Rehashing my life: a journey through food

Rehashing my life: a journey through food

I recently discovered a little notebook that my mother had kept from a trip she took to Australia. Every page describes the food she ate along the journey; more than the sights she saw, the people she met, it was the food that bound together the story. And so it is with me as well.

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Expect delays around Cornell's west campus Monday and Tuesday morning

Expect delays around Cornell's west campus Monday and Tuesday morning

Part of West Avenue, the street at the base of Libe Slope in front of Cornell University's West Campus residence halls, will be reduced to one lane this Monday and Tuesday morning.

West Avenue in front of Cornell's west campus residence halls. 14850 Photo.West Avenue in front of Cornell's west campus residence halls. 14850 Photo.An alert from Cornell says the lane closure, which is for utility work, will be at the north end of West Avenue, near the intersection with University Avenue. Flaggers will be on the site to assist with traffic. 

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City of Ithaca department heads and Mayor Myrick will meet residents in their own neighborhoods this spring

City of Ithaca department heads and Mayor Myrick will meet residents in their own neighborhoods this spring

It's called "City Hall in Your Neighborhood," and it's a plan that will bring City of Ithaca elected officials and administrative staff to gatherings around town. The first is this Wednesday afternoon.

"This is a chance for community members to learn more about what city departments are involved in and responsible for," says Kevin Sutherland, chief of staff to Mayor Svante Myrick. "Give faces to names and answer questions," he says.

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Ryan Reynolds named winner of Whitney Point mayor election after recount

Ryan Reynolds named winner of Whitney Point mayor election after recount

Democratic candidate Ryan Reynolds was named the winner of the Whitney Point mayoral election following a recount this morning, according to the Broome County Board of Elections. The Board had to schedule a manual recount of paper ballots in last week's mayoral election in Whitney Point, saying the race was too close to call.

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8th annual Ithaca St. Baldrick's Day this Sunday will raise funds to fight childhood cancer

8th annual Ithaca St. Baldrick's Day this Sunday will raise funds to fight childhood cancer

Friends and family of children who lose their hair to cancer treatments sometimes shave their heads in solidarity. That's the spirit that brings participants to the 8th annual Ithaca St. Baldrick's head-shaving event this Sunday at Kilpatrick's Publick House.

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