Garden Club Completes Museum Garden


(Chittenango, NY – June 2012) The Chittenango Garden Club recently completed planting a native perennial garden at Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum.

The idea for the garden was conceived and approved last year and the members prepared the site by mulching the area last fall. This spring, the plants were purchased and Sunday, […]

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 […]

Conway, Rothrock Exchange Vows

(Chittenango, NY – May 2012) Alison Nicole Conway and Brian Francis Rothrock were married May 19 in an intimate ceremony with immediate family at the gazebo in Stickles Park, Chittenango.

Chittenango Mayor Ronny L. Goeler officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Henry J. and Martha E. Conway of Chittenango and granddaughter of Ruth […]

Chittenango Garden Club to Meet April 10

(Chittenango, NY – April 2012) Chittenango Garden Club’s first meeting of 2012 is Tuesday, April 10, at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of Sullivan Free Library in Chittenango. The speaker is Gail Harrington of Hickory Meadow in Kirkville, and she will talk about growing and using gourds.

The Club is a member of Federated […]

Mayor Thanks Many for Sept. 11 Remembrance

To the Editor:

(Chittenango, NY – Sept. 2011) Sept. 11, 2011: 10 years since the catastrophic events happened in New York City, at the World Trade Center, Washington, D.C. at the Pentagon, Shanksville, Penn., in a farm field, and for those aboard all the hijacked airplanes.

Yet those events impacted not only those areas […]

Sept. 11, 2001: A Decade Remembered Around the County


(Leonardsville, NY – Sept. 2011) The Leonardsville Fire Department, wanting to do something special in remembrance of Sept. 11, 2001, to show its support for victims and survivors of that tragic day 10 years ago, recently installed decals on its company pickup truck. (Pictured)

According to Assistant Fire Chief Michael A. Jones, the […]

Sept. 11, 2001, Remembrance Planned in Chittenango

(Chittenango, NY – Sept. 11, 2011) The village of Chittenango will hold a Sept. 11, 2011, remembrance ceremony Sunday, Sept. 11, at Stickles Park, Falls Boulevard at Genesee Street in the village.

The candlelight time of reflection will run from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., and features a keynote speaker who survived that day in the […]

Garden Club Plans Plant Sale

(Chittenango, NY – May 2011) A spring plant sale sponsored by the Chittenango Garden Club is scheduled for Saturday May 14 from 8 a.m. until noon at Stickles Park in Chittenango.

Geraniums, annuals, hanging plants, house plants and vegetable plants from Sorbello’s and Brookside Greenhouses will be available.

Also for sale will be perennials from […]

Garden Club Season Begins March 8

(Chittenango, NY – March 2011) The Chittenango Garden Club begins its 72nd year Tuesday, March 8, at 6:30 p.m., with a dinner meeting at Delphia’s restaurant in Chittenango. Membership is open to anyone 18 years of age or older.

The club is a member of the Federated Garden Clubs of New York State, Inc., […]