CAP Mentoring Program needs you

The Tri Valley Warriors Minor League Football team playing at Vets Field in Oneida July 7, 2018, welcomed eight youngsters from the CAP Mentoring Program.

CAP Mentoring Program needs you

CAP Mentoring Program has a problem! In addition to needing mentors for the many young people (aged 8-15) who are on our waiting list, […]

Notes from the Town of Hamilton July Town Council Meeting

Notes from the Town of Hamilton July Town Council Meeting

By Chris Rossi

The recent passage of the Right to Farm law has received positive responses from the agricultural community. Superintendent Florenz has spoken to the County and NYSDOT about getting and installing Right to Farm signs around the Town.

A public hearing on a […]

New York State Fair announces a contest to find a couple who wants to get married at the fair

The New York State Fair announces a contest to find a couple who wants to get married at the fair…on ice

Here comes the bride…on skates! The Great New York State Fair is launching a contest to find a couple who would like to get married at the 2018 Fair. While there have been engagements […]

Brindisi draws strong crowd at opening of new Democratic organizing headquarters in Binghamton

Brindisi draws strong crowd at opening of new Democratic organizing headquarters in Binghamton

In another sign of momentum for his campaign, Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi, candidate for Congress in New York’s 22nd district, drew a crowd of over 80 supporters to the opening of a new organizing headquarters in Binghamton. Attendees were a mix of longtime […]

Mohawk Valley faces challenges but bright spots exist

Mohawk Valley faces challenges but bright spots exist

New York’s Mohawk Valley region faces economic challenges and population losses, but job increases in health care and some manufacturing sectors, and efforts to revitalize downtown districts are positive developments, according to a report released by state Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.

“The Mohawk Valley has lost […]

Speak Out Central New York issues statement in response to lawsuit

Speak Out Central New York issues statement in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s lawsuit to overturn state and local tax provisions of TrumpTax

Speak Out Central New York issued the following statement in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s announcement that New York and three other states are suing the federal government to overturn the TrumpTax’s […]

Bova endorsed by state Conservative Party

Bova endorsed by state Conservative Party

Dennis Bova, Jr., has been endorsed by the New York State Conservative Party in his bid for state Assembly. The Conservative Party voted unanimously July 13, 2018, to support Bova. Bova has filed his required petitions and Chairman Mike Long has filed the required papers to officially designate Bova […]

City of Oneida announces Freighthouse Alley pavement repairs

City of Oneida announces Freighthouse Alley pavement repairs

Starting July 17, 2018, the City of Oneida Department of Public Works will be conducting pavement repairs on Oneida Street (between Main Street and Williams Street) and on Freighthouse Alley.

Temporary road closures will be required during certain phases of the work.

Completion of pavement repairs is […]

PAC 99 schedule week of July 15, 2018

PAC 99 schedule week of July 15, 2018

Tuesday, July 17

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Town of Lenox Board meeting of July 9 9:53 a.m., 2:53 p.m. and 7:53 p.m.: Village of Vernon Board meeting of July 9

Wednesday, July 18

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and […]

Oneida Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours July 19

Oneida Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours July 19

Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours will be held Thursday, July 19, from 5 to 7 p.m. This month’s event will be hosted by Oneida City Center Committee at the new City Center Market, Farrier Avenue, Oneida.

Business After Hours […]

GUEST COLUMN: Brindisi talks about recent activities

Anthony Brindisi is pictured checking out a drone at Griffiss International Airport.

Boosting drone research in Rome

Funding I recently secured with Senator Joseph Griffo will not only safeguard our region’s military assets–it will help them continue to expand. $1 million will go to support the Unmanned Aerial Systems test facility supported by Oneida […]

Tenney presents Mary Malinowski with 105th birthday card from President Trump

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney visits Mary Malinowski at the Rome Memorial Hospital Residential Healthcare Facility.

Tenney presents Mary Malinowski with 105th birthday card from President Trump

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) visited Mary Malinowski at the Rome Memorial Hospital Residential Healthcare Facility to present her with a birthday card from President Donald J. Trump singed by […]