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Ithaca dealing with rising snow removal costs

Steady snow, cold has led to rising costs for removing snow, clearing streets


Cayuga Street fire started by blowtorch

Firefighters say improper measures to heat frozen pipes caused the apartment building fire.

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Cornell announces another fraternity suspension

School officials say there are credible allegations of hazing against the Sigma Pi house.


Former Cornell law student pleads guilty in 2012 assault of female students

Christopher Alan Duenas attacked two female Cornell student students back in September of 2012.

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Three arrested in Cornell residence hall thefts

Authorities recovered three laptop computers and a Bose stereo system, valued at approximately $4,000.

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Family that lost home in fire receives community support

Renee Brehm of Groton is thanking donors who have raised over $2,000 for her family in three days.

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Town of Ithaca running out of road salt

Drivers are being asked to prepare for the change in road conditions.

photo: Pete Blanchard

Ithaca skate park gets funding for expansion

The City Administration Committee voted the park an extra $61,000 in funding Wednesday.

Cold temperature

Wind chills hit -30 in Ithaca, as region deals with frigid cold

Freezing cold temperatures accompanied by wind chills approaching -35 in parts of Finger Lakes


Dryden to adapt enrollment materials to remove questions about immigration status

Dryden was one of 20 districts to reach agreement with state attorney general's office

photo: Pete Blanchard

Ithaca homeless struggle with cold weather

The City says the Rescue Mission and other services are stretched thin.

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Silver indicted on corruption charges

A federal grand jury charged Silver with three counts of corruption on Thursday.

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What happened at the Cayuga Mall?

The roof partially collapsed...or did it?

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Ithaca man arrested in home burglary

The incident happened at a home on North Titus Avenue.


Two injuries in Route 96 crash in Seneca County

Two drivers suffered injuries in a crash on Route 96 in Ovid Thursday.


Brooklyn man arrested in Ithaca for allegedly punching woman in the face

A Brooklyn man is in Tompkins County Jail after police say he punched a woman in the face.

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State lawmaker: Carrying machete should lead to jail time

Queens state lawmaker proposed up to one year behind bars for carrying machete


Police: Western New York woman likely died from exposure to cold

Cold weather blamed for 47-year-old woman's death in Niagara Falls

Cold temperature

Frigid Thursday, Friday in Ithaca, as temperatures will drop below zero

Wind chill advisories, warnings in place, as wind chills could hit -35

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