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Ithaca College students save thousands by going off the meal plan

May 03, 2016 No Comments

by Rachel Mucha Ithaca College upperclassmen are finding both cost and health benefits by making the transition from using the school’s meal plan to cooking on their own. The college requires all students living in dorms to have a meal plan, ranging in price from $3,290 to $3,813 per semester. Jeffrey Scott, the Sodexo Area […]

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Indian yogurt drink lassi growing in popularity in Ithaca

May 02, 2016 No Comments

by Alexis Forde and Rachel Mucha Lassi is known to many as a special drink of Indian origin, made with yogurt, milk and spices or fruit, primarily offered in Indian restaurants. Now, an Ithaca couple is making this drink accessible in many grocery stores. Amrit Singh and Ipshita Pall created That Indian Drink, a brand […]

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Sacred Root Kava Bar offers alternative nightlife to Ithaca residents

May 02, 2016 No Comments

by Arlana Shikongo and Aaron Laramee “I come to the Kava bar for a variety of reasons but probably the top reason is that it is a safe place for me to come and be social and not have to deal with alcohol,” said Becki Hawley, an Ithaca local who enjoys visiting the Kava Lounge […]

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