Keep TruthSayers watching local government by making a donation today. Do you want to know what your local government is doing? Do you want to tell your local government to do something else? Here are your opportunities in Tompkins County this week. If you would like to help TruthSayers News cover more issues that matter, if…Continue Reading “Make Laws, Raise a Ruckus: January 16-19 Tompkins County Government Happenings”

Support More TruthSayers Reporting by Making a Donation to this Independent Media Outlet Today By Josh Brokaw josh.brokaw@truthsayers.org The Tompkins County Industrial Development Agency [IDA] has approved a 10-year property tax abatement for the “323T” project planned on Inlet Island between Kelly’s Dockside and The Dock. All five IDA members present voted to grant the…Continue Reading “Tax Break Approved for $3,500 Apartments on Ithaca Waterfront”

Keep TruthSayers watching local government by making a donation today. Do you want to know what your local government is doing? Do you want to tell your local government to do something else? Here are your opportunities in Tompkins County this week. If you would like to help TruthSayers News cover more issues that matter, if…Continue Reading “Make Laws, Raise Heck: January 8-12 Tompkins County Government Meetings”

Support More TruthSayers Reporting by Making a Donation to this Independent Media Outlet Today Josh Brokaw of TruthSayers News is at the third day of the hearing on the future of Karen Baer, the currently suspended director of Tompkins County’s Office of Human Rights. This should be the last day of this hearing. We’ll be here at…Continue Reading “Follow Live: Karen Baer Hearing, Day Three”

Keep TruthSayers watching local government by making a donation today. Do you want to know what your local government is doing? Do you want to tell your local government to do something else? Here are your opportunities in Tompkins County this week. If you would like to help TruthSayers News cover more issues that matter, if…Continue Reading “Make Laws, Raise Hell: January 2-5 Tompkins County Government Meetings & Events”

Keep in-depth TruthSayers reporting coming by making a donation today. By Josh Brokaw josh.brokaw@truthsayers.org ITHACA, N.Y. — The hearing in the case of Karen Baer, suspended Tompkins County Human Rights Director, is scheduled to conclude on January 5, 2018. Update: TruthSayers received an email from Baer’s law firm that states the next hearing session is…Continue Reading “Our Karen Baer Case File — Hundreds of Pages for Holiday Reading”

Do you want to know what your local government is doing? Do you want to tell your local government to do something else? Here are your opportunities in Tompkins County this week. If you would like to help TruthSayers News cover more issues that matter, if you are at a meeting, be a reporter. Send us…Continue Reading “Make Laws, Raise Hell: December 18-22 Tompkins County Government Meetings”

Karen Baer, left, suspended Tompkins County human rights director, speaks at a county budget hearing on October 30, 2017. Photo: Josh Brokaw/TruthSayers Keep in-depth, hardhitting TruthSayers reporting coming by making a donation today. By Josh Brokaw josh.brokaw@truthsayers.org ITHACA, N.Y. — Attorneys representing suspended Office of Human Rights director Karen Baer and Tompkins County spent two…Continue Reading “Tompkins County Makes Case Against Suspended Human Rights Director”

Do you want to know what your local government is doing? Do you want to tell your local government to do something else? Here are your opportunities in Tompkins County this week. If you would like to help TruthSayers News cover more issues that matter, if you are at a meeting, be a reporter. Send…Continue Reading “Raise Hell, Make Laws: December 11-15 Tompkins County Meeting Agendas”

Do you want to know what your local government is doing? Do you want to tell your local government to do something else? Here are your opportunities in Tompkins County this week. If you would like to help TruthSayers News cover more issues that matter, if you are at a meeting, be a reporter. Send us…Continue Reading “Make Laws, Raise Hell: December 4-10 Government Happenings, Tompkins County”