Madison’s Engelbrecht Recognized for Service

Richard Engelbrecht (left) and his daughter, Cheri, at the awards ceremony May 9.

Current BOCES Board President Doug Gustin (left) and Richard Engelbrecht at the awards ceremony.

Madison-Oneida BOCES News

(Madison, NY) The Tri-County School Boards Institute honored Madison-Oneida BOCES Board of Education member Richard Engelbrecht May 9 with the Distinguished Service Award for his […]

Explore the Chenango Canal

Madison Historical Society news

(Madison, NY – May 2013) The Madison Historical Society presents “Exploring the Chenango Canal” by Wade Lallier as part of the society’s Monthly Speaker Program. This captivating PowerPoint presentation is at the historical society’s building (the old American Legion) on South Street, Madison, May 20, at 7 p.m. It follows the […]

Help the Town of Madison Historian

(Madison, NY – April 2013) Does anyone have memories of a doctor who practiced or lived in Madison, Bouckville or Solsville? Or, have you heard your parents or grandparents speak of one?

The Town of Madison Historian has few records of past medical practitioners for the Town of Madison and hopes to hear from you. […]

Madison Friends of Music to Host Annual Wheelchair Basketball Event Tonight

(Madison, NY – April 2013) Madison Friends of Music, in conjunction with the Sitrin Stars, will once again host their annual wheelchair basketball event. Now in its third year, the basketball game will be held in the Madison Central School gymnasium on Wednesday, April 24 beginning at 6 p.m.

Attendees will be treated to a […]

Social Dance Planned April 20 in Madison

(Madison, NY – April 2013) The Madison Historical Society is sponsoring a dance from 7 to 11 p.m. April 20 at the Madison Historical Museum on South Street in Madison. Music will be provided by “The Good Ole Boy.”

There is a requested donation of $6 per person.

Refreshments will be available.

Madison Does Matter

To the Editor:

(Madison, NY – March 2013) What is happening in Madison is sad. A company has come in from another country and deliberately divided what was once a peaceful community.

Representatives from this company are working hard to convince everyone involved that there are only two sides to the debate over windmills when […]

Madison Planning Board to review Wind Advisory Committee’s Facilities Law

To the Editor:

(Madison, NY – March 2013) The Town of Madison Planning Board has accepted the Wind Advisory Committee’s proposed Wind Power Facilities Law for review.

The law is intended to permit wind development while requiring setbacks that are adequate to protect people who do not want to live in the shadows, or with […]

Dance Planned in Madison

(Madison, NY – March 2013) There will be a social dance at the Madison Historical Museum on South Street in Madison March 16 from 7 to 11 p.m. This event is sponsored by the Madison Historical Society, with music provided by the Blue Valley Boys. Donation is $6 per person, and refreshments are available.

Jim Ford Debuts Grove Hinman Book in Madison

Town of Madison Historical Society News

(Madison, NY – March 2013) The Town of Madison Historical Society Speaker Program begins the 2013 season with local author Jim Ford and his newest book on Grove Hinman. He will discuss his book with a PowerPoint presentation at the Madison Historical building, South Street, Madison, Monday, March 18, […]

Wind Advisory Committee ‘Officially Discharged’

Proposed Wind Power Facilities Law Now Before Planning Board

By Chris Hoffman

(Madison, NY- Feb. 2013) On Feb. 6, at the regular meeting of the Planning Board of the Town of Madison, Roger Williams, Chairman of the Wind Advisory Committee and also Chairman of the Planning Board, presented a proposed Wind Power Facilities Law and […]

Local Dances Planned Feb. 16

(Madison, NY – Feb. 2013) The Madison Historical Society is sponsoring a dance, music by Good Ole Boy, Feb. 16, from 7 to 11 p.m., to be held at the Historical Museum on South Street in Madison. Refreshments available. Suggested donation of $6 per person.

(Oneida, NY – Feb. 2013) There will be a social […]

Madison Cemetery Association to Meet

(Madison, NY – Feb. 9, 2013) The Madison Village Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting Saturday, Feb. 9, at 2 p.m. in Madison Village Hall. Everyone interested in the cemetery and its upkeep is welcome.