Welcome to the quickest way to learn the day’s most important local news.

We call it the Ithaca news cheat sheet. It features a rundown of the 10 biggest headlines from the area.

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— Jeff Stein

1 — Drones protester released from jail

2 — Update on invest into Simeon’s crash

3 — What can zebrafish teach us? A lot, IC prof thinks

Professor Woods and some zebrafish. (Courtesy Ithaca College)
Professor Woods and some zebrafish. (Courtesy Ithaca College)

4 — Volunteer in Brooktondale remembered

5 — Interview with GrassRoots co-founder

6 — Red Cross asks for donations

7 — Village Voice chronicles Ithaca’s ice cream sundaes

8 — Update on Cornell fatal gorge plunge lawsuit

9 — Cornell business school ranked

10 — Living wage certification for Ithaca employers

Jeff Stein is the founder and former editor of the Ithaca Voice.