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From the Liverpool Public Library: Learn more about Vietnam War
October 18, 2017, 9:14 pm | Source
By Mark Bialczak LPL Communications Specialist The broadcast of the 10-part series “The Vietnam War” this fall on PBS stations across the nation has sparked a new much debate about the period of American history that brought so much turmoil and protest here as U.S. soldiers fought there. Noted documentarians Ken Burns and Lynn Novick […]

Manlius Police arrest juvenile for making false bomb threat about ES-M school
October 18, 2017, 7:54 pm | Source
Separate threat of violence against high school last Friday still under investigation The Town of Manlius Police Department has arrested a local juvenile in relation to making a comment about explosive materials in Pine Grove Middle School, an East Syracuse-Minoa school building, during dismissal at about 3 p.m. on Monday, October 16, according to a […]

LETTER: FOCP endorses Cicero candidates
October 18, 2017, 6:00 pm | Source
To the editor: The Friends of Cicero Police PAC are pleased to announce their endorsees for town of Cicero government office: Town Supervisor: Mark Venesky Town Board: Jonathan Karp, James DeVaul Don Hazelmyer Chairman, Friends of Cicero Police PAC

From the supervisor
October 18, 2017, 4:49 pm | Source
From the supervisor: Zoning, the lake and budget By Jim Lanning Skaneateles Town Supervisor   The town is excited that the pipe was delivered for our water line replacement project last week. The contractor will start on the Old Seneca Turnpike portion before moving on to the Masters Road portion.  It is a good opportunity […]

Ann Ferro: Bah Halloween
October 18, 2017, 4:47 pm | Source
The Halloween Grinch Well, it’s that time again. Another Halloween is approaching and I am dragging out my Halloween Grinch costume. I hate Halloween. No, I really do. And I just spent about $60 on Halloween candy which shows how conflicted I am about this. Why? On the morning news-talk shows today it was announced […]

Meet the candidates: Salina Town Justice
October 18, 2017, 4:00 pm | Source
In Salina, voters will elect a town supervisor, councilors for the First, Second, Third and Fourth wards, a town justice and a tax receiver. Learn more about each candidate below. Tax Receiver Alicia McCollum, who is running unopposed, did not return her questionnaire. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7. […]

From the Assembly: Help combat the heroin and opioid epidemic
October 18, 2017, 3:17 pm | Source
Addiction is a serious issue that continues to claim the lives of innocent people across the state and country. There’s no way to sugarcoat it. Addiction takes a devastating toll on the body and the mind and fractures relationships with family and friends.  Once the illness has taken hold, it can be extremely difficult for […]

Miller selected coordinator of men’s lacrosse officials
October 18, 2017, 2:37 pm | Source
The NYCA consortium has hired Cazenovian Steven Miller as the first-ever coordinator of men’s lacrosse officials. The NYCA consortium includes five Division III athletic conferences comprised of the Liberty League, the Skyline Conference, the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC), the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) and the Empire 8 Athletic Conference. “I […]

Crowell named new Manlius Police Department chief
October 18, 2017, 2:32 pm | Source
The Manlius Town Board, in concurrence with the Police Committee, has selected Michael J. Crowell as the next police chief for the Town of Manlius Police Department. The former Police Chief, Francis R. Marlowe, retired in February 2017. Crowell began his law enforcement career with the Village of East Syracuse in 1989, transferred to the […]

Junior high drama club to present ‘Elf the Musical JR’
October 18, 2017, 2:28 pm | Source
The Cazenovia Junior High School Drama Club will present “Elf the Musical JR,” for its fall performance Nov. 2 to 4. “Elf the Musical JR,” based on the hit movie, features songs by Tony Award-nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award-winners Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin. Buddy, a young orphan, […]

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