ITHACA, NY -- After 570 days (count ’em), live theater is back in the house, finally –– at the Kitchen Theatre, with an entertaining solo show, “A Boy and His Soul.” And safe viewing is the watchword: 40% of the seats are left open to allow comfortable distancing, and patrons are required to show proof of vaccination or a recent negative test result. And of course, everyone is masked. Read more
ITHACA, NY -- I rarely, if ever, voluntarily dine at a motel restaurant unless I find myself out-ot-town and staying in a motel far from other dining establishments. Living at home, in Ithaca, I usually don’t choose to eat at a motel restaurant. However, I do visit the Royal Court restaurant which is part of the Meadow Court motel on Route 13, every few years to update Times readers. Read more
Cabernet Franc is the workhorse of the Finger Lakes wine industry, where this French variety is grown by everyone who grows vinifera grapes. It is used as a blending grape in this region, just as it is in much of the wine-producing world. But in upstate New York, it is also quite commonly bottled, with much pride, as a varietal. Read more
Light rain in the morning. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
SW at 12 mph
Chance of Rain:
Mostly cloudy. Periods of light rain this morning. High 77F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 59F. Winds light and variable.
Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 64F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.