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1 – Woman leads police on high-speed chase

2 – New 9-story building slated for major downtown site

3 – 4 arrested in 2 Tompkins drug busts

4 – Ithaca firefighters rescue family from car

5 – Gun control rally held at Tom Reed’s office

6 – Guilty plea in Groton rape case

7 – Housing for at-risk teens secures funding

8 – Pop-up park helps boost Collegetown businesses during construction

9 – 4 charged after Enfield meth bust

10 – Miss New York joins tech-savvy teens to build computers

Michael Smith

Michael Smith reports on politics and local news for the Ithaca Voice. He can be reached via email at msmith@ithacavoice.com, by cell at (607) 229-0885, or via Google Voice at (518) 650-3639.