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Howl at the moon

SMYRNA – Wolf Mountain Nature Center will host a Wolf Moon Howl night, next Saturday, Jan. 26. The full moon will coincide with the weekend, which is a relatively rare event. ... read more...


Oxford Library closed this week, wrapping up renovations

OXFORD – The Oxford Memorial Library closed Monday for renovations and will remain closed until Tuesday, Jan. 22 as contractors begin ripping up rugs in order to sand and fini... read more...


Tax credits for hiring vets extended

NORWICH – The Returning Heroes and Wounded Warrior Tax Credit, which was set to expire at the beginning of the new year, has been extended as part of the year-end fiscal cliff... read more...


Oxford Honor Society prepares for basketball game food drives

OXFORD – As it has for the past three years, the Oxford Academy National Honor Society will be conducting food drives during upcoming basketball games to support local pantrie... read more...


Oxford lets drilling moratorium slide, pursues other options

OXFORD – A proposed nine-month moratorium on shale gas drilling within the confines of the village limits will be allowed to expire Sunday. The proposed moratorium, which has ... read more...


Public invited to Oxford’s anti-bullying performance Friday

OXFORD – Although bullying has not been a pronounced problem at Oxford Academy, school administrators are determined to up the ante on the school’s preventative measures in ac... read more...


Punching the Clock: Turning up the heat

During the formidable upstate winter season, it can be quite a challenge to stave off frostbite without jacking up thermostats or making the transformation into a mountain of ... read more...


Oxford historian strives to live up to legacy

OXFORD – When beloved Oxford Historian Charlotte Stafford passed away in 2010, she left behind a vast array records she had compiled over the course of her thirty odd years in... read more...


Oxford restarts Weight Watchers for faculty, students, public

OXFORD – Due to popular demand among Oxford Academy staff, Weight Watchers will once again be available after a year-long hiatus, with the first meeting taking place on Wednes... read more...


Emergency HEAP now available

NORWICH – Applications for emergency home heating assistance funds began pouring into the Chenango County Department of Social Services Wednesday, as Jack Frost walloped Centr... read more...


Oxford passes along zoning ordinance amendment

OXFORD – Saturday morning, during a Village of Oxford Special Planning Board meeting, the board conducted a legal review of a proposed amendment to the village zoning ordinanc... read more...


Gun sales, permits on the rise in Chenango

NORWICH – For the past few weeks, a dramatic increase in firearm sales have swept across the nation and Chenango County is no exception. Gun vendors in the county have notice ... read more...


Oxford planning board pores over zoning ordinance

OXFORD – Saturday morning, during a Village of Oxford Special Planning Board meeting, members listened to a detailed explanation from pro-bono consulting attorney David Slottj... read more...


Flu season’s here: Experts agree ... get your shot!

NORWICH – The number of Chenango County citizens diagnosed with the flu is on the rise and is already up from last year, while the peak of the flu season in January and Februa... read more...


Sherburne Christmas light show benefits child with rare genetic disorder

SHERBURNE – Ever since he was 15, Rick Crowell has been into Christmas lights, enthusiastically hanging them up every holiday season with a friend. Crowell later learned he co... read more...



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