In today’s Valley Viewpoints, a family thanks fellow diners for their help and Len Spano defends BOCES for “at risk” students. Continue reading
By state Sen. Patricia Ritchie
For college seniors across the country, the month of June means pomp and circumstance, caps in the air and lots of celebrating.
However, as graduates experience the excitement surrounding the next chapter of their lives, for many, the high cost of higher education looms large in the distance. Continue reading
By state Assemblyman Will Barclay
Unfortunately, our office often hears firsthand accounts from local residents who have been scammed.
I wanted to let people know of common scams local residents have experienced recently and how to avoid scams and identity theft. Continue reading
Dyshon L. Bryant, 24, of Onondaga Ave., Syracuse, was charged with four county of criminal possession of stolen property, a felony, and false personation, a misdemeanor, after he was found to possess firearms that had been taken from a Hannibal residence and providing a fake name when identifying himself to police. Continue reading
By Debra J. Groom
A year ago Beverly Belton lost everything.
Well, everything but her life, thanks to two Fulton police officers.
“I never moved. I sat and watched as these first responders worked, going into the house, I watched everything that they did,” Belton said, remembering June 1, 2013. when her Fulton apartment building went up in flames. Continue reading