With Doug Dake choosing not to run for another term, there will be at least one new face on the Lansing Town Council next year. Democrat Ruth Groff is one of the hopefuls looking to secure that seat. In addition, Councilman Joe Wetmore plans on running to retain his seat on the council in th…
Lansing town officials have placed a new plaque at the Salt Point Natural Area as a tribute to area resident George Isaac. The Lansing Town Board voted on a resolution in 2019 to honor him and name the cove north of Salt Point as George Isaac Cove.
Though the Lansing community’s request to have NYSEG’s auction for the Bell Station property to be cancelled was met last month, the future of the land’s ownership is still uncertain.
To show appreciation for the communities in which it operates, Tompkins Trust Company (TTC) has announced it will be hosting Food Truck Fridays, four scheduled days in October where the bank’s Auburn, Trumansburg, Ithaca Headquarters, Triphammer, and Dryden branches will welcome their neighb…
The Lansing Town Council revisited its discussion on implementing a moratorium on certain land use developments in the rural agricultural (RA) zone in the town on Sept. 15 and ultimately chose to set a public hearing on the matter for its Oct. 20 meeting.
The Lansing Town Council gathered this past Wednesday to discuss and vote on a resolution to authorize the itself and the Conservation Advisory Council to send a letter to multiple state officials and entities to support the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) in…
A previous version of this article stated that the auction for the Bell Station property was originally scheduled for Sept. 20. The correct date is Sept. 15, not Sept. 20. The Ledger regrets the error.
For Sarah Hesse, one of the owners of the Salt Point Brewing Co. in Lansing, letting customers make their own experience at the brewery is all part of the plan.?
The Finger Lakes Land Trust (FLLT) today announced it has acquired 200 acres featuring 4,000 feet of shoreline on the east side of Cayuga Lake in the town of Lansing, Tompkins County. Conserving the property—located directly across from Taughannock Falls State Park—safeguards an important vi…
Bernd Blossey, coordinator for the Village of Lansing’s Deer Management, spoke in front of the board of trustees on Aug. 16 to discuss the program’s annual report and propose changes to a couple of the program’s regulations.
New York State Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the pictured subject.?
The Lansing Town Council decided to wait until its next monthly meeting in August to consider a resolution to sign a letter of support for the Yellow Barn Solar Energy Facility proposed by CS Energy.
Lansing’s first independent financial institution should be opening this month with the Cayuga Lake National Bank expanding its operations to the area.
Resiliency was the common theme featured in the speeches delivered during the Lansing High school graduation ceremony for the 2021 senior class on June 25.
The Village of Lansing is pleased to announce that it has entered a Clean Energy Partnership with Solar Farms New York (SFNY). This partnership provides electricity discounts to Village residents, while simultaneously aiding the Village in its goals of becoming a registered Climate Smart Com…
The New York Health Act is a statewide push to establish a single-payer healthcare system covering every New Yorker. The desire to pass universal healthcare has increased strongly as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.?
Most students enrolled in Tompkins Cortland Community College’s CollegeNow early degree program – a program that allows high school students to earn an Associate’s Degree while attending high school – wind up earning just one degree by the program’s end.?
Expanded hours and an updated mask policy mark two more steps in the long path back to normalcy at the Ithaca YMCA.?
After a quarter of a decade, there will be a new face in the mayoral seat in the Village of Lansing. Deputy Mayor Ronny Hardaway is succeeding Don Hartill, who after 25 years in office will be moving on to focus on his full-time position at Cornell University, according to Village Clerk/Trea…
Garaus Henry, 26, has been indicted on five additional charges after being arrested in connection with the March 13 high-speed chase involving gunfire in Lansing that left a 21-year-old Elmira man dead.?