NYC homeless skipping Cortland

March 16, 2018

Homeless people from New York City are being abandoned upstate, Broome County claimed recently, but Cortland County officials have yet to see it. No one being sent from New York City has opened a case […]

Man gets probation in bank robbery

March 14, 2018

CORTLAND — He repaid the money he stole. He sought treatment for mental illness. He returned to college and maintained a job. He also had no prior criminal record. That’s why a Cortland County judge […]

Project aims to revive Dwyer Park attractions

March 13, 2018

PREBLE — While walking through Dwyer Memorial Park in Little York a couple weeks ago, county Legislator Linda Jones (R-Homer) saw something that took her back to her childhood. Hidden out of sight were horses. […]

Start with Hello

March 11, 2018

This story appeared in the March 7, 2018 edition of the Cortland Standard. To become a subscriber, email us, or call us at (607) 756-5665. Back issues available by request. MORAVIA — The image lives […]

Time for a facelift

March 10, 2018

If you’ve stopped by the Riverside Plaza off Clinton Avenue lately, chances are you’ve seen parts of the storefronts bare. Graffiti, in the form of words and images, runs along old uncovered walls near the […]

Student had guns in car

March 9, 2018

An 18-year-old Cortland High School student was charged with a felony Thursday after a routine check of the school’s parking lot found guns in his car — a simple oversight, but coming just a week […]

Rezoning resistance builds

March 8, 2018

CORTLANDVILLE — Resistance is building to a Cortlandville Town Board plan to rezone a half-mile stretch of Route 13, including unanimous opposition from the town Planning Board and a number of letters and speakers Wednesday […]

Pomeroy St. a safety issue

March 7, 2018

CORTLAND — After speakers at public hearings Tuesday night made their wishes known, Common Council members discussed new alternatives to adding stop signs to one intersection along Pomeroy Street and removing a traffic light at […]

Shops continue AR-15 sales

March 6, 2018

On the rack of guns for sale at Johnson’s Gun Shop in Marathon, a flat black AR-15 was first in line of about 10 rifles. When Deron Johnson, owner of the shop, was asked if […]

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