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1 — How much economic opportunity is there for poor Ithaca residents?
Is the American Dream alive in Ithaca? A long look at the numbers – The state of the American Dream is best understood by looking at different parts of the country. Ithaca Voice
This map shows the average income percentile of those who grew up in homes below the median income, according to Vox.com. 2 — A profile of a stand-up comic in Ithaca with a serious message
Cornell employee who was raped turns trauma into stand-up comedy set – Molly McDowell starts by giving her audience a warning — not that she ever got one. Ithaca Voice
3 — Editorial: Cornell grad does discredit to fellow alumni
An open letter to Keith Olbermann: Please stop embarrassing all Cornell grads – Please stop it. Yes, that thing you’re doing with your mouth. Yes, the talking thing. Please knock it off. Ithaca Voice 4 — Good news for downtown Ithaca
Downtown Ithaca welcomes 2 new businesses; a 3rd is moving – The Art and Found is moving to 112 North Cayuga Street. Ithaca Voice
5 — Looking at the details of a terrible Collegetown attack, years later
Police records detail ex-Cornell law student’s reported attacks on female victims – A female Cornell student was walking home alone from Collegetown when she heard the footsteps behind her. Ithaca Voice 6 — SPCA of Tompkins County does great things — again
Tompkins SPCA rescues 12 dogs from ‘high kill shelter’ in Alabama – The SPCA of Tompkins County has rescued a dozen dogs from a “high kill shelter” in rural Alabama. Ithaca Voice
Pic provided by the SPCA 7 — City is looking to hire downtown outreach worker. What does that mean?
Why homeless woman’s request for boots suggests potential of new Ithaca plan – Tammy Boudah has worked on the street outreach team for Burlington, Vt. for 11 years. Ithaca Voice 8 — Maple syrup, hockey sticks, Canadian accents & more
Cornell grads’ ‘American Sniper’ parody makes national news – Two Cornell graduates are in the spotlight for “Canadian Sniper,” their YouTube parody of the Oscar-winning film “American Sniper.” Ithaca Voice
9 — A visit from Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand — second one in 2 weeks
What federal child school lunch push could mean for Tompkins, Ithaca – Tompkins County could benefit significantly from Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s proposed summer meals act, according to the Southern Tier Food Bank.
Ithaca Voice 10 — A drug arrest in Collegetown
Cornell police: Man in Collegetown found with 250 bags of heroin – A man illegally in the United States has been accused of possessing 250 bags of heroin after his vehicle was stopped by a Cornell police officer in Ithaca’s Collegetown on Monday. Ithaca Voice