Category: Ithaca

Cornell men's hockey makes NCAA Tournament

Cornell men’s hockey makes NCAA Tournament

The Cornell men’s hockey team fell short of an ECAC Hockey title, but its hope for a national championship remains intact as the Big Red received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament on Sunday. Cornell received the No. 3 seed in ... MORE
Cornell lax opens three-game homestand vs. Colgate tonight

Cornell lax opens three-game homestand vs. Colgate tonight

After playing just one home game through the first five weeks of the season, the Big Red men’s lacrosse team opens up a three-game home-stand on Tuesday evening when it welcomes instate rival Colgate to Schoellkopf Field at 5 p.m. Cornell is ... MORE
ELECTION RESULTS: Winners and losers from village contests (full-coverage)

ELECTION RESULTS: Winners and losers from village contests (full-coverage)

The surprise from Tuesday’s slate of village elections was the loss of incumbent Waterloo Trustee David Duprey who has served on the board since 1996. In races that generated very few votes — Democrat Gina Suffredini and Republican John Butlak both secured ... MORE
Cornell welcomes Penn to Schoellkopf on Saturday

Cornell welcomes Penn to Schoellkopf on Saturday

The Big Red returns to Ivy League play and continues its three-game home stand when it welcomes Penn to Schoellkopf Field on Saturday, March 25 at 1 p.m. Cornell is coming off its first win of the season, a 15-6 victory over ... MORE
Newt Gingrich 'delighted' with Cornell appearance

Newt Gingrich ‘delighted’ with Cornell appearance

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich admitted he was concerned about how his visit to Cornell University would play out. Prominent Republicans visiting campuses in progressive cities can sometimes cause a stir, but everything was civil and respectful Wednesday night in ... MORE
CMC, staff hit with lawsuit after patient dies in waiting room

CMC, staff hit with lawsuit after patient dies in waiting room

Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca A rare event that took place at the Cayuga Medical Center in January has resulted in a lawsuit being filed against three nurses, a doctor, as well as the entire hospital. On January 19th Lloyd Phelps, a ... MORE
Court orders reinstatement of fired CMC nurses

Court orders reinstatement of fired CMC nurses

Cayuga Medical Center was ordered to reinstate two registered nurses by United States District Judge Thomas McAvoy on Wednesday in U.S. District Court after he granted an injunction requested by the National Labor Relations Board. The nurses – Anne Marshall and Loran ... MORE
Cornell hockey season ends with NCAA loss

Cornell hockey season ends with NCAA loss

Less than a minute into the NCAA Tournament, the Cornell University men’s hockey team celebrated the first goal in its regional semifinal against UMass Lowell. The early advantage vanished quickly, though, as referees disallowed the goal following a video review. UMass Lowell ... MORE
Union and Ithaca College agree on contract, strike canceled

Union and Ithaca College agree on contract, strike canceled

Ithaca College and the Ithaca College Contingent Faculty Union reached a tentative agreement on a labor contract after representatives from both parties met from 1:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Sunday. In a tweet, the union canceled a strike originally scheduled for March ... MORE
X Ambassadors announce fall festival in Ithaca's Stewart Park

X Ambassadors announce fall festival in Ithaca’s Stewart Park

X Ambassadors — the popular rock band led by Ithaca natives Sam and Casey Harris — announced Monday morning that it will host a new hometown festival in September. Cayuga Sound: A Festival for the City of Ithaca will take place Sept ... MORE
Cornell to introduce off-campus housing rating system

Cornell to introduce off-campus housing rating system

Two weeks after a rental home caught on fire, displacing several students, Cornell University is revealing a plan to introduce a safety-focused ratings system in its online database of off-campus housing. The system is being created by the university in collaboration with ... MORE
Cornell seeks first Ivy win vs. Dartmouth on Saturday

Cornell seeks first Ivy win vs. Dartmouth on Saturday

The Big Red men’s lacrosse team will look to secure its first Ivy League win this weekend when it welcomes Dartmouth to Schoellkopf Field on Saturday, April 1 at 1 p.m. Cornell is coming off a heartbreaking 10-9 loss to Penn last ... MORE
Ithaca Walmart shooter has complicated history

Ithaca Walmart shooter has complicated history

The Ithaca man accused of fatally shooting a UPS driver at a Walmart parking lot had a lengthy history with law enforcement, despite the fact that he worked as a master social worker from September 2008 until May 2016 at St. Lawrence ... MORE
Cornell Big Red clinch bye with wild 3-3 tie

Cornell Big Red clinch bye with wild 3-3 tie

Whether it’s a point gained or a point lost depends on the perspective, but the one certainty from the Cornell men’s hockey team’s 3-3 deadlock with Clarkson on Saturday night is that it wasn’t dull. Sophomore forward Mitch Vanderlaan and sophomore defenseman ... MORE
Seniors lead, Sweany follows as Big Red wrestlers upset #4 Ohio State

Seniors lead, Sweany follows as Big Red wrestlers upset #4 Ohio State

Senior Brian Realbuto beat top-ranked Bo Jordan at 174 pounds and No. 1 Gabe Dean defeated defending NCAA champion Myles Martin at 184, but it was sophomore Jeramy Sweany’s victory at heavyweight that lifted Cornell to a 19-18 upset win over No ... MORE
Manure spill impacts Salmon Creek and Cayuga Lake; municipal water supplies not affected around Ithaca

Manure spill impacts Salmon Creek and Cayuga Lake; municipal water supplies not affected around Ithaca

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Tompkins County Health Department officials are responding to a manure spill that is currently impacting Salmon Creek and Cayuga Lake. As a result of a structural issue with a satellite manure storage ... MORE
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It's complicated: How INHS plans to pay for massive multi-million dollar renovations

It’s complicated: How INHS plans to pay for massive multi-million dollar renovations

At first read, this article might be confusing. Non-profit housing landlord and developer Ithaca Neighborhood Housing Services (INHS) is refinancing its properties in order to pay for long-needed renovations. How it plans on doing that, is a little complicated. First, the easy ... MORE
Ithaca firefighters respond to TCAT fire early Monday morning

Ithaca firefighters respond to TCAT fire early Monday morning

A fire in a heating unit at Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit filled the building with smoke Monday morning in the City of Ithaca. An Ithaca Police Officer on patrol in the area called into Tompkins County 911 around 4:45 a.m. stating that ... MORE