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Cornell falls to 0-4 with 24-10 loss to Harvard

In a battle of two of the Ivy League’s top defenses, No. 22 Harvard made two more big plays than Cornell and turned them into a 24-10 victory on Saturday afternoon at Harvard Stadium. The Crimson remained unbeaten at 4-0 (2-0 Ivy), ... MORE
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Woman accused of hitting and killing bicyclist before fleeing the scene is arrested

A woman has been charged for her role in the death of one bicyclist and hospitalization of another in June. In June, Amber Suprunchik, 36, of Dolgeville, allegedly struck two people bicycling on Route 26 in Cincinnatus. One bicyclist, Kitt Warren, 67, ... MORE
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Woman posing as a travel agent sentenced to prison after stealing thousands from families

A Glen Aubrey woman has been sentenced to 2.5 to 7.5 years in prison as part of a plea deal for scamming vacationers out of $111,000. Lisa Stevens, 51, pretended to be a travel agent for families and in two years managed ... MORE
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Ithaca police respond to report of a stabbing Thursday night

Ithaca police responded to the report of a stabbing on Oct. 7 around 9:49 p.m. A male victim was located in the 300 Block of West State Street with stab wounds to his upper body and leg. A female victim was later ... MORE
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Elmira School District is down 16 bus drivers Friday forcing them to modify their school schedule

Elmira School District was forced to modify their schedule Friday due to being down 16 bus drivers. The modification is only for Friday, Oct. 8. Secondary schools began on a one hour delay and elementary schools will be released early. Broadway Academy ... MORE
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Two car garage catches fire in Trumansburg Wednesday night, cause still under investigation

A garage caught fire on Wednesday night in Trumansburg. The garage is a detached two car garage. Trumansburg Fire Department, Enfield Fire Department, and Mecklenburg Fire Department responded to the scene around 6:30 p.m. The garage was knocked down upon arrival to ... MORE
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Homeless driver faces felony charges after August pursuit between Schuyler and Tompkins counties

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a homeless man following a pursuit that happened on August 26. Around 9:10 a.m. on that date, a deputy attempted to stop a black Cadillac operated by Joseph Esposito, 36, on County Road ... MORE
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Ithaca Police Department reports shooting for the second night in a row

Ithaca Police Department responded to another shooting for the second night in a row in the area of Chestnut and Elm Streets. On Oct. 6 at 10:24 p.m., police responded to reports of another shooting and found numerous shell casings from a ... MORE
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Officials believe the victim of brutal kidnap, torture, murder case in Elmira knew the suspects

As officials continue to investigate the brutal murder of Juan Jose Gotay, they’ve verified he knew his killers. A motive has not yet been shared. Chemung County District Attorney Weeden Wetmore has not shared why the man was in Elmira, how he ... MORE
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Southern Tier hospital reaches 100% capacity in ICU

80 workers at Arnot Health who have not been vaccinated have been laid off. My Twin Tiers reports that Arnot Health said 97% of their employees have at least one dose. Last Friday 84% of employees were fully vaccinated. 85 employees are ... MORE
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Wedding photographer sues New York over not wanting to photograph LGBTQ couples

A photographer out of Elmira is suing Attorney General Letitia James over having her right to deny same-sex couples service. Owner Emilee Carpenter believes her inability to choose not to serve LGBTQ+ couples for wedding photos goes against her religious beliefs and ... MORE
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Cornell University requires all staff to be vaccinated by Dec. 8

Cornell University has announced all employees are now required to get the COVID vaccine. A letter was sent out by University Officials directing employees to get vaccinated no later than Dec. 8. Anyone choosing not to comply without valid religious or medical ... MORE
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Police respond to shots fired in Ithaca Tuesday night

Ithaca Police Department responded to shots fired Tuesday night near Elm Street. Around 8:12 p.m. police responded to multiple reports of gunshots in the area. Police secured the area and interviewed witnesses before learning a victim with a gunshot wound had been ... MORE
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Lourdes Hospital workers sue Governor Kathy Hochul over religious exemption

Binghamton hospital workers who have been suspended over the vaccine mandate are suing Governor Kathy Hochul. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is helping the group of healthcare workers. Kennedy promotes anti-vaccine rhetoric and is an attorney for the four unnamed hospital workers at ... MORE
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Local nursing home is one of 115 to reach a 100% vaccination rate against COVID-19 in New York State

There are now 115 nursing homes across the State of New York that have a 100% vaccination rate, according to LocalSyr.com. One of the facilities to have reached that point of 100% is Kendal, located in Ithaca. It’s only one of 13 ... MORE
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Ithaca Police in search of suspect following robbery Friday night

Ithaca police responded to a robbery Friday night just before 7 p.m. Police responded to the 700 Block of West State Street and spoke with a victim who claimed to have been punched in the face before his cell phone was stolen ... MORE
Cornell falls to 0-3 with 21-10 loss toBucknell

Cornell falls to 0-3 with 21-10 loss to Bucknell

Four turnovers by Cornell, including three in the second half and two in the red zone, allowed Bucknell to celebrate a 21-10 Homecoming win on Saturday evening at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium. The Big Red fell to 0-3 on the season, while the ... MORE
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Local doctor happens to be on a plane when woman has life-threatening seizures

Dr. Darshan Patel, a doctor working in Internal Medicine at Guthrie Cortland Medical Center, was finally able to go on a reunion trip to Columbia with other doctors, when on his flight home, the pilot called out on the overhead asking for ... MORE
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