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International collage exhibit ends Monday

Pablo Picasso and George Braque, along with fellow artist Juan Gris, pioneered collage as a legitimate artistic medium 100 years ago. In celebration of this anniversary, the Edith Langley Barre... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Young writers signups under way

HAMILTON — The Young Writers’ Workshop is accepting applications from interested teens. The program, a one-week, non-residential workshop at Colgate University, will be held Aug. 6-10 f... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

21-year-old faces marijuana charge

MARTINSBURG — A 21-year-old student at the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES was charged with marijuana possession Monday. Sheriff’s deputies said Alexander J. Satterly, of Boonville, was charg... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Blossvale pair accused of passing bogus prescriptions

TOWN OF DEWITT— Two brothers from Blossvale are accused of passing forged prescriptions to a pharmacist in Onondaga County. State police said Forrest E. Halbritter, 28, and Aaron G. Halbr... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Troopers seek man after Annsville domestic dispute

ANNSVILLE — A 30-year-old man is wanted by state police following a domestic dispute, and they are asking for your help to find him. Sylvan Beach-based state police said Craig C. Watkins ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Tuesday 1:58 a.m. Erie Blvd. West, suspicious activity. 3:32 a.m. Floyd Ave., suspicious activity. 7:58 a.m. W. Linden St., s... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 12:01 p.m. 108 1/2 Fort Stanwix Park, first aid. 2:15 p.m. 112 Stanwix St., first aid. 3 p.m. 1 Olive Grove Place, assist. 5:27 p.m. 146 W. D... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — International League: Syracuse at Rochester, 7:05. Hockey — American Hockey League first-round best-of-five playoffs: Syr... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Sports Briefs

Lacrosse, T-ball signups scheduled VERONA — The Oneida Indian Nation Recreation Department will host lacrosse and T-ball signups for boys and girls for a free instructional program runnin... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Ex-Roman rescues sister from fire in North Carolina

The son of a former Roman was able to save his sister after flames engulfed their Charlotte, North Carolina, townhouse Friday evening. The Traverso home and one other unit were destroyed by the... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Mutual aid

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 5:15 p.m. AmCare Ambulance, Park Drive, transport. 6:20 p.m. Taberg, Lee Center-Taberg Road, Annsville, structure fire. 6:22 p.m. North Bay, to s... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 12:08 a.m. Parker Hollow Road, Trenton, assist. 12:45 a.m. Crooked Brook Road, Deerfield, alarm. 1:18 a.m. Route 8, Bridgewater, neighbors. 1... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 1:22 a.m. Rout 8 , Bridgewater, neighbors. 6:10 a.m. Sanger Ave., Waterville, alarm. 9:08 a.m. Route 26, Ava, accident. 9:47 a.m. Mill Road, ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

West Point senior fellow lectures at Hamilton Thursday

CLINTON — John Dehn, senior fellow at the West Point Center for the Rule of Law, U.S. Military Academy, will lecture at Hamilton College on Thursday at 4:15 p.m., in Dwight Lounge, Bristol Ca... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Image transfers workshop Saturday

OLD FORGE — View, 3273 State Route 28, offers All About Image Transfers Saturday with Jane Dávila. Pre-registration is required by calling View at369-6411 or email info@viewarts.org.... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Pancakes aid landmark

MORRISVILLE — A $5 pancake breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Copper Turret, 17 W. Main St., will benefit of Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark, 5304 Oxbow Road, Peterbor... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Iroquois influence on Women’s Rights topic Thursday at MVCC

The public is invited to a free lecture on "The Iroquois (Haudenosaunee) Influence on Women’s Rights" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday on Rome’s 1101 Floyd Ave. campus of Mohawk Valley C... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Traffic light repairs on black River Blvd. and Chestnut St.

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Published: 4/25/2012

More rain;
highs in mid 50s

Tonight — Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph — Becoming southeast. Thursday — Cloudy. Widespread rain showers — Mainly in the afternoon. Highs ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Tuesday Evening: Daily: 0, 7, 3, Lucky Sum: 10. WinFour: 2, 1, 6, 8, Lucky Sum: 17. MegaMillions: 03, 09, 15, 37, 38, Mega Ball: 39. ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Accused of selling scrap metal

A 22-year-old man is accused of stealing scrap metal out of a neighbor’s yard and selling it for more than $300. Dillon M. Cox, of 4416 Route 69, Annsville, was released on his own recogn... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Lady’s Handiwork Workshop slated

ONEIDA — Signups are due right away for the $15 May 5 Lady’s Handiwork Workshop: Create your own Victorian Whimsy Box. You can register by calling 363-4136, 361-9735, or history@mchs190... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Community will miss Sandy Lockwood’s dedication

It is difficult to express the impact that Sandy Lockwood has had on her community. Despite her recent passing, she has left a real and lasting legacy as not just a longtime officer of the Rome... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

MEETINGS

THURSDAY Board of Estimate and Contract, 3 p.m. Council Chambers, City Hall, 198 N. Washington St. Griffiss Local Development Corp. Board of Directors, 4 p.m. EDGE offices, 584 Phoenix Driv... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Organizing photos topic

WHITESBORO — Scrapbooking your photos, tree building and PowerPoint are among the programs in Dunham Public Library, 76 Main St. Call 736-9734 to register. Programs include: Thurs... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Arc artists reception Friday

The Arc, Oneida-Lewis Chapter will hold a free, public reception for artwork done by individuals who attend the Fine Arc program on Friday from noon to 2 p.m. at The Utica Public Library, 303 Genes... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Craftsmen, vendors sought by Arc

Madison Cortland Arc seeks craftsmen and vendors for ArcStock, an outdoor music festival on Aug. 11, at the Wampsville Firemen’s Field. Those interested can contact Janice Buneo at 363-3389 e... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Art show entry forms available

Applications for adults and high school students are avaiable for the Ava Dorfman Senior Center’s Annual Art Exhibit, which will be held in June. Young adults in grades 9-12, and adults, ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Painting, medicine topics Saturday

TOWN OF RUSSIA — Pastel painting and holistic medicine are topics Saturday at the Shawangunk Nature Preserve, 255 Shawangunk Road off Pardeeville Road, in Herkimer County. Call 826-7405 to at... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Book, Movie Club focuses on upstate fiction

HAMILTON — The Colgate Bookstore and Hamilton Theater announce the spring season of the Hamilton Book & Movie Club, beginning Thursday at 5:30 p.m. with the theme "Upstate New York."... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

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: 4/25/2012

Author speaks Tuesday

CANASTOTA — Tuesday at 7 p.m., retired attorney and Lay Dominican Michael Seagriff, will speak about his book, Forgotten Truths To Set Faith Afire! Words to Challenge, Inspire and Instruct. T... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Campaign finance seminar offered

The ins and outs of campaign finance rules will be the focus of a seminar May 8 at the County Office Building, Utica. Hosted by the Oneida County Board of Elections, the program will run from 1... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

MVEDGE selects Nation among Leading Edge awards

Inclusion of the Oneida Indian Nation as an honoree at next month’s Leading EDGE Awards lunch is drawing fire from Oneida County legislator Chad Davis, D-18, Clinton. The tribe, the count... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

April 25, 2002 Proponents of keeping county employees in downtown Utica have at least another three weeks to make their case. The Board of Legislators took no action Wednesday on a tabled resol... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Mark A. Fletcher

Mark A. Fletcher, 44, of Stittville, a loving and devoted father, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2012, at his home. He was born on August 26, 1967, in Utica, the son of Richard and Margaret Hammo... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

County Airport weather report for Tuesday

Temperatures: 37 to 48 Normal Range: 34 to 55 Records: 24(1894), 80(1957) Rainfall: 0.04" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 2.04" Rainfall for year: 8.79" S... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Funeral notices

BORMANN — Edward A. (Butch) Bormann, of Aurora, Colo., formerly of Rome, on April 19, 2012. Services 10 a.m. Friday, May 4, at Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Aurora, Colo. Burial 1:30 p.... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Edward A. (Butch) Bormann

Edward A. (Butch) Bormann was born July 27, 1939 to Edward P. Bormann and Zella Mae (Allen) Bormann, who both predeceased him. Ed went into eternal rest on April 19, 2012 surrounded by family. ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Catherine ‘Kitty’ L. Wilson

HOLLAND PATENT — Catherine "Kitty" L. Wilson, age 88, formerly of Holland Patent, passed away peacefully April 24, 2012, at Sunset Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born October... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Rena T. Hannay

Rena T. Hannay, 78, of Camden, passed away, Saturday, April 21, 2012 in Rome Memorial Hospital. She was born December 3, 1933, in Rome, the daughter of Floyd and Clara Redmond Brooks. On August 30,... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

B Sharp scholarship winners give free concert Sunday

Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute in Utica will host the free B Sharp Musical Club Scholarship Winners Concert at 2 p.m. Sunday in the institute auditorium, 310 Genesee St., Utica. A recep... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Births

BOLIVER — To Jon and Jody Boliver, of Lowville, on Friday, April 20, 2012 at Lewis County General Hospital, a son, Bryce Nicholas. BURROWS — To Bradley and Mary Burrows, of Port Ley... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Casablanca on screen Monday

The Oneida County Historical Society, 1608 Genesee St., Utica, shows CasablancaMonday at 6 p.m. Admission is $2 and free for OCHS members and children ages 5 and under. Former Oneida County... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Completes basic

Army Pvt. George F. Nugent, son of Bertha Nugent of Stone Road, Whitesboro, and George Nugent of Kirkland Avenue, Clinton, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. H... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Auburn hands RFA JVs a loss

The Rome Free Academy junior varsity girls lacrosse squad fell to a 11-3 defeat from visiting Auburn on Tuesday. MacKenzie D’Auito put in a goal and made an assist for the Lady Knights, a... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Longtime Lady Red Devils’ golf coach records 100th career win

The Vernon-Verona-Sherrill girls golf team stayed undefeated and collected head coach Diane Waldron’s 100th victory at the school following a 235-256 triumph over Holland Patent on Wednesday.... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

VVS suffers home loss to Whitesboro

The Vernon-Verona-Sherrill baseball team dropped to their third loss of the season following a 13-1 setback from non-league foe Whitesboro at home on Tuesday. The Red Devils recorded three doub... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

‘Reflections’ author speaks Tuesday

VIENNA — Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Vienna Methodist Church, 2410 Route 49, author Olin Davis speaks at the Vienna Historical Association’s free, public monthly meeting. "hear Olin s... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Singers sought

CHERRY VALLEY — The Glimmerglass Festival will hold auditions for chorus members for the company’s summer productions of Aida and The Music Man Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Grace ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Westmoreland raises taxes, keeps services

WESTMORELAND — The Westmoreland Central School Board of Education adopted an $18.4 million 2012-13 spending plan that calls for an increase in spending with the amount to be raised by taxes, ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Herkimer monuments trip signups due

Fourteen monuments from General Nicholas Herkimer’s home to the Battle of Oriskany are to be dedicated on Flag Day, June 14. Reservations are due by May 13 for the event which starts at t... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Orion quits building buses in Whitestown

WHITESTOWN — Daimler Buses is exiting the transit bus business in North America and will take no new orders for Orion buses at the local plant. Daimler announced in a statement today that... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

GOP primary local

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney dominated the voting in Tuesday’s primary in Oneida County, according to final vote counts announced by the county Board of Elections. In the... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Senior art show opens at college

CLINTON — In Art We Trust: Senior Art Show 2012 at Hamilton College, a presentation of works by 10 graduating art majors, will open at the Bristol Center Hub on Thursday. The exhibition inclu... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Women’s seminar May 11

Women TIES — Women Together Inspiring Entrepreneurial Success holds a seminar entitled "You Can’t Grow Your Company without Growing Your Revenue" from 10 a.m. ­ 2 p.m. Fri... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Pull over before you text or talk on the road

The state police are cracking down this week on the use of cell phones throughout the county and on the Thruway. The semi-annual Operation Hang Up will last until Sunday, and will see increased... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Two more men charged in Oneida steel pipe attack

ONEIDA — Two more young men have been charged with attacking a man with a steel pipe in Madison County. Police said David J. Bartlett Jr., 19, of North Lake Street, Oneida, and Michael C.... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Side-swiping pole earns DWI charge

A 29-year-old man was charged with drunken driving after his car side-swiped the light pole next to the FasTrac on North James Street Thursday night. Police said Jason A. Metott, of 2 Pine Have... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Troopers charge meth found in beer can during search

ONEIDA — A former business owner in Madison County was charged Sunday with possessing a quantity of methamphetamine, which he had hidden in a beer can. State police said Thomas M. Laplant... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Jail for taking mom’s batteries from phone

A 24-year-old man was sent to county jail for taking the batteries out of his mother’s cordless telephone to keep her from calling for help during an argument. Patrick J. Ryan, of 901 W. ... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Building permit

2007-09 N. James St. Realty, 2007-09 N. James St., $2,000, construct new bathroom. [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Cornell Co-op Extension seeks Friend of Children

The Child Care Council of Cornell Cooperative Extension is seeking nominations for its annual Friend of Children Award. Those who know a favorite teacher or child care provider, a family-friendly e... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Free arts, education Fair Saturday

The Child Care Council of Cornell Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring its annual "Creative Arts & Education Fair ­ Learn Through Play" Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the MVCC... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012

Art on display

EARLVILLE — The Earlville Awesome House has its eighth annual TeensART 2012 Exhibit on display through May 12. Eight area schools are participating with teens from sixth grade through sen... [more...]

Published: 4/25/2012
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