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Rome School District honors two

Teacher Elizabeth Ott and teacher assistant Roberta Tasco were recognized as Rome school district employees of the month by the Board of Education. ¿ Ott, a math teacher at Strough Middle ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Rescue Missions serve hundreds

There was breakfast. There was turkey. There was football. But it was how the community came together that made it special, said Rome Rescue Mission Executive Director Matthew Miller of the Thanksg... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Road Work

Road work in Utica, Marcy and New Hartford will continue next week, while new work in Verona will also affect local drivers. In the Town of Verona, crews will perform repairs to the Route 46 br... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Shoppers ring in the Holiday shopping season

Whether it was an early wake-up call or just a nap in between turkey and dessert on Thanksgiving, local die-hard shoppers were still bright-eyed, prepped and ready to steal all those deals on the o... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Rome to be pre-owned; Utica gets new cars

Don’s Ford and Carbone Ford of Rome will soon consolidate new car sales into one facility in Utica. Effective Dec. 1, the Carbone Ford of Rome complex will consolidate into the Don’... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Man arraigned in DDSO break-in

A man accused of breaking into the Developmental Disabilities Services Office building on Mill Street to find money to support his crack habit was arraigned before Judge John C. Gannon in City Cour... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

More Central New York hospitals share patient records online

HealtheConnections, the Regional Health Information Organization of Central New York, has expanded the number of hospital participants that are providing patient medical records to its online healt... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Cooking course offered

HERKIMER — Herkimer County Community College offers a cooking course for community members. Soup, Bread & Dessert will teach students how to make crusty French bread; Italian herbed veget... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Births

TEBBETTS — To John and Heather Dittl Tebbetts, of Rome, on Friday Nov. 18, 2011, in Rome Memorial Hospital, a daughter, Mariah Talynn. [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

1.BRIEFS

Teams needed for Oneida Nation hoops league ONEIDA — The Oneida Nation Recreation Department is looking for two teams to complete its men’s winter basketball league with players at ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

County legislators jockey for leadership roles

With a new term starting in January, Republicans and Democrats on the next Board of Legislators have already started jockeying for the top leadership positions. There will be 16 Republicans and... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Industrial Development Agency approves MetLife office exemption

WHITESTOWN — MetLife’s plan $14 million overhaul of its office building on Airport Road has the backing of the county Industrial Development Agency. The IDA voted Tuesday to approve... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

County offers $10 flu shot

Perhaps taking a hint from retailers who offer special discounts on Black Friday to attract shoppers, the county Health Department has cut the cost of a flu shot to $10, a reduction of 60 percent. ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Search for hunter into third day

TOWN OF PARIS — Today marks the third day in the search for missing hunter Richard J. Knight, who went missing in the woods near his home on Wednesday. More than a hundred law enforcers, ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

After midnight shopping brawl erupts

One person is believed to have been stabbed and at least five more were injured or trampled after Black Friday shoppers brawled at Wal-Mart just after midnight. A Rome man has already been char... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Seven escape after alarm in Florence

TOWN OF FLORENCE — An early morning Thanksgiving Day fire chased seven people from their mobile home on Miller Road West. The minor blaze was contained to a bedroom, fire officials said. ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Hospital harassment at St. E’s in Utica

A Utica man was charged with felony assault for attacking a registered nurse at St. Elizabeth Medical Center Tuesday morning. Police said Richard Wheatley, 32, of Blandina Street, was a patient... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Thursday 2:09 a.m. Lupia’s bar, E. Dominick St., dispute. 2:10 a.m. E. Dominick St., accident. 2:18 a.m. Floyd Ave., fi... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Book signing Saturday

BOONVILLE — Donna Marie Mucks of Forestport will be signing copies of her book "Good Days Are for Walking," Saturday during Christmas in the Country at Erwin Library, from 10 a.m.-1... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Fire log

To report an emergency; 911 Wednesday 8:47 a.m. 276 Brookley Road, first aid. 9:30 a.m. 100 N. Madison St., first aid. 10:09 a.m. 1111 Floyd Ave., alarm. 10:53 a.m. 125 W. North... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Thursday 12:16 a.m. Florence, Miller Road W., structure fire. 12:18 a.m. Camden, to same. 12:51 a.m. Yorkville, Jones Place, accident. 1:10 a.m. Oris... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Thursday 12:47 a.m. Route 26, Augusta, accident. 3:06 a.m. Route 12, Trenton, car/deer. 4:34 a.m. Vanderkemp Ave., Barneveld, domestic. 4:46 a.m. Adi... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Thursday 12:20 a.m. Turin Road, Lee, alarm. 12:31 a.m. Miller Road W., Florence, assist. 12;47 a.m. Route 26, Augusta, accident. 12:54 a.m. Erie Blvd... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Hockey — American Hockey League: Binghamton at Syracuse, 7:30. College Basketball — NIT Season Tipoff: Syracuse vs. Stanford at ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Ten fire departments miss tax cap deadline

Ten volunteer fire departments in Oneida County failed to meet the November deadline of a new statewide property tax cap law. A total of 882 fire districts across the state, more than 56-percen... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Sestito brought up to NHL by Devils

NEWARK, N.J. — The National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils announced on Wednesday they have recalled Rome native Tim Sestito from their American Hockey League affiliate’s Alban... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Hamlin anxious to begin new luge year

IGLS, Austria — Only one more day remains before the official start of the 2011-12 Senior World Cup luge season with the first of nine races taking place on Saturday in Igls, Austria. USA... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Trash turned to treasure

They came, they saw, and they hauled it away. About half of the Rome school district’s approximately 12 trailer-loads of surplus furniture has been taken off the district’s hands, t... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

City is fortunate to have Rome Hospital

We in the City of Rome are truly fortunate to have Rome Memorial Hospital. Over the years, Rome Memorial Hospital has grown from a small, local hospital to a regional care facility that employs nea... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

IRS: Energy credits still available

The IRS reminds homeowners that they still have time this year to make energy-saving and green-energy home improvements and qualify for either of two home energy credits. The Nonbusiness Energy... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Cornell prof discusses hydrofracking Monday

CLINTON — Anthony R. Ingraffea, professor of engineering at Cornell University, will give a presentation on hydrofracking on Monday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Clinton Central School Auditorium. ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Prosecutor: Cops in Cuse probe leaked document

SYRACUSE (AP) - A district attorney has accused police officials of criminally leaking a document in the sexual abuse investigation of Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine. ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

NAACP youth membership kick-off

Oneida County Branch of the NAACP is kicking off its major Youth Membership Drive as it holds its Holiday Meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12 in the Board Room of the Loretto Center, Kemble Street, U... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Farmers face insurance deadlines

Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) insurance for farmers and ranchers is again being offered in New York, according to the Raleigh Regional Office of the USDA Risk Management Agency. The application dead... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Healey gets award from Parkers

Marine Pvt. Justin Healey of Florence received the 2011 Sgt. Eli Parker "Freedom Isn’t Free" Award after completion of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Check your schedule

Clergy and board members are asked to check the schedule for their church’s main services in Saturday’s Religion pages. If the information is incorrect, e-mail living@RNY.com or call th... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Solar project
caps landfill

TOWN OF LINCOLN — Madison County bills itself as the first municipality to cap a section of its landfill with a solar energy generating closure system. A ribbon cutting celebrated the complet... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Nov. 25, 2001 A fireworks display will illuminate the sky above Fort Stanwix immediately following the annual city Christmas tree lighting at 6:15 tonight. SHERRILL — Christ United Me... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Gardeners honor champs Monday

The annual contest sponsored by the Gardeners of America, Gardeners of Rome and assisted by the Cornell Cooperative Extension is having its youth gardeners awards ceremony in the Rome YMCA at 7 p.m... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Mary Lee Telander

Mary Lee Telander, 83, loving mother, of Witchita, Kansas, formerly of Rome, passed away Sunday November 20, 2011. Visitation was held 8:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. today at the Broadway Mortuary, Wichita. ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Emilio C. D’Argenio

Emilio C. D’Argenio, 92, passed away at his home on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 with his loving family by his side. He was born on January 31, 1919 in Rome a son of Constantino and Constantina... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Partly sunny;
highs in upper 50s

Tonight — Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday — Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night — Partly cloud... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Thursday Evening: Daily: 4, 1, 9, Lucky Sum: 14. WinFour: 1, 3, 4, 0, Lucky Sum: 8. Here are the winning numbers drawn Thursday Midday: Da... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Funeral notices

CANFIELD — Laura A. Compo Canfield, 39, of Remsen, on Nov. 21, 2011. Calling hours 4-6 p.m. today at the Ackley-Mills Funeral Home, 9597 Main St., Remsen. Contributions to the America... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

County Airport weather report for Thursday

Temperatures: 29 to 45 Normal Range: 32 to 49 Records: 1(2000), 68(1999) Rainfall: 0" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 3.29" Rainfall for year: 48.28" Snow... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Muritta E. Douglas

Muritta E. Douglas, 78, of Taberg, passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2011, at her home. She was born on June 3, 1933, in Taberg, the daughter of Lyle and Gladys Lundergin Adams. On November 1, ... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011

Mary A. Narolis

Mary A. Narolis, 92, of Rome died Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at Rome Memorial Hospital with family members at her side. Mary, daughter of Stella and Joseph Kubasik of Taberg, NY was born August 16,... [more...]

Published: 11/25/2011
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