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OCD support offered Mondays

An obsessive compulsive disorder support group meets at 6:30 p.m. Mondays (except holidays) in Conference Room B in St. Elizabeth’s School of Nursing, 2209 Genesee St., Utica. For information... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Hinckley boat ramp opens May 1

The New York Power Authority‘s recreational boat-launching ramp at the Hinckley Dam and Reservoir will be open for the season May 1. Directional and warning buoys by the power dam spillway ha... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Blowout win for RFA boys

The Rome Free Academy boys lacrosse team hit on all cylinders on Saturday and put up a crushing 16-1 triumph over New Hartford at the Stadium. Devin Trifeletti recorded four goals en route to R... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Holland Patent rolls to baseball win

The Holland Patent baseball team picked up a 12-4 road win over West Canada Valley in a rain-shortened non-league contest on Saturday. The Golden Knights tallied 12 hits on the hosts as the gam... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Free Healthy Kids Day at Y
includes Olympic swimmer

Saturday the Rome Family YMCA will join YMCAs across the country to celebrate Healthy Kids Day — an event to help kids and families embrace healthy habits they can sustain for a lifetime. The... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Two busted for drugs on Thruway

TOWN OF DANUBE — A Clinton man was one of two people busted for marijuana possession on the Thruway in Herkimer County on Friday. State police said Kayla N. Sewell, 27, of Massachusetts, ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Father, daughter hospitalized after teen runs stop sign

TOWN OF VIENNA — A father and his infant daughter were hospitalized Saturday evening after law enforcers said a 17-year-old driver ran a stop sign and crashed into their vehicle on Powell Roa... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Sunday 1:55 a.m. Panesi Ave., mischief. 2:01 a.m. E. Dominick St., check welfare. 2:31 a.m. Park Drive, aggravated harassment... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Saturday 9:48 a.m. 8468 Dawn Drive, investigate. 11:15 a.m. 602 Millbrook Road, first aid. 12:08 p.m. 215 W. Bloomfield St., first aid. 12:42 p.m. 10... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Sports Calendar

Tuesday’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — International League: Syracuse at Rochester, 7:05. Scholastic boys Baseball — Whitesboro at VVS, Camden at Notre Dame... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Lee Legion installs

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Published: 4/23/2012

First dollar of profit for J.T. Moskow & Associates

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Published: 4/23/2012

Hinkley Reservoir needs the rain

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Published: 4/23/2012

Free baby care class Wednesday

"Baby Care Basics," a free educational program for parents-to-be will be held on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Rome Memorial Hospital in the conference room. The program will be taught by... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Community Action picks deputy

Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency has appointed Evon Ervin deputy director. Ervin has been a community educator with the anti-poverty agency for over two years. As deputy director Ervin wil... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Vehicle crash leads to drug charges

TOWN OF CROGHAN — Three men were charged with marijuana possession after their motor vehicle crashed in Lewis County Sunday afternoon. Sheriff’s deputies said David B. Hitchman, 18,... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Two hospitalized for smoke after mobile home blaze

TOWN OF VIENNA — Two adults were hospitalized for smoke inhalation after a mobile home fire on Pine Road Sunday afternoon. Five members of the Theall family have been displaced. The residence... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Accused of trying to hide methamphetamine makings

ONEIDA — A 26-year-old man is accused of trying to hide ingredients used to make methamphetamine in a storage building off Genesee Street in Madison County. Police said they found Travis ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Drivers in good condition after head-on on Route 5

WESTMORELAND — Both drivers are in good condition this morning after their motor vehicles crashed head-on on Route 5 Saturday night. Sheriff’s deputies said James Cobb, 61, of Utica... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Airlifted to Syracuse after ATV crash

TOWN OF MARTINSBURG — An Albany man was air-lifted to a Syracuse hospital after he suffered a head injury in an all-terrain vehicle crash in Lewis County Friday. Sheriff’s deputies ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Sports Briefs

Lady Rebels shine in Albany ALBANY — The Rome Lady Rebels 11th and ninth grade girls AAU basketball teams competed at the Queen of the Mountain Tournament at SUNY Albany over the weekend,... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Trenton Falls trails open Saturday and Sunday

TRENTON — Saturday and Sunday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. are you’re only chances this spring to hike the trails at Trenton Falls. No pets are allowed. The trails are only open a few spec... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Sunday 12:16 a.m. Verona, Willow Place, alarm. 1:57 a.m. Westmoreland, Furnace St., investigate. 11:14 a.m. Clayville, Sulphur Springs Road, Paris, grass... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Sunday 1:55 a.m. Patrick Road, Verona, assist. 2:56 a.m. Stuhlman Road, Vernon, investigate. 11:13 a.m. Eureka Road, Westmoreland, alarm. 11:42 a.m. ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Sunday 1:59 a.m. Route 12, Remsen, assist. 4:59 a.m. Townline Road, Verona, mischief. 5:13 a.m. Route 12, Trenton, suspicious activity. 7:24 a.m. Eur... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Meetings

VOTING TUESDAY Republican primary, Noon to 9 p.m. Registered Republicans vote to choose their candidate for presidential election. Usual polling places. MEETINGS TUESDAY Adirondack Boar... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Hospital offers state-of-art stereotactic breast biopsy

Rome Memorial Hospital has added state-of-the-art stereotactic breast biopsy technology to its Women’s Imaging Center for the diagnosis of breast disease. When a mammogram or other exam d... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Blood needed

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. WHERE: St. John’s Lutheran Church, 502 W. Chestnut St. Appointments preferred: 1-800-733-2767 [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Utica Mutual Insurance announces board changes

NEW HARTFORD — Richard P. Creedon and Daniel D. Daly have been elected to the Board of Directors of the Utica Mutual Insurance Co., and Kristen H. Martin has been named as corporate secretary... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Laryngectomy support offered

The Laryngectomy Support Group meets at 1 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month in the Cardiac Cath Lab Conference Room on the second floor of the St. Elizabeth Medical Center. For information,... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

SUNYIT president withdraws from Wichita consideration

SUNYIT President Bjong Wolf Yeigh has decided to no longer seek to be president at Wichita State University, two days after discussing his candidacy in a public forum at the Kansas college’s ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Blood needed

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, April 27. WHERE: St. John’s Lutheran Church, 502 W. Chestnut St. Appointments preferred: 1-800-733-2767 [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Feasibility report for air service at Griffiss will arrive next month

A consultant’s study of whether there’s a market for passenger air service in the county is heading toward a landing. Some preliminary material has been submitted to the county by K... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Voting machine move: ¿ Yes ¿ No ¿ Maybe.

Republican Elections Commissioner Pamela N. Mandryck does not reject the idea of moving the county’s approximate 120 voting machines into a county building at the former airport in Whitestown... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Clinton Democrats feature Koch film

CLINTON — The Kirkland Democratic Committee and the Hamilton College Democrats present "Koch Brothers Exposed," a Robert Greenwald film, a 6:45 p.m. April 26 in the Kirkland Town Li... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Roman in debate

Joel N. Fuller, of Rome, a senior majoring in social sciences and member of the Debate Society, will participate in Cazenovia College’s 12th annual Great Debate Wednesday, arguing in oppositi... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

April 23, 2002 Two Kossuth Street garages were destroyed and six other buildings received some damage in a fire that is believed to have been intentionally set Sunday morning, officials said. ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Clouds, more rain; highs in upper 40s

Tonight — Cloudy. Numerous showers — Mainly after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Tuesday — Cloudy. Numerous rain showers ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Sunday Evening: Daily: 3, 0, 3, Lucky Sum: 6. WinFour: 1, 4, 4, 2, Lucky Sum: 11. Here are the winning numbers drawn Sunday Midday: Daily: 3, ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

For law enforcement valor

For the first time the prestigious Wallie Howard Jr. Award for Excellence in Law Enforcement has been given to two law enforcers in the same year. Saluted for their roles in the murder investig... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Incumbent Davis picks up petition for school board

The pool of potential candidates for three Board of Education seats in the May 15 election has grown to seven, as nine-year incumbent Mary Davis has picked up nominating petition forms along with K... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Board approves office contracts; commends students and teachers

Construction contracts for about $122,000 at the Rome school district pre-K/central office site were approved Wednesday night by the Board of Education, along with student-athlete individual and te... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

CSR Department cleans, sterilizes instruments

Although you may never meet the team members in Rome Memorial Hospital’s Central Sterile Receiving (CSR) Department, be assured that every one of them is dedicated to protecting patients from... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Hanna to meet Air Force officials to discuss lab

The civilian director of the Ohio-based Air Force Research Laboratory and an Air Force deputy assistant secretary both are to meet Friday with Congressman Richard L. Hanna to discuss long-term outl... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Social Security opens Wednesday, May 2, in City Hall

The Rome Social Security Office, which will be located at City Hall on a temporary basis, will be open weekly beginning Wednesday, May 2. Office hours will be 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Wednesday a... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Danny J. Edelman

SAUQUOIT — Danny J. Edelman, 53, passed away on April 20, 2012 at Mt. Sinai Hospital in N.Y.C. He was born on May 13, 1958 in Constableville, N.Y. to Arlon B. and Theresa M. Schue Edelman. ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Stuffed animals donated

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Published: 4/23/2012

Peyton James Watson

Baby boy Peyton James Watson went home to the Lord and Angels on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 in Rome Memorial Hospital. He is the son of Robert S. and Kristin Nicole Knight Watson of 319 Glen Road No... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Vincent Dominick Grande

NEWPORT NEWS, VA — Vincent D. Grande passed away on April 16, 2012 at the age of 83, following a courageous battle after suffering a massive stroke in 2005. He was a native of Rome, NY and li... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Ercell M. ‘Marty’ Martin

Ercell M. "Marty" Martin, 74, of Rome, passed away Friday, April 20, 2012 at home with his family at his side. Born February 9, 1938 in Rome, he was a son of Amos and Jessie Mae Johnson M... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Funeral notices

COLUCCIO — Robert Clayton Coluccio, 78, of Ava, on April 20, 2012. Services 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, at the Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, 418 N. George St., and 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Ch... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Anne V. Sehl

Anne V. Sehl, 80, of Rome, passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2012, at Rome Memorial Hospital. She was born on February 7, 1932, in Rome, the daughter of Sylvester and Kathryn Conoran Kraeger. She ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Kenneth E. Tomasi

Kenneth E. Tomasi, age 65, of Rome, passed away April 20, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center. He was born June 15, 1946, in Utica, a son of Albert and Alice Anken Tomasi, and graduated from ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Cecelia V. Harris

Cecelia V. Harris, age 85, of Rome, passed away April 20, 2012, at Rome Memorial Hospital, with her family at her side. She was born January 25, 1927, in Bloomingdale, NY, a daughter of Joseph ... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Elementary students perform at RFA
for 2012 All-County Music Festival

Rome Free Academy hosted the 2012 Elementary All-County Music Festival special concert Saturday evening. Students rehearsed Friday and Saturday at RFA before the concert. Students performin... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

County Airport weather report for Sunday

Temperatures: 38 to 49 Normal Range: 34 to 55 Records: 22(1984), 85(1985) Rainfall: 0.72" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 1.07" Rainfall for year: 6.75" S... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Utica College path
dedication Wednesday

A walking path on the Utica College campus will be dedicated at 10 a.m. Wednesday by the college and the American Heart Association in front of the Strebel Student Center as part of the heart-healt... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Rabies found in Vienna and Utica

Two more cases of animal rabies have been reported in Oneida County in April, bringing the total to four so far this year. A raccoon that attacked a group of children playing outside their home... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Sharing & Caring meets Thursday

"Sharing & Caring with Friends," the newly formed support group at The Arc Oneida-Lewis Chapter for families and friends of adults who have intellectual and development disabilities, will... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Empire Drugs opens in Clinton

CLINTON — Empire Drugs is opening its newest pharmacy location next week. Empire Drugs has been serving the area since 1984 with locations in Rome and Ilion. The Clinton location is in th... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

School Boards Institute announces student awards

Christian Egelston of Rome Free Academy, Samantha Netzband of Vernon-Verona-Sherrill and Julie Ferris of Holland Patent school are among those receiving Student Achievement Awards from the Oneida-M... [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012

Building permit

City of Rome, 604 Kent St. (rear), $20,000, rehabilitate tax-foreclosed property in accordance with a rehabilitation agreement. [more...]

Published: 4/23/2012
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