SOUTHPORT, N.Y. (18-News) Congressman Tom Reed announced legislation to prevent school districts from losing funding for students opting out of Common Core testing.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The New York State Police launch the statewide "Speed Week" Campaign to deter drivers from speeding.
A local couple is starting their own garden shop, set to open in early May.
ELMIRA, NY (18 NEWS) -- According to the New York State Department of Health, there is a recent spike in New York State in emergency room visits due to the use of synthetic pot.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- The 7th annual Jewish Food Festival draws in hundreds of people to celebrate family, friends, food, and culture at Congregation Kol Ami.
ERWIN, NY (18 NEWS) -- A forest fire started Sunday afternoon in the Town of Erwin.
NICHOLS, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The River Road Expo, a comic and pop culture convention, brought in over one thousand fans to Tioga Downs Sunday.
Corning, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- A new exhibit was shown this week at the Corning Museum of Glass.
Rochester, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- A Corning girl who overcame cancer is honored and performs at a gala in Rochester.
Watkins Glen, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Fans from across the region were ready to rev their engines on the legendary Watkins Glen International Race Track.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18-News) - Incident happened on April 3rd.
Tioga Co. (18 NEWS) -- An iconic tree in Blossburg could be in danger of coming down.
A local resident donated to the shelter Thursday.
Elmira, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Despite Arnot Ogden Medical Center's stance that neighbors will not have to move, concerns remain over a possible expansion.
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.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (18-News) - A Tioga County, Pennsylvania man pleads guilty to stealing from a health care benefit program.
Much Anticipated Construction is Set to Start on I-86 this Month.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- Community members gather for a celebration of 99 year old Tom Sloniger's life, at the Joycrest Skating Rink.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Governor Andrew Cuomo's Start-Up NY jobs program has created 76 jobs, with the state spending over $50 million on advertising.
Nichols, N.Y. (18-NEWS) - The River Road Expo is a comic and pop culture convention held at Tioga Downs 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.
TOWANDA, PA. (18-News) - Bradford County officials want to hear from owners of homes damaged during the flood events of 2011 and before that time, if all the needed repairs are not yet complete.
WATKINS GLEN, NY (18 NEWS) -- The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce held its 9th annual business expo Wednesday. Local entrepreneurs tell 18 News what it's like owning a business in New York State.
CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Tax deadline day is upon us, and since post offices across our area are closed, last minute filers don't have too many options left. What you need to do if you haven't filed your taxes.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- An Elmira man donates a $10,000 check to a local shelter, with plans to donate more money within the week.
Elmira Police Department Warn Residents About An IRS Scam In the Area.
NBC NEWS - BeechNut Nutrition is recalling some 19-hundred pounds of baby food products that may be contaminated with small pieces of glass.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Some people across the Twin Tiers are still scrambling to get their tax returns filed by midnight Wednesday. The April 15th deadline is here.
Elmira, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Trinity of Chemung County held it's 5th Annual Poster Contest for local students.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- A New York State Trooper saves a crash victim, the second life he has saved in the past month.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- The Chemung County Sheriff's Department will provide administrative and supervisory services for the village of Horseheads Police Department in the coming months.
WATKINS GLEN N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Common Core testing kicked off today, and a rising number of parents have opted their children out of the standardized testing this year. Despite a parent's reasoning, these choices could affect schools.
In the Next Few Days the Sheriffs' Annual Honorary Membership Drive Will Begin and They Need Your Help.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Tuesday morning, the Elmira Water Board’s construction crews will start a project to replace the existing water main on South Walnut Street from Partridge Street to Mt. Zoar.
TIOGA CENTER, N.Y. (18 NEWS) --Taxpayers in the Tioga Central School District have a big decision to make when they head to the polls next month. The district's proposed 2015/2016 school year budget means residents could see a 30 percent tax hike.
ADDISON, NY (18 NEWS) -- The Addison man who is being charged with cruelty to animals says he is giving his horses away.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (18 NEWS/WSYR-TV) - On Tuesday, the first round of standardized tests begin across the state. However, many New York parents are having their kids refuse to take them.
CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - It was a flashback to the 1770s this weekend in Corning, with reenactors living out a big part of our nation's history during a Revolutionary War encampment.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Elmira YWCA is experiencing a cash crunch after it was closed for more than two weeks, and it needs your help.
CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Museum Association of New York is holding its 2015 conference this week, and it's right here in our area.
Nichols, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Fans of polka music gathered for the second annual of the festival.
Elmira, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Dozens gathered to catch a glimpse at the cemetery's new marker, which honors two dozen citizens buried there.
Athens, P.A. (18 NEWS) -- Despite the chilly morning, runners took part in the 5th Annual "Jean and Pete Memorial" 5k Run.
Hammondsport, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- The area between Penn Yann and Keuka Lake is getting some national attention.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18 News) - Man wanted for questioning taken into custody at Knights Inn in Horseheads.
CORNING, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- A panel of community leaders led a discussion at Corning Community College on dealing with sexual violence in our country and community.
FAIRDALE, IL (NBC) - At least one person was killed after a giant wedge tornado ripped across northern Illinois Thursday night.
Elmira, N.Y. (18 NEWS) -- Expanding a program that could fix student violence issues is a key part of new proposed budget.
CORNING, N.Y. (18NEWS) -- Corning Community College students get involved in The Ugandan Water Project to fundraise for millions without access to clean water.
Governor Cuomo Announces a Statewide Crackdown on Distracted Driving Today.