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GOP likes fewer meetings; Tallarino still opposed

The shift to just one Oneida County Board of Legislators meeting most months is getting a thumbs up response from the Republican caucus. However, the view is not nearly so rosy on the Democratic si... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

‘Moriarity’ caps evening
at Rock the Block tonight

ONEIDA — Rock the Block on East Railroad Street continue until 9 tonight. There are bands, booths and food with "Moriarity" taking the stage at 7:30 to finish off the evening. ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Vacation Bible School signup starts

TABERG — Signup has started for the "Under the Acacia Tree ­ An African Safari" Vacation Bible School which will be held June 25-29 in the Taberg United Methodist Church, Church... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Felony forged check charge filed

ONEIDA — A Sherrill man was charged Thursday with attempting to make purchases with stolen forged checks. Christopher D. Kulp, 29, of Sherrill Road, was found in possession of five stolen... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Animal neglect charged in Oneida

ONEIDA — A Swetman Avenue man was charged Thursday with failing to properly care for several animals and leaving trash around his property. Dennis N. Wright Jr., 32, was charged with anim... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Fathers get free day in Utica Zoo

In recognition of dads, the Utica Zoo is offering free admission to fathers who bring their families to the zoo on Fathers’ Day Sunday. Those who go as an entire family can also get a gro... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Two accused
of purloining saw from locked shed

TOWN OF LYONSDALE — Two Lewis County teen-agers are accused of stealing a chainsaw from a locked shed. Lowville-based state police said Bradley Q. Rogers, 18, of Lyonsfalls, and James M. ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Westmoreland seniors earn honors

WESTMORELAND — Numerous honors and awards were presented to this year at Westmoreland High School. Departmental achievement: English - Stephen Shepherd. Social studies: Cassidy Cu... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

82 presented diplomas at Westmoreland commencement

WESTMORELAND — Westmoreland Central School’s 109th commencement exercises were held Friday night as the 82 members of the Class of 2012 received their diplomas. Following the proces... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Sbarglia accepted

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Szaraz accepted

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Wright graduates

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All-star weekend will include home run derby

(Editor’s note: Diamond Dust is a weekly report of action in the Rome Men’s Softball Association compiled by league player and board member Jim Rizio. It spotlights feature games and st... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Smith among contenders in competitive District V

It’s that time again to embark on another season of American Legion Baseball as 16 teams, including perennial contender Smith Post of Rome, will try to raise the District V championship banne... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

BOCES students graduate

Local students were among the 19 Alternative Education seniors honored at the Madison-Oneida BOCES 27th annual Recognition Ceremony on June 4. They are: Amber Come, Mike Coniglio, Mike Coor... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

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...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Sports Briefs

Kicks-for-Kids Golf Classic tees off July 16 The second annual Kicks-For-Kids Golf Classic will be held on Monday, July 16, at the Teugega Country Club. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. and t... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Top scholar earns Paraclete award

The Rome Catholic School’s highest honor, the Paraclete Award, was presented to an outstanding member of the Class of 2011 at the school’s commencement ceremony today. The award is ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

‘Consider the lilies of the field’ (Mathew 6:28)

Just as the flower is made to receive the sun and only reaches its individuality when filled with sunshine....so the human heart is made for Christ and it is incomplete until it receives Him. It is... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

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: 6/16/2012

County Airport weather report for Friday

Temperatures: 50 to 81 Normal Range: 52 to 75 Records: 39(1992), 97(1988) Rainfall: 0" Monthly rainfall: 1.47" Rainfall for year: 15.78" Sunset today: 8:44 ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Clarence L. Evans

REMSEN — Clarence L. Evans 74, of Remsen passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at his home. He was born on October 10, 1937 in Utica a son of the late Howard and Rena (Fallon)... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Drivers beware: More road projects scheduled next week

A number of road projects will affect local drivers this coming week. In Rome and the Town of Westmoreland, there will be shoulder closures on Route 233 due to topsoil placement. There are ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Sherrill opens city pool

SHERRILL — The city pool was set to open today, weather permitting. The pool will be open normal hours throughout the weekend and limited hours of 1-7 p.m. Monday through Friday this coming w... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

‘Dare to look forward’
salutatorian advises

Salutatorian Dominick Provenzano spoke at commencement this morning, giving commentary on each and every student in the Class of 2012. Hi mom. I’ll bet you didn’t think I would ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Ice cream social
in Lairdsville Friday

LAIRDSVILLE — The United Methodist Church, State Route 5, hosts its 28th annual Ice Cream Social on Friday starting at 6:30. "Home made toppings and local strawberries will be served... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Friday 12:22 a.m. Depeyster St., neighbor. 2:06 a.m. Smith Ave., open door/window. 2:24 a.m. Turin St., dispute. 6:21 a.m... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 9:30 a.m. 616 S. George St., first aid. 9:33 a.m. 701 W. Court St., first aid. 10:18 a.m. 912 Culverton Road, first aid. 10:35 a.m. 205 S. Mad... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Jury deliberations continue Monday in prison guard’s trial

The jury in the trial of a corrections officer accused of using excessive force against an unruly inmate will continue deliberations Monday in County Court. A verdict was not reached Friday for... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Two rescued from fiery crash

WAMPSVILLE — Two people pulled from a vehicle which caught fire suffered minor injuries when the driver of a vehicle swerved to avoid another car and crashed off Route 5 Friday. Danielle ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Burglary suspect held

WESTMORELAND — A woman was taken into custody Friday accused of a break-in that occurred within the town May 25. Nadine M. Russell, 37, of Route 5, was charged with second-degree burglary... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Sheriff’s log

Friday 12:38 a.m. Whitesboro Street, Yorkville, burglary in progress. 1:29 a.m. Route 26, Westmoreland, check. 5:18 a.m. West Seneca Street, Vernon, domestic. 9:18 a.m. Main Street,... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

State police log

Friday 12:39 a.m. Whitesboro Street, Yorkville, burglary in progress. 12:54 a.m. Park Avenue, Holland Patent, check welfare. 1:17 a.m. Hawkins Corners Road, Lee, burglary attempt. 1... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Valediction tells classmates
to ‘find happiness within yourself’

Elizabeth Pullara addressed her fellow classmates, teachers, family and friends in her valedictorian speech: Good morning Mr. Powers, faculty, staff, family, friends, and Rome Catholic class of... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Rome Catholic School graduates
24 at eighth commencement

With Pomp and Circumstance, the 24 members of the Class of 2012 at Rome Catholic School marched into their Commencement Exercises this morning in the Frank J. Didio Gymnasium at the school on Cypre... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

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: 6/16/2012

Gratch graduates

Aaron Charles Gratch, son of Len and Kathy Gratch, 18 Family Circle, Lee Center, graduated magna cum laude from Cazenovia College, Cazenovia, with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts, majoring i... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

On dean’s list

Area students named to the spring dean’s list at Cazenovia College include: Sarah E. Jarecki, Sherrill, majoring in studio art. Samantha J. Smaldon, Lee Center, majoring in psychology... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Pieces of Life brunch Thursday

CANASTOTA — Oneida-Canastota Christian Women’s Club will host a Pieces of the Life Brunch on Thursday from 10-11:45 a.m. at the Rusty Rail, 3231 Seneca Turnpike. The cost is $13. ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 7:07 a.m. Waterville, Sanger Hill Road, Sangerfield, alarm. 9:54 a.m. New Hartford, Tilden Avenue, alarm. 11:46 a.m. Verona, East Main Street, ala... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

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: 6/16/2012

Woman denies stealing from grandmother to buy heroin

A 30-year-old woman accused of stealing checks from her grandmother in order to finance a heroin habit has denied the charges in County Court. Lindsay B. Davidson, of 147 River St., pleaded not... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Teen said jeans needed for winter

A teen-ager has admitted to stealing a pair of jeans from JCPenney after he told law enforcers he needed something warm to wear in the winter. Antonio R. Boyer, 18, of 35 Elk St., Amsterdam, pl... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

City rec signups under way

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Published: 6/16/2012

State record brook trout was stocked by Rome fish hatchery

ALBANY — For the seventh time in eight years, the record for the largest brook trout in New York state was recently broken, state Department of Environmental Conservation officials have annou... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Trail Blazers score 14 times during NYCBL win in Geneva

GENEVA — The Adirondack Trail Blazers broke out the bats as they clobbered the Geneva Red Wings on the road, 14-5, to grab sole possession of first place in the Eastern Division standings of ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Yankee Manny trots to third victory of Vernon Downs meet

VERNON — Trainer Frank Davis did the steering as Yankee Manny pulled away for a victory in the weekly $9,500 open trot on Friday night at Vernon Downs. Yankee Manny got away late in the s... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Parkhurst starter strikes out 16 in victory over Little Falls

Parkhurst Post of Oriskany broke into the win column with a 3-2 District V American Legion victory over host Little Falls on Friday night in a game played at Veterans Field. Parkhurst starter P... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

RFA high jumper 12th at nationals

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Rome Free Academy junior outdoor track and field athlete Dana Husband finished in 12th place in her division in the high jump at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor Track and... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Blood needed

WHEN: 1-6 p.m. Wednesday. WHERE: First Presbyterian Church, Rock Road and Main Street, Verona. Double red will be available. For appointments call Pastor Peg at 480-4174 (e-mail: gmapeg... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Get degrees

Local students were among the graduates awarded master’s degrees by the University of Scranton, Pa. They are: Jenna R. Gill, Camden, received a master’s of science degree in curricu... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Blood needed

WHEN: 1-6 p.m. Wednesday. WHERE: First Presbyterian Church, Rock Road and Main Street, Verona. Double red will be available. For appointments call Pastor Peg at 480-4174 (e-mail: gmapeg... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Mercantilism eats Free Trade

The notion that computers eat jobs is worthy of a 1950s professor of economics. Fifty-six thousand manufacturing facilities have closed in the U.S. since 2001. The jobs in those plants were not los... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

June 16, 2002 Sons and daughters gave ties to their dads on Father’s Day, but Mother Nature provided bountiful amounts of rain — all weekend. June 16, 1992 Following a parad... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Effort made Rome shine

My dad and I want to thank Joe Ferlo and the Rome Main Street Alliance for all the work they did to organize the annual citywide garage sale. We were amazed at the wonderful turnout, especially... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Friday Evening: Daily: 3, 7, 2, Lucky Sum: 12. WinFour: 7, 4, 3, 0, Lucky Sum: 14. MegaMillions: 08, 12, 18, 30, 40, Mega Ball: 4. Her... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

Partly sunny;
highs in low 80s

Tonight — Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent. Sunday — Partly sunny. Highs in the ... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012

New Money Smart aims
to help small businesses

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and U.S. Small Business Administration have announced new resources to support small businesses across the nation, releasing Money Smart for Small Business, a tr... [more...]

Published: 6/16/2012
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