Le Moyne College announces fall 2019 dean’s list

Le Moyne College announced students included on its fall 2019 dean’s list. Among them were:

Rachel Ablan, a senior communications and psychology major from KirkvilleKayla Bain, a senior psychology major from ChittenangoElizabeth Bigsby, a senior nursing major from CazenoviaAmber Ford, a senior chemistry major from Oriskany FallsMakayla Leviker, a senior English major from MorrisvilleGrace […]

SUNY Morrisville honored with Tree Campus USA recognition for seventh consecutive year

ABOVE LEFT: Students celebrate receiving a prior Tree Campus USA recognition from the Arbor Day Foundation. RIGHT: Faculty and students plant a tree on campus. Photos courtesy Allisa Coomey, digital media producer

SUNY Morrisville once again has been honored for its commitment to effective urban forest management, receiving 2019 Tree Campus USA recognition by […]

Give a valentine’s gift with heart from the Utica Zoo

As the season of love approaches, the Utica Zoo has put together a great gift option that not only will warm the heart of that special someone, but will also provide an enrichment opportunity for animals at the Zoo. The Valentine’s Enrichment Gifts allows the community to purchase an enrichment item and give it […]

BOCES announces February school lunch menus

BOCES has announced the February school lunch menus for area school – click on the link to access your menu:

Alternative-EdDownload CamdenDownload CanastotaDownload Oneida-City-SchoolsDownload Stockbridge-ValleyDownload Vernon-Verona-SherrillDownload […]

SUNY Morrisville news

Award-winning photographer Gerard Gaskin exhibits work, hosts presentation Feb. 6

The work of award-winning photographer Gerard Gaskin is on display at the SUNY Morrisville Donald G. Butcher Library now through March 1.

Gaskin’s show, “Legendary: Inside the House Ballroom Scene,” documents the performative and aesthetic history of the African American and Latinx House Ballroom community from 1993 to […]

Madison Oneida BOCES announces second marking period honor roll

High Honor Roll


Isabella Barry Allied Health Partnership PM; Alexandra Campbell Cosmetology II; Emily Case Law and Government AM; Chelsea Cesario Health Related Careers I; Jeffrey Chase Carpentry I; Dominique Delaney Health Related Careers I; Katlyn Dupre Equine and Animal Science II; Nicholas Engle Engineering New Visions AM; Benjamin Evans Allied Health Partnership […]

BRiDGES, Cornell Cooperative Extension offer parenting series

Madison Count y parents of children from 5 to 12 years old will have a unique opportunity to learn how to raise responsible, cooperative children through a free six-week program offered by BRiDGES, Madison County’s Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Inc.; and Madison County Cornell Cooperative Extension 4-H Youth Development.

The deadline to […]

SUNY Oneonta announces 240 students named to fall 2019 provost’s list

A total of 240 SUNY Oneonta students earned Provost’s List honors for the fall 2019 semester.

Among them are:

Kassidi Casolare of TruxtonMckenna Jones of OneidaNickolas Welch of Canastota

To qualify for the Provost’s List, a student must earn a perfect 4.0 grade-point average while carrying a course load of 12 hours or more.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute announces fall 2019 dean’s list

The following local residents were among 1,678 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute named to the university’s dean’s list for academic excellence for the fall 2019 semester:

Phillip Abell of Cazenovia is a member of the class of 2021 majoring in robotics engineering.

The criteria for the WPI dean’s list differs from most other universities […]

Birds and bagels program planned for Jan. 26, Feb. 8 and 29

The Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota invites all bird enthusiasts to enjoy a bagel, hot beverage and camaraderie while sitting inside to watch birds at the feeders from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. Expert birder Steve Kinne will be on site to help identify the different resident birds.

Cost is $3 per person. Bring […]

Herkimer College to bring esports to campus in fall 2020

Herkimer County Community College will be bringing competitive video game playing to campus in fall 2020 with a soft launch of its official esports athletics program.

Herkimer College has been exploring the idea of creating esports at both the club and varsity levels for the past year. College representatives have visited several other colleges […]

Madison County students learn to ‘Hang Up and Drive’

During the week of Jan. 13 to 17, approximately 1,500 high school students in eight districts from Madison County were fortunate to hear Jacy Good and Steve Johnson, public speakers and advocates for phone-free roads. Phones are claiming 15 lives per day on United States roadways and injuring more than 1,000 lives every day.  It […]