Tompkins County Newswire (Page 2)

Tompkins County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tompkins County, NY. (Page 2)

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  1. Efforts continue for Thompson Park splash parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Watertown Daily Times

    The city's Parks and Recreation Department continue to work on the $440,000 project with the same Tompkins County company that helped create a new playground this spring in the city-owned historic park. Erin E. Gardner, the city's parks and recreation superintendent, said that the city is working with a representative of Parkitects Inc., a Tompkins County-based firm specializing in parks and playgrounds, to select the kinds of equipment that would make up the spray ground.

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  2. SPCA seeking information after cat shot by crossbow in DrydenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | WENY

    A resident called New York State Police on June 20th to report they found a cat shot by a crossbow. NYSP then contacted the SPCA of Tompkins County to report the incident.

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  3. Broad Support in Tompkins County for Repowering and RenewablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Lansing Star

    A poll of Tompkins County residents shows broad and firm support across all demographic groups for the repowering of the Cayuga Operating Company coal plant to natural gas and renewable energy sources. The positive poll results follow the May 31st announcement that Cayuga Operating Company plans to construct one of New York's largest solar farms at its existing site.

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  4. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... legal pressure from the city. A court last Thursday struck down a lockdown law in the Village of Groton in Tompkins County, saying it violated residents' First Amendment rights by penalizing them for making 911 calls. The ruling, which came from the ...

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  5. in Re: Shane M. QuickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... S. Paulino, Ithaca, attorney for the child. Appeals from a decision and an order of the Family Court of Tompkins County (Cassidy, J.), entered March 9, 2016 and March 30, 2016, which, among other things, granted petitioner's application, in a ...

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  6. State Incentive For Clean Business DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Lansing Star

    It's a typical dilemma. Should you spend money on an energy system that you may not pay off before selling your property? Or something cosmetic that will boost the resale value? Tompkins County and the City of Ithaca have signed on to a program that makes it more economical to go green without being saddled with loan repayment when you sell.

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  7. Five Lansing Teachers Receive TenureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Lansing Star

    ... for his 12 years of service Monday at his last board meeting. Swanson has been... Read More... United Way of Tompkins County volunteers, donors, and community supporters gathered recently at the Country Club of Ithaca for the Volunteer... Read ...

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  8. Swanson Honored For 12 Years of School ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Lansing Star

    ... teachers Monday. Lansing Elementary School teachers Melissa Pope, Marissa... Read More... United Way of Tompkins County volunteers, donors, and community supporters gathered recently at the Country Club of Ithaca for the Volunteer... Read More... ...

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  9. Red Bridge To Reopen in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Lansing Star

    ... with construction activity paused because funding had to be spread over two budget years. Last December Tompkins County authorized a bid for painting the 97 year old bridge, and the work is expected to begin next month. Tompkins County Legislator ...

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  10. Local Municipalities Struggle To Consolidate ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Lansing Star

    With Albany leaning on local governments to consolidate services, and even, in some cases to consolidate villages with their surrounding towns, the Town and Village of Lansing and Lansing School District are among several municipalities in Tompkins County that are struggling to comply. County Administrator Joe Mareane has been meeting with supervisors and mayors from governments within Tompkins County to work out a plan for sharing services that will satisfy Albany.

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  11. Woman found slain at NY construction site, suspect chargedRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... ors say Berrios and Davis had a personal relationship but didn't provide details. Davis is being held in the Tompkins County Jail without bail. The district attorney's office didn't know if he has an attorney yet.

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  12. Ithaca death investigation leads to murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | WENY

    ... degree Arson. Investigators say Davis and the victim had a personal relationship. Davis is being held in the Tompkins County Jail without bail. Acting Chief of Police Pete Tyler says he's thankful for the collaborative efforts of all the police ...

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  13. Guthrie Medical Group Buys Vacant PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Your News Now

    ... Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa., currently serves as one of two regional trauma centers for the greater Tompkins County region. Most of our on-demand video clips are open to all users. However, Spectrum News live streams and full shows are ...

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  14. Police investigate 'suspicious' death in IthacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... s there were indications a fire had occurred in the building, Ithaca police said. New York state police, the Tompkins County sheriff's office and Cornell University police are assisting in in the investigation.

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  15. in Re: Tracey L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... for respondent. Kristine Shaw, Ithaca, attorney for the child. Appeal from an order of the Family Court of Tompkins County (Cassidy, J.), entered August 19, 2015, which granted petitioner's application, in a proceeding pursuant to Family Ct Act ...

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  16. in Re: Hannah MM.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... respondent. Susan B. McNeil, Ithaca, attorney for the children. Appeal from an order of the Family Court of Tompkins County (Cassidy, J.), entered April 15, 2015, which, in a proceeding pursuant to Family Ct Act article 6, among other things, denied ...

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  17. Lifton, Helming Bills Could Bring Tax Relief in LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Lansing Star

    Bill could stem loss of tax revenue from Cayuga Power Plant New York State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton announced Tuesday that she has introduced legislation that would help the Lansing School District, the Town of Lansing, and Tompkins County weather the loss of tax revenue from the Cayuga Power Plant and possibly other facilities across the state experiencing diminished electrical production. New York State Senator Pam Helming introduced a similar bill in the Senate.

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  18. Not all makers of - things' on internet careful about security issuesRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... overall, and Patterson said he would like to see more cooperation. Firms like GrammaTech Inc. in Ithaca, Tompkins County, conduct extensive research into software assurance and cybersecurity for governmental agencies such as the Army, Navy, Defense ...

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  19. 2 Tompkins County Towns Seeing Population Gains in New Census DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Your News Now

    Over the last six years, the population of Caroline has grown almost six percent to around 3,500. It's a trend not shared by many places across Upstate New York.

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  20. Drug traffickers a gravy traina derailed with interstate drug sweepRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    A drug sweep Thursday led to the recovery of approximately 2,600 bags of heroin with an estimated street value of $39,000, approximately 3,005 bags of fentanyl with an estimated street value of $45,075 and more than 700 bags of cocaine with an estimated street value of more than $10,500, which had all been pre-packaged for easy distribution by the trafficking ring. Additionally, investigators seized bulk quantities of narcotics, including more than a kilo of cocaine, more than a quarter-pound of fentanyl and more than three ounces of heroin, as well as approximately $89,000 in cash, three handguns, two stun guns, a dagger, a shotgun and a bullet-proof vest stolen from a Tompkins County sheriff's deputy.

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