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Millions more for Commons reconstruction?
Millions more for Commons reconstruction?

Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick explains why there was only one bidder for the third phase of the Commons reconstruction and why that bid expands the cost by as much as $3.8 million.

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NFL giving up ‘distraction’ of tax-exempt status

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Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year.

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November trial date set for indicted ex-NY Assembly speaker

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Outside court, Sheldon Silver said he was glad a trial date was set because he's looking forward to being vindicated by a jury.

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United Way of Tompkins County raises $2.1 million

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United Way President James Brown said despite a sluggish economy, they still met their goal.

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Cortland company faces more than $100k in fines for safety violations

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OSHA officials inspected Marietta plant in November, found multiple safety violations

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Mayor Myrick announces re-election bid

Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick speaking at a press conference in January 2014.

Svante Myrick says he plans to run an active campaign, knocking on the door of every voter in the city.