October 23, 2021

A time to pay tribute

May 28, 2021

A year after the pandemic canceled most Memorial Day ceremonies, they will return to Cortland County this year. A parade is planned in Homer, a gathering in Cortland and ceremonies are elsewhere across the greater […]

A more normal Memorial Day

May 25, 2021

A year after the COVID-19 pandemic canceled or changed Memorial Day events, some events in Cortland County are returning while others are still on hold. Homer’s American Legion Post 465 will have a parade this […]

Coronavirus briefs 5/18

May 18, 2020

Cortland: 39 Tompkins: 139 Cayuga: 68 Cortland County reported no new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, remaining at 39 cases. In total, three people have died in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties. The Cortland […]

Feeding first responders

May 6, 2020

Two American Legion auxiliary volunteers walked out of Little Italy Pizzeria on Tuesday evening carrying bags of containers filled with spaghetti dinners and placed them in a cardboard box on top of a state police […]

Legion chief visits Cortland

October 31, 2019

Mike McDermott of Homer, the New York state commander of the American Legion, laid a wreath Wednesday at a veterans memorial in Cortland. But really, he was in town to listen. Since September, McDermott has […]