Category Archives: Central New York

  • Community News for Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018

    Community News for Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 UTICAPrice Rite begins Check Out Hunger campaignPrice Rite Marketplace has announced its annual Check Out Hunger fundraising campaign, which raises funds to benefit local food banks in communities served by Price Rite Marketplace stores across the northeast.Through Saturday, Dec. 29, Price Rite Marketplace, 501…

  • Community News for Monday, Dec. 10, 2018

    Community News for Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 HERKIMERArc Herkimer honors Volunteers of the Year[WITH TWO PHOTOS – TERI SMITH, CHRIS ANDERSON]Nearly 200 volunteers donated their time and talents to Arc Herkimer in 2018.In November, volunteers were recognized at an event at Francesca’s Banquets and Catering in Ilion. Two individuals…

  • Community News for Dec. 9, 2018

    Community News for Dec. 9, 2018 ROME224th Air Defense Group recognizes airmenMajor General Raymond F. Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of two members of the New York Air National Guard’s 224th Air Defense Group (ADG) in recognition of their capability…

  • Santa, zoo animals flock to Holiday Hoot

    Santa, zoo animals flock to Holiday Hoot UTICA — With Santa to visit and free food to eat, the Utica Zoo’s Holiday Hoot was, well, a hoot.On Friday morning, families were able to work on arts and crafts, and even pet some of the zoo’s animals during the annual event…

  • Community News for Dec. 8, 2018

    Community News for Dec. 8, 2018 UTICAMohawk Valley Health System to host blood driveThe Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) will host a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, in the Sister Johanna Conference Room at the St. Elizabeth Campus, 2209 Genesee St.For information or…

  • Community News for Dec. 7, 2018

    Community News for Dec. 7, 2018 UTICANewman to be reviewed in preparation for Engineering ExpoSUNY New Paltz student Tyler Newman of Utica will present an original engineering design project at the fall 2018 Senior Design Review on Friday, Dec. 7.The event is part of the Senior Design capstone experience…

  • Community News for Dec. 6, 2018

    Community News for Dec. 6, 2018 UTICAPearl Harbor Remembrance Day to honor lives lostJoin the Oneida County History Center on Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day to honor the lives lost during the Dec. 7, 1941, attack.This event takes place starting at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, in the History Center’s…

  • Community News for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018

    Community News for Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 COOPERSTOWNSchools can join plastic recycling challengeOtsego County Conservation Association, in conjunction with the Otsego County Department of Solid Waste and Planning and Casella Resource Solutions, are conducting a film plastic recycling challenge for schools, to begin in 2019.The program aims to promote…

  • Community News for Dec. 2, 2018

    Community News for Dec. 2, 2018 UTICAWinter Ball to raise funds for the Parkway CenterThe Parkway Center is hosting a Winter Ball in support of its programs and services offered.The event will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at Delta Hotels by Marriott, Utica, 200 Genesee St.The…

  • Community News for Nov. 30, 2018

    Community News for Nov. 30, 2018 UTICABreakfast with Santa part of zoo’s eventThe annual Utica Zoo Holiday Hoot has added a new event to this year’s festivities: Breakfast with Santa.Join Santa for breakfast Saturday, Dec. 8, in the Utica Zoo Auditorium. Seatings are at 9 and 11 a.m.Enjoy pancakes,…