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Free, Cook lead C-NS girls past West Genesee
December 16, 2017, 3:31 am | Source
Someone familiar and someone new has the Cicero-North Syracuse girls basketball team carrying grand expectations once more. Senior Amani Free and freshman Jessica Cook teamed up to do most of the damage for the Northstars as it pushed past defending Section III Class AA champion West Genesee 58-53 in Friday night’s Salt City Athletic Conference […]

What’s on PAC-B? Dec. 16-22
December 16, 2017, 12:17 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 ten programs is aired on […]

73 years gone – Sevier, Costello near end of service in Nelson town government
December 15, 2017, 8:42 pm | Source
The two take with them over seven decades of municipal experience BY Jason Emerson Editor Seventy-three years’ worth of municipal experience is leaving the town of Nelson on Dec. 31, when Councilor Mike Costello and Highway Superintendent Jack Sevier retire from their respective positions. The Nelson Town Board, along with Assemblyman Bill Magee (himself a […]

Early morning break-in, robbery on Albany Street leads to two arrests
December 15, 2017, 5:31 pm | Source
By Jason Emerson Editor An early morning break-in of an apartment on Albany Street left one man in the hospital and resulted in a vehicle and, later, a foot chase of the suspects, who were apprehended in Erieville. The two suspects, Adam B. Warner, 30, and Carla L. Colvin, 30, both of Morrisville, were arrested […]

Abandoned suitcase on Albany Street sidewalk handled as possible bomb
December 15, 2017, 4:51 pm | Source
By Jason Emerson editor Cazenovia police, assisted by New York State Police bomb disposal and K-9 units, on Thursday evening investigated a suspicious package left on the Albany Street sidewalk, treating it as a potential bomb. The red suitcase was left on the sidewalk in front of M&T Bank in the late afternoon. A Kinney […]

LETTER: Tunnel should be explored as an option for I-81
December 15, 2017, 1:00 pm | Source
To the editor: Our company J.G.B. Enterprises Inc. is a 40-plus-year-old added value distributor/manufacturer. We are proud to say that our firm has provided sustainable employment in Onondaga County for decades. We hire the majority of our workforce out of the county, as well as from the city of Syracuse. We have over 250 employees alone in Central […]

From the Supervisor: Town of Cicero working to improve safety on Route 11
December 15, 2017, 1:00 pm | Source
By Mark Venesky Cicero Town Supervisor Many have expressed their concerns to me regarding traffic along State Route 11 from Bear Road north to Caughdenoy Road, especially in light of the latest pedestrian fatality at Hogan Drive this past week. On Tuesday, Dec 5, State Sen. David Valesky, Assemblyman Al Stirpe, State DOT Director of […]

From the Assembly: Use available drug take-back programs to safely dispose of unwanted medicine
December 14, 2017, 9:08 pm | Source
Most people’s medicine cabinets contain either expired or unwanted over-the-counter and/or prescription drugs. With the rise in prescription drug abuse, in particular opioids, keeping these medications in the home isn’t safe. Fortunately, thanks to recent federal, state, and local efforts, more opportunities have been created to help people safely dispose of unwanted drugs. In the past, people often […]

Seven departments battle Nelson blaze, home a total loss
December 14, 2017, 8:52 pm | Source
Go Fund Me page started for stricken family that lost everything By Jason Emerson Editor A massive barn/home fire in the hamlet of Nelson Wednesday evening was fought by seven fire departments for five hours and resulted in the total loss of the residence that burned. The owner was not at home and no people […]

Syracuse Diocese holds ‘Light Is On for You’ campaign Dec. 18
December 14, 2017, 8:16 pm | Source
Parishes across the seven-county Roman Catholic Diocese of Syracuse will participate in the annual Light is On for You campaign on Monday, Dec. 18. Parishes generally offer extended hours for the Sacrament of Reconciliation (confession) on one evening during Advent and Lent. Participating parishes will be open from 4 to 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. […]

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