February 28, 2021
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County breaks record with over 300 active COVID-19 cases

By | Dec 11, 2020

Tompkins County has broken a new record for the number of active COVID-19 cases with 305 as of Dec. 10.


Picture books promote social progress

By | Dec 10, 2020

Picture books are challenging socially conservative institutions in the hope of creating a new world for all children.


Review: Obama’s memoir makes too many excuses

By | Dec 9, 2020

In his memoir, “A Promised Land,” President Barack Obama had the potential to come to terms with the shortcomings of his administration, but instead he creates an idyllic image of himself.


Editor’s Note: The line between fact and opinion

By | Dec 7, 2020

The Ithacan has taken down the commentary, “Republicans were the true winners in this election.” We regret that we failed to perform due diligence,


Review: Singles for the week of 12/4

By | Dec 6, 2020

Review: Singles for the week of 12/4


Tompkins County has highest single-day COVID-19 case increase

By | Dec 5, 2020

Tompkins County has over 250 active COVID-19 cases, the highest number since the beginning of the pandemic. 


Let women in sport be successful and leave it at that

By | Dec 4, 2020

We need to talk about the deeply absurd double standards in American society for women who break down barriers, especially in sports.


Prism lights and little bites return to The Commons

By | Dec 4, 2020

The Downtown Ithaca Alliance (DIA) combined the Winter Light Festival with the Bite of Ithaca restaurant promotion to create the Winter Lights & Bites Festival.


Possible COVID-19 exposure at Ithaca Walgreens

By | Dec 3, 2020

The Tompkins County Health Department announced a possible COVID-19 exposure at the Walgreens on South Meadow Street on Nov. 29.


Review: Potential Oscar nominee killed by poor script

By | Dec 3, 2020

“Hillbilly Elegy,” anticipated to be an Academy Awards season contender, fails dramatically and disappointingly.


FaculTEA with Professor Luke Keller

By The Ithacan | Dec 3, 2020

Today we have Professor Luke Keller, a professor of astronomy and physics at Ithaca College, here to talk about music, books and what qualities a student can have.


False allies among indie artists create mirage of safe space

By | Dec 3, 2020

What do indie artists, including BØRNS, The Growlers, The Frights, The Buttertones and SWMRS have in common?