Wegmans reopens after small fire in entryway on Friday evening

Wegmans reopens after small fire in entryway on Friday evening

No one was injured and the Wegmans supermarket in Ithaca's southwest opened again on Friday evening after a small fire in the store's entryway forced everyone to evacuate.

The Ithaca Fire Department says a malfunctioning heating unit in the entryway caught fire. Firefighters were called to the scene just past 6pm, and "found flames coming from the infrared gas-fired heater in the ceiling of the main entrance," according to a statement from IFD public information officer Lt. Thomas T. Basher Jr.

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U.S. Navy's first female four-star admiral is keynote speaker for Cornell's Veterans Day observance

U.S. Navy's first female four-star admiral is keynote speaker for Cornell's Veterans Day observance

Admiral Michelle Howard, the first woman promoted to the rank of four-star Admiral in the United States Navy, will be the keynote speaker next week at Cornell University's Veterans Day observance. Admiral Howard also holds the highest rank ever of any African-American woman in the U.S. military.

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Strong wins for Wallace and Lifton in Tuesday night election results, and Robertson concedes to Reed in NY-23

Strong wins for Wallace and Lifton in Tuesday night election results, and Robertson concedes to Reed in NY-23

Early election results from the Tompkins County Board of Elections show Rick Wallace won a commanding victory in the race for City Court Judge in the City of Ithaca. Incumbent Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton appears to have held onto her seat in the 125th District.

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Rongovian Embassy

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Hours: Tue-Thu 3pm-Midnight, Fri-Sat 3pm-1am

Price Range
Moderate
Portion Size
Bar
Full Bar
Vegetarian Food
YES

1 West Main Street
Trumansburg, NY 14886
Phone: 607-387-3140
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Adjunct Professors at TC3 seek to unionize to secure their jobs

Adjunct Professors at TC3 seek to unionize to secure their jobs

On October 22nd, the adjunct instructors of Tompkins Cortland Community College (TC3) took their stand and sent a letter to president Carl Haynes expressing their desire to form a union. The Tompkins County Workers Center is encouraging the community to help.

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What's on your ballot this Election Day?

What's on your ballot this Election Day?

Not sure what's going to be on your ballot when you head to your polling place? Spending a few minutes ahead of time reading up on the candidates and any ballot proposals will let you make an informed decision.

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Music up the road this week on Main Street in Trumansburg

Music up the road this week on Main Street in Trumansburg

With the rebooted Rongo and the brand-new Silver Line Taproom open for business, Main Street in Trumansburg is poised for a bit of a musical Renaissance. There are no fewer than three great shows this week that are worth trekking to 14886 for.

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Get out and vote, and get out for Ithaca's annual Election Day pancake breakfast!

Get out and vote, and get out for Ithaca's annual Election Day pancake breakfast!

It's had a few different homes, but Pancake Day in Ithaca is now entering its fifth decade! Ithaca's Rotary Clubs are teaming up to host the 41st annual Election Day pancake breakfast, all day this Tuesday at Ithaca's VFW hall on West State Street. 

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Sal's Pizzeria

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Hours: 11am-10:30pm Mon-Sat, 11am-10pm Sun

Price Range
Affordable
Portion Size
Generous
Bar
Wine/Beer
Vegetarian Food
YES
Delivers
YES
Kid Friendly
YES

220 South Fulton Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-277-7257
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Gorgers Taco Shack closed following a sprinkler line break in the building

Gorgers Taco Shack closed following a sprinkler line break in the building

Update: Finally, the Taco Shack is reopening at 11pm on Friday, November 21st! Yay!

Our friends at Gorgers Taco Shack confirm that their eatery on the Commons is closed after a sprinkler pipe broke in the apartments above their shop, which just opened two months ago.

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