Volunteers search for missing Cornell senior along Cayuga Lake shore

Volunteers search for missing Cornell senior along Cayuga Lake shore

Chris Dennis, a missing Cornell student.Chris Dennis, a missing Cornell student.The Seneca County Sheriff's Department and volunteers mobilized by social media posts are searching for Chris Dennis, a Cornell senior missing since Wednesday morning after he left a camping group to go canoeing. The canoe was found overturned near Sheldrake Point.

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Sports Illustrated names Cornell wrestler Kyle Dake its first male College Athlete of the Year

Sports Illustrated names Cornell wrestler Kyle Dake its first male College Athlete of the Year

Cornell wrestler Kyle Dake, graduating this weekend after making history this spring as a four-time national champion, made history today as Sports Illustrated named him as the magazine's first male College Athlete of the Year. 

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Preliminary results in for Ithaca and Lansing school board and budget votes

Preliminary results in for Ithaca and Lansing school board and budget votes

The proposed budget for the Ithaca City School District is projected to pass, according to preliminary voting results released by ICSD officials. The $111,151,721 budget for the 2013-2014 school year carried 1,061 yes votes to 417 no votes, in unofficial counts.

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Means restriction nets in place, Cornell takes down bridge fences after three years

Means restriction nets in place, Cornell takes down bridge fences after three years

Erected as a short-term measure in the wake of a troubling series of student suicides, the fences on several bridges on and around the Cornell campus drew concern and conflict among area residents and Cornell students and alumni. Today, after just over three years, the University has begun to take down the fences.

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City will reopen Clinton Street bridge for Ithaca College commencement weekend

City will reopen Clinton Street bridge for Ithaca College commencement weekend

The City of Ithaca says the Clinton Street bridge, which is closed to westbound traffic until August, will be reopened this weekend to accommodate the increase in traffic from visitors to Ithaca College for its commencement weekend. The bridge's westbound lane will reopen at 3pm this Friday and close again at 8am Monday morning.

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Van driver charged after colliding with ambulance and porch

Van driver charged after colliding with ambulance and porch

Ithaca firefighters in front of IFD's central fire station on Green Street were witnesses Sunday afternoon as a van and ambulance collided in the intersection of Green and Plain Streets. No one was injured in the accident.

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I-81 near Harrisburg closed through the weekend after fiery truck crash

I-81 near Harrisburg closed through the weekend after fiery truck crash

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation warns that Interstate 81 near Harrisburg will be closed for a few days following a fiery crash of a diesel tanker truck on Thursday. PennDOT says I-81 will be closed through the capital region until at least Monday.

I-81 is closed in both directions from Exit 59 to Exit 70 while a bridge that sustained heavy damage in the truck crash is removed. PennDOT hopes to reopen the highway on Monday.

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Cornell Police hosting child safety seat check this Saturday on Palm Road

Cornell Police hosting child safety seat check this Saturday on Palm Road

The Cornell University Police Department is hosting a free child safety seat check this Saturday morning, May 11th, for area parents. The event will be from 9am-noon at the Cornell Grounds Shop at 307 Palm Road, off Route 366 east of campus.

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Bike-to-Work Day features free breakfast around Ithaca for participants

Bike-to-Work Day features free breakfast around Ithaca for participants

Area residents who bike to work or school on May 16th, the local Bike-to-Work Day as part of National Bike Month, will be treated to breakfast courtesy of several Ithaca-area organizations. Breakfast stations will be available around Downtown Ithaca and Fall Creek, on the Cornell University and Ithaca College campuses, near the airport, and at the foot of West Hill.

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Driver airlifted to Syracuse hospital after car crashes into west hill house

Driver airlifted to Syracuse hospital after car crashes into west hill house

The Ithaca Fire Department says a driver was airlifted to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse after crashing into a house on Trumansburg Road this morning. IFD and Bangs Ambulance arrived on the scene shortly after the crash was reported just before 9am Thursday.

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