October 24, 2021

Dollar General planned for Super Scoops site

September 23, 2020

Michael Malchak, the owner of Super Scoops in the village of Homer, must find another site to continue scooping ice cream to customers after learning Dollar General plans to build at the shop’s location. “I […]

Sizing up big business

September 5, 2020

When you think the history of big business in Cortland County, Smith Corona and Brockway Motor Co. probably come to mind. The two manufacturers employed hundreds in their heydays before closing up shop. What constitutes […]

Homer to announce new microenterprise grants

March 7, 2019

Two years ago, Jodi Terwilliger used a $15,000 microenterprise grant from the village of Homer to expand her dress inventory and advertise her bridal business. Megan Williams used a similar $10,000 grant to buy new […]

On this Labor Day: Where are the workers?

September 2, 2018

Jeromy Snyder, a HVAC performance technician at Intertek, left his job in Syracuse nearly two years ago to work for the product testing facility along Route 11 in Cortlandville. Before, he drove almost an hour […]

Mullen Office Outfitters nears end of 105-year run

January 2, 2018

CORTLAND — Fritz Mullen remembers how Cortland used to be. Main Street was busy — full of pedestrian traffic, with shops and department stores and movie theaters that brought people downtown. “Sears and Penney’s were […]