The word Sriram Hathwar spelled to clinch his fifth trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee was “maffick,” which means “to celebrate with boisterous rejoicing and hilarious behavior.”
Nearly 60 students from 29 area schools - including defending champ Sriram Hathwar - will compete in Thursday's Regional Spelling Bee, to be held at Campbell-Savona High School's Stephen B. Morley Auditorium.
A top county official from New York City's northern suburbs announced Wednesday that he will run for governor, launching an uphill fight to unseat heavily favored incumbent Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
State Sen. Tom O'Mara, R-Big Flats, announced Tuesday he will push for passage of the proposed medical marijuana bill in the state Senate, the Compassionate Care Act.
State Sen. Tom O'Mara, R-Big Flats, and other Senate Republicans announced a new initiative Tuesday in Albany aimed at getting more young people involved in farming.
The investigation continues into the cause of a fatal fire Monday morning on West Steuben Street in downtown Bath. “We’re looking at electrical issues,” Steuben County Fire Inv. Joe Gerych said Tuesday.One person was killed and another...
A wood stove chimney fire that spread into the walls damaged a home Tuesday morning in the Town of Bath.The Bath Fire Department was called to the Robert and Margaret Mesler residence at 7943 Harrisburg Hollow Road at 3:09 a.m., said Chief David G....
WATERLOO -- For a while Monday, Prattsburgh appeared determined to do something rival Jasper-Troupsburg could not - make a serious four-quarter run at knocking off undefeated Romulus. Although Prattsburgh's early 5-0 lead didn't last long, the Vikings...
BATH | An early morning fire killed one resident and injured another Monday in downtown Bath.The blaze was reported at approximately 1:30 a.m. in the back apartment on the second floor above Sherwood’s Wine & Liquor at 12 W. Steuben St., said...
The new 1,030-seat auditorium at East High will host its first event Sunday, a pair of vocal and instrumental concerts called “Reveal.”
There’s no glory in it. Stopping those who are driving drunk is almost never going to get an officer or a trooper on the evening news, or on the front page of the newspaper.
Of the 80 voices that make up the Chorus of the Southern Finger Lakes, only one female can claim the role of a tenor: 94-year-old Jean Gerych.
The Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes will perform its “Return to Spring” concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Clemens Center for the Performing Arts in Elmira.
Cabin Fever - the annual Mardi Gras-themed wine and beer tasting event in downtown Corning - is set for 5-8 p.m. Friday.
CAMPBELL – Jasper-Troupsburg’s Bryan Guild opened overtime with a pair of 3-pointers – part of an 8-0 run that helped the Wildcats defeat Hammondsport 69-62 in their Section V, Class D1 semifinal at Campbell-Savona High School Wednesday. Not bad for a...
Authorities are hunting for a man they say robbed the Elmira Savings Bank branch on County Route 64 in Big Flats on Wednesday.
MAYVILLE | An ex-Marine from Virginia was sentenced Monday to 25 years to life in prison for killing a New York school superintendent over a long-distance, online relationship between the school official and the man’s wife. A jury in November...
BATH | A man convicted of manslaughter in the 2011 death of a Gibson woman will be in front of a judge Monday to find out if he’ll be subject to a harsher sentence.After Joseph Dixon’s conviction Jan. 14, Steuben County District Attorney...
A 2012 reform to the National Flood Insurance Program has led to uncertainty and confusion, and is on a path to create massive rate increases, a group of local government and business representatives said Friday.
The growth of craft brewing in the area continues, as construction is well underway at Steuben Brewing Company on the west side of Keuka Lake.
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