Trustee Argues use of Tasers

Did not support purchase, will not support use

By Margo Frink

(Canastota, NY – April 2013) A discussion on Tasers and a policy set forth by Canastota Police Chief James Zophy got a bit heated at the regular board meeting of the Canastota Village Board of Trustees April 1.

A decision to not enter into […]

Interact Club Proposes Village Playground

Land, maintenance, insurance and security needed to move forward

By Margo Frink

(Canastota , NY – April 1) Canastota High School students and members of Rotary’s Interact Club Christal O’Hern and Jake Morris gave a PowerPoint presentation to the Canastota Village Board proposing an all-access playground.

Accompanied by Peter Finocchiaro, Canastota Rotary Club’s liaison to […]

New Little League Division Format Explained at Meeting

(Canastota, NY – Nov. 2012) Canastota Little League Board would like to invite Parents of Canastota Little League to participate in the annual meeting of the members on Tuesday Nov. 13. This will take place in the Forum Room at Canastota High School at 7 p.m. The purpose of this meeting will be to nominate […]

Canastota: From Village Hall

Board to pursue two local laws

By Margo Frink

(Canastota, NY – Aug. 2012) Trustee Bill Haddad explained to the Canastota Village Board at its regular meeting Aug. 6 that he had spoken with codes enforcement office Michael Adsit regarding placards located near abandoned buildings that identify hazards for the fire department.

Haddad said these […]

Haddad Seeks Support as Village Trustee

To the Editor:

(Canastota, NY – March 2012) I would like to write this letter to request the support of the residents of Canastota to support my bid for Village trustee. I can assure you that if you give me the privilege to serve you, I will bring my professional and management experience to the […]

Supports DeShaw, Haddad in Village Election

To the Editor:

(March 2012) It is with great pride that I write this letter in support of Carla DeShaw for Mayor of Canastota. I am so proud of the accomplishments of my husband, Todd, over the past 11 years and they need to be carried on. Carla is by far the most qualified and […]