“Central New Yorkers Speak Out” social media campaign launches to highlight human impact of TrumpTax and healthcare sabotage

“Central New Yorkers Speak Out” social media campaign launches to highlight human impact of TrumpTax and healthcare sabotage

Speak Out CNY Will Publish a Series of Stories from Residents of NY-22 & NY-24

In First Story, Resident of Tenney’s District Shares How The Affordable Care Act Saved His Son’s Life – […]

Underwood and Cuomo issue statement on opioid investigation status

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Acting Attorney General Barbara Underwood and Gov. Andrew Cuomo issue statement on opioid investigation status

“We are committed to holding opioid manufacturers and distributors accountable for the damage they’ve wrought on New York’s towns, communities, and families,” said Acting Attorney General Barbara Underwood. “After a lengthy investigation, we are preparing a […]

Canastota Public Library to Host Social Security Information Program

Canastota Public Library to Host Social Security Information Program

The Canastota Public Library will be hosting a Social Security retirement information program on Thursday, May 24, at 6 p.m., for pre-retirees wanting to make a more informed claiming decision.

Topics covered include:

When is the best time to file […]

Spotlight On: Community Wellness Center

Spotlight On: Community Wellness Center

Meet Diane and Keith Peavey

Many of the recent Community Wellness Center SPOTLIGHT articles have focused on older members. When we were asked to be a SPOTLIGHT featured couple, we jumped at the chance to promote membership for our age group.

I have been involved with athletics with wrestling in […]

City of Oneida plans Bike Rodeo

City of Oneida plans Bike Rodeo

The city of Oneida will hold a bike rodeo from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at Vets Field.

The Parks and Recreation, Police and Fire departments are teaming up for the event. Stations will be set up for bike safety, hand […]

NY Attorney General’s Office requests public comments as part of review of Fidelis Sale

NY Attorney General’s Office requests public comments as part of review of Fidelis Sale

Acting New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced today a request for public comment as part of the office’s review of the $3.75 billion sale of substantially all of the assets of the New York State Catholic Health Care Plan, Inc. […]

Crouse Community Center earns top rating on Medicare.gov’s website

Crouse Community Center earns top rating on Medicare.gov’s website

Crouse Community Center is pleased to announce that it has earned the top rating of 5 Stars on Centers for Medicare and Medicaid’s website, medicare.gov. For the past two years, they have been rated a 4-Star nursing home.

Each nursing home is evaluated on survey history, […]

YOU(th) Decide: Local Agency Joins Forces with the New York Council on Problem Gambling

YOU(th) Decide: Local agency joins forces with the New York Council on Problem Gambling

BRiDGES Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse has partnered with the New York Council on Problem Gambling to carry out YOU(th) Decide in Madison County; 2018 marks the seventh year that the New York Council on Problem Gambling has worked with […]

Raffle tickets available for original Ashley Tyler painting

Raffle tickets available for original Ashley Tyler painting

The Arc of Madison Cortland’s annual dinner and awards ceremony will feature a raffle for an original painting by Ashley Tyler. Tickets for the raffle are available for $5 each or 5 for $20 and can be purchased online at arcofmc.org/annual-dinner.

Ashley, who has been a member […]

Brindisi issues statement on DeWitt Clinton apartment development

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi issues statement on DeWitt Clinton apartment development

Brindisi issued the following statement following the announcement from Gov. Andrew Cuomo that $10.2 million in financing is being awarded for the DeWitt Clinton Apartments in Rome.

The 80 affordable apartments will be a part of Rome’s Waterfront Village revitalization project.

“Good things […]

ICYMI: Mental Health Department to hold bake sale tomorrow for DJ’s Closet

Madison County Mental Health Department staff announces creation of ‘DJ’s Closet’

Agency planning May 11 bake sale to supply ‘DJ’s Closet’ to provide clients with basic hygiene and household goods

Denise Calcagnino working with interested individuals to create a hygiene and household goods closet for clients; the effort is being made possible with donations from […]

Tim Collins performs his new play on bullying and identity at the OPL May 19

Tim Collins performs his new play on bullying and identity at the OPL May 19

Actor and playwright Tim Collins will appear at Oneida Public Library’s Family Super Saturday, May 19, at 11 a.m. to premier his new one-man show “Speaking Up, Speaking Out,” a play for young students and their […]