December 2, 2021

Volunteers go extra mile for rescue dogs

December 9, 2018

Paulette Chandler doesn’t mess around when she’s moving a rescue dog from Knoxville, Tennessee, to Homer. The Tennessee woman works with a network of about 20 people — all volunteers — who will drive a […]

Pitbull mix reunion for rescues

July 29, 2018

Diane Purvis of Homer took care of 10 puppies and their mom, Pepper, as a foster care volunteer, so the dogs would find a good home. She is among a network of volunteers associated with […]

Cinnamon is so sweet

June 3, 2018

This story appeared in the May 29, 2018 edition of the Cortland Standard. To become a subscriber, email us, or call us at (607) 756-5665. Back issues available by request. With her head low and […]

Tastes like bacon

April 19, 2018

MARATHON — The gymnasium at Marathon’s Appleby Elementary School was brimming with squeals of all sorts Wednesday morning — delight-filled squeals of children and terrified squeals of two piglets. The pigs, who were brought in […]