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Spirit moves Freeville artist

July 5, 2018

FREEVILLE — Adah Jacobson Glaser said she’s been an artist all her life. “I do everything,” she said. “It was people asking me to do this picture. Do that picture. But they were copies of […]

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 […]

Band, chorus open doors

June 26, 2018

This story appeared in the June 23, 2018 edition of the Cortland Standard. To become a subscriber, email us, or call us at (607) 756-5665. Back issues available by request. Corey Earle was an unlikely […]

She’s still leading the way

June 16, 2018

Women should learn they are never too old, too big, too slow or too unathletic to start jogging, said Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon and a competitor this week […]

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 […]

Teens to debut one-act plays

May 4, 2018

Writing “One Fact Act,” with his cousin Nate was “time consuming, fun, and a good way to be creative,” said 14-year-old Nick DeRado. “It seems like every time we sat down, we had another block,” […]

‘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 […]

Phil Clarke’s spirit lives on

April 3, 2018

Playing the drums helps Zipporah Huffman channel her emotions. “If I’m going through a stressful time, playing helps me go through that, it helps me relax,” said the Cortland High School junior, who takes drum […]

Abstract artists: Let’s talk

March 2, 2018

This story originally appeared in the Cortland Standard on February 22, 2018. “Major Minor: New Paintings of Ralph Turturro and Robert Sikora” art show will take place 5 to 8 p.m. March 9 at 1010 […]

Kids get active in free SUNY program

February 16, 2018

Kristina Brown said so far, so good, for her 7-year-old son, Timmy, who just started his first week in the Healthy Now Teen Program. The free program offered by SUNY Cortland’s Kinesiology Department gets kids […]

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