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Ithaca, New York is located in Tompkins County. Zip codes in Ithaca, NY include 14851, 14850, and 14853. The median home price in Ithaca is $246,200 which is roughly $133/per square foot. More Ithaca information.

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Cornell BDS measure tabled

The Cornell University Student Assembly voted to table indefinitely a resolution to divest from companies that do business in Israel.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Lansing Star

Scale House Adds Beer Brewing Capacity

Pubs are a dime a dozen, but brew-pubs are special. They have a cachet that makes them stand out because you get to drink the beer in the place where it was brewed.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Zi Alikhan, Melissa Crespo, John Michael DiResta & More Named 2014...

The Drama League have announced the stage directors who have been selected as the 2014 Fellows of The Drama League Directors Project: Zi Alikhan , Melissa Crespo, John Michael DiResta, Ellie Heyman, Lavina Jadhwani, Michael Leibenluft, Michael Osinki, Hannah Ryan, Teya Sugareva, Caitlin Sullivan, and Emma Weinstein.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Dip in sales-tax revenue concerns local governments

Tompkins County and the City of Ithaca were on opposite sides of the first-quarter sales tax trend that across the state raised concerns among many local governments that their budgets will be increasingly strained.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Waverly cops issue warrant in meth lab case

Waverly police have issued arrest warrants for a 26-year-old man wanted in connection with a mobile methamphetamine lab police say they discovered in his crashed Jeep on Monday.

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On The Move

* Kathryn Nivison grew up in Cazenovia and came to Ithaca in the mid 1980s. She received a degree in human resources management from Walden University and worked for TransAct Technologies and Goodrich Corporation/Ithaco Space Systems.

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Dairy Foods

Unintended consequences: school ban on chocolate milk hurts white milk sales drop, waste rises

"When schools ban chocolate milk, we found it usually backfires. On average, milk sales drop by 10%, 29% of white milk gets thrown out, and participation in the school lunch program may also decrease," said Andrew Hanks, lead author and research associate Cornell's Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Independent Living: Take advantage of World of Skills job fair

World of Skills, the Job Fair in Ithaca, is 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, April 24, at The Hotel Ithaca , 222 S. Cayuga St. Thirty-five of this area's important employers with positions to offer will be available to talk with job seekers.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Rescue Mission reopens Friendship Center in Ithaca

More than 50 people attended Wednesday's grand reopening for Ithaca's emergency homeless shelter and daytime drop-in Friendship Center.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Inmate found dead in Tompkins County jail

A Tompkins County Jail inmate was found dead in his cell Wednesday morning, less than a day after he entered the jail to serve a 60-day sentence for a larceny conviction.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Reed has raised $1.9 million; Robertson tops $1 million

Democrat Martha Robertson has topped the $1 million mark in campaign fundraising in her bid to unseat Republican Rep. Tom Reed in the 23rd Congressional District.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Ithaca dog park will get volunteer love

Volunteers will once again have an opportunity to help improve the Ithaca Dog Park at Allan H. Treman Marine State Park and other state parks and trails during the third annual "I Love My Park Day," scheduled for May 3. In the Finger Lakes Region, the Catharine Valley Trail, the Ithaca Dog Park at Allan H. Treman Marine State Park, and Stony Brook ... (more)

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

Owego woman admits to grand larceny

An Owego woman has pleaded guilty to stealing thousands from the independent accessories boutique where she was employed.

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Grub Street

Spread It: 13 New York Restaurants That Take Butter Very Seriously

The best breaking food news in the last few weeks is that butter is back , and better for you than ever .

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Global scientific team 'visualizes' a new crystallization process

Scientists from KAUST and Stanford create a novel way to do time-lapse studies of crystallization that will lead to better flexible electronic displays, circuits, and possibly more effective drugs This is a high speed video of the crystal ribbons forming as the solution is spread using a squeegee like technique.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Differential Abundance of Microbial Functional Groups along the...

Cantrell, S. A., D. J. Lodge, C. A. Cruz, L. M. Garcia, J. R. Perez-Jimenez, AND M. MOLINA.

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New York Magazine

lives Lessons From My Father, Carl Sagan On mortality and immortality. Sasha Sagan

We lived in a sandy-colored stone house with an engraved winged serpent and solar disc above the door.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Health Watch: Pinwheel garden represents child abuse prevention

In light of Child Abuse Awareness Prevention month, the First Unitarian Society of Ithaca and the Advocacy Center of Tompkins County, is bringing the "Pinwheels for Prevention" movement to Ithaca and have planted a "pinwheel" garden at Aurora and Buffalo streets.

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Press & Sun-Bulletin

TC3 student uses fashion runway success to promote Zimbabwe

Yolanda Yona, a student at Tompkins Cortland Community College and a native of Zimbabwe, has found a platform to make a difference.

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EQ Magazine

Switched-On: The Birth of the Moog Synthesizer

April 2014... The History Center in Tompkins County, in partnership with the Bob Moog Foundation, has announced the opening of the exhibition Switched-On: The Birth of the Moog Synthesizer.

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