5 Things You Should Know About Sunscreen
Jun20

5 Things You Should Know About Sunscreen

You Can protect Against UV Rays Even Before Applying the Sunscreen. Wear clothes. Shirts, hats, shorts and pants provide the best protection from UV rays – and they don’t coat your skin with goop. Find shade – or make it. Picnic under a tree, read beneath an umbrella or take a canopy to the beach. Plan around the sun. Go outdoors in early morning or late afternoon, when the sun is lower. UV radiation peaks at midday. Sunglasses aren’t...

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Planning Now for a Summer Job
Apr17

Planning Now for a Summer Job

By Shannon Phillips, Employment and Training Specialist at Cortland Works Career Center At this time of year, I start to see a lot of youth, ages 14-16 especially, who are looking for employment. Let me start by saying there are very few jobs for this age group in Cortland. With an increase in adults taking part-time jobs and the restrictions placed by New York State on young workers, employers have few positions that they fill with...

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The Summer Youth Work Program
Aug19

The Summer Youth Work Program

My Personal Experience As a participant in the Summer Youth Employment and Training Program (SYETP), I can say that you will end up doing many fun things. The Program offers work sites that will allow most people to do the type of work that they want to do. In the beginning, because of orientation, I thought that the program was going to be very boring. Orientation covers all of the expectations and legal requirements of becoming an...

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National Soft Serve Ice Cream Day
Aug19

National Soft Serve Ice Cream Day

Today, August 19th, is national ice cream day. Who doesn’t love ice cream? Definitely a holiday worth celebrating! Soft serve ice cream is the result of air being introduced to the dairy product during the freezing process. In 1934 on Memorial Day weekend, Tom Carvel had a flat tire on his ice cream truck in Hartsdale, New York.  After pulling into a parking lot, he began selling the softened ice cream to vacationers driving by....

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Noyze Weekly Horoscope: Week of August 8th-14th
Aug08

Noyze Weekly Horoscope: Week of August 8th-14th

Aquarius January 20 – February 18 : You definitely get by with a little help from your friends as your week gets underway. Take their advice – they mean well. The middle of the week can be a challenging time as you begin to realize that you have limitations. Do what you can and try to put the parts you can’t do out of your mind. You should have lots of energy to work with over the weekend, so look for movement on a...

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