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Lady Golden Knights battle back for win

The Holland Patent softball team rallied back from a one-run deficit in the seventh inning to pull out a 6-5 triumph over visiting New Hartford on Monday. Alexis Lyon and Allison Lockwood each ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

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 Hartf... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Western boy wins state essay contest

WESTERN — Andrew P. Jeselson Jr., son of Donna and Andrew P. Jeselson Sr., Stokes-Westernville Road, has won the state Christopher Columbus Essay contest. The Rome Free Academy 10th grade... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Cadets visit State Assembly

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State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 12:07 a.m. Powell Road, Trenton, alarm. 7:29 a.m. Edwards Road, Floyd, assist motorist. 8:16 a.m. Route 5, Vernon, accident. 10:20 a.m. Turin ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 7:35 a.m. Floyd, Edwards Road, assist. 8:16 a.m. Oneida Castle and Vineall Ambulance, Route 5, Vernon, accident. 12:47 p.m. New Hartford, Snowden ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 5:18 a.m. Route 5, Vernon, alarm. 8:13 a.m. Route 69, Camden, accident. 10:09 a.m. E. Main St., Verona, mischief. 10:56 a.m. Route 8, Bridgewa... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

HP comes up short in extras

The Holland Patent baseball squad came up just short against Tri-Valley League foe New Hartford after a 5-4 setback over 10 innings on Monday evening at Holland Patent High School. HP senior Ry... [more...]

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RFA has just enough offense

Rome Free Academy senior outfielder Robbie Waller knew that the pitching on the team has been superb throughout the early going of their season, and it has been up to the Black Knights’ offen... [more...]

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Collision at Floyd and Oakwood

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Camden school officials will meet with parents

CAMDEN — The status of the Camden baseball team’s season remains uncertain following the completion of a school investigation on the team for a "student disciplinary matter." ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Rome posts eighth softball victory

The Rome Free Academy junior varsity softball squad claimed its eighth win of the season with a 9-6 decision over visiting Central Square on Monday. Dana Glantz scored three runs and triple at ... [more...]

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Ridge Mills celebrates autism awareness month

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Truck knocks over Freedom Plaza lamppost

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Cheaper clerk of works considered for Strough

Construction management proposals from nine companies were reviewed Wednesday by the buildings and grounds committee and narrowed to five finalists, but members said there may be less need for that... [more...]

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Caring for our heritage

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Family Y Health Day

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Fitness classes, bank talk at Dorfman Center

Some fitness classes start this week in the Ava Dorfman Senior Center, 305 E. Locust St. Health-Screening and physician release forms are required for fitness classes. Call the center at 33... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Conference aims to give caregivers practical solutions

Registration is under way for the Dementiacare2012: Empowering Caregivers with Practical Solutions, the first caregiving conference by the Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter. T... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Board candidates to run as write-ins

Two of the three Board of Education candidates whose names are off the election ballot because of a Rome school district error with petition deadlines said today they still plan to run for the boar... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Births

COLEMAN — To Dan Coleman and Heather Leigh, of Rome, on Friday, April 27, 2012 at Rome Memorial Hospital, a daughter, Unique Star. GREGORY — To Jerome and Catie Vaughn Gregory, of W... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

County starts evening immunization clinics

The Oneida County Health Department’s evening immunization clinics will begin this month, and starting in June, all evening clinics will be by appointment only. Starting on May 21, to sch... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Underground radar helps uncover 500 more artifacts at Fort Stanwix

As a result of last year’s archeological study at Fort Stanwix National Monument, approximately 500 artifacts were discovered, the site has announced. Last summer, the Division of Cultura... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Alzheimer’s suppor groups for friends, families

The Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter offers peer- or professionally-led support groups for friends and family dealing with Alzheimer’s disease. All support groups are f... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Barbara R. Leszczynski

Barbara R. Leszczynski, 75, of Rome, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2012, at her home with her loving family at her side. She was born on September 23, 1936, in Rome, the daughter of Russell and ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Funeral notices

GEORGE — Paula "Nona" Versace George, 68, of Rome, on April 28, 2012. Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Baptist Church. Calling hours 4-7 p.m. today at Nicholas J. ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

County Airport weather report for Monday

Temperatures: 25 to 62 Normal Range: 39 to 62 Records: 25(1950), 86(1903) Rainfall: 0" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 2.31" Rainfall for year: 9.06" Snow... [more...]

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Murray Christopher Wilson

Murray Christopher Wilson (Chris) died Friday 4/27 in Rome, N.Y. after a long illness. A 30 year resident of Syracuse, NY, Mr. Wilson was a veteran of the US Marine Corp and 1969 graduate of St. Bo... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

College Notebook

RFA grad selected for NCAA golf regional NEWBERRY, S.C. — Rome Free Academy graduate and Newberry College senior Matthew Campbell has been selected to compete on an individual basis in th... [more...]

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Tabloid Tales of the Past

April 26, 2002 The Rome Free Academy baseball team extended its winning streak to six games on Friday by pounding out 11 hits in an 11-5 victory over Fayetteville-Manlius at the Stadium. B ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Scholastic boys Baseball — RFA at Auburn, 5. Lacrosse — Corcoran at RFA, 7. Scholastic girls Lacrosse — Baldwinsville at RFA, 5. ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Partly sunny;
highs in lower 70s

Tonight — Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph — Becoming southeast. Wednesday — Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

MVCC opens college prep center in Utica

Mohawk Valley Community College is opening an Educational Opportunity Center in Utica, geared to increase adults’ college enrollment through community outreach and college preparation service... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

May 1, 2002 As the area strives to attract a computer chip manufacturer, Mohawk Valley Community College has received approval for a new associate degree in applied science in semiconductor man... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Monday Evening: Daily: 8, 3, 6, Lucky Sum: 17. WinFour: 8, 2, 9, 3, Lucky Sum: 22. Here are the winning numbers drawn Monday Midday: Daily... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Fort Stanwix Chapter hosts DAR Roundtable at Beeches

Fort Stanwix Chapter National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution were hostesses for the Central New York Roundtable April 11 at The Beeches on Turin Road. Guest of honor and speake... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

MV regional economic council outlines plan to follow 59 projects

Tracking of projects that recently received about $60 million in state funding, and carrying out a "strategic plan" created last fall, were reviewed Thursday in the Mohawk Valley Regional... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Accused of stealing Hydrocodone pills

TOWN OF LEE — A Rome man is accused of stealing a quantity of Hydrocodone pills from a residence on Turin Road Monday afternoon. State police said Duaine Crouse, 59, of 613 W. Thomas St.,... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Police in room see victim shoved

While law enforcers were investigating a domestic dispute on West Thomas Street early this morning, they said a 30-year-old man shoved his companion while the officers were still in the room. P... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Charged for trespass and threats

A 20-year-old man is accused of trespassing on a woman’s West Dominick Street porch Monday afternoon and making threatening comments. Police said Antoine D. Williams, of 107 River St., we... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Abuse charged, horse seized

GEORGETOWN — A Madison County woman is accused of letting her gelding horse become sick and emaciated. Sheriff’s deputies said Constance A. McGee, of Georgetown, was investigated fo... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Teens charged for stealing Apples

NEW HARTFORD — Two young teen-agers have been charged with stealing Apple computer products from an apartment at Hillside Gardens. Police said Andrew R. Cornnell, 16, and a 15-year-old bo... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Monday 1:26 a.m. Healy Ave., domestic. 2:35 a.m. Floyd Ave., attempt to locate. 4:31 a.m. Union St., suspicious activity. ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Fire log

Monday 2:03 p.m. 701 W. Court St., first aid. 2:24 p.m. 217 Erie Blvd. West, accident. 4:47 p.m. 1119 Erie Blvd. West, accident. 4:48 p.m. E. Chestnut and Black River Blvd., spill. ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

County Office for Aging offers
help at 27 visits each month

Oneida County Office for the Aging and Continuing Care will provide in-person information and assistance at several community focal points located throughout the county. In addition to more tha... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

EDGE issues $50,000 loan

Advanced Automation Corp., 201 Mill St., has received a $50,000 loan from Mohawk Valley EDGE’s Job Development Loan Fund to help the company expand its business. The company plans on addi... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

County opens office near Orion tomorrow to help affected workers

WHITESTOWN — Efforts to aid Orion Bus workers facing layoffs as production winds down in the next 12 months begins tomorrow. Representatives of the Oneida County Office of Workforce Devel... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Oneida Financial Corp.
net income rises 42 percent

ONEIDA — Oneida Financial Corp. reports a 42 percent increase in net income for the first quarter compared to 2011. Net income for the quarter was $2 million, or 29 cents a share, up from... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Fined $750 for menacing with knife

More than $700 in fines and court fees were handed down Monday to a 43-year-old woman who threatened her ex-boyfriend with a knife. Sheila M. Dole, of 309 N. Levitt St., was ordered by City Cou... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Corrections officers need support

Correction officers and sergeants, like myself, in Oneida County and across New York State are disgusted with the decision of District Attorney Scott McNamara’s office to pursue criminal char... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Sherrill official appointed
to state mayor’s committee

SHERRILL — Mayor William Vineall has been appointed to the eight-member nominating committee of the New York Conference of Mayors. "Mayor Vineall as a newly elected city mayor has se... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Meetings

WEDNESDAY City School District Board of Registration, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Signup for city school district residents not registered with Board of Elections, or who has moved, to vote May 15. Board ... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Tickets available
for Chamber’s 100th

The Rome Area Chamber of Commerce’s 100th anniversary business meeting will be held May 31, and will honor Varflex Corp. President Dorothy G. Griffin and a memorial honor for Anthony E. Darca... [more...]

Published: 5/1/2012

Berkshire Hills Bancorp earnings per share up 50%

Berkshire Hills Bancorp announced a 50 percent increase in earnings per share for the first quarter compared to the start of last year. The parent company of Berkshire Bank reported earnings of... [more...]

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Building permit

Davidson Management Group, 5905 Rome-Taberg Road, $1 million, construct new auto dealership. [more...]

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Building permit

Aldi, 205 S. Madison St., $218,116, install 51-kilowatt solar array on the roof of the supermarket. [more...]

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