January 27, 2022

Stretch into the new year

January 9, 2022

Sonya Langan Petrucco first began studying yoga at age 12. What started as a way to build strength and flexibility for ballet and tap dancing became a lifelong passion. “As I moved on to be […]

Community baby shower in Cortland helps new moms

October 18, 2021

Homer resident Hana Aghababian, 27, is starting the third trimester of her first pregnancy and her friend Sarah Epplin, 26, of Tully, is only a few weeks behind her. The Cortland YMCA’s community baby shower […]

Groups donate essentials to students

August 30, 2021

Casey Avery chatted with her sons while they waited their turn — excited to see what was in the give-away bags at this year’s back to school prep event. Volunteers searched through a room full […]

A different kind of summer

June 4, 2021

After a year of COVID-19 restrictions, online classes and time spent stuck at home, parents are registering their kids for summer camp to get some fresh air and have fun with their friends. Summer camps […]

Ready to jump right in

June 2, 2021

The end of the school year is only a few weeks away, and the next stop is summer vacation. Cortland County has a variety of youth programs and events planned this summer to entertain children […]

Races get back on track

May 10, 2021

When the first wave of 10 runners stepped onto the course of the Mother’s Day 5K on Saturday in Cortland’s Beaudry Park, wearing masks over their mouths, it marked the first race that the Cortland […]

Cortland enters Phase 4

June 25, 2020

As Cortland County moves into Phase 4 on Friday, some industries still won’t be allowed to open up right away, including malls, movies and gyms. “The governor is clearly paying attention to an increase in […]

Learning good habits

February 13, 2020

Ethan Westbrook placed his right hand on the climbing hold and then placed his left foot on the next hold of the climbing wall at the Cortland YMCA. “It was fun until I got to […]