December 5, 2021

Cortland mayor won’t seek sixth term

February 25, 2021

Brian Tobin, the longest serving mayor of Cortland, announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election to a sixth term. Tobin, who has been mayor since 2011, said in a statement that he would instead […]

Cortland mayor tests positive, warns others

December 31, 2020

Cortland Mayor Brian Tobin has contracted COVID-19, but said Wednesday he feels fine and displays no symptoms following the positive test Tuesday. Tobin, 49, said he was exposed to someone he was working with last […]

Goodbye, Bellardinis

June 15, 2020

The names Harry and Mary Alice Bellardini have an important meaning in Cortland and Homer, said Homer Village Mayor Darren “Hal” McCabe. “When they were involved in something, they were really able to get more […]

Working for Cortland, the state

April 7, 2020

Last summer, Homer Mayor Darren “Hal” McCabe brought state Sens. Rachel May and Jessica Ramos to EZ Acres Farm in Homer. That visit — and visits to other farms — helped reinvigorate a conversation regarding […]

Tobin sets record with 5th term as city mayor

January 7, 2020

When Mayor Brian Tobin brings to order the Common Council meeting tonight, it will be as the historic fifth-term mayor of the city of Cortland. No other mayor has earned that distinction, although two — […]