October 22, 2021

History, step by step

August 1, 2021

Daltyn Busby of McGraw said it’s crazy that McGraw was the site of a New York Central College, a revolutionary school that had Black people and white, men and women, learning side by side in […]

Looking back and ahead

July 18, 2021

Mary Killebrew gets a sense of peace from her Sunday visits to the United Presbyterian Church in Cincinnatus. “When I come here and I hear songs, I hear what our pastor has to say – […]

Blackbird Film Festival set for later this month

June 13, 2021

As a filmmaker, Sam Avery has attended many regional film fests over the years. “The experience was hit or miss,” said the SUNY Cortland media and communications professor. “Some did this well. Some did that […]

Caregivers: ‘You are not alone’

June 6, 2021

Kathy Alvord says it is not worth it to contradict a person with dementia. “What they are saying and thinking are the only way they know to how to say and think it,” said the […]

A taste for competition

May 30, 2021

The dining hall that was once populated by college students is now quiet, disrupted only by the occasional excited whisper. After a week of intensive cooking classes, today was when newfound skills would be put […]

Singing his own tune

May 23, 2021

Lynn Koch is not slowing down. The folk musician has 35 years behind him as a music teacher and is looking at his fifth year of retirement. Despite the limitations of COVID-19, he’s been productive. […]

Falling in love with stained glass — again

May 16, 2021

Wil Alaura said his other half was crabbing about his unused stained-glass studio taking up space in their home — for 20 years. When the Tully man started organizing the room, pulling out piece after […]

Hot stuff: students make charcoal

May 9, 2021

Isabelle Smith said when you buy a bag of charcoal, you don’t think: “Where does this come from?” Now she — and all the seniors at the Onondaga-Cayuga-Madison Board of Cooperative Educational Services New Visions […]

Doris Adams turns 100

May 4, 2021

Doris Brown Adams’ 100th birthday was like any other day. “It’s no different,” she said. But her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren made it special. Jan Karlson, her daughter, came from Ohio, for a party […]

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