Four Liverpool players score in double figures
If the Liverpool boys basketball team wants to go from contender to champion, it knows it must shine on both sides of the ball. So it only figured that the Warriors' defense played a central role in knocking off defending Section III Class AA champion Henninger 63-55 on Friday night, holding the Black Knights without a field goal for more than five minutes in the fourth quarter to put the game away.
Medical marijuana can now be obtained by registered patients at a newly opened dispensary in the Syracuse area. Medical marijuana company Etain's dispensary, located in a 3,000-square-foot building at 2104 Erie Boulevard, opened its doors for patients on Feb. 3.
Representatives of the CanTeen made their rounds to local municipal boards last week, reporting on the center’s 2015 activities to the Cicero Town Board on Jan. 27 and the North Syracuse Board of Trustees on Jan. 28.
Cicero residents who want to speak about a proposal to consolidate the town’s numerous lighting districts will have to wait once again. The town board voted Jan. 27 to adjourn a public hearing on the proposed law to March 23.
Cicero FD volunteer retires after 62 years
“I don’t think I’m anybody special,” said the soft-spoken Loomis Pardee. But to the dozens of people packed into Cicero Fire Station No. 1 to celebrate his retirement after 62 years as a volunteer firefighter, “Loomie” seems pretty special indeed.
Director, actor to switch roles in upcoming performances
The Central New York theater community is close knit and small, a group of talented artists who are so close they refer to each other as family. So, it’s not surprising, given the especially small pool of male actors and qualified directors, that they sometimes direct each other. Such is the case for two upcoming productions at CNY Playhouse.
Corner house tanning salon, hair stylist move in at 514 Oswego St.
The building with the Corinthian-columned porch at 514 Oswego St., at the corner of Vine Street, has been extensively renovated under the direction of new owner Sohyla Ziaie.
Friday, Feb. 5, is National Wear Red Day, an initiative supported by the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women campaign.
Tax season is upon us, and NOPL is here to help connect you with the programs and resources you need.
Navigating the complex tax system can be overwhelming and stressful, making it easy to overlook hundreds or even thousands of dollars in potential credits and deductions. But right now, free assistance is available throughout Central New York to help guide hardworking families through tax season and ensure they get every penny they deserve.
After a year and a half of study, the Consensus committee to modernize local government in Onondaga County recommends merging the county and the city of Syracuse. Such a dramatic consolidation would likely save a few bucks here and there, but the average property taxpayer here would see little change to their annual levies. Maybe if they squint.
Northstars beat Mary Louis Academy at end of 4-0 week
When the Cicero-North Syracuse girls basketball team returned to New York City for a weekend appearance in the Mecca Tournament, it left behind a Section III Class AA field that, including Liverpool, seemed as far away as ever, especially with the Northstars rising all the way up to no. 10 in the latest USA Today Super 25 rankings of the best teams in the nation.
Big crowd watches Warriors keep local supremacy
Much more than the typical hoopla associated with a rivalry was present when Cicero-North Syracuse and Liverpool square off in boys basketball last Friday night, especially from the Northstars’ perspective.
Northstars, Liverpool also take part in Arcaro Invitational
Only by the margin of a single point did the Cicero-North Syracuse indoor track and field teams miss sweeping a large field of challengers from Section III and elsewhere during last Friday night’s Utica Challenge Invitational.
Right in the middle of a stretch where it would play three times in four nights, the Liverpool ice hockey team would pay a visit to Meachem Rink and measure itself against the 13-1-1, state Division I no. 4-ranked Syracuse Cougars.
Warriors fall to Central Valley; Northstars beaten by CBA/J-D
Now it’s the Liverpool wrestling team’s turn to host the Section III Class AA championship meet following years of travel to other venues, including Cicero-North Syracuse and Baldwinsville.
Late surge helps Warriors take battle of unbeaten powers
At least for now, the Liverpool boys swim team still holds on to the title of best in Section III. Buoyed by a string of victories late in the meet, the Warriors defeated Jamesville-DeWitt/CBA 101-84 Wednesday night in a showdown of two undefeated league champions.
L’pool students use Legos to learn about simple machines
Students in Carolyn Spach’s first grade classroom spend a lot of their science time playing with Legos.
If Liverpool residents are concerned about the possibility of Dunkin’ Donuts building a new restaurant in the village, they should mark their calendars for Monday, Feb. 29.
The Liverpool Central School District Board of Education has already decided it needs to at least look into later start times at the high school. Now the BOE has to determine what else a new committee on modified school start times should examine.