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 […]

Trinity Episcopal Church to host tent sale Woodsmen’s weekend

On Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in conjunction with the Woodmen’s Field Days, the Trinity Episcopal Church will hold a tent sale, in the churchyard between Schuyler and Ford Streets in Boonville from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or until sold out/

There will be garage sale-type items for sale. Come early to get the good […]

Tour the Towpath Event- Cycle 36 miles of the Erie Canalway Trail

Celebrate the 200th year of the Erie Canal by bike and explore the longest intact portion of the historic Erie Canal at the 3 rd Annual Tour the Towpath event Sept. 23 and 24, 2017.

Tour the Towpath is a 36-mile supported, off-road recreational bike ride along the Towpath trail within the Old Erie Canal […]

Baltimore Woods plans 5K race

Baltimore Woods Plans Challenging 5K Race on Trail System

Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017 Time: 5K run starts at 9 a.m.; 1K fun run starts at 8:45 a.m. Location: Baltimore Woods Nature Center – 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus Cost: $30/runner on or before Aug. 16; $35/runner on race day at registration table (if space […]

It’s time for the great New York State Fair

The city of Oneida, city of Sherrill and village of Canastota are sponsoring a bus trip for seniors Tuesday, Aug. 29. The bus will leave Oneida Towers at 9 a.m., with a stop at the Canastota Pool It will leave the fair to return home at 6 p.m.

It’s Senior Day. Seniors 60 and older […]

Stirpe: Drone films and craft beer competitions add fun to New York State Fair

Al Stirpe

One of Central New York’s – and New York State’s – most exciting traditions is the Great New York State Fair. This year, with one day added, visitors can attend the fair between Aug. 23 and Sept. 4, giving us all more time to enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and fun it […]

Hamilton community recreation initiative

PCD has started working with Mohawk Valley GIS to create GoSoMad, an interactive outdoor recreation website for southern Madison County. The website is part of our ongoing recreation initiative focusing on improving marketing and access to the Hamilton area’s many great recreational opportunities. Once it is complete, residents and visitors alike will be able to […]

Fourteen Madison County youth head off to Sheriff’s Summer Camp

Pictured are those included in the 2017 Sheriff’s Summer Camp send-off Sunday July 30. Pictured in the front row from left are Navaeh Singh; Lavella Whipple; Carolanne Hopkins; Brooke Winchell and Bella Crafton. Pictured from left in the back row are Undersheriff John Ball, Sergeant Lance Zaleski, Izaya Miles, Trinity Kampf, Navaeh Whipple, Navaeh […]

Birds at Rogers Center

The Chenango Bird Club’s last walk in its summer evening bird watching series will be a stroll along Rogers Center’s Channels Trail on Wednesday, Aug. 9, at 6 p.m. We’ll follow the walk with a pot luck supper at the picnic pavilion.

The Channels Trail is flat, about seven-tenths of […]

Baltimore Woods to hold 5K trail run in August

Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017

Time: 5K run starts at 9AM; 1K fun run starts at 8:45am.

Location: Baltimore Woods Nature Center – 4007 Bishop Hill Road, Marcellus

Cost: $30/runner on or before August 16; $35/runner on race day at registration table (if space available; race capped at 175 runners)

Kids Fun Run: Free for […]

Bar-20 IDPA July 22

Hello Everyone, Bar-20 Cowboy Action Shooters would like to remind people of the IDPA shoot Saturday, July 22. This is at the Eatonbrook Rod and Gun Club, West Wilcox Road, West Eaton. Right now the weather is looking good (amazingly) so come out and join us.

There will be 4 stages set up (around 70 […]