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Ithaca’s Lights for Liberty Rally [AUDIO]

Ithaca is one of 650 places holding a rally on July 12th protesting maltreatment of refugees in US detention camps at the Southern Border.WRFI’s Michayla Savitt spoke with co-organizers Una Moneypenny and Alison Christie earlier this week, along with Tompkins County Immigrant Rights Coalition steering committee member Shannon Gleason. They talk about what we can…

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Watkins Glen Six Hours of the Glen Race 2019 [AUDIO]

At the end of June, the world-famous race track at Watkins Glen International hosted long-running annual classic “Six Hours at the Glen”. International racing teams and drivers competed across three days. WRFI’s Fred Balfour was on the spot reporting the many aspects of a beautiful weekend at the track.  

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Ithaca Reggae Fest 2019 [AUDIO]

The third annual Ithaca Reggae Festival took place on the weekend of June 28th-29th, and many folks turned out to Stewart Park to enjoy the festivities. WRFI’s Jamie Swinnerton attended the festival, and brings us some highlights of the day.

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Find the Funny [AUDIO]

Kenneth Mclaurin is a local Ithaca comedian and the producer of Comedy on the Commons. Along with Finger Lakes Pulse, Comedy on the Commons will host a stand-up show as part of in Ithaca’s first pride weekend. McLaurin spoke with WRFI’s Michayla Savitt about the local group’s work, being a comedian, and tomorrow’s Pride Not…

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