May 04

State to stick with Fonda bridge plans Route 30A span won’t wait for bypass study Daily Gazette – May 4, 2009 Fonda, NY – New York State Department of Transportation officials say they will go forward with plans to replace and expand the Route 30A bridge in Fonda regardless of whether the federal government conducts […]

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Feb 04

Library bears brunt of wreck The Clay County Progress, Wednesday, February 4, 2009 Throwing the book at someone has a new meaning after a single car accident sent shelves and books flying at the Moss Memorial Library. About 4:30 p.m. law enforcement officers responded to reports that a car had crashed through the library wall […]

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Nov 04

Freeport Says “No” to City Manager Referendum – November 4, 2008 FREEPORT, IL – Freeport voters weighed in Tuesday on the city manager referendum and the numbers from Stephenson County show the measure failed. A look at the numbers show 6,063 said no and 3,278 said yes to this ballot question. Supporters wanted someone […]

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Aug 07

State Shifts Planned Replacement for Fonda Bridge Gazette Reporter – August 7, 2008 Fonda, NY – Despite starting design work to build to the west, the state Department of Transportation will instead build the new Route 30A bridge to the eastern side of the structure that spans the CSX railroad at Route 5 in the […]

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Aug 05

Businesses to Make Way for Bridge The Leader-Herald – August 5, 2008 Fonda, NY – Antoinette Capparello is enjoying what will be her last few months in the restaurant and catering business she owns on Route 5.  Capparello will lose her cafe after 18 years, not because of price increases, foreclosure or any other of […]

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