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  1. Patricia L. PittsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... 18, 2015, in her home following a brief illness. An area resident for most of her life, she was born Nov. 4, 1946, in Elmira, N.Y., a daughter of the late Robert and Lucille Tydings Colwell. Pat was a graduate of Waverly High School, Waverly, N.Y. ...

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  2. Iced Coffee Day Stirs Up Donations for GolisanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Your News Now

    ... Donations for Golisano will come from participating stores across Central New York, as well as Binghamton and Elmira. The program is also running throughout the northeast, with those proceeds benefiting other children's medical centers. To get you ...

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  3. 'Let us teach': Teachers rally for changes to Cuomo's reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Steuben Courier

    Local teachers continued their push back against Gov. Andrew Cuomo's education reforms, rallying in downtown Elmira with chants of "Let us teach" and "Governor Cuomo here we come!" The idea was to push lawmakers in Albany to make changes to lessen the impact of Cuomo's controversial education reforms that were passed in the budget, said Matt Hill, a Haverling High School math teacher and president of the Bath teacher union. "We would like some of the reforms that were pushed through in the budget to be fixed by the time the legislators get out of session on June 17," Hill said.

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  4. Elmira Road Closures: Sunday's Race For The CureRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | WENY

    This Sunday is the Susan G. Komen Twin Tiers Race for the Cure. And while the race is happening, there are some street closures throughout Elmira that you should be aware of.

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  5. Samuel SensiperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Davis Enterprise

    Samuel Sensiper, husband of Elaine Marie Zwick, father of Martin, Sylvia and David, and an electrical engineer and consultant by profession, passed away on May 7 in Davis. Born in Elmira, N.Y., to Molly and Louis Sensiper, Sam earned his BSEE from MIT or A'TechA' in 1939 and an MSEE from Stanford in 1941.

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  6. Tommy Hilfiger On His Punk Roots and Starting From the BottomRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Paper Magazine

    ... tattoos. Do you feel like you are the American Dream? I've been so lucky. Growing up in a large family in small-town Elmira, New York, my parents didn't have a lot of money. My brothers and sisters and I had to work from a young age. I worked in a ...

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  7. College student, 22, living in New York city of Elmira horrified...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Daily Mail

    ... head without warning - as his family's long NYPD service is revealed College student, 22, living in New York city of Elmira horrified when scratch-off lottery ticket spells out words, 'you Elmira Trash' A 22-year-old college student living in ...

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  8. AIM's 10th Annual Reed Irvine Awards to Judge Jeanine Pirro, Chris Plante, and Rep. Lamar SmithRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Accuracy In Media

    ... truth and right and wrong, I'm telling you folks we are in real trouble." Judge Pirro came from an average family in Elmira, NY. She has served as both a judge and District Attorney, and hosted her own Emmy winning court show before finding a home ...

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  9. Diss-Fortune: Elmira Man Says Lottery Ticket Read, 'You Elmira Trash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | ABC News

    A college student in Elmira, New York, said he was offended when he scratched off a lottery ticket that read, "You Elmira trash." The New York Gaming Commission insisted the "Wheel of Fortune" ticket was completely random -- a 1 in 900 million chance -- but the ticket's purchaser said that didn't lessen the initial impact.

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  10. Chemung Financial Shareholders Re-Elect DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | GlobeNewswire

    ... served as a Director for the Bank of Canton for sixteen years. Chemung Financial Corporation, headquartered in Elmira, New York, was incorporated in 1985 as the holding company of Chemung Canal Trust Company, a full service community bank with full ...

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  11. Elmira, N.Y., man's lottery scratch-off reads 'You Elmira Trash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | UPI

    A man living in the New York city of Elmira said he doesn't believe the words "You Elmira Trash" on his scratch-off lottery ticket were accidental. Nick Lynough, 22, said he purchased the $5 Wheel of Fortune lottery ticket from a Homestead Inn machine a few weeks ago and he scratched off the categories "Person," "Place" and "Thing" to find the words combined to form the phrase, "You Elmira Trash."

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  12. a Ia m a little offended:a Man cana t believe what he sees after scratching off lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    A man playing the New York Lottery's newest scratch-off game couldn't believe his eyes when he realized not only was his ticket a loser - it was actually insulting too. "Unfortunately it says, 'you Elmira trash' on it.

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  13. 'I'm a Little Offended': Man Can't Believe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A man playing the New York Lottery's newest scratch-off game couldn't believe his eyes when he realized not only was his ticket a loser - it was actually insulting too. "Unfortunately it says, 'you Elmira trash' on it.

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  14. Man shocked by this lottery ticket messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | CNN

    CNN affiliate WETM has the story of a Elmira, New York, man who said he was shocked by the message he saw on his scratch-off lottery ticket.

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  15. Man's spontaneous generosity stuns strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | USA Today

    ... with an irresistible urge to be charitable to strangers. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1RiU2oG ELMIRA, N.Y. - Joel Klose, of Erin, was standing in line at the Spencer Shur Fine grocery Wednesday, waiting to pay his bill, when ...

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  16. Did the New York Lottery Just Insult the City of Elmira?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Lite 98.7

    A New York Lottery Wheel of Fortune scratch-off ticket has a rather unfortunate message for residents of the city of Elmira. The ticket, which was sold in Elmira, unbelievably contains the phrase "You Elmira Trash."

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  17. Elmira man purchases lottery ticket containing 'You Elmira trash' messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Post-Standard

    In this particular game, each ticket contains three words, a person, place and thing. The ticket 22-year-old Nick Lynough scratched off had "you" for the person, "Elmira" for the place and "trash" for the thing.

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  18. Scratch-off lottery ticket says: "You Elmira Trash"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Albany Times Union

    A New York instant scratch-off lottery ticket sold in the Elmira area contains the phrase "You Elmira trash," the Star-Gazette reported today. The Chemung County Sheriff's Office confirmed the authenticity of the scratch-off ticket after a woman who purchased it thought it was a fake.

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  19. 'Random' phrase has lottery ticket buyer feeling trashedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | USA Today

    A man who recently bought a New York lottery ticket felt he got a dose of discourtesy along with his losing scratch-off card. But the state Gaming Commission says the wording on the ticket - 'Random' phrase has lottery ticket buyer feeling trashed ELMIRA, N.Y. - A man who recently bought a New York lottery ticket felt he got a dose of discourtesy along with his losing scratch-off card.

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  20. May Madness: Is Lake Placid America's Best Town?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Adirondack.net

    ... will advance to Round 2. Should Lake Placid defeat Lebanon, it will then take on the winner of Brattleboro, VT vs. Elmira, NY. Voting for that round will take place between May 9-13. In total, there will be 6 rounds in the competition with the Best ...

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