My best wishes for a safe, meaningful, memorable and enjoyable kickoff to the season of summer to all of the residents and families of the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes regions!
Read more on the history of American independence: https://www.history.com/topics/holidays/july-4th
From WETM-TV, "4th of July fireworks shows around the Elmira area"
From the observer-review.com, "Independence Day events set"
From The Evening Tribune, "4th of July fireworks, celebrations around Elmira, Corning, Hornell"