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MacKenzie-Childs announces new craft festival set for September

MacKenzie-Childs announces new craft festival set for April
MacKenzie-Childs has announced a new Artisan Craft Festival to debut in Aurora this fall. The festival will take place the weekend of September 30 to October 2, 2022. It will be hosted by MacKenzie-Childs at ... more
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Wells College welcomes new VP of academic and student affairs

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Susan Henking will join Wells College this summer as the new vice president of academic and student affairs. The private college is located in the Village of Aurora in Cayuga County and serves about 450 ... more
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Susan Henking named Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs at Wells College

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Wells College announced today that it has named Susan Henking—a skilled higher education professional with a broad range of executive and academic leadership experience—as its new vice president for academic and student affairs. Henking, who ... more
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Southern Cayuga CSD drama club set to perform Mamma Mia for Spring 2022 musical

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After a yearlong hiatus, the Southern Cayuga CSD drama club is pleased to return to the stage and present the upcoming performances of Mamma Mia for their spring 2022 musical.  "You would never know that ... more
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Group exhibition by regional artists opens February 24 at Wells College’s String Room Gallery

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The String Room Gallery of Wells College is pleased to announce the opening of "Life as Clouds," a group exhibition juried and curated by the students in the Professional Practices in Visual Arts course. All ... more
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Taylor House Conference Center unveiled by Inns of Aurora in Cayuga County

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The Inns of Aurora announced the opening of the Taylor House Conference Center this week. Taylor House Conference Center is situated in the center of the historic Village of Aurora, featuring charming views of the ... more
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UPDATE: Skaneateles’ Blue Water Grill staff to temporarily work at Sherwood Inn

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In an effort to help keep local restaurants operating under tough times, staff will be switching to another restaurant temporarily in Skaneateles. The Blue Water Grill in Skaneateles is going to be closed between Sept ... more
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The Morgan Opera House will present Suffragists From The Stage Saturday, August 21 at 7:30 p.m.

The Morgan Opera House will present Suffragists From The Stage Saturday, August 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Suffragists From The Stage is a performance of pro-suffrage quotes that American actresses uttered during the fight for voting rights, a history lesson wrapped in a theatrical performance. Produced by the New Perspectives Theatre Company, ... more
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Grant win for Wells College means water plant improvements can happen without tax implication

Grant win for Wells College means water plant improvements can happen without tax implication
Wells College has secured much needed funding through a federal grant to help with water treatment plant improvements. The Aurora college said that it had been granted a $1 million award through the Northern Border ... more
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Mackenzie-Childs opts for a second year of going virtual for their famous Barn Sale

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The Mackenzie-Childs Barn Sale will be held virtually for the second year in a row on Wednesday, July 28 until Sunday, August 1. Discounts of up to 70% off will be offered on furniture, ceramics, ... more
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HABs shut down two beaches in Cayuga County

Cayuga County beach shut down after algae bloom spotted
The Cayuga County Health Department informed the public this week that the beaches at Wells College and Camp Casper Gregory on Cayuga Lake are closed due to the presence of harmful algal blooms (HABs). The ... more
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Wells College has accreditation reaffirmed after being placed on probation

Wells College has accreditation reaffirmed after being placed on probation
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education has informed Wells College that it reaffirmed the Wells College’s accreditation at its meeting held June 24. The College had been on probation with the Middle States Commission since June ... more
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Wells College announces Covid-19 vaccine requirements

Wells College announces Covid-19 vaccine requirements
A recent press release from Wells College announces Covid-19 vaccination requirements for all students and employees: All members of the campus community must be fully immunized by August 15, in preparation for the fall 2021 ... more
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Wells College hosts 153rd Commencement ceremony in Aurora

Wells College hosts 153rd Commencement ceremony in Aurora
During Wells College’s 153rd Commencement ceremony today, President Jonathan Gibralter conferred undergraduate degrees upon 73 graduating students. In addition, a longtime professor who is retiring this year was granted the honorary title of professor emeritus, ... more
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Wells College President Gibralter responds after hate crimes in Georgia

Grant win for Wells College means water plant improvements can happen without tax implication
Wells College President Jonathan Gibralter condemned the hate crimes that occurred earlier this week in Georgia- after six Asian-Americans were killed in a series of murders. He labeled the attacks domestic terrorism. He published a ... more
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Cayuga County warns of potential COVID exposure at four local businesses

Cayuga County warns of potential COVID exposure at four local businesses
The Cayuga County Health Department is telling residents to watch out for symptoms if they visited any four establishments after positive COVID tests. The businesses included are: - Falcon Lanes in Auburn. The potential exposure ... more
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Wells College extends remote learning after four more positive COVID tests reported

Grant win for Wells College means water plant improvements can happen without tax implication
The college in Cayuga County that switched to remote learning a week after announcing that it had been COVID free for the first two months of the fall semester is extending it. Wells College President ... more
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Wells College going remote for the week after positive COVID test

Wells College going remote for the week after positive COVID test
On Tuesday, Wells College notified the campus community that there was a report of an individual on campus who has tested positive for COVID-19. As result, the college announced they would be moving fully remote ... more
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Wells College keeps campus open with no confirmed cases of COVID-19 so far

No cases of COVID-19 yet at Wells College
More than nine weeks into the fall semester, Wells College has succeeded in doing what few other colleges could: Keep its campus 100 percent free of the coronavirus. Since the fall semester began, no active ... more
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