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Kate Collins


Ithaca, NY, United States

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Past articles by Kate:

Looking for winter adventure? Try these 7 gems in Central NY, Finger Lakes, Southern Tier

From frozen Finger Lakes waterfalls to a dramatic Lake Ontario shoreline, Upstate New York is great for winter outdoor adventures. → Read More

How COVID-19 inspired Broome-Tioga BOCES entrepreneurs to make mask-refresher bundle

Broome-Tioga BOCES entrepreneurs create 13 Visionaries to sell locally made mask refresher sprays. → Read More

For the Bateman family of Binghamton, remote learning struggles — and a dream job offer

Davita Bateman of Binghamton celebrates a dream job offer, while her teenage son struggles with remote learning. → Read More

Chenango County veterans isolated by COVID-19 receive thousands of Veterans Day cards

With in-person Veterans Day celebrations canceled due to COVID-19, → Read More

Election Day 2020: Despite early voting, Ithaca polls crowded with hopeful voters

The Presidential Election has brought out a record number of early voters across the country as the nation chooses between Donald Trump and Joe Biden. → Read More

She broke free from a destructive cycle. New challenge: Her kids' education amid coronavirus

Davita Bateman, of Binghamton, and her two children will face uncertainty and obstacles as they navigate the school year — but that won't stop them. → Read More

Binghamton Black Lives Matter mural brings together community for 'history in the making'

More than 300 community members volunteered to help paint the Black Lives Matter mural in downtown Binghamton. → Read More

Corning's Old World Cafe makes changes after coronavirus, but keeps charm

When the Old World Cafe reopens for dine-in service, it will feature a new spacious look but keep its warm charm. → Read More

GreenStar DeWitt temporarily closed, all hourly workers offered layoff

GreenStar DeWitt Mall location temporarily closed as plans move forward for May opening of new location → Read More

Ithaca homeless advocates call for delay on Jungle project to protect against coronavirus

Ithaca's homeless encampment, the Jungle, is scheduled to be bulldozed as part of a state-contracted infrastructure project. → Read More

Why is slowing the spread of coronavirus important? To 'flatten the curve'

The curve is a visual measure of the two ways efforts to contain the coronavirus could unfold. → Read More

Cortland cremation business damaged by overnight fire

An overnight fire caused significant damage to Wilbert Funeral Services in Cortland. → Read More

Historic Chanticleer rooster needs $10,000 to return to perch

Ithaca's iconic Chanticleer rooster has been removed from it's perch due to unexpected repairs estimated at $10,000. → Read More

Cooperstown braces for record-breaking weekend for Derek Jeter's Hall of Fame Induction

Cooperstown, New York, expects record-breaking crowds during Derek Jeter's induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame in July. → Read More

SPCA investigates 350 abandoned rats, guinea pigs, mice found near Ithaca

SPCA is investigating over 300 abandoned Guinea pigs, mice found at two dump sites near Ithaca. → Read More

Ithaca students, residents rally on Commons for Global Climate Strike

Thousands of Ithaca students, along with residents of all ages, marched to Ithaca Commons for Global Climate Strike. → Read More

Want to win your own business? Ithaca's Toko Import using contest to find new owner

Business owner Polly Wood is using an online contest to find a new owner for Toko Imports in Ithaca's DeWitt Mall. → Read More

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Ithaca College-Cornell University study finds pharmaceutical pollutants in Cayuga Lake

A multi-year study of Cayuga Lake found microplastic and pharmaceutical pollutants in the water. → Read More

Ithaca's homeless have pets too. Meet the volunteers keeping the animals healthy.

The Street Dog Coalition helps keep the pets of Ithaca's homeless safe by providing free vet care. Meet the volunteers leading the way. → Read More