PAC 99 schedule for week of April 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 2

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Mansion House Series: Beth LeGere and Molly Jessup “Reproductive Freedom – Who Decides?” 10:01 a.m., 3:01 p.m. and 8:01 p.m.: Sherrill City Commission Meeting of April 24

Wednesday, May 3

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Oneida Rotary Club Meeting of April 25: Old […]

Working Families Party screens candidates in Oneida, Herkimer, Madison and Lewis counties

The Working Families Party today announced that it will begin screening candidates for endorsement for this year’s local, state, and judicial elections. The local chapter located in Utica is seeking candidates from Oneida, Herkimer, Madison and Lewis counties.

Candidates must complete the questionnaire, which can only be done on the WFP’s website, by May 25. […]

Leadership Mohawk Valley class of 2017 graduation

Leadership Mohawk Valley’s 27th annual Graduation will take place at noon Wednesday, May 10, in the SUNY Polytechnic Institute Wildcat Field House.

Leadership Mohawk Valley is a 10-month professional development program that builds greater community leadership, civic responsibility, and community trusteeship. In addition, class members are placed into small teams to work on community projects […]

Brindisi awards funding for tourism, infrastructure projects in Rome

As Rome Prepares to Mark the 200th Anniversary of the Erie Canal, Improvements to Bellamy Harbor Will Make the City’s Waterfront an Attractive Recreation Area for Area Residents and Visitors

Brindisi’s Funding Allows the City to Purchase All-Terrain Vehicle so First Responders Can Access Rome’s New Trail System

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi announced today he is […]

Ribbon-cutting held for new Oneida Cricket store

Pictured from left are Heather Pawlak, Adam Allen, Councilor Al Cohen, Councilor Mike Bowe, Chris Peters, Anas Almaletti, Doreen Borders, Kim Caro, Monique Smith, Sunday Fauci and Royale Scuderi

The Greater Oneida Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting at the new Cricket Wireless location at 2152 Glenwood Shopping Plaza in Oneida during its […]

CNY residents attending national founding convention of People’s Action

A delegation from the Utica, Rome, Herkimer, and Oneida area representing the Central New York Citizens in Action, Inc. is attending the founding convention of People’s Action this week in Washington, D.C. Keynote speakers include CNN Contributor Van Jones, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Jeff Merkley(D-Ore.), Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), Democratic National Committee Vice-Chair, and Rep. […]

Mohawk Valley Rotary welcomes new member Lisa Hess

Pictured from left are President-Elect Cindy Bennett, Treasurer Elyse Enea Bellows, Secretary Bonny Brownrrigg, New Member Lisa Hess, Club President Heather Irons, Rotarian Frank Aceto IV.

The Mohawk Valley Rotary Club welcomed their newest member, Lisa Hess. Hess is the Mortgage Originator for Adirondack Bank in Ilion. “I am excited to join Rotary and […]

Clinton Chamber networking breakfast hosted by Erie Canal Cruises May 3

Join us at to pass business cards and network with current and prospective members from the surrounding area. Erie Canal Cruises, Inc. is located at Gems Along the Mohawk in Herkimer, the Official Mohawk Valley Visitor Center. Erie Canal Cruises offers daily sightseeing cruises on the Historic Erie Canal, as well as specialty cruises and […]

PAC 99 schedule for week of April 23, 2017

Tuesday, April 25

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Oswego County Legislature Meeting of April 13 10:27 a.m., 3:27 p.m. and 8:27 p.m.: Village of Canastota Board of Trustees Meeting of April 17 11:49 a.m., 4:49 p.m. and 9:49 p.m.: Oneida Rotary Club Meeting of April 18 with Matt Lacy, Boy Scouts of America […]

Stirpe issues statement on recent health issue

Al Stirpe

Assemblyman Al Stirpe issues statement on recent health issue:

“With a new haircut and a few stitches, I’m at home now doing well following successful minor surgery to relieve a small subdural hematoma, stemming from a bump to the head. That bump led to a persistent headache, which I got checked out […]

Brindisi, Griffo announce funding for Mohawk Valley Refugee Center


Funding Will Help Such Organizations Continue Integration Efforts Despite Potential for Suspension of Federal Resettlement Programs; Griffo, Brindisi Sought Additional Funding to Cover Any Lost Revenue, and to Enhance Existing State Funding For Refugee Services

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi of Utica and State Senator Joseph Griffo of Rome have secured $2 million in the 2017-2018 […]

Madison County Tourism names Barbara Giambastiani Bartlett 2017 Champion of Tourism

Truman Hartshorn, Vice President of Madison County Tourism (right), presents the Emily Marshall Champion of Tourism Award to Barbara Giambastiani Bartlett, recently retired Executive Director of Lorenzo State Historic Site in Cazenovia during Madison County Tourism’s annual dinner at the Colgate Inn in Hamilton.

Madison County Tourism, the county’s official tourism promotion agency, recently […]