Elmira, NYWETM

Driver extracted from vehicle after Lake Street, E. Washington Ave. accident in Elmira

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – Elmira Police are investigating an accident that happened early Wednesday morning on Lake Street and E. Washington Ave. Officers responded around 8 a.m. and found two vehicles in the intersection. Police say the investigation revealed that a 2009 Toyota Sedan was traveling West on E. Washington Ave., approaching Lake St., when the operator traveled across the eastbound lane where it impacted curbing at the south curb of E. Washington Ave. After impacting the curbing the vehicle traveled up and onto the sidewalk area where it collided with a utility pole.
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Elmira, NYWETM

Multiple Elmira Correctional Facility inmates injured during prison fights

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – Two inmate fights occurred in the Elmira Correctional Facility fieldhouse less than an hour apart on Sunday, according to the NYSCOPBA. The fights resulted in two inmates being cut multiple times by make-shift weapons at the maximum-security prison. The first attacked occurred at approximately 7:23 p.m....
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Watkins Glen, NYwhcuradio.com

Masks required at Watkins Glen International starting this weekend

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Beginning this weekend at Watkins Glen International, NASCAR will require all personnel to wear a face mask in enclosed areas at all times, regardless of vaccination status. Enclosed areas include haulers and buildings, including media centers, restrooms, the infield care center, race control and suites....
Ithaca, NYNewswise

Cornell Vets Help Baby Pit Bull Overcome Birth Defects

Newswise — ITHACA, N.Y. -- When Nutmeg was born, she already had a massive medical mountain to climb. The pit bull mix was born with a cleft palate, and within hours of birth she contracted pneumonia secondary to her inhaling milk through the roof of her mouth. Her prognosis was grim – but a year later, Nutmeg is living a happy, if somewhat toothless life, thanks to the aid of veterinarians at the Cornell University Hospital for Animals (CUHA).
Elmira, NYNewsChannel 36

Eldridge Park: Nine Hole Disc Golf Course

ELMIRA,N.Y.(WENY)-- Eldridge Park will be opening their nine hole disc golf course starting July 31st at noon. The course is free for public use and the gift shop will have starter disc golf sets to rent for those who do not have their own disc golf sets. The rental fee is $10.00 but customers will receive a $5.00 refund after returning their discs.
Campbell, NYFood Beast

Campbell's Soup Debuts First Can Redesign in 50 Years

New label, same M'm! M'm! Good!® taste you know and love.❤️Look for our new design on shelves & online!​#NewLook #Campbells #MmMmGood pic.twitter.com/h1tb6FRJrJ. Campbell's Soup recently announced a brand new redesign of their iconic can — the first in the last 50 years. The update will feature a few subtle changes, though with hopes to "modernize" the look of the label.
Ithaca, NYNewswise

Dog DNA Startup Announces $75m in Venture Funding

Newswise — ITHACA, N.Y. – Embark Veterinary, Inc. – a canine genetics startup company that graduated from Cornell University’s McGovern Center business incubator in late 2017 – announced $75 million in venture funding on July 26. Founded in 2015 by Adam Boyko, associate professor of biomedical sciences in the College...
Troy, PADaily Review & Sunday Review

Farmers Market endures through rainy Troy Fair

The Troy Fair displayed a Farmers Market on Thursday, which persevered through early afternoon rain to promote local vendors’ products. The rain lasted from about 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. causing the fairgrounds to have fewer crowds compared to previous days. Rides were temporarily shut down for a few minutes,...
Ithaca, NYNewswise

Keep Watch: Invasive, Destructive Spotted Lanternfly Spreads in NY

Newswise — ITHACA, N.Y. – The spotted lanternfly – an invasive, destructive pest with a wide range of hosts including grapes, apples, hops, maple and walnut – has spread to a growing number of counties in New York state. The first major infestation in the state was detected in Staten...
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The Ithaca Voice

Starbucks to expand Ithaca footprint with South Meadow location

ITHACA, N.Y.—They say coffee culture thrives in cold, dark and cloudy places. No wonder why a new coffee shop is an easy sell in the city of gorges. Starbucks, the Seattle-based coffee shop megachain, has decided to pursue a new location in the City of Ithaca, in the former Pier One Imports storefront at 722 South Meadow Road in the city’s Southwest retail corridor.
Elmira, NYWETM

18 News Jubilee Foods Rise and Shine Coffee Mug Winner

ELMIRA, NY (WETM) – Each week on Thursday mornings during 18 News this morning 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, winners are entered into a monthly drawing for a gift card to Jubilee Foods.
Sayre, PAMorning Times

What's Happening

HOLIDAY DECORATION SALE, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Sayre Public Library, 122 S. Elmer Ave., Sayre. Wide variety of new and gently used decor for all holidays. Tickets are also available to purchase for a raffle for a snowman-themed wall quilt. Friday, Aug. 6 – Sunday, Aug. 8 and Friday, Aug. 13...
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This Candle Holder From Bath & Body Works Looks Like It Belongs in Disney's Haunted Mansion

The calendar might say it's only July, but Bath & Body Works' 2021 Halloween collection is here, which means it's spooky season in our books! The new selection of hauntingly cute goods just hit shelves, with one item in particular already flying off of them. Halloween-lovers have been quick to notice (and snag!) this Witch Hand Pedestal Single Wick Candle Holder ($40), and we can see why. The chillingly creative decor piece is reminiscent of Disney's Haunted Mansion ride, meaning it'll add just the right amount of spook to your house for the holiday.
Bath, NYSteuben Courier

Old favorite returns and new favorite opens: What's new in Bath

The recent reopening of the popular Chat-A-Whyle Restaurant and the opening of the Park Café, a homemade sweet & eat bakery, are already having a positive impact on Liberty Street and the downtown area, and more businesses are on the way. “The Village of Bath is alive and well,” Bath...
Nichols, NYcnybj.com

People news: Tioga Downs appoints new executive chef

NICHOLS, N.Y. — Tioga Downs Casino Resort has appointed Robert Minor to the position of executive chef. “Chef Rob” — as Tioga Downs referred to him — joins the organization with more than 20 years of experience in the culinary industry, Tioga Downs said. After his first restaurant job at...