Seneca County Newswire

Seneca County Newswire

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

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  1. Court date postponed for trappers at former Seneca Army DepotRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    A court date for two men alleged to have set traps at the former Seneca Army Depot, one of which killed a pet dog, has been moved to July 1. The men are now scheduled to appear in Romulus Town Court at 11 a.m. July 1. Seneca County residents James W. Brown and Clint K. Moosman, both of Seneca Falls, are charged with 12 counts of setting the traps larger than 6 inches and failing to identify the traps as required by law.

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  2. 13-hour standoff with suicidal, armed Upstate NY man ends peacefullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | The Post-Standard

    ... entered the residence with the handgun," Waterloo police said in a news release. Waterloo police, along with Seneca County sheriff's deputies, state police and Seneca Falls police set up a perimeter around the home. A police negotiator talked to ...

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  3. Seneca Depot acreage sold; plan includes park for white deerRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | North County Public Radio

    ... Depot in central New York. Local businessman Earl Martin was picked from among 16 bids to buy the land. The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency announced Martin's winning bid Thursday. According to the agreement, Martin will pay $900,000 for ...

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  4. Seneca Depot acreage sold; plan includes park for white deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Depot in central New York. Local businessman Earl Martin was picked from among 16 bids to buy the land. The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency announced Martin's winning bid Thursday. According to the agreement, Martin will pay $900,000 for ...

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  5. Winning bidder for former Seneca Army Depot pledges to save white deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Post-Standard

    The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency today announced its selection of Seneca Falls businessman Earl Martin as the winning bidder for the nearly 7,000 remaining acres of the former Seneca Army Depot. Martin, 37, owner of Seneca Iron Works and Deer Haven Park, LLC., offered $900,000, which was unanimously approved by the IDA's board Monday.

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  6. Inside Finger Lakes' Nuclear Bunker Data CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... munitions storage and disposal facility. The base, which was built in 1941 and subsequently sold to the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency in 2000, is a sprawling 10,500-acre plot of land dotted with aging industrial buildings interspersed ...

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  7. Airports in region to get state fundingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 13 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... International Airport for the rehabilitation of an existing hangar and related aircraft parking apron. In Seneca County, Finger Lakes Regional Airport will receive $720,000 for construction of a conventional hangar. "Our airports are the gateways to ...

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  8. Seneca County man saves family from burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Investigators tell us he noticed flames coming from his neighbor's garage on East Kendig Street in Waterloo just after 8 Thursday night. We're told he immediately took action, running over to help all four people inside escape.

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  9. Lovely Warren Discusses Midtown Site ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Your News Now

    ... from Rochester to work at the Batavia OTB, Finger Lakes Raceway and Wilmot's future Lago Resort and Casino in Seneca County. "The fact that we have lost conventions. We have lost differerent restaurants looking at our area and different ...

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  10. Finding a value for an obsolete note from Waterloo: Readers AskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Coin World

    Over the years I have collected many notes and coins. While I was looking through some of my stuff, I came across a very nice 1844 $20 note of the Seneca County Bank in Waterloo, N.Y.,that I can't identify and find very little reference to.

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  11. Seneca County Man Accused of Hitting RPD Officer With Car in Seneca Park Pleads Not GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Your News Now

    A Monroe County Grand Jury has indicted the Seneca County man shot by a Rochester police officer in Seneca Park last month. Andrew Kappesser, 24, was indicted on multiple charges including attempted aggravated assault on a police officer, assault and driving while ability impaired by drugs.

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  12. Miner to address Concerned Citizens of Seneca County about economic developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Miner will speak at a forum hosted by Concerned Citizens of Seneca County -- a group that takes issue with landfill companies transporting trash to the Finger Lakes. Allison Stokes, a volunteer with the citizens group, said members of the group met with Miner in March.

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  13. Waterloo recognizes 150 years of honoring Memorial DayRead the original story

    Monday May 30 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... Memorial Day recognized a special anniversary. This year marked the 150th year since the Town of Waterloo in Seneca County started the holiday. As part of their weekend long commemoration, they help a parade Monday afternoon where dozens of veterans ...

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  14. Effective in Yates County, Ny Until 5/29/2016 5:15 PM EstRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | WENY

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BINGHAMTON HAS ISSUED A * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... SCHUYLER COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... SENECA COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... NORTHEASTERN STEUBEN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... NORTHERN CHEMUNG COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... WESTERN CAYUGA COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... EASTERN YATES COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... WESTERN TOMPKINS COUNTY IN CENTRAL NEW YORK... * UNTIL 630 PM EDT * AT 334 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

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  15. Authors: Memorial Day was founded in Columbus, Ga., 150 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... proposed the commemoration in the fall of 1865 and enlisted the aid of retired Gen. John Murray, then the Seneca County clerk, in the winter of 1866 to plan the event. That tale was further entrenched 100 years later. Based on only secondary ...

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  16. How Waterloo, NY became the birthplace of Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    On March 7, 1966, New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller proclaimed the Seneca County village of Waterloo as the "birthplace of Memorial Day." The proclamation said that Waterloo was the place for the "first, formal, complete, well planned, village-wide observance of a day entirely dedicated to honoring the war dead."

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  17. Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack horsemen, farmers lobby Albany for supportRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... Brown has been beating the drum on behalf of area horsemen since Wilmot-owned del Lago Resort and Casino in Seneca County first filed its casino license application in 2014. Brown says racing in the Finger Lakes region is at risk because del Lago - ...

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  18. Photonics fuels Victor firm's expansionRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... Golisano Children's Hospital, which opened last year, and the Del Lago Resort & Casino being built in Tyre, Seneca County. The company has more than 175 office workers and roughly 900 field technicians. It logs sales of nearly $300 million and does ...

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  19. Finger Lakes horsemen calling for cut of Lagoa s future...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... state's struggling horse racing industry and the prospect of new upstate casinos coming on line. Lago, in the Seneca County community of Tyre, is slated to open next January. Horsemen expect that a full service casino there will put a dent in the ...

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  20. Stinky problem for city as landfill drops $3.3B trash contractRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | New York Business.com

    ... It does seem apparent that the Department of Sanitation can no longer depend on the Seneca Meadows Landfill. Seneca County's board of supervisors voted unanimously to oppose IESI's contract with New York City. In the touristy Finger Lakes region, ...

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