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Legislative agenda passes without fanfare

With little discussion, Oneida County legislators worked their way through a 51-item agenda Wednesday in about an hour with all resolutions passing. Major matters included reinstating 15 Health... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Eastup accepted

Allison N. Eastup, daughter of Nicola Eastup, West Liberty Street, and Richard Eastup, Taberg, has been accepted to Canisius College, Buffalo, where she will major in communications. She is a senio... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Shenandoah concert aids Y

ONEIDA — "Nurturing the Gifts of our Youth," a concert and story-telling experience presented by Joanne Shenandoah, will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, June 22 in the Oneida Family Y gym... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — International League: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre at Syracuse, 7. Harness racing — Vernon Downs, first post 6:55. Amateur ... [more...]

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Body with bullet wound found in Utica

Utica Police are investigating a body with a gunshot wound to the chest discovered on the city’s north side Wednesday night. Authorities said a man’s body was found lying on a front... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Bath salts victim may have had earlier heart attack

MUNNSVILLE — The 35-year-old woman who died after taking the drug bath salts and being Tasered by law enforcers Tuesday night is believed to have suffered a heart attack two or three days bef... [more...]

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Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Wednesday 12:11 a.m. Erie Blvd. West, accident. 12:47 a.m. Lawrence St., domestic. 1:14 a.m. Crescent Drive S., abandoned veh... [more...]

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Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 10:26 a.m. 325 Brooks road, first aid. 1:56 p.m. 107 W. Thomas St., first aid. 6:41 p.m. 401 E. Garden St., burning. 11:09 p.m. 6740 Lawren... [more...]

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Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 5:43 a.m. Floyd, E. Floyd Road, wires down. 11:54 a.m. Taberg, Route 69, Annsville, accident/injury. 12:51 p.m. Whitesboro, Roosevelt Drive, al... [more...]

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Building permit

Angelo F. Morreale, 121 S. Jay St., $5,000, remodel and reconfigure interior space for auto sales occupancy. [more...]

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Nurses charged with stealing drugs

Two nurses from St. Luke’s Hospital and St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center have both been charged with stealing from their respective hospitals this month. ¿ Colleen R. Falbo, 41, ... [more...]

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Road soccer win for Westernville women

The Westernville Independence captured a 2-1 win over the host Madison Lady Gunners on Wednesday night in a Women’s Central New York State Soccer League contest. Brittany Piccione put the... [more...]

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Simone drives in six runs for Adirondack during NYCBL win

UTICA — The University of West Alabama’s Alex Simone broke out with five hits and six RBIs to leap the Adirondack Trail Blazers to a 12-6 triumph over the Utica Brewers in New York Coll... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Carlson’s HR helps Sherrill top Roberts

Sherrill Post traveled to Holland Patent and picked up a 6-4 victory over Roberts Post in District V American Legion baseball action on Wednesday. Dalton Carlson belt a two-run home run to lead... [more...]

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On dean’s list

Local students were named to the spring 2012 semester dean’s list at Saint Michael’s College, Colchester, Vt. They are: ¿ Ashley Armstrong, daughter of Steven and Mary Jo A... [more...]

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Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 1:10 a.m. Ripley Drive, Camden, open door/window. 4:43 a.m. Route 49, Floyd, car/deer. 6:31 a.m. Glass Factory Road, Marcy, larceny. 7:09 a... [more...]

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State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 3:46 a.m. Little Beaver Lake Road W., Forestport, alarm. 4:53 a.m. Lee Center-Taberg Road, Lee, car/deer. 6:04 a.m. Foster St., Verona, mischie... [more...]

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Person of interest in arson remains hospitalized

The person of interest in the arson on Elmer Hill Road remains hospitalized in serious condition more than a week after the flames were doused. No criminal charges have been filed against anyon... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Yellow dot kit will point responders to medical info

The New York State Sheriffs’ Association has launched the Yellow Dot Program, a free initiative designed to help emergency first-responders find your medical information even faster. Onei... [more...]

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Pools cleaned before opening later in June

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Armyworm sighted in county; farmers asked to be alert

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Rome girls in North Carolina for track and field nationals

Rome Free Academy track athletes Mariah Mays and Dana Husband will conclude their season this week when they compete in the New Balance Nationals Outdoor Track and Field Meet beginning today at Gre... [more...]

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Flag Day celebrated

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Willy Wonka in Capitol Saturday

The Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St., screens the 1971 movie, "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," at 2:30 and 7 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is $5.50 for adults, $4.50 for Cap... [more...]

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State Fair, Etix start ticket sales Saturday

State Fair officials said Etix will be the new ticket selling agent for Grandstand concerts during the annual State Fair. This company provides ticket-selling services to fairs, theaters, music fes... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Berggren concert to aid museum

BOONVILLE — Sunday AT the Boonville Black River Canal Museum will present Adirondack Folk Singer Dan Berggren in a concert to raise funds for the museum. The concert will start at 3 p.m. ... [more...]

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Mucks sings in Remsen

REMSEN — Singer-Songwriter and author Donna Mucks performs at 7 p.m. Friday in the Remsen Performing and Visual Arts Center, 9627 Main St. Admission is $6 or $5 for members, $4 for studen... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Margaret Evans-Ebensperger

CAMDEN, NY — Margaret Evans-Ebensperger, 87, of Camden, NY passed from this Earth during the early morning of June 13th, 2012 at Oneida Health Center Oneida, NY after a brief illness. She was... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Funeral notices

CLUTE — Virginia June Clute, 71, of Verona, on June 13, 2012. No services or calling hours. Arrangements by Ironside Funeral Home, 342 Main St. Oneida. Contributions to Hospice and Pa... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Swanson Awards presented

Rome Free Academy seniors Lindsey Gates, Kaysie Gregory, and Katrina Piemonte were awarded $250 each from the Barbara Swanson Award. Selection for this award is based on community service, lead... [more...]

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Births

BOURGEOIS — To Cory Bourgeois and Nikka Manwarren, of Wampsville, on Friday, June 8, 2012, in Oneida Healthcare Center, a son, Masen. COTTON — To Curtiss Cotton Jr. and Rebecca Elli... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

County Airport weather report for Wednesday

Temperatures: 55 to 73 Normal Range: 52 to 75 Records: 41(1952), 93(1949) Rainfall: 0.01" Monthly rainfall: 1.47" Rainfall for year: 15.78" Sunset today: 8:43... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Sports Briefs

Hamlin named luge Female Athlete of Year LAKE PLACID — Remsen native Erin Hamlin received 2012 Female Athlete of the Year honors during the National Luge Committee of the United States&rs... [more...]

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Overlooked for a time, vending at city sites up for review

With an exclusive deal with Coca-Cola now expired, the city will soon be seeking proposals from beverage companies willing to pay for the right at city-owned properties. The city inked a 10-yea... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Gets doctorate

GETS DVM — Abby L. Regner, daughter of Roy and Chris Regner, 4967 Beacon Light Road, Verona, has graduated from Cornell University, Ithaca, with a doctorate of veterinary medicine degree, sma... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Eight-mile breast cancer walk starts at Rome Hospital

There will be an eight-mile walk to raise money for breast cancer research and prevention at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 30, at Rome Memorial Hospital. The walk is sponsored by Avon Foundation for Wom... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Dinners aid fire, ambulance

OLD FORGE — There will be a benefit dinner for the Big Moose Ambulance Co. and Big Moose Fire Co. at Billy’s Restaurant on Main Street, with 20 percent of the bill being donated. There ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

City approves Guard Armory ownership

With only one shot to make the request before having to wait until the fall — or even until 2013 — the Common Council Wednesday rushed its approval of a request to the state for city ow... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Pfendler accepted

Kelsey Lynn Pfendler, daughter of Daniel Pfendler, 10100 Harris Road, Lee Center, and Abby Leskovar, 6424 Pillmore Drive, Town of Lee, has been accepted to Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage, S... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

grad eastup andrea 608

Andrea Rebecca Eastup, daughter of Randall Eastup of Tannery Road, and Sarah Eastup, of Delta Avenue, Town of Lee, has been accepted to Clarkson University, Potsdam, where she will major in civil a... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Koscielniak accepted

Ryan D. Koscielniak son of David and Lisa Koscielniak, Rome, has been accepted at The Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers Fla., where he will major in biotechnology. He is a senior at Rome Ca... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Area happenings

REMINDERS: Friday, 4:30 p.m. Chicken and Biscuit Dinner, Vienna United Methodist Church, 2410 Route 49, $7, $6 seniors, $3.50 ages 5-12. Friday, 7 p.m. Old Time Gospel Music, CenterPoint Ch... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Human resources group to present Lynda Ford award

Michele LaPorte, facility labor relations manager at New York Power Authority, will receive the 2012 Lynda Ford Award at the next meeting of the Mohawk Valley Society for Human Resource Management ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

June 14, 2002 Whether the county should continue the services of an aviation consultant is up in the air following a meeting of the Board of Legislators’ Ways and Means Committee. ALB... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Unplug and Play Tuesday

Jervis Library will hold its monthly Unplug and Play game night on Tuesday from 5-8:15 p.m. in the library’s wheelchair-accessible auditorium. The Unplug and Play program features games, such... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

No chorale Monday

OLD FORGE — The Festival Chorale will not perform Monday, "due to circumstances beyond the control of View and the director of the Chorale. [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Scholarship awarded

Erin VanDresar, daughter of Donald and Donna VanDresar, of Holland Patent, was awarded a $500 scholarship from Cornell Cooperative Extension. The award, made possible through the Mary Planow, Shirl... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Computers ate jobs too

Here’s one clue to the continuing sluggishness of the American economy: Historically, when the economy grew by $1 million, it created about 10 jobs. Thus, with GDP growing by $134.6 billion i... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Barbecue June 21 aids Compeer

Compeer of the Mohawk Valley, Inc. will hold a chicken barbecue fund-raiser from 4:30-7 p.m. Thursday, June 21 near the front of St. Joseph­St. Patrick Church, 702 Columbia St., Utica. Take... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Realtors conference opens Monday at Turning Stone

VERONA — The New York State Commercial Association of Realtors will hold its 11th annual New York State Commercial Real Estate Conference June 18-20 at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino. ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Restaurants aid military rehab program at Sitrin

NEW HARTFORD — Mac-Clark Restaurants will support the Sitrin Health Care Center’s new Military Rehabilitation Program with a unique promotion June 14 through July 4. For a donation ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Father’s Day car show set

The third annual Father’s Day Car Show will take place Sunday on the Redeemer Church campus, 931 Herkimer Road, Utica. Over 100 classic and antique automobiles will be on display. There i... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Mostly sunny, highs in low 80s

Tonight — Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. East winds around 5 mph. Friday — Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night — Mostly clear. Lows in th... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Wednesday Evening: Daily: 2, 1, 8, Lucky Sum: 11. WinFour: 4, 0, 5, 9, Lucky Sum: 18. Lotto: 23, 36, 38, 39, 42, 44, Bonus: 56. Here a... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Blues master Smither at EOH

EARLVILLE — The Earlville Opera House will host blues master Chris Smither and the sounds of his finger-picked acoustic guitar at 8 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $22 for the general public, ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Magic Show
in Utica Sunday

Mohawk Valley Community College will celebrate Father’s Day the Magical Way at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Theater of the Information Technology Building on the Utica campus. Admission is $10 per ti... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Junior B Sharp concert Saturday

CLINTON — The Junior B Sharp Musical Club will present its 10th annual Benefit Concert at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Stone Presbyterian Church, 8 South Park Row. Admission is $10, or $25 per ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Bowlathon aids foundation

The Preeclampsia Foundation Bowl A Thon will take place at King Pin Lanes on East Dominick Street starting at 4 p.m. Sunday. Cost of $10 per person includes two games of bowling, shoes and food... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Old Songs Fest
June 22-24

ALTAMONT — The 32nd annual three-day Old Songs Festival will be held June 22-24 at the Altamont Fairgrounds, Route 146. Tickets are available at TicketDerby.com, by phone at 518-765-2815 ... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012

Hall of Famer plays Sunday

OSCEOLA — Sunday from 2-5 p.m., North American Fiddlers’ Hall of Fame inductee Peter Dawson, of Ontario, Canada, will play a concert of old time fiddle music at the North American Fiddl... [more...]

Published: 6/14/2012
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