Hornets beat New Hartford, fall to Cazenovia
Very little changed with the Fayetteville-Manlius field hockey team following the 2014 season, with just four seniors graduating from a squad that went 9-8-1 and fell to eventual champion Cicero-North Syracuse in the Section III Class A semifinals.
F-M starts 3-0 in league; CBA, J-D, ESM each join them
As defending Section III Class AA champions, the Fayetteville-Manlius boys golf team carried its usual weight of high expectations into 2015, but had a bit of trouble at the outset before quickly finding its top form.
The next mission of Honor Flight Syracuse to bring veterans of World War II and the Korean War to visit the memorials in their honor in Washington, D.C., is scheduled for Oct. 3 — and officials with the Flags of Our Heroes program are currently seeking photographs of deceased veterans of these two wars to bring with them to Washington and be honored through the Flags of Our Heroes program.
Quick research gives no clues as to when the whole idea of class reunions began. The only historical reference found is that they may have begun (in the U.S., at least), sometime after the Civil War, and that is for Princeton University.
Area Police Blotters: Weeks of Aug. 7 to 21
On Saturday, Oct. 24, Bishop Grimes will host its annual dinner/auction, “A Night under the Stars,” featuring an evening of fun for the general public.
Maximilian Du earned perfect score at CNY science fair
Maximilian Du, a Fayetteville Manlius middle school student who participated in the Central New York Science and Engineering Fair, was named on Aug. 19 as a semifinalist by the Broadcom MASTERS competition. The fair is run annually by the Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology.
Manlius Family Barbershop, a locally-owned business that provides walk-in haircuts and stylings for all ages, recently relocated to the Limestone Commons in Manlius between Murphy’s Specialized Pastry and the Dollar Tree.
If you or someone you know has entered a competition at the state fair, send us the result — and a photo if you have one — and we will print it in the Eagle Bulletin.
The Town of DeWitt and DeWitt Rotary have partnered with the American Red Cross and the national program 09/11 Day to encourage people across our community to give blood in remembrance and tribute to the Sept. 11 victims and those who rose in service in response to the attacks.
In the 2015 school year, 85 Jamesville–DeWitt high school students earned a total of 87 AP scholar-level distinctions. The achievements and students named are as follows:
Bousquet Holstein PLLC has announced that eight of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2015 issue of “New York Super Lawyers – Upstate Edition.” They include: David A. Holstein, Steven A. Paquette, Christine Woodcock Dettor, Paul M. Predmore, and L. Micha Ordway. In addition, Emilee Lawson Hatch, Cecelia R.S. Cannon and Aaron D. Frishman have been designated as “Upstate New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars.”
The Manlius Library is one of three libraries in the 127th State Assembly District who will receive grant funds for vital renovations and repairs, and Manlius has big plans to update its facilities to make it more technologically-friendly with an expanded teen center.
State Police in Lafayette are investigating a two-car crash that occurred Tuesday, Aug. 25, on State Route 20 in the town of Pompey, Onondaga County.
Upstate Medical University’s newest Empire Innovation Scholar, Wei-Dong Yao, Ph.D., is studying the fundamental underpinnings of how some of the world’s most vexing diseases, such as schizophrenia and autism, affect the brain. Yao resides in Manlius.
Governor Cuomo signs bill to honor three law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty
Governor Andrew Cuomo recently signed legislation to rename of a portion of Route 481 in honor of Onondaga County Sheriff Deputy Glenn Searles.
The Town of Manlius Police responded to a head-on vehicle collision on Kirkville Road shortly after noon on Aug. 2 involving a car and a van. No life-threatening injuries reported as a result from this crash.
The Sam Pomeranz Jewish Community Center will hold a “Flu Shot Q&A” program, as part of its monthly Senior Lunch and Learn series, on Friday, Aug. 28 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the JCC of Syracuse on 5655 Thompson Rd. in DeWitt.
Newsweek magazine has released its 2015 list of the nation’s top 500 high schools and Fayetteville-Manlius and Jamesville-DeWitt were included as no. 79 and 252, respectively.
Call the CNYSPCA at 454-4479 to find out more about adopting Cody the canine cutie!