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DEC proposes end to hazardous waste cleanup at Evans Chemetics in Waterloo

After 20 years hazardous waste cleanup at Evans Chemetics on East Main Street could be coming to an end. The state Department of Environmental Conservation is proposing ‘no further action’ for the last portion of the overall cleanup project. The proposal will ... MORE
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State knocks Waterloo out of Downtown Revitalization Initiative contest: Another year without $10M prize

The village of Waterloo is not a finalist for New York State’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative. The $10 million prize is what communities like Waterloo have been after for years – as downtown investment remains slow and underwhelming. Among the changes and improvements ... MORE
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FLX WEEKLY: Seneca Lake Resorts Country BBQ Bash on the Lake (podcast)

Rick Newma, Marketing and Event Coordinator for Seneca Lake Resorts, n is in-studio to talk about this weekend’s live music event called “Seneca Lake Resorts Country BBQ Bash on the Lake”. An award winning country and classic rock band will perform and ... MORE
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Connie’s Diner in Waterloo will reopen Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 6 a.m.

Connie’s Diner in Waterloo will reopen this month after being closed since August. The reopening date will be Tuesday, Oct. 19 at 6 a.m. The fire was an electrical fire, resulting in the cause being accidental. Connie’s Diner temporarily condemned after weekend ... MORE
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Man arrested for welfare fraud in Waterloo

A man was arrested for committing welfare fraud in Seneca County. On Oct. 5, Seneca County Sheriff’s Investigators arrested Christopher Cooper, 38, with no permanent address. Cooper was charges with offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree and welfare ... MORE
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Seneca County House of Concern to reopen in former Waterloo Save-A-Lot building

The House of Concern is planning their grand reopening in the former Save-A-Lot store in Waterloo for Oct. 16 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everything was packed and moved in September and the new location is double the size of the ... MORE
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Waterloo School Board expected to appoint new member Oct. 18

One of the interested parties for the open seat on the Waterloo Board of Education has withdrawn their name, leaving two candidates that were interviewed Tuesday. Melissa Marquart withdrew her name leaving Joe Sposato and Charles Bronson in the running. They were ... MORE
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FLX WEEKLY: Alicia DeVivi of Studio 119 & the first weekend of fall (podcast)

Alicia DeVivi, the owner of Studio 119, will be in-studio with Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi to talk about her story and the services she offers in her new downtown Waterloo location before we preview the first weekend of Autumn here in ... MORE
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Waterloo Board of Education plans to interview three individuals for the vacant position on the board

Three candidates are being interviewed to fill a vacant position on the Waterloo Board of Education. The original interview date was set for Monday evening but was cancelled and has yet to be rescheduled. Candidates include Joe Sposato, a retired teacher, athletic ... MORE
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Residents can purchase Firehouse Subs locally this week

If you’ve ever seen Firehouse Sub ads on TV and wished you could have one, now is your chance. There aren’t any locations in the area, but this week the Servern Fire Department in Border City on 5&20 will have a Firehouse ... MORE
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Finger Lakes Health announces their newest medical professional to Seneca Family Health

Finger Lakes Health is proud to welcome Jennifer Whitmore, MSN, ANP to Seneca Family Health Center, 367A East Main Street, Waterloo. She is joining the dedicated and talented team of primary care providers Sixto Medina, M.D., Eric Shives, M.D., Christina Gray, MSN, ... MORE
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Walkout organized by students at the Waterloo High School in protest against a staffer’s alleged comments

Waterloo High School students have gathered together to hold a peaceful protest outside of their high school. It began this morning, with students holding signs chanting “If she ain’t fired, we ain’t tired” and “What do we want? Change! When do we ... MORE
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The Village of Waterloo will not be among municipalities choosing to allow retail sales and use of marijuana

The Waterloo Village Board has voted unanimously to opt out of state laws that legalize marijuana. Towns and Villages have until Dec. 31 to opt out, but once the deadline passes they may not opt out at all. If they choose to ... MORE
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UPDATE: Troopers release new details in fatal wreck that killed HWS student

A freshmen from William Smith College has died following a serious car accident Friday afternoon in the area of State Route 96 and Brewer Road in Waterloo. It resulted in the area of those two roads being shut down for a period ... MORE
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Waterloo man ticketed after erratic driving on Rt. 318

Police say a Waterloo man faces one charge after an erratic driver complaint on State Route 318 this week. Scott Favata Jr., 27, of Waterloo was charged with unlicensed operation after an erratic driver complaint. A traffic stop revealed that his license ... MORE