Brindisi Bookworms bring books to Dunham Library

Erica and Anthony Brindisi Read to Local Kids and Donate Books from the Library of Congress 

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) and Erica Brindisi visited the Dunham Public Library today to deliver books, meet with staff, and read to local kids. 

Brindisi Bookworms, launched in March, has brought more books to library shelves across New […]

Chittenango High School announces Class Of 2019

Valedictorian Antonietta Vigliotti Salutatorian Zoe Sauvé

Chittenango High School announced the list of candidates for graduation; valedictorian is Antonietta Vigliotti and the salutatorian is Zoe Sauvé.

Ceremonies were held at 7 p.m., Friday, June 28, 2019, at the John H. Mulroy Civic Center Theatre at the ONCENTER, 800 S. State St., Syracuse.

Emma M. […]

Great Swamp to host Kids’ Paint-n-Juice

The Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota will hold a children’s Paint-and-Juice for ages 5 to 12 from noon to 2 p.m. July 8, 2019.

Learn about the ladybug before class starts from the GSC’s conservation educator. Join talented artist Theresa Palinkas, as she teaches how to paint a beautiful ladybug, step-by-step. All materials and […]

Local students are members of class of 2019 at Hudson Valley Community College

Students recently completed the requirements for graduation from their academic degree or certificate programs at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy.

The college’s Class of 2019, which also includes students who completed their degree requirements in Fall 2018, encompasses students from around the Capital Region and around the globe, graduating from more than 80 […]

Workshop to grow drone racing community

CNY Drones, in partnership with sister organization, the Academy of Model Aeronautics University Model Aviation Student Club #15104 (SUNY AMA), is accepting applications for an exclusive drone racer program on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s Utica Campus. Project Drone Racer, a 6-hour, single-day drone building session, intends to grow recreational drone […]

Tanner Williams of Oneida named to the University of New Hampshire’s Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 Semester

Tanner Williams of Oneida has been named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire for earning High Honors for the spring 2019 semester. Williams is majoring in Business Administration:Marketing.

Students named to the Dean’s List at the University of New Hampshire are students who have earned recognition through their superior scholastic […]

Muhlenberg grads include Caz’s Grace Wheeler

Muhlenberg College celebrated its 171st Commencement May 19, 2019. During the ceremony, 502 students were awarded their undergraduate degrees.

Among them was Grace Wheeler of Cazenovia who graduated with a bachelor of science degree in mathematics.

The College also conferred honorary degrees to Commencement speaker author and attorney Scott Turow as well as former […]

Seventeen named to SUNYAC commissioner’s academic honor roll

The State University of New York Athletic Conference released its 2018-19 commissioner’s academic honor roll Tuesday, recognizing student-athletes with a 3.30 or higher cumulative grade point average, naming 17 from Morrisville State’s field hockey and men’s ice hockey programs to its honorees for academic excellence.

Morrisville State competes as affiliate members within the conference […]

Alicia Clarke graduates from Union College

Alicia Clarke of Cazenovia graduated from Union College.

Clarke, a member of the Class of 2019 majoring in biology, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree .

Union’s Commencement speaker Susan Zirinsky, president and senior executive producer of CBS News, offered a series of life lessons to the nearly 500 members of the Class […]

Onondaga Community College announces its spring 2019 honors lists

Onondaga Community College has announced its list of student honorees for the spring 2019 semester.

President’s List

Grade point average 3.70 to 4.0


Heather PatrickKathryn Tallman


Megan BuchananAlyssa DesiatoLacey Laskowski


John AndaloraAlyssa DiVeronicaRoss FeolaBrittany GreenCatherine HanifinHayley McAdooDanielle McCallops


Lauren BurbudgeDavid Loftus


Shannon KoegelEmily MarchaisSteven MerrillKarleigh SternbergThomas Valentine



The Colgate Graduating Class of 2019

The 198th Colgate commencement takes place alongside Taylor Lake Sunday, May 19, 2019. Mark DiOrio / Colgate University

Members of the class of 2019 received their diplomas May 19, 2019, at Colgate University’s 198th commencement.

Among them were:

Gabrielle Yates, a graduate of Cazenovia High School, of Cazenovia, who majored in geography with a […]

Marian J. Cerio to receive Albanese Alumni Achievement Award

Marian J. Cerio has been chosen as the recipient of the 2019 Vincent V. Albanese Alumni Achievement Award for outstanding and valuable contributions to her profession and to the community.

Marian, daughter of Donald (Biff) and Madlyn Cerio, is a 1972 graduate of Canastota Central Schools and graduated from SUNY Potsdam in 1976 with […]