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Back to school, in April

April 10, 2021

Julie McChesney, a mother of three in the Homer Central School District, said she weighed the possibility of either keeping her three children home to learn remotely or go back to in-person learning five days […]

Coronavirus briefs 8/21

August 21, 2020

Cortland County cases of virus remain at 92 Cortland County reported no new confirmed COVID-19 cases Thursday, the number of confirmed cases remaining at 92. In all, 496 cases have been confirmed in Cayuga, Tompkins […]

2 school districts object to state citations

August 12, 2020

Two greater Cortland area school districts said Tuesday they have been improperly cited for not submitting reopening plans to the state following an announcement from Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday. Superintendents from the Cortland Enlarged […]

Cuomo OKs NY schools to open

August 8, 2020

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s decision to allow all school districts across the state to fully reopen won’t affect Cortland County school districts’ plans for how their schools will operate come fall. The governor’s announcement Friday was […]

2 Cortland bars cited by state, face penalty

August 1, 2020

Two bars in the city of Cortland were cited in June by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s task force on reopening guideline violations, with both establishments facing a monetary civil penalty. “They say that we are in […]

Questions remain on school reopening plans

July 15, 2020

Creating socially distant classrooms and having enough money to make school districts safe are just some of the problems that must be addressed in the coming two weeks as schools prepare plans for fall reopenings, […]

Cortland County ready for Phase 3 reopening

June 11, 2020

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect state approval this afternoon to begin Phase 3. As Cortland County heads toward Phase 3 of reopening on Friday — opening restaurants to indoor dining and […]

Cortland begins Phase 2 amid confusion

May 29, 2020

Editor’s note: This report was updated to reflect Tompkins County’s announcement to open Friday afternoon. Tompkins and Cayuga counties announced they would delay the start of the Phase 2 reopening process — which was supposed […]

CNY set to enter Phase 2 of business reopening

May 28, 2020

Expect retail stores, real estate businesses, the 1,600-job professional services sector, administrative support and real estate businesses to reopen Friday as Central New York continues its reopening process. Cortland County is expected to move forward […]

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