• Ice covers the ground in surreal Tuesday afternoon scene in Union Springs

    Strong storms powered through the region early afternoon on Tuesday and some storms contained a significant amount of hail. One Cayuga County community that saw the most hail was Union Springs. At around 1:00 pm today, Union Springs looked more like a …more
  • Aurora man builds amphibious tractor houseboat

    Theon Parseghian is used to cars slowing down outside his Aurora residence and workshop. It’s hard to miss the 32-foot houseboat on tractor tires in front of it. The 29-year-old mechanic, fabricator and welder said he’d bought the boat a couple of …more
  • Bringing dinner home (photo)

    This Osprey was bringing dinner home for the family Friday evening at Montezuma. Photo by Jim Porupski.
  • Great Gully Falls (photo)

    A weekend stop at Great Gully Falls revealed a good flow from all of the rain that the region had seen over the last several days. Photo by Jim Porupski.
  • Tanks arrive in Tyre (photo)

    The Genesse Brewery barge finally arrived at Mays Point in Tyre Sunday to a carnival like atmosphere. Dozens of people lined the banks of the Erie Canal to watch it pass through the locks. Photo by Shelly Lannon.
  • Tree or duplex? (photo)

    Saturday at the Sterling Nature Center, two Blue Heron nests with young ones getting ready to fly away. Photo by Mike Sargent.