The Grand Marshall of this year’s Labor Day Parade at the State Fair was led by a current military member. Senior Master SGT. Toby Shelly’s 29 year career in the military has taken him on a rewarding journey. He’s now a Superintendent with craftsmen for an Engineering Unit with the 174th Fighter Wing at Hancock Field.
The State Fair is winding down, and if you’re looking for something different to check out, the Empire State Theatre and Musical Museum in the Art and Home Center might fit the bill. Sure, you’ll be hoofing it all over the fairgrounds, but spare yourself some energy to perform some 'pedal pumping' on a player piano from the early 1900’s.
A coalition of criminal justice, children’s and civil rights groups is trying to change how teenagers are treated in the New York’s criminal justice system. They want to keep young people accountable if they’ve committed a crime…but also preserve their future.
A special drug trafficking unit nabbed heroin in raids in Onondaga County worth around 200-thousand dollars. Local Sheriff’s deputies worked with federal agents and state police to arrest 14 defendants and seize 20 ounces of the drug. They say it was packaged in about 18-thousand packets for sale. They also recovered cash and illegal hand guns.