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  1. Groups plan tiny houses in Syracuse, some as small as backyard shedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    A Syracuse nonprofit group has proposed building townhouses for the homeless that would cost less than $14,000 each. Why so cheap? In part, it's because the houses would be tiny.


  2. Upstate NY's odds of a white Christmas among best in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    While much of the country only dreams of a White Christmas, we have them pretty routinely here in Central New York. According to the National Climatic Data Center, Upstate New York is one of the U.S. regions mostly likely to have snow on the ground on Christmas day.


  3. Meet the strongest frog in the Adirondacks: Central New York books and authorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Central New York authors connect their hometowns to their work through a variety of genres, ranging from illustrated chapter book to three-volume histories. Richard Mickelson , for example, gives the athletic bullfrog in his children's story, "The Frog Who Jumped Over the Moon," a familiar home in the Adirondack Mountains.


  4. Video: Cornell students struggle with hockey team's 'teddy bear toss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Cornell students try to get a giant teddy bear on the ice during the hockey team's annual "teddy toss" Saturday night in Ithaca, N.Y. after a 3-1 loss to Denver. The Cornell University's men's hockey team, like many hockey teams during the holiday season, held a "teddy toss" Saturday night, encouraging fans to throw teddy bears on the ice after a 3-1 loss to Denver .


  5. Hitchhiker hit, killed by box truck in Tompkins County, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    A woman was killed Thursday morning when she was hit by a box truck while hitchhiking outside the city of Ithaca, the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office said. The sheriff's office said that around 4:44 a.m. 43-year-old Rosalyn Degraw, of Ovid, was walking north in the 1500 block of Trumansburg Road in the town of Ithaca, about five miles north of the city of Ithaca.


  6. Man charged with murder on Thanksgiving near IthacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Police say a Tompkins County man has been arrested on a charge of second-degree murder following a domestic incident on Thanksgiving Day. The Ithaca Journal reports that 32-year-old Benjamin A. Cayea of Cayuga Heights was arrested at a home in the Ithaca-area village on Thursday evening.


  7. Thanksgiving Day running races in CNY set for all levels of competitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2013 | The Post-Standard

    The CNY running scene offers several races for all levels of fitness, with distances varying from just under a 5K to a 10K. The schedule includes: Baldwinsville Kiwanis Turkey Day Race: Thursday, CW Baker High School, 29 East Oneida St., Baldwinsville.


  8. Cortaca Jug miracle worker Luke Hinton says TD pass is 'the highlight of my football career'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    When Cortland State's Jon Mannix caught that pass from the Red Dragons' holder, Luke Hinton, following a botched field-goal attempt on the final play of Saturday's Division III game in Cortland, he immediately celebrated with Robert Pontbriand . This, for good reason because the fluke play allowed the home team to upset Ithaca 23-20 in the annual Cortaca Jug affair.


  9. Will Cortland's Cortaca weekend repeat last year's Cortaca mayhem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Hours before and after last year's Nov. 16 game in Ithaca, things in Cortland got so out of hand that the city had to call in the state Emergency Management Office and state troopers to help control crowds. A crowd of nearly 6,000 filled Clayton Avenue - a long hill lined with old houses that have been converted into student apartments - for a street party that saw cars tipped on their side, students leaping from roofs and furniture thrown into the street.


  10. A baby brother finally comes home six decades after he was lost to warRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    He graduated from Ithaca High School in 1949 and been accepted at the Rochester Business Institute, but decided to delay his plans to join the Army. "He was just fun-loving.


  11. Remains of Central New York soldier missing since Korean War identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    U.S. military officials say the remains of a Central New York soldier have been identified more than 60 years after he died during the Korean War. The Pentagon announced Monday that the remains of 18-year-old Army Sgt.


  12. Miss Erie Canal 2015 Willa Hahn sang opera, addressed SCSD code of conduct revisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Willa Hahn is crowned Miss Erie Canal during the Miss Syracuse 2015 Triple Crown competition on November 9, 2014, at the Palace Theater in Syracuse. . Hahn hails from Berkeley Springs, W.V., but she currently resides in Ithaca.


  13. Miss Syracuse 2015 crown is the 'greatest birthday gift ever' for Anneliese TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Miss Erie Canal 2015 Willa Hahn, Miss Syracuse 2015 Annaliese Trust, Miss Syracuse 2014 Adrienne Wilson and Miss Salt City 2015 Anastasia Harisis pose at the Palace Theatre. (Katrina Tulloch 14 young women competed for the titles Miss Syracuse 2015, Miss Salt City 2015 and Miss Erie Canal 2015 at the 2015 Miss Syracuse Triple Crown Competition on Nov. 9 at the Palace Theatre.


  14. New products enable women to stand upright 'when nature calls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    There are several products hitting the market which are intended to help women who hunt, fish or participate in sports urinate while standing upright. In stores, the products go by such names as P-Mate , Pee Pocket and GoGirl .


  15. Cortland man charged with robbing Ithaca bank, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    A Cortland man has been charged with felony third-degree robbery after he handed a bank teller a note and fled with cash, according to Ithaca Police The man, Ian Miles, was wearing a blue hoodie and sunglasses when he approached a teller at the Elmira Savings Bank at 301 East State St. with a note demanding cash, news reports said. The branch office is just east of the Commons.


  16. Report: Man injured after falling down Ithaca gorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    A man is recovering in a Syracuse hospital after he fell around 60 feet into Ithaca's Cascadilla Gorge Wednesday afternoon, according to The Ithaca Voice. The college-age man suffered multiple cuts and head and back pain during the fall from the edge of the gorge onto the trail below, the Ithaca Times reported.


  17. Video shows cars swerving to avoid drunk man stepping in front of I-81 traffic near SyracuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    A visiting Cornell University scientist and his wife were on their way home from a Sunday shopping trip at Destiny USA when -- out of nowhere -- a man walks in front of their car on Interstate 81, south of Syracuse. Two cars in front of the scientist swerved or slowed to avoid the pedestrian as he crossed the highway.


  18. Dine out in Ithaca and eat an entire meal named after Mayor Svante MyrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2011 | The Post-Standard

    If Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick wants to order a drink, dinner and dessert in his city, he needs to only say his name. That's because with the unveiling of a new beer this week, anyone can order an entire meal named after Myrick in Ithaca, the Ithaca Voice points out.


  19. Cornell University scientists accidentally create 'buck magnets' in effort to control deer populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2011 | The Post-Standard

    Cornell University launched a program in 2009 aimed at satisfying all Ithaca residents by controlling the area's deer population in an innovative way. Fast forward to 2013, and scientists were left puzzled: deer pregnancy rate was down, but the population remained the same.


  20. More tough news from Sears: Fingerlakes Mall store to close in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Not only did Sears Holdings announce the shutdown of the DeWitt Kmart today, the company also confirmed that its Sears store at the Fingerlakes Mall near Auburn will close around the same time in mid-January. Sears Holdings announced the closure of the Shops at Ithaca mall in September.


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