Auburn native Jacob Clark has been named Officer of the Year by the Chapel Hill Police Department in North Carolina.
Passing legislation to protect same-sex marriages in the Senate was a monthslong effort, building on a decadeslong push. An inside look at how it happened.
The Citizen's top five most-read stories of the work week.
The Port Byron Fire Department is encouraging community members to safely share information about their homes and family members that can help emergency responders be better prepared in case of emergency.
AUBURN — Under a potential amendment to Auburn's sewer agreement with neighboring towns, wholesale rates for those towns would get a slight uptick.
Stephanie DeVito has helped Democratic candidates get elected to Auburn-area offices.
Every Friday, The Citizen features a pet available for adoption from the Finger Lakes SPCA of Central New York. This week, we spotlight Jackson.
AUBURN — A rout looked in store for Auburn boys basketball against Central Square.
The debate over Cayuga County's contribution to the Cayuga Economic Development Agency ended Thursday with legislators rejecting a proposal to increase funding by $35,000 in 2023.
Once every two weeks each summer, boaters on Owasco Lake may spot some of our neighbors working diligently from their boats, analyzing lake water using tools like Secchi disks, Kemmerer samplers and other scientific equipment. These citizen scientists are participating in CSLAP.
The union representing New York state corrections officers is calling an attempt to "choke the life out an officer" at Auburn Correctional Facility a direct result of a state law limiting the use of solitary confinement.
The police officers who protect New York public universities and state parks want the same retirement plan as state troopers and nearly all local law enforcement officers.
Firefighters have been battling a house fire in the town of Springport since late Thursday morning.
Firefighters battle a house fire in the town of Springport that caused considerable structural damage to the single-family home at 4440 Truesdale Road. The call for the fire came in at 11:34 a.m. An elderly couple who lived in the home got out safely, said Union Springs fire chief Garrett Waldron.
Auburn boys basketball held on for a 57-53 win over Central Square on Thursday.
It is the start of the holiday season, and fresh Christmas trees are now available either precut or U-cut. There are several reasons to consider a locally grown tree, or at least a New York one.
Auburn florist Carmen Cosentino's weekly column focuses on Flowers, Plants and Things.
Holiday Traditions, the open houses at Auburn's historic and cultural sites that take place every second Sunday in December, will return this year for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic.
Voters who cast their ballots at the wrong New York polling place will have their votes counted under a bill signed by Gov. Kathy Hochul.
When Cayuga County legislators were finalizing the 2022 budget about a year ago, one of the last-minute changes made before adoption was a pay reduction for the person who leads county government.
U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney, who will represent Cayuga County beginning in January, has been named to one committee and formed a new caucus in Congress.
The Auburn bowling teams dominated West Genesee in a varsity match on Wednesday.
CAZENOVIA — Financial issues, the continuing fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, and dwindling student enrollment are forcing Cazenovia College to close just shy of its 200th anniversary,
The Auburn Police Department has determined the cause of a two-vehicle accident downtown in which a minvan struck a building Tuesday afternoon.
A new law is intended to help reduce unwanted telemarketing calls to New Yorkers.
For the last several years, the title of many of our grant proposals has been, "Making Music to a Million." Over the years, we have kept track of the amount of money raised at events that Perform 4 Purpose has participated in. This includes our own fundraisers as well as collaborations with …
A company based in the town of Venice has been awarded state funding and tax credits as one of Central New York Regional Economic Development Council's priority projects this year.
At the Auburn Enlarged City School District, we believe all students, teachers and staff should feel welcomed and valued in our halls and classrooms. To that end, the district has embarked on a several-pronged approach to promote diversity, equity and inclusion.
A report by the state inspector general's office shows that inmates of color are disproportionately disciplined for breaking rules in the state prison system, and that injustice demands action by state officials.
Several anniversaries will be celebrated when the village of Seneca Falls hosts its annual "It's a Wonderful Life" Festival this weekend.
This week's local crime and court updates from The Citizen.
These are some of the most luxurious homes on the Auburn and Cayuga County market.
A lawyer for the white gunman who pleaded guilty to state charges in the killing of 10 Black people at a Buffalo supermarket says he would be willing plead guilty to federal charges if spared the death penalty. Payton Gendron pleaded guilty late last month to state charges of murder and hate-motivated terrorism, guaranteeing he'll spend the rest of his life in prison. But he still faces separate federal hate crime charges that could result in a death sentence if he's convicted. Gendron's lawyer said in court Friday that he's prepared to enter a guilty plea in federal court in exchange for a life sentence.
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