October 19, 2021

More county layoffs likely unavoidable

September 16, 2020

Cortland County will look at laying off staff, although exactly how many won’t be known until possibly October, according to County Administrator Rob Corpora. “I want to get through the retirement incentives first and see […]

Hiring on the horizon

August 1, 2020

Cortland County has lost 2,600 jobs since the start of the year — down to 17,100 in June — but a national survey of employers suggests the second half of the year will see more […]

Caring is at the core

February 23, 2019

Caitlin Shelton checked an elderly patient’s intravenous drip, trying to flush it out so antibiotics could be administered. “How does it feel?” she asked, making sure the patient was still comfortable on a recent afternoon […]

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 […]

Job seekers screened out

July 19, 2018

At least two Cortland County employers say they are being increasingly affected by drug use in Cortland County — in the form of job applicants who can’t pass their drug screening tests. Charlie Forkey has […]