Cazenovia Schools to Receive More State Aid than Expected

(Cazenovia, NY – April 2, 2013) Updated school aid estimates released in Albany last week would increase Cazenovia Central School District’s total state aid revenue by 6.97 percent over this year’s total, if approved by state lawmakers. That’s $327,210 – or 155 percent – more than was included in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget, released […]

Chairman Comments on State Budget

(Wampsville, NY – Jan. 29, 2013) Madison County Board of Supervisors Chairman John M. Becker issued a statement on the New York state spending plan last week.

“Governor Cuomo’s Executive Budget is a prudent plan that restrains spending, caps taxes and makes some important progress in mandate relief,” Becker said. “Further, we deeply appreciate the […]

Spires Challenges Magee to Three Debates

(Cazenovia, NY – Sept. 2012) Levi Spires of Cazenovia, the Republican and Conservative Party candidate for New York’s 121 Assembly District, challenged his opponent to a series of debates across the district.

“It is critically important to me that the voters of this district know exactly what their elected officials stand for,” Spires said. “As […]

Red Cross Settles into New Home

(Oneida – Aug. 2012) The Central New York Chapter of the American Red Cross celebrated the opening of its new Madison-Oneida branch office earlier this month with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 134 Vanderbilt Ave., Oneida.

The new office, which is operated daily by Red Cross staff and volunteers, is just a few blocks from the […]