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It was a nine-hour drive from Ann Arbor, MI to Groton, but Class of 2001 Groton High School alumnus, Dr. Sam Mackenzie, made the trip with his wife, Natalie, and their three young children, Henry, … more
With recently awarded grant funding from the Finger Lakes Library System, the Tompkins County Public Library will be pulling together its resources to be able to better help incarcerated and formerly … more
Editor’s note: Tompkins Weekly and ESPN Ithaca are owned by the same company,Vizella Media.Learn. Dream. Live. Run. That is the motto of Girls on the Run and it will be put into action on June … more
Cutting-edge campus-community work was featured at this year’s International Town and Gown Association’s (ITGA) annual conference, kicked off by Penn State University President Eric … more
Expect to see some big changes at the Yoga Farm in Lansing over the next year. In April, the business officially changed from an s-corp to a tax-exempt non-profit organization, and soon it will be … more
CRT Pavilion AwardsOn Tuesday evening, May 28, the Cortland Repertory Theatre’s nationally historic Little York Pavilion was the venue for its 17th annual Pavilion Awards, which recognized … more
Village of Trumansburg residents and Trumansburg Central School District stakeholders recently voted to approve 2019/2020 budgets, both with modest tax increases; 3.51 percent in the Village and 3.05 … more
With three-year funding from Tompkins County, Law New York (LawNY) now has the capability to help county residents with housing issues before they even make it to court. Barbara Kasian started as the … more
Nagiane Lacka and Jorge Arriaza grew up in a small, densely populated neighborhood in New Jersey. Although Arriaza’s family is Catholic and Lacka’s family Muslim they had many things in … more
Advanced Design Consulting USA, Inc., a Lansing-based developer, and manufacturer of complex scientific components and instruments for government and corporate customers was acquired on May 21 by … more
By the end of this week, the three-year contract for the union bargaining group at Tompkins Community Action (TCA) will run out, and members of the union say that TCA management hasn’t sat down … more
In honor of May being Mental Health Awareness Month, this week’s Tompkins Weekly is dedicated to covering mental health issues in Tompkins County. Our cover story this week explores the … more
It has become a common practice these days in the court system to create a court that can focus on one thing, specializing in a particular area without getting caught up a hundred different things. … more
Out on Peruville Road, about two pitches east of Van Ostrand Road, a group of middle-aged players from Lansing, Ithaca, Guatemala, Mexico, Jamaica, Guyana, Chile, Croatia, Peru, Ecuador, Germany, … more
The Children’s Reading Connection (CRC), a national literacy organization based in Ithaca, was founded in 2017 by Trumansburg native Brigid Hubberman. The former director of Family Reading … more
Care and services for older adults now has two brand new faces as Kim De Rosa joins Hospicare and Cheryl Jewell joins Love Living at Home as the new executive directors. Kim De Rosa De Rosa was … more
May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. That distinction has only been in existence since 2013, so it is relatively new, but mental health problems are a burden that millions of Americans have … more
Earlier this year, on Feb. 19, the Tompkins County Legislature adopted a local law to allow the County Administrator to appoint an Executive Director to a county-wide Veterans Service Agency. The … more
Lansing’s Cayuga Power Plant will be converted into a large data center pending the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) approval of plant owner Heorot Energy’s request for a … more
Tompkins Cortland Community College will hold its 50th commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 23. Among the over 700 graduates who will receive their associate degrees that evening will be Groton … more
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