Resident at The Grand at Chittenango turns 107

Family, Care Facility Hosted Party in Her Honor Pictured from left are Zena (girlfriend to grandson Ryan), daughter Catherine, grandson Ryan, Gladys Musser and son Gene.Gladys Musser

Family, friends and staff at the grand hosted a 107th birthday celebration for Gladys Musser, a resident at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Chittenango, on Nov. 4, […]

Dan Buttermann announces candidacy for 121st NYS Assembly District

Dan Buttermann

Dan Buttermann announced today that he plans to seek the Democratic Party nomination for the 121st Assembly District seat, which includes Madison County and parts of Otsego and Oneida counties.

“I am honored to have served the Oneonta community in different ways over the years, and I am excited to announce my candidacy […]

TODAY: Brindisi to host rural mental health summit 3 p.m. Nov. 6

Rep. Anthony Brindisi Congressman to bring together mental health officials, farmers, stakeholder organizations to discuss access to mental health care in rural areas

Following the introduction of his Seeding Rural Resilience Act, Congressman Anthony Brindisi is hosting a rural mental health summit Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at 3 p.m., to determine the best ways to […]

SRAA to hold regular meeting Nov. 8

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority will hold its regular meeting from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Syracuse Hancock International Airport’s SRAA Board Room.

For more information, contact SRAA at 315.454.3263 or


PAC 99 Schedule week of Nov. 3, 2019

Tuesday, Nov. 5

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Oswego County Legislature meeting of Oct. 199:46 a.m., 2:46 p.m. and 7:46 p.m.: Canastota Schools Board of Education meeting of Oct. 22

Wednesday, Nov. 6

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Madison County Historical Society Annual Luncheon with Steve Stokes, President: “Mystery and […]

News from Brindisi’s office

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi to Host Veterans Breakfast in Utica

Congressman to honor veterans for their service with community breakfast

One week before Veterans Day, Congressman Anthony Brindisi is hosting a Veterans Appreciation Breakfast in Utica. Brindisi will share how his office and local Veterans organizations can be of service.

This event is free […]

Madison County news

Board of Elections releases names on ballots

The Madison County Board of Elections has released the list of the names of the candidates appearing on the ballot for the General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 from 6am to 9pm in the County of Madison:

Justice of the Supreme Court, 6th […]

Woodcock of Freelance Co-Op named Emerging Leaders

20 local entrepreneurs graduate from SBA Syracuse Emerging Leaders Program

The U.S. Small Business Administration honored the owners of 20 participating companies in its Emerging Leaders program at a graduation ceremony in Syracuse Oct. 29, 2019. Among them are Abbey Woodcock, Oneida Freelance Co-Op, and Anne Wadsworth, Bagel Grove Inc., of Utica.

“Our graduates […]

TONIGHT (Oct. 29): Meet the Smithfield candidates

The public is invited to meet the Smithfield and Smithfield Party candidates for town offices at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, at the Smithfield Community Center, 5255 Pleasant Valley, Peterboro.

After a meet-and-greet, the candidates will be introduced, make remarks and answer questions. For more information, call 315.684.3262.


PAC 99 schedule week of Oct. 27, 2019

Tuesday, Oct. 29

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Madison County Historical Society: Michael Beardsley, Town of Sullivan Historian, “Underground Novelties – An Uplifting History of the American Casket”10:17 a.m., 3:17 p.m. and 8:17 p.m.: Village of Canastota Board of Trustees meeting of Oct. 21

Wednesday, Oct. 30

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and […]

James Street gateway improvement


North James Street in the city of Oneida has a new look thanks to a New York Main Street grant for the City Center Revitalization Program through the Homes and Community Renewal agency. This project was made possible through a funded application submitted by the Department of Planning and Development in 2016.

The […]

ICYMI: Early voting begins Oct. 26

This is the first year for early voting in New York state. Early voting will be available at the Madison County Board of Elections office, 138 N. Court St., Wampsville, first floor of Building No. 4, next to the DMV office. Voters will vote on the same voting system used election day. No votes […]