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Letter to the Editor: Vote Out Claudia Tenney

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April 5, 1987.  A day that will live in infamy if you live in the Mohawk Valley.  On that date, the Schoharie Creek Bridge on the Thruway collapsed killing 10 people after a spring...

Voices of Polonia by Ted Rajchal

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Theresa Bernstein-American Artist and Writer Background Theresa Ferber Bernstein (March 1, 1890 to February 13, 2004) was an American artist and writer born in Krakow, Poland, and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  She received her art training...

The Heat Beat: The Music of Phoenix Radio and Beyond

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The Heat Beat: The Music of Phoenix Radio and Beyond Songs about being thankful By Jess Szabo, Arts Writer  November in the social media age has brought us some new traditions, including a challenge to write a...

Save the Linwood Place Community Garden

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Save the Linwood Place Community Garden By Jess Szabo, Arts Writer   Wherever we are in our careers right now, most local artists have struggled at some point. Even if you’ve always been successful, you have friends...

Mohawk Valley Almanac November 2021 

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Mohawk Valley Almanac November 2021    Holidays and Observances in November   November 1 All Saints’ Day November 2 All Souls’ Day; Election Day  November 4 Will Rogers Day, Oklahoma November 7 Daylight Savings Time ends at 2:00 A.M.  November 10 U.S. Marine...

Legal Myths and Reality by Judge Joan Shkane

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Legal Myths and Reality by Judge Joan Shkane This is a continuing discussion of Legal Myths and Reality, because those informed are always the most successful. Please note: Senator Sam Ervin, chair of the Senate Select Committee...

Bering Strait “Theory” A Myth

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Bering Strait “Theory” A Myth ©by Doug George-Kanentiio   Imagine you are part of a small group of nomadic hunters, compelled for some unknown reason to leave your territory and drift to the northeast. Your journey may take...

Opinions & Letters To the  Editor Page

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Opinions & Letters To the  Editor Page   Reale Deal for New Hartford      Whatever your color, background, or zip code, we all want our communities in Oneida County to thrive with happy families, strong local businesses and...

Mohawk Valley Almanac October 2021 Edition: By Roger Chambers

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      Mohawk Valley Almanac October 2021 Edition By Roger Chambers   Holidays and Observances of October  September 15- October 15 Hispanic Heritage Month October 5 Child Health Day  October 6 German American Day  October 9 Leif Erikson Day October 11 Columbus Day (observed);...

Revived Democratic party in Rural Westmoreland : By Ron Klopfanstein

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Revived Democratic party in Rural Westmoreland: By Ron Klopfanstein  On a warm fall evening in Westmoreland, the rural town’s Democratic Party, and perhaps democracy itself, jolted back to life on Bernie and Denise Szarek’s picturesque...