Martellock Newest Eagle Scout

Pictured on the far left, David Martellock is shown with his crew helping him complete his Eagle Scout project.

Completes Community Service Project in Chittenango

(Chittenango, Cazenovia, NY – May 2013) The Chittenango Creek now has a newly installed universally accessible fish dock to allow those with limited access to fish thanks to David Martellock, […]

Trout Unlimited Chapter 680: Another Successful Positive Environmental Impact

Pictured are members of Trout Unlimited 680 during the April 27 Stream Clean-up event. Not pictured are Lee Cameron, Jim Longstaff, Vic and Joe Kopnitsky, Nels Youngstrom, Bill Teeter and Family and Bob Semian.

Submitted by Bob Semian

(Madison County, NY – May 2013) Thanks to all who volunteered Saturday, April 27, for the Chittenango […]

Cazenovia College Sponsored Earth Day Celebration

Annual creek clean-up and seedling planting events attracted large turnout

Pictured: A group of Cazenovia College and citizen volunteers prepare to plant seedlings at the Willow Patch. (Photo by Dr. Venera Jouraeva, associate professor of chemistry)

To the Editor:

(Cazenovia, NY- May 1, 2013) On a recent sunny Saturday, the Cazenovia College Environmental Club and […]

Chittenango Creek Clean-up, Earth Day Seedling Planting Planned

(Cazenovia, NY -April 2013) On Saturday April 13, Cazenovia College’s Environmental Club and the Cazenovia College Chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta National First Year Honor Society, invite people of all ages to help with the annual Chittenango Creek Clean-Up.

The day begins with doughnuts at 10 a.m., at the Buyea’s Hardware parking lot. Workers will […]

Scenes of the Season: Chittenango Creek

Staff Photo/Ric Main

(Chittenango, NY – Feb. 2013) A peaceful weekend scene of Chittenango Creek at McGraw Road bridge north of Chittenango between Bolivar and Lakeport Roads.

Bridgeport Food Pantry, Duck Race Need More Attention

To the Editor:

(Bridgeport, NY – Sept. 2012) The Bridgeport Food Pantry annual Duck Race was held at St. Francis Church this past weekend. The annual race down Chittenango Creek raised thousands of dollars to benefit those in need, as it does every year, while generating community involvement through a kids’ carnival, race spectating and […]

CPF Plants Trees

(Cazenovia, NY) On a sunny and warm May 6 afternoon, a handful of Cazenovia Preservation Foundation volunteers came out to the South Trail to help plant over 100 willow trees along the banks of Chittenango Creek.

Thanks to the generous donation by Trout Unlimited, CPF was able to replace some lost vegetation along the […]

YMCA Walk Planned for June 16 and 17

(Chittenango, NY – June 2012) Each month, the YMCA of Syracuse sponsors a community walk to encourage physical fitness somewhere in Central New York. On June 16 and 17, the walk will be in Chittenango, starting at the Community Room of the Sullivan Free Library. Since this is Chittenango’s bicentennial, Charles Albee will give a […]

Clean Up at Chittenango Creek is April 14

(Cazenovia, NY – April 14) Cazenovia College’s Environmental Club is sponsoring its annual Chittenango Creek Clean-Up day on Saturday, April 14. The group will meet at 10 a.m. in the parking lot of Buyea’s Hardware Store, and community members are welcome to join them.

Thad Yorks, assistant professor of environmental studies at Cazenovia College, organizes […]

Lost Hikers Rescued from Park

(Town of Fenner, NY – Jan. 2012) A few tense moments ended in skilled rescue at Chittenango Falls State Park on State Route 13 Jan. 28. Sheriff’s deputies and state park police received a call reporting two hikers lost in the park just before 6 p.m.

Upon arrival, Deputies communicated with the Madison County 911 […]