2018 Share in the Care Gala benefits rural health community

2018 Share in the Care Gala benefits rural health community

On Dec. 7, 2018 members of the Southern Madison County Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Community Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Gala Committee members and Hospital Administration gathered for multiple check presentations; the checks reflect the proceeds from the 2018 Share in the Care Gala, A Night on […]

OPL invites families to Dec. 19 Holiday Party

OPL invites families to Dec. 19 Holiday Party

The staff of Oneida Public Library invites young children, their parents or guardians and other family members to the annual Family Holiday Story Party on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 6 p.m.

OPL’s Youth Services Coordinator Megan Gillander will host the event with holiday stories, songs and […]

MVRC wraps up annual food drive

MVRC wraps up annual food drive

Pictured from left are Irving Mason, Captain John Wood, Elyse Enea Bellows, Sue Tucker, Michele Hummel, Denise Snyder, Rocco Lamanna, Dan Enea and Roger Skinner.

The Rotary Club of the Mohawk Valley recently completed its second annual food drive; the event kicked off with a large donation of […]

Applications being accepted through Jan. 2 for Youth Cooking Challenge

Applications being accepted through Jan. 2 for Youth Cooking Challenge

Do you have a budding chef in your family between the ages of 10 and 14? If your answer is yes, United Way is looking for them to participate in its Youth Cooking Challenge presented by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield.

To be considered for participation, […]

Driver arrested after troopers check on disabled vehicle on Route 49, Marcy

Driver arrested after troopers check on disabled vehicle on Route 49, Marcy

On Dec. 9, 2018, state police checked on a disabled vehicle on State Route 49 in Marcy. While interviewing the operator, Ednan Salkic, an odor of marijuana was detected and probable cause to search the vehicle resulted in the location of marijuana.

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Congressman-elect Brindisi appoints Sarah F. Bormann NY-22 district director

Congressman-elect Brindisi appoints Sarah F. Bormann NY-22 district director

Congressman-elect Anthony Brindisi announced that Sarah F. Bormann has been appointed district director for New York’s 22nd Congressional District.Starting Jan. 3, Bormann will be in charge of district offices, community relations,and constituent services for Brindisi.

Congressman-elect Anthony Brindisi

“Sarah brings the depth of knowledge and […]

‘The House with a Clock in its Walls’ to be shown at the Cazenovia Public Library

‘The House with a Clock in its Walls’ to be shown at the Cazenovia Public Library

The Cazenovia Public Library will present two free screenings of The House with a Clock in Its Walls at 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, in the Community Room.

The 2018 family fantasy film is […]

BLOTTER: Oneida City Police Department

BLOTTER: Oneida City Police Department

December 4, 2018

Jessica L. Frost, 24, 229 E. Elm St., Oneida,was charged with unlawful dealing with a child in the first degree.Clifford E. Dennie III, 30, 229 E. Elm St.,Oneida, was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana and unlawful dealing with a child in the first degree.

December […]

Oneida Man Faces more charges for impersonating a deputy

Oneida Man Faces more charges for impersonating a deputy

On Dec. 10, 2018, at 4:04 PM, Madison County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested Christopher J. Defazio, 22, of Oneida, and charged him with first-degree criminal impersonation (class E felony) after he posed as a deputy sheriff.

This is the second time this month that Defazio […]

Madison County announces holiday hours

Madison County announces holiday hours

Madison County Offices will be closed to the public Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 2018, and Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2018.

The Madison County Landfill and ARC Recycling Facility will be open to haulers from 7:10 to 10:45 a.m. Christmas Eve and closed Christmas Day.

County Offices will reopen Dec. […]

COLUMN: Musings of aSimple Country Man

COLUMN: Musings of a Simple Country Man

A Mysterious Christmas Dream

The story that follows came in an early December dream. You must decide its meaning. Is the dream’s timing coincidental or a special message with purpose? This is what I remember.

Hobie Morris

The landscape is barren and brown. Nature’s inevitable cycle of […]

Madison County DMV is ready for Real ID rush

Madison County DMV is ready for Real ID rush

Did you know that as of October 2020 your standard New York State License will not allow you to get on a domestic flight? Because of the federal Real ID Act that was adopted in 2005, all New York State residents (18 and older) will […]