Kate Collins, IthacaJournal

Kate Collins


Ithaca, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Kate:

NY State Police give out more than 25,000 tickets during 'Speed Week', including over 1,650 in Southern Tier

New York State Police issued 25,199 tickets during the “Speed Week” enforcement campaign for speeding, DWI and more. → Read More

Hearing nocturnal screams in Tompkins County? It may be this animal

Residents in rural Tompkins County say they are hearing shrill cries in the night. → Read More

Ithaca man shoots at BoatYard Grill employee; glass shop robbery thwarted

Ithaca police responded to a shooting at the Boatyard Grill and an attempted robbery at an Ithaca glass shop. → Read More

Second delivery driver attacked in Ithaca in less than a week

Ithaca police discovered a delivery driver who was stabbed in the shoulder on the 400 block of Meadow Avenue. → Read More

Major Ithaca-area bus route cuts to start Sunday. Know what's changing

After a special board meeting, TCAT announces major bus route reductions for fall. → Read More

Man hospitalized after shooting on West Seneca Street

The victim was in stable condition in the wake of Wednesday morning shooting. → Read More

Delivery driver attacked by stranger while waiting in car outside Ithaca restaurant

A delivery driver stabbed by stranger while he was waiting to pick up food order outside an Ithaca restaurant. → Read More

Police: Enfield burglary suspects had long guns; homeowner alerted by home camera app

A Tompkins County homeowner was alerted of two armed men inside his home by his home surveillance camera app. → Read More

Tompkins County Sheriff: Man flees burglary, jumps on moving tractor trailer

A man is in critical condition after jumping on a moving truck following a bizarre series of events in Ithaca. → Read More

Ithaca fire, hazmat crews respond to weekend fire at Cornell Vet lab

Early Saturday morning, Ithaca Fire responded to a fire at Vet Research Tower at Cornell University. → Read More

Shots fired in The Hotel Ithaca parking lot; Police searching for suspects

Ithaca police are searching for two male suspects following a Wednesday night shooting in The Hotel Ithaca parking lot. → Read More

PHOTOS: Roe V Wade overturned, Ithaca protests Supreme Court decision banning abortion

Ithacans gathered in DeWitt Park on Friday, June 24, to protest the Supreme Court overturning Roe v Wade, making abortion illegal in several states. → Read More

Puppy Mill Pipeline Bill banning dog, cat sales in pet stores passed by NYS Legislature

The bill, which will end the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores, awaits Gov. Hochul's signature. → Read More

Tompkins Cortland Community College announces new president after eight-month search

SUNY Board of Trustees approves Amy Kremenek, D.M. as next president of Tompkins Cortland Community College → Read More

Freddie Mercury, a lost Ithaca kitten, found safe 250 miles from home

A kitten named Freddie Mercury was found in New Jersey last week, 250 miles away from his Ithaca, New York home. → Read More

Ithaca man hospitalized following early morning shooting; suspect remains at large

An Ithaca man sustained injuries following an early morning shooting on Cascadilla St → Read More

As suicide prevention hotline calls increase, Tompkins Crisisline workers unionize

Suicide and Prevention Services counselors announce plans to unionize as Tompkins Crisisline calls increase. → Read More

After fleeing Afghanistan as boys, brothers find home with Finger Lakes foster mom

Fardin and Masih were smuggled out of Afghanistan when they were boys. Barb Blom of NY opened her home to them. → Read More

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