Sewer Help Available

By Martha E. Conway

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Aug. 25, 2012) About 140 people attended a sewer project planning meeting Saturday morning at Chittenango High School; 75 of them walked out of the auditorium with applications for assistance to help cover the costs of hooking up to the Bridgeport Sewer District as it is […]

Bridgeport Sewer Meeting Rescheduled

(Chittenango, NY – Aug. 2012) Due to scheduling conflicts, the Sullivan Town Council canceled the Bridgeport Sewer District meeting scheduled for Aug. 18 and rescheduled it for Saturday, Aug. 25, at 9 a.m. at the Chittenango High School auditorium.

This and all Sullivan Town Council meetings are open to the public. Those wishing to appear […]

CrossRoads Community Church to Host Mangines

(North Chittenango, NY – July 2012) Nick Mangine, a missionary in Haiti, will be visiting upstate New York for a short time at the end of July. Raised in Chittenango, Mangine graduated from Chittenango High School in 1998. He and his family will present their experiences at an “Afternoon of Sharing and Stories” Sunday, July […]

Summerplayers to Perform Bicentennial Radio Spoof

(Chittenango, NY – July 2012) The Chittenango Summerplayers pose solemnly after a rehearsal of “A Chittenango Home Companion” or “Where the Water Runs North?,” a bicentennial radio spoof by Greg Ellstrom to be performed at 7:30 p.m. on Friday July 27 and Saturday July 28 in air-conditioned Chittenango High School auditorium.

Lampooning old time […]

SCC Awards Scholarship

(Townof Sulliavn, NY – June 2012) Parks & Recreation Director Jim Raulli presents Ali Barber with the 2012 Sullivan Community Council Scholarship Award. Barber, a 2012 graduate of Chittenango High School, received the scholarship for her ongoing volunteer efforts for the Sullivan Community Council youth programs.


Oz-Stravaganza Committee Announces Entertainment Line-up

(Chittenango, NY – June 2012) It is once again time for the annual Oz-Stravaganza festival. Chittenango has hosted the Wizard of Oz-themed festival each year, as this is the birthplace of L. Frank Baum, the author of the Wizard of Oz series of books.

The festival is being held June 1 through 3.

The […]

Communities Pair up for Winning Performance

To the Editor:

(Chittenango, DeRuyter, NY – March 2012) The Chittenango and DeRuyter communities have something special in common that is highlighted every March: Chittenango High School music teacher Matthew Stearns and his wife, DeRuyter Central School music teacher Lisa Stearns, collaborate as the respective schools prepare and perform their musical productions.

The Stearns, along […]

‘Mad City Money’ to Shape Financial Futures

(Cazenovia, Chittenango, NY – March 2012) When you were in high school, did you have a firm grasp on the upcoming financial realities of buying a home, raising a family, planning for a sound financial future and dealing with unexpected expenses? For most teenagers, the answer is absolutely not.

To help reverse this trend, the […]

Beat the Winter Blues: Eighth Annual Community Showcase is March 10

(Chittenango, NY – March 2012) Looking for a way to beat the winter blues, get free ice cream and win prizes? Don’t miss the Eighth Annual Community Showcase, sponsored by the Greater Sullivan Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chit­tenango High School FBLA.

The Showcase is again featuring its fourth Annual Pie Contest. Area pie […]

Maguire to be Oz-Stravaganza Parade Grand Marshal

(Chittenango, NY – Feb. 2012) The Oz-Stravaganza Committee announced last week that Gregory Maguire will serve as Grand Marshal of the 34th annual Oz-Stravaganza parade, themed “The Wonderful Witches of Oz,” which kicks off at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 2. In addition, he will be part of the Friday, June 1, kickoff program at Chittenango […]

Chittenango Boosters Plan Jazz Night

(Chittenango, NY – Jan. 2012) The Chittenango Music Boosters will host a Jazz Night entertainment event Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Chittenango High School Auditorium.

The event provides an opportunity for members of the public to enjoy music by the High School and Middle School Jazz Bands, Dixieland Band and performances by the […]