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  • A true college hockey experience -- Cornell's Lynah Rink
    A true college hockey experience -- Cornell's Lynah Rink
    When you think of college hockey your mind immediately imagines the storied programs of Boston College, Boston University, Michigan, North Dakota, and Minnesota. Though there is one elite program in central New York that can claim to be the only...
  • Gunder N Lightening
    2012 New York All Star: Gunder N Lightening #55 (Photos)
    Quiet and deadly is she who is named Gunder N Lightening.Long legs and reaction time implicit in her name, Lightening has risen quickly to the forefront of the Ithaca ranks. She is able to slide through packs with a ferocity and determination that...
  • Deb Crush
    2012 New York All Star Reserves
    Phew.New York has been the hardest of the All Star teams to get rolling on. I wanted to make sure I had personal input or experience for all the skaters I write about so it took a long time to put this together.Now, as far as the voting goes...
  • Robert Treman State Park
    Robert H Treman State Park and Enfield Glen
    Robert H. Treman State Park is located in Tompkins County, NY near today’s Ithaca. Thepark and Ithaca are entwined in the history of one of its most notable families, the Treman Family.The CCC or the Civilian Conservation Corps developed the...
  • Treham Park outside Ithaca, New York
    Ithaca and Cooperstown
    Upstate New York is home to rolling hills and buccolic small towns. Corn fields are everywhere, and roadside stands offer vegetables for sale on the ‘honor’ system (you take what you want and leave money in a can).This area is also...
  • Ithaca wine center changes hours, cuts staff
    Ithaca wine center changes hours, cuts staff
    ITHACA, NY -- Things already are changing at the year-old Finger Lakes Wine Center.The faciity, which opened November 6, 2010, at 237 South Cayuga Street, set itself the task of helping promote local wine tourism. While continuing that mission, it...
  • The Sadies and Friends "Cut Corners" Towards Ithaca New York
    The Sadies and Friends "Cut Corners" Towards Ithaca New York
    That’s right rock fans, this Saturday November, 12th The Sadies with special guests: Jesse Sykes and The Sweet Hereafter and Johnny Dowd are on their way to Ithaca, NY to perform at local hot spot, Castaways. Tickets are running between $15...
  • Cornell opens to students
    Cornell opens to students
    One-hundred and forty-three years ago, on October 7, 1868, Cornell University opened in a rural setting on Lake Cayuga in Ithaca, New York, welcoming 26 professors and 412 students.The university was founded by Ezra Cornell, a founder, director,...
  • NYC Ban Movement 8.31.11
    Fate of drilling in NY draws closer; anticipation for public commentary period
    Many times this summer people have looked out their car window at protests in New York City and asked, “Frack?” The controversy at Governor Cuomo’s office yesterday however was over the word: dSGEIS.Complete, revised dSGEIS that...
  • Robert H. Treman State Park in Ithaca
    Ithaca wakes from nightmare where it thought it was Binghamton
    “Oh my god, that was terrible,” said Ithaca, waking up in a cold sweat out of a sound sleep. “I had this wicked nightmare where I was the worst of all possible things.”“No, not the former Florida Secretary of State...
  • Find Your Place, Stop 4
    Find Your Place, Stop 4
    The Sagan Planet Walk can lead you to all sorts of wonderful places in Ithaca. To start, head to Center Ithaca on the Downtown Ithaca Commons, and blast off straight to the center of the solar system, the sun.http://www.visitithaca.com/attractions...
  • Packed house at Bailey Hall, taken by Keith on stage
    Welcome the Orwellian Cornellian
    So, George Orwell believed that there existedideas and situations that were destructive to a free society. Propaganda, lies, and fear-mongering all play a part, along with revising history to supportfaulty logic for the purposeof supporting one&...
  • Tompkins County Public Library
    Find your place
    One of the great things about being a dad in Ithaca is that there are many things to do on any given day. Whether it's a trip to one of our local parks, watching your baby play on one of the many area playgrounds, checking out story time at...
  • JP Ross at work
    Big fly fishing event weekend for the Southern Tier
    Fly fishing in the Southern Tier heats up this weekend with two local fly fishing events. Both are open to the public with free admission, but don’t let that make you think they won’t be packed with lots to do and see. These events...
  • Paula Cole is back
    From jazz to deconstructed pop: Paula Cole enjoys ‘Ithaca’ resurgence
    I have real affection for perfect little pop gems.In the 1990s, singer/songwriter Paula Cole was everywhere. She charmed mainstream audiences with her easy, romantic-confessional pop tunes. She basically pioneered what now has a cubbyhole all its...