Category Archives: Central New York

  • Community Foundation to residents: Sign the Mohawk Valley Equity Pledge

    Community Foundation to residents: Sign the Mohawk Valley Equity Pledge The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties is asking residents to take the newly announced Mohawk Valley Equity Pledge to help establish support for meaningful change in the region.The pledge, announced Tuesday morning during a virtual meeting, builds…

  • Area Community News (your photos and events)

    Area Community News (your photos and events) HEHERKIMERThree Herkimer College employees honored with 2020 SUNY Chancellor AwardsThe following Herkimer County Community College employees have been honored with SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence for 2020.•Jason Brown, assistant professor of English, is the recipient of the Award for Excellence in Teaching.…

  • Area Community News (your submitted news, photos)

    Area Community News (your submitted news, photos) REGIONTony’s Pizza locations to raise funds for American Cancer SocietyOn Wednesday, May 13, Tony’s Pizza locations on Commercial Drive in New Hartford, on Main Street in Westmoreland and on Oriskany Boulevard in Whitesboro, will be donating 15 percent of sales all day…

  • Karing Kitchen to host #GivingTuesdayNow drive

    Karing Kitchen to host #GivingTuesdayNow drive ONEIDA – In response to the need caused by the COVID-19 crisis, Karing Kitchen will be hosting a Drive By-Drop Off event as part of #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of Unity.The event will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. and 3 to…

  • Community News: murder mystery dinner, career day and more

    Community News: murder mystery dinner, career day and more ROMEMVCAA to host Enrollment DayMohawk Valley Community Action Agency Inc. (MVCAA) is hosting an Enrollment Day on Thursday, March 12, at its Griffiss Child Development Center at 276 Brookley Road.The center will be open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.…

  • Area Community News: workshops, events, your photos

    Area Community News: workshops, events, your photos UTICALocal women to be honored at awards dinnerNew York State Women Inc.-Mohawk Valley Chapter will host its 2020 Women of the Year awards dinner at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, at Daniele’s at Valley View, 620 Memorial Parkway.The event celebrates Women’s History…

  • Washington bracing for impeachment as battle lines harden

    Washington bracing for impeachment as battle lines harden WASHINGTON — As Washington braces for this week’s expected vote to impeach President Donald Trump, partisan battle lines hardened on Sunday, with Democrats defending impeachment even if Trump isn’t removed from office and Republicans denouncing the integrity of the constitutional process.The…

  • Wealthy German family gives millions to Holocaust survivors

    Wealthy German family gives millions to Holocaust survivors BERLIN — One of Germany’s richest families, which owns Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Pret A Manger and other international brands, is giving millions to support Holocaust survivors as it seeks to atone for its use of forced laborers during the Nazi era…

  • Community News for Dec. 12, 2019

    Community News for Dec. 12, 2019 LITTLE FALLSSign-ups underway for Christmas holiday meal basketsThe Little Falls Area food pantry is currently accepting registrations from individuals and families residing in the Little Falls City School District for Christmas holiday meal baskets for pick up.The baskets are limited to 120 families…