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OCD support offered Mondays

An obsessive compulsive disorder support group meets at 6:30 p.m. Mondays (except holidays) in Conference Room B in St. Elizabeth’s School of Nursing, 2209 Genesee St., Utica. For information... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Old fashions in April 29 show

CANASTOTA — The Madison County Historical Society is hosting a Fashion Show: Antebellum, War, and Peace on Sunday, April 29, at the Rusty Rail. Fashion from the periods between 1840-1860 and ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Elmira cites
area scholars

Eight area students, including three from Rome, were named to the dean’s list at Elmira College for the fall term. Named to the list: Claire Ariglio of Rome, a sophomore, business adminis... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Sculpture Space reception Friday

The public is invited to attend a free Works-in-Progress Program and Reception on Friday, April 20 from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Sculpture Space studio, 12 Gates St., Utica. The restaurant sponsor is Sy... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Lee student’s art on display April 26-30

Aaron Gratch, of Lee, majoring in studio art, with a minor in art history, will have art on display in the Cazenovia College Art Gallery in Reisman Hall. His exhibition, titled "Artist: A Conc... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

On Albany College dean’s list

Area students were named to the fall 2011 semester dean’s list at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. They are: Amelia Caselenuovo, of Rome; Kyle Giczkowski, of Rome; Nicole K... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

MVCC open house Friday
at new Uitca athletic center

Mohawk Valley Community College will host its Spring Open House from 1-4 p.m. Friday, April 20 in the new Robert R. Jorgensen Athletic and Events Center on the Utica Campus. The program will be... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Pulitzer winning comic illustrator speaks Monday

CLINTON — Art Spiegelman, professional comics’ artist and illustrator and Pulitzer Prize winner, will deliver the Winton Tolles Lecture at Hamilton College on Monday at 8 p.m., in Welli... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Library board changes date

ORISKANY — The Oriskany Public Library Board meeting has been changed from Tuesday to Thursday, due to the Republican presidential primary. The meeting will be held in the library, 621 Ut... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Hydrofracking panel at MVCC to discuss all sides

A forum to explore the practice of hydrofracking will be held Saturday on Mohawk Valley Community College’s Utica campus. Pros and cons of drilling deep into the Marcellus Shale formation... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Area Schools Art show Saturday, classes due at DPN

BOONVILLE — Classes, an art show and a barbecue are coming up at the Dodge Pratt Northam Art and Community Center, 106 Schuyler St. Also, April is membership month. To register for classe... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Picnic at Franklyn’s Field on cool Spring day

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Published: 4/18/2012

Art show Saturday to support adults
with autism

"Not Only Am I..." an art show to show support for adults with autism will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Headquarters, 807 Broad St., Utica. It features works of Alexis Ruiz, 2... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Class of 1977 selects date

The Rome Free Academy Class of 1977 has scheduled its 35-year class reunion for Saturday, July 21, 2012 in the Beeches at 6 p.m. To get on the mailing list, e-mail rfa1977classreunion@gmail.com... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Wearable art topic

NEW HARTFORD — The Mohawk Valley Quilt Club meets at 7 p.m. Monday in the First United Methodist Church, 105 Genessee St. Priscilla Kibbee will present her wearable art, including a bog c... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Professional Baseball — International League: Pawtucket at Syracuse, 6. Scholastic girls Softball — RFA at West Genesee, 5. Thursday&rsqu... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Firefighters recruit new firefighters as volunteers open firehouse doors

Volunteer fire departments across the state will open their doors and fire truck bays to local residents as part of the second state-wide volunteer firefighter recruitment effort Saturday and Sunda... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

U.S. Attorney’s office honors lead Corr case investigators

SYRACUSE — The lead investigators into the murder of New Hartford Police Officer Joseph D. Corr were honored for their work Monday by the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Retired New Hartfor... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Photoshop Basics class Monday

ORISKANY — Oriskany Public will have a two-hour Photoshop Basics workshop from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday. Seating is limited. Call the library for pre-registration at 736-2532. Photoshop is ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

‘Food for Thought’ reservations

Reservations and payment are requested by Friday for the 12th annual Food for Thought fundraising dinner for the Rome College Foundation, which will be Wednesday at 6 p.m. at the Mohawk Valley Comm... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Author discusses iconic upstate memorials April 25

HAMILTON — The Colgate Bookstore will host a discussion and book-signing with Chuck D’Imperio, author of the book Monumental New York!: A Guide to 30 Iconic Memorials in Upstate New Yor... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Standard & Poor’s upgrades Water Authority bond rating

The Mohawk Valley Water Authority, the major supplier of water to homes and businesses in Oneida County, announced Standard & Poor’s Rating Services has upgraded the authority’s credit ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Support Rome Art Center’s events

I would like to thank everyone who made the Bunny Trail event at the Rome Art and Community Center possible for the children of Rome. I attended the event with my 2-year-old son, and we had a great... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Mix of sunshine and clouds; high about 70

Tonight — Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds around 5 mph becoming south around 5 mph. Thursday — Partly sunny. Highs around 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming wes... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning state Lottery numbers selected Tuesday in the midday drawing: Daily: 5, 6, 9; Lucky Sum: 20; WinFour: 7, 0, 0, 8; Lucky Sum: 15. Here are the winning ev... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Six months in jail for ongoing abuse of girlfriend

For the ongoing domestic abuse against his girlfriend — which included stalking her a month after she’d escaped — a 24-year-old man has been sentenced to six months in county jail... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Asleep at the wheel in DWI

A 42-year-old man was charged with drunken driving after law enforcers found him slumped over the wheel on North James Street early this morning. Police said Donald Tennant, of 5376 Brookfield ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Guilty plea in attempt to have ex killed

When Angela R. Tefft made a deal with a man to have her ex-husband killed for $500, she did not know that man was an undercover Rome police officer. Tefft, 28, of 422 Park Drive Manor II, plead... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Charged in attacking ex

A 37-year-old man has been charged with felony contempt for attacking his ex-girlfriend at Park Drive Manor II Tuesday night, in violation of an order of protection. Police said Kreg L. Beckwit... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Trapped overnight in couch cushions, 11-month-old dies

An 11-month-old girl who was found dead on River Street early Tuesday morning died because she had become trapped between couch cushions overnight, which cut off her breathing. No criminal char... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Anna Lewicki

On April 16, 2012, Anna Lewicki, beloved daughter, sister, aunt, and friend, entered into rest, to await "the hour in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out... ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Alleged predator caught fishing on social network

Using tactics similar to the popular television show "To Catch a Predator," local law enforcers posed online as an underage child to lure a sex abuse suspect into custody Sunday night. ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Births

ALLEN — To Matthew Allen and Sherry Webb, of Blossvale, on Thursday, April 12, 2012, in Rome Memorial Hospital, a son, Xavier John. CAVANAUGH — To David and Christi Ward Cavanaugh, ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Funeral notices

BACH — Seymour A. Bach, 85, of Blossvale, on April 15, 2012. Private services. Arrangements by LaRobardiere Funeral Home, 109 Main St., Camden BARRY — Mark E. Barry, 60, of Rome... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

John S. Carleton

John S. Carleton, 90, of Camden passed away on April 16, 2012. He was born on July 3, 1921 in Rome, a son of William and Caroline Valentine Carleton. John was a graduate of the class of 1939 from C... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Tuesday 12:17 a.m. E. Embargo St., suspicious activity. 6:54 a.m. River St., check welfare. 8:35 a.m. N. James St., check wel... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Mark E. Barry

Mark E. Barry, 60, of Rome passed away unexpectedly on April 13, 2012 at his home after a short illness. He was born on July 3, 1951 in Oneida, a son of Harold and Anna French Barry. Mark was a gra... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Leman E. Stevens

MUNNSVILLE — Leman E. Stevens, 92, formerly of West Road, Munnsville, died Monday, April 16, 2012, at the Oneida Healthcare Extended Care Facility, following a brief illness. He was born ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 8:28 a.m. 7136 Rome-Oriskany Road, first aid. 11 a.m. 102 Park Drive, first aid. 12:33 p.m. 164 Park Drive Manor, first aid. 1;34 p.m. 119 N.... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

County Airport weather report for Tuesday

Temperatures: 37 to 65 Normal Range: 34 to 55 Records: 18(1904), 84(1960) Rainfall: 0" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 0.35" Rainfall for year: 6.03" Snow... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 2:13 a.m. Lake Delta, Turin Road, Lee, wires down. 2:45 a.m. Lake Delta, Turin Road, assist. 5:52 a.m. AmCare Ambulance, Route 365, accident. ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 2:16 a.m. Turin Road, Lee, assist. 3:44 a.m. Turin Road, alarm. 4:06 a.m. Route 69, Oriskany, alarm. 4:22 a.m. Utica St., Oriskany, open door... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Tuesday 2:16 a.m. Turin Road, Lee, assist. 3:44 a.m. Turin Road, alarm. 4:48 a.m. Carmel Drive, Westmoreland, investigate. 5:51 a.m. Grissino Lane, A... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Lieutenant governor to attend economic council meeting

The Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Development Council will meet Thursday at 9 a.m. at Herkimer County Community College in the Robert McLaughline College Center, the state’s Empire State De... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

War of 1812 program April 25

HERKIMER — The Herkimer County Historical Society opens a series with the "War of 1812: New York’s War" by Robert Arnold, a public historian and historical consultant from Alb... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Rome author discusses, signs book Tuesday

Roman author Gail Yvonne Wood will visit Jervis Public Library on Tuesday to discuss and sign copies of her book, "One Woman’s Journey: Finding Blessings in a Cursed Life." The ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

meetings

THURSDAY Floyd Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. Town Hall, 8299 Old Floyd Road. [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Solid Waste open house on Saturday

The Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority is celebrating Earth Day with an open house featuring its new single-stream recycling center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the authority’s facil... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Medical examiner advances

A proposal to replace four elected coroners with an appointed medical examiner cleared its first hurdle at the Board of Legislators Tuesday. The Health & Human Services Committee passed the mea... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

County Republicans choose presidential delegates Tuesday

Oneida County Republicans will finally have their say in the 2012 GOP presidential nomination battle April 24 although it is likely that former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will be the party&rsqu... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Westmoreland JV softball team falters

The Westmoreland junior varsity softball team dropped to a 10-2 loss to host Cooperstown on Tuesday. Kaleigh Maxson led the Lady Bulldogs with three hits. Rome Orange rallies to win The... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

HP’s Reinold delivers another victory

Fallon Reinold gave up only two hits en route to her third win of the year as the Holland Patent softball squad captured a 10-1 triumph over visiting Tri-Valley League foe Camden on Tuesday. Re... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Whitmeyer fans 18 during VVS triumph

Senior pitcher Jesse Whitmeyer allowed just one hit and fanned 18 batters on strikes as the Vernon-Verona-Sherrill baseball team recorded a 1-0 shutout victory over visiting New Hartford on Tuesday... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Eychner excels for Black Knights on baseball diamond

The game of baseball has been a passion to Rome Free Academy senior Steven Eychner for as long as he can remember. Ever since he picked up both a glove and a bat, Eychner knew that it was somet... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Conservatism meaning topic Thursday

CLINTON — The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) and the Hamilton College Republican Club host Dr. Leslie Marsh Research Associate, Faculty of Medicine, ... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Tabloid Tales of the Past

April 18, 2002 The state Senate majority has proposed a plan to expand the Empire Zone program further to encourage job creation and economic growth in upstate New York, according to Sen. Raymo... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Fine accuser to report to prison in Maine

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who claimed for months that he was molested by former Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine before announcing he made it all up is due to report t... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Old City Hall opportunity backed
by $700,000 worth of reimbursements

With the renovation work done, the city is making its push to put a presence back in old City Hall. The iconic building at 207 N. James St. has been empty since the summer of 2008, when the Moh... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

College Notebook

Rome’s Berry named to UC’s Hall of Fame Rome Free Academy graduate Jessica Berry will be a part of the 2012 induction class for Utica College’s fifth annual Pioneer Hall of Fa... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Youth dog handling classes due at Cooperative Extension

WHITESTOWN — Cornell Cooperative Extension offers spring 4-H Dog Handling and Obedience classes Thursdays, April 26 through the end of June. The enrollment fee is $25 or $5 for youth enro... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012

Fort Drum history film showing twice on Saturday

Public showings of the documentary film "Fort Drum: The First 100 Years," are slated Saturday: ¿ at 1 p.m. in the Oneida County Historical Society, 1608 Genesee St., Utica, for f... [more...]

Published: 4/18/2012
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