November 30, 2021

Disrespecting the elders

September 18, 2021

Laura Eaton, of Cortland, is no stranger to attempts of elder abuse or mistreatment. Eaton said she has been the target of many attempts by scam artists to get money. She has been lucky not […]

Homer PD potentially moving

August 6, 2021

The town of Homer is considering moving the village police department into Town Hall basement to improve security for the building and its employees, a move that would be possible if the senior center relocates […]

Truxton seniors learn about center changes

July 2, 2021

Senior citizens across Cortland County can expect big changes in their senior centers within the next few months. The county will step away from the centers, offering help with grant applications in a move that […]

Senior centers seek new ways to stay open

June 18, 2021

Communities across Cortland County are developing plans to run senior centers as the county considers consolidating its centers into one facility. Alice Barned, 84, of Cortlandville, has volunteered at the Homer senior center for years […]

Staying close to the written word

April 25, 2021

Kitty Jones has reinvented her life in retirement. The 32-year owner of Spirit and Life bookstore on Main Street, Cortland, has discovered book editing, working with clients in England, Holland and Africa, and has completed […]

Coronavirus briefs 3/9

March 9, 2021

Cortland County reports 14 new COVID cases Cortland County reported 14 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday, raising the number of confirmed cases to 3,832. In all, 23 new cases were confirmed in Cortland, […]

Coronavirus briefs 1/22

January 22, 2021

Cortland County: 16 new cases Cortland County reported 16 new confirmed cases of COVID19 on Thursday, raising the number of confirmed cases to 3,077. In all, 145 new cases were confirmed Thursday in Cortland, Tompkins […]