MOBOCES Announces 1 st Period Honor Roll

The following students have been named to the High Honor Roll and Honor Roll for the Alternative Education High School program at Madison-Oneida BOCES for the first marking period.


Camden Sierra Hildebrandt

Oneida Grace Jayson

Rome Michael Allen Jr.; Joshua Brown; Madison Butler; Isaiah Cvetezar; Tylor Donovan; Mallory Garcia; Pedro […]

Area students intern through SUNY Oswego in fall 2017

Several SUNY Oswego students from the area took part in internships in fall 2017 with a wide variety of employers through the college’s Center for Experiential Learning, providing a strong on-the-job learning experience to amplify their coursework.

Zachary Snow of South Court Street in Canastota, a junior chemistry major, interned with Port of Oswego Authority […]

UAlbany’s Living-Learning Communities Volunteer Through Day of Service

More than 500 new Living-Learning Community students spent one of their first weekends at UAlbany volunteering on-campus and in the City of Albany through opportunities provided by the Living-Learning Community Connections weekend.

On Saturday, Sept. 16, about 250 students volunteered to support Albany Medical Center, The Capital City Rescue Mission, CHIME (an after-school music program), […]

GEMS December meeting

Canastota Public Library’s GEMS Group (Girls interested in Engineering, Math and Science) will be making Minty Boost Kits at their December 1st meeting. The meeting will be held at the Library in the second floor Carnegie Room from 3:30 – 4:30pm. Sign-ups for this Minty Boost Kit is necessary as space is limited.

These kits […]

Madison Beck named WPI women’s student-athlete of the week

The seniors from the women’s basketball team, which features Madison Beck, have been tabbed as the WPI female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Nov. 19.

Led by repeat MVP Ama Biney, who averaged 15 points to go with eight rebounds, four steals and two assists this past weekend, the six-member class […]

Nicholas Santaro of Manlius Selected for Chemistry Honorary Society at St. Lawrence University

Pictured from left are Nick Santaro, Meghan Oram, Anne Buck, Kelsey Murphy and Avery Peck.

Nicholas J.P. Santaro of Manlius has been selected for membership into Chymist, the chemistry honorary society at St. Lawrence University.

Santaro is a member of the Class of 2018 and is majoring in biology.

This organization derives its name […]

Rory McCarthy named academic All-District in football

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute student-athlete Rory McCarthy of Oneida has earned CoSIDA Academic All-District recognition.

Mechanical Engineering…Junior Strong safety…Third on team in tackles with 48, including 25 unassisted…First in pass breakups (5) and second in interceptions (4)…One fumble recovery…Liberty League Defensive Performer of the Week once…All-Liberty League Second Team…Two-sport athlete…Runs 400 hurdles, 110 hurdles and 4×400 […]

Copper Turret celebrates grand opening of Brewhouse, debuts new Morrisville-branded brews

Morrisville State College President David Rogers cuts the ribbon during the official opening of the new brewery at the Copper Turret Restaurant & Brewhouse in Morrisville. Pictured with him are Senator David Valesky, left, and David Katleski, right, founder of Empire Brewing Company and president of the New York State Brewers Association. Photo by […]

SUNY Oswego awards Deans’ Scholarships to area residents

SUNY Oswego has made Deans’ Awards to a select group of students who started at the college in fall 2017.

The scholarships are $6,000 over four years. For non-New York state students, the total award can increase to as much as $42,000 in combination with a Destination Oswego scholarship.

Sydney L. O’Dell of Hepatica Hill […]

SUNY Oswego awards Presidential Scholarships to area residents

SUNY Oswego has awarded Presidential Scholarships to a select group of students from the area who started at the college in fall 2017.

The scholarships are $20,000 over four years — $5,000 a year — for students residing on campus. Off-campus Presidential Scholarships are $2,500 a year.

John F. Brusa of Russet Lane in Solvay, […]

Explore the “Wonders of Winter” with Friends of Rogers

Young naturalists investigate tiny organisms at Rogers Center during camp last winter. This year’s “Wonders of Winter” will again offer a variety of opportunities for campers to explore the local environment. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

Although winter is just starting to arrive, Adventure Camp season will soon be underway with Friends of Rogers! […]

SUNY Potsdam awards scholarships to area undergraduate and graduate students

The State University of New York at Potsdam has awarded scholarships, grants and awards to 1,071 students for the 2017-18 academic year. These accomplished SUNY Potsdam undergraduate and graduate students were recognized for their achievements with support for their educational experience.

The students include:

David Coons of Syracuse, who is majoring in Music Business and […]