Tompkins County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Sierra Club Lawsuit Targets Repo...Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... away from coal and gas and toward truly renewable energy sources," said Carol Chock, legislator from Tompkins County and president of Ratepayer and Community Intervenors. The owners of the Dunkirk coal plant requested authorization to mothball the ...

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  2. Sierra Club Lawsuit Targets Repowering Dunkirk PlantRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... away from coal and gas and toward truly renewable energy sources," said Carol Chock, legislator from Tompkins County and president of Ratepayer and Community Intervenors. The owners of the Dunkirk coal plant requested authorization to mothball the ...

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  3. Simeon's Restaurant Gets A FaceliftRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | WENY

    The Downtown Ithaca Alliance and the Ithaca/Tompkins County Convention & Visitors Bureau hired artist Mary Beth Ihnken to paint a mural on the plywood that boards up the front of the restaurant. She chose to paint a vibrant cafe scene to mimic what Simeon's meant to the community.

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  4. Sierra Club Lawsuit Targets Repo...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... away from coal and gas and toward truly renewable energy sources," said Carol Chock, Legislator from Tompkins County and President of Ratepayer and Community Intervenors. The owners of the Dunkirk coal plant requested authorization to mothball the ...

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  5. Detour: Pleasant Grove Road closing for two weeks in northeast IthacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 14850 Today

    The Tompkins County Highway Division is closing a short stretch of Pleasant Grove Road for most of the next two weeks for road work. The work will begin at 6am on Monday, September 29th.

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  6. German shepherd shot twice in the head by owner making slow recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Examiner.com

    ... 39, of Meadowbrook Lane, Newfield allegedly shot Lilly in the head twice with a .22 caliber long gun. The Tompkins County Sheriff's Department and the SPCA seized the dog and rushed her to their own team of veterinarians from the Maddie's Fund ...

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  7. Community Advocates Challenge $150m Coal Plant Bailout in Western NYRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | PressReleasePoint

    ... away from coal and gas and toward truly renewable energy sources," said Carol Chock, Legislator from Tompkins County and President of Ratepayer and Community Intervenors . The owners of the Dunkirk coal plant requested authorization to mothball the ...

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  8. Hangar Theatre to Host Annual Charades Fundraiser, 10/18Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Arno Selco (Hangar Trustee), Frost Travis (President, Travis Hyde Properties), Susan Currie (Director, Tompkins County Public Library), and Jennifer Theriot (Crystal in the Hangar's Little Shop of Horrors). Dynamic Deserts: Ann Costello (Hangar ...

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  9. Saturday Was 1892 at the 8 Square School HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Lansing Star

    ... like the pen and ink lesson. Most of the kids like all of it." The eight square school house is owned by the Tompkins County History Center. is part of 'Kids Discover the Trail' and the Ithaca Public Education Initiative. This summer a pilot ...

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  10. Girl's Correctional Facility For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Lansing Star

    Lansing Supervisor Kathy Miller and Town board members Ed LaVigne and Ruth Hopkins were joined by members of the East Shore Arts Council, priests from a local church, and a representative of a school. They were among the interested parties at a recent tour of the Lansing Girls Residential Center, along with Tompkins County Legislator Mike Sigler, Miller, Park Superintendent and Recreation Director Steve Colt and Lansing Historian Louise Bement.

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  11. MIA/POW Watchfire Lights Up Lansing LakefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Lansing Star

    ... is a tribute to their legacy." Saeli is retired from the US Army Medical Service Corps. She is currently Tompkins County's Public Health Preparedness Coordinator. She is the first woman asked to speak at the watchfire in its 24 years. "A legacy is ...

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  12. German shepherd blinded after owner allegedly shot her in the headRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Examiner.com

    According to Thursday's ABC News 9, a German shepherd mix who was shot in the head in Tompkins County, New York, last week is now blind. The dog, named "Lilly," was allegedly shot by her owner, 39-year-old Jeffrey Wood, who is facing a charge of aggravated animal cruelty as a result.

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  13. Pet ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Art Voice

    ... implies: to save all healthy and treatable animals. In 2001, Winograd became Executive Director of the Tompkins county SPCA in Ithaca, NY, with the goal of making the organization a no kill model. They were successful, and, bouyed by the support of ...

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  14. Local governments to grapple with huge road salt price hikeRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Courier Standard

    ... about 66 miles of pavement for their plows to cover. Last winter, he said their supplier located in Lansing, Tompkins County, was running short on salt, because of the high demand in the area. However, Holvig said the highway department did not have ...

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  15. Shop Downtown! Chamber of Commerce hosting networking event at Center IthacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 14850 Today

    The Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce, which holds regular networking events for its members, is inviting the community to join them this Thursday. They're throwing a "Commons Cash Mob" to bring area residents downtown to shop and dine.

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  16. Black Oak Wind Farm Opens Equity Offering in New York's First...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Electric Energy Online

    Black Oak Wind Farm, LLC has just opened a new equity investment round for New York residents and companies, to join the existing investors in owning a group of GE turbines on a ridge in the Finger Lakes region. Black Oak has the goal of building a 7-turbine wind farm in the Town of Enfield, in Tompkins County, NY.

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  17. Reed, Robertson to debate Oct. 23 Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Steuben Courier

    U.S. Rep. Tom Reed and his challenger for the 23rd Congressional District seat - Tompkins County legislator Martha Robertson - have agreed to a televised debate Oct. 23 on WETM Channel 18 News. It will be open to the public and will be shown live on WETM, which is presenting the debate.

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  18. SPCA says two-year-old dog shot by Newfield man is in stable conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 14850 Today

    A two-year-old German Shepherd mix shot by a Newfield man last week is in stable condition and the SPCA of Tompkins County is "optimistic that she will recover," says executive director Jim Bouderau. The dog was rescued last Thursday by the Tompkins County Sheriff's Department after a neighbor discovered the dog had been left outside overnight.

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  19. Tom Reed's campaign ads target IthacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Tom Reed's campaign ads target Ithaca 'Extreme Ithaca liberal' ads, attacking Tompkins County Legislator Martha Robertson, D-Dryden Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1uznRE3 With a flower power backdrop and soundtrack of bubbling noises, a puff of smoke billows from the cab of Martha Robertson's fictional Volkswagen bus. That's the scene illustrated in one of Tom Reed's "extreme Ithaca liberal" ads, attacking Tompkins County Legislator Martha Robertson, D-Dryden, and the city she lives near.

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  20. Center for Entrepreneurs Opens in IthacaRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | WENY

    ... today to grow businesses and this is going to give a very big competitive advantage to the Southern Tier and Tompkins County." The incubator is open every day. There will also be an open house Tuesday September 23 at 6:30 P.M. open to the public. ...

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