• LATEST: Winter Storm Warning active until through Tuesday for FLX

    The National Weather Service has upgraded the entire Finger Lakes to a Winter Storm Warning, with the potential for a foot of accumulation in some places. The Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 1 pm on Tuesday. Winds will be out …more
  • Bail set for man charged in Newfield homicide case

    Bail was set Friday afternoon at the Tompkins County Courthouse for a man charged with murdering a person in Newfield last month. Roy Clements Jr., 39 — who is charged with second-degree murder, first-degree robbery, and fourth-degree conspiracy — was previously being …more
  • Tompkins County Library closing for renovations in February

    Tompkins County Public Library Director Susan Currie has announced the tentative renovation schedule for phase one of the Library’s comprehensive facility upgrade. Noting the importance of community access to the essential services …more
  • Lansing saw lots of development in 2016

    Lansing Planning Consultant Michael Long told the Town Board Wednesday that development in Lansing is healthy, making Lansing the ‘growth part’ of Tompkins County. Long outlined 16 major Planning Board projects, plus …more
  • Man charged with DWI after speeding in Ithaca

    On January 21st around 1:50 am deputies in Tompkins County arrested a Spencer resident after he was found to be driving while intoxicated. Corbin E. Boisvert, 29, of Spencer was stopped in …more
  • Roaring falls at Taughannock State Park (photo)

    Sunday was a beautiful, mild day and much too nice to stay indoors.  There were  lots of people enjoying the outdoors at Taughannock Falls State Park on and this shot is from the lookout in the late afternoon.  Photo by Rachel Burkholder.
  • January thaw at Taughannock Falls State Park (photo)

    The thaw was in full-swing this weekend, as Taughannock Falls State Park saw many trying to get outside and enjoy the weather. Photo by Rachel Burkholder.
  • Dusk at Robert H. Treman State Park

    It looks like early-spring in this photo taken at Robert H. Treman State Park in Ithaca. Photo by Chris Ray
  • First Day Hike at Taughannock Falls

    In honor of the First Day Hike, part of a nationwide initiative led by America’s State Parks to encourage people to get outdoors, the trail at Taughannock Falls State Park to the falls was open and there were a lot of people taking advantage of the beautiful weather by participating in the walk. Photo by Rachel Burkholder.