Congressman Anthony Brindisi Statement on Emergency Border Funding

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) issued the following statement after the passage of an emergency supplemental: "Common sense prevailed today. This bipartisan legislation is not perfect, but these funds will help address the humanitarian crisis at...

Attorneys General Challenge Trump Rule Endangering the Rights of Millions of Workers  

NEW YORK – Attorney General Letitia James today co-led a multistate group of seventeen attorneys general in a comment letter opposing the U.S. Department of Labor’s proposed rule that would narrow the interpretation of...

Survey: More than half of U.S. employees who typically eat lunch during work hours...

A new survey from the American Heart Association and Aramark highlights employed Americans' desire to eat more healthfully and reveals the impact of workplace environment on nutrition choices. Embargoed until 4 a.m. CT / 5...

Hamilton College Reports on Treatment of Mentally Ill in Criminal Justice System

  Ralph Eannace of Utica City Court and other public officials, offers proof of the broad community benefits to developing, introducing and sustaining alternative methods of handling individuals with mental illness in the criminal justice...

Parent Advocacy for Utica School District

Our schools should be places where all children, regardless of their skin color, feel welcome, nurtured, and loved. But all too often, that's not the case. Join us Tuesday, June 25 at 7pm at the...

MVCC Math Corps Seeks Student Applicants

  Mohawk Valley Community College’s Math Corps program is seeking applicants for its 2019 summer camp. The free program will run 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays from July 8 until Aug. 1,...

Fourth grader honored for fundraising efforts

  American Heart Association thanks the Mohawk Valley’s top fundraising student UTICA, June 18, 2019 — The American Heart Association honored the top student fundraiser in the Mohawk Valley on Tuesday. Jayden Zuccaro, a fourth grader at...

AG James Calls on Congress to Take Action to  Protect America’s Election Integrity

 22 State AG's warn action is necessary to prevent against “persistent threats to our election systems” NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James and 21 other State Attorneys General from across the nation today...

Opportunity of a Lifetime: or doomed to repeat failure?

By Joseph Bottini, Oneida County Historian Introduction “Doing the right thing, simply because it is the right thing to do” is not for the faint of heart. To hold to an opinion of what you know is...

Remembering Michael Schwerner: Civil Rights Activist

By Kevin Paul Sweetser In the fall of 1963, I attended an after school recreational program. I was 9 years old and my brother, Larry, two years older, also participated. My family and I lived...
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