We’ve compiled the biggest headlines from this weekend — August 2-3 — to give you a quick rundown of what you may have missed.

We call it the Ithaca news cheat sheet. Here are the 10 most important headlines from Saturday and Sunday.

(For news updates throughout the day, be sure to follow us on Facebook and/or Twitter.)

— Jeff Stein


1 — Bad flash flooding hit Ithaca

2 — Which may be relevant to an important new waterfront development plan

3 — Luckily, the local triathlon was held before the rains came down

4 — We looked at a local caregiver and artist’s terrific photographs …

5 — And The Ithaca Times looked at a summer book reading program

6 — We published an opinion column about the local Congressional race

7 — Maybe one candidate can help bring down crime in Ithaca’s West Village

8 — It’s a problem in Dryden, too; WHCU has details on a drug bust there

9 — A sentencing in a jewelry burglary

10 — And folks headed out to a great festival in Watkins Glen

Jeff Stein

Jeff Stein is the founder and former editor of the Ithaca Voice.