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  1. Eldred golfer preparing long game Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... the same time,” said Powers, who will play in his third state golf tournament Sunday at Cornell University in Ithaca. “The goal is 144 holes.” For fun last year, Powers tried to play as many holes as he could on June 21 at Swan ...

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  2. A Competency Model for Club LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    The Center For Hospitality Research at The Cornell School Of Hotel Administration 537 Statler Hall Ithaca, NY 14853 United States Phone: 607-255-9780 Fax: 607-254-2922 Visit Website Executive Summary: This exploratory study offers a competency model for leaders of service businesses where low-skilled labor delivers a product to a long-term, repeating clientele. A survey of 596 private club managers highlights the importance of five sets of leadership competencies: teamwork, connecting with staff members and clients, strategic thinking, effective communication, and working with and through people.

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  3. State of the Re:Union: Ithaca, NY: Power To The PeopleRead the original story

    Yesterday | WNYC-AM New York

    ... their promises. In this episode of State Of The Re:Union, explore the uber-progressive but practical-minded town of Ithaca, New York, where citizens and civic leaders are hustling to wean themselves from fossil fuels. Among the many stories ...

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  4. A Competency Model for Club Leaders | By Kate Walsh Ph.D. and Jason KoenigsfeldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    The Center For Hospitality Research at The Cornell School Of Hotel Administration 537 Statler Hall Ithaca, NY 14853 United States Phone: 607-255-9780 Fax: 607-254-2922 Visit Website Executive Summary: This exploratory study offers a competency model for leaders of service businesses where low-skilled labor delivers a product to a long-term, repeating clientele. A survey of 596 private club managers highlights the importance of five sets of leadership competencies: teamwork, connecting with staff members and clients, strategic thinking, effective communication, and working with and through people.

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  5. Cayuga Radio Group Gets SeedyRead the original story

    Thursday | Radio Ink

    Cayuga Radio Group in Ithaca, NY estimates it has given out over 1,000 butterfly milkweed seeds packets for free. As studies are showing that the Monarch Butterfly population is in a steep decline, the radio group decided to do something to help the problem, creating the "Code Name Monarch" program to help rebuild the butterfly's food habitat.

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  6. Want To Buy A High School, There's One in Ithaca For Sale on CraigslistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lite 98.7

    Want to buy a high school? There's one in Ithaca, New York for sale. Moravia High School features 446 classrooms, 2 parking lots and a unique clock tower.

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  7. Cornell Study Highlights Competencies for Club LeadersRead the original story

    Thursday | Bottom Line

    ... Hospitality Research (CHR) at The Cornell School Of Hotel Administration www.chr.cornell.edu/ 537 Statler Hall USA - Ithaca, NY 14853 Phone: 607-255-9780 Fax: 607-254-2922 Email: hosp_research@sha.cornell.edu

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  8. LI unemployment falls to 4.4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Long Island Business News

    ... of Labor released the preliminary seasonally unadjusted rates, used to measure unemployment in small regions. Ithaca had the lowest rate in the state at 3.8 percent, up slightly from 3.7 percent a year ago, while New York City's rate fell to 6.1 ...

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  9. Reports of possible train derailment in MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    State Police in Ithaca just confirmed they have reports of a train derailment in Marathon, New York.

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  10. Julius Eastman: Gay GuerillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OUPblog

    ... Experimentalism. Julius Eastman was born in New York City. His mother raised him, along with his little brother, in Ithaca, New York. In addition to him being a "strange" or queer (outside of the norm) and precocious child, Hisama quotes Frances ...

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  11. Denzel Washington's daughter Olivia makes NYC stage debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | The Tribune

    ... "The Glass Menagerie" but had studied it in college. Her credits include a stage production of "Clybourne Park" in Ithaca, New York, and she had a small part in the film "Lee Daniels' The Butler." Auditioning for more than a year, she said the ...

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  12. Municipalities Launch Residential Energy Score ProjectRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 27, 2015 - ITHACA, N.Y. -- Five Tompkins County municipalities are working together to develop a plan for scoring the energy performance of local homes. The goal: to use market forces to improve the energy efficiency of existing housing stock by providing meaningful home performance information to future home buyers.

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  13. Albany unemployment rate drops in April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Business Journal

    ... Albany in April 2015 was 4.4 percent. That's compared to a year ago when the unemployment rate was 4.8 percent. Just Ithaca, where Cornell University is located in the Finger Lakes region, has a lower unemployment rate at 3.8 percent. Statewide, ...

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  14. From Concept to Impact: Beginning with the End in Mind | By: Mona...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Hospitality Net

    Cornell University School of Hotel Administration 149 Statler Hall Ithaca, NY 14853-6902 United States Tollfree: 800.257.2228 Phone: +1 607-255-6376 Fax: +1 607-255-9540 Visit Website By By: Mona Anita K. Olsen Ph.D., Kelly McDarby, and Joanne Jihwan Park , Visiting Assistant Professor, Assistant Academic Director of the Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship Executive Summary : The entrepreneurial process of concept to impact, focusing on the importance of beginning with the end in mind, was a major theme for the inaugural hospitality entrepreneurship roundtable at the School of Hotel Administration.

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  15. Cornell Entrepreneurs Focus on Successful Hospitality StartupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Hospitality Net

    Cornell University School of Hotel Administration 149 Statler Hall Ithaca, NY 14853-6902 United States Tollfree: 800.257.2228 Phone: +1 607-255-6376 Fax: +1 607-255-9540 Visit Website Strange as it may sound, the end game is one of the first things to think about when someone starts a business. As discussed in this year's inaugural , one of the best moves that entrepreneurs can make when they start out is to be sure that their concept and processes can scale for growth.

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  16. People with speech disabilities, their advocates relieved by proposed policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | O-R Online

    ... is a positive development,” said Lewis Golinker, director of the Assistive Technology Law Center in Ithaca, N.Y. “It restores and respects the significant uses that people make of communication devices.” Although patients and ...

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  17. Report: No criminal charges against truck driver in fatal Ithaca crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Post-Standard

    The truck driver who crashed into an Ithaca Commons restaurant in June will not face any criminal charges, The Ithaca Voice reported . Viacheslav Grychanyi, 37, of Spokane, Washington, pleaded guilty to four traffic violations earlier this month, but will not face any criminal charges in connection with the June 20 crash at Simeon's restaurant, Tompkins County District Attorney Gwen Wilkinson told the Voice.

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  18. Business Choice 2015: Internet Service ProvidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | PC Magazine

    ... ighthearted apocalyptic tale"--Publishers' Weekly) and KALI: THE GHOSTING OF SEPULCHER BAY. He works from his home in Ithaca, NY. More

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  19. Rockland-Orange-Westchester Sees Small Increase in Private Sector JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Patch.com

    ... state Labor Department officials. Putnam-Dutchess saw a drop of just 0.2 percent in private sector jobs, compared to Ithaca (-0.6 percent) and Binghamton (-0.5 percent). Every other metro area in the state grew at least slightly. The ...

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  20. Tomato juice does taste better on a planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | CBC News

    ... tend to like punchy flavours in low-pressure environments. Robin Dando, a food scientist at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., has written a report that looks at the loud noise of airplanes, and the effect it has on our tastebuds. "There aren't ...

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