Madison Cortland ARC Elects Schaal as President

(Oneida, NY – June 2013) The Board of Directors for Madison Cortland ARC announces Randy Schaal was elected President of Madison Cortland ARC by its membership on Friday June 7.


Benefit Planned for Gold Star Mom

(Oneida, NY – May 2013) A benefit has been planned for Vicky Barker Arnold, a “Gold Star Mom” who was recently diagnosed with lung cancer.

The benefit will be held June 8 at 1 p.m. at the Oneida American Legion.

The cost for adults to attend is $15, children 6 to 17 years old pay […]

Obituary: Donald H. Behr, 84

(Oneida, NY –May 2013) Donald H. Behr, 84, of 223 North Street, Oneida, died Tuesday, May 7, from complications from injuries from a fall at his home on Monday. He was surrounded by loving family at Oneida Healthcare at the time of his passing./

Don was born May 27, 1928, in Oneida, the son of […]

Students Experience ‘Real-World’ Medicine

(Oneida, NY – May 2013) Students entering eighth and ninth grade this fall will have the opportunity to spend two days in the world of hospital healthcare this summer. M.A.S.H. Camp will be held July 9 and 10 at Oneida Healthcare.

M.A.S.H. stands for Medical Academy of Science and Health. This two-day camp is sponsored […]

‘The American Experience’

Chorale pays tribute to early folk, country, spiritual, jazz and patriotic music

Chorale members Norm Webber of Canastota (left) and Valerie Wood of Rome (right) discuss their concert solos with Chorale Director Kimberly Nethaway of Rome (center).

(Oneida, NY- May 2013) The Oneida Area Civic Chorale will present “The American Experience” on Sunday May 19 […]

Reminder: Share the Road Safely and Be Alert

By Major Rodney W. Campbell

New York State Police

(Oneida – April 24, 2013) I would like to remind motorists, bicyclists and other users of New York’s roadways to use caution when driving and riding this spring and summer. Motorists should be alert for other users of the roadway including bicyclists, in-line skaters, pedestrians, […]

Oneida Area Council of Churches Announces Events

National Day of Prayer May 2

(Oneida, NY – April 2013) The Oneida Area Council of Churches invites the public regardless of faith or denomination to join in the 62nd annual National Day of Prayer at Oneida City Hall, Thursday, May 2, from noon to 12:30 p.m. as we recognize and pray for these factions […]

Godwin Presents ‘Upstate Cauldron: Eccentric Spiritual Movements in Early New York’

Oneida Community Mansion House

(Oneida, NY – April 2013) The second of three talks free to the public on Upstate New York Historical Sensations will feature Joscelyn Godwin presenting ‘Upstate Cauldron: Eccentric Spiritual Movements in Early New York,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday May 2.

Professor Godwin’s talk will introduce our region’s colorful past of […]

Free Boys Lacrosse Program held Thursdays

(Oneida, NY – April 2013) The Oneida Indian Nation Recreation Department invites boys from across the community to participate in its spring varsity lacrosse program. The program is for boys in grades 9-12 and is free to join.

Each Thursday from April 25 through May 30, practice will be held at the Oneida Nation’s […]

Oneida Nation Elders Host Basket Bonanza and Bake Sale

Money Raised Helps Fund Trips and Special Events

(Oneida, NY – April 2013) Win a gift for yourself or a friend and at the same time pick up some homemade baked goods at the Oneida Nation Elders Program gift basket bonanza and bake sale. The event is open to the public 11 a.m. to 1:30 […]

Oneida to Celebrate Arbor Day with Tree Planting

(Oneida, NY – April 2013) Acting Mayor Alden M. Smith is pleased to announce that the Arbor Day Foundation has named Oneida New York a Tree City USA, adding that residents of Oneida should be proud to live in a community that makes the planting and care of trees a priority.

The Acting Mayor stated […]

Mansion House Presents Upstate New York Historical Sensations

(Oneida, NY- April 2013) Three talks on Upstate New York Historical Sensations will be featured during the Oneida Community Mansion House’s spring Adult Enrichment Series. The talks on consecutive Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. begin on April 25 and are free to the public.

On April 25, Christa Shusko will speak on the topic, “Invisible […]