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On dean’s list

The College of Saint Rose announced area residents named to the dean’s list for the spring semester are Brandi Bolton of Holland Patent; Janna Czepiel of Boonville; Patrick Foxton of Clinton;... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

North Steuben service Sunday

STEUBEN — The North Steuben Cemetery Association has announced its schedule of summer services at the North Steuben church. There will be a worship service at 2 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 5) spons... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Lawmakers vote to extend tax cuts

One’s a Republican, the other a Democrat, but both of Oneida County’s congressmen voted for a renewal of the Bush-era tax rates Wednesday night. Rep. William L. Owens, D-23, Plattsb... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Futures Academy takes wing on field trip

Seventeen incoming Rome Free Academy freshmen, members of the Rome Futures Academy, toured the Mohawk Valley Community College Airframe and Powerplant Aviation Training Center and the MidAir USA fa... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Car hits, kills girl, 4

TOWN OF DeRUYTER — A 4-year-old girl was struck and killed by a motor vehicle in Madison County Friday after law enforcers said she ran out into the roadway. Oneida-based state police sai... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Teenager charged in DWI

TOWN OF FLOYD — A teenager was charged with driving drunk on Route 365 Friday night. State police said Andrew S. Johnson, 19, of Floyd, was pulled over at 8:52 p.m. for not having a rear ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Friday 12:25 a.m. Turin St., dispute. 12:45 a.m. S. Jay St., dispute. 1:31 a.m. S. James St., alarm. 1:39 a.m. Mayberry R... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 9:22 a.m. 7227 Coleman Mills Road, first aid. 9:46 a.m. 100 W. Dominick St., first aid. 11:03 a.m. 1614 Black River Blvd., accident. 1:13 p.m.... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 11:03 a.m. AmCare Ambulance, Black River Blvd., accident. 1:59 p.m. Sherrill, E. Hamilton Ave., wires down. 2:50 p.m. Boonville Ambulance, Academy... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 12:26 a.m. Wood Creek Road, Verona, suspicious activity. 12:35 a.m. Turin Road, Lee, domestic. 12:50 a.m. Main St., Holland Patent, domestic. ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Friday 12:28 a.m. Turin Road, Lee, domestic. 12:50 a.m. Main St., Holland Patent, domestic. 2:06 a.m. Main St., Sylvan Beach, fight. 2:23 a.m. Hill R... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

On dean’s list

Joseph Rucco, of Whitesboro, was named to the spring semester dean’s list at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Mass. [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Science park to meet its Destiny

WonderWorks, a scientific amusement park for the mind, will be bringing its "edutainment" venue for people of all ages to Destiny USA. The Syracuse venue will feature more than 100 hands-... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Social Security to install video terminal at City Hall

Social Security Administration will partner with the City of Rome to provide video services to residents. The Administration and the city will install video equipment that will allow Rome resid... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Funeral notices

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

Published: 8/4/2012

Anthony J. Stolo Sr.

ONEIDA — Anthony J. Stolo Sr., age 86, formerly of State Rt. 365 passed away late Thursday evening August 2, 2012 in Upstate University Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was bo... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

County Airport weather report for Friday

Temperatures: 66 to 88 Normal Range: 59 to 81 Records: 45(1956), 95(1988) Rainfall: Trace Monthly rainfall: 0.03" Rainfall for year: 20.71" Sunset today: 8:20 ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Community invited
to Ava picnic Aug. 12

AVA — The Ava Hilltop United Methodist Church on Route 26 holdS its annual Church / Community picnic on Sunday, Aug. 12. The Rev. Lamar Claypool will lead the regular 9:30 a.m. church ser... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Albany Episcopal bishop speaks in St. Peter’s Aug. 12

FOURTH LAKE — The Rt. Rev. William Howard Love, the 9th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany, will preside over the 9 and 11 a.m. services at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church on Aug. 1... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Woman faces felony
in Verona stabbing

TOWN OF VERONA — A 41-year-old woman is accused of stabbing her male companion in the arm on Lake Shore Road North Thursday morning. Sheriff’s deputies said Shawn M. Newman stabbed ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

City loses more businesses

Another business bites the dust. As of today, several businesses have closed their doors. Among them are the Hollywood Restaurant, Lacy J’s, Forget Me Not Cafe, Jeff’s Trackside, Red Ge... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Former postal worker admits embezzling almost $5,000

A former employee at the Post Office in Utica has admitted in Federal Court to embezzling nearly $5,000. Donna Hammond-Hayes, 53, of Vermont, pleaded guilty before District Court Judge Andrew T... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

‘Hope’ returns to downtown Utica
in sale of iconic, vacant office building

Businessman Tom Clark is the buying the Harza Building, a fixture in downtown Utica. The six-story structure at 175-183 Genesee St. has sat mostly vacant for years with several redevelopment or... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — International League: Syracuse at Buffalo, 7:05. Harness racing — Vernon Downs, first post 6:55. Sunday’s Sched... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Sports Briefs

Hamlin to speak at Utica College UTICA — Two-time Olympian and five-time U.S. Luge National Champion Erin Hamlin of Remsen will provide the keynote remarks at the Utica College Athletics ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Trotter My Buddy Hall Lee wins again at Vernon Downs

VERNON — The steady-striding trotter My Buddy Hall Lee extended the season’s longest winning streak at Vernon Downs, while the gritty Brilliant Thunder edged out a narrow victory in Fri... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Defending state champion Whitestown Post stays alive

UTICA — Defending New York State American Legion champion Whitestown Post kept its season alive in the double-elimination tourney on Friday with a wild 12-10 victory over District VII foe Bra... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

No Diamond Dust

With the Rome Men’s Softball Association championship tournament scheduled to conclude with games today and Sunday at Haselton-Wright Park, there will be no Diamond Dust article this week. ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Path to sainthood

Have you ever known a person you would describe as a saint? I would bet you have. Perhaps it was someone you know who helped feed the hungry or provided resources to resettle refugees or was just q... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Floyd barbecue, flea market Aug. 11

FLOYD — The Floyd United Methodist Church, 8398 New Floyd Road (Route 365) holds its annual Chicken Barbecue and Flea Market on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The chicken barbec... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Aug. 4, 2002 "In plain language, this equates to the creation of new economic development opportunities and of course the development of jobs — my favorite four-letter word." Th... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Universalists plan picnic

BARNEVELD — Unitarian Church of Barneveld holds a Church Picnic Potluck Wednesday at Nancy Wheeler’s in Remsen at 5:30 pm. Participants are asked to bring a dish to pass, and games, mus... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Pedestrian hit by truck

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Published: 8/4/2012

Classic love story
for all generations

Love and war are captured in the Capitol Theater Summerstage performance of "Sound of Music," transporting the audience to pre-World War II Austria in a familiar and entertaining story fo... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Anne Gruber Miller

Anne Gruber Miller, wife of Robert L. Miller, 70, of Williamsport, passed in her home after a long illness, on August 1, 2012. Anne was born October 3, 1942 in Rome, NY. She was the daughter of lat... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Meetings

MONDAY Clinton Village Board, 7 p.m. Lumbard Memorial Hall, North Park Row. Oneida Castle Village Board, 7 p.m. Village Fire Station. Ava Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 1146... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Ceremony to commemorate pivotal Battle of Oriskany

ORISKANY — On Monday at 7 p.m., National Park Service staff and volunteers will conduct a ceremony to commemorate the 235th anniversary of the Battle of Oriskany at the Battlefield State Hist... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

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: 8/4/2012

Births

SPINELLI — To Anthony and Valerie Miller Spinelli, of Wampsville, on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, in St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, Syracuse, a daughter, Jane Dorothy. Anthony is the... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Booth Brothers, Lints sing Friday in New Hartford

NEW HARTFORD — The Booth Bothers perform in concert Friday in the Immanuel Baptist Church, 9501 Weston Road, off Chapman Road. Sherry Anne will be opening the concert at 7 p.m. and doors ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Children visit Babylon tonight

"Babylon: Daniel’s Courage in Captivity" Vacation Bible School will be held at Rome First United Methodist Church, 400 North George St., Sunday through Thursday. This church wil... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

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: 8/4/2012

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: 8/4/2012

Proclaim Gospel Quartet sings in Utica Friday

Proclaim ­ a Gospel Quartet from Canadian University College, Alberta, Canada, perform in concert on Friday at 7 p.m. in the Utica International Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1134 Herkimer Road... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

District breaks huddle by adding second squad

Rome school district efforts to improve students’ participation in sports and other extracurricular activities got a boost from the turnout for an upcoming fall sports team. A significant... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

On dean’s list

Brittany Bruce has made the spring dean’s list at SUNY Cobleskill where she is majoring in business administration technology with a concentration in culinary arts. She is the daughter of Deb... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Ecumenical event in Canastota

CANASTOTA — The Canastota Area Association of Churches invites those from age 4 through grade six to participate in a communitywide, ecumenical Vacation Bible School (VBS). This year’s ... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Building permit

Walter Duffney, 7091 Taft Ave., $1,000, remove 8-by-10-foot shed and replace with 10-by-12-foot shed. [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning state Lottery numbers selected Friday in the midday drawing: Daily: 9, 5, 6; Lucky Sum: 20; WinFour: 4, 6, 0, 4; Lucky Sum: 14. Here the evening drawing... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012

Rainy in the afternoon; high in the upper 80s

Tonight — Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent. Sunday — Mostly cloudy. Numero... [more...]

Published: 8/4/2012
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