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News in Tompkins County, New York

Tompkins County SPCA looking to give dogs rescued from ‘high kill’ shelter new homes
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 12:36:12 -0700

The Tompkins County SPCA is trying to give dogs rescued from a “high kill” shelter in Alabama new homes in Upstate New York.

Population down in majority of upstate N.Y. counties, including Cayuga
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:00:00 -0700

The population in upstate New York is shrinking.

New York town's tourism ad crashes website
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 10:35:30 -0700

A New York tourism office's suggestion that potential visitors should go to the Florida Keys instead has ended up crashing its website.

New York Secretary of State Argues for Proposed Minimum Wage Hikes
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 21:35:44 -0700

By DIVYANSHA SEHGAL Cesar A. Perales, Secretary of State of New York, discussed Governor Andrew Cuomo’s (D-N.Y.) proposal to raise the minimum wage with local business leaders at a roundtable discussion at the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce Tuesday. Cuomo’s proposal, announced on Jan. 18, would raise the minimum wage […]

NY tourism site that urged visitors to go to Florida crashes
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:28:05 -0700

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - A New York tourism office's suggestion that potential visitors should go to the Florida Keys instead has ended up crashing its website. Bruce Stoff of the Ithaca-Tompkins County Convention and Visitors Bureau tells The Associated Press on Wednesday that the office's overwhelmed server crashed Tuesday afternoon, ...

Cayuga County businesses endorse Cuomo's $1 billion plan to expand broadband access
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:12:00 -0700

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal to expand high-speed Internet access is getting support from dozens of upstate New York businesses, including several in Cayuga County. 

NY agency says authority to prosecute upheld by judge
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:25:15 -0700

The New York agency with oversight over disabled and other vulnerable individuals in state care says a judge has upheld its authority to prosecute abuse cases in local courts.

Suspect in CNY snowplow scam faces felony charge in Onondaga County
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 16:15:41 -0700

A suspect in numerous snowplow scams throughout Central New York and beyond is now facing a felony charge in Onondaga County for allegedly ripping off people in a number of communities.

New charges for suspected CNY snow plow scammer
Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:17:58 -0700

A Liverpool man suspected in numerous snow plow scams throughout Central New York is now facing charges in Oneida County.

Cops: Gunman who committed suicide had guns throughout home
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:55:00 -0700

A report conducted by authorities after an armed standoff at a central New York home that ended with the gunman's suicide says he had weapons positioned throughout the house to ambush officers.