To the editor: Over the last week we saw the unfortunate flurry of local news media reports on the arrest of Lysander Town Councilor and Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES teacher Melinda Shimer for driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident and unsafe backing.
To the editor: Lysander Town Councilors Melinda Shimer and Andrew Reeves of Lysander First are seeking re-election to the Lysander Town Board.
To the editor: I was surprised to find an article about myself in your April 1 issue. While I appreciate the writer’s summation of the talk I gave at the Shacksboro museum, I must correct one error of fact, namely that I was the designer for NBT Bank Stadium.
To the editor: This spring, construction will be completed on the Toomey Residential Children’s Community Residence on Doyle Road. Despite a bit of a work slowdown due to a particularly harsh CNY winter, things are back on schedule, and a June opening is in sight.
To the editor: On behalf of Baldwinsville Cub Scout Pack 71 we would like to thank the Baldwinsville community for their support on helping us with the Alexa Bolton bottle drive the past few months.
In reflecting on our season, and the success this team enjoyed, we realize there are many people we need to thank.
To the editor: First and foremost, town government exists as a representative of the resident community – the citizen taxpayers who pay the salaries and benefits to those who provide the necessary services to the same residents in matters of their well being.
To the editor: There has been a great deal of concern and upset about Hope, the black Labrador retriever that was found severely underweight in the freezing temperatures of Lysander, and her feline companion, who succumbed to the cold.
To the editor: Be part of the Second Annual Good Samaritan 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, April 11, at Long Branch Park in Liverpool. The goal of this faith-based family event is to encourage volunteering and to provide additional funding for Christian Health Service of Syracuse (CHSOS), a not-for-profit medical facility at 3200 Burnet Ave.
As an elected councilor in the town of Lysander, I would like to personally invite every resident that has any questions or concerns with their town government to attend my first town hall meeting scheduled for March 5.
To the editor: “Lysander Citizens United” began in the year 2014 as resident opposition to the establishment of a treatment facility for severely emotionally disturbed young boys on Doyle Road. We are still in existence and are active.
Former Lysander town councilor Russ Johnson weighs in on suit by the town's former dog warden.
To the editor: Over the last few weeks, we have read various views on the Lysander Town Board meetings and some of the councilors’ wishes to change the way meeting minutes are kept. I have attended a vast majority of the work sessions and board meetings since January 2011, ran for town office on two occasions and have recently become a member of the Lysander Republican Committee after petitioning this past summer for the position. I feel that a more neutral position and summation needs to be written.
To the editor: Baldwinsville is an incredibly generous community. In addition to municipal support, Canton Woods Senior Center receives support from local businesses and service organizations throughout the year.
To the editor: The Greater Baldwinsville Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the businesses and people who contributed in making the Dec. 6 annual tree lighting a success.