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Kelly jazz concert in Herkimer

HERKIMER — Herkimer County Community College’s WVHC Radio is sponsoring a concert with jazz performer Nancy Kelly, Thursday, April 19 from 7-9 p.m. in the McLaughlin College Center amph... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Bluegrass fest in Capitol Friday

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Published: 4/12/2012

County deemed creditworthy
by three national rating agencies

Three national municipal credit rating agencies affirmed their solid assessments of the county’s creditworthiness recently, but two of them repeated past concerns looking forward. The act... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Demolition first phase of Rescue Mission reconstruction

A large excavator demolished the rear of 280 E. Dominick St., the site of the fomer Guggi’s Furniture, Saturday. Matthew Miller, executive director of Rome Rescue Mission, said the demolition... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Tractor trailer overturns on Thruway with minor injuries

Tow truck operators and salvage personnel worked to right the overturned tractor trailer in the westbound lane on the New York State Thruway below the Route 49 overpass near Cavanaugh Road in Marcy... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Demolition almost complete for Grif maintenance building

A former mainenance shop is coming down this week in Griffiss Business and Technology Park as one of the final steps in the project to construct a new headquarters nearby for Assured Information Se... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Sports Briefs

Trout and Salmon Expo scheduled NEW HARTFORD — The New Hartford Recreation Center will host a trout and salmon expo on Saturday, April 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors will see the... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Building permit

Conrad Zurich, 5871 Rome-Taberg Road, $3,000, demolition of utility building. [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Larceny, contempt, resisting charged

A 41-year-old man is accused of stealing his neighbor’s clothes dryer on River Street. Police said Ricky D. Tenant, of River Street, stole the dryer from a neighboring residence on April ... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Herkimer robbery suspects held in other counties

HERKIMER — The two men believed responsible for robbing the First Source Federal Credit Union in Herkimer County are being held in Ulster and Columbia counties for similar bank robberies. ... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Mass Sunday honors officer shot five years ago today

Today marks the five-year anniversary of the night Utica Police Officer Thomas M. Lindsey was shot and killed on the streets of Cornhill. To honor Lindsey, he will be remembered at the Sunday m... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Money taken from unlocked cars

NEW HARTFORD — Wallets, purses and spare change were stolen out of at least eight unlocked cars during a rash of thefts in the Higby Road area sometime overnight between Tuesday and Wednesday... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Drug suspect accused
of assaulting officer

A Utica man accused of fleeing from law enforcers in the Cornhill district Wednesday is also charged with fighting back and injuring an officer. Police said Mikal Ameen, 33, of John Street, was... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Siblings deny burglary
and larceny at businesses

A brother and sister accused of burglarizing several businesses in the Trenton and Floyd areas have denied the charges in County Court. John Pawlikowski, 25, of 901 Lamb St., Utica, and Erin Pa... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Wednesday 12:14 a.m. Fourth St., check welfare. 1:03 a.m. Nock St., assist. 2:10 a.m. Erie Blvd. West, suspicious activity. ... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 9:18 a.m. 6452 Martin St., first aid. 12:11 p.m. 1137 Erie Blvd. West, first aid. 2:58 p.m. 100 N. Madison St., first aid. 3:22 p.m. 510 As... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 1:13 a.m. AmCare Ambulance, Fourth St., standby. 11:22 a.m. New York Mills and Kunkel Ambulance, Church St., accident/injury. 6:32 p.m. Clinton... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 1:12 a.m. Turning Stone Casino, Verona, investigate. 1:43 a.m. Church St., Lee, abandoned call. 2:02 a.m. Kenwood Place, Marcy, suspicious acti... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:41 a.m. Churton Road, Vernon, aggravated harassment. 1:43 a.m. Church St., Lee, abandoned call. 2:28 a.m. Golly Road, Lee, domestic. 6:0... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

One sentenced for stealing cash, another for stealing merchandise

Two women accused of stealing from two different local stores were sentenced by Judge Daniel C. Wilson in City Court Wednesday. ¿ Lacey J. Swinney, 23, of 4884 Hellpath Road, was ordered t... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Estate planning seminar Tuesday

Attorney Paul Pimpinella, from Compson, Eannace and Pierro PLLC, will present a seminar on Estate and Long Term Planning at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in St. John’s Lutheran Church, 502 W. Chestnut St... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Ethel string quartet plays Sunday

CLINTON — The Hamilton College Performing Arts Series concludes the spring series with Ethel string quartet Sunday at 3 p.m., in Wellin Hall on the Hamilton College campus. Tickets are $1... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Concert April 19

HAMILTON — The Colgate Chamber Players, directed by Laura Klugherz, will perform a free concert in the Broad Street Gallery, 20 Broad St., at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 19. The group will pla... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Recital for clarinet and piano

CLINTON — The Hamilton College Department of Music presents a free, public faculty recital for clarinet and piano at 8 p.m. Friday in Wellin Hall. Allan Kolsky, clarinet, and Sar-Shalom Stron... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

April 12, 2002 Saturday, April 27, will be Community Cleanup Day in Rome, proclaimed Mayor Joseph A. Griffo. The Oneida Indian Nation of New York and the Smithsonian’s National Museum... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Tax filing extension forms are online

The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that "quick and easy" solutions are available if they can’t file their returns or pay their taxes on time, and they can even request r... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Area happenings

REMINDERS: Tonight­Saturday, 8 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m.; Wednesday­ Saturday, April 21, 8 p.m. Spring Theater Production, Orestes 2.0 at Hamilton College. $5; $3 for students. Reservation... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

‘Make a Joyful Noise’ concert Saturday in Utica

The Hamilton College Big Band, under the direction of "Doc" (Michael) Woods, will perform "Make a Joyful Noise" a concert of new music. The free, pubic concert is Saturday a... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Wednesday Evening: Daily: 7, 2, 2, Lucky Sum: 11. WinFour: 1, 1, 6, 0, Lucky Sum: 8. Lotto: 21, 32, 37, 43, 48, 57, Bonus: 56. Here ar... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Frosty, warming up to 60 with sun

Tonight — Mostly clear. Widespread frost after midnight. Lows around 30. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph — Diminishing to around 5 mph. Friday — Widesprea... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Japan copes with fewer people

There’s one complaint visitors to Tokyo rarely make, and that is "not enough people." With a population of 36 million, the Tokyo metropolitan area stuffs an average of 6,800 people ... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Cook among nominees again for NASCAR Hall

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rome racing great Jerry Cook is among the 25 nominees for the 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame class, announced on Wednesday. Cook joins the nominee list along side five new nom... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — International League: Syracuse at Lehigh Valley, 7:05. Friday’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — Interna... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Funeral notices

DeGRAZIO — Amelio "Miller" DeGrazio, 96, of Rome on April 11, 2012. Services 11 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Church. Burial parish cemetery. No calling hours. Arrange... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Births

DESERRE — To Edward and Jennifer Barron Deserre, of Utica, on Thursday, April 5, 2012, in Rome Memorial Hospital, a son, Broc Alexander. O’ROURKE — To Tracy and Melissa D&rsqu... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

County Airport weather report for Wednesday

Temperatures: 37 to 49 Normal Range: 34 to 55 Records: 13(1970), 74(1987) Rainfall: 0.04" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 0.24" Rainfall for year: 5.92" S... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Unplug, Play Tuesday

Jervis Library, 613 N. Washington St., holds Unplug and Play game night Tuesday from 5-8:15 p.m. in the wheelchair-accessible auditorium. It features face-to-face tabletop games, such as board game... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Tour the 911 Emergency Dispatch Center Saturday

WHITESTOWN — The 911 emergency dispatch center is holding an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday as part of National Telecommunicators Week. Tours will be offered. The center is lo... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Garage, crafts sale Saturday

BOONVILLE — There will be nearly 40 booths at an indoor garage and craft sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Adirondack High School, 8181 Route 294. The Class of 2014 event will be... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Sugaring Off Sunday

LITTLE FALLS — The free Sugaring Off is from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday on the grounds of the Herkimer Home State Historic Site, 200 State Route 169. The day was omitted from a story Wednesday. [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Hall of Fame Classic tickets set to go on sale Saturday

COOPERSTOWN — Tickets for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s annual Hall of Fame Classic, which will be held on Father’s Day Weekend, will be available on Saturday. ... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

RFA takes three first places at Tri-Valley League Relays

Rome Free Academy collected three victories at the Tri-Valley League Relays on Wednesday at Oneida High School. Rome finished in fourth place in the team standings with 61 1/2 points, while Hol... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Rome Cat Assistance lists local homeless pets online

R-CATS has joined other animal welfare organizations in the area that list their homeless pets on Petfinder.com, the oldest and largest database of adoptable animals on the Internet. The site has o... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

The only smoke in state parks should be legal campfires

The state ban on smoking in public areas is expanding to include outdoor settings within state parks and historic sites where large numbers of people congregate, including areas at Delta Lake and V... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Rather than sell property, Council designates parcels for special use

With three projects in mind, the Common Council approved setting aside a group of properties taken for back taxes rather than attempt to sell them. The council met Wednesday, with Councilor Fra... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Past scientific innovations honored on AFRL Patent Wall

A patent is universally recognized as "evidence of innovation," Maj. Gen. William N. McCasland noted Wednesday at the dedication of a "Patent Wall" display that he said reflects... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Commander sees Rome lab valued and competitive

The commander of the overall Air Force Research Laboratory expressed optimism and high praise Wednesday in his outlook for the lab’s Rome facility, and reinforced the plans to continue an on-... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Rome natives resume big league dreams

With the crack of the bats and the snap of the leather gloves, it can only mean one thing for Rome’s Joe Melioris and Garrett Baker: It’s baseball season once again. Both players we... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Free Irish music Session Wednesday

Musicians and listeners are invited as Craobh Dugan, the local branch of Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann, holds a traditional irish music session Wednesday. It’s in the Mill, 601 E. Dominick St.,... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Free concert Sunday includes 1812 Overture

HAMILTON — The Colgate University Orchestra, Marietta Cheng, Conductor, performs a free "orchestral extravaganza: Tchaikovsky’s explosive 1812 Overture" at 3:30 p.m. Sunday in... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

County Democrats endorse candidates for November

Oneida County Democrats have endorsed candidates for the Nov. 6 general election. Chairman Mitchell Ford said the county committee is backing: -- 22nd Congressional District: Dan Lamb. ... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012

Rock show aids
Stevens-Swan

An afternoon of "high-energy rock" from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday in the Capitol Theater, 220 W. Dominick St., has three bands helping the Stevens-Swan Humane Society of Utica. Tickets are... [more...]

Published: 4/12/2012
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