October 22, 2021

Trunk-or-turkey helps people share a distant holiday

November 27, 2020

Almost a month ago, trunk-or-treating, the act of giving out candy via the trunk of people’s cars, replaced trick-or-treating in municipalities across the state. On Wednesday, members of Temple Brith Sholom in Cortland had a […]

How to keep your pet safe during the holidays

November 25, 2020

It’s no surprise when Cortland resident Jen Foster’s almost 4-year-old dog Polly gets up on the counter looking for any food she can get her paws on. “I definitely have a dog that counter surfs,” […]

Turkey giveaway Sunday in Cortlandville

November 18, 2020

Jax Services at 3845 Route 281 in Cortlandville will give away turkeys Sunday to bring a little happiness this Thanksgiving, owner Sean Smith said Tuesday. “We do it because we feel it’s good to give […]

Coronavirus briefs 11/10

November 10, 2020

Cortland County: 10 new cases Cortland County reported 10 new confirmed COVID-19 cases Monday, raising the number of confirmed cases to 965 — 874 new cases since Aug. 21. Three people remain hospitalized. In all, […]

Adding their own flavor to holiday

November 23, 2019

Turkey, stuffing, gravy, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce. These are some of the standard elements of a typical Thanksgiving dinner. We may not eat all of those things, we may not eat any of those things, […]

Stores abuzz as bird day nears

November 19, 2018

With only a few days to go until Thanksgiving, Cathy Christopher was already planning her next trip to Anderson’s Farm Market in Homer to get ingredients for dinner. “Pretty much anything you can get here, […]

On being thankful

November 23, 2017

Look around. You can probably find something to be thankful for. Maybe — like that first Thanksgiving nearly 400 years ago — you have a meal on the table and people happy to provide it. […]