The Arts Join Forces to Fight Hunger

Earlville Opera House to Host Concerts for the Hungry

(Earlville, NY – April 2013) In tough times, hunger goes on the rise. Five years after the onset of the financial crisis, hunger remains high in the U.S. and in Central New York. The Earlville Opera House and Treasures of the Heart of NY are joining […]

Staged Reading: ‘A Child’s Christmas in Wales’

Shown from left are last year’s cast of David Lantz, Ian Levitt, Adger Williams, Wil Eberhardt, Clara Lantz, Harrison DuBois and Jan Webb Guistwite.

(Hamilton, NY- Dec. 2012) The Palace Players are delighted to present their holiday production of Dylan Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales.” The staged reading of this classic story benefits the […]

Boy Scouts Deliver Food throughout Three Counties

(Madison, Oneida, Herkimer, NY – Nov. 2012) The Revolutionary Trails Council wants to thank and acknowledge the contributions of our Scouts and the entire community for their support of our annual Scouting for Food Good Turn.

More than 50,000 pounds of canned food and other non-perishables were collected and delivered to 26 local food banks […]

Organization Announces $488,126 in Community Grants

(Madison County, NY – June 2012) The Central New York Community Foundation announced last week it has awarded $488,126 in grants to 21 charitable organizations, four of them from Madison County, from its unrestricted and field‑of‑interest funds. Among them were:

Children’s Center at SUNY Morrisville received $20,000 to furnish its newly expanded and renovated space. […]

Lura, Servedio and Pangallo Offer Choice


Pictured from left are Dominick Pangallo, Russell Lura and Jennifer Servedio.

(Hamilton, NY) The Village of Hamilton Democratic Caucus in early May nominated candidates for all three Village Trustee openings to be elected on June 19, 2012. On the Democratic line on the ballot, with the party symbol of a star, will be […]

Palace Players hold Benefit; Collect food, money for the Hamilton Food Cupboard


Pictured in the back row from left are Dave Lantz, Adger Williams, Clara Lantz and Jan Webb-Guistwite. Front row from left are Ian Levitt, Wil Eberhardt, and Harrison DuBois. The Palace Players presented a reading of Dylan Thomas’ ‘A Child’s Christmas in Wales’ at the Palace Theater as a benefit for the Hamilton […]

Palace Players Production Benefits Hamilton Food Cupboard

(Hamilton, NY – Dec. 2011) The Palace Players are delighted to present a benefit holiday production of Dylan Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales.” The staged reading of this classic holiday story marks what the theater group hopes will be the first of a regular holiday tradition for the company and the community.

“A Child’s […]

Annual Food Drive a Success; Toy Drive Planned for Dec. 10

(Hamilton, NY – Dec. 2011) The Colgate University Athletics Department food drive raised about 600 pounds of food for the Hamilton Food Cupboard this season.

The Athletic Department held the food drive over five games leading up to Thanksgiving this year. These games included men’s and women’s hockey and basketball games.

“It is always a […]

Colgate Athletics Set to Host Food Drive for Hamilton Food Cupboard

By Gloria Nantulya, Athletic Communications Assistant

(Hamilton, NY – Nov. 21, 2011) The Colgate University Athletics Department will continue its food drive for the Hamilton Food Cupboard this week.

The women’s hockey and women’s basketball games on Tuesday night as well as the men’s basketball game on Wednesday will be part of the food […]

Should I Share My Ice Cream?

Colgate Bookstore news

By Heather Elia

(Hamilton, NY – July 2011) The Colgate Bookstore will host an Elephant & Piggie children’s book party on Thursday July 14 at 4 p.m. in the Class of 2003 Events Room at 3 Utica St. Featuring stories, games, party favors and more, the event is free and open to […]

Worn Again Shop to hold 5th Annual Sale

(Hamilton, NY – May 2011) Worn Again second hand shop’s 5th annual sale will be held at the First Baptist Church, Broad Street in Hamilton on May 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and May 14 from 9 a.m. to noon. No children’s clothes at this sale, nor will vouchers be accepted. Vouchers will […]

Charity Event Raises Funds for Bikes, Food Cupboard


(Hamilton, NY – March 2011) Undaunted by cold and wind, Colgate University’s Greek Life and COVE (Center for Outreach and Volunteerism Education) organizations hosted a charity event Saturday March 26 on behalf of Community Bikes and the Hamilton Food Cupboard.

Nearly 20 cyclists and 100 runners braved the elements to take part in a […]