After taking a 15-year hiatus, Dr. Joanne Bowen is back in business. In November, Bowen joined the staff at Willow Health and Wellness Center, located at 8090 Belgium Road in Baldwinsville, where she returned to work in her field of expertise: chiropractic care. She initially practiced in Rochester and then relocated to serve patients in Weedsport for 10 years.
Public opinion split on idea to import trash from Cortland County
For 20 years, the waste-to-energy facility on Rock Cut Road in Jamesville has been Onondaga County’s answer to waste management. However, starting in 2015, Cortland County may also have the opportunity to bring its trash to the site through a potential agreement called “Ash for Trash.”
Entrepreneur Eric Garrison, owner of Garrison Companies based in Baldwinsville, offers his expertise in landscape design and implementation, as well as in environmental science and planning — two divisions designed for growth separately, but that also feature a unique service that ties them together: a “living” fence.
Farrell, Martin and Barnell Law Firm, long established in the heart of Baldwinsville as competent and steadfast, welcomes a new partner this year: Sara Connell Brady.
On Thursday, Jan. 23, voters in 23 school districts across three counties will be asked to go to the polls to approve a building purchase that will have no impact on their wallets. Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES is looking to purchase the former Nationwide Insurance building, located at 110 Elwood Davis Road in the town of Salina. According to BOCES information officer Laurie Cook, the purchase would allow OCM-BOCES to relocate several programs now housed in leased space.
The lack of available help from senior care agencies is just one of the reasons New York state was ranked 48th in a 2011 national report by AARP’s Public Policy Institute, the Commonwealth Fund and the SCAN Foundation out of 50 states with regard to support for its family caregivers. Caregivers also face extensive waiting lists for adult day care programs and rehab facilities, a lack of support for in the work environment, limited or no access to transportation and inadequate informational resources regarding care options for their loved ones. And with the Baby Boomer generation moving into their golden years, the problem is only going to get worse.
When you’re named the top running store in America, it would seem there’s nowhere to go but up. That’s exactly where Fleet Feet Sports went — well, north, anyway. Fleet Feet, a locally owned and operated store “dedicated to creating an inclusive environment in which all types of people receive outstanding service in the fitting of running, walking and cross training shoes as well as accessories and apparel for the active lifestyle” (according to its website) opened a second location in Market Fair North Plaza at 4136 Route 31, Clay, across from Great Northern Mall Friday, Nov. 1. The expansion was a result of expanding business in the original location in DeWitt, as well as a growing customer base in the north suburbs.
For its 2012 Celebration of HOPE dinner, a mom donated a large basket filled with toys to its silent auction in memory of her 6-year-old son, “Motorcycle Mikey.” He died after a 17 month battle with cancer. Mikey’s Mom and 7-year-old brother Parker came to HOPE for one-on-one counseling and attended our support groups.
Baldwin Real Estate Corporation, a Rochester-based affiliate of The DiMarco Group, recently completed Radisson’s newest apartment community. A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Sept. 17.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new apartment complex in Lysander will take place at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 8278 Riverknoll Crossing in Baldwinsville. Baldwin Real Estate Corporation, a Rochester-based affiliate of The DiMarco Group, has recently completed Radisson’s newest apartment community.
Bliss Bridal and Formal Wear, Baldwinsville’s premiere bridal, prom and formal dress-wear boutique, celebrated its first full year in business Aug. 6 under the ownership of Gina M. Bush.
New owners add deli, delivery
Todd and Marta Fenoff spent months searching for a business they could call their own and found it right on Lamson Road in Baldwinsville. The couple moved back north from living almost two decades in the Carolinas, after they purchased Kline’s Cozy Corner from owner John Kline, who had put the store up for sale online. The Fenoffs took over on July 15. The new name? Mingy’s General Store & Deli.
A large group of politicians, citizens and businessmen and –women have launched an initiative to encourage the state to keep a 1.4-mile stretch of Interstate 81 as it is instead of turning it into an arterial boulevard. Savei81.org revealed itself at a press conference on Thursday, Aug. 1, in downtown Syracuse, where supporters spoke out against the New York State Department of Transportation’s proposal to turn I-81’s viaduct stretch, the elevated portion of the highway that runs through the central business district, into an arterial boulevard through the city with stoplights and cross streets, something the group said would irreparably damage the city’s economy by creating a backlog of traffic. The group also issued a press release after the conference outlining its goals.
One can buy just about anything off Craigslist on the Internet — including a herd of bison. So when Aileen Randolph and Joe Lazarsky, she a corporate PR executive and he an attorney, decided they wanted to change professions and raise bison, they went online. They bought a herd from Tennessee in November 2010 and brought them to their farm in Fenner, right next to Chittenango Falls, in February 2011. And now there is a bison farm, with about 50 head, that raises and sells bison meat, just a few miles outside of Cazenovia.
Asana Wellness Spa celebrated their spring opening with a Baldwinsville Chamber Of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremony along with friends and family on Friday, May 3.