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Tower worker tumbles 83 feet

MARCY — An employee doing work on a cell tower at 5735 River Road fell 83 feet and landed on an elevated platform, suffering multiple serious injuries this morning, according to Maynard Assis... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Layaway ‘angels’ arrive with good tidings

Christmas layaway "angel" donors who have been visiting Kmarts across the country have spread their benevolent wings to the Kmart store in New Hartford. In the last three days, about ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Rome coaches told by AD not to submit modified game details

Following in the footsteps of Rome Free Academy’s move from the Central New York Counties League to the Tri-Valley League, athletic director Mike Stamboly has directed modified coaches to pro... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Adirondack can’t overcome big early deficit in CSC loss

CANASTOTA — The Adirondack team used a second-quarter rally to get back into the game, but an early 20-point deficit proved to be too much for the Wildcats to overcome as they dropped a 71-64... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Oriskany JV boys breeze past Rome Catholic

The Oriskany boys junior varsity team claimed its fifth win of the season following a 65-16 triumph over Rome Catholic on Wednesday at Oriskany High School. Kyle Liddy led all Oriskany scorers ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Oriskany escapes with win in latest tussle with rival Wings

ORISKANY — When the Oriskany and Rome Catholic basketball teams clash, it’s normally a heated contest that comes down to the wire. Wednesday night’s game was no different, and... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Births

TRUMAN — To Jeffrey Truman Jr. and Shannon Gates, of Canastota, on Tuesday Dec. 20, 2011, in Oneida Healthcare Center, a son, Gregory Ealden. VanRIPER — To John Van Riper Jr. and Sh... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

County Airport weather report for Wednesday

Temperatures: 32 to 50 Normal Range: 22 to 36 Records: -18(1955), 59(1957) Rainfall: .45" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 5.71" Rainfall for year: 50.59" ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

New leaders for EDGE

Mohawk Valley EDGE directors have elected new officers and three new directors. Laura Casamento, senior vice president and chief advancement officer at Utica College, is the new chair of the Ec... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning state Lottery numbers selected Wednesday in the midday drawing: Daily: 2-0-1; Lucky Sum: 3; WinFour: 3-8-2-7; Lucky Sum: 20. Here are the winning ev... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Light snow possible;
high in the 30s

Tonight — Snow or rain likely mainly after midnight. Snow accumulation around an inch. Lows in the lower 30s. North winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Friday &#... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

In honored group

Binghamton University student Brandi Streete, of Verona, is a member of the 2011-12 Harpur’s Ferry Student Volunteer Ambulance Service squad, which has been honored by the Susquehanna Regiona... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

United Way tops goal

The United Way of Rome & Western Oneida County’s 2011 "Live United" campaign has exceeded its goal with a total of $457,422 raised. "Although the economy is barely in recov... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Building permit

Rome Housing Authority, 200 N. Levitt St. (Liberty Gardens) building 45, $577,692, construction of a multi-unit building. [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Police log

Wednesday 12:38 a.m. W. Thomas St., premise check. 12:47 a.m. Craig St., premise check. 1 a.m. Anken St., premise check. 1:06 a.m. Bedford St., premise check. 1:10 a.m. N. Georg... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Poaching, firearm violations, tag issues mar hunting season

State Department of Environmental Conservation police officers ticketed dozens of violators after conducting deer-taking surveillance throughout the North Country and Mohawk Valley, including 25 in... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Woman charged with altering prescription

ONEIDA — A Durhamville woman is accused of trying to fill a forged prescription in Madison County. Police said Diana M. Bramiett, 33, of Route 31, tried to pass the altered prescription a... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Coast Guard Auxiliary elects two Cummings as local leaders

Central New York members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary have elected leaders for 2011-12 for Division 2 and its five flotillas, including a Utica couple. Helen "Lou" Cummings, of Utica ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Accused child killer goes on trial Feb. 6

He must stand trial. The District Attorney’s Office declared today that it will refuse to accept a "not guilty" plea due to mental defect in the case of accused child-killer Dav... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Community Foundation serves region

As we approach the end of 2011, on behalf of the directors of The Rome Community Foundation, I wanted to report to the residents of the Rome Area on its activities over the past year. The Foundatio... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Roman’s gift recognized by SUNYIT

A conference room at SUNYIT’s new Student Center has been named after Iris L. Buczkowski of Rome, an alumna and member of the SUNYIT Foundation board who made a "significant planned gift... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Funeral notices

HOLMES — Warren E. Holmes, 71, of Vienna, on Dec. 19, 2011. Services 10 a.m. Friday at the United Presbyterian Church of Camden. No calling hours. Arrangements by the Barry Funeral Ho... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

A partridge in a pear tree is very nice, but a wiser gift might be a hungry owl

While Utica’s mayor squawks about that city’s problems with garbage-eating crows and their dirty droppings, Rome has evaded the problem almost entirely. Why? Mainly because many Romans ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 8:27 a.m. Gifford Road, accident. 9:14 a.m. 745 W. Dominick St., first aid. 9:28 a.m. Varflex Corp box alarm. 10:01 a.m. 302 N. James St., ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Tips lead Camden police to arrest village resident in knifepoint robbery

CAMDEN — Tips and calls gathered from the public helped lead village law enforcers to the 35-year-old man they say robbed the County Store at knifepoint. Police said it was the first arme... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Violent domestic dispute puts young father in court

A 17-year-old man is accused of harming both his 15-year-old companion and their 1-year-old baby during a dispute on Expense Street. Bail was set at $200 and has since been met for Brandon L. E... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:54 a.m. Route 12, Trenton, open door/window. 5:09 a.m. Main St., Whitesboro, alarm. 8:46 a.m. E. Ava Road, Ava, domestic. 9:07 a.m. BOCE... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:12 a.m. Drive 6, Vienna, alarm. 12:56 a.m. Route 12, Trenton, open door/window. 2:49 a.m. Route 13, Camden, alarm. 3:57 a.m. Turning Sto... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 11:25 a.m. AmCare Ambulance, E. Dominick St., accident/injury. 11:48 a.m. Whitesboro, Oriskany Blvd., alarm. 1:18 p.m. New York Mills and Edwar... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Area happenings

REMINDERS: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Professional jazz vocalist Jocelyn Medina and classical pianist David Kim, Kirkland Art Center, 9 East Park Row, Clinton. $15. Saturday, 6:30 p.m. Christmas Eve... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Upstate CP honored for positive support

Upstate Cerebral Palsy is the 2011 Cerebral Palsy Association of New York State Program Innovation Award winner for its development of the Positive Supports for People philosophy. The award is ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Open invitation
to NAACP
King breakfast

The Rome Branch NAACP will hold its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast and Prayer Service from 7:30 to 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at the Beeches Restaurant. Tickets are $11 for ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

RFA wrestling squad pins visiting Whitesboro

The Rome Free Academy wrestling squad came away with a 39-30 victory over visiting Whitesboro on Wednesday as the Black Knights recorded six wins by pin. Posting pins for the hosts were Anthony... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Utica United Way lists grants

United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area Board of Directors has approved funding allocations for the 2011 fall Community Empowerment Grants — investing more than $33,000 into seven age... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Dec. 22, 2001 Artwork and poetry created by professional artists and community members is pouring into Rome art and Community Center for the "Sept. 11 Blues" exhibit scheduled to open... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Building permit

Darin Baker, Pennystreet Road, $17,000, renewal of permit for 32-by-40-foot pole barn. [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Building permit

Rome Housing Authority, 200 N. Levitt St. (Liberty Gardens) building 55, $629,694, construction of a multi-unit building. [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

$600,000 ‘stocking stuffer’ for city’s new administration

There’s a $600,000 check with the City of Rome’s name on it. Now all the Common Council has to do is accept it — as payment to continue allowing a company to have its cellular tow... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

There’s no snow yet, but sled registrations set Saturday at 2 sites

Saturday snowmobile registration is rolling in with the new year. Two locations will be registering sleds from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 7, 14, 21 and 28, and Feb. 4, 11 and 18, reports County Cler... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Elections audit proposals due Jan. 20

County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. is proceeding with plans to hire an outsider to look at the financial records at the Board of Elections. Certified public accountants licensed to work in... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Nearly 200 attend Thayer Memorial Holiday Movie

OLD FORGE — The annual free Bob Thayer Memorial Holiday Movie for Kids attracted dnearly 200 children and adults. The film "Alvin and The Chipmunks: Chipwecked" was a huge succe... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

Two-way traffic remains weeks away on Route 69

State crews are relining the culvert pipe beneath Route 69 in west Rome to avoid having to excavate and replace the pipe, according to Department of Transportation spokesman Anthony Ilacqua. Th... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011

On dean’s list

Derek K. Johnson, 5963 W. Ava Road, Ava, son of Robert and Laurie Johnson, has been named to the fall semester dean’s list at Paul Smith’s College. He is a senior majoring in fisheries ... [more...]

Published: 12/22/2011
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