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Syracuse pair accused of stealing phones, Oneida police say

ONEIDA — Two men are facing multiple charges after a shoplifting incident in the City of Oneida led to a high speed chase across Madison County, according to local law enforcement agencies. Oneida City Police said Shaquez Eure, 21, and Jaheim S. Eure, 24, both of Syracuse, stole multiple...

Cops Seize 5 Illegal Dirt Bikes From These Streets In Central NY

You can ride your ATV or dirt bike just about anywhere, except for when it comes to the streets of this place in Central New York. The Syracuse Police Department recently completed a successful Illegal Dirt Bike & ATV Detail in the city. Numerous tickets were issued and a total of 5 dirt bikes were towed by authorities.

Flora & Fauna: Bringing more bluebirds to Baldwinsville

BALDWINSVILLE — The eastern bluebird is New York State’s official bird. If you witness these captivating birds in your backyard, you will understand why it was chosen. Bluebirds are linked to American culture and, like Robins, are a sign of spring. Who can forget Judy Garland singing “Somewhere over the rainbow, bluebirds sing”? Famed naturalist Henry David Thoreau proclaimed, “The bluebird carries the sky on his back.”

Casey Park Pool Announces Opening Day

Some good news for those of you who want to take a dip in a pool to cool off this summer. The Casey Park Pool in Auburn is planning on opening on July 6th. According to a post on its social media page, the pool will be open to the public daily from noon until 6 p.m.

Cat Doesn't Mind Being Bounced By Kiddo

Occurred on June 26, 2022 / Liverpool, New York, USA Info from Licensor: "This video is of my two-year-old son, Oliver and my two-year-old orange tabby cat Skippy jumping on the trampoline together in my backyard. Skippy is such a cool cat that he doesn’t even care that he’s bouncing up and down! You can see how much my son loves the cat when he kisses his head and gives him space on the trampoline."

Office for the Aging announces distribution of farmers market coupons

Oneida County Office for the Aging and Continuing Care will begin distributing coupon booklets to local seniors to be redeemed at community farmers markets. All participants must be age 60 or older and have proof of age if needed. Income eligibility requirements. Participant must not have received coupons from another...

Now Open: The Cove at Sylvan Beach

SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – With the help of the Oneida Indian Nation, The Cove at Sylvan Beach had its grand opening this morning. This new lakeside vacation destination is designed for weeklong getaways on Oneida Lake, with each cottage featuring its very own pontoon boat. In fact, that’s even how today’s speakers arrived.

Need a waterfront vacation spot? Oneida Indian Nation opens The Cove in Sylvan Beach

Sylvan Beach, N.Y. — A new waterfront vacation destination featuring 70 waterside cottages and boats for rent opened today in Sylvan Beach on the east end of Oneida Lake. The Cove at Sylvan Beach is located at the site of the former Mariner’s Landing Marina and mobile home park overlooking Fish Creek, part of the state canal system with access to the lake. It’s off the beach itself, but near other Sylvan Beach attractions and not far from Verona Beach State Park.

New York man cycling across America is bitten by dog in Illinois

CHICAGO - Bob Barnes, the man who is bicycling to all 50 U.S. state capitals in one year, had a face-off with an aggressive dog within days of reaching the state of Illinois. Barnes, 52, of Syracuse, N.Y., visited his capital no. 39, Springfield, on May 3. Along his cross-country journey, which began in summer of 2021, Barnes has had a few close calls and some dangerous experiences; his tent even caught fire amid his Michigan trip.

Pet Of The Week: Koda

OSWEGO – We’re not sure why he was abandoned on the side of the road in a cardboard box, but we know Koda is ready for a new life. He prefers a quiet home, and is OK with multiple other cats around. If you are interested in adopting,...

Meet the CNYSPCA Pet of the Week: Violet

Submitted by Donna Newman for the Central New York SPCA. If you looked “hound” up online, you very well may see a picture of Violet! She’s fifty pounds, and only four years old, but she’s already been through a few things. Violet is a typical hound;...

Coffee Connection reopens at new location

OSWEGO — Coffee Connection has made the move from West Mohawk Street to West Second Street, located in the building that was formerly La Parrilla. The business was closed for about two weeks during the move, and is returning with extended hours, according to owner Tara Hoyt. Coffee Connection will now be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays.