City of Oneida announces March 21 council agenda

The City of Oneida Common Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. March 21, 2017, at the Municipal Building, 109 N. Main St., Oneida.


The agenda is as follows:

Call to Order / Pledge of Allegiance / Roll Call

PRESENTATION – To Acting Chief Paul Thompson from the 2017 Ride for Missing Children



Calabrese receives Champions of Hope award

Utica resident John Calabrese, Jr., was recently honored with the Champions of Hope Award from Express Employment Professionals.

The award was introduced in 2016 and celebrates Express franchise staff members across North America who consistently go above and beyond their job descriptions to spread the spirit of hope and embody a culture of caring.

Calabrese […]

PAC 99 schedule for week of March 19, 2017

Monday, March 20

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Historic Insights: County Historian Matt Urtz interviews Horace Keller, World War II Veteran at Morrisville Library 10:53 a.m., 3:53 p.m. and 8:53 p.m.: NAHOF: Dr. Norman K. Dann, PhD. – Gerrit Smith Birthday, 2017 March 11

Tuesday, March 21

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 […]

CSEA Members Help New York Weather The Storm

On March 14, 2017, Winter Storm Stella dumped more than two feet of snow on much of New York state, leading to blizzard conditions and record-breaking snowfall in parts of Central and Western New York.

While many New Yorkers were home safe and warm, CSEA members employed by the state Department of Transportation, county and […]

Greater Oneida Chamber to host sales seminar

Chamber of Commerce Lunch & Learn Sales Seminar “Want to close the sale? Ask the right questions” will be held Thursday, March 30, from noon to 1 p.m., at Oneida Library meeting room, 220 Broad St., Oneida.

The sales seminar will be presented by Frank Williams, a business mentor from SCORE. Improve your Sales and […]

Landfill punch cards now being sold at Madison County Clerk’s Office

Madison County Clerk Denise Roe

Solid Waste Punch Cards are now available at the Madison County Clerk’s Office in Wampsville – across the lobby from the Dept. of Motor Vehicle Office.

The County Clerk’s Office is open Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

“We appreciate the County Clerk Denise Roe’s willingness to […]

Schumer, Tenney urge Dep’t of Defense to exempt DFAS Rome from hiring freeze

Claudia Tenney

Sen. Charles Schumer

Schumer, Tenney: DFAS is critical in supporting readiness of our military

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (R, NY-22) today teamed up to urge the Department of Defense to exempt the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and its Rome facility from any government-wide […]

Canastota man dies in Sangerfield crash

State Police are investigating a fatal one-car crash on Sanger Hill Road in the town of Sangerfield.

On Monday, March 13, 2017, at approximately 9:20 p.m., a 2011 Dodge pick-up truck, operated by Lavern M. Grant, 71, of Canastota, was traveling north on Saw Mill road when he failed to stop at a stop sign […]

PAC 99 schedule, week of March 12, 2017

Tuesday, March 14

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Historic Insights: County Historian Matt Urtz interviews Floyd Stoker, Korean War Veteran at Smithfield Community Center on March 4 9:27 a.m., 2:27 p.m. and 7:27 p.m.: Sherrill City Commission meeting of Feb. 27 9:41 a.m., 2:41p.m. and 7:41 p.m.: Canastota Village Board of Trustees meeting […]

Greater Oneida Chamber names Oneida Office Supply business of the month March 2017

Chamber Board presents Oneida Office Supply with Business of the month Award. Pictured from left are Alison Baker, Monique Smith, Stacy Jones, Vincent Bailey, store owner Nancy Kinney, Doreen Borders, Rachel Siderine and Kim Caro. Photo courtes Royale Scuderi, Chamber Executive Director

The Greater Oneida Chamber of Commerce has named Oneida Office Supply Business […]

Miller issues statement on Remington Arms layoffs

Brian Miller

“This is upsetting. It’s very troubling that 122 of our neighbors have lost their jobs due to poor economic policies pushed by Gov. Cuomo and Assembly Democrats as well as the SAFE Act. Make no mistake, there is a direct correlation. My staff and I remain fully committed to helping those affected […]

CORE FCU receives sixth consecutive National Youth Financial Literacy Award

Pictured from left Karen Reardon, Member Development & Student Banking Manager, CORE FCU; Bill Sweeney, CEO, CORE FCU; Jim Nussle, president/CEO, Credit Union National Association; and Laura Edick, Marketing & Member Development Specialist, CORE FCU. (NYCUA Photo)

Credit Union National Association honored CORE Federal Credit Union as a national Desjardins Award winner for the […]