Snow Candidate for Legionnaire of Year

(Photo by Gene Gissin)

(Cazenovia, NY – March 2013) Commander John J. Mott of the Cazenovia American Legion Post 88 has announced that William C. Snow is Post 88’s candidate for the Department of New York’s Legionnaire of the Year award. Each American Legion Post in New York State first submits their candidate to the […]

Tuscarora Lake – Camping out on Derby Day

Submitted by Denise Earl

(Erieville, NY – March 2013) The 22nd annual, some say 27th, as a less organized gathering took place during the early years, Tuscarora Lake Fishing Derby, was held as planned on Feb. 9.

This winters’ weather has been a bit iffy for such an event, but on Feb. 8 a Nor’easter, […]

Public Invited to Letter Writing Campaign Against Hydraulic Shale Drilling

(Erieville, NY – Dec. 2012) The public is invited to a meeting at the Erieville Fire House at 7 p.m. Dec. 20 to write letters to New York State officials with feelings about Hydraulic Shale Drilling for Gas and Oil. Address stickers will be available for the important people to contact. The next 30 days […]

Expects Nelson to be More Responsive than Sullivan

To the Editor:

(Erieville, NY – Oct. 2012) In your Sept. 19 article, “Anti-Drilling Contingent Returns,” Sullivan Supervisor John Becker is quoted as saying, ‘We are watching these other towns as they do all the work, and they could have a stack of documentation this high [holding hands about 18 inches apart], and the state […]

Heritage Society Announces Citizen of the Year

(Erieville, Nelson, NY – Nov. 2012) The town of Nelson and the Erieville-Nelson Heritage Society are pleased to announce that Christabell J. Westcott is this year’s recipient of the Norman Odell Citizen of the Year Award.

This award is presented annually to a citizen or citizens who have volunteered many hours to making the town […]

External Diploma Program Provides Another Diploma Route

Brian Eberst is pictured with his EDP assessor Bunnie Hannum of OCM BOCES and his EDP high school diploma.

By Avery Bowser

(Erieville, NY – Aug. 2012) In 2009, Erieville resident Brian Eberst finished four years at Cazenovia High School, where he was given a diploma for completing an Individualized Education Program. Eberst was advised […]

Family Says Farewell to Foreign Exchange Student


Pictured from left to right are Carter Woodworth, Katherine St. Pierre, Chris Graham, Marla Van Nieuwland, Carly Hazer, Brian Johnson, Casey Storer and Jocelyn Golden.

(Erieville, NY – June 2012) A party was held June 16 in Erieville at the home of Paul and Joni Golden as a send off for their latest […]

Monthly Luncheon Celebrates Sixth Year


(Erieville, NY – April 2012) The Erieville-Nelson-Fenner monthly luncheon, held at the Erieville Firehouse on the third Wednesday of every month at noon celebrated its sixth anniversary on April 18.

Everyone brings a dish to pass and if possible a short program is held. It is wonderful gathering inspired by Carol Booth and […]

Tuscarora Lake Ice Fishing Derby Proceeds Used to Restock the Lake

(Erieville, NY – March 2012) Even though this was a very mild winter with a lot of people skeptical about whether or not we would be able to have the Derby, a week of cold nights and then snow the night before made for a safe and beautiful day on Saturday, Feb. 18.

The newly […]

Tuscarora Lake Ice Fishing Derby is Feb. 18

(Erieville, NY – Feb. 2012) The 21st annual Tuscarora Lake Ice Fishing Derby will be held Feb. 18 from 5 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pre-registration will be held until 10 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Rod & Bobber Baitshop, 3558 Jones Road in Erieville or at the Blue Canoe Grille (formerly Rosies) on North Lake […]