Category: Skaneateles

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
Skaneateles moves closer to seeing new 88-room hotel project approved

Skaneateles moves closer to seeing new 88-room hotel project approved

It was a packed house on Tuesday as the Skaneateles Planning Board met to talk about a proposed hotel. Neighbors learned more about the Woodbine Hospitality Group’s proposed project, which would bring an ew 88-room hotel to the village. The hotel would ... MORE
Tessy Plastics recognized globally for climate disclosure in 2019

Tessy Plastics recognized globally for climate disclosure in 2019

Tessy Plastics has been recognized for its climate action achieving a place on global environmental impact nonprofit CDP’s prestigious ‘A List’ for climate change, based on the company’s climate disclosure in 2019. Tessy was recognized for its actions to cut emissions, mitigate ... MORE
Troopers: One hospitalized after rollover crash in Skaneateles

Troopers: One hospitalized after rollover crash in Skaneateles

First responders say one person was taken to the hospital after a one-car rollover crash in Skaneateles on Saturday. Troopers say the crash happened on Vinegar Hill Road around 11:45 a.m. The driver was not identified, but said to be a 21-year-old ... MORE
Skaneateles passes new rules for middle school students trying to play JV sports

Skaneateles passes new rules for middle school students trying to play JV sports

After controversy in the Skaneateles Central School District, the Board of Education passed new policies to avoid it in the future. Last year the district’s medical director ruled that a handful of middle school students didn’t meet standards to play JV lacrosse ... MORE
Skaneateles police looking for individual involved in larcenies

Skaneateles police looking for individual involved in larcenies

Skaneateles Police are putting you on the lookout after a series of larcenies. Skaneateles Police say a few larcenies occurred over the past week at the Tops Market on Fennell Street in the Village. According to police, on three separate occasions, the ... MORE
Skaneateles meat and fish thief turns himself in, police say

Skaneateles meat and fish thief turns himself in, police say

A man suspected of stealing hundreds of dollars of meat and seafood has turned himself in, according to Skaneateles police. Ronald J. Bruzdzinski Jr., 44, of Skaneateles spotted himself in a local news broadcast as the suspect in the surf-and-turf caper. He ... MORE