Monthly Archives: March 2017

  • GE's Immelt: 'Climate change is real'

    GE's Immelt: 'Climate change is real' President Donald Trump’s moves to deny climate change have drawn a sharp rebuke from General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt. In a blog post sent this week to all employees of GE, Immelt said Trump’s executive order telling federal agencies to review and possibly…

  • Community News for Friday, March 31, 2017

    Community News for Friday, March 31, 2017 UTICAChurch food pantry food drive underwaySt. Margaret’s Food Pantry at Grace Church is conducting its third annual April Showers Food Drive Challenge: to “Help Wash Hunger Away.” The pantry is collecting food items and monetary donations throughout the month of April.Its goal…

  • Community News for Thursday, March 30, 2017

    Community News for Thursday, March 30, 2017 ROMEClass helps prep expectant parentsParents-to-be can learn about childbirth, newborns and other related topics by attending the upcoming “Baby Care Basics” program from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, in the classroom at Rome Memorial Hospital, 1500 N. James St.The free…

  • Community News for Wednesday, March 29,2017

    Community News for Wednesday, March 29,2017 NEW HARTFORDBunny Cares eventfor childrenwith special needsSangertown Square is presenting Bunny Cares from 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday, welcoming children of all abilities and spectrums of special needs to a photo environment supportive of their sensory, physical and developmental needs.The sensory-friendly event will…

  • Community News for Tuesday, March 28, 2017

    Community News for Tuesday, March 28, 2017 POLANDStudents thrivewith freedom of science fair projectsThe 29th annual Poland Central School Science Fair took place March 2 at the school. More than 80 awards were given out totaling $3,425 in prizes.Students in grades 7-11 competed in the science fair — with…

  • Community News for Monday, March 27, 2017

    Community News for Monday, March 27, 2017 ILIONBOCES adult practical nursing offerspart-time classesHerkimer BOCES offers part-time classes during days or evenings for adults who want to train to become LPNs around their work schedules. Last school year, the program also changed its full-time class from 10 months to 12…

  • Community News for Friday, March 24, 2017

    Community News for Friday, March 24, 2017 HERKIMERCommunity invitedto Arc Herkimer’sLife Is Beautiful TourArc Herkimer President/CEO Kevin Crosley invites community residents and area business leaders to join him at a Life Is Beautiful Tour and Lunch on Wednesday to learn more about the nonprofit agency and services.The March tour…