Articles by Rachel Cera

Ithaca Fire Department getting FEMA grant, says Rep. Reed

September 10, 2017

Ithaca Fire Department is one of the recipients of a FEMA grant that will help with operations and safety, according to Rep. Tom Reed’s office. IFD will be getting $22,637 in funding from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program. [...]

Extra patrols this week watching for distracted driving

September 10, 2017

Ithaca police will be conducting additional patrols the week of September 10-17 “to address distracted driving offenses,” according to an IPD release. The aim is to reduce texting while driving and other illegal uses of a cell phone. [...]

Urgent need for blood donors thanks to Harvey and summer travel

August 30, 2017

With Labor Day weekend upon us and a potential record travel weekend beginning, as well as disaster relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, the American Red Cross says there’s an urgent need for blood and platelet donations to help prevent a shortage. Several donations are scheduled in and around Ithaca over the next few weeks. [...]
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