Photos from Ithaca Community Fireworks 2015 at Stewart Park

Letter: Housing cost and crunch an economic justice and environmental crisis

Letter: Housing cost and crunch an economic justice and environmental crisis
The following is an open letter from City of Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick and Tompkins County Legislator Martha Robertson, published here with permission.

 

We have a housing crisis in our community. It affects every one of us, not just people trying to move here for work, school, or retirement. This crisis — a dire shortage of rental and for-sale housing at all price points — is getting worse every year.

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Downtown summer music and Cayuga Heights outdoor movies kick off tonight

Downtown summer music and Cayuga Heights outdoor movies kick off tonight

A popular free concert series and a brand new free outdoor movie series both kick off this Thursday evening, June 25th. Downtown Ithaca's weekly concerts return under the State Theatre marquee, and the Cayuga Heights Fire Department is hosting movies at the fire station.

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Ithaca-based performing arts group explores relationship between police and community

Ithaca-based performing arts group explores relationship between police and community

In a single performance this weekend at GIAC, local group Performing Arts for Social Change (PASC) presents a revival of "Trust." It's a staged-reading performance of a theatre piece by Cynthia Henderson that explores the relationship between the police force and civilians.

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Oasis Dance Club closing its doors after generations in various forms

Oasis Dance Club closing its doors after generations in various forms

Oasis Dance Club, which opened its doors on Ithaca's south hill in early 2009 where the Common Ground once stood, is closing this Sunday night. About five miles south of downtown Ithaca up Route 96B, the club has offered live music, food, drink, and a dance club atmosphere to all comers.

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This Cider House RULES!

This Cider House RULES!

14850 Magazine visits the Finger Lakes Cider House at Good Life Farm.

 

You’ve heard of the Finger Lakes wine trail, and maybe even the beer trail, but now there’s a hub for the rapidly growing local hard apple cider community...

The Finger Lakes Cider House at Good Life Farm is a new venue designed to showcase five local cider producers under one roof.

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CD release show at the Haunt for the New York Rock

CD release show at the Haunt for the New York Rock

The New York Rock is taking "One More Trip Around the Sun." That's their spring tour and the name of their new record, available at a record release show at The Haunt.

Mike Brindisi and the New York Rock at a show at the Dock last summer. 14850 Photo.Mike Brindisi and the New York Rock at a show at the Dock last summer. 14850 Photo."We put our heart and soul into this record and we are putting together an amazing set for this show," says New York Rock frontman Mike Brindisi. Doors open at The Haunt at 7pm for the May 1st early show, and the music begins at 8pm.

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Heart-pounding fun at PULSE 2015

Heart-pounding fun at PULSE 2015

You don’t have to be a Cornell student to check number 133 off the Cornell Daily Sun's list of 161 things all Cornellians should do. Campus taiko drumming group Yamatai presents their annual concert, PULSE, on April 18th. The event will also feature Bonten, Yamatai’s professional founding group from Japan, and student dance group BASE Productions.

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Alleged serial rapist's release just one example of the difficulty in prosecuting rape

Alleged serial rapist's release just one example of the difficulty in prosecuting rape

Nearly ten years ago, he left town in the middle of a rape investigation. Now, after being spotted in the area last fall, an accused serial rapist has been released from Tompkins County Jail after reaching a plea deal.

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Ithaca's Winter Wonderland: the 14850 Magazine so-long-to-winter contest

Ithaca's Winter Wonderland: the 14850 Magazine so-long-to-winter contest

Winter is over. No, really! The vernal equinox reaches Ithaca at 6:45pm EDT today, March 20th. Even if it's snowing, we're celebrating spring by looking back at winter with our Winter Wonderland contest.

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Wings Over Ithaca

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AGAVA Restaurant

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381 Pine Tree Road
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