Coffee Confabs: Mayor Myrick and IPD Chief Barber will meet community members in coffee shops

Coffee Confabs: Mayor Myrick and IPD Chief Barber will meet community members in coffee shops

The City of Ithaca has been sending city officials out into the community to meet the public, and that continues as Mayor Svante Myrick and Ithaca Police Department chief John R. Barber plan "Coffee with the Mayor and Chief" at area cafes starting this week.

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Ithaca's odd-even parking ends for now, but street-cleaning restrictions begin Monday

Ithaca's odd-even parking ends for now, but street-cleaning restrictions begin Monday

The beginning of April brought the end of odd-even parking in the City of Ithaca -- at least for now. Wednesday morning from 2am-6am was the last time parking was prohibited on one side of each city street. Street cleaning begins on Monday, April 6th, though, bringing a round of temporary parking restrictions.

From November 1st through April 1st, under the current policy, parking is prohibited on City streets from 2am-6am on the odd-numbered side of the street on odd-numbered days, and the even-numbered side of the street on even-numbered days.

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City of Ithaca meetings available for online viewing

City of Ithaca meetings available for online viewing

City of Ithaca Common Council meetings, and some city government committee meetings, have long been broadcast live on Time Warner Cable. Now, they're available for online viewing, too.

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New York Jets won't return to Cortland for training camp this year

New York Jets won't return to Cortland for training camp this year

After several years of conducting training camps on the campus of SUNY Cortland, the New York Jets are leaving Central New York this year. They say they're holding this summer's training camp in New Jersey.

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Expect delays around Cornell's west campus Monday and Tuesday morning

Expect delays around Cornell's west campus Monday and Tuesday morning

Part of West Avenue, the street at the base of Libe Slope in front of Cornell University's West Campus residence halls, will be reduced to one lane this Monday and Tuesday morning.

West Avenue in front of Cornell's west campus residence halls. 14850 Photo.West Avenue in front of Cornell's west campus residence halls. 14850 Photo.An alert from Cornell says the lane closure, which is for utility work, will be at the north end of West Avenue, near the intersection with University Avenue. Flaggers will be on the site to assist with traffic. 

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City of Ithaca department heads and Mayor Myrick will meet residents in their own neighborhoods this spring

City of Ithaca department heads and Mayor Myrick will meet residents in their own neighborhoods this spring

It's called "City Hall in Your Neighborhood," and it's a plan that will bring City of Ithaca elected officials and administrative staff to gatherings around town. The first is this Wednesday afternoon.

"This is a chance for community members to learn more about what city departments are involved in and responsible for," says Kevin Sutherland, chief of staff to Mayor Svante Myrick. "Give faces to names and answer questions," he says.

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Ryan Reynolds named winner of Whitney Point mayor election after recount

Ryan Reynolds named winner of Whitney Point mayor election after recount

Democratic candidate Ryan Reynolds was named the winner of the Whitney Point mayoral election following a recount this morning, according to the Broome County Board of Elections. The Board had to schedule a manual recount of paper ballots in last week's mayoral election in Whitney Point, saying the race was too close to call.

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Whitney Point mayoral election too close to call and heading to a recount

Whitney Point mayoral election too close to call and heading to a recount

The Broome County Board of Elections has scheduled a manual recount of paper ballots in last week's mayoral election in Whitney Point, saying the race was too close to call. The Board of Elections will meet at 9am on Tuesday, March 24, at the Village of Whitney Point offices on Liberty Street for the recount.

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8th annual Ithaca St. Baldrick's Day this Sunday will raise funds to fight childhood cancer

8th annual Ithaca St. Baldrick's Day this Sunday will raise funds to fight childhood cancer

Friends and family of children who lose their hair to cancer treatments sometimes shave their heads in solidarity. That's the spirit that brings participants to the 8th annual Ithaca St. Baldrick's head-shaving event this Sunday at Kilpatrick's Publick House.

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Light snow likely Friday, before temperatures rise for the weekend

Light snow likely Friday, before temperatures rise for the weekend

The National Weather Service says a low pressure system will spread snow across northeast Pennsylvania and Central New York on Friday morning, before higher temperatures shift precipitation to rain.

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