Ribbon cut for new health care services downtown

Rome A joint ribbon cutting for the Upstate Family Health Center, Inc. (UFHC) a primary care medical office at 205 W. Dominick St. and for the Upstate Cerebral Palsy Community Health and Behavioral Services (CHBS) new behavioral health clinic located next door at 207 W. Dominick St. was held on Nov. 14. The shared missions of the organizations will position them to work together to... 4:10pm 11/22/17

Small businesses to come together Saturday

Rome Twenty local businesses and direct sales consultants will come together on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25, to promote shopping local this holiday season. The event will take place from noon to 3 p.m. at Full Lotus Yoga Studio, 228 Erie Boulevard East. The event is free for shoppers and event vendors will offer holiday specials including gift items and discounts. The event is... 4:00pm 11/22/17

Army helicopters at Griffiss

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Lee waits for answers to trickle in from state on well-drilling

County TOWN OF LEE — The town is hoping for answers to flow by mid-December to help determine whether to pull the plug or wade further along with a long-delayed well-drilling venture to explore creating its own water system. A meeting of representatives from the town and the Plumley Engineering company that is coordinating the project is anticipated around the middle of next month in... 4:00pm 11/22/17

Two run for one seat on Lee Board of Fire Commissioners

County TOWN OF LEE — Two candidates are seeking one available seat on the town Board of Fire Commissioners in the Dec. 12 election. The candidates include incumbent James Mondrick, and James Fisher, said Lee fire district secretary Linda Valade on Tuesday. Fisher is a member of the Lee Center Volunteer Fire Department. Today is the deadline for candidates to file a letter of intent... 4:00pm 11/22/17

Syracuse survives without Battle to defeat Toledo

College Sports SYRACUSE (AP) — If adversity builds character, then the Syracuse Orange should have a pretty good vibe heading into the Thanksgiving holiday. Playing without its top scorer for most of the second half and its two centers who fouled out, Syracuse (5-0) outlasted Toledo (3-1) 72-64 on Wednesday night - thanks to tenacious defense and clutch performances by Frank Howard and Oshae... 8:31pm 11/23/17

Robinson’s scores 19 in second half of BC’s win over Colgate

College Sports BOSTON (AP) — Jerome Robinson was shooting so well in the second half that he felt like he was all alone on the court. Robinson scored 19 of his 26 points in the second half, helping Boston College rally from a 17-point deficit to beat Colgate 83-79 on Wednesday. The 6-foot-5 junior guard went 4-for-4 on 3-point attempts and 6 of 7 overall after halftime. “It just feels like... 8:31pm 11/23/17

Film based on ‘Winnie The Pooh’ creator

Entertainment Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., will present the biographical movie “Goodbye Christopher Robin” from Nov. 24-30. “Goodbye Christopher Robin” is a glimpse into the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin (Will Tilston), whose stuffed animal collection inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along... 4:00pm 11/22/17

Capitol screens holiday classic

Entertainment Rome Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St., will present the 1947 comedy-drama, “Miracle on 34th Street,” for three shows, Friday, Nov. 24 at 7 p.m., and at 2:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25. The movie chronicles the story of an elderly bearded gentleman named Kris Kringle (Edmund Gwenn) who takes the job of store Santa at Macy’s in New York City. He encounters an hard-boiled... 4:00pm 11/22/17