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Taughannock Falls State Park .::. Our Finger Lakes History

The Finger Lakes region is home to dozens of waterfalls but none are more famous as the tallest waterfall east of the Mississippi River, Taughannock Falls. Learn about the complete history of the State Park at Taughannock Falls from the origin of the name to the geology behind the formation of the three major falls within the park. Join Seneca County Historian Walter Gable for another edition of the Our Finger Lakes History podcast…


FLX Weekly with Jessica Lahr for 8/5 – 8/19/15

This week in the Finger Lakes has the world of NASCAR descending on Watkins Glen, a young Trumansburg woman loses her life in the gorge at Taughannock Falls State Park, Amy Schumer teams up with Chuck Schumer to fight gun violence, and final preparations are underway for next weekend’s Vino and the Beasts 5K Obstacle Run in Geneva.