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Casa Larga Ice Wines Receive Distinguished Honors

July 28th, 2015

Two of Casa Larga's ice wines recently received awards in an overwhelming triumph from the Ultimate Beverage Challenge and the New York State Fair. The winery proudly uses the traditional German method of producing ice wines, allowing the grapes to freeze on the vine. The result of their efforts is a line of 6 ice wines that are the most highly awarded in the country.

The Ultimate Beverage Challenge awarded the coveted Chairman's Trophy to Casa Larga's 2010 Fiori Vidal Blanc ($39.99), along with 95 points ...

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Join the Hangar Theatre for the Pulitzer Prize-winning Romantic Comedy Talley's Folly

July 27th, 2015

Starring:
Laurel Casillo
Jonas Cohen

TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE!

Closing their Mainstage Season, the Hangar Theatre presents Lanford Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning romantic comedy, Talley's Folly. Directed by the Hangar's artistic director Jen Waldman, Talley's Folly will run from July 30 until August 8, 2014. Join the cast, crew, and Hangar staff on opening night, Friday, July 31 at 8pm at the Hangar Theatre, located at 801 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850 in Cass Park.

It is July 4, 1944 in Lebanon, Miss...

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Heron Hill Winery Launches Hands-On Harvest Experience Sweepstakes

July 24th, 2015

Experience harvest hands-on and appreciate the heritage of Heron Hill's Ingle Vineyard shaped by forty-year-old, sustainably farmed vines. Heron Hill Winery is running a sweepstakes to win a day with the Heron Hill Harvest Team for one person and a guest. From checking brix before hand-picking grapes, to assisting the winemakers with the action on the press pad and tasting first run juice -- you will participate in all aspects of the harvest and crush. Ingle Vineyard is located on the west side of Canandai...

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Nationally renowned artist creates 3D illusion at Destiny USA

July 21st, 2015

A giant hole in the floor is brought to life by artist Sean Fitzpatrick

WonderWorks hired a nationally recognized artist to create a 3D illusion to announce their summer pricing promotion.

"The idea is that the falling prices have caused architectural columns to break loose and crash through the floor of Destiny USA's Canyon Area. The giant hole in the floor is getting a lot of attention and people are taking tons of pictures. It's fun to watch kids stand on the artwork and pretend they are falling in whi...

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Meet "Mrs. Swan" at After Hours Event

July 17th, 2015

Join the Geneva Historical Society and Billsboro Winery for Rose Hill After Hours, a history Happy Hour on the final Wednesday of the month during June, July and August. At Rose Hill After Hours, the Geneva Historical Society will open up the grounds and the first floor of Rose Hill Mansion to participants and have an informal program on a different topic each month. On July 29 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., visitors will get to meet "Mrs. Swan" and join her in preparing a 19th-century tea cake in the Rose Hill ki...

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Bike Tioga Comes Showcases Tioga County and Waverly

July 15th, 2015

The 13th Annual Bike Tioga event is being held on August 1st in its new location at the Waverly High School. Bike Tioga is not a race, but a ride of 20, 50, or 100 miles with various elevations throughout beautiful Tioga County. Riders are encouraged to stop along the way to visit local business and tourist attractions. Picnic lunches and farm visits have been popular stops in the past and the event has always emphasized a relaxed, fun environment.

Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. on August 1 for the 10...

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Taste of Summer is Downtown Corning's Newest Event

July 14th, 2015

Corning's Gaffer District is thrilled to present a new summer event in Downtown Corning on the Northside, Taste of Summer on Thursday, July 23 from 5-8pm.

Taste of Summer will exclusively feature businesses of the Gaffer District, offering a taste of our food, services, product and culture. This is a celebration of summer intended to inspire our community to love where they live and work, and to remember that supporting small business is the key to keeping our downtown a vibrant regional attraction. The ...

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RIBBON CUTTING AT MURABELLA’S ITALIAN STEAKHOUSE FRIDAY, JULY 17 AT 5:00PM

July 13th, 2015

MuraBella's Italian Steakhouse in Montour Falls is now offering pizza and the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to celebrate at a ribbon cutting on July 17, 2015 at 5pm. These new pizza offerings promise to deliver the same delicious, from-scratch tastes for which Murabella's is so well known. The ribbon cutting will include Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Rebekah LaMoreaux and local officials to offer their congratulations and well wishes.

Owner Robert Misuraca is ...

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Brown Hound Bistro eyes expansion to Canandaigua

July 13th, 2015

Owner Trish Aser asking community to help fund project

Trish Aser, owner of Brown Hound Bistro in South Bristol, is looking to expand her restaurant business to Canandaigua, and is asking the community for support through an online fundraising campaign. Aser hopes to buy the historic building at 13 Niagara Street, which was at one time Canandaigua's original firehouse. All money raised from the fundraising campaign at www.Kickstarter.com will go towards the down payment needed to secure the building. Aser ...

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The Wineglass Marathon to present $50,000 check to the Village of Painted Post

July 10th, 2015

The Wineglass Marathon will present a check for $50,000 to the Village of Painted Post on Monday, July 13th at 7:00 p.m. during the Village of Painted Post Board Meeting in the Painted Post Village Hall. Mark Landin, Race Co-Director and Chris Sharkey, Wineglass Board Chairwoman, will be presenting.

The replacement of a near mile-long bike path that runs from Craig Park to a small walking bridge near the Interstate Highway 86 underpass tunnel is expected to begin mid-July. The current six-foot wide bike pa...

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