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Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Good morning Ithaca!

Dear Reader,

A bit of a slower news day yesterday, but we do have a couple updates to share with you regarding the Tompkins County Legislature elections. The Working Families Party has released its endorsements for the upcoming special election on March 23 and the normal election in November. Click here for that.

Also, Legislator Mike Lane has announced that he will be running for re-election in the fall. Click here for his announcement.

That's all for today. Have a good one and we'll see you back here tomorrow!

Today from the Ithaca Times



Leslie Schill announces County Legislature candidacy

Staff Report ​ | ​ Updated

ITHACA, NY -- Leslie Schill announced her candidacy for the Tompkins County Legislative District 2 seat recently vacated by Anna Kelles, our new NYS 125th Assemblyperson. This will be a Special Election to be held on Tuesday, March 23. Read more


Surrounded By Reality

Being present in 2021

Charley Githler ​ | ​

Sure, 2020's behind us but, as we're constantly reminded, we're not out of the woods yet. My own strategy for powering through to summer is to immerse myself in present-moment awareness. It's the very foundation of being centered in the Universe, or so says Ira Cornstarch of the Online Cornstarch Mindfulness Institute. When I am fully present, I can actively engage with the truth of my experience, and the truth of who I am. It sounds like that would be just the ticket while being cooped up until the weather breaks. Ira also says it's important to keep a Mindfulness Journal to record my effort… Read more



Big changes within Newfield school district administration

By Jaime Cone ​ | ​ Updated

The administration at Newfield Central School District has seen some big changes in 2020. Amidst a school year that would have been challenging due to COVID-19 even in otherwise placid times, the district has embraced change. And according to the interim superintendent, the schools have thrived.  Read more

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Heavy snow night


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Chance of a few snow showers. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.

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