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Meet the candidates for Cicero Town Board and supervisor

There are four candidates for two open seats on the Cicero Town Board and two candidates for town supervisor. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3.

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Cicero: Court tosses petition to oust Zambrano

A petition to remove Jessica Zambrano as supervisor of the town of Cicero has been dismissed.

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Art with heart

Eagle Scout project aids Golisano patients

Joe Demjanenko considers himself an artistic person. The 17-year-old Baker High School senior and Eagle Scout candidate draws or colors to relieve stress, and now he’s reaching out to help sick kids do the same.

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CNYSPCA Pet of the Week: Give Betty the love she’s been missing

Please give Betty what she’s been looking for — a loving, “furever” home! For more information, call the CNYSPCA at 454-4479.

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Remembering Clay: Immanuel Lutheran Church celebrates centennial anniversary of groundbreaking

On Sunday Sept, 20, approximately 100 people celebrated the 100th anniversary of the groundbreaking for a new edifice for Immanuel’s congregation. Their story begins in 1708 in the Palatinate of Germany.

Livin' in Liverpool: The trouble with the truth

Last week Gov. Andrew Cuomo came to town to ballyhoo any number of pie-in-the-sky state-funded projects here in Central New York. In fact Cuomo poured $77.8 million into our area on Wednesday in the form of grants, tax credits and construction incentives to preserve jobs, boost local colleges and increase regional tourism.

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From the assembly: Tax credit will fight flooding

To know the impact pavement has on our local streams and rivers, all you have to do is look at the street during a rainstorm. That’s when you can see water flowing fast along the curb, grabbing debris and carrying it all toward our waterways.

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From the mailbag: Cicero VFD thanks first responders for help in fatal crash

To the editor: Chief Ronald Florczykowski and the members of the Cicero Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank those who assisted with the motor vehicle accident that happened on Friday, Sept. 18, at the intersection of Route 31 and Interstate 81 (south bound on-ramp).

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From the mailbag: Cicero needs a responsible budget, not what’s been proposed

To the editor: I am writing in response to Deb Gardner’s Letter to the Editor from last week.  Ms. Gardner, who is a good personal friend of Supervisor Zambrano, appears to not understand why I do not support the current proposed town budget, and I am happy to answer her questions.

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NOPL news: The Red Scarf Project comes to NOPL @ Cicero

NOPL @ Cicero is collecting scarves on behalf of Foster Care to Success’s Red Scarf Project. Foster Care to Success delivers Valentine’s Day care packages to foster students attending college, supplying them with basic resources that help them stay in school and continue their education.

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Warriors thwarted in CBA showdown

Short-handed defense struggles in second half

In one evening – really, in just one half of football – Liverpool went from the prohibitive Section III Class AA favorite to someone who may have to prove itself all over again. That was the effect of the Warriors’ 28-17 defeat to Christian Brothers Academy Friday night in a jam-packed LHS Stadium. Up by a field goal at halftime, Liverpool suddenly found itself short-handed on defense, and the Brothers, pounding away with a deep, versatile ground game, took full advantage.

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CNYSPCA Pet of the Week: Give Zoe a chance at a happy home

Give Zoe a chance! Come and meet this beauty outside her kennel and see for yourself what a special girl she is. Call the CNYSPCA at 454-4479 for more information and visit us at cnyspca.org.

Developer seeks tax breaks for luxury apartments

Syracuse Realty Group to expand Village Commons in North Syracuse

Syracuse Realty Group, which is transforming North Syracuse’s former post office into luxury apartments, is seeking a tax break to expand its Village Commons Project.

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Brewerton Revitalization Committee donates trees

At its Sept. 23 meeting, the Cicero Town Board announced that it will be able to save money on planting trees as part of Phase III of the Brewerton Revitalization Project.