Category: Auburn

Auburn mother whose toddler was hit by car charged with child endangerment

An Auburn woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of her children after her 3-year-old son was hit by a car, police said. According to the Auburn Police Department, 32-year-old Leah Dunbar, of Barber Street, was arrested Wednesday after a judge ... MORE
Auburn councilors budget set amount to support Owasco Lake water quality program

Auburn councilors budget set amount to support Owasco Lake water quality program

The city of Auburn will use a set budgeted amount to help pay for quality control to Owasco Lake, transitioning away from a investment method seen by some as unreliable. Read more from the Auburn Citizen ... MORE
Auburn police: Burglaries, harassment and calls for service up from July

Auburn police: Burglaries, harassment and calls for service up from July

The number of burglaries, harassment complaints and calls for service increased in August, according to the Auburn Police Department. In the department’s monthly activity report, police noted 3,343 calls for service last month; that’s up from the 3,114 calls received in July ... MORE
Auburn man sentenced to 20 years in prison for seven burglaries, kidnapping woman in Cayuga County

Auburn man sentenced to 20 years in prison for seven burglaries, kidnapping woman in Cayuga County

An Auburn man will spend the next 20 years in state prison for burglarizing seven homes and attacking and kidnapping a woman in Cayuga County in December. Maurice James, 26, of 10 Garrow St., pleaded guilty to nine violent felonies in June, ... MORE
Film inspired by Waterloo cross-country team to screen in Auburn

Film inspired by Waterloo cross-country team to screen in Auburn

“Remember the Goal,” a new movie about a girls cross-country team, will open Friday in 76 cities in the southeastern U.S. — and one in Cayuga County. The movie was written, produced, directed and edited by Dave Christiano, of Nashville, a No ... MORE

Convicted murderer sentenced for assaulting guard at Auburn prison

A convicted murderer will spend an extra five years in prison for assaulting an officer at Auburn Correctional Facility last year. The sentencing means more than just additional years behind bars. Read more from the Auburn Citizen ... MORE
Auburn health center receives nearly $50,000 to enhance technology

Auburn health center receives nearly $50,000 to enhance technology

A health center in Auburn was awarded nearly $50,000 for information technology enhancements at the facility. Read more from the Auburn Citizen ... MORE
Auburn police arrest two men in connection with Kwik Fill robbery early Friday

Auburn police arrest two men in connection with Kwik Fill robbery early Friday

Two men have been arrested for their alleged roles in the robbery of an Auburn gas station early Friday. The Auburn Police Department said officers were dispatched to Kwik Fill at 302 Genesee St. after receiving a report of a robbery at ... MORE
Auburn football uses special teams, field position to hold off Nottingham

Auburn football uses special teams, field position to hold off Nottingham

Even after posting crooked numbers through their first two games, the Maroons’ biggest focus was keeping the Bulldogs’ offense off the field. The Auburn football team accomplished its goal, keeping Nottingham on the sidelines enough to secure a 40-28 win Friday at ... MORE
Auburn's great divide: How urban renewal, the Arterial have affected the city

Auburn’s great divide: How urban renewal, the Arterial have affected the city

Forty years ago, Auburn was in the midst of one of the most transformative periods in its history: urban renewal. The transformation mostly consisted of three distinct but inseparable components: the demolition and replacement of several downtown buildings through the City Center ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News
Ormie King: Look back at Auburn's mom-and-pop stores

Ormie King: Look back at Auburn’s mom-and-pop stores

In the past half-century, Auburn has had many mom-and-pop grocery stores that have serviced the people of Auburn and given many families a source of income to raise their families and provide the necessities of life. Each ward had at… Read More ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Life
Department of Health says 'swimmer's itch' not the cause of rash affecting Owasco Lake goers

Department of Health says ‘swimmer’s itch’ not the cause of rash affecting Owasco Lake goers

While bird poop on the beach and lawn has at times been an issue for those enjoying Emerson Park, it became a more prominent problem when nearly 40 people contracted a rash during the Great Race weekend. Some community members, including Don ... MORE
'Together in times of tragedy': Local store donates blue lights to Auburn police

‘Together in times of tragedy’: Local store donates blue lights to Auburn police

Blue bulbs have been lighting up people's porches across Auburn this month and it's all thanks to a local donation to the police department. According to Auburn police chief Shawn Butler, a representative from Lowe's brought 70 blue light bulbs to the ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News
Look back at Auburn's mom-and-pop stores

Look back at Auburn’s mom-and-pop stores

In the past half-century, Auburn has had many mom-and-pop grocery stores that have serviced the people of Auburn and given many families a source of income to raise their families and provide the necessities of life. Each ward had at… Read more ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News
Two charged with DWI after accidents in Cayuga Co. that happened an hour apart

Two charged with DWI after accidents in Cayuga Co. that happened an hour apart

Monday, 12:43 pm: Two individuals were charged with driving while intoxicated following a pair of car accidents in Cayuga County, which occurred less than an hour apart from each other. Cayuga County Sheriff David Gould reports that James A. Sanders, a Union ... MORE
New restaurant opens in Fingerlakes Mall

New restaurant opens in Fingerlakes Mall

The “E” at the end of Dominick’s Grille isn’t just fancy spelling. It stands for co-owner Eric Sidor — and his entrepreneurship. Along with Dale Cuddeback, Sidor opened the restaurant Friday in the Fingerlakes Mall food court across from B.B.’s Pizza Express ... MORE
Two-car crash in Auburn sends one to hospital, causes traffic delays on Arterial

Two-car crash in Auburn sends one to hospital, causes traffic delays on Arterial

A two-car motor vehicle accident in Auburn Monday morning has sent one elderly driver to the hospital while causing delays on the eastbound Arterial. According to witnesses of the crash, an elderly woman driving a red Chrylser P.T. Cruiser was driving north ... MORE
Car show in Auburn benefits Make-A-Wish

Car show in Auburn benefits Make-A-Wish

A collection of well-maintained and brightly polished custom cars dotted the parking area at the Fox auto group in Auburn Saturday a the owners of the 110 vehicles on display helped raise funds for Make-A-Wish Central New York. Participants in the car ... MORE