Seneca Falls

National Women's Hall of Fame works to recognize under-represented women

A virtual ceremony hosted by the National Women's Hall of Fame Thursday night honored six women for their pioneering efforts toward equality.
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Fri, 12/11/2020 - 5:25am
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Weekend full of history brings tourists to significant spot in American politics

It's been 172 years since the first convention in the Finger Lakes kicked off the fight for women's rights. A new chapter in that story unfolded...
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 11:27am
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Seneca Falls celebrates historic moments in the fight for women's rights

This past weekend marked the annual Convention Days in Seneca Falls, which highlights the Women’s Rights Convention held in that community in 1848. But,...
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Mon, 07/20/2020 - 6:31am
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Marchers brave bitter cold to celebrate women's suffrage and encourage people to vote

About 2,000 people braved bitterly cold temperatures and snow for a rally and march in Seneca Falls on Saturday. The event was part of three days of...
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Sun, 01/19/2020 - 2:14am
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The eternal feel-good of 'It's a Wonderful Life'

Here is more proof that the world of movies can be a surreal experience: when we catch up with Karolyn Grimes, who memorably played the 6-year-old Zuzu...
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 6:48am
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National Women's Hall of Fame moves into new location

Seneca Falls will be getting a big economic boost from New York state. Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that the town will get $10 million in funding...
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Thu, 11/07/2019 - 3:02am
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Resolution by Seneca Falls town supervisor to end Women's Hall of Fame funding fails

The Seneca Falls Town Board on Tuesday night rejected a resolution to end funding for the Women's Hall of Fame if it inducts Jane Fonda. But that was...
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Wed, 04/03/2019 - 6:10am
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Seneca Falls supervisor wants to end funding for Women's Hall of Fame because of Fonda induction

A town official in the Finger Lakes wants to pull funding from the National Women’s Hall of Fame because he is not happy with one of this year’s...
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Thu, 03/28/2019 - 7:44pm
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Despite bitter cold, marchers gather in Seneca Falls to celebrate women's rights

Hundreds of people turned out in the bitter cold and snow on Saturday in Seneca Falls for the 3 rd annual Women March. It was held in conjunction with...
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Sat, 01/19/2019 - 7:13pm
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National Women's Hall of Fame wins $150,000 in online competition

It was back in September the Hall learned it was a finalist in a program called Partners in Preservation, which featured 20 sites around the country...
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Tue, 10/30/2018 - 1:48pm
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