Painted Post, NYNewsChannel 36

New family medical practice opens in Painted Post

PAINTED POST, N.Y. (WENY) – A new medical practice is now open in Painted Post. Southern Tier Medical Care opened its newest Family Medicine Practice, located at 135 Victory Highway. This is the second Southern Tier Medical Care Office in the area, with the first being in Horseheads. Southern Tier...
Fayette, NYFingerLakes1

Deputies: DWI charge filed after two-car crash in Fayette

No injuries were reported after a Memorial Day crash at the intersection of State Route 96 and County House Road in Fayette, but one person was charged with DWI. Deputies say that on May 30 around 4:30 p.m. they were called to the intersection of State Route 96 and County House Road in Fayette for a two car crash.
Watkins Glen, NYNewsChannel 36

Construction Concluding at Clute Park

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) — If you visit Watkins Glen, you might've noticed a few areas at Clute Park are under construction, but officials say renovations at the park are coming to a close. Clute Park is typically busiest during the summer. People can picnic, grab a bite to eat...
Hammondsport, NYPosted by
FL Radio Group

Boat Racing on Keuka Lake This Weekend

There will be racing on the southern end of Keuka Lake this weekend. Champlin Beach in Hammondsport will be the site of a United States Title Series Boat Race that will feature anywhere between 70 and 80 competitors. According to the Title Series website, boats typically reach speeds of up to 120 miles per hour.
Cayuga County, NYCitizen Online

Saturday Showdowns: Several Cayuga County-area teams vying for section titles

It all comes down to this. Six Cayuga County-area teams will compete for Section III championships on Saturday, culminating an unprecedented year for interscholastic sports. This spring marks the first time that student-athletes have been able to participate in postseason tournaments, after sectional play was canceled for the fall and winter seasons due to COVID-19 concerns.
Corning, NYNewsChannel 36

Heathered Grey Gifts opens on Corning's Market Street

CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) – Friday, Corning’s Gaffer District welcomed a new business to Market Street. Heathered Grey Gifts is located at 42 West Market Street. The store specializes in unique home décor and gifts, including candles, coasters, bath and body products and handmade greeting cards. Katie Olmstead, the owner, says...
Ithaca, NYPosted by
The Ithaca Voice

Large van fire under investigation in Town of Ithaca

ITHACA, N.Y.—A van caught on fire while in transportation on Tuesday afternoon in the Town of Ithaca. The circumstances of the fire are under investigation. Firefighters responded to Evergreen Lane in the Town of Ithaca around 1:45 p.m. on May 4 in response to a “van pulling a trailer that caught on fire,” according to a Facebook post from the Ithaca Fire Department.
Cayuga County, NYFingerLakes1

Opioid overdoses are increasing in Cayuga County

Cayuga County is seeing an increase in opioid overdoses and deaths, especially since the pandemic began. Due to the opioid problem being so prevalent in Cayuga County, it was chosen as a place to take part in the HEALing Communities Studies, which tracks opioid overdoses as they happen in real time. While the study is influencing change, the problem is still growing.