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  1. Used syringes: A growing health risk to Tier residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Used syringes: A growing health risk to Tier residents Used syringes discarded in public bathrooms, streets pose a health risk to public, city workers Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1ExYvfb Hundreds of thousands of syringes are circulating in the Southern Tier every year and while there are resources available to dispose of them, discarded sharps still end up in the public's reach. Lillian Fan, the harm reduction coordinator for the Southern Tier Aids Program, demonstrates how when needles are found, they are handled for proper disposal.

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  2. Ithaca: Visit Florida Keys instead because of 'ridiculously stupid winter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    It's so cold in upstate New York that the area's own visitors bureau is encouraging prospective visitors to head to the Florida Keys instead. Ithaca: Visit Florida Keys instead because of 'ridiculously stupid winter' It's so cold in upstate New York that the area's own visitors bureau is encouraging prospective visitors to head to the Florida Keys instead.

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  3. S. Tier link to NY fracking banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    S. Tier link to NY fracking ban Cornell Ph.D. candidate produced one of first scholarly explorations of health effects. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1CJZlGJ Elaine Hill is the author of one of the few meaningful studies of the health effects of oil and gas drilling.

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  4. Lessons to learn from Tier's armed standoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Lessons to learn from Tier's armed standoffs The standoff in Tompkins County raises concerns for region Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1BEGZ5Q Police tore away exterior walls from this Danby house in Tompkins County during a standoff with David Cady after police said he fired a shot at officers. The danger of an armed man barricaded in his house came into sharp focus in the Tompkins County Town of Danby and offers lessons for the Southern Tier.

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  5. Climbers set sights on Ithaca's iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Climbers set sights on Ithaca's ice Tourism grant aimed at investigating feasibility of ice climbing in Ithaca and Tompkins Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1JtHXX1 A climber ascends ice at Six Mile Creek gorge during Ithaca's Light in Winter Festival 2004. The City issued a special permit to people to demonstrate ice climbing during the festival.

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  6. Insurance doesn't cover Danby home damaged inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Insurance doesn't cover Danby home damaged in standoff Landlords of Hornbrook Road property left without compensation Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1BBfIWW The house owned by Robert Bartholf and Joseph Petricola, and rented to the Cady family, was heavily damaged when police removed away sections of the walls during a 61 hour standoff with David M. Cady Jr., over an outstanding arrest warrant. After police reopened Hornbrook Road following a deadly standoff on a property he owns in Danby, Robert Bartholf went to see the aftermath and what remained of the home.

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  7. The Next 7: Your guide to this week'saRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    The Next 7: Your guide to this week's entertainment Here's a look at what's coming up this week, from Jan. 19 to Jan. 25. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1IULVrg Jake Duncan, a pourer for Bagley's winery in Valois, pours a Valois Rouge for Terry Fisher, center, and Donna Coombs, both of Canisteo, on Friday during Wine on Ice. With all the exciting events going on this season, the possibilities are practically endless.

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  8. Make Ithaca safer by attending meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Make Ithaca safer by attending meeting Weigh-in on Ithaca heavy-truck safety Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1C50FU2 Now's your chance to say what you think about how to prevent more disastrous runaway-truck accidents on Ithaca's hills. A task force of area leaders.

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  9. Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick speaks on incomeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    The mayors of Ithaca, Rochester and Albany have called on the state to remedy urban poverty. A higher minimum wage and additional aid for cities will be among issues before the state Legislature.

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  10. Do you lock your doors? Burglaries on rise in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Do you lock your doors? Burglaries on rise in region S. Tier cities see burglary reports rise from 2009 to 2013. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1BQpxPo Just as he was getting into his car and head to work, Timothy Green of Binghamton had a startling realization.

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  11. Danby suspect died during standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Danby suspect died during standoff Tompkins judge issued bench warrant for David M. Cady in August; Sheriff: No shots fired Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1BdCuCC New York State Police K-9 Officer Quentin Giles stands guard at the scene of a standoff on Hornbrook Road in Danby. Lansing said an autopsy and investigation of the death will be conducted.

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  12. Big brother fulfills medicine man's prophesyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Big brother fulfills medicine man's prophesy IC student, Gates scholar, family leader since 19 when father died and mother left Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/16RfDl4 Having returned his ailing father for a final visit to their ancestral Arizona lands, Notah, just 18 years old at the time, stood before the charcoal embers and heard his envisioned future. From the conjured spirits the shaman saw, if not in its detail, at least in its outline, the crushing responsibilities that would fall to the young man.

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  13. Local groups plan Kwanzaa celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Local groups plan Kwanzaa celebrations The seven-day holiday reminds celebrants what's meaningful in life via seven principles Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1APBeFt A phrase has been added in recent years to the vocabulary of December greetings. Along with "Happy Hanukkah," "Merry Christmas," "Happy holidays" and "Happy New Year," saying "Heri za Kwanzaa" conveys wishes for good tidings over the seven-day holiday of Kwanzaa.

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  14. How fracking got stopped in N.Y.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    How fracking got stopped in N.Y. Seven years of fracking debate in NY Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/16AOToU Opponents of hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, or fracking, rally outside the Empire State Plaza Convention Center before Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Albany. When a manager at GreenStar Natural Foods Market in Ithaca announced the news over a loud speaker, people in the store began applauding, cheering, shouting and hugging.

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  15. Fracking opponents plan Binghamton celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Fracking opponents plan Binghamton celebration Fracking opponents plan Binghamton celebration Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/16vFqzd Members of the anti-drilling coalition will gather today in front of the State Office Building in Binghamton to support Wednesday's decision by New York to block fracking. Among those scheduled to lead the rally will be former Binghamton Mayor Matt Ryan, Will Hang of Toxics Targeting in Ithaca, and Issac Silberman-Gorn of Citizens Action, all of whom were outspoken in their criticism of high volume hydraulic fracturing and what they said were the potential harmful impacts on the environment.

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  16. Colesville, Sanford, Windsor face ethics questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Colesville, Sanford, Windsor face ethics questions Among the potential conflicts included landowners with gas leases on town boards Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1ADhKla The circumstances surrounding several Southern Tier town boards and their position on hydraulic fracturing for natural gas make the case for stronger statewide ethics laws, according to a government watchdog organization. The New York Public Interest Research Group on Tuesday released a report examining 59 resolutions passed by town boards opposing local bans on fracking, the controversial technique used to pull natural gas out of underground shale formations.

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  17. Binghamton truck driver involved in Route 96aRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    At around 4:44 a.m. Thursday, Degraw was struck by a truck on the 1500 block of Trumansburg Road in the Town of Ithaca. Degraw was found on the east side of the road and was pronounced dead on the scene.

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  18. Regional councils awards set for next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    New York plans to give out more than $700million in economic development grants and tax breaks at an event next week in Albany. Regional councils awards set for next week New York plans to give out more than $700million in economic development grants and tax breaks at an event next week in Albany.

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  19. To catch a theft: Store security ramps up foraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    While holiday shoppers are preparing for the season of giving, local retailers and police are preparing for the season of taking. Both major To catch a theft: Store security ramps up for holidays While holiday shoppers are preparing for the season of giving, local retailers and police are preparing for the season of taking.

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  20. Murder charged in Cayuga HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Murder charged in Cayuga Heights Benjamin A. Cayea of Cayuga Heights accused of murder at Westview Apartments Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1xQhCwb Officer Jim Landon of the Cayuga Heights Police Department walks in to check the door of apartment 2D, left, at 400 Triphammer Road Friday morning in the Village of Cayuga Heights. The department is investigating a homicide that occurred in the building Thursday evening.

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