More than 130 turn out for vigil to end concentration camps

Members of Interfaith Matters, Indivisible Mohawk Valley, 1199 SEIU Upstate and CNY Citizen Action gathered on Commercial Drive Friday night, July 12, for the local Lights for Liberty: A Vigil to End Human Concentration Camps.

The event drew more than 130 participants from across the Mohawk Valley.

In June, lawyers and doctors toured […]

Brindisi: SPOONSS Act Protects American Jobs and Strengthens Manufacturing Industry

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Brindisi secures key win in House National Defense Authorization Act or Sherrill Manufacturing’s Liberty Tabletop Flatware; passes SPOONSS Act through House for first time

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) successfully passed the Support Procurement of our Nation’s Stainless Steel Act through the House of Representatives as part of the National Defense Authorization Act. The SPOONSS Act requires […]

PAC 99 schedule week of July 14, 2019

Tuesday, July 16

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Town of Lenox Board meeting of July 79:44 a.m., 2:44 p.m. and 7:44 p.m.: Canastota Central Schools Board of Education meeting of July 9

Wednesday, July 17

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Madison County Board of Supervisors meeting of July 99:26 a.m., […]

PAC 99 schedule week of July 7, 2019

Tuesday, July 9

2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Oneida Common Council Meeting of July 29:47 a.m., 2:47 p.m. and 7:47 p.m.: Town of Sullivan Board Meeting of July 39:55 a.m., 2:55 p.m. and 7:55 p.m.: C.M.S. and You – Measles and Immunizations

Wednesday, July 10

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Oneida Rotary […]

The 42nd Vernon Center Old Home Day will be held from 9:30 5 p.m. Aug. 3, 2019

The park is one mile south of Route 5 on Route 26.

The day begins with a parade led by the Madison Central School Band and continues with a day of music provided in part by Fritz’s Polka Band and Matt Chase.

Food is available all day with BBQ chicken dinners available in the […]

Brindisi Calls on Cable Company to End Blackouts on Behalf of Local Consumers

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

Thousands of New Yorkers left without critical access to local FOX, ABC, and NBC stations

Congressman Anthony Brindisi called on cable giant AT&T to negotiate in good faith with local broadcasters to continue to deliver local programming to their viewers. As thousands of Upstate New Yorkers lost access to their local […]

Special election for the Clockville Water District Aug. 13

There will be a special election for the proposed formation of the Clockville Water District Aug. 13, 2019. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lincoln Fire House, 7224 Old Co. Road West, Canastota.

If you wish to vote in the special election, you must be a resident of […]

Oneida Chamber names Prudential Financial June member of the month

Pictured from left are Rachel Siderine (chamber board), Doreen Borders (chamber board), John Turner, Elizabeth Tompkins and Kim Caro (chamber board).

The Greater Oneida Chamber of Commerce has named Prudential Financial, 138 Main St, Oneida, member of the month for June. The office was opened in February 2018 by Prudential advisors Elizabeth Tompkins and John Turner.


Job fair to be held July 12 and 13 to fill positions for the 2019 Great New York State Fair

The Great New York State Fair will hold a two-day Job Fair to assist people in applying for short-term positions related to the operation of the Fair. The Job Fair will take place July 12 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. and July 13 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Martha Eddy […]

Bull, VanWagoner to receive Boy Scouts Community Leadership Award

Alicia Dicks to deliver keynote address

Alicia DicksLarry BullRandall VanWagoner

On Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, the Boy Scouts of America Leatherstocking Council will host its annual Leadership Dinner at the Delta Hotels by Marriott in Utica to present BSA Community Leadership Awards to Larry Bull, president and CEO of Bull Bros., Inc., and co-founder […]

City of Oneida announces Fourth of July holiday hours

City Clerk Susan Pulverenti announced that all city of Oneida offices and Oneida City Court will be closed Thursday, July 4, 2019, for the Independence Day holiday.

City offices will be open Wednesday, July 3, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Madison County to 911 Communicators and First Responders: We Hear You

John M. Becker

The Madison County Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee and Chairman John M. Becker held a meeting this morning to address the concerns they heard from 911 communicators and First Responders at the Public Meeting held last night. This morning the Committee resolved to implement immediately Phases 1 and 2 of […]