Category: Aurelius

Aurelius manufacturer shutting down, taking 200+ jobs with it

Cayuga County manufacturer shutting down, taking 200+ jobs with it

Employees of BCS Automotive Interface Solutions, which is located in Aurelius, have learned that they will be out of a job by the end of the year. The company told employees that the plant will officially close by the first quarter of ... 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
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Sunset from the Fingerlakes Mall (photo)

Sunset from the Fingerlakes Mall was captured by Michael Jones ... MORE
Sunset in Aurelius (photo)

Sunset in Aurelius (photo)

Sunset captured behind the Fingerlakes Mall in Aurelius by Michael Jones ... MORE
Pizzeria shuts down in Fingerlakes Mall, reopens Genesee Street location

Pizzeria shuts down in Fingerlakes Mall, reopens Genesee Street location

A pizzeria that had operated inside the Fingerlakes Mall has left … but only for its original home in Auburn. The Auburn Citizen reports that BB’s Pizza Express had been opened for the last several years – as ownership worked on its ... MORE
Local auto parts factory could be shut down soon

Future of Cayuga County auto parts factory unclear as company considers closure

Next year could be it for a manufacturing site in Cayuga County. The future of BCS Automotive is unclear, as its parent company announced that its looking to study its manufacturing footprint. There’s another plant being evaluated. It’s located in Minnesota. “The ... MORE
Car collides with school bus on 5&20 in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Auburn man was drunk when car slammed into school bus carrying nine kids

Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck has provided a full-update on the crash Tuesday morning involving a passenger vehicle and Union Springs school bus. He says the bus was carrying nine students, and attempting to pick up two more, when a vehicle operated ... MORE
Part of 5&20 shut down as crews deal with tractor-trailer crash

LATEST: Traffic restored after serious wreck involving two tractor-trailers (photos)

First responders were called to the scene of a serious crash along Routes 5&20 in Aurelius around 7 a.m. This crash reportedly involved a pair of tractor-trailers, one of which was leaking fuel. That prompted a HAZMAT team from Auburn to respond ... MORE
Syracuse duo led police on chase in Auburn after stealing from Bass Pro Shops

Syracuse duo led police on chase in Auburn after stealing from Bass Pro Shops

Two Syracuse residents were arrested on a number of charges after a theft and pursuit that happened along a busy stretch of highway in Auburn and Aurelius. Police say Lorenzo Grainger, 25, and Dennaisha Moody, 22, stole items from Bass Pro Shops ... MORE
Standing against the snow (photo)

Standing against the snow (photo)

A small outbuilding stood out again the snow Sunday in the Town of Aurelius. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... MORE
Building fire reported in Aurelius along Clark Street Road

Strip mall evacuated near Auburn after fire, gas leak

Multiple stores were evacuated outside of Auburn on Friday after a reported fire above the OneMain Financial building. The report at the location, which is near Chilis, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Kohl’s and Home Depot – initially came in as a building fire ... MORE
Aurelius will get a Dunkin’ location soon

Aurelius will get a Dunkin’ location soon

The Auburn area is getting a fourth Dunkin’ location. The coffee and doughnut restaurant will open in an outbuilding next to Fingerlakes Crossing plaza by early 2020, said Kevin Langan, a leasing executive with the building’s owner, Cameron Group LLC. Located at ... MORE
Two car crash with injuries reported in Aurelius

Two car crash with injuries reported in Aurelius

First responders were called to a crash in Aurelius on Friday. The Aurelius Volunteer Fire Department was called to the two car crash at the intersection of Clark Street Road and Fingerlakes Mall Drive, the department said in a Facebook post. The ... MORE
Cayuga County animal hospital builds new facility

Cayuga County animal hospital builds new facility

Veterinary surgeon Dale Ottosen sat in an examination room Monday in Cayuga Veterinary Services’ current home, which was built in the early ’70s. “This building is not a good reflection of what goes on inside of it,” he said. Read more from ... MORE
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Trade war with China takes toll on struggling Upstate NY dairy farmers

Trade war with China has heavy impact on local dairy farmers

It took Kevin Ellis more than two years to navigate China’s trade barriers and win approval to export $25 million worth of dairy products from Central New York to the world’s most populous nation. His persistence paid off in June 2018 when ... MORE