Welcome to the quickest way to learn the day’s most important local news.

We call it the Ithaca news cheat sheet. It features a rundown of the 10 biggest headlines from the area.

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— Jeff Stein

1 — Protest at Ithaca’s City Hall calls for changes to police

2 — IHS students, at heated rally, say they back their teammates

3 — An attack on a well-known street performer

4 — A positive story about police collaboration

5 — A look back at a terrific Cornell hockey player

Andy Iles in net. (Courtesy of Cornell.edu).

6 — Another update from the IPD incident with the teens

7 —The Journal reports on the county banning e-cigarettes

8 — Gorgers’ new taco shack is open! Woo-hoo!

9 — What was taken in +20 burglaries across county?

10 — The Ithacan covers a professors passion for sports

Jeff Stein

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