Ithaca Police: Man Locked Children in Bedroom

On April 4, Ithaca police investigators arrested Zachary L. Pesold, 58, of West Village Place, and charged him with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. The charges stemmed from multiple incidents... Read More.

Former Student Sentenced on Weapons Charges

A former Cornell student will spend time in a federal prison after he was convicted of federal weapons charges. 21-year-old Maximilien Reynolds was sentenced to serve 24 months in prison in connection with his... Read More.

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.