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America’s Best Communities for Music Education: New Hartford has been recognized as one of America’s Best Communities for Music Education by the National Association of Music Merchants.

New Hartford Scores 62nd In the Nation: The Daily Beast Top High Schools In America: The Daily Beast recently ranked New Hartford High School as the 62nd most successful high school in the nation. Graduation rates and college acceptance rates are primary factors in determining overall success along with statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

New Hartford Recognized as one of the Best Schools in America by three separate organizations: Congratulations are in order. Recently, New Hartford has been recognized as one of America’s best schools by three separate organizations. The recognition is reflective of the achievements of our students, the commitment of our community, and the quality of our educators. From kindergarten through 12th grade, our staff is dedicated to the honored calling of teaching children and preparing them for the future.

New Hartford Senior High School is once again recognized as a high performing nationally ranked school by Newsweek and The Washington Post. Additionally, in March, the district received notification that our district was once again recognized by the National Association of Music Merchants as one of America’s Best Communities for music education.

Quincy Square Museum Association to hold Annual Meeting

(Earlville, NY – March 2015) The Quincy Square Museum Association will host its 2015 annual meeting at 1 p.m. on Saturday March 7 in the meeting room at the Earlville Free Library, 6 North Main St. in Earlville.

A review of the past year’s activities, a financial overview and committee reports are on the agenda. [...]

Ride For Missing Children deadline nears

The Ride For Missing Children 2015 registration for new riders will end at midnight Saturday.To register, go to TheRideForMissingChildren.com.Returning riders who have not yet signed up have a little more time as they already have their jerseys, etc. from past years.After Saturday, they will need to call the center to register at 315-732-7233. [...]

Mott Candidate for Legionnaire of the Year

Picture shows Past Commander of Post 88 John J. Mott (left) receiving a plaque from Post 88 Commander Richard J. Benner (right) incident to Mott being recognized as Post 88’s candidate for the Legionnaire of the Year Award.

(Cazenovia, NY – March 4, 2015) Commander Richard J. Benner of the Cazenovia American Legion Post 88 [...]

Meeting addresses needs of developmentally disabled

People with developmental disabilities deserve choices when it comes to where they live and work, parents and advocates stressed at a meeting with local legislators Thursday.Recent changes in state policy have limited those choices, the parents contended. "(The New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities) is telling us less is more," said Rome resident Kenneth Tokarsky, whose daughter Lorienne has a developmental [...]

The Boxcar Lilies Feature Harmonies at EOH

(Earlville, NY – March 2015) The Earlville Opera House welcomes The Boxcar Lilies on Friday March 13 at 8 p.m. to the EOH Arts Cafe.

The Boxcar Lilies have quickly made a name for themselves with their signature mix of folk, country, and bluegrass-tinged Americana music featuring spine-tingling, innovative harmonies and top-notch songwriting. They accompany [...]