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THE LEADERSHIP JOURNEY: Emma Bauso, Rosa Howard-Poston & Alyssa Whitfield (podcast)

THE LEADERSHIP JOURNEY: Emma Bauso, Rosa Howard-Poston & Alyssa Whitfield (podcast)
Join Gwen Webber-McLeod for May's special Mother's Day edition of The Leadership Journey where she will be joined in-studio by  Emma Bauso, photographer & stationary designer, Rosa Howard-Poston, licensed mental health counselor and Alyssa Whitfield, ... more
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SWAT team responds after Auburn police think woman was taken against her will

A SWAT team set up a perimeter around an Auburn home Sunday morning after police thought a woman had been taken from her vehicle against her will, Auburn police Detective B. Bergenstock said. Auburn police ... more
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‘Auburn at its best’: Volunteers finish Casey Park playground installation in Auburn

'Auburn at its best': Volunteers finish Casey Park playground installation in Auburn
“Old Time Rock and Roll,” performed by Perform 4 Purpose, played throughout Casey Park as the community gathered around the new playground for the 5 p.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday. Mayor Michael Quill opened the ... more
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Cayuga County judge closes sex offender’s civil confinement trial to public

Cayuga County judge closes sex offender's civil confinement trial to public
A Cayuga County judge has closed his courtroom following The Auburn Citizen's coverage of the first day of an inmate's civil confinement trial. On Wednesday, an Auburn Correctional Facility inmate appeared in court for a ... more
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Herman Avenue playground closed by Auburn school district due to safety concerns

Herman Avenue playground closed by Auburn school district due to safety concerns
The Herman Avenue Elementary School playground was closed by the city school district Friday over safety concerns, but plans are already underway to replace the equipment there. District superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo said personnel with Parkitechs, ... more
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Auburn city budget calls for 4.7-percent tax levy increase for 2018-2019

Auburn city budget calls for 4.7-percent tax levy increase for 2018-2019
Most city residents can expect to see a change — be it an increase or decrease — in their property tax bills this year. The city recently completed a property reassessment, which happens every four ... more
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Civil confinement trial begins for Auburn prison inmate

Civil confinement trial begins for Auburn prison inmate
An Auburn Correctional Facility inmate appeared in Cayuga County Court Wednesday after the state Attorney General's office filed a petition to civilly commit or supervise him upon his release from prison. The inmate is referred ... more
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Boil water order issued for select properties in Auburn

A boil water order was recently issued for about a dozen Auburn properties. The order was issued due to some work the city is doing on a waterline in the Fort Street area. Properties involved ... more
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Police: Auburn man charged with felony DWI after traffic stop

Police: Auburn man charged with felony DWI after traffic stop
An Auburn man was arrested on felony charges after he was found to have had a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit on Tuesday, according to police. Matthew T. Mcauliffe, 29, was ... more
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Despite public opposition, Auburn Planning Board approves Currier Plastics expansion

Despite public opposition, Auburn Planning Board approves Currier Plastics expansion
Wright Avenue resident Kathi Finizio said she was "disappointed" with the Auburn Planning Board's unanimous decision to approve a nearly 34,500-square-foot expansion to Currier Plastics Tuesday. The expansion will be a new warehouse with several ... more
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Auburn judge announces retirement; part-time justice seeks to replace him

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After two 10-year terms, Auburn City Court Judge Michael F. McKeon said he will not seek re-election in November. McKeon was first elected as city court judge in 1999, when he succeeded Judge James G ... more
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Pair charged with stealing $1,162 from Guess in Victor

Ontario man charged with forcible touching after domestic incident
On Tuesday at 5:28 p.m. deputies with the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested a pair of suspects after an investigation into a larceny that had occurred earlier in the day. Supreme R. Hines, 24 of ... more
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Jazz, Rock concert at Cayuga Community College

Jazz, Rock concert at Cayuga Community College
The Cayuga Community College Jazz Combo and Rock Ensemble Spring Concerts on May 8th will feature students performing songs from legendary performers and songwriters. Professor Michael Cortese, who is also music coordinator for Cayuga’s School ... more
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Joe Holland, GOP candidate for NY governor, has Auburn connection

Joe Holland, GOP candidate for NY governor, has Auburn connection
An attorney and small business owner with Auburn ties is mounting a longshot bid to become New York's 57th governor. Joe Holland is one of three candidates vying for the Republican gubernatorial nomination. In an ... more
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Without brewery or funding, future of Auburn’s riverside market unclear

Without brewery or funding, future of Auburn's riverside market unclear
When the city of Auburn applies for $10 million in state funding June 1, its application could shed light on the future of one of the city's most prominent downtown areas. In 2016, the city ... more
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Firefighters hit the water for rescue training in Auburn and Throop

Firefighters hit the water for rescue training in Auburn and Throop
Boats ripped through the Owasco River as a part of swift water rescue training in Auburn Saturday morning. The Auburn Fire Department and personnel from other area fire stations began boat rescue training the Miller ... more
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Helming says legislation needed after multi-day lockdown at Auburn Correctional Facility

Helming says legislation needed after multi-day lockdown at Auburn Correctional Facility
In the wake of a recent lockdown at Auburn Correctional Facility in Cayuga County, Senator Pam Helming is calling on Governor Cuomo and the Assembly Democratic Majority to support her legislation to crackdown on contraband ... more
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Auburn man pleads guilty to Wegmans purse snatching

David Mitchell said he didn't stay out of trouble for long. On Thursday, the 32-year-old appeared in Cayuga County Court, his hands in shackles and his head hung low as he faced his second judge ... more
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Auburn exploring possibility of implementing rental housing registry

Auburn exploring possibility of implementing rental housing registry
Auburn's housing stock was the topic of Thursday night's Auburn City Council meeting. City staff including Senior Code Enforcement Officer Brian Hicks, Director of Planning and Economic Development Jenny Haines and Assistant Corporation Counsel Nate ... more
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Auburn police investigating counterfeit bills being passed at several businesses

Several counterfeit $100 bills have been passed at multiple area businesses, the Auburn Police Department said Thursday. The APD is currently conducting multiple investigations into the bills with the serial number LGQ03229158, according to a ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Wild-water in Shortsville, Wild-life in local photos & Wild-weather shortens our spring (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Wild-water in Shortsville, Wild-life in local photos & Wild-weather shortens our spring (podcast)
We've been talking about the upcoming spring since late February, but the last FLX Weekly of April is here and we're still waiting for a breakthrough in the weather. We had a taste early this ... more
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