Picente Seeks Nominations For Older American Awards

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr. is pleased to announce that he is seeking nominations for the Older American Awards. Each year the Oneida County Office for the Aging/Continuing Care and the Advisory/Long Term Care Council recognizes older adults and an organization or business who shares their time and expertise as volunteers throughout Oneida County.

Picente: YWCA Salute to Outstanding Women Honors Oneida County Attorney Linda M.H. Dillon

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente today announced that the YWCA of the Mohawk Valley named Linda M.H. Dillon as one of the year’s honorees at their annual Salute to Outstanding Women Luncheon. The luncheon, held at Harts Hill Inn Thursday, April 2, 2009, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year. Since 1989, more than 175 women have been inducted into the Academy.

Picente: Oneida County Plans Summer Youth Job Outreach On April 16th at MVCC in Rome

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. today announced that Oneida County Workforce Development will be holding an outreach session for the 2009 Oneida County Summer Youth Employment Program on Thursday, April 16th, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the atrium of the Plumley Building at MVCC’s Rome Campus.

Picente: Oneida County Expands ‘Healthy Neighborhoods’ into Rome

Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente, Jr. today announced the expansion of Oneida County’s Healthy Neighborhoods Program, which focuses on health and safety issues in the home, to include sections of the City of Rome.  The program had previously targeted ‘at risk’ areas of Utica’s Cornhill and West Utica only.

Picente: MVCC March 28 Open House Features Training for Recovery and Beyond

As training money from the federal stimulus package opens new possibilities for Mohawk Valley workers looking for the skills that will be in demand when the economy recovers, Mohawk Valley Community College is offering area residents an opportunity to learn about exciting programs that can be the first step in a new career.