"Baldwinsville" Tagged Articles

Agriculture, Central New York, Community

Katie’s Pumpkin Patch is Still Providing Families with Memories 20 Years Later

By , BDJ 364.03

Listen here to hear about my trip to 20 year old Katie’s Pumpkin Patch in Baldwinsville. By Nicholas Kuzma, Baldwinsville, NY (NCC News)- Twenty years after its establishment date, Katie’s Pumpkin Patch in Baldwinsville is still doing well. “It’s been good to us,” said David Hafner. Hafner is a farmer who was born and raised […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Health, Public Safety

Heroin in Unexpected Places

By , BDJ 664.01

Kristen Edwards SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The heroin epidemic does not discriminate. The drug is everywhere in Central New York… even in the small, suburban Village of Baldwinsville. This week alone, Baldwinsville has hosted two heroin-related events. The first was a community forum intended to educate the public on heroin and its effects. The Baldwinsville School District partnered with […]

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Central New York, Public Safety

Baby Maddox’s Body Found, Father Charged With Second Degree Murder

By , BDJ 465.03

By Bretton Keenan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)–The father of once missing baby Maddox Lawrence has been charged with second degree murder. Ryan Lawrence is expected to be arraigned tomorrow morning. While the body has still not been confirmed by DNA testing to be Maddox, Syracuse Police Chief Frank Fowler said in a news conference earlier today […]

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Government

Local Poll Sites Glad to Welcome Voters

By , BDJ 464.01

By Brian Ives SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Election Day is just over a week away, and polling sites in Central New York say despite the challenges of hosting voters, they are glad to provide space for voting. Employees at the Baldwinsville Public Library, the polling place in the Village of Baldwinsville, said Election Day usually goes […]

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Arts, Business, Health, Sports, Uncategorized

New YMCA to Meet Needs of Growing Community

By , BDJ 464.03

by Ashley Siu BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Since volunteers began planning for a Northwest Family YMCA in Baldwinsville 15 years ago, the town’s population has grown nearly ten percent. This new 100,000 square ft. YMCA will be the largest in the Syracuse area to accommodate the growing population. “They’ve been getting together for years now hoping to […]

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Education, Public Safety

Local Volunteer Firefighter Earns College Scholarship

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By Owen Gotimer BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Baldwinsville-native Casey Palmer began volunteer firefighting at Baldwinsville Station 2 two years ago after his friend suggested he join the department. Just last week, Palmer was awarded a scholarship for his dedication to firefighting and to his education. Through the Higher Education Learning Plan (HELP), the Firemen’s Association […]

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