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Community garden takes root at Penn Yan school
June 25, 2017, 9:00 pm | Source
PENN YAN — A planned visit by U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand didn’t materialize, but that did little to dampen the enthusiasm over a new community garden unveiled Friday at Penn Yan Elementary School.

New sign welcomes visitors to Watkins Glen
June 25, 2017, 8:00 pm | Source
WATKINS GLEN — Motorists entering the village of Watkins Glen from the south are now greeted by a new, highly visible welcome sign.

DEC: City could have released foundry info
June 25, 2017, 7:00 pm | Source
GENEVA — At an emotional City Council meeting June 7, a number of people came to the defense of embattled City Councilor Gordy Eddington. Their reaction was related to the Geneva Foundry contamination that has resulted in protests and legal…

Waterloo Town Board committee to review zoning code
June 25, 2017, 6:00 pm | Source
WATERLOO — The new comprehensive plan adopted by the Town Board in March calls for revisions to the zoning code.

Metal detector, capacity limit lined up for Seneca Falls Town Board meetings
June 25, 2017, 6:00 pm | Source
SENECA FALLS — First, signs were banned at Town Board meetings.

Waterloo Village Board adopts nepotism policy
June 25, 2017, 6:00 pm | Source
WATERLOO — The Village Board voted 5-0 Wednesday to adopt a new nepotism policy for the village handbook.

Four charged with murder in Wayne County
June 25, 2017, 2:00 pm | Source
LYONS — Four people, including the victim’s daughter, have been arrested over the death of a Wayne County woman earlier this year.

Tantillo backs Ritts for district attorney's job
June 23, 2017, 8:05 pm | Source
CANANDAIGUA — Longtime Ontario County District Attorney R. Michael Tantillo is endorsing his top assistant to be his successor, and at the same time criticizing another person running to become the county’s top prosecutor.

Kolb bill boosts craft beverage industry
June 23, 2017, 8:05 pm | Source
ALBANY — A bill sponsored by Assemblyman Brian Kolb designed to boost the burgeoning craft beverage industry has passed in both state houses.

Finger Lakes Land Trust gets $75K grant
June 23, 2017, 8:00 pm | Source
ITHACA — The Finger Lakes Land Trust has been awarded $75,000 in grant funding through the state Conservation Partnership Program.

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