Two days, two town halls

Brindisi continues commitment to listen to Upstate New Yorkers, holds town halls in McGraw and Norwich

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) held his second town hall in two days, answering questions yesterday in McGraw and tonight in Norwich. Brindisi took questions directly from the audience on topics including prescription drugs prices, health care, veterans issues, […]

DEC Seeks Input on Draft Tioughnioga Unit Management Plan

Public Meeting Scheduled for May 9

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will host a public meeting to provide information, answer questions, and accept public input on the draft Tioughnioga Unit Management Plan (UMP). The informal informational session will be held Thursday, May 9, at 7 the Nelson Town Offices, 4085 Nelson Rd, […]

Students present research and creative projects

More than 100 students presented projects at SUNY Oneonta’s annual Student Research and Creative Activity Day event from April 18-19.

Created to recognize and promote undergraduate scholarship and creative activity, Student Research & Creative Activity Day has become the premier on-campus event for scholarly student exhibition.

A total of 152 students, supported by faculty […]

Ride the roads for a good cause

Community Action Partnership is pleased to announce its annual fundraiser, a cryptic clue Road Rally through Madison County from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019.

The Rally, in its second year, begins and ends at the Canastota office of the agency (on New Market Drive next to Aldi on Route 5). […]

Area students receive academic awards at SUNY Canton’s honors convocation

SUNY Canton recognizes students with the highest grades at the William J. Mein Honors Convocation.

Honors Convocation is held as a formal recognition of student achievement. It is named annually to honor a retired faculty member who has made significant contributions to the college.

An award is bestowed to each student with the highest […]

Morrisville Public Library news

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Be sure to join us this Friday May 3 for our next Historic Talk for spring. It will be Railroading in the Stockbridge Valley at 6:30pm. Join John Taibi as he shares with us about the O&W railroad between Oneida and Whites Corners past his station at Munnsville.


Salka hosts town hall discussion

Assemblyman John Salka

Assemblyman John Salka (R,C,Ref-Brookfield) will be hosting an official town hall in Edmeston from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 9.

The focus of the event will be about the greatest needs of the district and answer questions. Salka encourages everyone to attend so the most effective and productive discussion possible can […]

$1 Million anonymous gift brings Roswell Park and Oneida Healthcare closer to $12 million campaign goal

Pictured is the new Dorothy G. Griffin Radiation Oncology Center due to open in June. Oneida Cancer Care campaign aims to increase access to Roswell Park’s expertise in CNY Oneida Cancer Care campaign aims to increase access to Roswell Park’s expertise in CNYNew and renovated cancer facilities to provide access to NCI-quality care for […]

SUNY Morrisville students receive top award from SUNY

Pictured from left are SUNY Morrisville President David Rogers, Layne Martin and Chancellor Kristina Johnson.

SUNY Morrisville students Zainab Jimoh of Staten Island and Layne Martin of Cazenovia, have been honored with the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence.

The prestigious award recognizes students who have best demonstrated integration of academic excellence with accomplishments […]

LETTER: Supports I-81 solution that benefits entire community

To the Editor:

Interstate 81 serves as a vital backbone for the economy of Onondaga County and, for decades, it has been an economic driver for the many towns and businesses that have grown around it. Recently, representatives of 11 hotels located along Interstate 81 sent a letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo expressing our concerns about what a grid-only solution […]

There’s No Place Like Home: Ninth annual Fur Ball

Pictured are Stevens-Swan Humane Society’s longest-term residents, Carl, Triss and Duke.

The ninth annual Fur Ball presented by Staffworks to benefit Stevens-Swan Humane Society will be another unique experience for event goers and animal lovers. This year, ‘There is no place like home,’ except at Yahnundasis Golf Club from 7 to 11 p.m. May […]

Jim Ridlon: Discord & Dissent

Commentary on contemporary politics exhibit opens at library in May Jim Ridlon (file photo)

The New Woodstock Free Library is presenting an exhibit of works by the internationally-recognized Cazenovia-based artist Jim Ridlon from May 6 to June 29. In the exhibit, Ridlon will be displaying assemblages he created and presented at Syracuse’s Art Rage […]