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December 13, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Tompkins County SPCA participates in dog exchange program

By | Jan 24, 2013

The SPCA of Tompkins County exchanges dogs from Los Angeles to avoid kill shelters and euthanization.

Public Safety Log: Nov. 19 to Nov. 28

By | Dec 13, 2012

Public Safety Log entries from November 19 to November 28.

Public Safety Log: Nov. 5 – Nov. 14

By | Nov 29, 2012

Entries from the Public Safety Log for the week of November 5 to November 14.

Committee adds two more Unique Natural Areas

By | Oct 31, 2012

The Unique Natural Area committee of Tompkins County has proposed two new pieces of land to be added to the list of 192 that already cover 15,000 acres across the county.

Locals to walk for a cure against cancer

By | Oct 12, 2012

Tompkins County residents will stand up against cancer during the 19th annual Cancer Research Center of the Finger Lakes Walkathon and 5K Run, which will take place Saturday at Cass Park in Ithaca.

Ithaca History Center opens exhibit about 1900’s Spanish flu epidemic

By | Oct 11, 2012

Typically, the seasonal flu is most likely to affect children and the elderly who have weaker immune systems. This was not the case for the more recent H1N1 flu, which affected people in the “healthy adult” age bracket, most between the ages of 18 and 64. The Spanish flu was a similar story.

Firm sues Dryden for ban on fracking

By | Oct 27, 2011

The town of Dryden will defend its ban on natural gas drilling in the New York Supreme Court of Tompkins County next week, marking one of the first times a ban will be challenged. The outcome could set a legal precedent for the rest of the state. Anschutz Exploration Corporation is suing the town, which…