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Dear Members,

The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Newman Development Group, business leaders, and members of the general public will celebrate the grand opening of Hillside Commons, Oneonta’s newest student housing development on Tuesday August 12, 2014.

WHAT:  Hillside Commons Grand Opening Celebration

WHEN: 5:00p.m. -7:00p.m. Open to the Public. NO RSVP required

WHERE: 150 Blodgett Drive, Oneonta, NY 13820

About Hillside Commons

Hillside Commons is proud to be Oneonta’s newest student housing development, providing the premier living experience for SUNY Oneonta and Hartwick College students!  With individual leases, roommate matching, all utilities included, washers and dryers in every fully furnished unit, Hillside Commons is the ULTIMATE choice for off campus student living at SUNY Oneonta! The apartments range from studios to four bedrooms. The property will feature a fitness center, multi-media room, computer labs with free printing, free tanning, cafe’, game room and many other amenities.

Hillside Commons has a cafe, gym, tanning area, among other amenities.

The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce and its members are excited to facilitate the ribbon cutting on this new addition to the City of Oneonta, said Barbara Ann Heegan, President & CEO of The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce, “This Modern student housing will make Oneonta much more competitive as a destination for college students adding to the overall economic activity to our downtown businesses.  Heegan added.”

“Newman Development is truly looking forward to becoming a permanent part of the Oneonta community with our Hillside Commons project,” said Jeff Smetana, Vice President for Newman.  “We feel that Hillside Commons will compliment and support students’ college experience here in Oneonta and look forward to having our first residents move in next week.”


Oneonta Elks 100th Anniversary Family Barbecue-This Saturday August 9, 2014 2:00p.m.-6:00p.m.

The Oneonta Elks Lodge 1312 will be hosting a 100th Anniversary Family Barbecue this Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 2:00p.m.-6:00p.m at the Lodge in the parking lot at 84 Chestnut Street.  Elroy the Elk will be visiting children to promote drug awareness and the Otsego County Sheriff Department will be distributing Operation Safe Child ID’s. Live Music Hop City Hellcats from 4-6 PM. Lunch Special Hamburgers, Hot dogs, Ribs, Simmy’s famous Pasta Salad and Ice Cream Social $10.00, $5.00 for children 12 years and younger. 5 years old and under Free.  Tours available  all day of lodge for booking birthday parties, weddings, anniversary Party’s  and more.  For Info call Oneonta Lodge at 432-1312





Come Celebrate the Job Corps Program’s 50th Anniversary with the Staff and Students of the Oneonta Job Corps Academy!


This year marks the 50th Anniversary of Job Corps – the Nation’s oldest, largest, and most successful job training program for at-risk youth. Oneonta Job Corps Academy is one of 125 Job Corps centers around the country that are celebrating this milestone in different ways during the month of August.

Tuesday, August 19th from 6:30pm to 9:30pm @ Damaschke Field, Oneonta Job Corps Academy students will take on staff in a friendly ballgame that is sure to be full of fun and entertainment for all ages. We invite you to come enjoy refreshments, games, contests and…FIREWORKS, while you meet and greet students and staff and learn what the Oneonta Job Corps Academy has to offer the community. Join us as we give thanks to our supporters and put on a great show the whole family will love. Meet Bob the Bulldog and enjoy free popcorn, courtesy of the Oneonta Job Corps’ Student Government Association while the game is on and fireworks light up the sky! This event is free of charge. For more information, please contact Business & Community Liaison, Adina Feliu at 607-431-1455.


Cooperstown Lakefront Concert Series Continues

A variety of music every Tuesday evening July and August, 7 pm

Dyer Switch Band, August 12

The Cooperstown Lakefront Concert Series continues its 10th season in scenic Lakefront Park.  The Village of Cooperstown Parks Commission sponsors the venue for grand musical performances.  Area bands and soloists perform a wide genre of music. The family-oriented concerts are showcased on the historic bandstand,7 p.m. every Tuesday throughout July and August. . Bring a lawn chair, blanket and your dancing shoes for an activity the entire family will enjoy on a Cooperstown Summer evening on the shore of Otsego Lake.  There is no charge.

On Tuesday, August 12, we host the Dyer Switch Band.  They are  a hard driving bluegrass band dedicated to the high lonesome sound from the heart of Bill Monroe’s mountains, the sweet harmonies of the Louvin Brothers and their original tunes that express their own unique feel for the music.  This highly versatile band expertly crosses many spectrums of music that pleases the widest music audiences. Dyer Switch is known for its lively and entertaining stage show and  audience participation

The remainder of the Summer  line up includes:

August 19, Cooperstown Community Band

Celebrating 153 years performing patriotic marches, Broadway show tunes, Dixieland, jazz, themes & favorites!


August 26, Fritz Henry

Solo singer and guitar offers fun and interactive variety of music for all ages – always a treat!


For more information and to receive regular e-mail concert reminders/updates/cancelations about the Lakefront Concert series contact Rich McCaffery at 547-5256 or [email protected] or the Village of Cooperstown at 547-2411.  Special acknowledgement to Central NY Mobile Marketing, www.cnymobilemarketing.com for donating the graphic design for fliers & rack cards.








Don’t miss out on our August Specials, Featuring Back to School Deals:


Back to School Liter deals with SurfaceKMS and Goldwell. 

                           Huge Savings! 

-Surface normal size shampoo and conditioner retail for approx $50.00, stock up on your favorite Surface Line and get 2 Liter bottles for $68.50.


-Goldwell has a new kerasilk shampoo and conditioner line! Great for smoothing those unmanageable curls and hydrating your hair from the summer weather. 2 Liters On sale for $49.95! reg. retail price is $99.00!

Also Goldwell has their duel senses Liter deals for 34% off for blonde hair to control unwanted brassiness.


-KMS is featuring their tame frizz liter deals and Free Shape. Free Shape is perfect for those college girls that love to flat iron and curl their hair! Lots of heat protection built in for less damage to the hair from those heat tools. Tame Frizz works amazing to control unwanted frizz and smooths your hair. Enjoy these liters for 39% off!!



Not interested in Liters, No Problem!

All other surface products (other than liter deals) are 15% off your total purchase for this month only.


Colorproof’s Detox shampoo is 40% off! Detox shampoo is an amazing clarifying/detoxifying shampoo that removes all build-up from your hair. This is great to use once a week to keep your hair squeeky clean. Its also amazing for oil control if your hair is on the greasy side. Sale price is $17.95! Reg retail is $29.95! Hurry in while supplies last!


For those of you in love with the Macadamia Oil, its 15% off this month only! Not only does it smell fabulous but it smooths your hair, controlling fly-aways and adds a ton of moisture and shine!


Any Elementary students out there? we are featuring our ladibugs products as an amazing preventative from those nasty back to school critters aka head lice, that love to nest in our children and their belongings. Using ladibugs daily can save you a bundle on head lice kits and sprays and several hours of turning your house upside down. We carry the shampoo and leave in conditioner spray. Not only does this product keep the lice away but those pesky gnats don’t like the ingredients either. You may have heard of “fairy tales” for lice preventative. Ladibugs is the same thing they just don’t use harsh chemicals. For the month of August Ladibugs is 20% off!


Hope you are enjoying your summer and we hope to see you soon! 




Mane Street Cutters

297 Main Street
Oneonta, NY 13820


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