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Ithaca College students and area youth run for political office

By | Apr 6, 2016

Elijah Breton, senior sports studies and communications studies double major, recently announced he will be running for District 65 of the Maine House of Representatives in the November 2016 election season.


Letter to the Editor: Mayor should support Bernie Sanders

By | Nov 4, 2015

I am writing in response to Mayor Myrick’s recent endorsement of Senator Hillary Clinton over Senator Bernie Sanders.


Mayor Myrick re-elected, IC associate dean elected to 3rd Ward

By | Nov 4, 2015

Svante Myrick was re-elected Mayor of the City of Ithaca and Rob Gearhart, interim associate dean of the Roy H. Park School of Communications, was elected alderperson in Ithaca’s 3rd Ward Nov. 3.


Editorial: Community leaders absent at Take Back the Night

By The Ithacan | Apr 29, 2015

It was problematic that very few community leaders were present at Take Back the Night.


Paw Enforcement

By | Apr 1, 2015

Bert, the first K-9 unit with Ithaca Police Department in almost a decade, finds his home in the Ithaca community.


Senator calls for safety audit of Ithaca intersection

By | Feb 17, 2015

New York Sen. Charles Schumer called for a federal safety audit of the intersection that was site to the fatal tractor-trailer crash at Simeon’s restaurant last June.


Ithaca Mayor and Governor’s Cabinet Member visit IC

By | Feb 11, 2015

Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick and Corinda Crossdale, a member of the Cuomo’s cabinet and director of the New York State Office for the Aging, visited Ithaca College on Feb. 5.


College Briefing: Nov. 20

By The Ithacan | Nov 19, 2014

Ithaca mayor honored with 2014 JFK award, Ithaca College to host alumni networking event and more


Point/Counterpoint: Myrick’s new police proposal sparks debate

By , | Sep 3, 2014

Mayor Svante Myrick proposes a police reform act and meets opposition from the Ithaca Police Benevolent Association, Inc.


Senator speaks about workers’ rights

By | Feb 5, 2014

Equal pay across genders, a federal minimum wage increase and higher education accessibility were on the agenda when Kirsten Gillibrand, Democratic U.S.


Workers’ Center pushes for higher minimum wage

By | Jan 31, 2014

Community members, local government officials and business owners gathered on Jan. 29 at the Tompkins County Workers’ Center to celebrate recent achievements for living wages in Ithaca.


Mayor discusses plans after White House summit

By | Dec 23, 2013

Mayor Svante Myrick returned to Ithaca last week after participating in the White House Mayor’s Manufacturing Summit.