Courier Contributor Hops on Board Tour

By Dyann Nashton

(Madison County, NY – Sept. 2012) Last weekend was not the first time that things were “hopping” in Madison County. The Madison County Hop Fest provided a weekend-long celebration of its more than 200-year-old hops heritage.

Presented by the Madison County Historical Society, the event began Friday with a paired beer dinner […]

Make Your Own Victorian Valentine


Pictured are Victorian Valentines from the Madison County Historical Society’s collection.

Madison County Historical Society News

By Sydney L. Loftus

(Oneida, NY – Feb. 2012) Make-your-own Victorian Valentine Workshop for children between the ages of 8-12 on Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Madison County Historical Society

Valentine’s Day has roots in several different […]