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A Success Story of Overcoming Negativity

November 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

By: Jim Davis Jim Davis   I grew up in Utica and went to high school at Utica Free Academy during the time when it changed to Utica Senior Academy in the 1980’s. At that time, I was told in 11th grade that I “was not college material” [Read More]

A Wonderful Vitamin- C!

October 5, 2016 // 0 Comments

By: Elizabeth Szlek; Wellness Counselor If someone stopped you on the street and asked if you have heard of Vitamin C, most of would say, “Of course! You take it when you are getting a cold,”  or something to that effect, but Vitamin C is [Read More]

I Will Not Remain Silent

October 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

By: Diane Washington-Taylor: Just last week I was profiled by the police while driving late at night for work in South Carolina. A few years ago my brother’s Mercedes broke down in a bank parking lot. A Greenville, North Carolina officer Assumed [Read More]

Reflections on Food in Urban America

September 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Colgate faculty Introduction Early in Summer 2016 a group of seven faculty from Colgate University took an eleven day road trip through three Midwestern U.S. cities—St Louis, Chicago, and Detroit.  We visited farmers markets, urban farms, [Read More]

ThINCubator Ribbon-cutting event to take place Aug. 15

August 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

The thINCubator<http://thincubator.co/> will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, Aug. 15, at 2 p.m. at their new location, 326 Broad Street in Utica. The ceremony will feature speakers including Mohawk Valley Community College President [Read More]

Woodsmen’s Field Days Schedule of Events

August 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

69th NEW YORK STATE FRI. – SAT. – SUN. AUGUST 19, 20 & 21, 2016 Boonville – Oneida County Fairgrounds – Route 294 8:00 14TH ANNUAL WOODSMEN’S CLASSIC CANOE & KAYAK RACE ACA sanctioned. Racers may sign up near the [Read More]

New S’mores Cookie!

August 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

Cicero, N.Y. – In celebration of 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies, the Girl Scouts of the USA announced today – National S’mores Day – that they will introduce two new commemorative S’mores cookies to its 2017 lineup. Girl [Read More]

2016 Hall Of Fame Inductees Announced

August 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Oneida County Historical Society is pleased to announce the 2016 Oneida County Hall of Fame Inductees.  Please see attached document for a full press release and biographies.  A second email with images will be forthcoming.   The Oneida [Read More]

September Article

August 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

This is a continuing discussion of Legal Myths and Reality, because an informed citizen is always the most successful citizen. MYTH: A person suffering from a challenge such as Down syndrome, epilepsy or a severe form of learning disability, among [Read More]

Remsen Arts Center Press Release

August 8, 2016 // 0 Comments

REMSEN, NY — The Remsen Performing and Visual Arts Center is thankful for all the support received for our Ceiling Project. Thanks to the bountiful generosity of individual and business contributions totaling $7,000 plus funding of a $5,000 [Read More]

On Point For College Shares Success Strategies

August 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Dawn Laguerre College and be difficult enough when the student transistions from a loving and stable home. There are special challenges faced by those not so fortunate, the homeless, those in foster care or the formerly incarcerated. On Point for [Read More]
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