Business
26 results total, viewing 1 - 20
 Oskar Schmidt met Ellen Hirning in 1968 in Tubingen, Germany, where they were both studying. Ellen, on her Junior Year Abroad from Tufts University, went back to Massachusetts … more
Earlier this year, the Ithaca Health Alliance’s Ithaca Free Clinic introduced its first free optometry clinic, bringing optometry services to the underinsured and those without insurance in … more
Dan Ferguson, a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician (EMT) for Lansing, grew up with a strong sense of community. “I grew up in a large family, and it was kind of printed … more
By Jessica WickhamTompkins weekly Right next to the State Theatre and a short walk from the Commons stands a small shop called The Bloomwell. Walk inside, and one is instantly greeted by shelves … more
On Nov. 8, the Ithaca 2030 District announced the addition of six new properties to its membership, expanding the number of properties seeking to improve their environmental sustainability. The … more
Draya Koschmann is a single mother who rents out an accessory, “mother-in-law” apartment in her house on the northside of Ithaca. “Renting out part of my house on Airbnb has … more
Anyone who’s ever been to the second floor of Alternatives Federal Credit Union probably noticed a large model against the wall. This 8x8 scale model depicts the West End of Ithaca on Oct. 9, … more
Affordable housing shortages: it’s a problem so prevalent in Tompkins County that it was a critical part of the 2020 county budget, not to mention the many news stories on projects and plans to solve it. ... more
Emmy’s Organics, an Ithaca food manufacturer whose snacks can be found on shelves all around the country, is expanding after purchasing a new building in Dryden, allowing it to bring in-house production back to Tompkins County. Emmy's is well-known... more
Adrina Dietra Luxury Lingerie, which recently opened in Press Bay Alley in Ithaca, is not your typical clothing store. Owner Adrina Dietra is bringing unique undergarments to downtown with an open … more
Rogue’s Harbor Inn plans to re-open the inn’s bar and restaurant in January. The “Corner Pub at Rogues’ Harbor” will offer drinks and dinner under the management of … more
At noon on Oct. 23, dozens attended Ithaca Rotary’s weekly meeting to watch its annual Pride of Workmanship Awards, which recognizes community members for their outstanding work performance in … more
To say changes are coming to Ithaca’s waterfront is an understatement. Within the next decade, what was an industrial neighborhood just half a century ago will complete its transformation into … more
The building that once housed the Hillside Inn on Stewart Avenue in Ithaca will soon be home to a different hotel with a unique concept, one that merges discount with luxury to bring an affordable … more
With city officials reviewing the final draft of the Planning and Economic Development Department’s Phase II Comprehensive Plan for the waterfront, it is a great opportunity to analyze the … more
South Hill Cider, located on Sandbank Road in the town of Ithaca, has been a thriving cider business for nine years, and this month, it has expanded to include a new tasting room out of its home … more
A recent announcement revealed that four Ithaca-based startups are among the 18 finalists for Grow-NY, a food innovation and agriculture technology business competition focused on enhancing the … more
The Ithaca Commons is no stranger to unique shops, but none stick out quite as much as The Brain Shoppe, owned and operated by Christopher DelCollo. The storefront is full of perpetual motion … more
In the battle against climate change, tech startup Heat Inverse is aiming to revolutionize cooling technologies and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than a gigaton. The company is led by … more
The Wilkinson Building, located at 115 W. Green St. across from Press Bay Alley in Ithaca, is currently home to The Crossmore Law Office, but an independent bookstore will soon find its home in the … more
1 | 2 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 90 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.