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  1. Confederate's grave has wrong name; VA won't fixRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MilitaryCity.com

    The gravestone of a Confederate soldier who died at Elmira's Civil War prison camp has the wrong name on it, according to his great-great-grandson. Pvt. Franklin Cauble died in the prison camp but was mistakenly buried at Woodlawn National Cemetery under the name of Pvt.

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  2. Kin: Confederate's gravestone in Elmira has wrongaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Kin: Confederate's gravestone in Elmira has wrong name Pvt. Franklin Cauble died in prison camp, wrongly buried as Pvt.

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  3. I love traditional Indian wear and saris: Tommy HilfigerRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Newkerala.com

    ... to be inspired by the energetic culture, incredible colours, textures and fabrics," said the designer, who grew up in Elmira, New York, in a working-class Irish Catholic neighbourhood. However, it took him two-decades to open his first store in ...

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  4. Tommy Hilfiger: I love traditional Indian wear and sarisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | India.com

    ... to be inspired by the energetic culture, incredible colours, textures and fabrics," said the designer, who grew up in Elmira, New York, in a working-class Irish Catholic neighbourhood. However, it took him two-decades to open his first store in ...

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  5. Eleven Coggins Jurors SelectedRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... for the trial of Davide Coggins. Eleven jurors - nine men and two women - have been selected so far. Coggins, 34, of Elmira, was taken into custody on April 17, 2013, the same day he and three other Elmira men - Joshua McCormick, Ricky Knickerbocker ...

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  6. Richard A. PersoniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Steuben Courier

    Richard A. Personius died Tuesday, September 9, 2014 after a long illness at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. He was born March 27, 1946 in Elmira, N.Y., the son of Lawrence and Grace Maybush Personius.

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  7. Prison guard hospitalized after being stabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | 13WHAM

    Authorities say a correction officer at a maximum-security prison in upstate New York remains hospitalized after he was stabbed several times by an inmate armed with a homemade weapon. A spokeswoman for the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision says two officers were conducting a random search of the inmate's cell at Elmira state prison on Wednesday when one of the guards was stabbed seven times in the upper torso with a nail-type weapon.

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  8. Officials: Corrections officers at Elmira prison stabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Steuben Courier

    An inmate at the Elmira Correctional Facility allegedly stabbed two correction officers Wednesday while he was being frisked for contraband. Mike Dildine, western region vice president for the New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association, said the inmate stabbed one correction officer seven times with some kind of sharpened nail.

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  9. Elmira prison worker stabbed; 3 others hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | 13WHAM

    Elmira, N.Y. - An officer at Elmira Correctional Facility was stabbed, and three others were injured Wednesday, according to 13WHAM sister station WENY-TV.

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  10. Six jurors selected in murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Observer

    A total of six jurors - all men - have been selected so far in the case of the People vs. David Coggins. Coggins, 34, of Elmira, was taken into custody on April 17, 2013, the same day he and three other Elmira men - Joshua McCormick, Ricky Knickerbocker and Steven Todd - allegedly invaded the 232 Wheeler Hill Road residence of Gordon and Joyce Skinner, stabbed them multiple times and set their home ablaze.

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  11. Six Jurors Selected In Coggins CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... no jurors Friday in Chautauqua County Court. Six jurors - all men - have been selected so far. Coggins, 34, of Elmira, was taken into custody on April 17, 2013, the same day he and three other Elmira men - Joshua McCormick, Ricky Knickerbocker and ...

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  12. Business Love for Cuomo Ends with FrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... released an analysis. There are certainly some business owners opposed to fracking. Winery owners and farmers in Elmira are worried about chemicals spilling into their crops, said Susan Skidmore, the city's mayor. Many residents are worried about ... 1 comment

  13. Prospective JurorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... Davide Coggins commenced Tuesday at Chautauqua County Court. Four jurors have been selected so far. Coggins, 34, of Elmira, was taken into custody on April 17, 2013, the same day he and three other Elmira men - Joshua McCormick, Ricky Knickerbocker ...

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  14. Medtronic launches SEEQ (TM) wearable cardiac monitoring system in United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Medical News Today

    ... D.O, electrophysiologist and director of electrophysiology and arrhythmia services at Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, N.Y. "Wearing a bulky monitor for more than a couple of days can be a frustrating experience for patients. Because this ...

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  15. Wolcott: Dark tales under the Torture TreeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... Sullivan was leading an expedition through the Finger Lakes region after his decisive victory at Newtown (outside Elmira) over British troops and their Iroquois allies. The colonial army was trying to destroy the ability of Six Nations to attack ...

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  16. Genealogy Query - GAUGHANRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Cousinconnect.com

    Searching for birth father and his family. I was born 4/21/1977 in Elmira, NY at St. Joseph's Hospital.

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  17. Marbella Artist Living in New York Donates Painting to Elmira City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | PR Log

    PRLog - Sep. 15, 2014 - MARBELLA, Spain -- "Mayor Susan Skidmore formally accpets the donation of the painting "Fall Winds" from artist Julian Raven Wednesday at Elmira City Hall. The piece had been exhibited at an earlier art show in city hall and been on display on the third floor Skidmore sad.

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  18. Southern Tier Economic DevelopmentRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | WENY

    ... one proposed plan on the table is for Emhart Glass to move to Big Flats. Emhart Glass, located on Sullivan Street in Elmira, would move into the former Sikorsky building on Kahler Road. After Sikorsky closed its doors in 2012, the building on Kahler ...

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  19. Prestigious Solar Training Accreditation Awarded to IBEW Wireman ProgramsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ThomasNet

    September 15, 2014 - Training centers operated by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers National Electrical Contractors Association JATCs received IREC Training Provider Accreditation for solar PV systems content in Inside Journeyman Wireman program. Accredited centers, operated under IBEW's NYS Labor Management Cooperation Committee, are located in Albany, White Plains, Watertown, Harriman, Jamestown, Ithaca, Buffalo, Syracuse, Rochester, Niagara Falls, Elmira, NYC, and Long Island, NY.

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  20. Jury finds Elmiran guilty of two rapes Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Steuben Courier

    An Elmira man was found guilty Friday of breaking into two apartments, raping the female occupants and then robbing one of them. A Chemung County jury found Casey J. Wilson, 25, of Elmira, guilty of two counts of first-degree rape, two counts of first-degree sexual assault and one count of first-degree robbery all class B felonies and two counts of third-degree aggravated sexual abuse, a class D felony.

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