Guidelines for garage sales adopted by village of East Syracuse

The East Syracuse Village Board has voted to adopt a local law that puts guidelines on garage sales within the village. The law limits the number of garage sales a family can have to three per year, and each sale can only last three days.

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Manlius-based CPA elected to NYSSCPA board of directors

The New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) has elected Steven Stanek, Manlius-based CPA, to its board of directors. Stanek will represent the Syracuse Chapter on the board.

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Zych joins Weichert, Realtors – The Bollinger Group

Weichert, Realtors – The Bollinger Group, located in Fayetteville, has announced John Zych has joined their office as a licensed real estate salesperson. He is serving buyers and sellers in Onondaga, Madison, Oswego, Cayuga and Oneida counties.

Le Moyne College adopts test optional admission policy

Students applying to Le Moyne College to begin study in fall 2016 will now have the option of submitting their SAT and ACT test scores or withholding them for consideration as part of the admission process.

ATMs for Good benefit local nonprofits

Many people balk at the idea of paying a hefty surcharge at the ATM. But what if a portion of that surcharge went to a good cause? That’s the idea behind ATMs for Good, a project of Syracuse ATM. Kathryn Bolster, who owns Syracuse ATM, said she thought of the program as a way to bring more meaning to her work.

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Green Lakes State Park announces $9 million in renovation projects

The nearly one million annual visitors and campers to Green Lakes State Park in Fayetteville will soon be able to enjoy upgrades and renovations to the flagship state park as construction begins on several projects that amount to about $9 million from the NY Parks 2020 initiative.

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Dr. John D. Callahan elected to represent Northeastern Society of Orthodontists on Board of Trustees of the American Association of Orthodontists

John D. Callahan has been elected by the Northeastern Society of Orthodontists (NESO) as its representative on the Board of Trustees of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO). Callahan is a partner in Callahan, Flanagan, Smith & Stock Orthodontics, with offices in Fayetteville, Fulton and North Syracuse.

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Over the Moon

Lune Chocolat settles into new digs

While Lune Chocolat isn’t exactly new in the ‘Cuse — Emily and Mike Woloszyn founded the artisan chocolaterie in 2011 — the shop is branching out into popsicles, coffee and ice cream in its airy new home on Brickyard Falls Road in Manlius. “Nobody’s walking into each other,” Emily says of the 2,200-square-foot shop, which once was a hair salon.

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CORE FCU receives sixth consecutive statewide award

For the sixth consecutive year, CORE Federal Credit Union received the New York Credit Union Association’s prestigious Desjardins Youth Financial Education Award. The award was presented to CORE FCU during the New York Credit Union Association’s 2015 Annual Meeting & Convention, held June 11 to 14 in Bolton Landing, NY.

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Manlius Cavalry Club golf course to celebrate 50th anniversary

On June 27, The Cavalry Club will celebrate 50 years of operation as a golf course with a dinner and nine- and 18-hole tournaments.

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Ribbon cutting held for innovative multi-faceted wastewater treatment plant in Minoa

Project possible by $564,000 grant from New York State Green Innovative Grant Program

A project that has taken roughly six years to complete was unveiled at a ribbon cutting ceremony to show the completion of a fuel-producing biodigester and a modified constructed wetland capable of reducing pharmaceutical impacts in wastewater on June 22 at the Village of Minoa wastewater treatment facility at 100 Kalin Drive.

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Yahnundasis hires new golf course personnel

Yahnundasis has recently announced the hiring of two seasoned golf professionals at one of Central New York’s most prestigious golf courses.

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Tennant hired as new broker for CBRE | Syracuse

Brian Tennant, of Manlius, has joined the team at CBRE | Syracuse as a commercial real estate sales/leasing associate.

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Lounsbury honored by downstate agents’ group

Cazenovia Insurance executive and school board member receives award for ‘unselfish dedication and commitment’

Lisa K. Lounsbury, CAE, AAI, senior vice-president of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of New York, in DeWitt, received the Bob Morris Award from a downstate insurance agents’ group last week. The Tri-County Independent Insurance Agents Association presented the award to her during a ceremony at its annual installation dinner, held June 15 in Carle Place, N.Y.

Town of Manlius moves to reduce size of planning board

The Manlius Town Board voted 4-3 last week to draft a local law resolution to reduce the number of planning board members from seven to five.