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6 days ago

Cornell hockey to take on New Hampshire in Frozen Apple game

Game will be played Saturday, November 26 at Madison Square Garden

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6 days ago

8 pieces of history being preserved in Tompkins County

Artist Steve Carver, conservator Kasia Maroney are trying to conserve eight sculptures that date back to WPA-era in 1930's

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6 days ago

Tompkins lawmakers discuss funding for inmate reentry programs

Committee of county lawmakers has recommended spending $100,000 for reentry programs for inmates about to be discharged

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6 days ago

Pilot OK after emergency landing on western New York road

Pilot was forced to land on road near state Thruway in Batavia Thursday after experiencing engine troubles

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6 days ago

No verdict Thursday in Cal Harris murder trial; proceedings continue Friday

Judge spent first full day considering case on Thursday; all parties expected back in court Friday

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6 days ago

Memorial organized for SUNY Cortland grad who disappeared during Vietnam War

The ceremony is at 1 pm Saturday, at St. Mary's Cemetery.

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6 days ago

Sheriff’s Department taking time to learn best procedures for body cams

The Ithaca Police Department have had body cameras for months.

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7 days ago

Cuomo proposes wide-ranging changes to New York alcohol laws

One proposal would allow restaurants to sell alcohol before noon on Sundays

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7 days ago

Judge pushes back Sheldon Silver prison date

U.S. District Court judge says Sheldon Silver can remain free until Supreme Court rules on case that could have bearing on Silver's appeal

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7 days ago

Time Warner name to vanish, as Charter closes acquisition

Charter Communications say it will eliminate Time Warner, Bright House brands over next 18 months

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7 days ago

Ithaca schools budget, propositions pass with ease

Ithaca City School District adopted with just under 70% approval

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7 days ago

Closing arguments heard in Cal Harris murder trial

Case is now in hands of judge after closing arguments were made; all parties due back in court Thursday morning

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1 week ago

Ithaca man arrested for felony DWI

Because of a prior DWI conviction, this arrest is a felony.

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1 week ago

Majority of school budgets approved across New York

Almost 100% of school budgets passed this year.

Photo Credit Sara McCloskey

1 week ago

TCAT service changes to begin Sunday

TCAT is reducing service on 20 of 33 routes in response to lack of drivers, use of higher-paid contract drivers

Rochester PD

1 week ago

Rochester police officer dragged by car while arresting car thief

The officer was run over by one of the tires, but he has been released from the hospital.

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1 week ago

AG settles with Home Depot and Lowe’s on fertilizer signage

Fertilizers with phosphorous must be labeled correctly.

photo: Pete Blanchard

1 week ago

Local refugee assistance group presents resolution to Common Council

Ithaca Welcomes Refugees is working as a sister organization to Catholic Charities to support refugees in the area.

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1 week ago

Budgets pass throughout Tompkins County; final numbers unknown in Ithaca

Due to large number of write-in votes, Ithaca City School District vote results weren't immediately known Wednesday morning

crime

1 week ago

72 indicted in major central New York drug bust

Police, state attorney general say arrests were made Monday, Tuesday during raids in Syracuse area

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2 charged in Schuyler County meth bust

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Kevin Tibbits, 37, and Jeffery Dennis, 39, were arrested Wednesday along Route 15 in town of Catharine

3 hours ago in Local

Cuomo calls for study of privatizing State Fairgrounds

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State is spending $50 million on transformation of New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse area; governor has called for study to examine partial, full privatization

3 hours ago in Local

Aide to Sen. Chuck Schumer arrested following traffic stop

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Police say Cody Peluso, Hudson Valley regional director for Schumer, was arrested for possession of prescription pills, steroids

7 hours ago in Local

State launches ad campaign to warn residents about Zika virus

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The ad campaign is part of an effort to fight Zika and its causes in the state.

8 hours ago in Local

SUNY Chancellor visits Cortland to discuss Teach NY

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Top New York education officials will be traveling across the state to discuss Teach NY.