Route 20 Road challenge announces 2019 race schedule

Series celebrating 20th anniversary this year

April 7: 32nd annual Fort to Fort, 5K/10K/Fun Run, Rome, Cindy Reynolds, 315.859.4015,, runsignup.comApril 13: The Zone Run, R.S. Community Center 5K/10K Run, 2 Mi. Walk, Kids “Little Loop” Richfield Springs, Bill Kosina, 315.749.3286,, 3: Sixth annual MSC Milk Run, 5K Run/ Walk, Morrisville, Ashley […]

Tim Collins performs his new play on cyberbullying at the OPL April 6

Actor and playwright Tim Collins will appear at Oneida Public Library’s Family Super Saturday at 11 a.m. April 6, to perform his new one-man show “Speaking Up, Speaking Out,” a play about cyberbullies and the impact of electronic devices on the lives of students and their families.

In this free performance, Collins portrays a […]

Relay for Life plans third annual spaghetti dinner

Madison County Relay for Life will host its third annual spaghetti dinner from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 7, 2019, at the Verona Fire Department. Adult tickets are $10 each, child tickets are $8 and family tickets can be purchased for $30.

Meals include pasta, meat, salad, bread and dessert. All proceeds benefit […]

Lakeside Walker Group forming

Come join us for just an easy stroll or try something harder for weight loss and better health. Even if you just have cabin fever from being cooped up all winter and want to get out of the house, this is a great group to join with an opportunity to relax together after walks […]

News from our elected representatives

Attorney General Letitia James announces $62.5 million in settlement credits for Spectrum customers

Attorney General Letitia James

Attorney General Letitia James announced that Spectrum (formerly Time Warner Cable) has started to issue credits to New York consumers as required by Charter Communications, Inc.’s Dec. 17, 2018 settlement agreement. The settlement agreement resulted from an […]

Utica Municipal Housing Authority news

UMHA plans programs at Utica Public Library

Eating healthy on a budget workshop slated for March 25

In conjunction with the North County Region Eat Smart New York, the Utica Municipal Housing Authority AmeriCorps program will hold a workshop on “Eating Healthy on a Budget” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 25, at […]

ARC Executive Director Jack Campbell announces retirement

Pictured from left are Jack Campbell – executive director of The Arc of Madison Cortland; Barb McDermott – retired assistant executive director and compliance officer at The Arc of Madison Cortland; and Ray Lewandowski – retired executive director of The Arc of Madison Cortland.

Following a long career of public service and leadership, The […]

Health Care for All of Us: A Community Conversation about the New York Healthcare Act

What is the value of good health? Would your life change if you were guaranteed healthcare without exception?

Come to the Hamilton Public Library at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, to learn how the New York Health Act will cover the diverse health care needs of everyone living in New York. Light refreshments will […]

North Brookfield resident among employees added to HCR staff

HCR Home Care has added new employees to its Onondaga County operations.

Debra Harrison, RN case manager, of North BrookfieldTanya LeMessurier, patient service coordinator, of Liverpool

Community Wellness Center announces raffle

The Community Wellness Center, a service of the Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton, is pleased to announce a fund-raising raffle to benefit the CWC.

Eight restaurants, widely recognized in the CNY/Leatherstocking region for fine-dining experiences, have contributed gift certificates in support of the CWC. Additionally, a hand-made Nantucket basket, donated by local artisan Jean […]

Big hearts at Community Memorial raise more than $500 to support efforts of American Heart Association

Big Hearts at Community Memorial. Employees raise more than $500 to support research and education for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

Community Memorial’s Hamilton Heart Center Cardiologist Raymond Carlson, M.D., recently took a pie in the face from April LaMunion, SUNY Poly nurse practitioner student, Thursday, March 14, 2019, because employees at the […]

2019 Twin Tiers Martial Arts Championship to be held at Elmira College Domes

The 2019 Twin Tiers Martial Arts Championship will be held at the Elmira College Murray Athletic Center (The Domes) Saturday, March 30, 2019.

The Twin Tiers Martial Arts Championship is the premier martial arts competition in the Twin Tiers of New York and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania.

This is an opportunity for students […]