ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $5.8 million.
The Elmira, New York-based bank said it had earnings of $1.20 per...
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $2.5 million.
The bank, based in Elmira, New York, said it had earnings of 51 cents per...
BRIGHTON, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York woman has been charged in a crash that killed a woman and a 9-year-old girl who were walking on a sidewalk, officials said.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $4.2 million.
The Elmira, New York-based bank said it had earnings of 87 cents per...
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Cornell held Division III Elmira to 33 points on 24.5% shooting on the way to a 70-33 win on Monday night. Both marks represented season bests for the Big Red.
Elmira vs. Cornell (2-10)
Newman Arena at Bartels Hall, Ithaca, New York; Monday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Cornell Big Red will be taking on the Soaring Eagles of Division III...
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York man serving a life sentence in prison for killing a Long Island police officer during a traffic stop and then fatally shooting a motorist as he fled the scene in 2012...
BRIGHTON, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have identified a babysitter and a 9-year-old girl who were killed when a car slammed into them on a sidewalk in suburban Rochester.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Friday reported third-quarter earnings of $2 million.
The Elmira, New York-based bank said it had earnings of 40 cents per...
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Monday reported second-quarter profit of $5 million.
The Elmira, New York-based bank said it had earnings of $1.02 per share.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — It appears an upstate New York man was not hungry when police say he stole a Little Debbie delivery truck.
Police say 38-year-old Joseph Tocco of Elmira swiped the truck...
NEW YORK (AP) — Quinton Adlesh matched his season high, scoring 20 points in Columbia's 102-63 win over Division III Elmira College on Saturday.
Adlesh was 7 of 11 from the field including four from distance for the Lions (5-9). Patrick Tape added 14 points and 14 rebounds and Jake Killingsworth had 11 points and four assists.
Columbia shot 51.5 percent from the field compared with 35 percent for Elmira and had a 47-28 rebounding advantage.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (AP) — One person has died in a house fire in New York's Southern Tier.
The Star-Gazette of Elmira reports the fire broke out in the town of Horseheads Tuesday afternoon, and multiple fire crews were called to the scene.
New York State Police are withholding the identity of the victim pending notification of next of kin.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is touting work to renovate airports in Syracuse, Plattsburgh and the Southern Tier.
The Democrat, who is up for re-election next week, traveled to Syracuse Hancock International Airport on Thursday to announce the completion of that facility's $62 million overhaul.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $6.9 million.
The bank, based in Elmira, New York, said it had earnings of $1.43 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $1.11 per share.
The financial holding company posted revenue of $23.5 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $22.5 million, which topped Street forecasts.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Several roads in New York's Southern Tier have been closed by flash flooding caused by heavy rains from the remnants of Hurricane Florence.
The National Weather Service says more than 4 inches of rain had fallen by Tuesday morning from the Elmira area to counties in southeastern New York.
The weather service has issued flash flood warnings and watches for more than a dozen counties stretching from the Southern Tier to the Catskills and the Hudson Valley.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — Elmira College says it will decrease its tuition by 15 percent next school year.
The private Southern Tier college announced Monday it will "reset" its tuition and fees to $35,400 for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Elmira joins a number of colleges adjusting tuition costs amid rising higher education costs.
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Western New York-based grocery chain Tops Markets will close 10 stores across the state as it restructures under bankruptcy protection.
Tops says the stores are underperforming and will close by the end of November.
Chief Executive Frank Curci also said Thursday that the company has received court approval of a pension agreement with the United Food and Commercial Workers Union, which represents most of its workers.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) _ Chemung Financial Corp. (CHMG) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $2.5 million.
The bank, based in Elmira, New York, said it had earnings of 52 cents per share.
The financial holding company posted revenue of $21.2 million in the period. Its revenue net of interest expense was $20.3 million, beating Street forecasts.
BATH, N.Y. (AP) — National cemeteries across upstate New York will join those around the nation in honoring veterans this Memorial Day.
The Department of Veterans Affairs says events are planned for Monday at Bath National Cemetery, Woodlawn National Cemetery in Elmira and the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville.
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ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A teenage mother who abandoned her infant daughter in a trash bag behind a New York home has been sentenced to nine years in prison.
Harriette Hoyt of Sayre, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty to attempted murder in exchange for the sentence Friday in Chemung County Court. Her lawyer, John Brennan, said Hoyt was very sorry and admits that her diagnosis of postpartum depression didn't excuse her actions.
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Willie Rodriguez scored 19 points with 9-for-11 shooting, Bobby Ahearn added 16 points to go with seven rebounds and Binghamton coasted to a 113-65 win over Division III program Elmira on Saturday to tie a program record nine non-conference wins in a single season.
PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) — A 23-year-old man sought in connection with the disappearance of a woman in upstate New York was being held Monday in a county jail in southern Nevada on $275,000 bail after his arrest on charges of kidnapping, sexual assault and battery with a deadly weapon.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say the suspect in an armed robbery has been shot and killed by upstate New York police after he fired at officers during a vehicle pursuit.
Police in the city of Elmira say a break-in was reported around 5:20 a.m. Thursday at a home where three gunshots were fired and money was stolen by a man later identified as 34-year-old James Davis.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities have charged a member of two fire departments in New York with selling heroin.
The Star-Gazette of Elmira reports (http://stargaz.tt/2ybRsf4 ) that a Chemung County grand jury indicted 43-year-old Thomas Margeson on a felony count of criminal sale of a controlled substance.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A 17-year-old Pennsylvania girl accused of abandoning her infant daughter in a plastic bag left in the backyard of a New York home has been indicted on attempted murder and other charges.
The Chemung County prosecutor says Harriette Hoyt, of Sayre, Pennsylvania, was arraigned Thursday on charges that also include reckless endangerment and abandonment of a child.
BATH, N.Y. (AP) — A New York woman has been convicted of murder for setting fire to the upstate home of a man who died in the blaze.
The Star-Gazette of Elmira reports (http://stargaz.tt/2wr2kZl ) a Steuben (stoo-BEHN') County jury needed less than three hours Tuesday to convict 38-year-old Iryn Meyers, of Wayland, on charges that included second-degree murder and arson.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say an 8-month-old girl who survived being abandoned in a plastic bag left in an upstate New York yard has been released from a hospital.
Police in Elmira say Wednesday that the baby recently was released from Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. Sgt. William Solt says the infant has been placed in foster care.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — Two sisters who thought a dog was making noises near their neighbor's bushes discovered something shocking: a filthy 8-month-old baby girl who survived three nights outside in a white plastic bag.
"Her legs were just dangling in the bag. Her head was in the bag. Her whole head was covered all the way down," Kayla Seals told Elmira television station WENY.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Newspapers in Elmira, Glens Falls and Albany were honored Saturday night as Newspapers of Distinction by the New York State Associated Press Association. Broadcasters in Elmira, Buffalo and New York City were judged Outstanding News Operations.
Also announced at the NYSAPA annual banquet in Saratoga Springs were winners of other top categories for stories printed, broadcast or posted online in 2016, including Journalist of the Year and the First Amendment Award.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand will promote a bill to protect seniors from financial scams during a swing through upstate New York.
Gillibrand is touting legislation Thursday that would improve the way senior financial abuse is reported and establish a national hotline for seniors. The Democratic senator says she wants to provide more resources to fight the financial exploitation of seniors before they are victimized.
BATH, N.Y. (AP) — A murder trial is set to begin for a former professional hockey player accused of hiring a man to kill his wife and set fire to their house in New York.
Prosecutors say Thomas Clayton hired Michael Beard to kill 35-year-old Kelley Clayton in September 2015 in her home in rural Caton, on the Pennsylvania border near Elmira. Beard was convicted of first- and second-degree murder in November.
BATH, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has been found guilty of killing the wife of a former professional hockey player in what prosecutors call a murder-for-hire plot.
Michael Beard was convicted of first- and second-degree murder on Friday. The 45-year-old was charged with bludgeoning Kelley Clayton to death in September 2015 in her home in rural Caton, on the Pennsylvania border near Elmira.
BATH, N.Y. (AP) — Testimony has begun in the trial of a man charged with killing an upstate New York woman in a murder-for-hire plot with her husband, a former professional hockey player.
Forty-five-year-old Michael Beard, of Elmira, is on trial in Steuben County Court on a second-degree murder charge in the September 2015 slaying of Kelley Clayton. Testimony began Tuesday.
NICHOLS, N.Y. (AP) — State police say a 90-year-old New York man driving the wrong way on an upstate highway crashed into another vehicle, killing himself and injuring the other driver.
Troopers say they received a report around 3 p.m. Tuesday of a car driving west in the eastbound lanes of state Route 17 after leaving the rest area in the Tioga County town of Nichols, on the Pennsylvania border 25 miles west of Binghamton.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — The remains of an American soldier killed during the Korean War have been identified and will be returned to upstate New York for burial this week.
The Pentagon says 18-year-old Cpl. William Smith of Hornell in Steuben (stoo-BEHN') County was serving in the Army's 25th Infantry Division when Chinese forces attacked his unit in late November 1950 near Usan, South Korea.
When Smith's unit regrouped after the battle, his was listed as missing in action.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a teen and preteen have been charged in the accidental shooting death of a 12-year-old New York boy.
Police in Elmira say a 12-year-old and a 15-year-old have been charged with possession of a firearm in the fatal shooting of an Elmira boy at a home July 30. The case will be handled in Chemung County Family Court.
Officials say their names aren't being released because of their ages. Authorities also haven't released the victim's...
ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a tractor-trailer has died in a fiery crash on Interstate 86 in upstate New York.
The crash occurred Monday morning when state police say the westbound tractor-trailer crashed off the highway in the town of Elmira, struck several trees and caught fire.
Troopers say the truck's driver died in the crash. Authorities didn't immediately identify the victim.