When you’re starving after a day-long trip around Ithaca, a hearty portion of comfort food such as a plate full of pasta covered in thick homemade sauce sounds pretty good, right? “It’s certainly one of my favorite foods to eat,” says Shawn Edwin, general manager at Pasta Vitto, a new Italian restaurant that opened in October 2018 on the Commons. … Read More
Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – … Read More
For Ithaca locals, students, and visitors who are looking for fresh, handpicked jewelry, clothing and accessories – make sure to make a visit to Indigo Rose Boutique on the Commons Pedestrian Mall. As you look through the carefully curated selection, you most certainly will be greeted by the smiling face of Crystal Ward, owner of the boutique.
Meet Peter Parkes at Benjamin Peters For those seeking men’s fashion tips and/or a diverse selection of menswear, you’ll want to make it a point to visit Peter Parkes, the owner of Benjamin Peters and one of Ithaca’s most trusted retailers. Peter is downtown’s extremely knowledgeable haberdasher who comes with a wealth of experience— more than 30 years — in the men’s … Read More