Chemung County Newswire

Chemung County Newswire

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  1. Chemung County Executive Candidate Mike Krusen Faces LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WENY

    ... it. Like everyone else who has seen these claims, I am confident the court will reject them and the voters of Chemung County should reject this brand of politics."

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  2. Limebike officially launches hub on Elmira College campusRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WENY

    ... go to different places downtown, go around the city, explore our trail system," says Nicolette Wagoner, Chemung County Planning Commissioner. [We want them to] really use these bikes as a way of exploring their community too." There are two ...

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  3. Mayor Mandell Addresses Sales Tax Allocation AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WENY

    Elmira, NY Officials in the city of Elmira briefly met during a public council meeting and discussed a proposal from Chemung County regarding the current sales tax allocation agreement. The deal began in 2013, with the county taking on the cost of the city's D-P-W and grounds workers; Chemung County also began keeping a larger portion of of the sales tax revenue it distributes to the city.

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  4. City of Elmira looks to fill southside Tops vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WENY

    ... to make sure southside residents have access to a new grocery store once it closes. "We've worked with the Chemung County transportation council," City of Elmira Mayor, Dan Mandell. "They're going to actually put a bus route in to help those ...

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  5. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WENY

    The Chemung County Sheriff's Office is being recognized for its work in the corrections division. On Monday, the department celebrated its re-accreditation by the New York State Sheriff's Association.

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  6. Elmira Corning Regional Airport to Have Non-Stop Flight Services to Washington Dulles in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WENY

    BIG FLATS, N.Y. The Elmira Corning Regional Airport Director of Aviation Bill Hopper and Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli have announced United Airlines will begin offering direct flights to Washington Dulles International Airport starting March 2019. "We were very excited when United started its Newark service out of ELM this past year.

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  7. 'Rally For Change' held this weekend in ElmiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WENY

    The rally will take place from 2 to 4 pm at Wisner Park in downtown Elmira. The event will feature speakers from the local community as well as remarks from Jerome and his Deputy Executive selection, Donald Kraft Sr. Emanuel said in a statement, "The focus of the rally is to highlight the message we have centered this campaign around; The status quo in Chemung County just isn't going to cut it any longer.

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  8. Free Rabies Clinic to be Held at Horseheads Town Hall SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WENY

    HORSEHEADS, N.Y. The Chemung County Health Department and the Chemung County SPCA are sponsoring a free rabies clinic at the Horseheads Town Hall on Saturday, October 13. The clinic will take place from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The town hall is located at 150 Wygant Road in Horseheads. All pets must be accompanied by an adult who is able to hold the pet during vaccination.

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  9. Cuomo warns of voter registration scam in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The Democrat's office says residents in Chemung and Steuben counties have received calls and text messages from someone offering to register them over the phone if they provide personal information. The calls come from a number in the 607 area code.

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  10. County proposes deal to extend five-year sales tax agreement with City of ElmiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | WENY

    The deal began in 2013, with the county taking on the cost of the city's D-P-W and grounds workers; Chemung County also began keeping a larger portion of of the sales tax revenue it distributes to the city. According to County Executive Tom Santulli, a new agreement was presented and passed unanimously in the Chemung County Legislature earlier this week.

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  11. ELECTION 2018: Public Speaks with Chemung Co. Executive Candidates, Legislative CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | WENY

    People in Chemung County had another chance to hear directly from candidates running in the Chemung County races next month. The nearly three hour event was held at the Big Flats Community Center Wednesday night and was hosted by the Chemung County Federation of Sportsmen's Clubs.

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  12. Demonstrations held to help disabled residents independently voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | WENY

    On Tuesday, the Chemung County Board of Elections and AIM Independent Living Center, taught disabled voters how they can make their voices heard on election night. "People want to vote independently," said AIM Director of Government and Public Affairs, John Zick.

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  13. 7th Annual Fall Fest Held at Chemung County FairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | WENY

    Today in Horseheads, the 7th annual Fall Fest celebration was held at the Chemung County Fairgrounds. From late Saturday morning through the afternoon, several local residents stopped by to see what all the vendors on hand had to offer.

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  14. Chemung Co. Legislative Candidate Holds Meet and GreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | WENY

    Community members in the Town of Elmira had the chance to meet with one of the candidates running for Chemung County Legislator. The goal behind the gathering was to start a productive conversation.

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  15. Kidnapping suspect pleads guilty to felony burglary in Chemung CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | WENY

    The man accused of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend, and leading police on a car chase that ended in a crash, has pleaded guilty in Chemung County Court on Wednesday. The Chemung County DA's Office says 29-year-old Cody Lipka pleaded guilty to felony burglary, and will likely face 14-years in prison.

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  16. Chemung County to Hold Public Hearing on Hazard Mitigation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | WENY

    BIG FLATS, N.Y. Chemung County and other participating jurisdictions will hold a meeting on Thursday, October 4 in order to get public input on a county-wide Hazard Mitigation Action Plan. The meeting will take place that evening from 5:00 6:00 at the Big Flats Community Center, located at 476 Maple Street.

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  17. Howe, Camille AliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... N.Y., on April 26, 1934, to the late Raynard Howe & Gladys Howe. She was a dietician for Polk County & Chemung County, N.Y. She was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels for many years, and an avid Tampa Bay Lightning fan. She was a former Stephan ...

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  18. NJ Woman Arrested After Allegedly Stealing Car, Giving False Identity, Having Active WarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WENY

    ELMIRA, N.Y. Deputies from the Chemung County Sheriff's Office arrested a New Jersey woman after she allegedly gave a false name to officers, did not have a valid driver's license, stole a car in Pennsylvania and had a warrant out for her arrest out of Texas. According to police, 21-year-old Krissean Smith-Newhart of Jersey City, New Jersey was allegedly in a disabled car on I-86 in the Town of Elmira when police responded.

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  19. Habitat for Humanity hosts home ownership orientationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | WENY

    If you're looking to move into a new home, the Chemung County Habitat for Humanity says they can help you! The organization held a free orientation on Friday as well as each month, inviting the public to learn more about how they can become future homeowners. Habitat for Humanity looks at three basic criteria, the first being the need for affordable housing by the family.

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  20. Friends of CCLD Book SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | WENY

    If you love to read, the Friends of the Chemung County Library District are getting ready for a sale you won't want to miss.

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