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All female food team from Finger Lakes featured at James Beard House (access required)

The team of chefs and producers who will represent the Finger Lakes at the James Beard House are, from left, Claire Benjamin, Nancy Irelan,  Autumn Stoscheck, Samantha Buyskes, Linnea Shumway, Trish Aser, and Susanne Messmer. Photo supplied.

A septet of female chefs and food-and-beverage producers from the Finger Lakes region will be featured presenters at the esteemed James Beard House in Manhattan in January. The team, headed by Geneva’s Samantha Buyskes, is currently listed on the house’s list of ...

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Big interest exhibited in Grow-NY agricultural business competition (access required)

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The inaugural Grow-NY agricultural business competition has attracted nearly 200 applications hoping to win start-up money to launch a venture in the Finger Lakes region. The applicants are competing to be among the 20 finalists who will have a chance ...

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Romulus waste incinerator suffers strategic blow (access required)

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A proposed waste-to-energy incinerator for Romulus, Seneca County, suffered a major blow Wednesday when the NY Senate unanimously approved legislation banning such incinerators in the Finger Lakes, following a similar Assembly vote last week. The Finger Lakes Community Preservation Act ...

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