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FREEDMAN — Dr. Thelma B. Freedman, 81, of Canastota, on Dec. 10, 2011. Services 3 p.m. Friday at Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, 260 Main St., Oneida. Calling hours 1-3 p.m. Friday. Contr... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

County Airport weather report for Wednesday

Temperatures: 30 to 49 Normal Range: 22 to 36 Records: -11(2005), 55(2006) Rainfall: 0" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 4.55" Rainfall for year: 49.54" Sn... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Will flaky odds favor Santa’s ride?

Pinkham Notch, N.H. 95% Boonville. N.Y. 94 Caribou, Maine 90 St. Johnsbury, Vt 89 Norfolk, Conn. 79 Ashburnham, Mass. 74 Concord, N.H. 73 Burlington, Vt. 70 Syracuse... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Apologies to ‘Bing’ and ‘Frosty’ but it looks like a Green Christmas despite best odds for Boonville

Dreaming of a white Christmas? Good luck. Those who feel they need a little white stuff on the ground to get into the holiday spirit may be a little disappointed this year. Meteorologist Ra... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Basics honor grad

Air National Guard Airman Derik J. Freelove, a 2000 graduate of Holland Patent High School, has graduated as an honor graduate from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Area happenings

REMINDERS: Friday, 8 p.m. "An Evening with Floodwood," Kirkland Art Center, 9 East Park Row, Clinton. Tickets www.kirklandartcenter.org. Advance pricing is $20, $18 for KAC members. F... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Clouds, rain or snow showers likely; upper 30s

Tonight — Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the evening — Then rain and snow showers likely after midnight. Snow accumulation around an inch. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest win... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Wednesday Evening: Daily: 2, 2, 0, Lucky Sum: 4. WinFour: 9, 6, 7, 8, Lucky Sum: 30. Lotto: 01, 06, 07, 12, 14, 55, Bonus: 30. Here ar... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Alcohol contributed to 8,613 automobile crashes in 2010

December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month. According to the state Department of Motor Vehicles, there were 8,613 alcohol-related crashes in 2010 and 327 of those were fata... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

On dean’s list

Todd Butters, son of Randy and Loren Butters, 1012 Cedarbrook Drive, was named to the fall dean’s list at Rochester Institute of Technology. A 2008 Rome Free Academy graduate, he majors in in... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Bake sale, special services slated

NEW HARTFORD — St. George Orthodox Church is preparing to celebrate its second Nativity season (and first anniversary) at its new location, 350 Higby Road. Saturday, December 17, the wome... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Free ‘Chip-Wrecked’ in Old Forge

OLD FORGE — The Kiwanis Club of the Central Adirondacks, in cooperation with Bob Card and Helen Zyma of the Strand Theater, will sponsor its annual free Bob Thayer Memorial Holiday Movie for ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

‘American Idiot’ in Stanley two days

The first national tour of the explosive Broadway hit American Idiot, called "wonderfully raucous" and "emotionally charged" by The New York Times, will make its national tourin... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Benefit Sunday
in Clark Mills

CLARK MILLS — Family members of Billie Lee Perkins, who is undergoing major surgery at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Md. Dec. 30, are holding a benefit to help support her care from 3... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Wednesday 12:51 a.m. Cook Ave., fight. 1:02 a.m. Floyd Ave., check welfare. 1:09 a.m. Depeyster St., mischief. 6:08 a.m. ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 8:28 a.m. 301 Mohawk St., first aid. 10:48 a.m. 252 W. Dominick St., investigate. 10:54 a.m. 422 Park Drive Manor II, investigate. 11:01 a.... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:39 a.m. Verona, Country Drive, vehicle fire. 1:04 a.m. Waterville Ambulance, Tower St., transport. 1:32 a.m. Stanwix Heights, Dix Road, West... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

State lawmakers join Sen. Schumer’s push to tighten sex-offender controls

State Senator Joseph A. Griffo, R-Rome, and Assemblyman Anthony J. Brindisi, D-Utica, announced five pieces of legislation this morning that they will co-sponsor to remedy what they called "ga... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Ticketed in striking
passing car

A 45-year-old driver was ticketed for pulling out onto Black River Boulevard Monday afternoon and crashing into the side of a passing car. Police said Sue Martin, of 6447 W. Carter Road, Town o... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

One thing leads to another during interview

ONEIDA — A Madison County teen-ager is charged with marijuana possession after law enforcers went to his house for an entirely different reason on Sunday. State police said they went to t... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Judge’s son faces drug and weapon charges

TOWN OF SULLIVAN — The son of State Supreme Court Judge David Murad has been charged with drug and weapon possession after he ran out of fuel on the Thruway and a trooper stopped to assist. ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Indicted in arsons used
to smokescreen burglary

WHITESBORO — Two men accused of starting four fires during an early morning torching spree in July have been indicted by a grand jury, and are scheduled for arraignment in County Court on Dec... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 1:41 a.m. Charles St., Boonville, domestic. 2:21 a.m. Cove Road, Lee, domestic. 3:13 a.m. Main St., Kirkland, alarm. 4:19 a.m. Route 12, Bo... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 12:54 a.m. Country Drive, Verona, assist. 3:13 a.m. Main St., Kirkland, alarm. 4:45 a.m. Main St., Kirkland, alarm. 7:24 a.m. Route 12, Par... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Re-accreditation earned by county’s ‘elite agency’

The Law Enforcement Division of the Sheriff’s Office has been re-accredited by the state Division of Criminal Justice Services, a title it will hold for another five years. State accredit... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Held in assault at hotel

VERONA — A Utica man is facing multiple charges after law enforcers said he choked his female companion at a Turning Stone Casino hotel early Sunday. Oneida-based state police said Selved... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Nominations sought for 2012
St. Patrick’s Parade grand marshal

Organizers of the Utica St. Patrick’s Day Parade are again giving the public a chance to be heard in deciding who will be the 2012 Parade Grand Marshal. Suggestions for worthy grand marsh... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

State Fair taking applications for performers

Looking for your big break? You can apply to perform at the Great New York State Fair. The Fair has many varieties of entertainers, including jugglers, singers, dancers and more, and officials ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Hope seen for housing

The volatile U.S. housing market finally is going to experience a little growth, predicts Chapman University’s 34th annual economic forecast. Nationally, housing starts crashed from 1.8 milli... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Scholastic boys Wrestling — Altmar-Parrish-Williamstown at South Lewis, 6. Scholastic girls Basketball — New York Mills at Rome Catholic, Ori... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

‘Chris Whitemas’ in Earlville

EARLVILLE — Singer-songwriter Chris White presents a seasonal special, "Chris Whitemas" at 8 p.m. Saturday in the Earlville Opera House Arts Café. Tickets are $10 for gener... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

County taxpayers being shortchanged, says legislature’s new minority leader l

County lawmaker Frank D. Tallarino, D-7, Rome, will lead the Democratic caucus at the Board of Legislators for the two-year term that starts next month. Tallarino, who’s been a lawmaker s... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Sign of ‘hot-potato’ times is posted

Who are you going to call if you have a state-related issue on your mind? Visitors to the legislative chamber at the County Office Building have no problem learning who their representatives in... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Howls over loss of day care help as county directs blame elsewhere

The money is not in hand yet, but Oneida County is waiting for $500,000 that will help offset the loss of funds for subsidized day care. The county earlier sent out notices to 425 families invo... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Clinton grads perform at KAC Dec. 23

CLINTON — Professional jazz vocalist Jocelyn Medina and classical pianist David Kim, both natives of Clinton and high school classmates in the Class of 1996, will perform at the Kirkland Art ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ at Capitol

The Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St., presents screenings of the 1946 Frank Capra-directed movie, "It’s a Wonderful Life," at 7 p.m. Friday and 2:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday. Adm... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

‘Is everyone just going to forget?’

The official end of the Iraq war brings "a sense of finality" that is "deeply emotional...because of the cost," says Donna Parker of Camden, whose son Marine Sgt. Elisha R. Park... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Greatest job gain for Nov. since ‘07

The local job count rose by 3,200 from October to November, making it the highest November level since 2007, according to state Labor Department statistics released today. The non-agricultural ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Tramily Christmas Variety Show benefits Compeer Saturday

Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The Swordfish Trombones present: The Tramily Christmas Variety Show to benefit Compeer Of The Mohawk Valley in the Tramontane Cafe, 1105 Lincoln Ave., Utica. Admission is ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Sports Briefs

Racing great Evans featured on Speed TV Friday Late Rome racing great and 2012 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Richie Evans will be featured during an hour-long segment on Speed TV on Friday night... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Oriskany JVs roll to second basketball victory

OLD FORGE — The Oriskany boys junior varsity basketball team scored a 53-36 victory over Old Forge on Wednesday night. Tyrone Cowell scored a team-high 19 points with eight steals, while ... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Camden wrestlers rack up win over rival VVS

The Camden wrestling team grappled their way to a 48-33 victory over longtime rival Vernon-Verona-Sherrill on Wednesday night in Camden. Grabbing wins for the Blue Devils were Max Miller in the... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Oriskany boys breeze to third basketball victory of season

OLD FORGE — The Oriskany boys basketball team recorded its third overall victory and first Center State Conference Division IV win of the season on Wednesday as the Redskins romped to a 62-26... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Tuba Christmas Monday free for audience

For the eighth consecutive year the Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St., will host the annual Tuba Christmas concert. It’s at 7 p.m. Monday. The public performance is free for the audien... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Tabloid Tales of the Past

Dec. 15, 2001 The public vote on the next school district budget is more than five months away, but officials have already started to work — and worry — about it. The Oneida Ind... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011

Turning Stone wins Magellan Award

VERONA — Turning Stone Resort Casino is the recipient of a 2011 Magellan Award from Travel Weekly, a trade publication that recognizes the best advertising, marketing and service campaigns in... [more...]

Published: 12/15/2011
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