When a group of retirees became disillusioned with the direction of the local Habitat for Humanity chapter, they struck out on their own to do construction projects for a cause.
The Manlius Art Cinema, the area’s only dedicated independent and foreign cinema theatre, is proud to host Central New York’s screenings of the Royal National Theatre of London. The next scheduled presentation will be “John” at 7:30 p.m. Sunday evening, Jan. 18, with an encore performance at noon on Saturday, Jan. 24.
Have you ever noticed a business with a unique name out of the corner of your eye and looked twice to see exactly what it is and what it has to offer? That’s what Cork Monkey owner John Nissen hopes will happen to attract customers into his new wine and spirits store located in the Tops Plaza in Manlius.
The Village of Manlius will be bringing in the holiday season on Sunday, Dec. 7 at their annual tree lighting ceremony with an evening of holiday.
More than 1,000 residents gathered at the Fayetteville firehouse last Friday to celebrate the upcoming holiday season with a tree lighting ceremony sponsored by the Village of Fayetteville Recreation committee.
With both state and regional titles locked away, both of the Fayetteville-Manlius cross country teams now get set to go back to Portland, Oregon, each of them bent on earning a national championship.
To put it lightly, the Jamesville-DeWitt boys basketball team is going to spend much of the early portion of its season in a glaring spotlight.
Manlius All Sports Booster Club is hosting its fifth Annual Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 27. The Turkey Trot consists of three non-competitive runs beginning at 10 a.m. with an 800 meter Kid’s Fun Run and at 10:15 a.m. the 4K and 8K runs will start.
The second annual Literary Cake-off event brought great creativity and baking skills to the Manlius Library on Nov. 16.
Looking for a fun way to enjoy the holidays with your family while helping out local organizations and charities? The town of Manlius is providing an opportunity for this by bringing residents and local organizations together in their first Holiday Lights, Camera, Trees event from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5, at Four Season Golf and Ski.
A holiday concert featuring the CNY Flute Choir will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at Manlius United Methodist Church. The program will include selected music from Handel's “Messiah,” familiar Christmas music including “Carol of the Bells” and “Silver Bells,” Ricky Lombardo's jazzy “Christmas Fantasy,” and more.
Jared Shepard to begin his duties Nov. 24
After an extensive search process, The United Church of Fayetteville has hired Jared Shepard to play the organ and be the director of music ministries.
The town of DeWitt, in conjunction with Onondaga Earth Corps, Cornell Cooperative Extension, People In Action and residents and management of Springfield Garden Apartment Complex, joined forces to plant 22 trees along Caton Drive in DeWitt in mid-October.
The spicy aroma of wassail, the shimmer of handbells — it’s “Christmas at Lorenzo,” and the magic of the holiday season takes flight this year in each room of the mansion. From peacocks in the formal dining room, to cardinals in the gentlemen’s library, the artistry of volunteer decorators will bring the theme “Birds of a Feather” to life in every room.
Starting Friday, Nov. 14, Central New Yorkers can visit Onondaga Lake Park and take in one of the biggest light shows in the Northeast. Lights on the Lake kicks off its 25th anniversary season next week. The event draws somewhere around 35,000 cars each year.
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