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TONIGHT: Local gov employees performing Juneteenth play to celebrate holiday

ITHACA, N.Y. –– County and City staff and volunteers will be performing a reading of “A Juneteenth Play,” Friday night to celebrate the upcoming holiday on Saturday, June 19. The play is written by County Historian Carol Kammen and Legislature Chairwoman Leslyn McBean-Clairborne and takes place in 1865, “around the events of the Galveston, Texas announcement of […]