Ithaca Chili Cook-Off Winners

The ballots have been counted for the 21st Annual Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-Off and some of the winners are... People's Choice Best Chili winner is Ithaca Beer; Best Meat Chili winner is McCormick's at... Read More.

Tompkins Library: No Fine for You

Tompkins County Public Library in Ithaca has announced all fines on late items have been eliminated in order to ensure all people have free and unfettered access to library books and materials. The initiative began... Read More.

21st Great Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-Off

It’s the 21st annual Great Downtown Chili Cook-Off tomorrow in Ithaca. It all happens at the Commons and the surrounding downtown area. The event features chili prepared by more than 40 restaurants as they... Read More.

Dryden Man Hit By Car Dies

A 54-year-old Dryden man in Tompkins County was struck by a vehicle on Turkey Hill Road in Dryden Tuesday night and subsequently died of his injuries. An investigation revealed that the man was walking... Read More.

Ithaca Police Chief Announces Retirement

Ithaca’s police chief says he’ll walk into the police station as a full-time sworn officer…for the final time on May 31st. Chief Pete Tyler announced Tuesday he is retiring. Tyler says whomever replaces him... Read More.

Newfield Woman Charged with DWI & Endangering Child

A Tompkins County woman faces numerous felony and misdemeanor crimes following a traffic stop. Ithaca-based troopers report the arrest of 28-year-old Tiffany Hall of Newfield. She was charged with felony counts of aggravated driving... Read More.

Ithaca Pedestrian Struck on New Years Eve

On New Years Eve, the Ithaca Police Department responded to a personal injury accident on North Meadow Street. Police found that a pedestrian was struck by a northbound vehicle, while crossing the street.  The... Read More.