CANAL MARKER DEDICATED

Canal marker dedicated

In operation from 1845 to 1877, the canal played a major role in economic development in the Valley, serving as the modern highway of today.

Today in History

Today is Sunday, July 14, the 195th day of 2013. There are 170 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 14, 1913, Gerald…

GIANT DRUM SET ENJOYED

Giant drum set enjoyed

The entire set is composed of 231 pieces and it took 49 years to collect the pieces and put the entire set together.

SUNSHINE WELCOMED AT FAIR

Sunshine welcomed at fair

Attendance has been hampered with rain and flooding for the start of the 6-day fair in Cortland, but the rides were packed and vendors were …

Zimmerman-trial-protest

Jurors in Zimmerman trial have question

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — As jurors deliberated for a second day in George Zimmerman’s murder trial, there was little understanding between two c…

Yemen-Soldiers-Killed

2 soldiers killed in Yemen ambush

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni security official says gunmen have killed two soldiers and wounded three in an ambush in a province where the m…

Arizon-Dust-Storm

Dust settles in south-central Arizona

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — The dust has settled in south-central Arizona for now, leaving behind some clouds, just a few sprinkles of rain and light…