Onondaga County Parks is offering an American Red Cross lifeguard training and certification course beginning with a pre-screening skills evaluation on Saturday April 4, with classes to start on Monday April 6 at Jamesville-DeWitt Middle School.
The Fayetteville-Manlius Newcomers Club would like to welcome new members of the area as well as neighbors who are already here.
DEC names swan an “invasive species” and announces plans to eradicate
Under new rules and regulations from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Faye and Manny, the beloved mute swans in the village of Manlius, will not be allowed to reproduce anymore because they are an “invasive species” that needs to be eradicated from the state.
USRowing Masters Regional Championships set to race June 28 on Onondaga Lake’s new seven-lane course
The second annual USRowing Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Masters Regional Championships hosted by the Syracuse Chargers Rowing Club Sunday, June 28, is unlikely to attract the same kind of crowd that flocked to the IRA races all those years ago.
The Fayetteville-Manlius area Relay for Life will begin its fundraising efforts for the annual event with a kick-off dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at the F-M high school cafeteria.
Next community meeting will be held Feb. 25
One local entrepreneur has a vision to make the hamlet of Jamesville a new dining and accommodation destination, and, to that end, he is currently in the midst of pushing forward on several proposed projects that he says will help enhance and spice up the small community during the ensuing year.
The town of DeWitt board has approved a $4 million bond that would go toward costs associated with the Willis Carrier Recreation Center, which will be home to the Challenger Baseball League and a hub for many other sport competitions in DeWitt.
The Erie Canal Museum board of trustees elected officers for 2015 during its annual meeting on Jan. 28.
The annual Cazenovia Winter Festival starts Thursday, Feb. 5 and runs through Sunday, Feb. 8. Here is the finalized schedule of events:
Approves putting parks building on Butternut Drive up for sale
The town of DeWitt has passed a local law that would speed the process of installing solar panel energy conversion systems on residences and businesses in the town by modifying the requirements needed for installation approval.
The DeWitt Town Board is expected to vote next week on a $4 million bond anticipation note to support the second phase of construction for the Carrier Park Challenger Field of Dreams. It would be the first outdoor, integrated multi-sports complex in the United States for youth that is designed for both the general public and special needs community.
ACR Health will hold its fifth annual Sled for RED Cardboard Sledding Derby at Four Seasons Golf & Ski Center in Fayetteville on Feb. 7.
According to the National Christmas Tree Association, there are more than 4,000 local Christmas tree recycling programs throughout the United States. Luckily, Onondaga County is home to many tree recycling programs.
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.
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.