October 24, 2021

Cortland County plans for warming center

November 10, 2020

Sunny and 73 degrees, as Monday was, may not be the time people worry about cold winter nights. But they’re coming, and Cortland County officials said they are prepared to give people who need it […]

Former legislator Discenza remembered

September 22, 2020

It was a holiday luncheon in 1991 when Mary Ann Discenza, then the commissioner of the county Department of Social Services addressed employees, including Kristen Monroe, who would become the commissioner years later. “She stood […]

Another shortfall projected for DSS

November 15, 2019

Even though revenue for the Department of Social Services for 2019 is projected to come in higher than it did in 2018, the department still projects a $1.6 million shortfall — for the same reasons […]

Heading toward the fiscal cliff

November 2, 2019

The Cortland County Highway Department worker pulled the 10-ton truck out of the bay. One of the wheels was stuck, dragging for perhaps 30 feet. When workers lifted the bed of the dump truck, rust […]