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Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

Fire destroys barn owned by local business

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A fire in Brooktondale Thursday afternoon devastated a barn owned by a local business.

Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

Lansing residential center closing in favor of community services

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State officials have begun the process of closing juvenile detention centers throughout New York, including one in the Town of Lansing.

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Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

“Cans Along Cayuga” nabs 1,000 lbs of food for United Way

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In a true measure of character of the Ithaca community, nearly 1,000 pounds of canned foods were lined up on the Cayuga Street parade route of the Ithaca Festival this week.

Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

Silver tables MMA bill

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The movement to legalize mixed martial arts in New York State is being put on the back-burner by Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.

Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

Seven killed in Cortland Co. crash; van in “total pieces”

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Reports are four of the people killed in crash on Route 13 in Truxton were children.

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Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

Cornell star could receive top national honor

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Rob Pannell is one of five finalists for the Tewaaraton Award, given to the nation’s top lacrosse player

Thursday, May 30, 201305/30/2013

Borg Warner prepares to halt Cortland operations

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Company is moving forward with plans it announced in 2012

Around 2,000 people took part in the 2013 Ithaca Festival parade (photo by Pete Blanchard)

Wednesday, May 29, 201305/29/2013

Ithaca Festival Parade draws thousands of spectators

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The Ithaca Festival parade went off without a hitch Wednesday despite the threat of thunderstorms.

Wednesday, May 29, 201305/29/2013

Developer proposes expansion to Community Corners

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A developer has proposed expanding the Community Corners in Cayuga Heights with a new development project.

Wednesday, May 29, 201305/29/2013

Lansing Residential Center to close

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The ongoing talks over closing the Lansing Residential Center may not go on much longer.

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Prosecutor strikes back at Sheldon Silver’s claims

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Silver was indicted two weeks ago on charges that he received $4 million in kickbacks from law firms for doing political favors.

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Tough times in county echoed in economic report

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According to the report, total growth for the Tompkins County economy in 2014 was zero percent.

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Suspect arrested in smoke shop robbery

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The crime happened Wednesday afternoon at the State Smoke Shop on West State Street in Ithaca.

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Cornell police seek man who placed hidden camera in dormitory bathroom

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The camera was discovered back in May in the women's bathroom in Jameson Hall.

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Advocates want $350M state investment to combat heroin, substance abuse

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Groups say proposed spending is flat for addiction treatment providers