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1 — An inspiring story from a woman who lost much but is starting anew
Ithaca woman starts new business after getting cancer, losing Commons eatery in fire – “Our whole life, our whole world was burned down,” said Nancy Gruen, who owned Blue Stone with her husband. The Ithaca Voice
Nancy Gruen with her “mobile” nails unit. Submitted photo 2 — Cornell writer criticized in anonymous attacks
Conservative writer at Cornell attacked – Leaflets calling a conservative columnist for the Cornell Daily Sun a “Racist Rape Apologist” have been anonymously distributed around campus. The Ithaca Voice 3 — Good news downtown: Ithaca’s ‘Rev’ comes to life w/ 4 businesses
Meet 4 startups moving into Ithaca’s Carey Building as Rev.’s engine ignites – Four local startups have moved into Ithaca’s Carey Building as “Rev: Ithaca Startup Works” — a downtown hub for the region’s entrepreneurial community — officially opened on Monday. The Ithaca Voice 4 — WHCU reports on the dog shot in Newfield
SPCA: Dog shot in Newfield recovering – The Tompkins County Sheriff’s office is continuing its investigation into the shooting of a dog in Newfield last week. WHCU 5 — We can expect a mild October (fingers crossed!)
Above-average temperatures expected for Ithaca for early October – Above-average temperatures will be making a return to central New York State, including the Ithaca area, as we move into the beginning of October. The Ithaca Voice 6 — The Cornell Sun reports on climate protesters in NYC
Cornellians Descend on New York for Climate March – Over 130 Cornellians walked the People’s Climate March in New York City — the largest climate march in history, with over 310,000 participants. Cornell Sun 7 — We looked at development news in the region
7 updates on development news in the Ithaca area – Building permits are lagging forecast revenue a little. The Ithaca Voice
8 — The Ithacan covered a good start for IC football
Ithaca College Bombers blow out Hartwick in Empire 8 opener – The football team began its Empire 8 season strongly with a 42–7 win against the Hartwick College Hawks Saturday at Butterfield Stadium. The Ithacan 9 —The Ithaca Times reports on deer control in the town of Ithaca
Town of Ithaca Talks Deer Control – If you’re seeing more deer in and around Ithaca than usual—you’re not alone. Ithaca.com 10 — And The Journal reports on a school closure
Groton Jr./Sr. High School closed: Water main break – The Groton Junior and Senior High School closed at 9:45 a.m. today due to a parking lot water main break, school officials said. The Ithaca Journal