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1 hr ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
The Groton Youth Commission has received a "2 Year Grants, Magnified Results" award of $9,840 from the Community Foundation of Tompkins County for the Groton Teen Jobs Program.
Should we change our lifestyles to help reduce global warming?
Should free speech ever be restricted?
6 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
We would like to extend a heartfelt laurel on behalf of everyone at the Tompkins County Public Library and the Tompkins County Public Library Foundation to Johnny Russo and the East Hill Classic Jazz Group and Doug Robinson and the Djug Django Band for organizing Common Cause, a Nov. 12 benefit concert with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting ... (more)
10 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
Welcome to December: * A month that can mean cold and snow and accelerated heating bills.
12 hrs ago | The Post-Standard
The American Red Cross of Central New York had a contract with the Tompkins County Department of Social Services to run the Emergency Homeless Shelter of Tompkins County, on State Street in Ithaca.
A free information session on navigating the Affordable Care Act will be held at Tompkins Cortland Community College from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
The weather gets cooler in Tompkins County, and leaves drop by the dozens. Many fallen leaves are raked up, bagged and then driven to the county solid waste center.
Mimi Melegrito is about to become very embarrassed. A longtime community volunteer, Melegrito prefers to stay out of the spotlight and would rather call attention to the good deeds of others.
The Tompkins County hydrilla eradication program has received a $75,000 with endorsement from U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning.
The Sustainability Center will offer an intergenerational dialogue on exervise and cycling routes with a utility bike demonstration from 6:30-7 p.m. and a from panel discussion from 7 - 8:30 p.m. at the Sustainability Center, 111 N. Albany St., Ithaca.
The only Tompkins County town without a moratorium or outright ban on hydrofracking, Groton, is holding a public hearing on a proposed moratorium.
A body was pulled from a creek in Taughannock Falls State Park in Tompkins County on Friday, according to a report in The Ithaca Journal.
The committee members are Annie Carter, Ronda Catlin, Phyllis Hall, Shelly McCoy, Jack Myatt and Trisha Petrillo.
Just as turkey sandwiches and warmed-over stuffing are starting to get old, it's Restaurant Week in Ithaca, seven days of special menus, events and discounts at participating establishments throughout Tompkins County.