News from The Citizen at auburnpub.com. Local news for the Auburn, New York area and Central New York.
Aurelius girl who called 911 for her father honored by Cayuga County sheriff
December 2, 2022, 3:30 am | Source
SENNETT — A 6-year-old girl may have saved her father's life last month with a 911 call.
NY inspector general finds racial disparities in prison discipline
December 2, 2022, 1:00 am | Source
Black and Hispanic incarcerated individuals were more likely to be disciplined than White incarcerated individuals in New York prisons, according to an investigation by the state inspector general's office.
Draft maps would shake up Cayuga County's NY Assembly districts
December 2, 2022, 12:00 am | Source
If the Independent Redistricting Commission's state Assembly maps are approved, Cayuga County could have two new representatives and another district in which two incumbents would be pitted against each other.
GoFundMe launched for Cayuga County infant after hospitalizations
December 1, 2022, 9:00 pm | Source
A GoFundMe has been launched to support the family of a Cayuga County infant recently hospitalized with RSV and pneumonia.
Auburn seeking public input on federal funds through meetings, survey
December 1, 2022, 7:30 pm | Source
The city of Auburn has announced it will collect public input on distributing Community Development Block Grant funds at two public meetings and through a community survey.
Initiative seeks to strengthen county fairs in New York state
December 1, 2022, 7:12 pm | Source
State officials are planning to meet with local representatives to promote and strengthen county fairs across New York.
Cosentino: Tips for selecting a Christmas tree
December 1, 2022, 6:00 pm | Source
Auburn florist Carmen Cosentino's weekly column focuses on Flowers, Plants and Things.
The Citizen's gallery listings for Dec. 1-7: Cayuga Naturally and more
December 1, 2022, 3:00 pm | Source
Here's where you can catch art and other exhibits in the Cayuga County area over the next week:
SU Brass Ensemble to perform 25th holiday concert in Auburn
December 1, 2022, 2:00 pm | Source
The Syracuse University Brass Ensemble will perform its 25th annual Auburn holiday concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, at the Episcopal Church of SS. Peter & John, 169 Genesee St., Auburn.
Yule Rock: Auburn group forms to play Christmas music for good cause
December 1, 2022, 12:45 pm | Source
A group of Auburn musicians has come together to spread holiday cheer by playing Christmas music and collecting donations for good causes.
'Try it': Auburn Salvation Army seeks more volunteers for Red Kettle Campaign
December 1, 2022, 12:45 pm | Source
AUBURN — Now in his 14th year serving as a volunteer for the Salvation Army Service and Worship Center of Auburn's Red Kettle Campaign, Larry Simmons has noticed fewer people volunteering over the years.
NY Thruway proposes toll hike beginning in 2024
December 1, 2022, 12:30 pm | Source
The New York State Thruway Authority is proposing a systemwide toll increase that would take effect in 2024.
Boil water order for Cato lifted
A boil water order for the Village of Cato was lifted Wednesday following two days of testing showing the water is safe to drink.
Traveling Vietnam memorial to return to Cayuga County in 2023
The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial that came to Cayuga County in 2017, will return to the area next year.
Will Barclay reelected to lead NY Assembly Republicans
Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay will continue to lead his conference as the 2023 legislative session begins in January.
Senate confirms Albany-area attorney as new federal judge in upstate NY district
An Albany-area attorney has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as a federal judge in the Northern District of New York.
Auburn Players to present 'Broadway' cabaret revue
The Auburn Players Community Theater will present a cabaret-style revue of songs from classic musicals this weekend.
Auburn brewery, college, mall to host holiday markets
Those looking to do some holiday shopping at a local market will have plenty of options this weekend in the Auburn area.
Weedsport students to perform 'Rudolph' musical
More than 40 students from Weedsport Middle School will present the musical "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Jr." this holiday season weekend.
The Citizen's live music listings for Dec. 1-7: Kidd G and more
November 30, 2022, 2:00 pm | Source
Looking for live music? Here's where you can find it in the Cayuga County area over the next week.