Category: Skaneateles

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It’s been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a crucial local provider in 2016. “The client ... MORE
Deputies ask for public’s help after man tried to lur

Deputies ask for public’s help after man tried to lure 4-year-old into truck in Skaneateles

The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office reports that it’s investigating an incident where an unidentified man tried to lure a 4-year-old into his truck in the town of Skaneateles. It happened on Monday around 6:30 p.m. on Van Camp Road. The person of ... MORE
Skaneateles schools shut down on Friday due to positive COVID case

Skaneateles schools shut down on Friday due to positive COVID case

Schools in Skaneateles will be closed today after a student tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19. Superintendent Eric Knuth said in a letter to families that the district had been notified of a positive case. The student involved is enrolled ... MORE
Lake House Pub worker in Skaneateles tests positive for COVID-19

Lake House Pub worker in Skaneateles tests positive for COVID-19

An employee at a popular stop in Skaneateles has tested positive for COVID-19, according to officials in Onondaga County. That employee was wearing a face mask while working at the Lake House Pub. However, that person tested positive, and anyone who visited ... MORE
Two people at Skaneateles Lake ‘Cove’ on July 4 had coronavirus

Two people at Skaneateles Lake ‘Cove’ on July 4 had coronavirus

At least two people who have tested positive for coronavirus were at a popular summer gathering spot on Skaneateles Lake on July 4th, according to Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon. McMahon, in a tweet, encouraged those who were at the Cove on ... MORE
First responders from more than a half-dozen districts bat

First responders from more than a half-dozen districts battle Skaneateles blaze (photo)

Firefighters battled a blaze in Skaneateles during the evening hours on Saturday. Crews were called in from Cayuga County to battle the flames, which could be seen from miles away. Owasco, Fleming, New Hope, Moravia, Sennett, Sempronius, and West Nile fire departments ... MORE
Skaneateles mayor apologizes after taking down Black Lives Matter flyers

Skaneateles mayor apologizes after taking down #BlackLivesMatter flyers (video)

Skaneateles Mayor Martin Hubbard has offered an apology after being caught on camera removing Black Lives Matter flyers from local light poles. He told News Channel 9 that removing the flyers didn’t have anything to do with their content. A village ordinance ... MORE
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Skaneateles police looking for Kinney Drug theft suspect

Police in Skaneateles are asking for the public’s help locating a suspect who stole from a local drug store on April 24th. The theft occurred at the Kinney Drugs located on Fennell Street in Skaneateles. The suspect is described as a white ... MORE
Weedsport basketball, Skaneateles hockey seasons left incomplete

Weedsport basketball, Skaneateles hockey left to wonder what could have been

Two Cayuga County-area teams will be left wondering, “What could have been?” after the NYSPHSAA’s decision to cancel the remaining winter championships on Monday due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. There’s Weedsport boys basketball, the Section III Class C champion that was ... MORE
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Pedestrian killed walking along Skaneateles road

State Troopers are investigating after a woman was struck and killed while walking in Skaneateles on Saturday. Troopers say Michele Minnette Frank, 55, of Skaneateles and a friend were walking on the shoulder of Hencoop Road around 10:20 a.m. when a vehicle ... MORE
Skaneateles CSD has new superintendent, will start July 1st

Skaneateles CSD has new superintendent, will start July 1st

The Skaneateles Central School District has a new superintendent. Eric Knuth was selected by the Board of Education to lead the district after a lengthy search process. He will replace Lynda Quick, who resigned in 2019, and took a position in Rochester ... MORE
Overnight crash reported near Skaneateles Inn in Cayuga County

Overnight crash reported near Skaneateles Inn in Cayuga County

First responders overnight were called to a two-car crash in Skaneateles. The crash occurred near the Skaneateles Inn on Route 20. First responders from Sennett and Saves Ambulance were called to the scene. Fire police were also requested to the scene after ... MORE
Skaneateles ranked #1 in Oprah Magazine list of places to visit; Corning ranked #26

Skaneateles ranked #1 in Oprah Magazine list of places to visit; Corning ranked #26

Oprah Magazine has named Skaneateles as the #1 most-underrated place to visit. The magazine spotlighted a total of 60 towns and villages, which it described as unheard-of communities across the U.S. “This picturesque village is located right on the edge of Skaneateles ... MORE
Ski club in Skaneateles has been going for 60 years

Ski club in Skaneateles has been going for 60 years

As it turns out – you don’t have to hit the mountains to have some great skiing here in the Finger Lakes or Central New York. Head right over to Skaneateles for that. Brian McManus, says the Skaneateles Hill Ski Club, now ... MORE
Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County E-911 has some staffing issues that it needs to resolve. At least that was the pitch heard by the Cayuga County Legislature this week when they met. E-911 Administrator Denise Spingler addressed the legislators at a meeting on Wednesday – ... MORE