Local Woman to Give Welcome at NYSARC Convention

Madison Cortland ARC news

(Madison County, NY – Oct. 2012) Erica Ostwald is a shy woman who has faced personal challenges in her life. She was diagnosed with Autism when she was a small child.

Ostwald attended public school despite efforts from the school district to place her in a special class. Her family knew […]

Conway, Rothrock Exchange Vows

(Chittenango, NY – May 2012) Alison Nicole Conway and Brian Francis Rothrock were married May 19 in an intimate ceremony with immediate family at the gazebo in Stickles Park, Chittenango.

Chittenango Mayor Ronny L. Goeler officiated.

The bride is the daughter of Henry J. and Martha E. Conway of Chittenango and granddaughter of Ruth […]

Students Receive GED with help from Tutors

Canastota Public Library news

By Elizabeth Totten

(Canastota, NY) On Thursday Jan. 12, the Canastota Public Library held a celebration for nine students who recently received their GED. These students all studied with tutors at the library through the Madison County Reads Ahead Adult Literacy Program.

The celebration included time with family, friends and tutors […]

Student Awarded Prestigious Scholarship

(Canastota, NY – Nov. 2011) USC The Business College, with locations in Utica, Canastota and Oneonta, recently announced that Holly Dingman has been awarded a scholarship from the Rome College Foundation.

Canastota student Dingman, was the recipient of a Rome College Foundation scholarship at the October meeting which was held at the Utica Campus. Since […]

USC Foundation Golf Classic raises more than $6,500 for Scholarships


Pictured from left is Scott Williams, Executive Vice President of Utica School of Commerce and Jeff Owen, USC Foundation Director.

(July 2011) The USC Foundation held its 11th annual golf classic July 29 at Stonebridge Golf and Country Club. More than 100 golfers and sponsors helped raise more than $6,500 for student scholarships.

“Every […]