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Cemeteries care for living and dead

October 31, 2017

The ghost likes to knock on the doors. He opens them, too, Jeff Briggs says. It’s a spirit of a little boy at Cortland Rural Cemetery, playing pranks. He likes to pull on curtains and […]

Tree falls on college student

October 30, 2017

Walking up hill, in the rain, against the wind to a college class is not an ideal Monday morning for any college student. But try having a tree fall on you, too. A female SUNY […]

Poland pounds Cincy girls in Section 3 final

October 30, 2017

The Poland High School girls’ soccer team’s litany of post-season success continued on Saturday night at the SUNY Cortland Athletic Complex, with a familiar sting for Cincinnatus. The top-seeded Tornadoes claimed their fifth Section 3 […]

Towns create rules for solar energy

October 29, 2017

This story appeared in the October 14, 2017 edition of the Cortland Standard. To become a subscriber, email us, or call us at (607) 756-5665. Back issues available by request. Over the past year, a […]

SUNY Cortland instructors tell of adjunct challenges

October 28, 2017

Using the example of Dr. Seuss’s “The Sneetches,” English professor Jaclyn Pittsley illustrated for about 25 people in front of Brockway Hall on Friday the atmosphere of exclusion among SUNY Cortland’s adjuncts. Pittsley told of […]

Trojans earn Dome date with Cazenovia

October 28, 2017

The Homer Central football team stepped on the gas from the opening whistle Friday night and never slowed down until the Section 3 Class B semifinal victory was secure. Senior tailback John Horner III ran […]

Lotto winner from Homer has options for $105M

October 27, 2017

Wayne Harris of Homer plans to quit his job at Lockheed Martin in Owego. Maybe he’ll take a vacation somewhere warm. Or buy an airplane for himself. The 58-year-old may even retire early. “It’s never […]

Cincy works OT for ‘D’ final berth

October 26, 2017

There was a bit of irony involved in the No. 6 Cincinnatus girls’ soccer team’s Section 3 Class D semifinal game against seventh-seeded Waterville Wednesday night at Chittenango High. After a 1-1 tie in regulation, […]

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