Keep pets away from wildlife in summer

...such as deer, said Dr. Gretchen Schoeffler, an emergency and critical care vet at Cornell University Hospital for Animals in Ithaca, N.Y. Almost any wild animal is capable of striking, she said."Most wildlife, if they feel threatened in any way...

Florence Rollins

...surrounded by her family. Florence was born June 25, 1931 in Ithaca, NY, daughter of the late Mary H. and Alfred L. Snowden...Rollins, Jr. (Donna) of Douglas, Barry Rollins (Beverly) of Ithaca, NY, and Bee Jay Rollins (Penny) of Millen; 24 grandchildren...

Arlette Sanders

...Sanders of London, England, Wesley Sanders (Kristin) of Atlanta, GA, Joshua Sanders (Aubrey) and William Sanders all of Ithaca, NY and six great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers the family would like donations to be made to the CSRA Humane Society...

Cell phone film contest inspires small thinking

ITHACA, N.Y. - Bigger houses, bigger cars...maxim is to think big. Really big. An Ithaca College dean is encouraging students to...film club," said Sasha Stefanova, an Ithaca College junior from Kazanlak, Bulgaria...

Sagan honored with his own solar system

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - In Carl Sagan's solar...three-quarters of a mile through downtown Ithaca, where the late astronomer and physicist...the fabric of nature, not the center." Ithaca artist Erin Caruth designed the monument...

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Ramblin' Rhodes: Bufford brings big city cabaret show to Evans crowd

...other instruments."Bufford graduated as valedictorian of the Lincoln County High School class of 2000. She then attended Ithaca (New York) College, graduating in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in musical theatre.She plunged into New York City theater...

'Science Guy' becomes Bill Nye the educator

ITHACA, N.Y. - Bill Nye is many things: comedian, scientist, author, inventor...communications professor who has become friends with Nye during his visits to Ithaca, where he has an endowed five-year faculty appointment. Some of that magnetism...

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Solar sailing project launch expected this fall

ITHACA, N.Y. -- For 12 seconds on a blustery December morning in 1903, Wilbur...widow of visionary astronomer Carl Sagan. She is chief executive officer of Ithaca-based Cosmos Studios, the project's principal backer. Her efforts have...

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Cornell scientist embraces role as Mars mission ambassador

ITHACA, N.Y. -- There is awe in Steven Squyres' voice when he talks about Mars...Monday and Wednesday, then he catches the same 5:45 p.m. flight out of Ithaca. Thursdays and Fridays he works at JPL, always staying at the same bed and...

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ITHACA, N.Y. -- Coincidences were flying when a man was arrested and charged with stealing a bird feeder from Cornell University's...

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