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Bruce David Harrington

Bruce David Harrington, 66, passed away October 21, 2011. He was born on February 15, 1945 in Oneida and lived his whole life in Rome, N.Y. He graduated from RFA. He was a Vietnam War veteran, ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Funeral notices

BAILEY — Sidney W. Bailey, 75, of Rome, on Jan. 8, 2012. Services 1 p.m. Thursday at the Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St. Burial Evergreen Cemetery, Town of Lee. Calling ho... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Adrian E. Coonrod, Sr.

Adrian E. Coonrod, Sr., 57, of Vienna Rd., Blossvale, passed away on Monday, January 9, 2012, at his home. He was born on November 15, 1954, in Rome, the son of Clayton and Mary Piersall Coonrod, S... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

John Paul Rhude

John Paul Rhude, 75, passed away January 8th after a brave struggle with pulmonary fibrosis. He grew up in Franklin, Ohio, the son of Jack and Barbara Rhude. A graduate of Miami University (BS) and... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Arrested in scrap theft

A 22-year-old man was picked up on an arrest warrant Friday for the theft of metal pipe and scrap from a barn owned by the state Department of Corrections. The case of Justin E. Bean, of 209 N.... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Police say cocaine was hidden in crib

ONEIDA — A Madison County woman is accused of hiding cocaine in a baby’s crib, and is facing a felony charge. Police said Kaila L. Lohr, 23, of 309 N. Lake St., was taken into custo... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Girls to testify in abuse

A jury of four women and eight men will decide this week if former state prison corrections office Donald Hughes is guilty of sexually abusing two young girls, or if, as the defense claims, he was ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Twin inmate attacks at jail coincidence, says sheriff

WHITESTOWN — A felony charge of second-degree assault has been lodged against the Brooklyn man accused of attacking fellow inmate David L. Trebilcock in the county jail. Shaun Andrews, ag... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Judge taps Oneida County DA to prosecute case in Syracuse

The Oneida County District Attorney’s Office has been assigned as special prosecutor in an Onondaga County investigation into possible malfeasance in the county’s Republican Party. ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Teen ticketed in phone harassment

ONEIDA — A Rome teen-ager is accused of harassing another person over the telephone. Police said Brandon M. Williams, 17, of Cherrywood Lane, was ticketed on Friday for harassing a person... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Births

ALLEN — To Troy Allen Sr. and Heather Coonrod, of Kirkville, on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, in Oneida Healthcare Center, a daughter, Marissa Jane Diana. CHAMBERLAIN — To George Chamberl... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Sidney W. Bailey

Sidney W. Bailey, 75, of Turin Road, Rome, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2012 in Rome Memorial Hospital. He was born May 2, 1936 in Margaretville, New York, the son of Walter and Anna Caple Ba... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Monday Midnight, 300 block of W. Liberty St., robbery. 12:08 a.m. Park Drive Manor, investigate. 12:45 a.m. Floyd Ave., domes... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Fire log

Monday 4:30 p.m. 248 Otis St., first aid. 6:37 p.m. 519 E. Garden St., first aid. 6:46 p.m. 310 Cottage St., first aid. 8:31 p.m. 301 Mill St., investigate. 8:39 p.m. 203 Rockwe... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

County Airport weather report for Monday

Temperatures: 21 to 42 Normal Range: 12 to 29 Records: -26(1968), 51(1965) Rainfall: 0" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: .08" Rainfall for year: .08" Snowf... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

25 driveway-to-driveway thefts by midnight teams

NEW HARTFORD — A rash of thefts from vehicles has hit the village, leading to at least 25 reported cases and at least one smashed window. No arrests have been made as law enforcers ask fo... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Rome JVs roll to 11-1 mark

The Rome Free Academy junior varsity girls basketball team kept on rolling on Monday night after coming up with a lopsided 51-29 victory over visiting Notre Dame of Utica to jump their record to 11... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Police charge speeding Dixie spinner with DWI

BOONVILLE — A Kentucky man is facing multiple charges — including drunken driving — after law enforcers said they found him speeding recklessly and spinning circles in his pickup ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Violent domestic dispute draws jail and fine

A sentence of three months in county jail was handed down in City Court Monday to a 26-year-old man who twice violated an order of protection, including punching his ex-girlfriend during a domestic... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Mutual aid log

Monday 2:31 a.m. AmCare Ambulance, Depeyster St., transport. 9:58 a.m. New York Mills, BOCES, investigation. 2:36 p.m. Clinton, Fountain St., Kirkland, accident/injury. 4:26 p.m. Ne... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Sheriff’s log

Monday 12:06 a.m. Thomas Road, Lee, open door/window. 12:20 a.m. Peterboro St., Vernon, domestic. 12:23 a.m. Morris Road, Marcy, alarm. 3:09 a.m. Route 46, Western, open door/window... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

State police log

Monday 12:23 a.m. Morris Road, Marcy, alarm. 7:54 a.m. Remsen Central School, disorderly. 8:49 a.m. Vienna Road, Sylvan Beach, vehicle stolen. 9:19 a.m. Route 69, Annsville, domesti... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

RFA drops first league game

UTICA — The Rome Free Academy boys basketball team suffered its first Tri-Valley League loss of the season on Monday night following a 73-57 setback against hosting Notre Dame. The Black ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Celebrate 55 years

Mr. and Mrs. Jack Skea, 6438 Pillmore Drive, Town of Lee, recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary. Skea and the former Kathleen McGuire were married in St. Patrick Roman Catholic Chu... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Five generations of Boulerices gather

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Published: 1/10/2012

Lady Black Knights can’t fend off unbeaten Notre Dame

The Rome Free Academy girls basketball have dropped their third game in a row following a 59-42 defeat versus Notre Dame of Utica on Monday night in Rome. Haley Sehring led the way with 16 poin... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Physical Rome Catholic squad fends off hosting Westmoreland

WESTMORELAND — The Westmoreland boys basketball squad shot over 40 percent from behind the three-point arch for nine treys and scored a season-high in points on Monday, but it wasn’t en... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Door-to-door shoveling cover for Utica burglaries

A burglar has been going door-to-door in east Utica offering snow-shoveling services, using that as a cover to get close enough to see if anybody is home. Several doors have been forced open, w... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Jan. 10, 2002 The Democrat-controlled Common Council has rejected approval of the Republican mayor’s discretion to attend training conferences as he sees fit. Two councilors want quarterl... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

IRS tax tip: Decide if you need to file

You are required to file a federal income tax return if your income is above a certain level, which varies depending on your filing status, age and the type of income you receive. However, the Inte... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Sex ed guides take backseat to academics

Changing Rome school classes to meet suggested new sex education standards from a national coalition would not be a priority, compared to needs for improving students’ literacy and math perfo... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

First rabies clinic of year set for Jan. 18 in Forestport

FORESTPORT— The county Health Department will hold a rabies clinic on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the Back to Basics Dog Obedience Training facility, on Route 28. Hours are 6 to 8 p.m. and $10 ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

A book on waste

With the nation facing a more than $1 trillion deficit and $15 trillion debt, Congress and the White House spent most of 2011 arguing over what spending should be cut from the $3.7 trillion federal... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Fingers crossed for snow

BOONVILLE — Anxious for Mother Nature to dump a few feet of snow within the next week or two, members of the executive committee of Boonville Snow Festival II remain hopeful sled races will g... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Hearing tonight on closing Constableville Elementary

TOWN OF TURIN — Members of the South Lewis Central School District Board of Education will make a final decision on the closure of Constableville Elementary for the 2012-13 school year at its... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Economy topic
of AARP meeting

Rome Area Chapter AARP will hold its next monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, at First United Methodist Church, 400 N. George St. Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency in Marcy wil... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Becoming partly sunny; highs in upper 30s

Tonight — Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph — Becoming northeast. Wednesday — Mostly cloudy in the morning — Then becoming partly sunny.... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Monday Evening: Daily: 1, 9, 7, Lucky Sum: 17. WinFour: 3, 3, 6, 6, Lucky Sum: 18. Here are the winning numbers drawn Monday Midday: D... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Frontiers Club sets King luncheon at Radisson Hotel

The Mohawk Valley Frontiers Club will hold it’s 28th annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Luncheon at noon Monday, Jan. 16 at the Radisson Hotel, 200 Genesee St., Utica. This ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Area students
on Cazenovia list

Area students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Cazenovia College. They are: ¿ Alexa R. Iacone, of Rome, a freshman in management, specializing in business m... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Parkinson’s group meets

The Central New York Parkinson’s Support Group, Inc. meets at 12:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of each month (except August) at the Presbyterian Home for CNY, 4290 Middle Settlement Road, New Har... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Genealogy society meeting Jan. 17

Rome Genealogy Society will meet Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Monthly meetings are held at Zion Episcopal Church, 140 W Liberty St. every third Tuesday of the month. New members welcome. [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Meetings

WEDNESDAY Common Council, 7 p.m. Council Chambers, City Hall, 198 N. Washington St. Board of County Legislators: Ways and Means Committee, 11 a.m.; board meeting, 2 p.m. Tenth floor, County... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Help someone this
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday Jan. 16 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day — a national holiday. To some, the day means more than an observance of the birthday of the civil rights leader. It is also a day to be of servic... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

On dean’s list

Area students named to the dean’s list at the University of New Haven for the fall semester are Patrick Gosier of Rome and Sara Dampf of Clinton. [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Assemblyman to open office in Rome on Friday

Assemblyman Anthony J. Brindisi, D-116, Utica, will open his new Rome office at a ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday. The public is invited to attend. The office is located ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Free training for lead paint removal for unemployed construction workers

A free training program will provide up to 10 people with construction experience who are currently unemployed with the necessary skills to work on pre-1978 built houses that may have lead-based pa... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Families urge action as US drafts Alzheimer’s plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — As her mother’s Alzheimer’s worsened over eight long years, so did Doreen Alfaro’s bills: The walker, then the wheelchair, then the hospital bed, then the ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012

Bed-tax windfall raises questions on spending

County lawmakers are being asked to approve the contract with county’s tourism agency when they meet Wednesday. The agreement that will expire Sept. 30 allocates all of the proceeds from ... [more...]

Published: 1/10/2012
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