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Charles Tan indicted on federal gun charges

Embed x Share CLOSE VIDEOS: THE CHARLIE TAN MURDER CASE Appellate court considers Tan case | 1:50 Assistant District Attorney, Kelly Wolford and Tan's lawyer, Brian DeCarolis, weigh in on the merits of a retrial for Charles Tan. Max Schulte 1 of 21 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE VIDEOS: THE CHA

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 22:37:28

Apples and pumpkins and hayrides, oh my!

Rochester is chock full of fall fun, once you get past the summer-like temperatures. In the last week, our family has been to the beach three times, enjoyed campfires, bike rides, picnics and an outdoor movie night in town. Summer has arrived. Only, it's fall. It's a shame Mother Nature got her seas

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 20:45:57

Preble teen charged with rape after alleged incident at Tully high school

Gavin Maloney PREBLE, N.Y. - A Cortland County teen has been charged in connection with a sexual assault incident that reportedly happened on the Tully Junior Senior High School Campus Tuesday night. Gavin S. Maloney, 16, of Preble, has been charged with first-degree rape, a class B felony, followin

CORTLANDVOICE.COM - 2017-09-22 08:26:41

16-year-old charged for alleged rape on Tully High School campus

TULLY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - A 16-year-old from Preble is facing charges after an alleged rape occurred on the Tully Junior Senior High School campus on Tuesday. The district says the incident happened in a vehicle after school hours on school grounds. The victim was a female under the age of 16. State

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-09-21 16:23:34

Walk To End Alzheimer's Raises More Than $43,000

Garry Davidson, of Groton, speaks during the opening ceremony of the 2017 Alzheimer's Association Walk To End Alzheimer's at Tompkins-Cortland Community College in Dryden. Davidson, who has Alzheimer's, discussed his struggles with the disease and his hope for a cure.(Photo Provided) More than 430 p

ITHACA.COM - 2017-09-20 17:25:00

Ask Amy: Family torn - should we get a puppy?

Freeville native Amy Dickinson answers your questions on relationships, family, work and more. Look for a new column every day and send your questions to askamy@amydickinson.com. Dear Amy: What do you do if one parent in the family wants a dog (as do all of the children), while the other parent (t

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-20 22:34:38

A letter for the Dryden Town Board

November 7th, voters in the Town of Dryden will have an opportunity to express their concerns regarding the performance of the current Town Board. I had the good fortune of workingwith the Tompkins County Office for the Aging for 23 years. During my tenure, I met with seniors regarding issues rela

ITHACA.COM - 2017-09-20 16:40:00

Two high school students involved in alleged sexual assault on campus

An alleged sexual assault involving two Tully High School students occurred on the school's campus after hours on Tuesday, according to a letter sent to parents by Tully Schools Superintendent Robert J. Hughes. After an investigation by New York State Police and the Onondaga County District Attorney

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2017-09-21 10:31:53

Coming soon: Tier Youth Pheasant Hunt

The Southern Tier Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation is accepting applications for its Oct. 17-18 Youth Pheasant Hunt at the Molyneaux Tree Farm in Endicott. The hunt will run in morning and afternoon sessions each day at the farm, located on Sherder Road, off Route 38B near the Newark V

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-21 10:10:02

Student charged with rape after report of sex assault in vehicle at Tully high school

TULLY, NY - A Tully Junior-Senior High School student has been charged with first-degree rape after a report of a sexual assault on the school's campus involving two students, according to the Onondaga County District Attorney's office and a school official. In a letter to parents, Superintendent Ro

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-09-21 12:05:05

Family calls for changes to cornstalks along Tully road after deadly crash

Family and friends of man killed in a collision with a tractor trailer in Tully last week are calling for changes at the sight of the crash where he died last week. State Police say Wayne Mosher, 54, was pulling onto State Route 281 on September 14 when his car got pinned underneath an oncoming trac

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2017-09-21 11:29:53

Gene-altered moth trial in Ontario County raises hopes - and worries

World's first open-air trial of genetically-engineered moth taking place in Geneva By Julie Sherwood jsherwood@messengerpostmedia.com It seems like the stuff of science fiction: Genetically engineering a species to die before it can reproduce. But field tests of a gene-altered type of moth are taki

MPNNOW - 2017-09-22 04:16:11

IC lacks concrete policy regarding controversial speakers

Inviting controversial right-wing figures tospeak on college campuses has becoming more popular. This trend has caused students to protest their ideas, sometimes violently, which has forced some colleges to create policies to handle theses issues. Colleges around the country have been facing protest

THEITHACAN.ORG - 2017-09-21 16:03:05

Helming to host Lyme disease forum

HOPEWELL - State Sen. Pam Helming will host a Sept. 26 public forum on Lyme and tick-borne diseases at Finger Lakes Community College's main campus. The event will start at 6:30 p.m. on Stage 14, which is on the second floor of the student center. Helming is chairperson of the Legislative Commission

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-21 20:00:00

Sen. Helming: Help fight the bite, raise awareness of Lyme, tickborne diseases

Fight the Bite. This slogan was on a handout on diseases carried by ticks and mosquitos from the Wayne County Public Health Department. It grabbed my attention while I was touring the Wayne County Fair back in August. It offered some helpful tips for avoiding these diseases and protecting yourself w

MPNNOW - 2017-09-21 07:01:00

Cornell Black Students United protest following racial incidents

Connor Lange/The Ithacan Black Students United at Cornell University interrupted a University Assembly's meeting to demand changes to the college's campus code of conduct regarding free speech after a series of racial incidents Following a series of raciallycharged events that occurred near or o

THEITHACAN.ORG - 2017-09-20 18:53:21

Ensemble X celebrates its 20th anniversary

Ensemble X, celebrating its 20th anniversary with four extraordinary concerts, starts off 3 p.m. this Sunday, Sept. 24, in Barnes Hall on Cornell University's campus. On the program -"A Portrait of Luciano Berio (1925-2003)" lasting about one hour without intermission - are three works by this emine

ITHACA.COM - 2017-09-21 10:00:00

Free speech activist discusses importance of First Amendment

Maxine Hansford/The Ithacan Mary Beth Tinker, an advocate for youth rights and the freedom of speech, spoke to the Ithaca College community about her past experiences regarding the freedom of speech. Activist and speaker Mary Beth Tinker was met with a round of roaring applause as she stood befo

THEITHACAN.ORG - 2017-09-21 03:18:08

Law enforcement consolidation presented to city officials

Ithaca's City Administration Committee got their first look at the Tompkins County Law Enforcement Shared Services Analysis Wednesday night, weighing the various future options for the county, city and nearby village police departments. The study, produced by CGR and presented by CGR official Paul

ITHACA.COM - 2017-09-21 00:45:00

Whalen concert teaches children the fundamentals of jazz

At most concerts, parents worry about keeping their young children quiet. At the Ithaca College Jazz Ensemble's "What is Jazz?"children's concert, any noise children made complimented the robust sounds of horns, accented the swinging jazz rhythms and was considered "joyful noise." The annual concert

THEITHACAN.ORG - 2017-09-21 00:00:45