PAC 99 schedule week of Aug. 18, 2019

Tuesday, Aug. 20

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Emancipation Day 2019 at Gerrit Smith Estate Morning Program9:32 a.m., 2:32 p.m. and 7:32 p.m.: Emancipation Day 2019 at Gerrit Smith Estate “Harriet Powell, Escapee from Slavery” by JJ Citrone

Wednesday, Aug. 21

9 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.: Town of Lenox Board […]

Free workshops in Madison County for living well with chronic pain

According to the 2016 National Health Interview Survey, 50 million American adults had chronic pain in 2016. Pain is defined as being chronic when it lasts longer than three to six months or beyond the normal healing time of an injury.

Living Well with Chronic Pain is an evidence-based workshop developed by Stanford University. […]

Impaired driving crackdown runs Aug. 14 through Sept. 2, 2019

Madison County to participate in statewide Labor Day STOP-DWI enforcement effort

Madison County STOP-DWI Coordinator Matthew White announced that Madison County police agencies will participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving.

Law enforcement officers across New York state will take to the roads in an effort to stop impaired driving, […]

DroneFest takes off at SUNY Poly

CNY Drones, in cooperation with the SUNY Academy of Model Aeronautics Student Club, SUNY Fabrication Club, SUNY Baja Club, SUNY IEEE Club and SUNY 3D Printing & Design Club, present DroneFest, Saturday evening, Sept. 28, 2019, at SUNY Polytechnic Institute’s Wildcat Field.

The event combines two annual events, the fourth-annual Drone Info Day and […]

Brindisi to host Dairy Margin Coverage workshop for local farmers

Rep. Anthony Brindisi

New DMC Program, authorized in 2018 Farm Bill, helps dairy producers manage volatility of milk and feed prices 

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) will hold a workshop for local farmers to learn the ins and outs of a new program at the United States Department of Agriculture. The Dairy Margin Coverage program, […]

Local roller derby league to host North American playoffs

Mohawk Valley Roller Derby will be hosting and playing in the North American Qualifiers of Men’s Roller Derby. On Aug. 17 and 18, 2019, leagues from across the U.S. and Canada will descend on Rome to play for a spot in the Men’s Roller Derby Association Championships.

Eight teams will come to Rome, but […]

Colgate football news

John Painter, Director of Athletic Communications

Two Colgate FB games on Stadium: Maine, Lehigh contests part of nine-game Patriot League package

Defending Patriot League Champion Colgate is set to be featured on Stadium twice during the 2019 season.

The Raiders host fellow FCS Playoff quarterfinalist Maine on Sept. 21 before welcoming Lehigh to Hamilton […]

BLOTTER: New York State Police

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State police seek public assistance with identifying an individual captured on surveillance photo

State police in Watertown are investigating a larceny that occurred at the Clouds over Evans Mills Store in the town of LeRay Aug. 13.

The individual entered the store and took a vape mod worth $157 off […]

Utica Local Returns to Showcase “Inside Brooklyn” Exhibit at Cogar Gallery

Former central New York resident Kathleen Nathan is returning to her roots, bringing her solo photography exhibit “Inside Brooklyn” to Herkimer College’s Cogar Gallery.

Nathan grew up in Utica, beginning her studies in photography at RIT and Visual Studies Workshop. She received an A.S. from Empire State College and a B.A. from Stockton College […]

Aerobic exercise programs may improve endurance, walking after stroke

Stroke survivors who completed group-based aerobic exercise programs similar in design and duration to cardiac rehabilitation programs significantly improved their aerobic endurance and walking ability, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

Stroke remains the leading cause of disability in the U.S. and physical […]

Madison County Man arrested for Attempted Robbery

State police in Oneida arrested Jeremy L. Cook, 22, from Eaton, for first-degree attempted robbery, a class B felony and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a class A misdemeanor.

Cook is accused of entering the A-N-W EZ Mart store on State Route 26 in the town of Eaton at about 11 p.m. last evening […]

Morrisville Public Library News

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Congrats to our Summer Reading Graduates. They are: Layla Abbott, Emerson Armstrong, Esther Armstrong, Wyatt Armstrong, Allison Brown, Kayden Benedict, Serena Chesebro, Declan Church, Jeslyn Church, Tayden Church, Brayden Clark, Esther Claxton, Hannah Claxton, Levi Claxton, Madyson Decock, Mulann Dolkar, Damien Gaiser, Holly Galanis, Jack Galanis, Maci Guilmette, […]