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Mark Twain Plaque Recovered in Eldridge Park

ELMIRA–A Mark Twain plaque was recovered February 7, buried in the snow by the Eldridge dog park. The plaque was stolen from a Mark Twain monument in the… 602 more words

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Elmirans Talk Back- April Demember-Bridges

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Elmira Junior Wrestling Club practice

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Family key to success of Elmira Junior Wrestling Club

ELMIRA – Family got the Elmira Junior Wrestling Club started. It is also what has helped the club thrive more than eight years later.

During a practice at Elmira High School’s wrestling room on a frigid Tuesday night, a dad stepped in to wrestle with his son who was bigger than all the other kids, moms waited and watched as their little boys learned the nuances of the sport, and fathers doubled as coaches as their sons energized the room with their exuberance. 1,124 more words


Stealing Mark Twain

ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A 32-year-old man has been charged with stealing a bronze likeness of author Mark Twain from a cemetery in upstate New York. 126 more words