Stirpe: Assembly budget proposal expands access to higher education in CNY

Al Stirpe

The Assembly proposal includes smart investments in critical programs that help make college affordable for many more New Yorkers. We’re surrounded by future surgeons, engineers and farmers who’ll keep us healthy, safe and fed. However, in order for students to earn a higher education they might be trading the ability to buy […]

Nests and Eggs

The Chenango Bird Club begins its program season with a presentation titled “Nests and Eggs” on Wednesday, April 12, at 7 p.m., at Rogers Environmental Education Center’s Bird Exhibit Cabin. The program will provide a close look at nesting birds, from nest-building to fledging.

Our presenter, Robyn Bailey is the project leader […]

Ten Raiders recognized on National Academic Squad

Colgate Field Hockey Players Named to Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad The Colgate field hockey team had 10 players recognized as part of the Zag Field Hockey/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad, as announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Wednesday, March 15.

In addition, Senior Kayla Robinson (Davis, Calif.) was named a Scholar […]

Clinton Chamber of Commerce annual meeting

You are cordially invited to attend the Annual Meeting of the Clinton Chamber of Commerce Wednesday, April 12, 2017 Breakfast: 7:30 am – Program: 8 am LutheranCare Featured Speaker: Hamilton College president, David Wippman began his tenure as the 20th president on July 1, 2016. A recognized authority in international law, he has taught public […]

Grace Campbell of Canastota among 205 Saint Rose student-athletes

Named to NE10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll for Academic Achievement

The College of Saint Rose is proud that Grace Campbell of Canastota, New York, is one of 205 Saint Rose student-athletes who have been named to the Northeast-10 Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, a recognition of outstanding academic achievement.

Campbell is a sophomore on the Golden Knights […]

Yoga may help SUNY Canton students deal with stress

Pictured is SUNY Canton Assistant Professor Erica M. Sharpe, Ph.D., leading a yoga class in the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. Sharpe will be conducting a new study on the effects of yoga in college students.

A new study has been set to determine the effects of mind and body exercises in […]

Gilligan’s hosts “FUNraising” evening for Friends of Rogers March 27

Rogers Environmental Education Center, the popular regional attraction visited by over 13,000 annually, hosts programs in every season of the year. Gilligan’s in Sherburne will host a special “FUNraising” dinner to benefit the Center March 27. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

All are invited to dine at Gilligan’s in Sherburne on March 27 to […]

Mohawk Valley Rotary Club partners with Herkimer College student

Pictured from left are Rotary member Roger Skinner, Herkimer College student, mily McGraw and Rotary Club President Heather Irons.

The Mohawk Valley Rotary Club partnered with Herkimer College student, Emily McGraw to help her complete her community outreach internship. McGraw coordinated the collection of books for the Book for the World program by establishing […]

Lauren Weeks of Hamilton named to St. Lawrence University dean’s list

Lauren J. Weeks of Hamilton has been selected for inclusion on St. Lawrence University’s dean’s list for academic achievement during the Fall 2016 semester.

Weeks is a member of the Class of 2018 and is majoring in Performance & Comm Arts and Sociology. Weeks attended Hamilton Central School.

To be eligible for the dean’s list, […]

Sarah Moon of Chittenango inducted into Mathematics Honorary Society at St. Lawrence University

Sarah E. Moon of Chittenango has been selected for membership in the St. Lawrence University chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon, the national mathematics honorary society.

Moon is a member of the Class of 2019 and is majoring in Mathematics. Moon attended Chittenango Senior High School.

Membership eligibility for Pi Mu Epsilon varies by class year, […]

Eagle Scout, Ingmire educates local Cub Scouts on conservation, renewable energy

Stockbridge Valley fourth-graders Wyatt Douthit and Tim Bernet meet with Madison County Planning Department Director Scott Ingmire.

Two members of the Munnsville Pack 7 Cub Scouts met with Planning Department Director Scott Ingmire from the Madison County Planning Department about his job and all the great things that Madison County is doing to conserve […]

Award-winning author and educator named guest of honor for annual ‘Spring Frolic’ benefit

Friends of Rogers will host its sixth annual Spring Frolic fundraising event for Rogers Environmental Education Center on March 30 from 6-9 pm. A highlight of this year’s festivities will be special recognition of Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer, an award-wining author, ecologist, and educator who is a SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor with the College of […]