Saperavi Festival at Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery in Hammondsport, New York.

The Unexpected Place The World's Fanciest KFC Just Opened In

Fast food chains that have been around for years have recently been working hard to present a more upscale appearance. The once-popular colors and patterns of restaurant interiors of past decades have since been replaced with more modern styles, such as high-top tables, hanging lights, and other 21st-century elements. MyMove recently reported that McDonald's announced a redesign with the hope of turning its restaurants into a place that felt more appealing for young adults. And last year, CNN reported that Taco Bell was giving its restaurants a new look to cater to the digital age with smaller dining rooms.