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REMINDERS: Tonight, 7. Veterans’ Day candle light vigil service Peter’s Church, 200 N. James St. Sunday, 2 p.m. WCNY-TV/FM Movie ("The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland,&quo... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Free concert Sunday

HAMILTON — The Colgate University Orchestra, Marietta Cheng, conductor will perform one of "the cornerstones of the orchestral repertory, Brahms’ eloquent Third Symphony" on S... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Irish Session Wednesday

Craobh Dugan, the local branch of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann, holds a free, public traditional Irish music session Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. (learning session, then full speed at 8:30 p.m.) in the Mi... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Tony Bennett at Stanley Saturday

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Sports Calendar

Friday’s Schedule... Professional Harness racing — Vernon Downs, first post 6:55. Hockey — American Hockey League: Syracuse at Adirondack, 7. College Football ... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Boil water because of line break

ANNSVILLE — Water customers along Route 69, Meadows Road and Beckwith Road are being advised to boil their water while crews finish repairing a main break. About 30 homes and four busines... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Vote gap for mayor narrows to 161 in Rome

The gap is closing, but will it be enough to keep Jim Brown mayor, or elect Joe Fusco? The answer should be known next week when all absentee ballots are opened and counted. The difference in v... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Health insurance benefits for county legislators trimmed, for now

County-subsidized health insurance for the 29 legislators will be eliminated under the 2012 budget approved by the board’s Ways & Means Committee Wednesday. The panel voted 10-1 to take a... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Hearings on county budget next week in Rome and Utica

The public can comment twice next week on the proposed $360.5 million county budget. Public hearings will be held Monday at 7 p.m. at the Rome Court House and Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the County Of... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Dinner to aid baby facing surgeries

LEE CENTER — A spaghetti dinner to benefit Gavin Duane Zanker will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the Bingo Hall at the Firemen’s Field. Dinner prices are $10 or two for $15 for... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

DA casts wide net to halt burglaries

A new multi-agency Burglary Task Force has been created by the District Attorney’s Office to investigate a sharp increase in break-ins. District Attorney Scott D. McNamara announced the f... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Roman killed, another badly hurt, as deer bounds into motorcycle

TOWN OF EATON — The Oneida County corrections officer who perished in a freak motorcycle accident in Madison County Wednesday is remembered by his colleagues as a hard-worker with more than 2... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Welder burned in arena blast

CLINTON — One worker was burned after a wayward spark from a welding job caused an explosion at the Clinton Arena Wednesday afternoon. The worker, Michael Orsino, is in fair condition thi... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Symphony Syracuse plays Nov. 17

CLINTON — Hamilton College Performing Arts presents a performance by the Symphony Syracuse on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 8 p.m. in Wellin Hall. Tickets are $15 for adults/$10 senior citizens/$5... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Police log

¿ Continued from page 4 12:01 p.m. Erie Blvd. West, suspicious person. 12:19 p.m. N. James St., investigate. 12:48 p.m. Arsenal St., attempt to locate. 12:48 p.m. Erie Blvd. We... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 9:21 a.m. 100 N. Madison St., first aid. 12:50 p.m. 199 W. Dominick St., first aid. 1:10 p.m. 1230 Erie Blvd. West, first aid. 1:52 p.m. 78... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Cloudy, lower 40s;
chance of snow showers

Tonight — Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. A chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Veterans D... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Wednesday Evening: Daily: 0, 9, 4, Lucky Sum: 13. WinFour: 9, 3, 8, 2, Lucky Sum: 22. Lotto: 06, 18, 51, 52, 53, 55, Bonus: 16. ... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Computer crash arrives in court

A 36-year-old man was ordered to pay more than $300 in City Court Wednesday for slapping his girlfriend and smashing her computer. Andre Joseph, of 110 E. Bloomfield St., was ordered by Judge J... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 5:56 a.m. Oriskany, Yoxall Court, wires down. 6:18 a.m. Waterville Ambulance, Tower St., transport. 7:48 a.m. Clinton, Stebbins Drive, investig... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:47 a.m. Capron Road, Lee, assist. 1:49 a.m. Route 26, Lee, attempt to locate. 2:33 a.m. Turin Road, Lee, missing person. 4:15 a.m. Maple... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:08 a.m. Marble Road, Vernon, car/deer. 12:35 a.m. Capron Road, Lee, assist. 4:15 a.m. Maple Place, Clayville, domestic. 5:12 a.m. Bleach... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Candidates sought for town fire commission

TOWN OF LEE — The Dec. 13 election for the town Board of Fire Commissioners involves the seat held by board Chairman Brian Mandryck, who plans to seek re-election to the board but not necessa... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Belize birds Sunday

CLINTON — Sunday at 2:30 p.m. the Kirkland Bird Club program "Belize is for the Birds and Other Wildlife" will be presented by club member Cecily Myers with photos from her recent t... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Moon Over Buffalo opens Nov. 17

BARNEVELD — The closing production of the inaugural season of North Country Stage at Unity Hall, 101 Vanderkemp Ave., will be 8 p.m. performances of Ken Ludwig’s Moon Over Buffalo on No... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Red, White and Blue in Court

It’s a Veterans Day Red White & Blue in the Court Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, 310 Genesee St., Utica. It’s $5 or free for members and active m... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Orleans at Concerts in the Court

The classic hits of ‘70s pop-rock superstars Orleans will ignite Concerts in the Court 8 p.m. Saturday in the Museum of Art Root Sculpture Court in the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute,... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Calandra graduates

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Published: 11/10/2011

Princess Plays on Camden stage

CAMDEN — Wacky witches, silly soldiers, plenty of princesses, a dragon, and a talking frog await you in The Princess Plays at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday on Camden High School’s newly... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Woods Tea Co. plays Saturday

HOLLAND PATENT — Saturday, November 12 the popular Woods Tea Company will be back in Holland Patent at the Park Coffee House. Admission is $12. The Park Coffee House is in the Presbyt... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

$800,000 upgrades at state prison

MARCY — The state will spend more than $800,000 to fix roofs at Marcy Correctional Facility next year. Canopy entrances on all nine dormitory buildings will be replaced starting in the sp... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

City’s indoor park at Pinti opens

The city’s Indoor Park has opened for the season. The park is located in the Pinti Field Clubhouse on Sixth Street. The facility is geared to encourage play and to help stimulate motor, s... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Staley joins Strough and RFA on state list of schools in need

Staley Upper Elementary School has been added to the state’s list of schools in need of improvement, joining Rome Free Academy and Strough Middle School which remain on the updated list. ... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

College Notebook

Carlson paces collegiate golf team PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Rome native and University of Maryland-Eastern Shore student Erik Carlson paced his team to a 19th-place finish after he placed e... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Business as usual for Dogs

WESTMORELAND — Week to week, opponent to opponent, nothing changes for the Westmoreland football team. The Bulldogs still prepare the same way every week. It starts with game film of thei... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Winners of contested county seats

Here’s a rundown of Tuesday’s election results for the contested 12 seats on the 29-member Board of Legislators. according to the county Board of Elections. Unofficial winners are liste... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Strategic hires former banker

Strategic Financial Services has hired Michael J. McGraw to its client support team. Prior to joining Strategic, he worked for Hudson Valley Community College as an accounting adjunct professor... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

B Sharp concert Sunday

The B Sharp Musical Club will present a free concert in the auditorium of the Munson Williams Proctor, 310 Genesee St., Utica, on Sunday at 3 p.m. Performing are: Tamara Mickel Hall, Lauralyn K... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Oneida Financial net income
up a bit from 2010 third quarter

ONEIDA — Net income was up slightly for the third quarter compared to a year ago for Oneida Financial Corp., parent company of Oneida Savings Bank. Net income for the quarter was $956,000... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Credit unions grow in first half

Despite what it called "increased economic ambiguity," New York credit unions finished the first half of 2011 showing growth and exceeding national averages in the key performance areas o... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Jean Berthold

Jean Berthold, 82, of Rome, N.Y., passed away on Nov. 9, 2011. She was born in Utica, N.Y., on May 13, 1929, the daughter of Benjamin and Bernice Palsyn. She graduated as class valedictorian from S... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Funeral notices

BABCOCK — Gerald W. Babcock, age 71, of Blossvale, on Nov. 8, 2011. Private services. A memorial service to be announced. Arrangements by the Malecki Funeral Home, Vernon. BANDYCH... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Balmy weather changes to rain, then snow

Balmy walks along the beach in November in central New York? Wednesday was the day and the east shore of Oneida Lake was the place as afternoon temperatures hit a high of 70 degrees under a cob... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Births

DANIELSKI — To Sarah Danielski, of Rome, on Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, in Oneida Healthcare Center, a son. PHELPS — To John and Candice Okusko Phelps, of Verona, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Gerald W. Babcock

BLOSSVALE — Gerald W. Babcock, age 71, of Halstead Road passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at his home. Jerry was born on November 29, 1939 in Utica, New York, a son of... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Veronica M. Flagg

WATERLOO — Veronica M. Flagg, 82, of Waterloo, formerly of Camden, died Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at Seneca Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Waterloo. In keeping with the family&rsquo... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

County Airport weather report for Wednesday

Temperatures: 38 to 70 Normal Range: 31 to 46 Records: 15 (1992), 71 (1999) Rainfall: none Monthly rainfall: none Rainfall for year: 45.15" Sunset today: 4:44 Sunri... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Rigby flies as Peter Pan

Tony Award nominee Cathy Rigby takes flight in Peter Pan in the Stanley on Nov. 15, 16, and 17, presented by Broadway Theatre League of Utica. This two-time Emmy Award-winning and two-time Tony... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

State meet almost off and running

VERONA — The final preparations were made for Vernon-Verona-Sherrill’s cross country course on Wednesday with only a few days away before the start of the upcoming New York State Public... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Budget hearing Nov. 16 for Town of Forestport

FORESTPORT — Almost $100,000 in additional spending is included in the proposed 2012 town budget, according to preliminary figures released by Supervisor William A. Hasenauer. The general... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

As adults, let’s stop bullying

I must agree that bullying must be stopped in the schools. However, we might start with the adults who do it in many ways. Comedians get up on television to make jokes about people and don’t ... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Boat builder bringing display here in December

One of Tamarack Lake Electric Boat Co.’s vessels should be on display in Rome by mid-December. It will provide a peek at the type of craft that will eventually be assembled at the Canadian fi... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Nov. 10, 2001 Fred and Iris Barnes of Croton Street are both World War II veterans, he with the Army Air Force for 32 years and she as a WAVE nurse during the war. They are the source of a weal... [more...]

Published: 11/10/2011
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