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Calf health talk Thursday

WHITESTOWN -- Maximizing growth rates of pre-weaned calves has a significant effect on the adult cow's milk yield. Healthy calves equal healthy, productive replacement animals. Dairy producers are ... [more...]

Published: 4/4/2014

Ergonomic Gardening topic Wednesday

WHITESTOWN -- Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County Master Gardener Volunteer Program will present "Ergonomic Gardening" by Master Gardener Volunteers Sally Townsend and Nancy Hollins, 6:3... [more...]

Published: 4/4/2014

Green tips for anytime

The Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority offers tips not only for spring cleaning but for throughout the year. They include: Switch from paper to cloth: Reduce your household paper waste by using ... [more...]

Published: 3/28/2014

Spring cleaning? Household Hazardous Wastes facility opens Tuesday

Spring brings longer days, warmer temperatures and the traditional spring cleaning and organizing your garage, basement and cabinets. "As you start your spring cleaning, keep in mind that among... [more...]

Published: 3/28/2014

Habitat ReStore grand opening Wednesday

UTICA -- Oneida County Habitat for Humanity will host a grand opening for the new Habitat ReStore at 211 Seward Ave. on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Seward Avenue runs southeast off French Road east of the... [more...]

Published: 3/28/2014

'Start with Seeds' program Wednesday

WHITESTOWN —Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County Master Gardener Volunteer Program presents “The Gardeners You Really Want – Sta... [more...]

Published: 3/24/2014

Guest fee $3

The amount the Gardeners of Rome ask for guests is $3. It was incorrect in a story Friday. Tonight at 7 the club presents Frederick Rice speaking on "Gardening: The Elements of Design" in the F... [more...]

Published: 3/24/2014

ReStore help sought

UTICA -- The Habitat ReStore, 211 Seward Ave., is looking for more volunteers for both before and after its April 2 opening. Those interested can call the ReStore at 624-9010 and talk to Manager Ro... [more...]

Published: 3/21/2014

Maple producers hold open houses

Maple Weekend, either or both this weekend and next, producers from across the state welcome families to their farms to experience firsthand how maple syrup and other related products are made. Vis... [more...]

Published: 3/21/2014

'Gardening: Elements of Design' Monday

The Gardeners of Rome present Frederick Rice and "Gardening: The Elements of Design" in the Family Y, 301 W. Bloomfield St., at N. George St. at 7 p.m. Monday. The public is welcome with a $5 g... [more...]

Published: 3/21/2014

Everyone can buy from Food$en$e

Registration for the April Food $en$e program -- open to all -- will be held at United Methodist churches in Rome and Lee Center. Food $en$e is a discount food program provided by the Central N... [more...]

Published: 3/21/2014

Thrift shop aids other Foothills ministries

HOLLAND PATENT -- The April hours of the Foothills Rural Community Ministry Food Pantry, Sarah's Pet Pantry, and Thrift Shop are 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Saturdays, April 5, 12, 19, and Thursday, April... [more...]

Published: 3/21/2014

Photo organizing workshop Tuesday

Tammy Hoffman presents a photograph solutions session at Jervis Public Library on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. in the wheelchair accessible auditorium. This presentation is free and open to the public. Reg... [more...]

Published: 3/19/2014

Use unique subject

When sending news releases via e-mail, use a unique subject. If we're searching for an e-mail and your subject was "press release," that doesn't narrow it down much. So use something like your ... [more...]

Published: 3/17/2014

'Jean Cooks Korean' Tuesday in Lee Center

LEE CENTER -- A "Jean Cooks Korean" program, featuring various Korean dishes including samples, will be offered Tuesday at 6:45 p.m. at the St. Joseph's Parish Center, 5748 Stokes-Lee Center Road. ... [more...]

Published: 3/14/2014

Corn, soybean pest training March 31

MEXICO -- Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County will present an Oswego County Corn and Soybean Growers Pest Management Meeting, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Monday, March 31, at the Oswego County Fed... [more...]

Published: 3/14/2014

Fire officials: check detector batteries

With Daylight Saving Time beginning at 2 a.m. Sunday, New Yorkers move clocks forward one hour and are reminded of some safety tips. It is also the ideal time to safeguard the home and workplac... [more...]

Published: 3/7/2014

Free pruning clinic Saturday

CLINTON -- A free, public pruning lecture and demonstration is offered from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Kennedy Auditorium, G027, in the Taylor Science Center. Reservations are requested via em... [more...]

Published: 2/28/2014

DEC: Empty, clean bird feeders, baths to limit spread of disease


Published: 2/28/2014

Habitat seeks ReStore help

UTICA -- The Habitat ReStore is looking for volunteers. Those interested can call the the ReStore at 624-9010 and talk to Manager Rob Wilson. People are needed to: pick up donations on Wedn... [more...]

Published: 2/28/2014


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