Quantcast

    47°
  • Overcast
  • Humidity: 61
  • Wind from NE 3 mph

Sun

Snow Showers
  • 42°
  • 31°

Mon

Mostly Cloudy
  • 50°
  • 36°

Tue

Rain Showers Likely
  • 56°
  • 46°

Wed

Chance Rain Showers
  • 54°
  • 43°

Thu

Rain Showers Likely
  • 51°
  • 36°

Latest blogs

Sports

Lifestyle and Entertainment

Letters to the Editor

Crime

Business

Columnists

Latest stories

State Board of Regents approves new graduation options

In the hopes of both improving graduation rates, the New York State Board of Regents last week approved a plan to add flexibility to its graduation requirements. On Monday, Oct. 20, the Board of Regents agreed to create a 4+1 pathway option, which would allow students to opt out of one of the social studies exams currently required for graduation. Instead, they could take a "comparatively rigorous" assessment in career/technical education (CTE), science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), the humanities, foreign languages or the arts.

EDITORIAL: Vote yes on Prop. 1

For too long, New York’s system for drawing electoral maps has been broken. Under current legislation, members of the New York State Legislature draw the lines for legislative and congressional districts. Those lines are redrawn every 10 years by a committee made up of sitting legislators. That means that the people responsible for drawing the lines are the very people who benefit from how the lines are drawn.

Proposition 3 on ballot

Smart Schools Act could benefit district

Haunted Hallways coming on Halloween night

Haunted circus theme featured this year

School board discusses preliminary budget

Budget for coming school year taking shape in early phases

Village looks at Austin Park enhabcements

Park to receive upgrades

Tease photo

Lakers' Herbst, Magee reach state tennis tournament

Skaneateles duo finishes second at Section III qualifier

Two days of hard work and grace under pressure helped the Skaneateles girls tennis doubles team of Makenzi Herbst and Grace Magee reach next weekend’s New York State Public High School Athletic Association championship tournament.

Tease photo

Neal leads Lakers to second at OHSL Liberty meet

Westhill-Ludden tops Skaneateles; sectional meet awaits

Kaitlyn Neal easily won last Wednesday’s Onondaga High School League Liberty division championship race at Jordan-Elbridge despite a rough day in the classroom, as she clocked a course-record time of 19:41.4 to lead her Skaneateles girls cross country team to the runner-up spot behind the merged team from Bishop-Ludden and Westhill.

Justice center to offer help to inmates with pets

Inmates at the Onondaga County Justice Center can now be assured that any pets they leave behind while incarcerated will be taken care of.

On the campaign trail: Mahoney endorses Katko

Republican Congressional candidate John Katko has received the backing of Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney.

Mom's and kids celebrates 40 years

Local cooperative has long history with parents and children

Town board appoints Comprehensive Plan Special Board

Town appoints board to consult on comprehensive plan

Tease photo

Welcoming new associate pastor

Bolivar feels at home at First Presbyterian

Tease photo

Skaneateles child has wish come true

Making wishes come true