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Monday, August 19, 201308/19/2013

Report: Reed late on tax payments, says he paid in full

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The Buffalo News analyzed tax returns, which show late payments on nearly 40 occasions

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Monday, August 19, 201308/19/2013

Property owners, pay attention! Tax exemption reminders are coming

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More than 19,000 property owners in Tompkins County are eligible for STAR exemption, will receive letters this week

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Monday, August 19, 201308/19/2013

Holiday Inn owners seek tax exemption for expansion project

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The owners of the Holiday Inn in Downtown Ithaca are seeking a tax exemption as part of the hotel’s expansion project.

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Monday, August 19, 201308/19/2013

The high costs of binge drinking

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1 in 5 American adults admit to doing it, and it’s costing society a small fortune.

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Sunday, August 18, 201308/18/2013

Man busted for pair of Stewart Avenue burglaries

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Suspect confronted in two separate burglary attempts, faces multiple charges

Sunday, August 18, 201308/18/2013

Two crashes at same scene; five taken to hospital

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Crashes occurred Saturday night on Route 13; downed wires closed portion of roadway through early Sunday

Saturday, August 17, 201308/17/2013

Dryden gas station robbed; police searching for suspect

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Police investigating robbery of Xtra Mart Sunoco Gas Station in Village of Dryden.

Saturday, August 17, 201308/17/2013

Theft of 840K coins sends NY meter-man to prison

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A former Buffalo, N.Y., parking meter mechanic has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison for stealing thousands of dollars in quarters while on the job.

Saturday, August 17, 201308/17/2013

Mom sues over son’s death in PA helicopter crash

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July crash left five dead; woman seeking more than $500,000 in damages.

Friday, August 16, 201308/16/2013

Ithaca adds 1,500 jobs between June and July 2013

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Between June and July of 2013, New York State’s unemployment rate was unchanged at 7.5%, remaining at its lowest level since February of 2009.

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Statewide ban on fracking has been formalized

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Officials announced the decision on Monday, citing safety precautions as main concerns.

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Owners of Masonic Temple property plan for renovations

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Ithaca Renting and the DIA are trying to secure a grant for renovations.

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Ithaca nears funding goal for fireworks celebration

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City officials say they're close to reaching their $20,000 goal for this year's Community Fireworks.

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Sheriff’s Office issues high water advisory for Cayuga Lake

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The advisory will be in effect until further notice, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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County workers lay out goals for wage increases

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Advocates for workers in Tompkins County say they'd like the state minimum wage to more closely reflect an estimated living wage for the local area.