Broadway Utica

A Brand New 4-H Year Begins in Oneida County

Contact: Lisa Farney // (315) 736-3394 ext. 122 // Lets kick off the new 4-H year in style on October 1st ! What is “4-H” you may ask yourself? 4-H is America's largest youth development...
Cassandra Harris Lockwood and the Cornhill Community Gardeners harvesting produce, September 2023

Utica’s Hunger Games; Will indifference, incompetence, or inattention cost Cornhill its community garden?

How Utica's inner city minority community is fighting to save its decades-old neighborhood green space from an out-of-town developer who surreptitiously acquired the land from the county by Ron Klopfanstein On September 7th, 2022, Cassandra Harris...

Local: Utica Zoo Hosts Pokémon GO Community Day November 5th

UTICA – On Saturday November 5, from 10 am – 4:30 pm the Utica Zoo will be celebrating another Pokémon GO Community Day. Anyone can participate with a phone and the Pokémon GO app. All...
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Press Release: CCE Announces an Introduction to Maple Syrup Production for Beginners

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County (CCE Oswego) will be hosting a free virtual workshop on Wednesday, November 30th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Please join us for an introductory workshop on maple...

Cornell in the Community Column: Go, Slow & Whoa Foods for 4-H

Summertime is a wonderful time to teach children about the importance of eating fruits and vegetables that provide a variety of nutrients to help their bodies grow and become stronger. Our 4-H staff partnered...

CHL’s Save the Community Gardens Birthday Bash!

  Please share this widely and wildly! My birthday is this Wednesday, September 7th. The Garden, the Study Buddy Club, and For The Good are in peril. Please come to possibly the last Linwood Place...

Press Release: CADE and Pace University Offering Free Lease Review for Farmers

“Handshake agreements'' are common arrangements for leased farmland in our area. Rather than creating a written lease, the landowners and farmers have a conversation about terms, and leave it at that. Maybe the landowner...

Cornell in Our Community Column: Family Fun on Open Farm Day!

Submitted by: CCE Madison County Master Gardener Volunteer – Patty Catalano Summer is here and the Madison County farms are ready to celebrate! July means that Open Farm Day is quickly approaching. Open Farm Day is...

Cornell in Our Community: Midsummer and Moonlight Gardens

By CCE Madison County Master Gardener Volunteer – Lynne Wechsler The first day of summer is right around the corner! Almost six months into the year, June 21, 2022, is the astronomical start of summer...

Mohawk Valley Almanac for May 2022

By Roger Chambers Holidays and Observances in May May 1--May Day; Law Day; International Labor Day; Beltane May 5--Cinco de Mayo May 8--Mother’s Day; Truman Day (Missouri) May 21--Armed Forces Day May 22--National Maritime Day; Rogation Sunday May 23--Victoria Day (Canada) May...