Madison County Fair announces Wheel Days 2017 “Just Cruise-In” Results

Best of Show winner Gerard Garramore is pictured with Ray McClain (presenting the trophy).

On Sunday, Sept. 24, a record number of over 150 gorgeous vehicles arrived at the Madison County Fairgrounds in Brookfield to participate in “Just Cruise-In 2017”, an event that is held in conjunction with the annual Wheel Days. The first […]

Eerie Canal Fun Run planned for Oct. 21

Sponsored by Chittenango Rotary Club, The Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum and the Town of Sullivan Parks and Recreation Department, there will be an Eerie Canal Fun Run, Saturday, Oct. 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. This will be a fun day to promote health and wellness, community spirit, fellowship and raise funds for […]

Woodland Farm Brewery to host New York State Cask Ale Festival

Woodland Farm Brewery will be hosting the inaugural New York State Cask Ale Festival Saturday, Oct. 14, at their Marcy location.

This craft brewing event will include participants such as F.X. Matt Brewery, Good Nature Farm Brewery, Lunkenheimer Brewing, Binghamton Brewing Company, Adirondack Brewery, 16 Stone Brew Pub, Fulton Chain Craft Brewing, Seneca Lake Brewing […]

Friends of Rogers celebrates milestones

“Goose Chasers” await the “honk of the airhorn” announcing the second annual ‘Wild Goose Chase’ held at Rogers Environmental Education Center Sept. 16. Learn more about the diverse programming offered by Friends of Rogers during their annual business meeting scheduled for Oct. 21. Photo courtesy Mike Rodriguez

More than 88 enthusiastic athletes went for […]

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

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 […]