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Curtains open soon on spring high school musical season in Central New York

Despite the brutal winter weather, a sure sign spring is on the horizon is here. The spring school musical season opens this weekend and will continue through ...

6 high schools have musical performances this weekend in Central New York

Students of West Genesee High School will perform "Bye Bye Birdie" this weekend in Central New York. Pictured are Rose (played by Anna Kate Waters) and ...

Jury to decide fate of man accused of threatening Cortland High School  Cortland Voice

A 12-member jury has begun deliberations in the trial of Jensen Schack, who is accused of making terroristic threats toward Cortland High School.

Cortland high school senior wants to play on girls' field hockey team  Cortland Voice

Sam Forrester, a senior at Cortland High School, has been practicing for the girls' field hockey team, but is not allowed to play games.

Cortland High School senior just wants to play on the girls' field hockey team

On the Cortland High School turf, it's practice time for the young women on the field hockey team. But, these tiger teammates aren't all girls. Sam Forrester is a ...

Not guilty: Man accused of threatening Cortland High School acquitted  Cortland Voice

Jensen Schack was acquitted Thursday afternoon on two felony charges of making a terroristic threat following a 3-day trial in Cortland County Court.

Photo gallery: Cortland High School Class of 2018 Graduation  Cortland Voice

Cortland High School sent off 167 graduates during a commencement ceremony held for the Class of 2018 Friday night at SUNY Cortland Alumni Arena.

Former Cortland student jailed in terroristic threat against high school  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Jensen P. Schack, 19, was arrested after a search warrant was executed Saturday.

Sidelined: Cortland HS senior not allowed to play or practice with girls team

It's the verdict Sam Forrester and his family feared would come. The New York State Public High School Athletics Association -- denying his desire again to play ...

Cortland High School students participate in national anti-gun violence walkout  Cortland Voice

More than 50 students walked out of Cortland High School Wednesday morning as part of the National School Walkout.

Girls soccer: Bough sisters lead Chenango Forks to Class B state semifinal victory  Elmira Star-Gazette

Emma Bough scored two goals and Aubrey Bough added one as Chenango Forks blanked Wheatley, 3-0, in a girls soccer state semifinal.

Recent graduate charged with making threat toward Cortland High School

A 2016 graduate is charged with making a terroristic threat toward Cortland High School.According to the Cortland County Sheriff's Office, Jensen Schack, 19, ...

Chenango Forks girls soccer face Holland Patent for state Championship  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Chenango Forks girls soccer faced off against Holland Patent for NYSPSHAA Class B Championship title on Sunday, November 12, 2018, in Cortland.

Court docs: Man accused of Cortland High School threat gave profane statement to police  Cortland Voice

Before Saturday, March 3, Cortland High School graduate Jenson Schack never had a criminal record.

Chenango Forks girls soccer defeated Wheatley wins NYSPHSAA semifinal  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Chenango Forks girls soccer defeated Wheatley to win the NYSPHSAA semifinal in Cortland on Saturday, November 10, 2018.

Cortland's St. Mary's School reaches 90-year milestone  Cortland Voice

Cortland's only Catholic school is celebrating 90 years as an institution on North Main Street.

High school graduation 2017: Cortland High School Class of 2017 list

Commencement for graduating seniors in the Cortland Jr./Sr. High School Class of 2017 will be 7 p.m. Friday, June 23, at the SUNY Cortland PER Ice Arena.

Boys soccer: Lansing earns shot at Class C repeat; Marathon falls  Elmira Star-Gazette

Eli Bartholomew had a hat trick as Lansing moved one win away from a repeat state title in boys soccer Saturday with a 3-1 victory over Madrid-Waddington in a ...

(photos) Jamesville-DeWitt falls to Valley Stream South in girls class A state soccer final

Jamesville-DeWitt's Tonia Kousmanidis and Megan Baker battle for a header against Valley Stream South's Via Anjou in the New York State Class A finals at ...

Cortland native Jack Gutchess on first year of high school basketball  Cortland Voice

CORTLAND, N.Y. — It's not every day that a high school freshman earns a starting spot on the varsity basketball team. Jack Gutchess, a freshman at Bishop ...

Girls soccer: Bounces go against Vestal in OT loss in state semifinal  Elmira Star-Gazette

Valley Stream South scored twice on balls that deflected off Vestal players in a 3-2 win the Class A state semifinals.

Construction Impacts Dryden High School Teams

With the work that is taking place on Dryden high school's athletic fields this fall, some teams have been forced to adjust their routines to some degree.

Police: Bomb threat at Cortland High School was 'not credible'  Cortland Voice

School officials at Cortland High School were put on alert Thursday morning after police were called to the school to investigate rumors of a bomb threat that ...

Keeping Track: How many recent CNY school threats have ended with charges filed?

From North Rose-Wolcott to Utica, and from Skaneateles to Cortland, central New York schools have seen a slew of threats, falsely reported school threats and ...

New app to help visitors—and locals—navigate Cortland County  Cortland Voice

A new mobile app will help local residents and visitors to Cortland County find out more about what's happening in our local area.

Cortland native shares National Guard experience  Cortland Voice

We recently caught up with Victoria Schmidtbonacker after she completed basic training as part of her commitment to the National Guard.

NFL running back Latavius Murray meets with fans at Cortland's Suggett Park  Cortland Voice

Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray made a surprise appearance at Suggett Park in Cortland.

Jamesville-Dewitt snaps Spencerport's 64-match unbeaten streak in state soccer semifinal  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Spencerport's streak is over. Jamesville-Dewitt, the Rangers' opponent in their 2016 state championship win, snapped their streak in overtime. Hayley ...

Wheatland-Chili girls soccer falls in Class C state semifinals  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Wheatland-Chili girls soccer team lost 2-1 to Little Falls (Section III) in the Class C state semifinals at Cortland High School, Saturday.

New York's best high school girls' soccer teams to compete in Cortland  Cortland Voice

The 2017 High School Girls State Championship tournament begins this weekend in Cortland County.

States-bound Little Falls girls soccer is stress-free  Utica Observer Dispatch

HERKIMER — A few years ago, Little Falls girls soccer coach Sal Marchese wasn't as easygoing.The Mounties, entering their second state final four in three ...

'Annie Get Your Gun' to open at SUNY Cortland  Cortland Voice

Opening night of SUNY Cortland's production of “Annie Get Your Gun” is going to be a new experience for student actors.

Cortland Area Police Blotter | Monday, March 26, 2018  Cortland Voice

Name: Richard L. Cordery Age: 27. Address: Church Street, Cortland, N.Y.. Date Arrested: March 23, 2018. Charge(s): Failure to register as a sex offender ...

Cortland LGBTQ Center Plans Pride Month Events | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

June is Pride month. The Cortland LGBTQ center plans several events to mark the month, including the Pride Prom on June 8, and a Pride Film Series beginning ...

State title within reach for Holland Patent girls soccer  Utica Observer Dispatch

CORTLAND — It didn't take long for Holland Patent to make a final four statement in its first trip to the state tournament's semifinals.Thanks to the Golden ...

Patrick Gavin Duffy  Auburn Citizen

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Patrick Gavin Duffy, beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, passed away unexpectedly on June 16, 2018.

Two ejected from motorcycle in Cortlandville crash  Cortland Voice

Two people sustained severe injuries after their motorcycle collided with a motor vehicle on Route 13 Tuesday night.

Man pleads guilty to murder of 16-year-old Cortland High School student  The Ithaca Voice

Friends and family members of Amie Leland, who was killed in a grisly murder in May, lined the walls of the courtroom as the plea was read.

Section V high school scores: Saturday, Nov. 10  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school boys and girls state tournament results for Saturday, Nov. 10 and Nov. 9 and schedule for Nov 11.

High school soccer state semifinals preview  Times Union

State Semifinals. (all games Saturday). BOYS' SOCCER. CLASS A. II-Queensbury (19-1) vs. I-Somers (18-4) at Twin Towers Middle School (Middletown), 12:30 ...

Stillwater Returns to State Final  Spectrum News

SPECTRUM NEWS VIDEO: For the 2nd consecutive season, Stillwater will be playing for a State Title after running past Section I's Haldane 4-0 on Saturday.

Girls soccer all-state: Class B Player of Year Emma Bough leads Section 4 first-team picks  Elmira Star-Gazette

Emma Bough of Chenango Forks named Class B Player of the Year and Christopher Walsh shared Coach of Year honors after guiding Forks to state title.

Holland Patent girls soccer takes family to final four  Utica Observer Dispatch

MARCY — Even before the season began, Holland Patent felt like a special girls soccer season was ahead.The states-bound Golden Knights' high hopes were ...

Eric Prior begins first season leading Groton football program  Cortland Voice

GROTON, N.Y. — Eric Prior makes his head coaching debut tonight as he looks to lead the Groton Indians to their first win of the season against Watkins ...

New York State cross country: Maine-Endwell's Parker Stokes just misses title  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Maine-Endwell runner finishes second at New York State cross country championships on Long Island.

Meet the 2018 All-CNY girls soccer teams

The All-Central New York soccer team for large schools is comprised of athletes from schools in Class AA and A, and the small schools team is made up of ...

For Cortland native, sports runs in the bloodline  Cortland Voice

From an early age, Eamonn Mahar was confident he would have a career in the basketball industry.

Husband-and-Wife Grads Break World Record  SUNY Cortland News

08/17/2017. Stephen Jordan '75, M '83 and Patricia Aspinwall Jordan M '83 are proud of what they've built as co-owners of Shipwreck Amusement Center on ...

High School Graduations 2014: Cortland High School Class of 2014 list  The Post-Standard

Cortland High School graduation will be 7 p.m. June 27, 2014, at the State University College at Cortland PER Center, 1 Folmer Drive, Cortland. Valedictorian is ...

J-D, HP, Little Falls, Cincinnatus all vying for girls soccer state championships

Section III will have four girls soccer teams all vying for a state championship this weekend in and around Cortland, New York. While this will be the fourth year in ...

Cortland unveils new Suggett Park playground  Cortland Voice

CORTLAND, N.Y. — Friday marked the official opening of a brand new, 'all-inclusive' playground that was just built at Suggett Park, located across the street ...

Jamesville-Dewitt defeats Cortland boys' basketball, 62-36  Cortland Voice

Cortland N.Y.- On Cortland's senior night, Jamesville-Dewitt beat the Tigers to improve to 8-3, while the Tigers fall to 5-7 in conference play. Payton Shumpert ...

Stillwater girls' soccer wins 1st state championship  The Daily Gazette

CORTLAND — The first celebration was a subdued one. Before her Stillwater girls' soccer teammates reached her to offer hugs, junior Brooke Pickett reacted to ...

Cortland Area Police Blotter | Tuesday, June 26, 2018  Cortland Voice

Check recent arrests in Cortland County | Cortland Area Police Blotter | Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

Oxford's Odyssey

Once left with a 2 percent chance of survival, Josh Oxford is now making the most of his second opportunity at life.

Cortland High to dedicate wrestling room to Hall of Fame coach Gary Dillingham

On the day Gary Dillingham died last January, the 76-year-old had helped set up and clean the wrestling mats at Cortland High School before a Purple Tigers' ...

Michelle Congdon Honored for Outstanding Service  SUNY Cortland News

12/01/2017. Office manager Michelle Congdon tells Human Resources colleagues at SUNY Cortland that “her job is to make them shine” and she has worked ...

Cortland teen released from hospital, goes to funeral Mass for friend killed in I-81 crash

CORTLAND, N.Y. -- The 18-year-old Cortland High School student who survived a crash that killed two of his classmates went to a funeral Mass for one of his ...

VSS works overtime for state crown

Valley Stream South worked overtime for a second straight day to complete a dream season and make school history. Junior Kayla Camacho headed in a corner ...

Jozef, Sparacio, Rios lead Wheatley to Long Island Class B title  Newsday

Wheatley advances to its second state Class B semifinal in the last three seasons.

SUNY Cortland Sesquicentennial kicks off with alumni reunion  Cortland Voice

This is the 150th anniversary of SUNY Cortland, and the Alumni Association plans to mark this milestone in a big way during Alumni Reunion 2018.

Stillwater girls' soccer team ready for final weekend  The Daily Gazette

STILLWATER — When she first took the varsity coaching job with the Stillwater girls' soccer program, one of the positive things Christine Ihnatolya heard about ...

Sports Overtime: New York State playoffs  WBNG-TV

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — The high school football regionals continued Saturday at Cicero-North Syracuse High School with trips to the state semifinals on the ...

Stillwater Girls Soccer Advances to State Final Four  Spectrum News

Stillwater beats AuSable Valley in the Class C State Regional Final 6-0. The Warriors advance to play Haldane out of Section One in the State Semifinals ...

'Standard of excellence' drives Spencerport, Wheatland-Chili in three-peat quest  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Spencerport and Wheatland-Chili are determined to walk away with their third straight state girls soccer titles, but what makes a dynasty?

Update: Transformer fire caused power outages in Cortland County  Cortland Voice

Areas affected by the outages include Cortland, the SUNY Cortland campus, Cortlandville, Homer, Virgil, and Preble.

Police investigate incident in Cortland High School boys' lacrosse locker room

Police are investigating an incident in a Cortland High School locker room last week that led to the dismissal of four players from the varsity lacrosse team.

Winter weather advisory issued for Cortland County ahead of Wednesday storm  Cortland Voice

CORTLAND, N.Y. — A winter weather advisory is in effect for Cortland County from 10 p.m. Tuesday through 4 a.m. Thursday. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6 ...

Section V high school scores: Thursday, Nov. 8  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Section V high school girls volleyball regional qualifier results for Thursday, Nov. 8 and schedule for Nov. 9-10.

H.S. Scoreboard: Saturday's results, state schedule  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Several Section 4 teams are looking for state titles this fall season.

Stillwater girls' soccer coasts into state semis  The Daily Gazette

MECHANICVILLE — Early in Saturday's Class C girls' soccer state quarterfinal, a few Stillwater shots clanged off posts. That bad luck didn't last long.

Cortland teen died of blunt force trauma, stab wounds, and lacerations

Fri, 08 May 2015 22:06:27 GMT — Updated Saturday 1:30pm:Cortland City Police have now released the name of Friday night's murder victim on Lincoln ...

High school photos of the month: November 2018  Newsday

A look at some of the high school photos that have caught our eye this month.

New defense leads Allegany-Limestone back to state final four  Olean Times Herald

WEBSTER — In a new class and with a new defense, the Allegany-Limestone girls soccer team is back in the state final four.

Ronnie James Dio auction: 666 weird, CNY and rock-n-roll items (photos)

The Cortland native was a singer for Rainbow, Black Sabbath and Dio.

New York hunters are taking in more deer this year than in 2017, the DEC says  Press & Sun-Bulletin

New York state white-tailed deer hunters have been reporting more success in 2018 than last year.

Cortland native Ronnie James Dio will be honored Thursday with the SAMMYs Lifetime Achievement Award  The Post-Standard

Ronnie James Dio receives the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Syracuse Area Music Hall of Fame this Thursday.

Little Falls girls soccer drawing upon past state tournament experience  WKTV

The Mounties return to the state final four where they last competed in 2016.

Police release preliminary findings on I-81 crash that killed two Cortland students

The crash occurred about 7:30 p.m. May 22 on Interstate 81 near Preble.

Girls soccer: Emma Bough scores twice as Forks edges Bronxville, returns to final four  Elmira Star-Gazette

Emma Bough scored twice off assists from sister Aubrey Bough in Chenango Forks' 2-1 state quarterfinal victory over Bronxville.

H.S. SCOREBOARD: Sections 4 results, upcoming playoffs  Press & Sun-Bulletin

FIELD HOCKEY. Maine-Endwell 3, Cicero North Syracuse 1. Maine-Endwell ..... 1 2 - 3. CNS ..... 0 1 - 1. M-E: Anaa Castaldo 3-0, Jenna Zunic 0-1. CNS: Alli ...

For Cortland DA, a 40-year secret emerges about his adult-film past

DA Mark Suben said he kept his 1970s history from his family and friends.

Dryden Lions pounce on Storm

Dryden High School senior fullback Garet Marsh must have fell into an oil spill prior to last night's game against Southern Hills High School, because he was ...

Olivia Lindsay's goal helps Little Falls get to Class C state semifinals (video)

Olivia Lindsay's goal with 6:34 left in the game proved to be the game-winner as Little Falls went on to a 1-0 victory over Unatego in a Class C girls soccer state ...

How much? Broome County real estate transactions  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Real estate transactions for Oct. 7-13. BROOME COUNTY. Barker. Wilmington Savings Fund Soc., Fsb (Trustee) sold 1911 NY Route 11 to Mert Keceli for ...

Tuesday In Cortland County Court | X101 Always Classic  X101 Always Classic Local News

From Cortland County Court on Tuesday, David Maldanado of Syracuse agreed to a plea of guilty for three years probation for misdemeanor weapons ...

Stillwater looking to finish what it started  Times Union

STILLWATER — The conclusion of practice Tuesday operated under the same formula for the Stillwater girls' soccer team since the start of the playoffs, which ...

Section III boys and girls soccer sending six teams to state semifinals

Section III boys and girls soccer will be sending six teams to the state semifinals next weekend. The four girls teams representing Section III will be ...

Massapequa falls in Class AA final  Newsday

Massapequa entered in search of its fourth state title in five years.

SUNY Cortland 'Take Back the Night' march draws hundreds  Cortland Voice

Hundreds of SUNY Cortland students gathered in front of Corey Union on the SUNY Cortland campus Wednesday night to rally against sexual and domestic ...

SummerCuse Day 44: Ride for Ronnie James Dio, Cortland's greatest rock star

Ronnie James Dio receives a certificate of recognition from Cortland at a Dio show at the War Memorial arena in Syracuse in 1985: Pictured from left, music ...

Babylon girls fall in state soccer semifinal  Newsday

CORTLAND, N.Y. — The Babylon girls soccer team's deepest run since 2004 ended Saturday night with a 3-0 defeat to Rochester Aquinas Institute in the Class ...

Dio Day concert to pay tribute to Cortland rock legend  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Nine Central New York bands will gather Saturday to pay tribute to the late Ronnie James Dio, the Cortland native who was considered one of the.

Gruesome details revealed in Cortland 16-year-old's murder

Mon, 11 May 2015 17:28:50 GMT — Officials have released the police complaints filed in the murder trial of Michael Hammond II. You can read the documents at ...

We Are Dragons: Cortland's baseball dynasty

Upon arriving to SUNY Cortland's campus, it's hard to miss its stadium complex, home of football and lacrosse games. The T. Fred Holloway Field and Dragon ...

After Cortland's drunken party: Cortaca 'was hijacked and used as an excuse to throw a raging kegger'

Cortaca the football rivalry has become Cortaca the party.

How much? Tioga County real estate transactions  Press & Sun-Bulletin

Real estate transactions for Oct. 7-13. TIOGA COUNTY. Berkshire. Albert Warner sold 197 Howe Road to Keith Warner for $20,000 on October 11. Candor.

Patrick Gavin Duffy, 42, of Basking Ridge, Army veteran  New Jersey Hills

Patrick Gavin Duffy, a beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 16, 2018. He was 42.

Valley Stream South girls confident of a state title  Newsday

Ask anybody on the Valley Stream South girls soccer team when they thought winning a state championship was a realistic possibility and you'll get the same ...

Boy, 13, charged with fatally stabbing 15-year-old girl  Press & Sun-Bulletin

A 13-year-old boy has been charged with murder after a 15-year-old girl died of stab wounds in Syracuse.

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