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The next Tompkins County judge
The next Tompkins County judge

Managing Editor of Finger Lakes Community News and contributor for the Ithaca Times Glynis Hart details the candidates vying to be the next Tompkins County judge.

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Boy escapes serious injury after falling near cliff in Lansing

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A 12 year old boy escaped serious injury Monday afternoon after being caught on a cliff face nearly 200 feet from the ground.

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Reed, Robertson address world issues

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The two candidates for New York’s 23rd congressional district this November are giving their thoughts on the ongoing strife in Gaza and the downing of a Malaysian Airlines passenger plane over Ukraine.

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Siena Poll: NY’ers split on Common Core, think NY on better path than U.S.

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New Yorkers are nearly split down the middle when it comes to the implementation of Common Core standards in our schools.

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Bodies leave Ukraine MH17 crash site

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A train carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine left the site on Monday.

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Obama signs order barring federal discrimination against gays

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President Barack Obama signed an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.