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Finger Lakes area car wash eyes new location in Hornell

Finger Lakes area car wash eyes new location in Hornell
Auto Wash, a Finger Lakes car wash company, announced plans to start construction on a new facility in the City of Hornell this summer. The car wash will be built on vacant land between Hornell ... more
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Hornell Wegmans shopper wins $35K on TAKE 5 drawing

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A Wegmans shopper in Hornell hit the jackpot by purchasing a top-prize winning ticket for the New York Lottery's Take 5 evening drawing on May 11th. The New York Lottery confirmed that the winning ticket, ... more
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Woman accused of stealing over $13,000 in Steuben fraud

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Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard announced the arrest of 33-year-old Samantha M. Hendee of Hornell on charges related to welfare fraud. On April 30, 2024, investigators from the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office took Hendee into ... more
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Changes coming to major transportation overhaul in Hornell: What’s changing on Rt. 36?

Changes coming to major transportation overhaul in Hornell: What's changing on Rt. 36?
New York State has revised its plans for upgrading the state Route 36 Hornell Gateway Corridor, officials said at a public meeting on Tuesday. Originally designed to extend further north, the $55 million project has ... more
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Development plans underway for former Hornell hospital

Development plans underway for former Hornell hospital
The former St. James Mercy Hospital on Canisteo Street in Hornell, vacant since early 2020, is poised for transformation. Acquired by Biotek LLC in October 2021 for $818,000, the extensive property, which spans a city ... more
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Hydrant flushing happening this week in Hornell

Hornell prepares for summer activities as pandemic restrictions subside
The City of Hornell has announced it will commence its routine hydrant flushing across the area starting this weekend, from Saturday, April 20, through Friday, April 26. The overnight flushing process, scheduled from 11 p.m ... more
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Tim Hortons to open at former McDonald’s site in Hornell

Employees at Tim Horton’s in Canandaigua test positive for COVID-19; location temporarily closes
Tim Hortons, the beloved Canadian coffee and doughnut chain, is set to break ground on its first store in Hornell, expanding its reach into the Southern Tier of New York. Slated to begin construction in ... more
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Hornell City Council approves budget with tax decrease for 2024-25

Hornell City Council approves budget with tax decrease for 2024-25
The City of Hornell has officially approved its 2024-2025 budgets, featuring a slight property tax decrease, marking a shift from the previous year's tax increase. In a move celebrated by city officials and residents alike, ... more
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Harbor Freight opens new store in Hornell

Harbor Freight opens new store in Hornell
Harbor Freight Tools, a leading national retailer known for its quality tools at affordable prices, has officially opened its doors in Hornellsville. The new store, located at 7451 Seneca Road North, started welcoming customers on ... more
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Election results: Steuben villages hold elections in North Hornell, Dansville, and Alfred

Who will be the next Wayne County judge? GOP primary held today
In the Hornell area village elections held on March 19, local residents cast their votes, resulting in victories for both Democrat Josh Greenthal and Republican Peter DiRaimondo in North Hornell. Greenthal, a former trustee, secured ... more
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Hornell man charged with attempted rape and forcible touching released after arrest

Hornell man charged with attempted rape and forcible touching released after arrest
The Steuben County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Hornell man on several charges including attempted rape, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child. The charges stem from an investigation in the ... more
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Sheriff Allard: Man violates court order, held on $2,000 bail

Sheriff Allard: Man violates court order, held on $2,000 bail
Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard recently announced the arrest of 62-year-old Robert Ciccone from Monaca, Pennsylvania. The arrest came after an investigation into allegations that Ciccone violated a legally enforced order of protection in the ... more
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Hornell water plant gets major funding for upgrades

Hornell water plant gets major funding for upgrades
The Hornell Water Pollution Control Plant is set to receive a $1.25 million boost from the federal government, as announced by Congressman Nick Langworthy. This funding aims to modernize the facility, enhance public health, and ... more
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Harbor Freight to open new store in Hornell this month

Harbor Freight to open new store in Hornell this month
Harbor Freight Tools, a leading national tool and equipment retailer based in Calabasas, California, has announced the opening of its new store in Hornellsville, set for March 26. Located at 7451 Seneca Road North, the ... more
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Hornell ready for downtown work: Residents react to upcoming construction

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Hornell's downtown area is set to undergo significant construction starting next Monday, with traffic barrels already placed in preparation. This project is part of a $10 million downtown revitalization initiative funded by the state in ... more
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Big improvements coming to Hornell’s downtown

Big improvements coming to Hornell’s downtown
Hornell has initiated the Streetscapes, Alleyways, Wayfinding, and Public Art project, a comprehensive plan aimed at transforming Main Street's appearance and functionality. Announced by Mayor John Buckley, this ambitious project encompasses sidewalk replacement, alleyway enhancements, ... more
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Massive fire devastates Hornellsville home; family and pets escape

Massive fire devastates Hornellsville home; family and pets escape
A devastating fire engulfed a home at 7341 N. Main St. Extension in Hornellsville late Tuesday night, leaving the residence destroyed but no injuries reported. The North Hornell Fire Department confirmed that three adults, a ... more
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Hornell kicks off downtown revitalization work

Hornell kicks off downtown revitalization work
The City of Hornell is set to begin a major construction project aimed at revitalizing its downtown area starting Wednesday. The initiative, known as the Downtown Revitalization Initiative Streetscapes, Alleyways, Wayfinding, and Public Art project, ... more
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Hornell Community Arts Center: A new vision for engagement

Hornell Community Arts Center: A new vision for engagement
The Hornell Community Arts Center, once known merely as the old Ponderosa, is on the brink of transformation. Three local groups, the YMCA, Hornell Public Library, and Hornell Community Theatre, have united with a proposal ... more
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