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Grad inspires students

Ford encourages students to use their creativity

Hockey Lakers aim for sectional title

Skaneateles takes over top state ranking

Only in Section III ice hockey, circa 2016, could the reigning state Division II champions still find itself in search of a championship. Yet that’s the quest the Skaneateles Lakers would undertake starting on Feb. 19, at Allyn Arena, when it welcomes Whitesboro in the opening round of the Section III playoffs at 7 p.m.

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‘Tell your story’

School boards association urges residents to lobby for state aid

Local school districts have two demands for state legislators this budget season: get rid the gap elimination adjustment and fix the formula for foundation aid.

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Fall in love at the library

Blind date with a book at Skaneateles Library

Ash Wednesday celebration planned

Churches celebrate Lent

Skaneateles wrestlers fourth at Class C meet

Lakers get wins from Simmons, Goetzmann

With a chance to prove itself against some of the strongest squads in Central New York, the Skaneateles wrestling team did so, rising to a fourth-place finish in Saturday's Section III Class C championship meet at Adirondack High School in Boonville.

Hockey Lakers shut out CBA/J-D again

Skaneateles clinches regular-season league title

Just 12 months ago, the ice hockey battles between Skaneateles and CBA/Jamesville-DeWitt largely defined the local Division II scene, with the Brothers getting the best of it in the Section III final, but the Lakers, as an at-large team, getting revenge at Utica Memorial Auditorium two weeks later en route to its first state championship in 26 years.

Skaneateles girls take third at sectional meet

Lakers finish behind Cazenovia, CBA

Earning victories on both the boys and girls sides, the Skaneateles indoor track and teams both would make an impact during Friday night's Section III Class B championships at SRC Arena.

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Police make arrest in Skaneateles YMCA robberies

Suspect arraigned in Camillus

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Skaneateles girls finish regular season 14-6

Lakers fall to Hannibal, rebound to defeat J-E

When they announce the pairings for the Section III Class B girls basketball playoffs on Wednesday, the Skaneateles Lakers, after a 14-6 regular season, will be there again, but will face a steep and difficult path to the title.

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Medical marijuana dispensary opens on Erie Boulevard

Medical marijuana can now be obtained by registered patients at a newly opened dispensary in the Syracuse area. Medical marijuana company Etain's dispensary, located in a 3,000-square-foot building at 2104 Erie Boulevard, opened its doors for patients on Feb. 3.

Rod and Gun Club News

Latest from the Skaneateles Rod and Gun Club

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Musicians earn All-State honors

Musical pinnacle

Knit-in planned for Feb. 8

Event to support Samaritan Center

School board reviews enrollment study

Study will provide foundation for strategic planning

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Katko presents family with Purple Heart

Elbridge native receives Purple Heart for service in World War I

Historic moment

Mottville man credited with Memorial Day tradition

Skaneateles hockey ties Syracuse, 2-2

Lakers follow up with shutout of Oswego

Buoyed by its 4-2 win over Auburn on Jan. 22, the Skaneateles boys ice hockey team remained at no. 2 in the state Division II rankings, trailing only St. Lawrence, and ahead of two other Section III sides – New Hartford at no. 4 and Cazenovia at no. 5.

Wrestling Lakers end league title drought

Skaneateles finishes second at OHSL Liberty meet to Marcellus

Far from just an isolated accomplishment, what the Skaneateles wrestling team pulled off, going through an entire season of 21 head-to-head matches without a defeat and earning its first league championship in 35 years, ran deep within its family.

Skaneateles basketball sides sweep week

Girls get pair of wins; boys handle Cazenovia, Solvay

Twice in as many games, the Skaneateles girls basketball team countered the presence of a big-time star with spreading its production around. Each time, it led to victory.

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