Music, magic, and tacos at Porchfest 2015 this Sunday

Music, magic, and tacos at Porchfest 2015 this Sunday

As you read these words, I am gearing up to attend my second Porchfest since moving here from Brooklyn. Last year, I was absolutely charmed by the experience and filled with pride for our smart and quirky little city.

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Bravo Pizzeria Restaurant

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Hours: 11am-9pm Sun-Wed, 11-10pm Thu, 10:30am-10pm Fri & Sat

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

17 Railroad Street
Freeville, NY 13068
Phone: 607-844-5553
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Help now, drink later, as Bandwagon Brewpub crowdfunds the final stage of brewery project

Help now, drink later, as Bandwagon Brewpub crowdfunds the final stage of brewery project

Bandwagon Brewpub, approaching its sixth birthday this fall, has already expanded into the next-door basement on its below-ground Cayuga Street space. But as the owners seek to expand their brewing operation, they need much more space, and that's where plans for a farm and brewery come into play.

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Carelessly discarded cigarette blamed for an early morning fire on Ithaca's northside

Carelessly discarded cigarette blamed for an early morning fire on Ithaca's northside

Lt. Thomas T. basher Jr. of the Ithaca Fire Department says all the occupants were out of the house when firefighters arrived on the scene of an early morning fire in the 800 block of North Aurora Street on Wednesday.

The call came in around 5:15 Wednesday morning to alert the Ithaca Fire Department that a fire was burning in the house on Ithaca's northside. Firefighters arrived to find a burning mattress in a first floor bedroom, quickly extinguished it, and removed it from the house.

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Out for Health program of Planned Parenthood offers free Hedwig screening

Out for Health program of Planned Parenthood offers free Hedwig screening

Out for Health, the LGBTQ wellness program offered by Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes, is taking a foray into entertainment with a free showing this week of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch."

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Route 366 closed due to accident this morning adds to road closures near Cornell campus

Route 366 closed due to accident this morning adds to road closures near Cornell campus

Route 366, Dryden Road, is closed east of Ithaca and the Cornell University campus on Friday morning due to a motor vehicle collision, according to Tompkins County authorities. The road is closed in the Varna area from Forest Home Drive to the Mount Pleasant and Freese Road intersection until further notice.

Authorities say Route 366 will be closed until about 3pm today while the scene is investigated and cleared. New York State Electric & Gas is working to repair power poles and power lines damaged by the collision.

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United Way kicks off 2015-16 Tompkins County campaign with Day of Caring at Stewart Park

United Way kicks off 2015-16 Tompkins County campaign with Day of Caring at Stewart Park

The United Way of Tompkins County's 19th annual day-long event at Stewart Park on Wednesday served as a pep rally as well as a work session, as volunteers helped box up donated items to be distributed to members of the community.

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Vulnerable adult missing from Southern Tier town of Narrowsburg

Vulnerable adult missing from Southern Tier town of Narrowsburg

New York State Police in Liberty have issued a New York State Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert for 87-year-old Louise E. Scheurich. 

Louise E. Scheurich, missing from Narrowsburg. Photo courtesy NYSP.Louise E. Scheurich, missing from Narrowsburg. Photo courtesy NYSP.The 87-year-old woman, from Narrowsburg, New York, was last seen getting fuel near exit 79 on Route 17, southeast of Binghamton, on Tuesday night. 

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Herrera's departure a tough and sad loss for working people; special election in November

Herrera's departure a tough and sad loss for working people; special election in November

Legislator Kathy Luz Herrera's resignation this week from the Tompkins County Legislature is "a tough and sad loss for working people in Tompkins County," according to Pete Meyers, coordinator of the Tompkins County Workers' Center.

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Gola Osteria may be well hidden on Ithaca's East Hill, but it's a worthwhile find

Gola Osteria may be well hidden on Ithaca's East Hill, but it's a worthwhile find

This week, we're enjoying an excellent meal at Gola Osteria, one of Ithaca's latest fine dining establishments. Nestled below the new Collegetown Terrace apartments at the intersection of east hill, south hill, and downtown, Gola Osteria focuses on the culinary styles of the Emilia Romagna and Tuscany regions of Italy.

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