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The show must go on: Colorscape Chenango returns this weekend

NORWICH – Last year, the Colorscape Chenango Arts Festival drew an estimated 8,000 people to East and West Park on Saturday. And while Sunday saw a smaller crowd due to the ra... read more...


Chenango Road Closures

Road closures as of 2 p.m. Saturday. A travel advisory is in effect for all of Chenango. Numerous additions and deletions have been made to the list below since the last... read more...


Travel ban lifted for most towns as flood waters begin to recede

With flood waters receding, the travel ban has been lifted for all but four Chenango townships. A State of Emergency is still in effect countywide, but the road closure order... read more...


Many take advantage of emergency shelters

NORTH NORWICH – Shelters have been set up across the county to provide relief for anyone displaced by the torrential rainfall and record floods this week. The Red Cross has se... read more...


Road closure order to be lifted at 6 for remaining towns; travel advisory remains in effect

CHENANGO COUNTY – Chenango County Board of Supervisors Chairman Richard Decker has modified the State of Emergency order effective at 6 pm on Friday, September 9, 2011. Th... read more...


State report: Drilling could add 55,000 jobs

NORWICH – Jobs for New York, possibly 55,000 of them, could be expected after the state wraps up its environmental safety policy for drilling Marcellus gas and well developmen... read more...


Sports

Athlete of the Week: Billy Holden

As a freshman, Billy Holden made the Bainbridge-Guilford varsity football team as an offensive lineman. He was already over 200 pounds, had natural strength to go with his siz... read more...


High School Grid Preview, week 2

As of Thursday evening, Norwich’s home game with Owego tonight was postponed. A make-up date is pending, said head coach John Martinson. “It’s all dependent upon Owego’s abili... read more...


Community

‘New York Remembers’ opening postponed

NORWICH – Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office announced yesterday that today’s opening of the “New York Remembers” exhibit in Norwich would be canceled due to the immediate flood c... read more...


First-ever ‘Chenango Tomato Fight’ to benefit American Cancer Society

NORWICH – The first-ever Chenango Tomato Fight will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Chenango County Fairgrounds. The event – which will benefit local food pantries an... read more...


Oxford Youth Sports Program golf tournament Saturday

OXFORD – The Oxford Youth Sports Program will host its first fundraising golf tournament Saturday to raise money for the not-for-profit group, which offers soccer, t-ball and ... read more...


Plymouth holds Community Days

PLYMOUTH – The Town of Plymouth is holding its 2nd Annual Community Days on Saturday and Sunday. The event starts with a free dance with the Alderhollow a band led by Bruce H... read more...


Opinion

Obama should be moving toward the middle

Cass Sunstein runs regulatory policy in the Obama White House. The administration’s goal, he wrote last month in The Wall Street Journal, is “creating a 21st-century regulator... read more...


Entertainment

DVD Patrol

Things seem to be getting a little brighter, Patrollers! The DVD Patrol is finally here for fall and this weekend is the Colorscape Festival in Norwich. The Toddster will payi... read more...


Monday Evening Musical Club presents Chris Wolf Gould ensemble

NORWICH – The Monday Evening Musical Club of Norwich is pleased to present the Chris Wolf-Gould Ensemble at their first concert of the season on Monday, Sept. 12. The membe... read more...


Colorscape’s literacy arts booth, interactive atage and art zones popular with the kids ... and their parents

NORWICH – With the sheer volume of entertainment on hand year after year at the Colorscape Chenango arts festival, it might seem that children are overlooked when it comes to ... read more...


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