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Ann Ferro: Reflections
November 26, 2020, 6:48 pm | Source
Reflections on a viral pandemic It took me a minute or two to absorb the mindset of the person who wrote that the media is stirring up the public like a person with their hair on fire … now there’s an image for you … regarding the virus.  According to said writer, most of what […]

Getting creative
November 25, 2020, 7:06 pm | Source
As case numbers rise, recreation departments get creative.This Pandemic has hit everyone hard. Major changes to school, work and social lives have altered a lot of norms for American families. Another, less noted change, has been the services available for school age children outside the classroom. On any given day in a regular year, there […]

With rising COVID-19 numbers DeWitt town hall moves to appointment only
November 25, 2020, 7:01 pm | Source
DeWitt town hall returns to appointment only In order to protect both the public and town employees, effective Monday, Nov. 30 in-person business at DeWitt Town Hall will return to “by appointment only.” All services to the public will be maintained and staff will be working at town hall as usual; however, if in-person services […]

Isabelle O’Hara, 97
November 25, 2020, 5:14 pm | Source
Isabelle “Sue” O’Hara of Sun City, AZ, passed peacefully on Nov. 16, 2020, at the age of 97, surrounded by her four sons. Sue is predeceased by her husband John “Jack” O’Hara, to whom she was married for 63 years. The couple moved to Sun City, AZ in 1994 from Elbridge, where they lived for […]

Henrietta P.  Jaskula, 94
November 25, 2020, 5:09 pm | Source
Henrietta P.  Jaskula, 94, formerly of Baldwinsville, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at St. Camillus Residential Health Center.  Born in Buffalo on Jan. 26, 1926, Henrietta was the daughter of the late Stanley Dybowski and Pelagia (Nowak) Dybowski.  Henrietta grew up in South Buffalo.  Following her 1944 graduation from South Park High School, Henrietta went […]

C-NS, NSJHS move to remote instruction Nov. 30-Dec. 4
November 25, 2020, 1:49 am | Source
Due to rising cases of COVID-19 in Onondaga County, all schools in the North Syracuse Central School District have been designated as being in “yellow zones.” The increase in positive cases at the North Syracuse Junior High School and Cicero-North Syracuse High School has created significant challenges with staffing and contact tracing. Given these challenges, […]

Operation Northern Comfort to build 500 desks for students in need
November 24, 2020, 10:42 pm | Source
By Ashley M. Casey Associate Editor It’s likely a common scene for families during the pandemic: parents working from home, children taking classes remotely, all vying for devices, chargers and, most importantly, their own space to work. “Three siblings all working at the kitchen table trying to connect with their teachers and I can’t imagine […]

Cicero awards brush bid to Last Chance Recycling
November 24, 2020, 10:16 pm | Source
By Ashley M. Casey Associate Editor As town budget season wraps up, the Cicero Town Board discussed the brush removal contract at its Nov. 13 and 16 meetings, which saw the return of a bidder who has locked horns with Cicero in court over the last few years. The town board voted Nov. 16 to […]

CNY Diaper Bank distributes 25,500 diapers
November 24, 2020, 9:56 pm | Source
Thanks to a $10,000 grant from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, the CNY Diaper Bank in Liverpool was able to distribute 25,500 diapers to more than 500 babies in need in the Syracuse area at its Nov. 18 distribution event. In addition, the organization gave out 360 Penguin Young Readers board books courtesy of Too Small to […]

Police blotter: Baldwinsville PD announces recent arrests
November 24, 2020, 9:49 pm | Source
On Sept. 20, Robert M. Spara, age 35, of 47 Downer St., Baldwinsville, was arrested and charged with felony, second degree criminal mischief and petit larceny after an investigation into stolen currency, from a washing machine and a dryer, on Aug. 19 at the Candlewood Gardens Apartment Complex. He was released on an appearance ticket […]

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