Category Archives: Central New York

  • Legislature approves proposed jail site offer

    Legislature approves proposed jail site offer HERKIMER, N.Y. – The Herkimer County Legislature approved a resolution to pay the owner of the former P&C site a designated amount with contingencies allowing the county to move forward with its plans to construct a new jail facility.County Administrator James Wallace said that…

  • Community News for Dec. 18, 2017

    Community News for Dec. 18, 2017  VERONAThank you for … support of annual Holiday PartyMany heartfelt thanks to everyone (volunteers and attendees) who helped make my Eighth Annual Holiday Party for Town of Verona residents on Dec. 10, a huge success. Great volunteers worked together to make this event…

  • Community News for December 16, 2017

    Community News for December 16, 2017 UTICAMohawk Valley YouthBuild to host information sessionMohawk Valley YouthBuild will host an information session at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 21, at the Mohawk Valley Community College Education Opportunity Center, 524 Elizabeth St., downtown Utica. The free program is open to those ages 18…

  • Community News for Dec. 8, 2017

    Community News for Dec. 8, 2017 ROMERCT will conduct toy drive during next productionRome Community Theater, 8911 Turin Road, will be conducting a toy drive for Loaves and Fishes, a non-profit organization, during the production of “Radium Girls,” Dec. 7-12.A collection box will be displayed in the lobby. An…

  • A6 COMMUNITY

    A6 COMMUNITY ROMERCT will conduct toy drive during next productionRome Community Theater, 8911 Turin Road, will be conducting a toy drive for Loaves and Fishes, a non-profit organization, during the production of “Radium Girls,” Dec. 7-12.A collection box will be displayed in the lobby. An RCT volunteer will be…

  • Community News for Nov. 25, 2017

    Community News for Nov. 25, 2017 UTICAUtica artwork featured on downtown bannersAs the city lights downtown Utica for the holidays, they also will be installing 35 new downtown “One World Art Gallery” banners, featuring the works of 70 local artists who, live, work, attend art school or maintain a…

  • Community News for Nov. 15, 2017

    Community News for Nov. 15, 2017 REGIONHEAP and outreach programs beginMohawk Valley Community Action Agency (MVCAA) will be accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Home Energy Assistance Program, known as HEAP, at its Rome and Utica locations through December and at five locations in western and northern Oneida County.Regular application…

  • Community News for Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017

    Community News for Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 REGIONHEAP and outreach programs beginMohawk Valley Community Action Agency (MVCAA) will be accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Home Energy Assistance Program, known as HEAP, at its Rome and Utica locations through December and at five locations in western and northern Oneida County.Regular…

  • Community News for Nov. 14, 2017

    Community News for Nov. 14, 2017 REGION Solid Waste Authority recognizes America Recycles Day Wednesday, Nov. 15, marks the 20th annual America Recycles Day, a nationwide initiative dedicated to increasing awareness and showcasing the accomplishments of recycling. Currently, Oneida and Herkimer Counties have a recycling rate of 55 percent, while recycling rates…

  • Community News for Nov. 7, 2017

    Community News for Nov. 7, 2017 REGIONScouting for Food program helps families in needThe Boy Scouts of America Leatherstocking Council is once again collecting food for families in need during its “Scouting for Food” program.This year, this community service program is made possible in large part by a $5,000 grant…