Hometown hero serves nation in Afghanistan

Hometown hero serves nation in Afghanistan

Patterson serves as the Branch Chief of Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Plans/Operations

Lieutenant Commander Andrew Patterson, the son of Marlene A. and the late Commander Kenneth F. Patterson, USN, of Chittenango, is an intelligence officer in the United States Navy Reserve and is the current Branch Chief of Intelligence, […]

Clancy to Receive Clarkson University Award

(Cazenovia, Chittenango, NY – May 2013) John Clancy of Cazenovia motivates his students to achieve great success. Clancy is one of two recipients of this year’s Clarkson University Inspirational High School Educator Award.

The mathematics teacher at Chittenango High School in Chittenango was nominated by former student Ellen M. Heenan of Bridgeport, a senior engineering […]

Emerald City Idol Attracting Attention

Oz-Stravaganza News

(Chittenango, NY – May 2013) Oz-Stravaganza officials announced last week that the annual Emerald City Idol singing competition is getting more recognition and more prominent guest judges.

The sixth annual Emerald City Idol singing competition finals will take place May 18 at Chittenango High School. The competition has recently garnered some national attention […]

Helen Sperling Revisits Chittenango

(Chittenango, NY- April 2013) An incredible speaker, Holocaust survivor, historian, and teacher, Helen was only a young girl when her town was raided by Nazis. She was relocated to a ghetto in Poland and later imprisoned at Ravensbrück and then Buchenwald.

Hear her moving story at Chittenango High School Auditorium, April 21 from 3 to […]

Chittenango Students Win Medals in AAU Holiday Festival Karate Tournament

(Jan. 2013) Alyssa Crane (center), a junior at Chittenango High School, won three silver medals in Albany at the AAU Holiday Festival Karate Tournament. A first degree black belt, Alyssa placed second in three events – sparring, kata and weapons kata in the Advanced Black Belt 15-18 year old division.

Devlin Cameron (left), a sixth […]

Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum holds Volunteer Reception

Brian McIntyre was the winner of the 2012 Steersman Award.

Pictured are Chittenango High School students ( in alphabetical order) Anna Galbraith, Thea Gamboa, Emily Norman, Ben Posthill and Sam Wendt.

Former Executive Director Joan DiChristina’s family waits to surprise her.

Joan DiChristina is pictured with her family.

Pictured is Doug Rainbow, co-founder of the […]

Chittenango High School First Quarter Honor Roll Released

(Chittenango, NY – Dec. 2012) Chittenango High School recently released the names of students included on the honor rolls and high honor rolls for the first marking period.

12th Grade

High Honor Roll

Kaitlin Antelmi, Margaret Arnold, Jonathan Becker, Samantha Bliss, Jonathan Bocketti, Allison Borowski, Joshua Carpenter, Tori Collins, Heather Cottet, Nicole Cummins, Emily Gibbons, […]

Newlyweds Revisit Belhurst

Pictured are Kyle and Erica (Main) Dawson.

(Chittenango, NY – Nov. 2012) Keeping a wedding day commitment, Kyle and Erica (Main) Dawson spent their first anniversary revisiting the beauty and splendor of the Belhurst Castle and Estate Winery on the shores of Seneca Lake in Geneva. The Romanesque Revival style stone mansion was the […]

Property Owners Upset Over Possible Assessment Hikes

By Martha E. Conway

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Sept. 17, 2012) Sullivan Supervisor John M. Becker was greeted with booing and jeering Sept. 17 at a special meeting at the Chittenango High School auditorium. The meeting, scheduled to specifically address lakefront and water-affected property owners, was geared toward explaining the revaluation process and timeline.


Athletes Named NJCAA Academic All-Americans

(Utica, NY – Sept. 2012) Along with excelling on the playing field, Mohawk Valley Community College athletes achieve high standards in the classroom. The Hawks’ athletic programs captured three National Junior College Athletic Association national championships this year with the crowning jewel being seven athletes earning Academic All-American status.

Four of the seven athletes selected […]

Rachel’s Challenge Planned for Oct. 1 through 3

Chittenango Rotary Club News

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Oct. 2012) The Chittenango Rotary Club and the Chittenango School District are teaming up to make a difference in our community. The Rotary club initiated “Rachel’s Challenge” and is the major donor.

Rachel Joy Scott was the first student killed at Columbine High School in 1999. […]

Lakefront Reassessment Meeting Rescheduled

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Sept. 2012) Due to scheduling conflicts, the Sullivan Town Council has rescheduled the reassessment public information meeting to Monday, Sept. 17, at 6 p.m. at Chittenango High School.

This meeting, which is intended to focus on the special aspects of assessing lakefront and water-affected properties, is open to the public; […]