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Thursday, May 2, 201305/02/2013

Spencer man convicted of forgery

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Tompkins County D.A. Gwen Wilkinson announced Thursday that 56-year-old Stanley Fortuna of Spencer was convicted of forgery and attempted grand larceny.

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Thursday, May 2, 201305/02/2013

Mayor Myrick reacts to Booker verdict

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Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick is reacting to last week’s verdict in the Jamel Booker trial.

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Thursday, May 2, 201305/02/2013

Court upholds Dryden fracking ban

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Dryden fracking ban upheld by state court

Thursday, May 2, 201305/02/2013

Early voting idea has no legs in Senate

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State Assembly passes bill to allow early voting, senator diagrees

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Thursday, May 2, 201305/02/2013

Council, public express concerns over police board

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Council considers appointments to police board, but tables decision

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Wednesday, May 1, 201305/01/2013

Crews make quick work of Ithaca fire

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Residents of an Ithaca home escaped a fire without injury Wednesday morning.

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Wednesday, May 1, 201305/01/2013

Suspect ID’d in Newfield shootings

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A Newfield man is wanted for the shooting of two men Tuesday at a trailer park.

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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