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Johnson Park Center holds annual back to school party

Original article from the Utica Observer Dispatch. Alissa Scott Posted Aug. 18, 2015 at 8:00 PM UTICA Brothers Tyrease, Eric and Elijah Hervey raced through a math challenge Tuesday, counting on their fingers at times. “All right, come on, guys,

MVCC Foundation’s thINCubator expected to move to ConMed site

Original article from the Utica Observer Dispatch. Alexander Gerould Posted Aug. 19, 2015 at 5:00 AM Updated Aug 19, 2015 at 7:53 AM UTICA Right now, the former ConMed complex in the area of 310 Broad St. sits empty. But that’s

The Women’s Fund is accepting grant applications

The Women’s Fund of Herkimer & Oneida Counties Inc. is accepting applications for its 2016 grant cycle. Grants are due by 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, and must be mailed to The Women’s Fund of Herkimer and Oneida Counties Inc.,

Libraries to offer laptop and hotspot lending programs

Starting in September, patrons at select libraries in Central New York will be able to take home laptop computers and 4G wireless hotspots for a period of three weeks. The program, called CNYFi, is sponsored by the Central New York

July 2015 Utica Safe Schools Summer Programs

Utica Safe Schools have a few free summer programs for youth this summer. 1) The Underground Café Teen Center is open this summer as a drop-in program for Utica High School Students.  Must be at least 13 years old to

Free technology training at Utica Public Library – August

Computer classes and private technology training continues to be available free to the public through the summer at Utica Public Library, 303 Genesee St. Private tutoring is available by calling 735-2279, ext. 219. Computer classes and drop-in sessions being offered

Summer Learning Day July 21

Again this year, join the Literacy Coalition of Onondaga County, WCNY and iHeartMedia for a regional Summer Learning Day on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 from 12:00 noon to 2 pm in the Canyon Area at Destiny USA. The event will

Robotics Mini-Camp at Herkimer College

The Air Force Research Laboratory in Rome will sponsor a children’s Robotics Camp at Herkimer College from 8 a.m. to noon, Monday, July 13 through Thursday, July 16. The camp is open to participants ages 10-13 and will feature hands-on

Rome Summer Day Camps

Registration is underway for Rome Art And Community Center’s Artletics summer day camp for youth ages 5 to 10. The program runs Mondays through Thursdays, starting June 29 and continuing through Aug. 20. Artletics will cover fine arts to help

Parkway Center seeks volunteers

The Parkway Center is seeking volunteers for the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program to assist with non-emergency medical transportation, a program where volunteer drivers bring seniors to non-emergency medical appointments. The center also is seeking RSVP volunteers for the Bill