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

We call it the Ithaca news cheat sheet. Sponsored by Quilters Corner, it features a rundown of the 10 biggest headlines from the area.

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1 — A major push from Cornell to encourage student work beyond the Ivory Tower

2 — Bottom’s up! Ithaca Beer plans major addition to its space

3 — Dems pull some TV ads for challenger in local Congressional race

4 — Narcan: A new tool for all Ithaca police officers fighting overdoses

5 — Looking at the necessity of Cornell’s $150 million initiative

6 — Local chef appears on national TV!

7 — The Ithaca Times reports on a potential utility fee

8 — Yay, us!

9 — An assault at a local correctional facility

10 — And a heartbreaking story out of Syracuse

Jeff Stein

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