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Caz police have suspect in stabbing case, expect arrest shortly

Cazenovia Police Chief Michael Hayes has issued a statement concerning the alleged stabbing that occurred in the village on Sunday, Feb. 7. According to Hayes, the investigation continues, a suspect has been identified and an arrest warrant should be issued next week for that suspect.

Cazenovia town board moves forward on three new local laws

The Cazenovia Town Board last week held a relatively quick regular monthly meeting, during which they introduced or adopted three new local laws, awarded bids for a drainage improvement project and town hall maintenance projects and appointed a new member to the Cazenovia Advisory Conservation Commission. The board also announced that its March meeting will be held in the hamlet of New Woodstock at the fire hall and not in the Gothic Cottage.

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113-foot blade falls off Fenner windmill

No injuries or damage occurred, caused by potential bolt failure

A 113-foot blade from a wind turbine in the Fenner Wind Farm came unattached to its tower and plummeted 213 feet to the ground early this morning off Buyea Road. No people were injured and no property was damaged, according to Fenner town officials.

Morrisville State College to hold open house Feb. 19

Morrisville State College will hold an open house on Friday, Feb. 19. The open house gives prospective students the opportunity to visit the Morrisville campus and interact with current college students and employees.

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McCall retires after nine years of service to Literacy Outreach in Madison County

On Jan. 27, some 50 people gathered at the Cazenovia Public Library to celebrate the retirement of literacy coordinator Cindy McCall. McCall worked for nine years actively promoting literacy in Madison County. In 2006, she helped establish the Story Room at CazCares Food Panty and Clothing Closet in Cazenovia.

Girls volleyball Bears fall in semis

Whitesboro ousts Chittenango in three sets in Class A duel

All that the Chittenango girls volleyball team wanted was a chance to play on its home floor with a Section III Class A winter championship on the line. But the no. 2 seed Bears fell one match short of that goal, falling to no. 3 seed Whitesboro in Wednesday night’s Class A semifinal at Clinton High School as it could not hold on to early leads in the first two sets and saw a third-set rally fall short.

Bears sixth in boys, girls sectional meets

Capeling wins boys 3,200, is second in mile

Strong efforts on both sides, helped Chittenango’s boys and girls track and field teams both finish sixth in their respective divisions during Wednesday night’s Section III Class A championship meet at Onondaga Community College’s SRC Arena.

Caz hockey defeats Auburn, Clinton

Lakers to face CBA/J-D in sectional playoffs

Even before it took to the ice in the last week of the regular season, the Cazenovia ice hockey team knew its fate.

Thanks for pancake breakfast support


To the editor: Cazenovia American Legion Post 88 would like to thank everyone who supported or in any way participated in the WinterFest Pancake Breakfast on Saturday Feb 6th.

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Cazenovia College set to host 2015-16 NEAC men’s and women’s swimming and diving championships

Cazenovia College will serve as the host site for the 2015-16 North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Swimming and Diving Championships from Friday, Feb.12, thru Sunday, Feb. 14, at the college's Schneeweiss Athletic Complex.

Teen Winter Survival Day to be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County 4-H program will offer a daylong program for teens ages 13 to 19 in Central New York from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, at the Cooperative Extension Office, 100 Eaton St., Morrisville.

Surge sends hoops Lakers into sectionals

Caz beats APW, Sherburne-Earlville to qualify

To call it a miracle is too much, but to call it an astounding finish is quite true. At 5-12, and needing to win each of its last three games to get into the Section III Class B playoffs, the Cazenovia boys basketball team pulled it off, culminating in Tuesday night's 63-50 victory over Sherburne-Earlville at Buckley Gym.

Need a gift? How about a ‘Singing Valentine’?

Looking for something different to give your special someone on Valentine’s Day? The Harmony Katz Men’s Barbershop Chorus has announced that its “Singing Valentines” will be available as special gifts to loved ones throughout Central New York on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 12, 13 and 14.

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‘Tell your story’

School boards association urges residents to lobby for state aid

Local school districts have two demands for state legislators this budget season: get rid the gap elimination adjustment and fix the formula for foundation aid.

Saddened by the passing of Dave Campbell


To the editor: We are saddened by the recent passing of Dave Campbell.

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Amos named Post 88 Legionnaire of the Year

Commander Richard J. Benner of the Cazenovia American Legion Post 88 has announced that Charles L. Amos is Post 88’s Legionnaire of the Year and candidate for the Department of New York’s Legionnaire of the Year Award.

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The crime plot thickens…

Broken storefront window at Cazenovia Abroad being investigated by police

Cazenovia police are investigating a broken storefront window at Cazenovia Abroad, located at 67 Albany St. — which is also part of the commercial block behind which the reported stabbing occurred over the weekend.

Cazenovia High School second quarter honor roll announced

Cazenovia High School second quarter honor roll announced.

Winter break events announced at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library is offering students and families a week of exciting activities during the upcoming Winter Break—Museum Academy, Building Palooza, Coloring for Adults, Animals in Winter and movies.

Area police blotters for the week of Jan. 29 to Feb. 5

Area police blotters for the week of Jan. 29 to Feb. 5

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