Service Day event this Saturday begins at Stewart Park

Service Day event this Saturday begins at Stewart Park

Ithaca is Community! That's the theme of the fourth annual service day event, which begins this Saturday at 9am with opening ceremonies at the large pavilion at Stewart Park.

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Sushi on a Roll in a new food truck

Sushi on a Roll in a new food truck

Sushi. Truck. The food truck craze continues, and now right next to Louie's Lunch on Cornell's North Campus is That's How I Roll, offering an assortment of sushi and sushi with a twist -- the sushi burrito.

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No danger, no charges filed, says Cornell after small explosive device safely removed from campus

No danger, no charges filed, says Cornell after small explosive device safely removed from campus

Cornell University issued a statement on Thursday afternoon to say a small explosive device had been safely removed from a campus building on Tuesday afternoon. "There was no immediate danger" as Cornell University Police Department officers and the Endicott Police Department bomb squad responded to deal with the device.

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New DSW shoe warehouse opens next week at the Shops at Ithaca Mall

New DSW shoe warehouse opens next week at the Shops at Ithaca Mall

Just about everyone wears shoes, and those of us who like to buy our shoes in person will have a great new option when a DSW, or Designer Shoe Warehouse, opens at the Shops at Ithaca Mall next week. It's the first DSW in Ithaca, though the popular chain, with over 400 stores, is already in Central New York, at Vestal's Town Square Mall and Destiny USA in Syracuse.

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month brings events to Ithaca and Cornell

Sexual Assault Awareness Month brings events to Ithaca and Cornell

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and both local and campus organizations have events taking place to address this topic. This week is Sexual Assault Awareness Week, so several events are focused over the next few days.

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All safe and accounted for as Chapter House and adjacent building destroyed by fire early Tuesday

All safe and accounted for as Chapter House and adjacent building destroyed by fire early Tuesday

Ithaca fire and police officials say all residents of two buildings are safe and accounted for in the wake of a fire that erupted early Tuesday morning and destroyed the Chapter House pub and the next door apartment house on Stewart Avenue. The day has brought an outpouring of nostalgia, and assistance.

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Multiple building fire in Collegetown has Stewart Avenue closed this morning

Multiple building fire in Collegetown has Stewart Avenue closed this morning

Stewart Avenue is closed this morning due to a structure fire in the 400 block of Stewart Avenue in Ithaca. Ithaca Fire Department has been on the scene since just before 5am battling a fire involving multiple buildings.

The Ithaca Police Department is asking all vehicles, bicycles, and pedestrians to avoid the section of Stewart Avenue between State Street and Campus Road. The roadway is closed to all traffic except emergency vehicles, according to authorities.

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