Arts & Entertainment


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Saxophonist making area appearances

SAMMY Award winner Spillett plans area performances

Public invited to closing art reception

McMaster's show reflects on Erie Canal

OCC to host Jazz Fest

Aretha Franklin to headline

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Holy Trinity to host concert

Jefferson quartet to perform

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Yellow Brick Road Casino officially opens in Chittenango

More than 1,000 people stood in line, in groups, in the parking lot of the new Yellow Brick Road Casino in Chittenango Tuesday waiting for the area’s newest tourist attraction to officially open its doors. Some people started lining up at 11 p.m. Monday night in order to be the first ones inside the casino.

First Presbyterian Church to host concert

Geneva Music Festival coming to Skaneateles

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First Friday at Gallery 54

Gallery will host work from local artist

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Jack of all trades

“I want to be the very best, like no one ever was,” begins the theme song of the long-running “Pokémon” television series. Brady Guy, a 10-year-old who lives in Baldwinsville, is living up to the song’s goal. Brady is one of the top junior Pokémon Trading Card Game players in the United States, thanks to his March 21 victory at the 2015 Pokémon TCG State Championships held in Westbrook, Maine.

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Celtic tales and tunes

McMaster to share stories and songs

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High school production earns praise

Production brought home several awards

U.S. Congress bulletin: Calling all CNY high school artists

Each spring, the members of the U.S. House of Representatives sponsor a high school art competition to acknowledge and promote artistic talent. The winning piece of artwork from each congressional district across our country is displayed for one full year in the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C.

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CNY historian contributes to new book on Abraham Lincoln’s ‘Gettysburg Address’

Jason Emerson’s writing on the impact of the ‘Gettysburg Address’ in company with Jimmy Carter, George Bush, Annie Liebovitz, Steven Spielberg and other international figures

On April 1, Lyons Press, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield, announced the release of “Gettysburg Replies: The World Responds to Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address,” edited by Carla Knorowski, CEO of The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation. Among the contributions of nationally and internationally recognized individuals to the Gettysburg Address project and book is Cazenovia resident Jason Emerson, an award-winning Lincoln scholar, who currently serves as the editor of the Cazenovia Republican and Eagle Bulletin newspapers.

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West Genesee hosts extraordinary violinist

Bibbens brings electricity to classical music

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Middle school to present 'State Fair'

Middle school prepares classic musical

St. Patrick's at the Athenaeum

Dancing and presentation to be held