News for Monday, August 19, 2013



Onondaga wins again, reaches tournament semis

Rain can't stop locals from nearing Babe Ruth World Series repeat

First there was all the travel required for the Onondaga All-Stars to reach the 16-18 Babe Ruth World Series. Then there was rain delays throughout the weekend on the Alabama Gulf Coast that brought a halt to the round-robin portion of this 10-team national baseball tournament.

Teen pulls driver from sinking vehicle

On Aug. 15, Morrisville State Troopers investigated an accident that occurred off Westcott Road in the town of Eaton when a 16-year-old Kirkville youth pulled an elderly driver out of a sinking vehicle in Bradley Brook Reservoir.

Three arrested in village for marijuana possession

Cazenovia village police arrested three teenagers for possession of marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia after being alerted to suspicious activity in the McDonalds parking lot on Aug. 9.

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America's puzzle master Will Shortz to headline Cazenovia Forum event

Central New Yorkers will have a unique opportunity to engage in word-play with America's premier puzzle master, as New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz headlines a fundraising event for the Cazenovia Forum from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, at Owera Vineyards in Cazenovia.

Cazenovia High School English Department reminds students to do summer reading assignments

With a little more than a month left until the start of the 2013-14 school year, the Cazenovia High School English department is reminding students about their summer reading assignments.

Congressman Hanna staff to host office hours Tuesday in Madison County

Hanna’s staff available to help residents who require assistance from a federal agency

U.S. Representative Richard Hanna's staff will host office hours in Chittenango and Hamilton on Tuesday, Aug. 20, to meet with residents who need assistance with the federal agencies such as the Social Security Administration, the Department of Veterans Affairs and others.

F-M announces fall sports schedule

Cross country girls pursue another national title

Much is anticipated this fall with Fayetteville-Manlius High School sports, from the latest national championship pursuit in cross country to Damien Rhodes’ debut coaching varsity football to the continuation of a nearly 20-year-old win streak for girls tennis. Here is the varsity schedule. All dates and times are subject to change.

Bishop Grimes releases fall sports schedule

Girls volleyball moves from winter schedule, opens Aug. 30 at J-D

Bishop Grimes Junior/Senior High School’s 2013 fall sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.

Jordan-Elbridge announces fall sports schedule

Girls volleyball makes fall season debut Aug. 29

Jordan-Elbridge High School’s fall sports teams began their practices this week for the 2013 season. Here is the varsity schedule. All times and dates are subject to change.

Solvay announces fall sports schedule

Bearcats to play Marcellus in Carrier Dome on Sept. 8

Solvay High School’s 2013 fall sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.

Bishop Ludden releases fall sports schedule

Football Gaelic Knights open vs. ITC on Sept. 6

Bishop Ludden Junior/Senior High School’s 2013 fall sports schedule, with all dates and times subject to change.