‘Winter Wanderings’ planned at Friends of Rogers

Rogers Center is a great place to be active. M& T Bank will sponsor ‘Winter Wanderings’ Family Fun Feb. 17, when visitors have the opportunity to learn what life is like for a snowshoe hare. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

‘Winter Wanderings’ planned at Friends of Rogers

On Feb. 17 at 10:30 a.m., join […]

MVRC Chili Challenge kick-off event set for Feb. 11

MVRC Chili Challenge kick-off event set for Feb. 11

The Chili Challenge to benefit the Mohawk Valley Rotary Club will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, at Francesca’s Banquets & Catering, 144 E. Main St., Ilion.

The Chili Challenge features professional cooks and the best chili in the Mohawk Valley. Usually […]

Central New York Sportsman Show returns Feb. 3

Central New York Sportsman Show returns Feb. 3

The fourteenth annual Central New York Sportsman Show will be held Saturday, Feb. 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Kallet Civic Center, 159 Main Street in Oneida. The show will feature more than 45 outdoor businesses and clubs from the Central New York area.


Registration Open for Cycle the Erie Canal 2018

Registration Open for Cycle the Erie Canal 2018

20th anniversary tour celebrates Erie Canal bicentennial

Registration is now open for Parks & Trails New York’s 20th anniversary Cycle the Erie Canal tour, an unforgettable opportunity to bike across New York State and take in the rich history of the legendary canal that transformed America. The […]

Sponsorships Available for 2018 Canal-Related Events

Canal Corp Bicentennial Celebration in Amsterdam NY with Mayor Michael Villa, Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara and Brian Stratton.

Sponsorships available for 2018 canal-related events

The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor, in partnership with the NYS Canal Corporation, is offering a limited number sponsorships up to $500 for events or festivals taking place in the National […]

Register Now for Feb. 17 Young Boater Safety Certification at 2018 CNY Boat Show

New York Sea Grant, Oswego, is now taking registrations for the free, all-in-one-day Young Boater certification training to be offered Saturday, February 17, 2018, from 9 am to 5 pm at the Central New York Boat Show at the NYS Fairgrounds in Syracuse, NY. Pre-registration is required for the limited space seating for the course […]

Service Pharmacy sponsors ‘Learn to Ski’ at Rogers Center

A novice cross-country skier enjoys the popular winter sport during a recent program at Rogers Center. Photo courtesy Friends of Rogers

Join Friends of Rogers either Jan. 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. or Feb. 24 from 10 a.m. to noon for ‘Learn to Ski’ at Rogers Center.

Participants will be taught the basics […]

Rosamond Gifford Zoo to host ‘Noon Year’s Eve’ for kids Dec. 31

WHAT: Children are invited to ring in 2018 at noon on New Year’s Eve, Sunday, Dec. 31, with a special celebration at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.

Noon Year’s Eve is a kid-style New Year’s party that keeps bed-time in mind – complete with a dance party, noisemaker parade, juice “toast,” countdown and ball drop at […]

Bar-20 Cowboy Action Shooters plan review meeting

Bar-20 is planning a meeting at the Fort Restaurant in Morrisville at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16. There will be pizza and wings (drinks on you).

This meeting is to recap the last shooting season and do some planning and scheduling for next. Anybody that shot either the Cowboy Action, IDPA or the Rimfire Steel […]

Scherz to hold eighth annual town-wide holiday party

Councilman Fritz Scherz is pictured with Santa Claus during the sixth annual holiday party for town of Verona tesidents. File photo

Fred “Fritz” Scherz, Jr., Councilman on the Verona Town Board, will hold his eighth annual holiday party for all Town of Verona residents on Sunday, December 10th from 1pm to 3pm […]

YMCA awards Frank “Coach Di” Scholarship

Pictured from left are Dan DiChristina, Maddy Sheedy, Austin DaPrano and Joan DiChristina.

The Oneida Family YMCA awarded the first Frank “Coach Di” Scholarship Monday, Nov. 27. Congratulations to Austin DaPrano and Maddy Sheedy, both students at Oneida City School District, on receiving this scholarship for one year’s membership to the Y in Frank’s […]

GSC Christmas tree sale and photos with Santa

The Great Swamp Conservancy of Canastota will host its annual Christmas tree sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 2 and 3. Fresh locally cut balsam firs are the variety that has long-lasting needles and are very fragrant. With every tree purchase, receive free gift wrap and sign up for door prizes.

Reserve your […]