Category: Corning

Sheriff: Corning man threatened person over the phone violating protective order

Sheriff: Corning man threatened person over the phone violating protective order

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on February 25th deputies arrested a Corning resident following a violated protective order. Christopher Burks, 41, of Corning is accused of violating a duly served order of protection by contacting a protected person at Spaulding ... MORE
Crisis team formed at Corning Community College after programs unexpectedly dropped

Crisis team formed at Corning Community College after programs unexpectedly dropped

Faculty at Corning Community College are forming an emergency task force in response to the college’s move to cut several programs. The announcement comes after CCC said that at least five academic programs were being discontinued. In a release from The Professional ... MORE
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Officials: Corning resident with COVID-19 staying in Penn Yan

Officials: Corning resident with COVID-19 staying in Penn Yan

Last weekend it was reported that one of the positive tests for COVID-19 or the Novel Coronavirus was living in Yates County. At least that’s what popped up on social media. However, public health officials in Steuben County are clearing that up ... MORE
Skaneateles ranked #1 in Oprah Magazine list of places to visit; Corning ranked #26

Skaneateles ranked #1 in Oprah Magazine list of places to visit; Corning ranked #26

Oprah Magazine has named Skaneateles as the #1 most-underrated place to visit. The magazine spotlighted a total of 60 towns and villages, which it described as unheard-of communities across the U.S. “This picturesque village is located right on the edge of Skaneateles ... MORE
Corning Community College making big cuts to

Corning Community College making big cuts to classes, programs

Corning Community College says it’s cutting class. Some classes will be cut this year, as the college, like many other across the state deal with enrollment changes and declines. Some of the classes cut include automotive, early childhood studies, manufacturing technology, health ... MORE
Corning man threatened to shoot, bomb, and burn store in Steuben County

Corning man threatened to shoot, bomb, and burn store in Steuben County

A Corning resident was arrested on felony charges after threatening to shoot, burn, and bomb a retail store in Steuben County. Sheriff Jim Allard says that on January 5th deputies arrested Matthew Parker, 30, of Corning following an investigation at a retail ... MORE
Corning man charged with DWI after two-car wreck on I-86

Corning man charged with DWI after two-car wreck on I-86

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on Friday deputies arrested a 53-year-old Corning resident following a two-vehicle personal injury crash on I-86 in Erwin. Sheriff Allard reports that David Rumiano, 53, of Corning was operating his vehicle while in an intoxicated ... MORE
Man charged with aggravated DWI, reckless

Man charged with aggravated DWI, reckless driving after wrong-way crash in Southern Tier

A Painted Post man has been arrested on several charges after a wrong-way crash on I-86 earlier this week. Daniel Hamilton, 40, was arrested on December 23rd. He’s accused of crashing his car into an object off-road, after driving on I-86 in ... MORE
Congressman Tom Reed meets for town hall meeting in Corning

Congressman Tom Reed meets for town hall meeting in Corning

Congressman Tom Reed met for a town hall meeting at Corning City Hall. The room was full with many residents having concerns about President Trump. The impeachment inquiry was the main focus. Reed said he does not support impeaching the President. He ... MORE
State Police: One hurt in head-on collision in Horseheads

State Police: One hurt in head-on collision in Horseheads

New York State Police are investigating a head-on collision at the roundabout on Old Ithaca Road. State Police say the crash happened around 6:15 and involved two cars. Police say the female driver has injuries to her face and hand from the ... MORE
Double amputee breaks half-marathon record in Corning over the weekend

Double amputee breaks half-marathon record in Corning over the weekend

The 38th Annual Wineglass Marathon showcased the very best of courage and strength. There no shortage of storylines of inspiration as to why people ran the Guthrie Wineglass Marathon and of course the spectators who stick around to cheer on their family ... MORE
Netflix star begins residency at the Corning Museum of Glass

Netflix star begins residency at the Corning Museum of Glass

Deb Czeresko, the winner of the Netflix series Blown Away, has begun her residency at the Corning Museum of Glass. “It’s just thrilling to me,” Czeresko explained. Czeresko won season one of the series, beating out nine competitors from around the world in the ... MORE
Death under investigation in Corning

Police investigating circumstances surrounding death of a baby

An investigation is underway in the City of Corning after a baby died on Sunday. Corning police were on scene investigating the circumstances surrounding the death Sunday morning. New York State Police were also on scene and have confirmed with WENY News ... MORE
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Wegmans to stop providing plastic bags at two Upstate stores beginning Monday

Wegmans will begin eliminating plastic bags at some local stores next week

Beginning Monday, July 29th, Wegmans will stop providing plastic grocery bags at its Ithaca and Corning stores in a two-store pilot program. In April, Wegmans announced that it would eliminate plastic bags at all its stores in New York State before the ... MORE
Hornell resident accused of abandoning two dogs; one euthanized due to extent of injuries

Hornell resident accused of abandoning two dogs; one euthanized due to extent of injuries

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports an Animal Cruelty investigation that resulted in the arrest of Angela D. Dixon, 44, of Hornell last week. On July 15th the Sheriff’s Office received an anonymous tip reporting two dogs abandoned in a residence on ... MORE