Colgate Habitat Chapter Scores HomeRun

To the Editor:

(Hamilton, NY- April 2013) HomeRun for Habitat event was put on by Colgate University’s Habitat for Humanity affiliate recently.

The event was held April 13 in Hamilton. Peter Sagal from National Public Radio’s “Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me!” spoke before both the half-marathon and the 5K events. He also ran with the […]

Nearly 330 Youth Participate in Sullivan Easter Event

Submitted by Matthew Moore

(Town of Sullivan, NY -April 2013) The town of Sullivan hosted their annual Easter egg hunts March 30. The weather cooperated and we had a great turnout at Sullivan and Chapman parks.

We had a total of 211 kids participate in the fun-packed event at Sullivan Park, and 116 children traveled […]

Chittenango Rotary Plans First-Ever Turkey Shoot

Submitted by Marilyn Anderson

(Chittenango, NY – March 2013) Chittenango Rotary is looking for you to attend our first Turkey Shoot fundraiser; we are raising money for the Madison County Children’s Camp and Advanced Strategies Adventures (hunting and fishing opportunities for people with disabilities).

Our event will be at the Canastota Conservation Club Saturday, April […]

Chittenango Tree Lighting Committee Thanks Community for Support

Shown are some of the scenes from the tree lighting ceremony. Pick up a copy of the print edition of the Madison County Courier on newsstands now for more photos.

(Chittenango, NY – Dec. 2012) The sixth annual tree lighting ceremony was held Dec. 1 and, even if there was no snow, no […]

Last Chance to be Included in Rotary Phone Book

(Chittenango, NY – Oct. 2012) Chittenango Rotary produces a local town of Sullivan phone directory every even year, but the cut-off to place ads in the yellow pages is Oct. 31.

This is also the last chance to have your cell phone number included.

Advertisers who would like to be seen in the phone book […]

Deadline to Place Ads in Sullivan-Area Directory Nearing

Chittenango Rotary Club news

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Oct. 2012) Businesses who would like to be represented in the Rotary Town of Sullivan Local Phone Book should contact Chittenango Rotarian Dale Thomas. The deadline for getting an ad in their yellow pages is Oct. 15.

The local phone book for the Town of Sullivan […]

Remembering Sept. 11, 2001

To the Editor:

(Chittenango – Sept. 11, 2012) Remembering events of 11 years ago in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania still continues to bring to mind many thoughts of how that day changed us, America and the world.

This year, Chittenango held its 11th annual program of reflection and remembrance for Patriot Day at Stickles […]

Rachel’s Challenge Planned for Oct. 1 through 3

Chittenango Rotary Club News

(Town of Sullivan, NY – Oct. 2012) The Chittenango Rotary Club and the Chittenango School District are teaming up to make a difference in our community. The Rotary club initiated “Rachel’s Challenge” and is the major donor.

Rachel Joy Scott was the first student killed at Columbine High School in 1999. […]

First Du’Nango for a Cure Duathlon a Success

Submitted by Marilyn Anderson

(Chittenango, NY – Sept. 2012) The Rotary Club of Chittenango hosted its first Du’Nango for a Cure Duathlon. We had 132 racers who participated. It was a 2.5 mile run, 14.7 mile bike, then another 2.5 mile run. We had 60 volunteer Rotarians and friends. The project raised about $6,500 toward […]

Thankful for Help with Celebration

To the Editor:

(Chittenango, NY – Aug. 2012) On behalf of the Chittenango Bicentennial Committee, we wish to express our thanks for the assistance we received with the Bicentennial Celebration and Mural Dedication July 28:

* Members of the Bicentennial Committee for the time given for meetings and planning over the last two years;

* […]

Local Dog Park Proposed

(Chittenango, NY – Aug. 2012) For the past few months, members of the Chittenango Rotary Club, with the help of the town of Sullivan and a small group of dedicated dog owners, have been planning and hoping to build a dog park in our community.

Currently, the closest fenced in dog park is the Wegman’s […]

Chittenango Rotary Club Continues Ongoing Efforts; Plans Several New Events

(Chittenango, NY – July 2012) Hello. My name is Marilyn Anderson, and I am the president of the Chittenango Rotary Club. Four years ago, our family hosted a Rotary Youth exchange student, and that experience piqued my interest for what else Rotary does. I was impressed with their water well project in Ghana, and […]