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How is it that British playwright Duncan Macmillan has written such a perfect play for Ithaca? The young couple in LUNGS care deeply about the earth and their responsibility to protect it, and this awareness of the big picture affects all their decisions, large and small.
Tompkins County authorities have now released surveillance video of the two suspects who robbed a Rite Aid pharmacy over the weekend.
Ithaca emergency crews rescued an elderly woman Monday afternoon after her car went off the road and crashed into a creek.
Cornell University President David J. Skorton will be leaving at the end of June 2015 to lead the Smithsonian Institution, Cornell announced this afternoon.
Recommendations to replace saturated fat with carbohydrates or polyunsaturated fat are "severely challenged" and should be revised, claims an editorial published in Open Heart , a new journal from the BMJ Group.
Sunday night's Cosmos premier ended with a touching personal story from Neil deGrasse Tyson on how he first met astrophysicist and science communicator Carl Sagan.
When Cheryl Lamb, of Vestal, watched her mixed Labrador retriever, Bart, go through his end stages of lymphoma she wanted him to be comfortable in his final days at home.
The Finger Lakes State Parks has scheduled its annual New York State lifeguard exams.
For the first time, the worm known as Dracunculus insignis has been seen in two cats in the northeast and reported by professors at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y. Commonly found in raccoons, the worm can grow as long as a foot and -- the truly disgusting part -- works its way out through the skin.
A small memorial cross and some discarded belongings rest near the torched tent where Richard Sherman was killed.
Achievements and good news about people from Tompkins and neighboring counties: * The following local residents graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in Fall 2013: Eric Irish, of Trumansburg, MBA in business administration.
Cornell University Police charged a Philadelphia man with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop.
The Canlis family from left, Anne Marie, Clementine, who turned 3 at the beginning of March, William, 8, Mark and Lucy, 5, reflected in Anne Marie's grandmother Sadie Ventola's mirror.