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2 hrs ago | WENY

3 Arrested in Horseheads Gun Store Burglary

After an almost nine month investigation, the Horseheads Police Department arrested three individuals, on July 11, 2014, in connection with the October break in and theft of 49 handguns from Scott's Guns located at 306 Watkins Road in the Village of Horseheads.

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Related Topix: Horseheads, NY, Elmira, NY

6 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

Town & Country column: Big Flats finds savings as it shares services

Nobody likes paying taxes -- myself included -- and it's even more frustrating to see those hard-earned dollars wasted.

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Related Topix: Big Flats, NY, Elmira, NY, Steuben County, NY, Schuyler County, NY

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Group kicks off new summer reading program in Chemung County

The Chemung County Summer Literacy Collaborative on Friday announced a summer reading campaign that will offer six weeks of themed books, activities, experiments, teacher training, on-site coaching and guest readers.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben get Homeland Security grants

The counties represented by state Sen. Tom O'Mara are included in a package of $185 million in state and federal Homeland Security and emergency preparedness grants announced this week in Albany.

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Related Topix: Chemung, NY, Big Flats, NY

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Chris Moss, Republican for lieutenant governor, discusses his candidacy in Watertown

That's what he told Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino when Mr. Astorino approached him about being his running mate.

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Related Topix: Watertown, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Press & Sun-Bulletin

What did that house sell for? Real estate transactions in the Twin Tiers

Real estate transactions are public records obtained by the Star-Gazette from the deeds on file in the county clerks' offices.

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Related Topix: Big Flats, NY, Elmira Heights, NY, Horseheads, NY

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Corning Hospital readies for big move on Saturday

At around 7 a.m. Saturday, the first patient at Guthrie Corning Hospital's building on Denison Parkway will be placed in a Rural Metro ambulance and transported to a new room at the hospital's new facility in East Corning.

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Related Topix: Corning, NY, Nursing, Medicine

The Post-Standard

Moss: 'Common Core' ballot line offers choice to vote for candidate or convictions

A new independent ballot line called 'Stop Common Core' could draw votes from people who oppose that concept, but don't always vote for Republicans, said the Republican candidate for lieutenant governor who intends to run on that line.

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Related Topix: Onondaga County, NY, Syracuse, NY

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Exhibit featuring artwork of Elmira students

Local elementary students have created artwork depicting their views of the city.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY, Education Etc.

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Elmiran charged with assaulting man at ex-girlfriend's house

An Elmira man faces multiple charges after police say he arrived unannounced as his ex-girlfriend's home, punched a man in the face he found there, threw over the man's Harley Davidson motorcycle and then hit him with his pickup truck.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY, Rochester, NY

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Feds eye Big Flats building to ease immigration crisis

A Big Flats aviation facility was, and may still be, under consideration for another kind of flight -- processing some of the thousands of Central American women and children now crossing into the U.S. illegally.

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Related Topix: Big Flats, NY, US News, Corning, NY, Federal Aviation Administration

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Work to begin on 2 Chemung County bridges

The Chemung County Department of Public Works announced work will soon begin on two Chemung County bridges.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY, Chemung, NY

WENY

Effective in Chemung County, Ny Until 7/7/2014 5:30 PM Est

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BINGHAMTON HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN CHEMUNG COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... SOUTHEASTERN SCHUYLER COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... NORTHERN TIOGA COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... SOUTHERN TOMPKINS COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... * UNTIL 530 PM EDT.

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Related Topix: New York, Tioga County, NY, Tompkins County, NY, Brooktondale, NY

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Benches outside courthouse dedicated to late Judge Buckley

The late Peter Buckley of Elmira, longtime Chemung County and Surrogate Court judge, found peace in the garden outside the entrance to the Chemung County Courthouse.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Meth lab found in Elmira Heights; 2 men arrested

A meth lab was found at an Elmira Heights home late Saturday, Elmira Heights police announced.

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Related Topix: Elmira Heights, NY

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Danger on your deck: Broome experts tell you how to fire up your grill

The spiedies are on the skewers. You step outside onto your beautiful wooden deck where your propane grill is waiting to be fired up for the perfect summer barbecue.

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Related Topix: Fire, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Explosion, Binghamton, NY

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Downtown Elmira Church Plans Open House and Historical Exhibit

Trinity Episcopal Church has partnered with the Chemung County Historical Society to present an exhibit of archived photos at a City of Elmira 150th Anniversary Event.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY, Chemung, NY

Thu Jul 03, 2014

WENY

Avoiding Holiday Road Rage

As the holiday weekend approaches, more cars will be on the road, and more drivers coping with holiday traffic.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Elmira man shoots at trooper, deputy

An Elmira man faces two charges of attempted murder after police said he fired a shotgun at a Chemung County Sheriff's Office deputy and a New York State Police trooper as they investigated a domestic dispute.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY, Chemung, NY

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Ashland woman charged with animal cruelty

Elmira City Animal Control said Desirae L. MacBride, 32, was charged Wednesday by animal control officers with two counts of animal cruelty.

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Related Topix: Elmira, NY

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