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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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SPCA: ‘Lillie’ recovering from gunshot wounds, more surgeries ahead

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The two year old German shepherd shot twice in the face last month continues its slow but promising recovery.

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NY to increase minority state contractors

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New York state is looking to increase the number of state contracts going to businesses owned by women and minorities.

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Police: Danby man stole items from storage units

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William Park, Sr., 34, of Danby, was arrested Tuesday after police found items in his car and home that were taken from storage units throughout Tompkins County.

William Park, Sr., 34, was arrested Tuesday.

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Rhode Island child with Enterovirus dies

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A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.

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Ithaca police issue warning on “student loan” phone scam

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Ithaca Police are warning residents of a phone scam circulating in the area.