Current Ed. Sec. Arne Duncan will step down in December; John King, who led state education dept. during roll out of Common Core, will serve in interim role
Safety officials at the school say they have been taking steps to prevent an active shooter situation from happening on campus.
According to a voicemail from the superintendent, the lock-out was triggered by a security concern at Trumansburg Middle School.
Despite a lack of sun, Ithaca’s Apple Harvest Festival is getting underway.
The first annual Ithaca Police vs. Fire Charity Softball Game will be held at Ithaca College on Saturday.
The speed limit changed on Triphammer Road within the past year, but residents say drivers aren’t slowing down.
State comptroller's office says about 460,000 people on Medicaid have diabetes; about 1.6 million people statewide are diagnosed with diabetes
Mosquito-borne virus causes inflammation of the brain; death is 7th in central New York linked to virus since early 1970's
Annual eradication effort led to discovery of 309 plants that were seized, destroyed; authorities say pot plants pose risk to farmers, crops
Police say Mark Moseman, 49, was arrested after search warrant was executed at his apartment in Owego Thursday
State Senator Jim Seward and Cortland Mayor Brian Tobin were among those recognizing Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Cortland Thursday.
As Hurricane Joaquin makes its way through the Caribbean and to East Coast, New York state officials are bracing for potential impacts of storm
Ithaca programs will be getting a $500,000 grant for care going to elderly, low-income residents.
Professor Jonathan Lunine of Cornell University spoke to a House committee this week about upcoming missions to some promising planets.
Planners say the neighborhood will gain about 1,000 bedrooms.
Board members say TCAT needs $300,000 more from its partners to meet its needs for next year's budget.
Vandals accused of turning on faucets, emergency shower in science lab, causing building to flood; school in Madison County was shut down for two days
Hurricane Joaquin is strengthening in the Atlantic; forecasters say there is "tremendous spread" of potential tracks for storm
On Wednesday, jurors asked to review evidence, testimony during trial of former Cornell student Charles Tan, but didn't reach verdict
Superintendent Sandy Sherwood says there have been several near misses recently from when a car passes a stopped school bus.