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Besides Flanders fields, where will poppies grow?

Local members of the American Legion Auxiliary are looking for businesses that will allow them to distribute red poppies during the month of May. The red poppies honor veterans’ past sacr... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Thief sought

Utica Police are searching for a black male who stole an 85-year-old woman’s credit card and then withdrew thousands of dollars from her bank account. Police said the theft occurred in Ma... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Store clerk, customer arrested in alcohol bust

LOWVILLE — Both a liquor store clerk and his customer were taken into custody in Lewis County Friday night after law enforcers said the customer was only 20. Sheriff’s deputies said... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Resisting arrest charge
in Utica traffic stop

A Rome man was charged in Utica Thursday night for fleeing from law enforcers after a traffic stop on the city’s east side. Police said Nicholas Rotolo, 26, of South James Street, was pul... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Four departments respond to Utica riot

Nine Utica men were taken into custody early this morning after a large brawl involving nearly 200 people erupted at Johnny Diamonds restaurant on Bleecker Street. Police said several officers ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Friday 4:08 a.m. Geiger Road, domestic. 8:08 a.m. William St., investigate. 8:15 a.m. N. James St., investigate. 10:13 a.... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 10:10 a.m. 1327 Floyd Ave., first aid. 12:23 p.m. 7228 Coleman Mills Road, first aid. 12:26 p.m. 215 W. Bloomfield St., assist. 3:40 p.m. 1119... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 2:19 a.m. Barneveld, Route 365, Trenton, accident. 7:21 a.m. New Hartford, Sangertown Square Mall, alarm. 1:43 p.m. Verona, Route 365, tree down. ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 12:52 a.m. Butternut Road, car/deer. 2:19 a.m. Route 365, Trenton, accident. 8:17 a.m. Stop 7 Road, Westmoreland, suspicious activity. 10:49 a... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 7:04 a.m. Route 365, Trenton, domestic. 8:40 a.m. Tamarack Road, Forestport, alarm. 10:27 a.m. Rome-New London Road, larceny. 10:49 a.m. Old R... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Storm network needs precipitation observers

The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network, better known as CoCoRaHS is seeking precipitation observers in Oneida, Herkimer, and Madison Counties. CoCoRaHS is a non-profit, commun... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Women gather tonight

Women of several denominations make up a new women’s ministry for women throughout the community. Tonight the women will pray at 7. The group meets in the Light and Life Community Church,... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Event in Constableville May 5

CONSTABLEVILLE — Women: Mother-Daughter-Sister-Friend, gather at 10 a.m. Saturday, for a program by Fawn Sunderland, quilter and international speaker on matters of Christian faith. Ms. S... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Foothills gets $1,000

HOLLAND PATENT — Stewart’s Holiday Match program has awarded a $1,000 grant to Foothills Rural Community Ministry. Foothills was one of over 1,500 grant applications received by Ste... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

County sales tax up 4.4 percent

Oneida County saw a nearly 4.4 percent increase in sales tax revenue in the first quarter of 2012 from last year. The county received $30,890,389 in the first three months of the year. That&rsq... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Owes customers $26,000
for overcharging DMV fees

TOWN OF WESTMORELAND — The former owner and operator of the Auto One Group has been ordered to pay more than $26,000 in restitution to customers that he overcharged. Matthew Crever, 36, o... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Three new audits to see if disabilities problems fixed

Following years of policy complaints and criminal charges at the state Office of People With Developmental Disabilities, the Comptroller’s Office announced that they are going to audit the ag... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

A simple but not easy repair

Social Security is in significantly worse shape than thought, the Obama administration reported,which ought to prompt action to shore up a vital social insurance program that serves 56 million Amer... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

National Grid refunds $190,000 to city

City finance officials are lighting up over a refund from National Grid of about $190,000. The Board of Estimate and Contract Thursday voted 5-0 to accept a refund from the power company after ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Meetings

MONDAY Holland Patent Village Board, 6:30 p.m. Special meeting to approve budget, Village office, depot, 9544 Depot St. Sylvan Beach Village Board, 6:30 p.m. Special meeting on East Oneida ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Gymanfa Ganu — Welsh festival of song May 6

SAUQUOIT — St. David’s Society sponsors its Spring Gymanfa Ganu at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 6 in Sauquoit Valley United Methodist Church, at the corner of Mohawk St. & Pinnacle Road. T... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Check your schedule

Clergy and board members are asked to check the schedule for their church’s main services in Saturday’s Religion Today pages. If the information is incorrect, e-mail living@RNY.com or c... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Area church services

Adas Israel Synagogue, 706 Hickory St. 337-3170. Sabbath Service, Fri. 7:30 p.m. First Baptist, 301 W. Embargo St. 336-2610.Sun. 10 a.m. Grace Baptist (Southern Baptist), 8553 Turin Rd. 336... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

National Day of Prayer Thursday

HECLA — All are welcome for the National Day of Prayer, Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Hecla Union Congregational Church, Corner of Cooper Street and Moore Road, Westmoreland. "Join us fo... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Completes basic

Pfc. Travis W. Morak, son of Debbie E. Rolewicz of Verona, and Thomas J. Morak, of Selma, N.C., has completed basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Minimal road work next week

Two state road projects in Utica will mean delays for drivers. Maintenance work on Route 790 between Leland Avenue and River Road will include a lane and shoulder closure westbound on Monday fo... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Rummage, cookie sale May 4-5

BOONVILLE — The Presbyterian Church rummage and cookie sale will be held Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Saturday, May 5 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a bag sale all day Saturday. C The ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Car wash aids team

Relay for Life Team Butterflies from Heaven holds a Car Wash and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 5th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sears Outlet Building west of Wal-Mart. The car wash will be $5 per car... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

HP softball squad edges VVS for fifth victory

The Holland Patent softball squad captured its fifth win of the season by edging out visiting Vernon-Verona-Sherrill, 6-3, in a non-league matchup on Friday. Alexis Sexton led the Lady Golden K... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

County Airport weather report for Friday

Temperatures: 32 to 43 Normal Range: 39 to 62 Records: 21(1966), 86(1990) Rainfall: 0.03" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 2.31" Rainfall for year: 9.06" S... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Air Force to Hanna:
Lab has ‘bright future’

Two high-level Air Force officials provided assurances Friday that the Rome Air Force Research Laboratory has a "bright future" and will play a key role in cyber security operations, said... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Emma D. Marsh

Emma D. Marsh, 90, of New Hartford, formerly of Lee Center, passed away, Friday, April 27, 2012 in CNY Presbyterian Home. She was born June 19, 1921, in Rome the daughter of William and Frieda Satt... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Funeral notices

GEBO — Nellie M. Gebo, 85, of Taberg, on April 26, 2012. Services 2 p.m. Monday at Maple Hill Cemetery in Taberg. No calling hours. Arrangements by Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

John C. "Jack" Griffith

John C. "Jack" Griffith, 81, of Westernville, passed away peacefully on April 26, 2012. He was born on February 16, 1931, the son of Lynn and Luella Hartwell Griffith in Rome. Jack was a ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

‘Disciplinary matter’ might mean the end of Camden’s season

CAMDEN — The Camden Central School District’s baseball season might be over. Superintendant Dr. Jeffrey K. Bryant said on Friday scheduled games at New Hartford on Thursday and at O... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Chilly night can’t keep Downs faithful away

VERNON — "And they’re off!" That was the sound of the familiar voice of longtime track announcer Jim Moran on opening night of the 59th annual harness racing season at Ver... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Be mindful of rabies

Reports of two more rabid animals in the county have health officials reminding pet owners that vaccinations against rabies is the best way to limit the spread of the virus. Under state law, al... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

April 28, 2002 Sen. Charles Schumer announced today that a new Justice Department probe could cost the Rome school district as much as $3.1 million. The department is looking into whether Rome ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Flesh and bones

Last week the Gospel reading was a story from Luke of Jesus appearing to the disciples after he had been resurrected. They were afraid, and thought he was a ghost. To allay their fears he said, &qu... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Births

BARNES — To William and Erica Few Barnes, of Cazenovia, on Monday, April 23, 2012, in Rome Memorial Hospital, a daughter, Scarlett Kaye. CARO — To Raymond Gabriel and Paula Jones Ca... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

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: 4/28/2012

Photo caption wrong

A photo published on Friday with a story about Sunday’s Utica-Rome Speedway season opener showed driver Chris Mackey on the left and mechanic Steve Planck on the right. They were incorrectly ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Harness racing — Vernon Downs, first post 6:55. Sunday’s Schedule... Professional Auto racing — Utica-Rome Speedway, s... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Sports Briefs

Cheerleaders to perform during NFL games The North Star Competitive All-Star Cheer Teams have nominated six members who have qualified to participate in the 2012 National Football League halfti... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Christian Women’s Luncheon Wednesday

Rome Christian Women’s Luncheon will take place Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. in the Franklin Hotel, 301 S. James St. Admission is $8. Reservations are appreciated by calling Gerry Yerman at 33... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Walseman tonight CORRECTION

The 6:45 p.m. Coffee House in St. John’s Lutheran Church, 502 W. Chestnut St. with singer/songwriter Ann Walseman is tonight. The date was omitted from last Saturday’s story. [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Senior nutrition menu

The nutrition program for persons age 60 and over is funded by the county Office for the Aging, state and federal grants, and contributions from participants. Meals are served Monday through Friday... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Gospel groups mark anniversaries

NORTH SYRACUSE — Celebrating 50 Years of Gospel Music Ministry, The Jacobs Brothers perform at 3 p.m. Sunday in the North Syracuse Baptist Church, 420 S. Main St. Admission is free and th... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Zoning Board to hear requests
for four commercial variances

The Zoning Board of Appeals will hear from four applicants regarding commercial plans when it meets Wednesday, and will also review as many as five residential requests. The five-member volunteer b... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning state Lottery numbers selected Friday in the midday drawing: Daily: 2, 4, 5; Lucky Sum: 11; WinFour: 3, 4, 3, 0; Lucky Sum: 10. Here are the winning eve... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Frost overnight;
high in the 50s

Tonight — Mostly clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday — Areas of frost in the morning. Sunny. Brisk with highs in the mid 50s.... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Settlement likely for 0.25% of initial claim

The city is close to settling an $8 million lawsuit for $20,000, according to Corporation Counsel Timothy A. Benedict. The Board of Estimate and Contract will likely vote on the proposed settle... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Building permit

City of Rome, 116 Fourth St., $15,000, rehabilitate tax-foreclosed two-family home in accordance with a rehabilitation agreement. [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

Have garden questions?

Master Gardeners at Cornell Cooperative Extension in Oneida County staff the consumer horticulture line at 736-3394 or 337-2531, from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Fridays (except holidays). [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

First Flower Communion held

April 22 the Camden Area Unitarian Universalists held their first Flower Communion, led by Ian Greasley. This service was created in 1923 by Norbert Capek, a Unitarian minister in Czechoslovakia wh... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

‘Drive-thru prayer’ offered
at Marantha on Wednesday

On the National Day of Prayer Wednesday, from 6 to 8 p.m., Maranatha Church is offering "drive-thru prayer." Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. visitors are invited to enter the parking lot a... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

New venture feeds off itty-bitty beasts

Having trouble finding food for a pet gecko, iguana or chameleon? The Beast, a store specializing in "feeder insects," opens this weekend. It started out as a hobby for Lee Voelker, w... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012

CNY Chiefs present award posthumously to Wyman

SYRACUSE — Slain Oneida County Sheriff’s Deputy Kurt B. Wyman was honored posthumously Monday by the Central New York Association of Chiefs of Police. Wyman received a "Heroic ... [more...]

Published: 4/28/2012
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