Youth bureau has playwright

July 17, 2018

Nothing Demmarie Boreland envisions as a playwright ever turns out the same way on the stage. “That’s what’s so exciting about it. You get to see how it’s translated through other people,” said Boreland, 25, […]

Tully teen wins art contest

June 26, 2018

Sarah Macie puts art into her life as a matter of course. “I draw every day. I bring my sketch book everywhere,” said the 14-year-old, a home-schooled student from Tully. It has paid off. The […]

Fighting trim at 49

June 13, 2018

Andrew Pierce made a vow to himself — to get in the ring and fight a boxing match by his 50th birthday. “It just started as something I have always wanted to do,” said the […]

Bikes bound for Dryden

June 5, 2018

DRYDEN — Dryden middle schoolers next fall will be able to hop on a bike and go for a trail ride during gym class, after the school gets a bicycle foundation grant to provide a […]

ICE raid stirs local fears

May 17, 2018

HOMER — Farm employers worry about what could happen to their migrant employees in wake of a recent farm raid in Oneida County. Federal lawmakers are trying to ease those concerns. “Everyone in the (agriculture) […]

Cortland ends regular season on high note

May 15, 2018

The Cortland High boys’ lacrosse team closed out its regular season Monday with a 16-11 non-league Senior Night win over Tully on Moiseichik Field. The Purple Tigers improved to 7-9 with the win, earning a […]

Purple Tigers stay hot, beat Bears

May 8, 2018

CHITTENANGO — Alex Myers and Rory Hines led the way with five goals and an assist apiece Monday night as the visiting Cortland High boys’ lacrosse team scored a 14-9 non-league win over Chittenango. Brandon […]

Purple Tigers win Partigianoni tourney

April 30, 2018

Nick Cody had a breakout day for the Cortland High baseball team Saturday in the Greg Partigianoni Memorial Tournament. Cody went a collective 5-for-7 with six RBIs and a run scored as the Purple Tigers […]

A tasty tradition

April 9, 2018

MARATHON — Nothing stands in the way of tradition for fans of the Central New York Maple Festival. Not snow. Not ice. And definitely not the cold Saturday. Especially when pancakes are involved. Former Marathon […]

‘Got to keep fighting’

April 8, 2018

DRYDEN — When Elsie Gutchess’ boys were little, they would read the Cortland Standard — particularly the “Ripley’s Believe it or Not” column and the “What Happened on This Day” article. “It was all, guys […]

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