East Hill

Cornell breaks ground on east hill grad housing complex

May 5, 2017

Less than a year after the Maplewood Apartments complex closed on Ithaca's east hill, Cornell University has broken ground on a new project at the site. The new 872-bed Maplewood complex will offer graduate and professional student housing. [...]

Warming up in cold weather at Coal Yard Cafe on Ithaca’s east hill

November 1, 2016

We can hardly believe it's been about ten years since the drab old Coal Office building on Maple Avenue was converted into a cafe, opening first as the Queen of Tarts. The latest incarnation, the Coal Yard Cafe, offers tempting breakfasts and lunches with lots of comfortable seating. [...]

Pine Tree Road reopening after two months of East Hill detour

August 16, 2016

After a summer-long detour, a stretch of Pine Tree Road on Ithaca's east hill is reopening to traffic this Thursday, according to Tompkins County Highway Department Jeffrey B. Smith. Pine Tree Road has been closed from Maple Avenue to Route 366 since June 13th. [...]
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