OACC announces holiday concert Dec. 2

OACC announces holiday concert Dec. 2

The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “International Carol Suites,” a brand-new collection of carols from around the world, by composer Mark Hayes, at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, at Oneida High School.

The Chorale, a 105-voice community chorus under the direction of Kimberly Nethaway, will be accompanied […]

New Horizons Barbershop Chorus to perform at Utica Library

New Horizons Barbershop Chorus to perform at Utica Library

On Saturday, Dec. 1, at 1 p.m., the Utica Public Library will host a concert by the New Horizons Barbershop Chorus. These talented artists will present an entertaining evening of great classics, Broadway standards, pop hits, and a hint of the holiday […]

COLUMN: Events of Historical Note

COLUMN: Events of Historical Note

Madison County Historian reveals restored portrait

By Matthew Urtz

Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to visit Buffalo State University’s Art Conservation Department to pick up a third painting of a series of paintings that once hung in the Madison County Courthouse.

Many of the paintings that were part […]

ICYMI: Christmas Jubilee Tour brings holiday fun and music to Utica area Dec. 2

The Christmas Jubilee program promises lots of fun, beloved holiday classics, favorite songs, and moments of reflection, thanksgiving, and joy. Photo: IMC Concerts

Christmas Jubilee Tour brings holiday fun and music to Utica area Dec. 2

Sherry Anne to join two celebrated groups for event

The Christmas Jubilee coming to Whitesboro Sunday, Dec. […]

It’s never too soon to plan for holiday music: Sultans of String Christmas Caravan

It’s never too soon to plan for holiday music: Sultans of String Christmas Caravan

Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! 2015 JUNO Award nominees Sultans of String deliver an exuberant performance featuring originals, world-music inspired classics, and seasonal favourites to warm your heart on a cold winter’s night.

From fiery […]

Local but worldly: Delta Sierra at Nelson Odeon Nov. 23

Local but worldly: Delta Sierra at Nelson Odeon Nov. 23

Central New York-based Delta Sierra performs heavy and patient rock music with dense droning instrumentals centered around plaintive vocals with raw and direct lyrics. Most obvious descendants of Neil Young and Crazy Horse and Magnolia Electric Co, Delta Sierra also call to mind the spirit […]

Canastota Public Library announces Tuesday Movies at the Library

ICYMI: Canastota Public Library announces Tuesday Movies at the Library

The Canastota Public Library shows movies Tuesdays at 5 p.m. at the library. All movies are shown free. The following movies are remaining to be screened this month:

“Borg vs. McEnroe” stars Shia La Beouf and Stellar Skarsgard. This film features the 1980 tennis rivalry […]

Chesapeake Chamber Group Woodwind Trio to perform Nov. 30

Chesapeake Chamber Group Woodwind Trio to perform Nov. 30 The Chesapeake Chamber Group Woodwind Trio will perform Friday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m., at the Remsen Performing and Visual Arts Center, 9627 Main St., Remsen. General admission is $10, members $8 and students $5. The group consists of Matthew White on clarinet, Craig Vandewater on […]

SUNY Potsdam Dance Student Courtney Corigliano of Canastota Featured in Choreographers Concert

SUNY Potsdam dance students will present original works at the annual Student Choreographers Concert. Pictured is a scene from last year’s performance.

SUNY Potsdam Dance Student Courtney Corigliano of Canastota Featured in Choreographers Concert

The Department of Theatre and Dance at SUNY Potsdam will present performances of original dance works by undergraduates, with the […]

Fritz’s Polka Band returns to Cleveland, Ohio

Pictured from left are Rocko Dorsey (special guest), Mike Faraino, Gabe Vaccaro and Fritz Scherz. Dorsey will be a special guest with Fritz’s Polka Band in Cleveland, Ohio, during the Thanksgiving Polka Weekend.

Fritz’s Polka Band returns to Cleveland, Ohio

Fritz’s Polka Band of Verona, along with special guest Rocko Dorsey, will be returning […]

Third annual Szopka Festival and Competition at the Utica Public Library Dec. 8

Third annual Szopka Festival and Competition at the Utica Public Library Dec. 8

On Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, the Utica Public Library will host the third annual Szopka Festival and Competition in the library gallery.

The Kopernik Memorial Association, in partnership with the Notre Dame High School Ensemble, have put together this incredible event […]

Animal artists’ work for sale and auction at Rosamond Gifford Zoo

Animal artists’ work for sale and auction at Rosamond Gifford Zoo

The Annual Art Gone Wild! auction and sale of art created by the animals of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. This is a popular event to raise money for conservation projects, usually attended by 200-plus eager art buyers.

We will be selling, auctioning and raffling […]