Log Cabin Books to sponsor ‘Business After Hours’ with Friends of Rogers

Join Commerce Chenango and the Hamilton Business Alliance Aug. 21 to experience the area’s premier eco-tourist destination while socializing with fellow community members. Sponsored by Log Cabin Books, the “Business After Hours” will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Rogers Environmental Education Center on Route 80 in Sherburne.

During that afternoon, North America […]

Mary Elizabeth Sheridan of Oneida graduates from the University of Rhode Island

At the University of Rhode Island’s 131st Commencement on Saturday and Sunday, May 20-21, 2017, about 2,600 undergraduate and 650 graduate degrees were awarded. The former students became the University’s newest alumni.

Mary Elizabeth Sheridan of Oneida, received a Bachelor of Science, Communicative Disorders Summa Cum Laude.

Students who received the honor summa cum laude […]

Local students named to SUNY New Paltz spring 2017 dean’s list

SUNY New Paltz has released the dean’s list for outstanding academic achievement during the spring 2017 semester.

Dean’s list designation is reserved for students who excel academically and earn at least a 3.3 grade-point average in a semester with a full-time course load.

This year’s dean’s list included the following students:

Christine Carter-Huffman of Manlius […]

Local residents graduate from RIT

Some 3,500 students graduated during Rochester Institute of Technology’s 132nd commencement celebration, held in May, including:

Christopher Fisher of Oneida, who graduated with a BS in museum studies. Mystical Harrington of Kirkville, who graduated with a BS in ASL-English interpretation. Megan Hyla of Chittenango, who graduated with a BS/MS in physician assistant. Emily Marris of […]

CazCares Story Room and Georgetown Storytime Room Request Gently Used Board Books

Gently used board books are needed at both the CazCares Story Room and the Georgetown Storytime Room.Board books are shared with families in order to provide an opportunity for reading aloud to infants and young toddlers. These types of books are small enough to be held in tiny hands and have sturdy, thick pages, usually […]

Purchase College celebrates student achievements at 45th annual commencement ceremony

Nearly 1,100 students were welcomed as alumni on May 19 at the Westchester County Center in White Plains at Purchase College’s Commencement Ceremony.

The following local students were recognized:

Ashley King, of Oneida graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Performance. Ericka Longo, of Manlius graduated with a Bachelor of […]

Jordan Anderson receives the HPHP Champion Award

Anderson, a student from West Edmeston, a major in Human Performance and Health Promotion B.S., received the HPHP Champion Award. This award recognizes a human performance and health promotion senior who is a champion in the classroom, on campus and in the community.

SUNY Oswego announces area graduates for spring 2017

More than 1,000 students completed their baccalaureate studies at SUNY Oswego in spring 2017 and were recognized during Commencement in May.

A student who graduates with honors is indicated by the traditional Latin phrases summa cum laude, with highest honor (grade averages of 3.8 to 4.0); magna cum laude, with great honor (grade averages of […]

James Plows Earns Graduate Degree from SUNY New Paltz

James Plows of Brookfield was one of more than 200 SUNY New Paltz graduate students who earned advanced degrees and certificates during the spring 2017 semester. Congratulations!

SUNY New Paltz 2017 commencement – undergraduate degrees

The State University of New York at New Paltz announces the conferral of more than 1,200 undergraduate degrees following the conclusion of the spring 2017 semester.

The College would like to congratulate the following Class of 2017 graduates:

Carlyne Hazer of Cazenovia

Elizabeth Palmer of New Woodstock


Herkimer College Children’s Center to be open year-round

The Herkimer College Children’s Center will be open all year, beginning this fall. Openings are available for children from age 18 months to five years old starting Monday, Aug. 28.

The Children’s Center is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and offers quality care and a nurturing learning environment for […]

Local students named to dean’s list at Loyola University Maryland

Loyola University Maryland has announced the members of its spring 2017 dean’s list. In order to qualify for the dean’s list at Loyola, a student must achieve a minimum QPA of at least 3.500 for the term, provided that, in the term, they have successfully completed courses totaling a minimum of 15 credits.

The following […]