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Man accused of attacking woman on first day of new job

ROME — A Tompkins County man is accused of attacking and choking a woman in the parking lot of Deployed Resources on McPike Road Monday afternoon, on the first day of his new job, according to the Rome Police Department. Police said Justin T. Tani, 44, of Newfield, and...
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4th of July fireworks shows around the Elmira area

With the 4th of July weekend fast approaching, towns across the area are gearing up to celebrate. A list of local fireworks displays that have been announced is below. If you have a public event that you don’t see listed below, let us know so it can be added! Chemung County Elmira: Dunn Field – […]

Stewart Park's July 4th fireworks are canceled but here's how to celebrate in Ithaca

The summer of 2022 ushered in the return of Ithaca’s most-loved community events, including the Ithaca Festival and International Mud Day, along with a few new ones, like Pride Week. But one of summer’s biggest events, the Ithaca Rotary Community Fireworks, has been cancelled for the third year in a row. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual Fourth of July event drew thousands to Stewart Park for an evening of entertainment that ended in a...

Vidalia Onions Recalled from Southern Tier Wegmans Stores

If you purchased a bag of Vidalia Onions from a Wegmans store in Ithaca, Corning or Elmira last Thursday and Friday, they have been recalled. According to the grocer, the onions are being recalled due to the possibility of listeria contamination. The bags may have a four-digit P-L-U sticker of 4159 or 4166.

Fourth of July Celebration taking place in Candor

Since 1873, Candor has celebrated Independence Day. This year the festivities begin on Thursday, June 30 with Wheelock Rides opening at 6 p.m. at the Candor Ballfield. All ages are welcomed. And don’t miss the Fireworks on Friday at dusk from the ballfied. On Saturday, July 2, the Fourth...

Best restaurants in Ithaca: 9 spots you can’t miss in this food-lover’s paradise

The City of Ithaca is a foodie paradise with its embrace of diversity and proximity to local sources of food creating a dynamic array of options. There are more than 50 restaurants – nearly all of them local – grouped in or around The Commons alone, and plenty of others in the surrounding areas of the city. The area is known for its farm-to-table offerings, benefitting from the area’s surrounding farms and a community that appreciates unique and hand-crafted good.

Wegmans recalls Vidalia onions

ITHACA, N.Y. (WHCU) – A potential food-borne illness in a popular grocer’s produce. Vidalia onions sold by the pound at Wegmans from June 23rd to June 24th in locations including Ithaca, Auburn, Corning, and Elmira, are being recalled due to the possibility of a listeria contamination. Officials say the product may have a 4-digit PLU code of 4159 or 4166. All products may be returned for a full refund.
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Wegmans Recalls Vidalia Onions Due to Potential Listeria

(WENY) - Vidalia Onions at Wegmans have been recalled due to potential listeria. According to the company, the products were sold from June 23rd to June 24th. Locations that sold the onions include Elmira, Corning, and Ithaca. The onions may have a four-digit P-L-U sticker on the product (4159 or...

Gas-Friendly Getaways: A trip to Corning

Summer travel season is back, but with gasoline prices reaching upwards of $5 for most regions around the Empire State, it's getting tougher to stick to budgets. While fuel may have gotten more expensive, there are plenty of nearby attractions to enjoy on just a tankful from the city of Syracuse.

American Airlines To Stop Flying To These Four U.S. Cities In September

Even more flights are being cut — this time from American Airlines. And there may be more cuts to follow in the coming months. American Airlines is ending service in and out of four U.S. cities due to the ongoing pilot shortage. The cities affected are: Dubuque, Iowa; Islip, New York; Ithaca, New York; and Toledo, Ohio. In a statement, American Airlines said, “We want to fly but can’t due to the lack of regional pilots.” American hopes the move will allow it to be more reliable on its remaining flights.