October 27, 2021

Businesses reflect on 2020 with Tenney

March 16, 2021

Greek Peak Mountain Resort and Hope Lake Lodge closed on March 16, 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic reached Cortland County, Wes Kryger, the president of Greek Peak, said Monday. Three days later, 160 people were […]

Winter resorts stay busy

February 1, 2021

For Carrie Chavez and her family, skiing this winter has provided a good way to have fun while following COVID-19 safety protocols. Even with frigid weather Saturday, Chavez and her family hit the slopes at […]

2020 was a hard year, but people kept spirits up

January 2, 2021

In a year filled with political divisiveness, racial tensions and a deadly pandemic, 2020 could seem like an ongoing slog. Add to that canceled pastimes and outings to challenge people. But one thing remained for […]

Fresh pickings in Virgil

June 22, 2020

Under the shade of a tent, Chris Applegate watched and talked Saturday with guests at Virgil’s farmers market. “It’s great to see people again,” said Applegate, the market’s manager. “A couple of us are senior […]

Fire destroys ‘Peak’ building

March 4, 2020

The cause of a fire Tuesday that destroyed a Greek Peak Mountain Resort storage barn on Page Green Road in Virgil is still under investigation, said Virgil Deputy Fire Chief Jereme Stiles. Cortlandville, Dryden, Marathon, […]

Finger Lakes a finalist for Frommer’s 2020

January 13, 2020

From wineries to skiing, the Finger Lakes has an activity for everyone, said Meghan Lawton, the executive director for the Cortland County Convention & Visitors Bureau, explaining why she’s pushing people to vote for the […]