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Owasco man pleads guilty to felony weapon charges, likely to spend 3 years in prison

An Owasco man who was arrested last spring is going to spend time behind bars after he pleaded guilty to two felony charges. That happened during a court appearance on Tuesday, according to The Citizen, where Anthony Ranauro, 32, pleaded guilty to ... MORE
Firefighters battle blaze at Lakeview Country Club

Firefighters battle blaze at Lakeview Country Club

Firefighters from around Cayuga County were called to a fire at Lakeview Country Club. The fire was reported around 3 p.m. at 6642 East Lake Road in Owasco. First responders from Owasco, Fleming, and Aurelius responded to the scene, as well as ... MORE
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Owasco highway superintendent will have official misconduct charge dropped

Owasco highway superintendent will have official misconduct charge dropped

And just like that the official misconduct charge against an elected Owasco highway superintendent will go away. Robert Bruno appeared in court on Wednesday to be arraigned on the charge of official misconduct. He left court with an arrangement that will allow ... MORE
Owasco at dark (photo)

Owasco at dark (photo)

Caroline Lounsbury captured this awesome shot from the park at Owasco ... 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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Local business owners question Cayuga County’s RFP process at Emerson Park Pavilion

Cayuga County may be going back to the drawing board, after an RFP process was called into question. As result, the County might consider accepting new bids on a contract to cater events at the Emerson Park Pavilion. The catering company that ... MORE
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Bids will be accepted for added month as Emerson Park Pavilion RFP debate moves forward

Bids will be accepted for added month as Emerson Park Pavilion RFP debate moves forward

Venders are getting an extra month to submit a bid for a future contract on the Emerson Park Pavilion in Cayuga County. The deadline has been pushed to February 28th at 2 p.m. An issue with the RFP process, which made some ... MORE
Three burglaries, Jeep theft all under investigation in Cayuga County

Investigation into stolen Jeep, three burglaries continues in Cayuga County

A pair of law enforcement agencies in Cayuga County are asking for the public’s help as a rash of burglaries is investigated. State Police and the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office are working together to investigate a series of burglaries at the Cayuga ... MORE
New York rules that embattled Owasco highway superintendent’s personal business can’t participate in public projects

New York rules that embattled Owasco highway superintendent’s personal business can’t participate in public projects

The Department of Labor ruled in 2019 that Robert Bruno, the embattled public works official in Cayuga County who is accused of official misconduct, also failed to pay more than $112,843 worth of wages to employees of his business. The Auburn Citizen ... MORE
More questions raised as Owasco highway superintendent misconduct case moves forward

Questions raised about Owasco highway superintendent, town supervisor as misconduct case looms

It’s become a little clearer how the highway superintendent in Cayuga County who was accused of official misconduct spent taxpayer funds. The Auburn Citizen reports that Owasco Town Supervisor Ed Wagner made contradictory statements as the public learned of the mismanagement of ... MORE
Green Shutters in Owasco has new owners

Green Shutters in Owasco has new owners

The Green Shutters restaurant in Cayuga County has sold. The Auburn Citizen reports that the historic eatery has changed hands for the fourth time since 2012. Owner Bob Leonardi told the Citizen that he sold the restaurant to Riccardo and Sebastian Galbato ... MORE
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Pier shot from Emerson (photo)

Pier shot from Emerson (photo)

A winter shot from the pier at Emerson Park in Owasco. This photo submitted by Michael Jones ... MORE
Firm shows off Emerson Park programming plan

Firm shows off Emerson Park programming plan

The Emerson Park programming plan was unveiled at a public meeting Wednesday night. About 50 people — many with questions — came to the park’s pavilion to learn more about the programming initiative, a part of the master plan for the park ... MORE
Police: Owasco highway superintendent used town funds to buy equipment for his business

Police: Owasco highway superintendent used town funds to buy equipment for his business

The man who has served as Owasco Highway Superintendent since 2012 was arrested by state police on Thursday. The Bureau of Criminal Investigation reports that Robert Bruno, of Owasco was charged with official misconduct, a misdemeanor. He’s accused of using Town funds ... MORE
Everybody’s Italian for a day at Owasco Italian Festival in Cayuga County

Everybody’s Italian for a day at Owasco Italian Festival in Cayuga County

Lena Misuraca has been volunteering at the St. Francis of Assisi Italian Festival, held Saturday in Owasco and presented by the SS. Mary and Martha Parish, since way back when they were first held on Underwood Street. After all those years of ... MORE