Tompkins County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Tompkins assessed value grows $199.2MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    With Tompkins County's taxable value increased by $199.2 million under the preliminary 2014 tax roll, the county assessment department is holding meetings with tax parcel owners who dispute their reassessments.

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  2. Letter: Court decision will show future of plutocracyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... down as part of a nationwide rapid response to it. At 5 p.m. that day, we will gather in front of the Tompkins County Library with signs and a portable sound system to express our outrage or improbable relief, depending upon whether or not the ...

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  3. Sheriff's Department releases photos of masked Rite Aid robbersRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | 14850 Today

    The Tompkins County Sheriff's Department has released photos of two men who robbed the Rite Aid pharmacy on Ithaca's East Hill on Saturday evening.

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  4. Groton man charged after meth production investigationRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    ... re of methamphetamine after executing a search warrant at a residence in Groton. Harvey is being held in the Tompkins County Jail in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 bond.

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  5. Ovid blaze draws fire companies from Seneca, Tompkins CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... at West Seneca and Main Streets as hundreds of people looked on more than two hours into the fire. Tompkins County Emergency Dispatch began receiving calls at 5:49 p.m. and initial reports suggested a Chinese restaurant was on fire. The fire was ...

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  6. Republicans win Dryden village boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... and Michael R. Hattery will hold their seats on the village board, according to unofficial results. The Tompkins County Board of Elections unofficial results show that Becker took 34 percent of the vote and Hattery took 31 percent. Challengers ...

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  7. Competing for Congress: Tom Reed...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Observer

    ... warming should be the number one priority for Congress," Pudwill said. Robertson has been chair of the Tompkins County Legislature since 2010, and a legislator since 2002. She is seeking the Working Families line as well as the Democratic ...

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  8. Guest Viewpoint: Repowering plant is better for region's futureRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... the repower project that COC has proposed: According to data from the economic impact assessment done by Tompkins County Area Development, there will be 90 permanent jobs created or retained by COC from repowering the facility, with a gross payroll ...

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  9. Tompkins may advance jail expansion todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Tompkins County lawmakers are considering whether they will approve the $900,000 price tag associated with expanding the county jail during a meeting 3:30 p.m. today at the Gov. Tompkins Building, 121 E. Court St. The construction would add seven inmate beds at an estimated $171,850 cost, and an outdoor recreation area to the facility, estimated ... (more)

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  10. Political Notebook: Reed endorses 'No More' WeekRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... in Washington, D.C., according to a news release from U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning. Reed represents all of Tompkins County and all or parts of 10 other counties that comprise the 23rd Congressional District in the House. "Each year we receive a ...

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  11. Village Elections Being Held TuesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | WENY

    ... Trustee. Malcolm Coles is running for Mayor. Voting is taking place at the Wellsburg Fire Department. Four Tompkins County villages will hold elections Tuesday, with only one contested race happening. In Cayuga Heights elections are being held for ...

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  12. Erin man charged with DWI following accident, foot chase in DanbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Tompkins County Sheriff's deputies charged an Erin man with driving while intoxicated following an accident and a foot change early Saturday morning in Danby.

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  13. Groton man charged with making methRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... and a search warrant. Harvey was arraigned before Town of Groton Judge John Norman and sent to Tompkins County jail in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 secured bond. He is scheduled to re-appear in the Town of Groton Court on March 21 at 10 ...

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  14. Groton Town Talk: Students honored at Board of Education meetingRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... own community garden at 7 p.m. March 25, with special guest Pat Curran from Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County. If you have an interest in growing your own food and sharing the bounty of fresh veggies, then do attend and learn how. ...

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  15. Putnam, Rockland Among Lowest Unemployment Rates in New YorkRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... by the state Labor Department. The counties in New York State with the lowest unemployment rates include: Tompkins County (5.0 percent) Putnam County (5.4 percent) Nassau County (5.5 percent) Rockland County (5.6 percent) The counties in New York ...

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  16. Effective in Tompkins County, Ny Until 3/12/2014 9:30 PM EstRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WENY

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BINGHAMTON HAS ISSUED AN * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR AN ICE JAM AND RAIN... CENTRAL TOMPKINS COUNTY... * UNTIL 930 PM EDT * AT 133 PM EDT...LOCAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING DUE TO AN ICE JAM...AND RAINFALL RUNOFF ALONG THE CASCADILLA CREEK WITHIN THE CITY OF ITHACA.

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  17. Man Saved After Falling Into RavineRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WENY

    ... of Dryden yesterday. An 85 year old man was saved after falling down a 70 foot icy ravine behind his home. Tompkins County 9-1-1 got a call around 11:20 AM of a person that had fallen down a ravine and was bleeding from the head. When the ...

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  18. Sheriff's Department investigating armed robbery at east hill Rite AidRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | 14850 Today

    Two men armed with handguns robbed the Rite Aid pharmacy near East Hill Plaza early on Saturday evening, says the Tompkins County Sheriff's Department.

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  19. Rite Aid Robbery in IthacaRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | WENY

    Tompkins County authorities have now released surveillance video of the two suspects who robbed a Rite Aid pharmacy over the weekend.

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  20. First responders rescue elderly woman from creek near Cass ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | 14850 Today

    ... car crashed into a creek near Cass Park was rescued this afternoon, according to the Ithaca Fire Department. Tompkins County Dispatch received a call at about 3:30pm that a car had left the roadway and was in the water off Taughannock Boulevard. ...

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