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Run Towards It: Empowering young female athletes in competition (video)

Run Towards It: Empowering young female athletes in competition (video)
High school girls' soccer teams from Seneca Falls, Geneva, Marcellus, Newark, Dryden, Lyons and Auburn came together to "Run Towards It" this past weekend. The Empowerment Project Initiative from the Bonafiglia Family Foundation helped organize ... more
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Troopers seek ID of two involved in credit card theft in Tompkins County

Troopers seek ID of two involved in credit card theft in Tompkins County
State police are asking for help identifying two people involved in using stolen credit cards at stores in the Tompkins County area. It was discovered on July 23 when an elderly woman learned her wallet ... more
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Dryden man arrested on Superior Court warrant

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Police say a Dryden man was arrested on a Superior Court warrant. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Larry D. Kirkland, 56, of Dryden for failure to appear in court ... 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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SUNY’s Educational Opportunity Program expands to three local community colleges

NY’s Educational Opportunity Program expands to three local community colleges
Community colleges in three local counties will receive a total of $5.2 million to expand their affordable education program, announced Governor Kathy Hochul on Tuesday. According to a press release from the Governor's Office, the ... more
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Dryden’s Sapwood Farm one of six ‘bird-friendly’ maple producers in New York

Dryden’s Sapwood Farm one of six ‘bird-friendly’ maple producers in New York
Town of Dryden's Sapwood Farm has been recognized by the New York office of the National Audubon Society for its preservation efforts. The 103-acre Sapwood Farm, owned by Sean Carter and his partner Maria Paone, ... more
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Cayuga Nation responds to Town of Dryden’s resolution, criticizes non-native involvement in dispute

#HalftownMustGo campaign celebrates Interlaken’s resolution, organizers and supporters to march in Washington D.C. on Monday
The Cayuga Nation has released a statement regarding the Dryden Town Board's recent resolution to stand by the Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫʼ Council of Chiefs and Clanmothers' and support Cayuga Nation self-determination. Related: Dryden Town Board passes resolution ... more
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Dryden Town Board passes resolution supporting Cayuga Nation Self-Determination

Dryden Town Board passes resolution supporting Cayuga Nation Self-Determination
On March 17th, 2022 the Town Board in Dryden, NY passed a resolution calling on the federal government to honor the traditional Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫʼ (Cayuga Nation) decision to remove Clint Halftown as a representative to the ... 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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Dryden establishes affordable and workforce housing committee

Dryden establishes affordable and workforce housing committee
The Dryden Town Board passed a March 10 resolution to establish an affordable and workforce housing committee. The resolution, which passed unanimously, states the new committee will "focus on owner and rental housing deficiencies and ... 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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Home suffers damage after structure fire in Tompkins County

Home suffers damage after structure fire in Tompkins County
On Wednesday, February 16 firefighters in Tompkins County were called to a structure fire on Davis Road. The Dryden Fire Department shared photos from the scene to Facebook, as they assisted the McLean Fire Department ... more
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House fire in Ithaca-area serves as reminder to clean chimneys

House fire in Ithaca-area serves as reminder to clean chimneys
Firefighters in Dryden say they were called to assist the Varna Fire Department with a structure fire on Saturday. According to the Dryden Fire Department, the house fire started in the chimney. "We can't emphasize ... more
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Dryden schools go remote due to COVID cases, lack of bus drivers, and quarantine issues

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Due to a dramatic uptick in COVID-19 cases over Thanksgiving break the Dryden Central School District is going remote. Throughout the week remote learning will be the standard for students there. The goal for the ... more
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One extricated, airlifted from serious crash in Dryden

One extricated, airlifted from serious crash in Dryden
First responders were called to a serious one car crash in Dryden around 5 a.m. on Route 13 in the village. It happened on Wednesday and first responders from Dryden Fire and Ambulance were called ... more
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Two facing serious charges after Dryden shooting incident, weeks long investigation

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A pair of Dryden residents were taken into custody after a weeks-long investigation. State police were called to a report of a person target shooting near Signal Tower Road in Dryden on June 4, which ... more
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NWS confirms tornado in Dryden from Monday’s storms

NWS confirms tornado in Dryden from Monday's storms
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has confirmed that a tornado touched down in the town of Dryden on Monday. When that powerful line of thunderstorms rolled through the Finger Lakes- damage was seen all ... more
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Municipal broadband in the works for town of Dryden

Municipal broadband in the works for town of Dryden
A community in Tompkins County is working on bringing municipal broadband to town. It's the town of Dryden and an undertaking that started in 2019 is continuing. The Tompkins Weekly reports that the goal, according ... more
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Possible COVID exposure at Dryden VFW

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The Tompkins County Health Department is alerting the public of a potential COVID-19 exposure. The Health Department received notification of an individual who tested positive for COVID-19 and worked at the Dryden VFW during the ... more
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