Join Jim Sinicropi and Jen Stanton at the finish line of the 2017 Right to Run 5K & 19K for FL1 Sports in Seneca Falls on Saturday morning. Watch the race start and see the winning finishers come across the line. Also, hear from Kathrine Switzer who was the first woman to enter and compete the Boston Marathon in 1967 and a member of the National Women’s Hall of Fame Class of 2011. Also, interviews with local NYS Senator Pam Helming from the 54th District, Generations Bank President Menzo Case, and National Women’s Hall of Fame President Betty Bayer. Proceeds from this event go towards the restoration of the former Seneca Knitting Mill which will be the future home of the Women’s Hall of Fame.
On Wednesday evening, March 29th, the Seneca Falls Town Board hosted a Public Hearing on Local Law No. 2 of 2017, which would rescind Local Law No. 3 of 2016 otherwise known as the Waste Disposal Law at the Seneca Falls Community Center.
The event started with a rally at the park at 10 am, which was followed by a long march around Seneca Falls, before concluding at the The First Presbyterian Church on Cayuga Street. The event saw 30 speakers, which included Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner. She might have been the featured speaker, but multiple poets, musicians, and others added their own touches to a unique event. Watch the post-march rally speakers inside the Presbyterian Church on Cayuga Street in Seneca Falls…
For the 18th consecutive year, Seneca Falls rang in the New Year with hundreds of revelers on State Street in downtown as the ball dropped atop the historic Gould Hotel at midnight to usher in 2017. Check out the video below as the calendar turned from 2016 to 2017.