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  1. Former Teacher Convicted on Child Pornography ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Your News Now

    Robert Snyder, 67 of Etna, taught in various schools in both Tompkins and Seneca counties. On Friday, a federal jury convicted him on several charges following a four-day trial.

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  2. Century-old Cars To Visit LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lansing Star

    About 90 members of the Snappers will be driving more than three dozen classic cars will be visiting Tompkins County next Monday through Friday. The cars, all of them at least 100 years old, will be in Lansing at least twice during that time.

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  3. Village Zoning Change Could Bring 140-Unit Apartment ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lansing Star

    ... said that it would bring about five new jobs to the Village, and would help meet needs expressed in the 2006 Tompkins County Housing Assessment that concluded the county needed about 4,000 new housing units over a span of several income levels to ...

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  4. The Lansing Star is 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lansing Star

    ... and you will find ' Pet of the Week ', in which a different adoptable animal appears each week, from the Tompkins County Socienty for the Prevention of Cruelty of Animals (SPCA) shelter. Currently authored by Sarah Post, 'Pet of the Week' has had ...

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  5. PEOPLE v. FORESTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FindLaw

    ... Ithaca (Eliza Filipowski of counsel), for respondent. Appeals (1) from a judgment of the County Court of Tompkins County (Cassidy, J.), rendered October 29, 2014, convicting defendant upon his plea of guilty of the crime of forgery in the second ...

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  6. Elmira Savings Bank Reports Second Quarter EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... and is a state-chartered bank with six offices in Chemung County, NY; three offices and a loan center in Tompkins County, NY; two offices in Steuben County, NY; one office in Cayuga County, NY; one office in Schuyler County; and a loan center in ...

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  7. Former substitute teacher heading to trial onaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... in Tompkins for 16 years. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/29OSfFS A former Tompkins County substitute teacher is heading to trial this week to face charges that he possessed child pornography. Robert Snyder, 67, of ...

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  8. Parched: The driest spot in Upstate NY is a small Finger Lakes villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Post-Standard

    ... York, according to data from the NOAA Regional Climate Centers. From June 1 through July 10, Trumansburg, in Tompkins County, has had less than a half an inch of rain. To be precise: 0.43 inches. Many parts of the Finger Lakes and Western New York ...

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  9. Deputy follows his nose to find pound of potRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... with orders from law enforcement, forcing passing traffic to stop and divert to the other lane, according to Tompkins County Sheriff's deputies. The incident unfolded July 1, around 5:30 a.m., on Willow Hill Drive. Police say Payne had been ...

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  10. Deteriorating Thompson Park playground to be replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... $385,000 in the 2016-17 budget to construct a new playground there. A committee of city officials selected Tompkins County-based Parkitects Inc. to design the new playground and supply it with equipment. Four other consultants submitted proposals ...

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  11. Five Arrested After Ithaca Drug SweepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | WENY

    The Ithaca Police SWAT Team and the Tompkins County Drug Task Force helped the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Task Force track down two men from the Bronx. That's where they found Abdullah Yoda, 20, and Mushad Yoda, 31. They were both wanted for Federal charges of Racketeering Conspiracy , Narcotics Trafficking Conspiracy, and Use of Firearms in Furtherance of Narcotics Conspiracy.

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  12. Man falls 80 feet into Ithaca gorge behind Cornell University frat houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Post-Standard

    A man looking for firewood behind a privately-owned fraternity house at Cornell University fell about 80 feet down an embankment and into a gorge early Sunday, Ithaca firefighters said. The man called Tompkins County 911 about 1:30 a.m. to say he had fallen into a gorge between College and Stewart avenues, according to an Ithaca Fire Department news release.

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  13. 2 men wanted for racketeering arrested during Ithaca drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | The Post-Standard

    ... and two men wanted on federal charges: Abdullah Yoda and Mushad Yoda. The SWAT team was joined by the Tompkins County Drug Task Force and the U.S. Marshals Service. Abdullah and Mushad Yoda, both of the Bronx, were wanted for racketeering and ...

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  14. Lakers Take Two Out of Three on the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Lansing Star

    The Tompkins County Lakers started the road trip visiting the veteran team of Maine Endwell where Jared Strait ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision. He pitched well but, not well enough to beat the dominant team of heavy hitters.

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  15. Sex abuse charge: Candor man gave alcohol toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Monday. The incident was reported June 22. Williams was arraigned in Town of Danby Court and remanded to the Tompkins County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash or $20,000 property bond. His next court date is pending.

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  16. Taughannock Falls State Park's popular Gorge Trail reopens for summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Post-Standard

    ... be done in the area this fall, but officials say the trail is safe to enjoy. Taughannock Falls, located in Tompkins County, is the highest single-drop waterfall east of the Rocky Mountains. Video by 325 productions. The star attraction at ...

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  17. Historical Archive Gets New RoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Lansing Star

    ... program funded in part by an... Read More... Cayuga Radio Group, local elementary schools, and United Way of Tompkins County joined together for this year's successful Cans Along Cayuga food... Read More... Hi Margaret: There is so much talk lately ...

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  18. Town To Implement New Solicitation LawRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 23 | Lansing Star

    ... noted. "In Dryden you have to get a license to pedal or solicit from the Dryden Police. You can send to the Tompkins County Sheriff for a background check just to register who you are, what you are doing, whether you are selling a good that is ...

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  19. O'Mara kicks off campaign Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Steuben Courier

    ... state's 58th Senate District includes Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben and Yates counties, along with a segment of Tompkins County. O'Mara - who was first elected to the state senate in 2010 - is running for his fourth consecutive term. He called upon ...

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  20. Graduation season prompts underage drinkingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... have on their own that cause most issues," said Lt. Daniel Donahue, public information officer for the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office. "Also, parties can happen in a residence, with parents who have no idea what's going on. The parents are out of ...

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