Morning Newswatch

A victory for all the “Little”s
A victory for all the “Little”s

Youth Program Coordinator for Big Brothers Big Sisters at the Ithaca Youth Bureau Joe Gibson tells a wonderful story with a happy ending about how the community stepped-up to support Big Brothers Big Sisters in 2013.

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7 mins ago in Local

Ithaca parks officials turn to sheep for upkeep in city cemetery

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Officials say the sheep would be brought to graze in the Ithaca City Cemetery several times throughout the summer months.

49 mins ago in Local

Auction Thursday on late Cornell professor’s Nobel Prize

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Physicist Kenneth Wilson won prize in 1982, but died in Maine in 2013; starting bids at $450,000

3 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Record number of Millennials are living with their parents

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Living at home with parents is now the most common arrangement for people age 18-34.

3 hours ago in Local

New York board ready to OK $485M for solar plant amid questions

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Money is part of $750 million plant being built for SolarCity in Buffalo

3 hours ago in Local

Bill would broaden contraception insurance coverage in New York

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Proposal calls for co-pay free coverage, access to full year's worth of contraception at one time, increased access to emergency contraception