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McEntee, Goris announce college lacrosse plans

Cazenovia High School seniors Olivia McEntee and Sophie Goris last Friday announced their respective plans for where they plan to attend college and play lacrosse.

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L'pool schools consider additional athletic trainer services

With head injuries on the rise in many youth sports, the Liverpool Central School District is weighing the possibility of additional athletic trainer coverage.

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B’ville schools propose $32M capital project

Project includes new bus garage behind Anheuser-Busch

Residents in the Baldwinsville Central School District will vote in February on a $32 million capital project, which centers around the construction of a new bus garage behind Anheuser-Busch.

College’s annual symposium offers advice on managing personal social media

Cazenovia College will host its annual Media Studies Symposium from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, at the Catherine Cummings Theatre, 16 Lincklaen St., Cazenovia. The symposium, “Like for Like: Managing Your Own Social Media,” will explore how young people can successfully navigate the sometimes hidden forces that give social media such a powerful role in their lives.

Spartan Stage to Perform ‘The Diary of Anne Frank’

The ESM Spartan Stage will perform “The Diary of Anne Frank” on Thurs., Nov. 19 and Fri., Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. each night in the ESM Central High School auditorium. Tickets are $9 each.

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FROM THE ASSEMBLY: Want to go to college for free? Check this out!

For students who love to solve problems, want to make the world a better place and constantly wonder about how things work, a career in a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) field can be an attractive option.

School district working to improve emergency preparedness, school security

There seems to be a lot of public violence reported in the national news lately – occurring both in and out of schools – and people are concerned, especially for the safety and security of their children. At last week’s school board meeting, Superintendent Matt Reilly shared with the board a letter he received asking what the Cazenovia Central School District is doing to keep its students and faculty safe. This spurred a conversation at the meeting during which Reilly said that the district has been and will continue to be reviewing and improving its emergency situation procedures.

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C-NS to present ‘Nunsense’

Cicero-North Syracuse High School is excited to announce this year’s fall musical, “Nunsense.” This family-friendly and funny show will take place at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 and 14 in the high school auditorium.

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College students seek community input for potential Creekside Park design

The senior landscape architecture studio at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry ran a short design charette project this month focusing on the proposed playground for the linear Creekside Park to be developed along Riverside Drive. As a result of this brainstorming and design process, the class has published a website to encourage community input and discussion of the site.

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‘Champion of the underdog’

Campaign seeks $25K for scholarship named for late teacher

Marge Miller Jock didn’t care if her students grew up to be rich and famous. She only wanted them to be good people.

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In Memoriam: Michael Chiovaro

Michael Chiovaro Jr., a 16-year-old junior at Cazenovia High School, passed away at home on Oct. 18. His death was a shock to the entire community, but especially to his fellow high school students. The school district has posted a memorial obituary notice on its website and Cazenovia Republican cartoonist, Caitlin Clonan, a fellow student of Michael's this week penned a memorial drawing in Michael's honor.

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First Group of Student Leaders named at Cazenovia Middle School

The first group of Student Leaders has been named for the 2015-16 school year at Cazenovia Middle School.

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Fayetteville DPW will hold open house on renovated garage Oct. 24

Have you ever been curious about the trucks that pick up leaves, repair roads and plow snow throughout the year in your local community?

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Cyberbullying can happen 'anywhere, at any time'

People of every age and generation have experienced bullying — but kids in the 21st century have the added onus of bullying coming in and going out across the world on the Internet. And, in addition to cyberbullying, older kids must be wary of posting inappropriately sexual material online — called “sexting” — because the repercussions of that, which includes opening one up to cyberbullying, can be unstoppably and overwhelmingly destructive. This was the message given to Cazenovia middle school students on Oct. 9 when Wendy Fical, a program director with the national Center for Exploited and Missing Children, returned to the district to continue her presentations on Internet safety and social behavior.

Cazenovia College celebrates raising $10 million

October 23 festivities will conclude with fireworks at Lakeland Park

Cazenovia College has reached the end of its five-year, $10 million Capital Campaign – nine months ahead of schedule and nearly $1 million over the goal. As part of the college’s celebration for reaching this milestone, the college has scheduled a fireworks display to be enjoyed by the entire Cazenovia community for this Friday night.