Summer Lecture Series to close with presentation on ‘Fanny Forrester’

Summer Lecture Series to close with presentation on ‘Fanny Forrester’

To close out the Summer Lecture Series, which has been very successful, the Friends of the Old Town of Eaton Museum will be putting on a special lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018. Refreshments will be served at 6 p.m.

The program will […]

Send your kids back to school with current vaccinations

Send your kids back to school with current vaccinations

National Immunization Awareness Month is a reminder that we all need vaccines throughout our lives.

Back-to-school season is here. It’s time for parents to gather supplies and back packs. It’s also the ideal time to make sure your kids are […]

Jamesville teen killed in one-car crash

Jamesville teen killed in one-car crash

State Police are investigating a fatal one-car crash that occurred Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 8:09 p.m. on Jamesville Road in the town of DeWitt.

Investigation revealed a 2015 Toyota Rav4, operated by Blake J. Lucas, 18, of Jamesville, was eastbound on Quintard Road and failed to stop at […]

Underwood issues consumer tips for New Yorkers impacted by flood damage

NYS Attorney General Barbara Underwood

Underwood issues consumer tips for New Yorkers impacted by flood damage to avoid scams when hiring contractors

Following flooding around Seneca Lake and throughout the Finger Lakes region, attorney general encourages consumers to stay vigilant when hiring help

In light of the Aug. 14, 2018, flooding around Seneca Lake […]

Morrisville Public Library news

Michelle Rounds, Library Director

Morrisville Public Library news

By Michelle A. Rounds, Library Manager

Summer Reading, “Libraries Rock!” is over! Congrats to our 49 out of 95 graduates who read a total of 1,215 hours! So YES they did get to SLIME the Library Manager!!! Congratulations kids!

Graduates are: Layla Abbott, Emerson, Esther and […]

Oneida Improvement Committee announces seventh annual mum sale fundraiser

Oneida Improvement Committee announces seventh annual mum sale fundraiser

The Oneida Improvement Committee announced its seventh annual mum sale is going on now through Sept. 4.

A large quantity of potted mums have been reserved in several colors to choose from. Prices are one for $15, two for $20 and three for $25; color choices […]

The Cazenovia Public Library to present a lecture on hops in Cazenovia

Pictured is the 1852 Cazenovia Brewery.

The Cazenovia Public Library to present a lecture on hops in Cazenovia

The Cazenovia Public Library will welcome Madison County Historian Matthew Urtz and local business owner Chad Meigs to the Community Room Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, at 7 p.m.

In their presentation, “Hops in Cazenovia: Then and […]

Update: American Red Cross shelters

Update: American Red Cross shelters

Broome County: The shelter at Harpursville Baptist Church is now closed.

Schuyler County: The shelter at Watkins Glen High School is closing at noon

Seneca County: The shelter at Ovid Federated Church is closing at noon

Still open:

Broome County: Vestal American Legion and Donnelly Elementary School, Conklin

Chemung County: […]

Syracuse International Airport to conduct triennial airport emergency drill

Syracuse International Airport to conduct triennial airport emergency drill

The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport will host its Federal Aviation Administration mandated, full-scale emergency response drill Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018.

The purpose of the drill, required by the FAA every three years, is to exercise the airport’s emergency plan, […]

Underwood, Cuomo announce suit against Purdue Pharma for widespread fraud and deception in marketing of opioid products 

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

NYS Attorney General Barbara Underwood

Underwood, Cuomo announce suit against Purdue Pharma for widespread fraud and deception in marketing of opioid products

Lawsuit alleges scheme by Purdue to misrepresent its opioid products – including OxyContin – as less subject to abuse and addiction than other opioid products; lawsuit stems […]

Great Swamp Conservancy offers kids’ fishing program

Great Swamp Conservancy offers kids’ fishing program

Youth may learn to fish with Spider Rybaak 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Great Swamp Conservancy’s Simpson Park, one-10th of a mile south of the GSC’s main complex on North Main Street.

This is a free program, catch-and-release for all ages (children must be […]

Playing Fair: Fair housing landlord training workshop Aug. 24

Playing Fair: Fair housing landlord training workshop Aug. 24

CNY Fair Housing, a 27-year-old local non-profit organization working to eliminate housing discrimination in Central and Northern New York, is conducting two “Playing Fair: Fair Housing Landlord Training” workshop sessions Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, at the Chancellor Apartments, Community Room, 417 Bleecker St., Utica.

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