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Car bursts into flames near Enfield home

Car bursts into flames near Enfield home
Early Saturday morning, firefighters from the Enfield Volunteer Fire Company successfully extinguished a vehicle fire that posed a significant threat to nearby structures and propane tanks. The incident, reported just after 6 a.m. by Tompkins ... more
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Sun glare causes two-car crash in Enfield: Minor injuries reported

Sun glare causes two-car crash in Enfield: Minor injuries reported
A two-car crash in Enfield on Wednesday evening resulted in minor injuries for two individuals, following a collision attributed to road glare. The incident, which occurred just after 6:30 p.m. on Route 79/Mecklenburg Road near ... more
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Enfield Community Center overcomes foreclosure risk after clerical error

Enfield Community Center overcomes foreclosure risk after clerical error
In a dramatic turn of events, the Enfield Community Center faced foreclosure due to a significant clerical oversight that led to a $27,000 tax lien. The entire ordeal was first reported by The Ithaca Voice ... more
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One displaced after Enfield fire

One displaced after Enfield fire
An early Sunday morning fire in Enfield caused considerable damage to a home on Black Oak Road, leading to the displacement of one person. The Enfield Volunteer Fire Company reported that the fire, which originated ... more
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Enfield Fire Company upgrades equipment with FEMA grant

Enfield Fire Company upgrades equipment with FEMA grant
The Enfield Volunteer Fire Company (EVFC) has successfully acquired advanced firefighting equipment through a FEMA Assistance to Firefighters Grant. This grant has enabled the fire company to purchase fourteen cutting-edge 3M Scott Fire & Safety ... more
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Tompkins latest to deal with EMS crisis: Response time lags, as small towns and villages say they don’t have funding to help

Tompkins latest to deal with EMS crisis: Response time lags, as small towns and villages say they don't have funding to help
Tompkins County emergency services are facing critical response delays, with average emergency medical response times reaching nearly 13 minutes, lagging behind the national average of 4 minutes, according to new reporting by the Ithaca Voice ... more
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NWS: Microburst, not a tornado, caused severe damage in Enfield, Tompkins County

NWS: Microburst, not a tornado, caused severe damage in Enfield, Tompkins County
The destructive aftermath of Monday night's storm in the Town of Enfield, west of Ithaca, was the result of a microburst, not a tornado, says the National Weather Service in Binghamton. The storm's straight line ... more
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Large illegal trash fire under investigation in Tompkins County

Large illegal trash fire under investigation in Tompkins County
Firefighters in Enfield were able to successfully put out a large, illegal trash fire this week. It was thanks in part to the support of the nearby Trumansburg Fire Department, who offered mutual aid. The ... more
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Police: Enfield man charged with arson after structure fire

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Police say one arrest has been made after a structure fire in the city on January 3rd. Upon arriving at the scene and conducting an investigation, authorities identified Aaron J. Blume, 36, of Enfield as ... more
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Enfield shooting suspect in custody, but questions remain about investigation status

Shooting spree in Memphis results in 4 dead; suspect Ezekiel Kelly served less than a year for previous killing
Deputies say an Enfield man surrendered to police after a shooting. Java Abdur-Razzaaq, 40, of Enfield is awaiting arraignment on charges related to a shooting investigation that began around 11 a.m. on Monday. That's when ... more
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Multiple possession charges against man after traffic stop in Cayuta

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Police say an Enfield man was taken into custody following a traffic stop in Cayuta. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael P. Inman, 45, of Enfield for multiple counts ... more
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Enfield homeowner catches burglary in progress on security camera app: One suspect in custody, while second remains at-large

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A burglary in Enfield, Tompkins County has left one person in custody and authorities searching for the second. It happened during the early-afternoon hours on Weatherby Road, according to the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office. Deputies ... more
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‘EXTRAORDINARY GIFT’: Finger Lakes Land Trust celebrates acquisition of 200-year-old fieldstone home, 140 acres in Enfield

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The Finger Lakes Land Trust has acquired one of its most-significant pieces of property to date. In a recent press release, the Land Trust said they received an historic 200-year-old fieldstone home and more than ... more
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Cayuga Nation: Interlaken takes action, anti-Halftown supporters to march in Washington D.C. on Monday

#HalftownMustGo campaign celebrates Interlaken’s resolution, organizers and supporters to march in Washington D.C. on Monday
The Village of Interlaken passed a resolution Thursday that called on President Joe Biden and the U.S. federal government to respect the traditional Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫ' (Cayuga Nation) faction's decision to remove Clint Halftown as the nation's ... more
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Rural Health Network offers garden grants to Southern Tier, Tompkins County schools

Rural Health Network offer garden grants to Sothern Tier, Tompkins County schools
The Rural Health Network of South Central New York is offering grants to grow and create gardens at Southern Tier schools, including those in Tompkins County. The grant is open to early childcare and K-12 ... more
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Gas too expensive? Consider alternative transportation options in Tompkins County

Tompkins County provides alternative transportation options amid risin
New programs are launching in Tompkins County to provide residents with alternative transportation options amid rising gas prices. One way to explore such options is by using Way2Go, a local transportation directory created by the ... more
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Troopers: Enfield man stole trailer, passed counterfeit money at Popeyes restaurant

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Police arrested an Enfield man two days before Christmas following an investigation into stolen property. According to state police, Roy Searles, 33, of Enfield is accused of stealing over $1,000 worth of property from a ... more
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Interior’s Bryan Newland reopens consideration of Cayuga Nation’s land-into-trust application denial

Interior’s Bryan Newland reopens consideration of Cayuga Nation’s land-into-trust application denial
Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Bryan Newland has advised the Interior Department to reconsider the Cayuga Nation’s denial of a 114-acre land-into-trust application. The development came last week from the U.S. District Court for the District ... more
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Enfield town board members opt out of considering second Cayuga resolution

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In the days following a joint letter authored by Seneca County officials including Sheriff Tim Luce, District Attorney Mark Sinkiewicz and Seneca Falls Chief of Police Stuart Peenstra, the town of Enfield has stopped pursuing the ... more
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