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A local girl is using her time and talents to help individuals with autism and make a difference in her community. When the pandemic began, Caroline Holtslander, 11, of Rome, started her own … more
A trio of area nursing homes, including the Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 801 N. James St., have been picked for a pilot program to deliver holiday cheer to residents. Since the beginning … more
Two people are believed to have died in a large house fire on Rome-Oriskany Road late Tuesday night. It has been reported that at least two residents died in the fire at 7736 Route 69. The Oneida … more
The Rome Branch NAACP will host two virtual town halls this month.   The first virtual town hall, “Covid and the Holidays,” will be held on Monday, Dec. 14, beginning at 7 … more
Alice R. Gafner, of Rome, celebrated her 103rd birthday on Thursday with her family and friends. A lifetime area resident, Gafner grew up on a farm in Westmoreland and began teaching at age 18 in a … more
Varied actions took place at the last Rome Common Council meeting of 2020 held Wednesday night. The common council approved a measure to participate in a diversity training led by Syracuse-based Dr. … more
On Sunday, Dec. 6, a socially distanced and masked crowd gathered in front of Rome Memorial Hospital to celebrate the success of the Twigs’ 2020 Tree of Lights campaign with the annual lighting of … more
The defense spending bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives this week includes $25 million for research projects at Rome Lab, and language to prevent workforce reductions at two other … more
On the agenda for the Wednesday, Dec. 9, Rome Common Council meeting is a collection of year end housekeeping measures. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Among resolutions that were up for … more
The Joseph Michael Chubbuck Foundation is holding the “Give a Gift Card” holiday charity drive to benefit local cancer patients in need. Donors can select to donate a gas card, a grocery card, or … more
The Jim & Juli Boeheim Board of Advisors approved a grant of $3,000 to be awarded to the Joseph Michael Chubbuck Foundation. The grant will support two key areas of service provided by the JMCF: … more
The Zeta Master Chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi sorority held a recent breakfast meeting at Teddy’s Restaurant with chapter President Betty Dyer presiding. The chapter approved a donation to the Rome … more
Plans for a solar project along Rome-Oriskany Road near Route 233 are moving forward. A 4.3 megawatt solar project slated for 6948 Rome-Oriskany Road, was given a green light by the city planning … more
Only patients will be permitted in the Emergency Department at Rome Memorial Hospital with limited exceptions for the protection of everyone due to the significant increase of COVID cases in the … more
Whether routine maintenance work or issues with equipment that needed repair, local residents may have noticed a series of power outages throughout the city during November. Virginia Limmiatis, … more
The Rome Twigs will hold its annual Tree of Lights ceremony in front of the James Street entrance to Rome Memorial Hospital on Sunday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. The Twigs will take a moment to remember, … more
Don’t worry, “It’s a Wonderful Life” fans, Clarence will still get his wings and George Bailey will still be the richest man in Bedford Falls — but no sooner than the sinister Ol’ Man … more
The Museum Association of New York has selected Rome Historical Society as one of 98 partners in its “Building Capacity, Creating Sustainability, Growing Accessibility” project made possible … more
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