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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.

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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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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Ithaca’s Brown named to U.S. Olympic hockey team

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Dustin Brown was named to U.S. Olympic roster Wednesday; selection is second for Ithaca native to Olympic team

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Korean War veteran buried in Ithaca

Sgt. Michael James Barra was laid to rest at Calvary Cemetery in Ithaca Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Sgt. Michael James Barra was buried in Ithaca Saturday.

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Spencer-Van Etten school bus driver faces charges

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Details about the alleged incident haven’t been revealed.

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Three arrested in violent Halloween home invasion in Cortland County

Greg Hatch, 24, of Van Etten, Ian Burke, 19, of Spencer, and Jennifer Kelly, 18, of Spencer

The suspects are all due back in Cortlandville Town Court next week.

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After epic snow, floods and roof collapses are concerns

New York State Police provide an escort for Suffolk and Nassau County Department of Public Works trucks headed for Buffalo (photo courtesy of New York State Police)

Warmer weather and rain are in the forecast, and that's making people in the Buffalo area nervous.

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NY Casino board meets as decision nears

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A decision on where to build up to four casinos in upstate New York could come any day.