Rally for Bernie Sanders supporters this Thursday in Ithaca's west end

Rally for Bernie Sanders supporters this Thursday in Ithaca's west end

Central New York's Bernie Sanders supporters, or those interested in learning about the candidate, have a chance to meet a national campaign rep this week.

A rally scheduled for Thursday evening at the Space at GreenStar in Ithaca's west end will be an opportunity to hear about progress on getting Senator Sanders on New York's ballot, and learn about the national and local campaigns.

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Firefighters find smoke detector with battery removed after putting out early morning fire

Firefighters find smoke detector with battery removed after putting out early morning fire

Residents of an East Spencer Street house were lucky this morning. Firefighters discovered a smoke detector with no battery after putting out a fire.

The Ithaca Fire Department says firefighters were called to the scene of a structure fire on East Spencer Street, a very narrow one-way downtown street at the base of South Hill, just before 7am on Tuesday, and observed smoke coming from the rear of the house.

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Ithaca police, mayor advising no unnecessary travel on icy roads Monday morning

Ithaca police, mayor advising no unnecessary travel on icy roads Monday morning

Ithaca Police and Mayor Myrick are advising "no unnessary travel" on roads that have a layer of ice and snow.

Police and fire crews are on the scenes of several accidents this morning, according to Mayor Svante Myrick, who says "an ice layer is making travel especially dangerous.

Ithaca City School District says some school buses are running up to 30 minutes behind schedule, and we're hearing reports that TCAT buses are also running late.

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IPD seeking suspect who robbed food delivery driver in Ithaca's west end

IPD seeking suspect who robbed food delivery driver in Ithaca's west end

Ithaca police say a food delivery driver was robbed late Saturday night in Ithaca's west end. No one was injured in the robbery.

Police aren't identifying the victim or his employer, but say they were alerted just before 11pm on Saturday that a delivery driver had been robbed after food had been ordered for delivery to the 200 block of Cleveland Avenue.

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Innocent windshield the only known victim of a Saturday shooting near Downtown Ithaca

Innocent windshield the only known victim of a Saturday shooting near Downtown Ithaca

Police say they responded to "multiple reports of gunshots fired" in the area of West Buffalo Street and North Albany Street, but "involved parties had fled the scene by the time officers arrived."

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After 40 years of New York State Fair events, the Grandstand is coming down and you can watch

After 40 years of New York State Fair events, the Grandstand is coming down and you can watch

The Grandstand at the New York State Fairgrounds near Syracuse is being taken down as the first step in a massive renovation project, and fair officials say "The public is invited to view the implosion."

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Lansing and Ithaca firefighters among crews who rescue 17 trapped miners at Cargill plant

Lansing and Ithaca firefighters among crews who rescue 17 trapped miners at Cargill plant

Firefighters from the Lansing Fire Department and Ithaca Fire Department were among crews from "over 15 agencies" that assisted with an effort to rescue 17 miners trapped at the Cargill Salt Mine in Lansing overnight. All 17 miners have been rescued as of 8:35am in what an IFD representative called "one of the most difficult rescues in recent memory."

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Ithaca's getting its very own Nike shoe design, and the limited edition is likely to go fast

Ithaca's getting its very own Nike shoe design, and the limited edition is likely to go fast

It's a Nike shoe designed with Ithaca in mind, and Homegrown Skateshop owner Andrew Douglas expects the limited edition will go fast.

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State Police nab Ithaca suspect on NYS Thruway just hours after West Hill shooting

State Police nab Ithaca suspect on NYS Thruway just hours after West Hill shooting

An Ithaca man is in Tompkins County Jail on Friday night after police say he shot a man on West Hill and then fled toward New York City.

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End of an era: Dunbar's, Collegetown's last dive bar, is gone

End of an era: Dunbar's, Collegetown's last dive bar, is gone

The last of a long line of dive bars in Collegetown is no more. We're sorry to confirm the rumors that Dunbar's has closed its doors for good.

NHL (and Cornell) hockey legend Joe Nieuwendyk has visited Dunbar's regularly when he's in town, and graciously poses for photos.NHL (and Cornell) hockey legend Joe Nieuwendyk has visited Dunbar's regularly when he's in town, and graciously poses for photos.

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