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Ditigal Bookmobile Tour visits Jervis Library Tuesday

Tuesday, the Digital Bookmobile National Tour will make a stop at Jervis Public Library from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. to showcase the free eBook and e-audiobook download service available through the libra... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

School-age care credential course offered

WHITESTOWN — Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County’s Child Care Council again offers the state School-Age Care Credential (SACC) that "promotes quality services to childre... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Art exhibition
at bank branches

Art by the "Collage Connections Artists" is on display at the Dominick St. and Black River Blvd. branches of Berkshire Bank until Aug. 10. Sixteen pieces will be for sale at 100 W. Do... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Sports Briefs

City softball tourney schedule set The schedule for the Rome Men’s Softball Association Championship Tournament has been set by league officials. All games in the double-elimination t... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Harness racing — Vernon Downs, first post 6:55. Amateur Soccer — Central New York State Soccer League Women’s Division: We... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

No adverse effects, so far,
in study of infected deer meat

Seven years are down, with about three more to go, for a local study that so far has found no indications that humans can get chronic wasting disease from eating CWD-infected deer meat. For the... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Gas money dispute heads to court

A 48-year-old woman is accused of stealing $100 from another woman’s purse after they had gotten into a fight in a moving vehicle. Nancy E. Lumbrazo, of 405 Park Drive Manor II, was relea... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Tuesday Evening: Daily: 6, 0, 5, Lucky Sum: 11. WinFour: 2, 0, 6, 7, Lucky Sum: 15. Mega Millions: 05, 18, 21, 29, 41, Mega Ball: 37. ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Partly sunny;
high in upper 80s

Tonight — Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms — Mainly in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent. Thursday — P... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Garden curator

TOWN OF LENOX — John Manion, who will give a presentation followed by a guided walk through the Great Swamp Conservancy property at 1 p.m. Sunday, is KaulWildflower Garden Curator at Birmingh... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Honor America Days events

Information for this calendar of 2012 Honor America Days and other events is provided by the Rome Area Chamber of Commerce. Those interested in adding events to the listing may visit www.RomeChambe... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Children attend sheriff’s camp

WAMPSVILLE — Sunny skies and hot temperatures greeted children Sunday as they boarded a charter bus bound for the 2012 state Sheriffs’ Association Institute’s Summer Camp in Penn ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Burglary charge at B&F Dairy

WHITESBORO — A former Whitesboro resident was charged with breaking into B&F Dairy at 38 Roosevelt Drive and taking cash early Sunday, just minutes before police discovered the crime. At ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Bath salts forum in Verona

VERONA — Town board Councilman Fred Scherz Jr. will host a bath salts and methamphetamine forum at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13 at Verona Fire Hall on Volunteer Avenue. It will feature a panel ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

‘Catch the bat,’ avoid the shot, county urges

A trend involving the release of bats found in the living space of a home before they can be tested for rabies has Oneida County Health Director Gayle D. Jones concerned. Bats that make their w... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

County gets $105K
water supply grant

WHITESTOWN — Oneida County Soil and Water Conservation District has been awarded nearly $105,000 by the state. The SWCD is one of 27 counties to receive funding from a $10.6 million grant... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Deputies pull body from Oneida Lake

TOWN OF SULLIVAN — A dead body was fished out of Oneida Lake Tuesday afternoon, and law enforcers are trying to figure out who it was and how he died. Foul play is not suspected, accordin... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Two men face
burglary counts

Following multiple reports of break-ins and thefts in Waterville and Oriskany Falls, two men have been charged with felony burglary. Sheriff’s deputies said Brandon C. Diehl, 24, of Broad... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Accused of harassment and contempt

NEW HARTFORD — Accused of trapping his girlfriend in their home for eight hours, law enforcers said a 29-year-old man also twice squeezed her throat until she couldn’t breathe. Poli... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Tuesday 12:41 a.m. Elm St., investigate. 2:05 a.m. Kossuth St., dispute. 3:59 a.m. Erie Blvd. West, trespass. 4:04 a.m. E... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 1:25 a.m. New York Mills, Bartlett Road, Whitestown, fire. 10:29 a.m. AmCare Ambulance, Lewis St., transport. 11:24 a.m. Maynard and Kunkel Ambul... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 12:02 a.m. Kenwood Ave., Sylvan Beach, assist. 2:55 a.m. Castle Road, Whitestown, alarm. 4:28 a.m. Pinnacle Road, Paris, burglary. 6:28 a.m. ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 4:28 a.m. Pinnacle Road, Paris, burglary. 5:54 a.m. Route 49, car/deer. 7:41 a.m. Route 233, Westmoreland, domestic. 10:14 a.m. Lake Shore Dr... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Outstanding support for bocce tourney

The officers and members of the Toccolana Club would again like to thank all who patronized the 39th World Series of Bocce. The support exhibited by the Rome community was outstanding! The Tocc... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

100 mph chase in Whitesboro

WHITESBORO — A motorcyclist is facing numerous charges after he is accused of leading law enforcers on a 100 mph chase early Tuesday morning. Police said Sandy Agosto, age and address una... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 9:49 a.m. 800 Cypress St., false alarm. 10:53 a.m. 517 Floyd Ave., first aid. 11:21 a.m. 5871 Rome-Taberg Road, first aid. 12:08 p.m. 100 N. ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Funeral notices

ALLEN — Bruce S. Allen, 63, of Rome, on July 28, 2012. Services 6 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Potter Road. No calling hours. Contributions to the Kingd... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Births

COLVIN— To Christopher and Elizabeth Sterling Colvin, of Canastota, on Monday, July 30, 2012, in Oneida Healthcare Center, a son, Brody William. MURRAY — To LeeAnn Murray, of Oneida... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

County Airport weather report for Tuesday

Temperatures: 69 to 84 Normal Range: 59 to 81 Records: 43(1964), 98(1904) Rainfall: 1" Monthly rainfall: 3.48" Rainfall for year: 20.68" Sunset today: 8:24 ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Bruce S. Allen

Bruce S. Allen, 63, of W. Oak St., Rome, passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2012, at his home with his loving family at his side under the care of Hospice. He was born on February 18, 1949, in M... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Vincent Mungari

Vincent Mungari, 95, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2012 in New York State Veterans Home in Oxford, NY. He was born on May 16, 1917 in Rome a son of Pasquale and Antoinette Pellinzi M... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Richard F. Davies

REMSEN — Richard F. Davies, 105, formerly of Maple Ave., passed away on Friday, July 27, 2012, at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Boonville. Richard was born at Sixty Corners, Town of... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Ann D. Hurlbut

Ann D. Hurlbut, 87, of Rome, passed away July 31, 2012 in Rome Memorial Hospital. She was born September 17, 1924 in Rome, the daughter of Philip and Ernestine Watson Dersherl. On February 17, 1968... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Carl H. Wright, Sr.

Carl H. Wright, Sr., 63, of Stittville, passed away July 30, 2012, in St. Luke’s Hospital. He was born March 5, 1949, in Utica, the son of George and Vera Tulley Wright. On November 15, 1969,... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Mary L. Stannard

Mary Derrick Stannard, 101, passed away April 21, 2012 in Connecticut. Mrs. Stannard was born in Rome on January 24, 1911. After graduating from Rome Free Academy in 1929, she went to work in the o... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Stamp club offers Fort cachet cover

The Fort Stanwix Stamp Club is offering a cachet cover, designed by members, commemorating the siege of the fort by the British, which began Aug. 3, 1777. Covers are $3, two for $5. They availa... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Food service inspections

County Health Department inspectors conduct unannounced and periodic checks of food service establishments to determine if they comply with the state codes, rules and regulations. Here are health d... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Investors present to zoning board

A team of investors from Rome and out of state will present a plan for a new business in the former General Cable complex to the Zoning Board of Appeals tonight. The five-member volunteer board... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Aug. 1, 2002 The three months that a federal judge allowed for mediation of the lingering Oneida Indian land claim dispute is up on Saturday. On May 3, U.S. District Court Judge Lawrence Kahn o... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Rome students celebrate Olympic Spirit

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Published: 8/1/2012

Four Smith Post players to participate in American Legion All-Star contest

Four Smith Post players have been selected to be a part of the 2012 District V American Legion All-Star Game which will take place on Monday at Murnane Field in Utica at 7 p.m. The contest will... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Camden panel to study school options

CAMDEN — The Camden Central School Board of Education is looking for volunteers from the community to serve on its Efficiency Study Focus Group. The group will hold its first meeting from... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

‘We All Married Idiots’
third book for local author

Local author Elaine W. Miller has released her third book We All Married Idiots: Three Things You Will Never Change About Your Marriage and Ten Things You Can. She said readers all across the count... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Suppression hearing set for accused murderer

Accused murderer Craig C. Ingersoll will return to County Court for a suppression hearing on Sept. 5. Ingersoll, 30, of 805 Herkimer Road, Utica, appeared briefly in County Court Tuesday while ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Police accuse half-brother of attack with baseball bat

A 36-year-old man is accused of smashing his half-brother in the head with a baseball bat during a dispute on East Dominick Street. Police said Damon M. Parmeter, of 101 Douglas Ave., Canastota... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Mother charged for baby bite

Eye for an eye, tooth for a tooth, bite for a bite? A 19-year-old mother is accused of biting her son on the cheek as punishment because she said he bit another child first. Police said Danell ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Tugboat cruises into Rome

Rome Rotary Club will feature the state Canal Corporation’s flagship vessel, the tugboat Urger, throughout its 10th annual Canalfest to be held Friday through Sunday at Bellamy Harbor Park. ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Author presents Recollections in Utica program Monday

Olin C. Davis presents his second book, Recollections, at 6 p.m. Monday in the main gallery of the Oneida County Historical Society, 1608 Genesee St., Utica. Admission is $2 or free for members... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Great Camps talk Monday

BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE —Author Harvey Kaiser discusses "Great Camps of the Adirondacks: Second Edition" at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Admission is $5 or free for members. For additional ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Meetings

THURSDAY Augusta Zoning Board of Appeals Board, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 185 N. Main St., Oriskany Falls. Boonville Town Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 13149 Route 12. [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Three authors visit next week

Hamilton — The Colgate Bookstore will co-sponsor public readings/discussions with three authors next week. All events are free and open to the public, and will be held at the Colgate Bookstor... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Garden Buffet Aug. 9
at Constable Hall

CONSTABLEVILLE — Constable Hall, 5909 John Street, east of Route 26, holds its annual Garden Buffet, (the Gala and Garden Picnic), on Thursday, Aug. 9 in celebration of the historic formal ga... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Dog Days of Summer Saturday

BLUE MOUNTAIN LAKE — Adirondack Museum and author of Marley and Me, John Grogan offer the Dog Days of Summer Saturday. For admission fees see: www.adirondackmuseum.org New York Times ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

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: 8/1/2012

Building permit

Kathleen M. Kenna, 5437 Hoag Road, $45,000 convert garage to habitable space and add a 13-by-26-foot single-stall garage. [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Submit church news for Saturday’s pages

News from churches or church-related groups for the Religion Today pages, published on Saturdays, can be e-mailed to living@RNY.com or mailed to Daily Sentinel - Living, PO Box 471, Rome, NY 13442-... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Aphasia group meets

The Aphasia Support Group at Presbyterian Homes & Services, 4290 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, meets in the Emmaus room the third Thursday of each month from 2:30-4 p.m. For information con... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Rainsticks, family meeting lessons offered

TOWN OF RUSSIA — A musical program for children and a lesson on family meetings are offered Saturday at the Shawangunk Nature Preserve, 255 Shawangunk Road off Pardeeville Road, in Herkimer C... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Emancipation Celebration in Peterboro

PETERBORO — The Peterboro Emancipation Celebration will take place on Saturday. It’s a "family event to celebrate the history of freedom seekers who came to Peterboro with the aid ... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012

Send wedding report while it’s still news

It’s news when someone gets married, but news is information about recent events. It’s a busy time after a wedding and honeymoon, writing thank yous and getting back to work, but do... [more...]

Published: 8/1/2012
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