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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Community Closings – Friday, Jan. 3

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Non-school related closings and cancellations for greater Ithaca area

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Snowstorm followed by bitter cold temperatures

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While the snow is letting up today, we’re facing bitterly cold temperatures.

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Tompkins County legislators elect Mike Lane as new chair

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Mike Lane will replace Martha Robertson, who has served as chair since 2010.

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Cuomo declares state of emergency

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Governor Cuomo has declared a state of emergency as the first snow storm of 2014 pounds the northeast.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

NY gets waiver to eliminate double math test

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Some New York seventh- and eighth-grade students will have one less math exam to take after the state received a waiver from the federal government.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Community closings, Thursday Jan. 2

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Closings for non-school related locations

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Despite weather conditions, Ithaca City Schools remain open

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Many parents were surprised to learn that Ithaca City Schools remained open Wednesday.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Cold weather ahead, tips to stay warm

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Cold temperatures will persist into the weekend which means extra precautions should be taken.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Travel advisory issued in Cortland, Tioga Counties

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Sheriff’s department issues message of caution during significant snow storm

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Woman slashed in face outside bar on Commons

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Incident happened Dec. 29 outside bar on Ithaca Commons; police now looking for public’s help

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Lifton: Silver should be “innocent until proven guilty”

State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton [D-Ithaca] speaking at a Cortlandville Town Hall in 2013.

The Ithaca Assemblywoman says Silver's decision to step down is in the best interest of the body

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State adopts new regulations for liquefied natural gas

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The new regulations would allow storage of LNG in New York for the first time in over 40 years.

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UPDATE: Three injured following 2-car crash on Route 79

State police crews respond to a 2-car crash at 1500 Mecklenburg Road/Route 79 Wednesday morning.

The accident reportedly happened at around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday

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Ithaca College profs make push to unionize

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They say it’s so they can be more organized and involved in forming college policy.

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Silver to lose leadership post Monday

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Silver's resignation as Speaker will come Monday, according to announcement Tuesday night