Chemung County Newswire

Chemung County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chemung County, NY.

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  1. Community Members Honor "Earth Day 2018" Through Cigarette Butt Pick-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WENY

    ... right here in the Twin Tiers. The Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Coalition partnered with Reality Check and Chemung County Public Health for a cigarette butt pick-up on Saturday. "This is the fourth annual Earth Day Clean-up and we do different ...

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  2. Free Rabies Clinic to be Held in Pine CityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WENY

    The clinic is sponsored by the Chemung County Health Department and the Chemung County SPCA. It will take place from 11AM to 1PM.

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  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | WENY

    ... that are abut downtown," said Krusen. A part of the state money from E.S.P.R.I will also go towards, Chemung County Chamber of Commerce. The Commissioner of Chemung County Human Services, Jennifer Stimson said in a statement to WENY, "The Department ...

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  4. Chemung County Sees Increase in Sales Tax RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | WENY

    Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli announced on Tuesday that the county saw a 6.5% sales tax revenue increase in the first quarter of this year. That is in comparison to the first quarter of last year.

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  5. Chemung County Proposes Council of GovernmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | WENY

    In response to the recent Center for Governmental Research report, County Executive Tom Santulli has invited representation from all local governments in the county to be a part of the proposed Council of Governments. Santulli suggested the creation of the council in the proposed Chemung County Municipal Fiscal Transparency and Tax Stabilization Plan.

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  6. Reed endorsed unanimously by GOP committee chairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | Observer

    ... "I am grateful that Tom consistently supports legislation that is beneficial to the hardworking people of Chemung County, such as a recent bill that would eliminate the local share of Medicaid that counties are mandated to pay the state. I proudly ...

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  7. Chemung County officials investigating loud booms heard across areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | WENY

    The Chemung County Sheriff's Office is investigating reports of loud booms heard across the Horseheads and Big Flats area. On his Facebook page, Sheriff Christopher Moss said the booms happened around 7:25 p.m. Friday night, he also said the booms are being investigated as Tannerite explosions.

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  8. County Officials Take Next Step In Approved Hotel ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | WENY

    ... of Southern Tier Economic Growth. The last public meeting will be April 25th starting art 9:30 a.m at the Chemung County Commerce Center, where citizens can make public comments on the project. The International Development Association will then ...

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  9. Elmira Native Announces Candidacy for Chemung County ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | WENY

    He believes that Chemung County, as a community, needs to "think outside of the box and search for new, innovative ways to reinvent" the area. Emanuel is an Elmira native and currently lives in the city with his wife and family.

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  10. Chemung County Compost Facility Opens Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | WENY

    The site, located on Blostien Blvd. in Horseheads, will be available free of charge for residents of Chemung County to dispose yard waste.

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  11. Elmira Man Arrested on Drug Sale ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | WENY

    The Chemung County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division arrested an Elmira man after executing a search warrant in the City of Elmira Tuesday, April 10. 47-year-old Gregory Loyd was arrested on a Superior Court Warrant charging him with Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance.

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  12. Air-Flo expanding operations, creating jobs in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Trailer/Body Builders

    Equipment manufacturer Air-Flo Manufacturing will expand operations in Chemung County, the office of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday. The company will purchase the 310,000-square-foot former Belden Connectivity facility in Horseheads, NY, where it will consolidate its truck body and accessory manufacturing operations and install new production lines, creating 40 new jobs.

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  13. Forty new jobs coming to Chemung CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | WENY

    Forty new jobs are coming to Chemung County, all thanks to a multi-million dollar expansion project being done by a local company. The announcement was made by Governor Andrew Cuomo, who also says 200 full time jobs at "Air-Flo Manufacturing" were also secured.

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  14. Governor Cuomo Announces Expansion Plan for Air-Flo Manufacturing in Chemung CountyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | PressReleasePoint

    Investment in Established Company Complements "Southern Tier Soaring" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that truck industry equipment manufacturer Air-Flo Manufacturing will expand its operations in Chemung County. The storied company will purchase the 310,000 square-foot former Belden Connectivity facility on Main Street North in Horseheads, NY where it will consolidate its truck body and accessory manufacturing operations and install new production lines.

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  15. Clifton Park expects savings with LED street lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 8 | Albany Times Union

    ... their street lights and replace bulbs with LED lighting were West Seneca in Erie County, Horseheads in Chemung County and Clarkstown in Rockland County. Barrett's only concern was that the brighter LED lights would add to light pollution. He said ...

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  16. Three Arrested for Allegedly Possessing One Pound of Marijuana, over $11,000 in CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | WENY

    The Chemung County Sheriff's Office has arrested two men and a woman after executing a search warrant and finding over one pound of marijuana along with $11,000 in cash. According to police, the search warrant was obtained as part of an ongoing investigation into the sale of drugs from the residence of 53 Hampton Road in the Town of Southport.

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  17. Logan-Lattimore announces campaign for Chemung County Legislature 13th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | WENY

    A new candidate has thrown her name into the ring for a seat on the Chemung County Legislature. Tanisha Logan-Lattimore announced tonight she'll be running in district 13. Logan-Lattimore says she believes it's time for a change in the city of Elmira.

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  18. Another Name In The Running; Chemung County LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | WENY

    She says she wants to be a part of a change that will "help our young people re-learn the importance of values, morals, integrity, and education." Logan-Lattimore will be kicking off her campaign at the VFW on Keefe Street in Elmira at 6:00 p.m.

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  19. Eaton Corporation announces layoffs at Horseheads facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | WENY

    More than 25 people will be without jobs by the end of the month in Chemung County. The Eaton Corporation said they'll be laying off some of their employees at their Horseheads location.

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  20. Lower Coleman/York Ave Stormwater Project MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | WENY

    Neighbors living in Chemung County will have their chance to learn more about the Lower Coleman/York Ave Stormwater Project this Tuesday. The project includes improvements in the stormwater system from the Whirts Creek inlet at Coleman Avenue through York Avenue to the Chemung River.

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