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LETTER: A lesson learned — or not?
August 19, 2017, 3:36 am | Source
To the editor: Last year, the Village of Liverpool Board of Trustees abolished the court. Voters petitioned to have this put on the ballot as a referendum. The board’s decision was clearly responsible for drawing the largest voter turnout in 20 years! The court was retained, and two board members were voted out of office. More recently, […]

LETTER: Cuomo owes New Yorkers an apology
August 19, 2017, 3:34 am | Source
To the editor: Gov. Cuomo has said that those with traditional values and those who oppose his disastrous NY SAFE Act have no place in New York state. SCOPE president Stephen Aldstadt recently called on Gov. Cuomo to apologize to the people of New York state to abandon his extremist left wing agenda and to […]

From the State Senate: Invitation to my 13th annual Senior Fair
August 19, 2017, 3:33 am | Source
By State Sen. John A. DeFrancisco 50th District My annual Senior Fair is just a few weeks away, so please mark your calendars! This free event for Central New York senior citizens, and their caregivers, will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19 in the Horticulture Building at the New York State […]

From the Liverpool Public Library: Get ready for the solar eclipse
August 19, 2017, 3:19 am | Source
By Mark Bialczak LPL Communications Specialist The moon will pass in front of the sun Monday, Aug. 21. Are you set for the big event in our sky? The Liverpool Public Library will hold a program from 1 to 3 p.m. to help patrons make the most of the rare solar eclipse that will sweep […]

What’s on PAC-B? Aug. 19-25
August 19, 2017, 3:15 am | Source
Program Log Baldwinsville PAC-B (Channel 98, FiOS 30) Baldwinsville PAC-B, the public access cable channel 98 for Time Warner and channel 30 for Verizon FIOS, is available 24 hours a day to provide video and information of local interest. For the convenience of the public, the schedule of the next 10 programs is aired on […]

From the Assembly: The Great New York State Fair has much to offer
August 19, 2017, 3:12 am | Source
Central New Yorkers associate the end of summer with the New York State Fair. This historic and prized tourism event is ever-changing and evolving to best represent the State and all of the wonderful things that make our State great. Once again this year, fair-goers will be met with many changes at the Fair: The […]

Canton Woods: Improve your health and wellness this fall at Canton Woods
August 19, 2017, 3:08 am | Source
By Ruth Troy Director Canton Woods offers several options to improve your health and wellness. You are sure to find the class that matches your needs and interests. Fall is a new season and a new opportunity to get fit. Kripalu “Chair Optional” Yoga is coming to Canton Woods in September! The class will be taught […]

Library focus: New book club @ BPL
August 19, 2017, 3:06 am | Source
By Nancy Howe Public Relations/Outreach Librarian Rosamond Gifford Lecture Series Book Club First meeting: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7 It’s latest book club in town! We will focus on the authors who will be presenting at the Friends of the Central Library’s 2017-18 Rosamond Gifford Lectures at the Civic Center in Syracuse. Whether you have series tickets […]

LETTER: Paper Mill Island should provide good music at an affordable price
August 19, 2017, 3:04 am | Source
To the editor: This letter is really for Mayor Dick Clarke. I had to write, because if handled right, I see a fantastic opportunity for music in Baldwinsville. The goal should be “Good Music at an Affordable Price.” Mayor Clarke is absolutely right when he says the “village needs to reinvent the island.” In other words, […]

Erie Canalway Photo Contest issues call for entries
August 19, 2017, 3:01 am | Source
As New York celebrates the 200th anniversary of the building of the Erie Canal in 2017, amateur and professional photographers are invited to capture the canal corridor’s distinctive sense of place for the 12th annual Erie Canalway Photo Contest. Winning photos will be featured in the 2018 Erie Canalway calendar.  Images should convey the wealth of things to do […]

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