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Village of Fayetteville seeks volunteers for deer committee

The Fayetteville Village Board is looking into drafting a local law that would help decrease the white tail deer population within the village — and they're looking for interested citizens to help out.

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Manlius swans may be able to hatch their eggs

New bill puts a moratorium on the DEC’s ruling that mute swans are an invasive species

Good news for Manny and Faye — the beloved mute swan pair in the village of Manlius Swan Pond — might come in the form of a bill that was passed in the New York State Senate on April 22. And this bill comes just in time because Faye recently laid two eggs at the swan pond — with more expected to be laid in the upcoming week.

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F-M middle school students to compete at National History Bee

Ten Fayetteville-Manlius middle school students are gearing up for the ultimate history test.

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EDITORIAL: Think twice before you litter — it’s not about the convenience

With the season of spring finally showing itself in Central New York, this winter’s snow has melted and exposed the litter and debris that was previously kept hidden by the harsh weather. And now that people in the community are looking forward to enjoying the outdoors this season, many are noticing the large amount of accumulated litter and are choosing to take action.

Annual Spring Migration Nature Art and Craft Festival coming to GSC this weekend

The annual Spring Migration Nature Art Festival at the Great Swamp Conservancy in Canastota happens this Saturday and Sunday, May 2 and 3.

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Residents help clean up DeWitt for Earth Day

In the spirit of Earth Day, about 100 residents in the town of DeWitt got together last weekend to participate in a spring litter cleanup. The Saturday, April 25, event was made possible by the DeWitt Advisory Conservation Commission (DACC), who holds annual spring and fall cleanups in the town.

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CBA golfer signs intent to Siena

Christian Brothers Academy senior Jack Bellardini, the son of John and Beth Bellardini of Jamesville, will be attending Siena next fall and has signed a letter of intent to be a member of their golf team.

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Local residents stay informed with speaker series at Manlius Senior Centre

Series continues each Wednesday through June 17

The village of Manlius Senior Centre offers many opportunities for the aging population, including lunches, exercise programs, craft and activity groups. But one of the more unique events offered by the organization for the entire community is the “Informed and Shared Conversations” speaker series.

Registration opens for summer driver’s education course

Summer driver’s education at Bishop Grimes and Bishop Ludden will begin on Tuesday, July 7 and registration is now open. The course will have a fee of $435.

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Ukraine conflict in the spotlight as Cazenovia Forum hosts top foreign affairs expert

The conflict in Ukraine will be the focus of the next Cazenovia Forum lecture and discussion, as one of America's leading experts on the region presents an in-depth look at the Ukrainian government's struggle with pro-Russian separatists and their backers in Moscow. The presentation by Adrian Karatnycky, senior fellow at the Atlantic Council of the U.S., will take place at 7 p.m. Friday, May 1, in the Morgan Room of Hubbard Hall at Cazenovia College.

Instructor brings Pilates to village of Manlius

Spring is here, and many people are looking for new ways to keep healthy and stay in shape. For some people, a way to do this may mean signing up for a Pilates class at Fairway Physical Therapy in Manlius with instructor Connie Palleria.

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Town of DeWitt to hold Earth Day litter cleanup April 25

Anyone is able to participate

Looking for an opportunity to clean up the litter in your local area? This coming Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to noon, the town of DeWitt is hosting three Earth Day Litter Cleanups.

Bishop Grimes to host annual academic games

On Saturday, April 25, Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School will host its annual invitational Academic Games. The event is offered to students in grades K-6 who attend Catholic elementary schools in the area.

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Seven F-M student-athletes sign National Letters of Intent

During a ceremony held April 2, seven Fayetteville-Manlius High School seniors signed National Letters of Intent to continue their athletic careers in the fall at the collegiate level.

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F-M High School students win scholastic writing awards

Twelve Fayetteville-Manlius School District student writers were recently recognized for excellence in writing in the 2015 Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards.