• Renovations underway after Union Springs Academy fire in December

    Students and staff are adjusting and renovations are taking place since a fire hit the Union Springs Academy’s administration building in December. Principal Jere Clayburn said he estimates $250,000 to $300,000 worth of cleanup work has taken place at the building on …more
  • DEC evaluating Cayuga Lake water quality plan

    According to the state Department of Environmental Conservation, water quality in much of Cayuga Lake is good and meets standards for drinking and recreational uses. The exception, however, is the shallow south end of the lake. It has sediment and nutrient loads, …more
  • Auburn Commanders 2017 Tryouts (photo)

    The Auburn Commanders had 50 guys take part in their annual tryouts, January 22nd, at The Ultimate Goal, in Marcellus under the watchful eye of All Time Great, Syracuse Linebacker, Dan Conley. Conley talks to the guys before getting starting the tryouts. Conley provided unbiased evaluations for the coaching staff. Onondaga County though we play in Cayuga County with players...
  • Barge frozen in Cayuga Lake ice (photo)

    This barge is immobile, frozen in the iced over waters on the north end of Cayuga Lake as seen from Cayuga Lake State Park in Seneca Falls on Sunday. Photo by William Hecht.
  • Icebreaker barge on north end of Cayuga Lake Friday

    The icebreaker barge “Workhorse” seen in the northern Cayuga Lake ice heading south near Yawger’s Creek on Friday morning. Photo by William Hecht.
  • Super Moon rise over Cayuga obscured by clouds

    Stopped by Cayuga Lake State Park to watch the Super Moon rise on Monday evening. There was no moon rise, due to the cloud cover, just a bit of color. Still a beautiful November evening at the lake. Photo by Rachel Burkholder.