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  1. Court orders faction to surrender Cayuga Nation gas station in longstanding disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    A state Supreme Court Justice last week ordered one group of the Cayuga Nation to surrender a gas station and ice cream shop, among other properties, to another group who is recognized by the federal government. The ruling affects control of the the Nation-owned Cayuga Lake Trading store in Seneca Falls, at 2552 state Route 89, as well as the nearby Sugar Shack ice cream stand and Nation offices.

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  2. Readers Write: Portraits on U.S. currency, Sen. Al Franken and the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Star Tribune

    A woman in Seneca Falls, N.Y., held a sign supporting Harriet Tubman during a town-hall meeting in 2015 at which the portraits on currency were discussed. If educators rather than the Treasury Department had the greater say about portraits on U.S. paper currency, there might be more than one portrait on our bills .

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  3. Nantucket Is for FeministsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Conde Nast Traveler

    ... joined suffragist Elizabeth Cady Stanton in July 1848 to establish the first Women's Rights Convention at Seneca Falls, New York.) You can't talk about women's history on Nantucket without a hat tip to Maria Mitchell, America's first professional ...

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  4. The impact of the 19th AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | South Shore Record

    ... in anti-slavery movements. In 1848, women suffragists, led by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott, met in Seneca Falls, N.Y. to discuss women's rights. This convention was the first of many, said Krinsky. Women hoped that the end of the Civil ...

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  5. Local attorney supports Women's Hall of FameRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2017 | Rochester Business Journal

    Rochester attorney Sharon P. Stiller has partnered with design firm Abigail Riggs and the National Women's Hall of Fame to create a commemorative scarf that will go on sale at the induction ceremony on Sept. 16 to help raise money for the organization in Seneca Falls, Seneca County.

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  6. Simply Faithful: One person listeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    When your birthday falls on the day your country officially recognized women's right to vote, you feel a particular pull to the 19th Amendment. And this year, I felt a pull to spend my birthday visiting Seneca Falls, New York, where the first convention for women's rights was held in 1848.

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  7. Suffolk Police arrest man in connection to heroin deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A man has been arrested Tuesday in connection to an incident that resulted in the heroin overdose death of a young woman in December 2015. David Allen Mullins, Jr., 26, formerly of the 100 block of Mahan Street, was arrested by U.S. Marshals in Seneca Falls, New York.

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  8. Episode 5 of the Constitutional podcast: - Gender'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... often when you hear the story of how women fought for that right to vote in America, the tale usually begins at Seneca Falls, a quiet town by the Finger Lakes in upstate New York. It's where the first women's rights convention took place, in 1848. ...

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  9. Seneca Falls PD: Savannah man charged after fightRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... cing multiple charges, including assault and criminal obstruction of breathing. He was arraigned in the Town of Seneca Falls Court, and sent to the Seneca County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 bail.

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  10. From the left: Women's equality still has long way to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    ... movement by women that had its formal beginnings in 1848 at the world's first women's rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York. Do the math ... it took activists 72 years to get Congress and the states to pass the 19th Amendment. Three-quarters ...

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  11. Women's Suffrage Turns 97 Today - Here Are Our Next 6 BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | InStyle

    Quick history lesson: The 19th amendment grants all citizens of the United States the right to vote, regardless of sex. Thanks to suffragists like Susan B. Anthony, Lucretia Mott, and Elizabeth Cady-outspoken women who gathered at the Seneca Falls Convention in 1948-the right was written into law in 1920.

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  12. Women's Equality Day celebrates suffrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... your knowledge of the women's suffrage movement and the 19th Amendment. 5. In 1848, suffragists gathered at the Seneca Falls Convention in New York and produced this document, modeled after the Declaration of Independence: 7. By a one-vote margin, ...

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  13. Women's Equality Day 2017: What is it and why is it important?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Metro

    ... protested that after the American Revolution the ideals were not upheld for everyone in society. After the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention which was organised by abolitionists Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, the women's rights movement ...

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  14. President Donald J. Trump Proclaims August 26, 2017, as Women's Equality DayRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2017 | The White House

    ... to our country. Women's suffrage in America has its roots in the meeting of a group of trailblazers in 1848, in Seneca Falls, New York. While that meeting sparked a movement, suffragists fought for 72 long years thereafter to secure the vote for ...

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  15. Women's Equality Day has deep roots in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Newsday

    ... of the 19th Amendment that gave women the right to vote, a right that had New York roots, dating to the Seneca Falls convention. New York also was home to Shirley Chisholm, the first black congresswoman and the first woman to run for the Democratic ...

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  16. A look back at women winning the vote, in Utah and across the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... origin, the women's suffrage movement emerged in the mid-19th century and formally organized at the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention . In Seneca Falls, New York, about 300 hundred women and men gathered in the first women's rights convention to discuss ...

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  17. Districts run for fun, fitness and charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | The Progress

    ... raise money for leukemia research. The girls raised $400 with the "Pennies for Patients" program. Runners from Seneca Falls Central School District helped celebrate the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution by participating in the second annual ...

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  18. Women's Equality Day Is August 26 - Here's What That MeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Refinery 29

    ... women's suffrage. The movement started picking up speed in the late 19th century, particularly after the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention organized by abolitionists Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. In 1872, Susan B. Anthony and Sojourner Truth ...

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  19. Drs. Oz & Roizen: On cancer vaccines and fighting dementia before it happensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... suffered dementia at the end of their lives. What are my chances of dodging this family curse? - Harriett S., Seneca Falls, New York You definitely can increase your chances of good cognitive health as you get older! A study in The Lancet shows that ...

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  20. Try your hand at suffrage quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... your knowledge of the women's suffrage movement and the 19th Amendment. 5. In 1848, suffragists gathered at the Seneca Falls Convention in New York and produced this document, modeled after the Declaration of Independence: 7. By a one-vote margin, ...

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