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Cortland Weather Outlook: Sunday, January 29

FUNFLICKS BRINGS THE DRIVE-IN TO YOU. CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW!!. Your Cortland County weather forecast for Sunday, January 29, 2023:. Another small weather disturbance will pass through the area today, this time with a mix of rain and snow. Precipitation will move in during the mid-morning hours and may start...
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Cortland County High School Sports Recaps (January 27th)

A special thank you goes to Visions Federal Credit Union for partnering with us to provide the greater Cortland County community with additional sports coverage. Here are some local high school varsity sports recaps from Friday’s events:. Varsity Boys Basketball: McGraw vs. Stockbridge Valley. Team 1st 2nd 3rd 4th...

Cortland, January 30 High School 🏀 Game Notice

The East Syracuse-Minoa Senior High School basketball team will have a game with Cortland Senior High School on January 30, 2023, 14:00:00. #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 img { margin: 0; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 div { margin: 0; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 p { margin: 24px 0; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; font-size: 16px; line-height: 26px; letter-spacing: -0.24px; color: #333; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .icon { background-repeat: no-repeat; background-position: center; background-size: 100% 100%; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .item:last-child { border-bottom: none; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .item { padding-bottom: 32px; border-bottom: 1px solid #f9f9f9; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card { padding: 24px; border: 1px solid #F2F2F2; border-radius: 8px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams { display: flex; margin-bottom: 26px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team { display: flex; flex-direction: column; flex: 1; justify-content: flex-start; align-items: center; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .vs { width: 40px; height: 97px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team .logo { width: 120px; height: 120px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team .name { margin-top: 11px; color: #333; font-weight: 600; font-size: 16px; line-height: 19px; text-align: center; letter-spacing: -0.31px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .info-item { margin-left: -8px; margin-top: 8px; display: flex; align-items: center; font-weight: 400; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px; letter-spacing: -0.15px; color: #888; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .info-item .icon { margin-right: 4px; width: 12px; height: 12px; background-repeat: no-repeat; background-position: center; background-size: 100% 100%; }

Home values rose at near-record pace in Central NY in 2022: Check your area

Syracuse, N.Y. — Home values rose in every ZIP code in a six-county region of Central New York last year, according to national real estate firm Zillow. Zillow’s Home Values Index had data on over 140 ZIP codes in Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga and Oswego counties. Not one ZIP saw home values fall in 2022. Values were up by double digit percentages in more than half the region’s ZIP codes.

Cortland Woman Arrested by Sheriff for Fraud

The Cortland County Sheriff has recently made an arrest after an investigation conducted by the Sheriff’s Office and the Cortland County Department of Social Services. Officer’s arrested 26 year old Samantha R. Coville of Cortland. Coville allegedly failed to provide required income information to the Department of Social Services and then proceeded to file fraudulent paperwork regarding her household income.

Support Your Local Movie Theater, Before It Closes

Cortland Town Center to Shut Down Feb. 15; Regal to Close 39 US Theaters. Cineworld, the parent company of UA-Regal, announced that it was closing 39 movie theaters in the US, including United Artists Cortandt Town Center in Mohegan Lake. For those of us from Northern Westchester, this movie theater...

Suspect Sought After Kinney Drugs Larceny

The City of Cortland Police Department is asking for public assistance after a larceny that occurred at Kinney Drugs on Clinton Ave. in the City of Cortland. The woman (pictured below) allegedly stole items from the store without paying for them. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police department at 607-753-3001.

Cortland County Jr Fair 2023 Dates Announced

The Cortland County Jr. Fair has announced the dates for this year’s fair. The fair will be held on July 4th through the 8th. Featuring midway rides, games, food, music, fireworks, vendors, and livestock shows with plenty of free parking. Additional details on events for the fair will be...

Prep girls hoops roundup: Hillsdale Academy defeats Camden-Frontier; Comets defeat Homer

HILLSDALE COUNTY — Hillsdale county high school girls basketball teams faced some of their toughest league contests of the season on Jan. 26. Head coach Aaron Davis and the Pittsford Wildcats traveled to Colon for a battle between two SCAA contenders. Head coach Jennifer Laingston and Camden-Frontier traveled to Hillsdale Academy for a SCAA East battle. Head coach Tom Dunn and the Jonesville Comets hosted Homer for a Big 8 league battle.

Sheriff Asking for Assistance in Identifying Suspects

The Cortland County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying three suspects involved in a possible burglary that took place on January 11th at the Real Deals Store on Route 281 in Cortlandville. The three suspects (pictures below) appear to be looking through shipping boxes located in the rear...

State Police arrest a Cortland resident for DWI.

On Thursday, January 26, 2023, troopers from SP Auburn responded to a motor vehicle accident on State Route 41A in the town of Sempronius. Troopers subsequently arrested Jason S. MacHenry, age 47, of Cortland, for Driving While Intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle with a BAC greater than .08%. All...

13th Annual Community Arts Challenge Tonight at Center for the Arts

Tonight at 6:15 pm, is the grand opening of the 13th annual Community Arts Challenge at the Center for the Arts in Homer and the public is being invited to attend. The theme for this artistic event is BEND and will include an exhibit of visual art entries, performances of the music, dance, and poetry entries. There will also be the awarding of prizes in the categories of fine arts, photography, artisan crafts, choreography, music, and writing.

New Director Announced for Cortland County Area Agency on Aging

The Cortland County Legislature convened last night, January 26th for their monthly legislative session with one of the items on the agenda was appointing a new director for the Cortland County Area Agency on Aging. The legislature voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Pearl Reed-Klein as the new director of the...

Happenin’ in Homer with Winter and Spring Updates From the DPW

In this week’s edition of Happenin’ in Homer, X101’s Matt Brooks caught up with Phil Stockton, Superintendent of Streets and Parks of the Village of Homer. Topics covered include the status of the Ice Rink on the Village Green, Christmas Tree Pick Up, and the Walkable Homer Project. The Project aims to replace many of the broken sidewalks throughout Homer.

Reimagining of county planning director position back to the drawing board

The Cortland County Legislature Agriculture, Planning and Environmental (AP&E) Committee is set to review transformative changes in the next month. AP&E committee chair and Minority Leader Beau Harbin (D-LD-2) said at Thursday’s legislature session that the position of planning director will go back to the committee for discussion. An agenda item on potentially bumping the salary and adding job duties to the role was tabled by Harbin at the legislature meeting.

NY Department of Health Reminding Homeowners to Test for Radon

The New York Department of Health is reminding all New Yorkers to test their homes for radon during National Radon Action Month. Testing for radon is considered extremely important as radon is invisible, odorless, and tasteless radioactive naturally occurring gas. “Being unable to see, taste, or smell radon does not...

Gas prices rising once again in Cortland County

Average gas prices are back to rising in Cortland County. According to AAA, the current average in the county is $3.498/gallon, up from $3.458/gallon last week. Averages for surrounding counties include Onondaga ($3.367/gallon), Cayuga ($3.464), Chenango ($3.508), Tioga ($3.541) Broome ($3.491), Tompkins ($3.512) and Madison ($3.532). The average gas price...

Virtual Town Hall Announced by Assemblymember Anna Kelles

New York State Assemblymember Anna Kelles will be joining the Vera Institute of Justice, and other community organizers for a fact-based, solution-oriented community conversation regarding public safety in both Cortland and Tompkins County. The Town Hall will take place on Thursday, February 2nd at 6pm via Zoom. The panel will...