Herkimer College to host Fall Fest and Alumni Weekend

Herkimer County Community College will hold its annual Fall Fest and Alumni Weekend Friday, Sept. 29 and Saturday, Sept. 30.

On Friday, the Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony and reception will be held in the Robert McLaughlin College Center from 5 to 9 p.m. Reservations are required. More information is available at herkimergenerals.com/hof.

Saturday’s […]

Morrisville State College preparing for annual Mustang Weekend Sept. 29 through Oct. 1

Pictured are participants from last year’s Morrisville State College Mustang Weekend. Photo courtesy Ken Chapman

A variety of laughs, food, fun and excitement are once again on tap to celebrate Morrisville State College’s annual Mustang Weekend Friday, Sept. 29, through Sunday, Oct. 1.

The weekend kicks off with the Mustang field hockey team hosting […]

Kallet to host social dance Sept. 16

There will be a social dance from 7 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at the Greater Oneida Kallet Civic Center, 159 Main St., Oneida. Live music will be provided by Rhythm ‘n Shoes. Admission is $15 per person, and the dance is open to the public. For more information, call the Kallet at […]

Paddle the Nine-Mile Swamp with Friends of Rogers

Boating enthusiasts enjoy a recent program with Friends of Rogers; join them for a Nine-Mile Swamp excursion Oct. 7. Photo courtesy of Rogers

Join Friends of Rogers at 9 a.m. on Oct. 7 for a scenic fall foliage paddle through beautiful Nine-Mile Swamp in Hubbardsville. This is an excellent trip for beginners who seek […]

Madison County Hop Fest Weekend Sept. 15-17, 2017

Mike and Erin Curro and Christina and Jim Lacy all of Oneida enjoying the Taste of Hops at 2016 Madison County Hop Fest. This year’s 22nd Annual Madison County Hop Fest Weekend is Sept. 15-17, 2017.

The Madison County Hop Fest celebration is September 15-17, a time set aside to pay homage to the […]

Utica Library to offer zumba

The Utica Public Library hosts Zumba Mondays, Oct. 16 and 23, at 6:30 p.m. in the library gallery.

These free classes are a fun and effective workout system in a dance party atmosphere.

For any level of fitness. Presented by Mamie Bowdish Aquino. To register, call the library at 315-735-2279, or you can register online […]

Apple Fest is Sept. 13 in Norwich

Norwich Farmers Market is hosting an apple fest on Wednesday, September 13, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in East Park, Norwich, highlighting county producers and farmers markets with games and prizes (including apple scented candles from A Little Herbal Shoppe, lamb from Lamb’s Quarters Organic Farm, apple-themed crafts from Country Fixin’s, and many more). […]

Sixth annual mum sale fundraiser

The Oneida Improvement Committee’s sixth annual mum sale is going on now through Sept. 5.

We have reserved plenty of potted mums in several colors to choose from. Prices are one for $15, two for $20 or three for $25. Color choices are red, yellow, purple, and orange. Orders are due Sept. 5.

Mail your […]

Sheriff’s Office receives grant to increase visibility on area trails from state Canal Corporation

Funds totaling $39,500 will be used to increase patrol visibility on the Erie Canalway Trail and marine patrol on Oneida Lake

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has received notification that continuation funding in the amount of $39,500 was awarded to them based on an approved application seeking to sustain bicycle patrols on the Erie Canalway […]

Mohican Model A Car Club to host show in Wampsville Sept. 10

The Mohican Model A Ford Club will hold its annual Antique Automobile Show and Flea Market at the Wampsville Firemen’s Field on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is no admission charge but visitors are encouraged to contribute toward Show expenses by purchasing raffle tickets to win several hundred dollars […]

Wheel Days will roll Sept. 22 through 24

Be a wheel watcher or a wheel turner when the 46th annual edition of Wheel Days rolls onto the Madison County Fairgrounds, Sept. 22 through 24

The wheels will start spinning Friday evening at 7 p.m. with the Truck Pull, while at 8 p.m. The Morgan Creek Band will be Rockin’ the stage. Saturday will […]

Oneida area pups brought their people to the pool today

Local pups got to mingle with their friends at the municipal pool in Oneida Aug. 19. The second annual Puppy Paddle was a popular place to be Saturday. Martha E. Conway

Martha Conway

(Oneida 081917) The Oneida Parks & Rec Department is draining the municipal pool today, but not before our four-legged friends got […]