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Ithaca police: Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Route 13

ITHACA, N.Y. — A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Route 13 and Willow Avenue on Wednesday evening, police say.

ITHACAVOICE.COM - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

Ithaca man sentenced to seven years in prison in connection with robbery convictions

In each robbery, Slater displayed what appeared to be a black pistol and demanded money from bank employees, a news release from the Tompkins County District Attorney's Office stated. During the investigation, police discovered evidence that the black pistol was likely a pellet gun Slater bought at

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2018-07-18 21:36:00

Dandy Mart moves into Ithaca market with purchase of two independent grocers

+1The sign for Pete's Grocery Store, in Ithaca's West End. The longtime independent grocery store will join the Dandy Mart family of gas stations and shops.Casey MartinTwo of Ithaca’s most recognizable convenience stores have changed hands and will become Dandy Mini-Marts in the near future, as the

ITHACA.COM - 2018-07-19 14:22:00

City of Ithaca: are you interested in a fire station?

Thecity of Ithaca has issued a Request For Expressions of Interest (RFEI) for the fifty year-old fire station at 309 College Avenue. An RFEI is basically to gauge interest, to see if it would be worth the city's effort of putting together and issuing a formal Request For Proposals (RFP). You could c

ITHACAVOICE.COM - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

3 CNY ice cream stands make new list of best in Upstate NY

In the summer,Central New Yorkseems to be overflowing with ice cream stands serving unique hard flavors and fun soft-serve concoctions, but according to anew ranking by NYup.com, three local ice cream spots are a scoop above the rest.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-07-19 07:20:00

Good Food Collective parent company acquires Crooked Carrot in Ithaca

Headwater Food Hub, a major player in Rochester's local food movement, has acquired the Ithaca company Crooked Carrot.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-07-18 12:00:00

Sheriff's Office: Deputies find hallucinogen, ecstasy on driver in Lansing

LANSING, N.Y. — While on patrol shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday on East Shore Drive in Lansing, deputies from the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office spotted a man pulled over to the side of the road who appeared to be passed out.


Teen girl pedestrian struck by car on Route 60 in Chemung has died

A 15-year-old girl has died, New York State Police confirmed Thursday, after being struck by a car while walking in a Town of Chemung street Tuesday.

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-07-19 17:30:00

Highway re-opened after pedestrian hit by vehicle

The collision occurred at around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night at the intersection of Route 13 and Willow Avenue, according to the Ithaca Police Department, and prompted the highway's closing to a single lane until 6:48 a.m. this morning while the accident was being investigated.

ITHACA.COM - 2018-07-19 12:36:00

Lights, Camera, Social Action! | Ithaca College

Jim Miller ’85 began his film career reading lines with Kevin Costner as a casting assistant on the classic baseball movie “Bull Durham,” but his passion for social justice took him away from the glitz and glam of Hollywood. He now produces documentaries on issues like gun violence, immigration and

ITHACA.EDU - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

Owner of Good Food Collective expands into Ithaca with acquisition of Crooked Carrot

Headwater Food Hub, a major player in Rochester's local food movement, has acquired the Ithaca company Crooked Carrot.

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2018-07-18 12:00:00

‘Like A Ghost Town’: Erratic Nursing Home Staffing Revealed Through New Records

Stan Hugo comforts his wife, Donna, who is a resident at the Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Ithaca, N.Y. Hugo tracks staffing levels at the skilled nursing facility. (Heather Ainsworth for The New York Times)

CALIFORNIAHEALTHLINE.ORG - 2018-07-19 09:00:16

Ithaca Fire Department responds to heat calls

"With the way the heats been, we're getting anywhere from five to ten heat related calls a day now," Pendell said.


How Tim Tebow is inspiring Southern Tier's Christian faithful

While Buehler is a pastor atValleyview Alliance Churchin Vestal, he says most of the kids at the community center don't attend church. And while he tries to be someone they can depend on, he knows they're used to people making promises and then breaking them. It can be tough to find common ground.

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-07-19 11:00:00

27-year-old parolee charged with selling heroin in Elmira

(Photo: ELMIRA POLICE DEPT.)A 27-year-old Elmira man who was previously convicted of weapons charges inChemung Countynow faces felony drug charges as a result of a law enforcement investigation intoheroinsale.Elmira Police Department Drug Enforcement Unit and the New York State Police Community Narc

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-07-19 15:32:00

BREAKING: Horseheads police car hit; 2 officers sent to ER

WATKINS RD., HORSEHEADS (18 NEWS) - A Horseheads police car was hit last night during a traffic stop. Police tell us two officers were transported to Arnot Ogden Medical Center for minor injuries, and were later released.

WETM - 2018-07-19 08:25:25

Restorative justice at the heart of Miller's re-election campaign for City Court

Ithaca City Court Judge Scott Miller.Simon WheelerRunning unopposed for a second term on the Ithaca City Court (albeit, the first time where he has had to run for elected office), Scott Miller has had a lot of explaining to do.Unanimously endorsed by the Ithaca City Democratic Committee and with mor

ITHACA.COM - 2018-07-19 14:32:00

Longtime Ithaca restaurant up for sale

ITHACA, N.Y. -- For those looking to be restaurateurs, here's your opportunity. Joe's Italian Restaurant was officially put on the market last weekend.


Man hospitalized for gunshot wound after shooting on Johnson St.

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 News) - A man is hospitalized for a gunshot wound, after police responded to a residence on the 800 block of Johnson St. for a report of a shooting, on Wednesday morning, before 3 a.m.

WETM - 2018-07-19 00:06:11

Wayne-based Headwater Food Hub merges with Ithaca company

ONTARIO — Headwater Food Hub recently announced that it is merging with the Ithaca-based Crooked Carrot.The move, effective July 1, brings together growing networks of farmers and producers, our communities of partners and customers, and our leadership teams to better pursue our shared mission to tr