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Apirl 5, 2002 The counties and state are getting their wish that motions to dismiss 60 lawsuits brought by the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin against property owners will be argued in federal court ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Area happenings

REMINDERS: Saturday, noon to 2 p.m., Bunny Trail Event for children ages 10 and under , Rome Art and Community Center, 308 W. Bloomfield St. Free. Sunday, 6:30 a.m. Sunrise Rosary, Christ T... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Pianist Tagg gives recital Saturday

CLINTON — A free, public solo piano recital by Kathleen Tagg will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday in Wellin Hall on the Hamilton College campus. Titled "The Virtuoso Performing Composer,"... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Cooperation in designer drug ban

At least five businesses throughout the county that were selling products containing synthetic marijuana have taken it off their shelves within the last week. That’s according to Oneida C... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Roller Derby at arena Saturday

Central New York Roller Derby, of Utica, will host its fourth annual Ice Breaker Double Header Saturday in Kennedy Arena, 500 W. Embargo St. Doors will open at 5 p.m., with whistle blows starti... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Police log

¿Continued from page 4 6:54 p.m. N. James St.,dispute. 7:08 p.m. Expense St.,welfare. 8:54 p.m. W. Thomas St., dispute. 8:58 p.m. Erie Blvd. W., mischief. 9:18 p.m. Expense... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 9:41 a.m. 2016 Holly St., first aid. 11:35 a.m. 716 N. Washington St., Apt. 6, first aid. 1:06 p.m. Route 365 East, accident. 3:25 p.m. 100... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Didn’t file 2008 tax return? You still may be due refund

Refunds totaling more than $61 million may be waiting for 60 thousand New Yorkers who did not file a federal income tax return for 2008, the Internal Revenue Service announced. However, to collect ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Victim’s family lashes out as killer gets life

When convicted murderer and serial rapist Robert W. Blainey finally came face-to-face with the family and loved ones of his victim, Linda Turner, this morning, he barely acknowledged them. He kept ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Dent to appear at Legends of Diamond event

Former New York Yankees player Bucky Dent will be the featured speaker at the ninth annual Legends of the Diamond Dinner put on by the Rome Lions Club and Lake Delta Kiwanis organizations. The even... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Colgate sophomore signs with Anaheim Ducks

HAMILTON — Colgate University sophomore forward Chris Wagner has decided to forgo his final two seasons in college, signing a contract with the Anaheim Ducks organization earlier this week. ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Holland Patent starts season with victory

The Holland Patent Golden Knights took their season home opener with a convincing 8-3 victory over non-league foe Canastota at Holland Patent High School on Wednesday. HP senior Nick Roberts be... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

RFA girls can’t overcome slow start

The Rome Free Academy girls lacrosse team fell behind by six goals at halftime and dropped its season opener to Cicero-North Syracuse on Wednesday night at the Stadium, 14-5. Meghan McCormick l... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Bulldogs spoil Wings’ baseball home opener

It was not the kind of home opener that longtime Rome Catholic head coach Joe Melioris wanted for his club, to say the least. After showing good signs in Tuesday’s season-opening 3-0 win ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Bids sought for Tannery Road bridge replacement

The city will be replacing the Tannery Road bridge over Canada Creek, and the bids for the work will be due in just under a month. The Board of Estimate and Contract voted Thursday to seek bids... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Scholastic boys Baseball — West Genesee at RFA, 5. Scholastic girls Softball — West Genesee at RFA, 5. Friday’s Schedule... Pro... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Orestes 2.0 theater production opens April 12

CLINTON — The Hamilton College Spring Theater Production, Orestes 2.0 by Charles Mee will run Thursday, April 12 ­ Saturday, April 14, at 8 p.m., and Wednesday, April 18 ­ Saturday, A... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Crucifixion service at 7 p.m.

On Good Friday April 6, 2012 Rome First United Methodist Church, 400 N. George St., will be having a service at 7 p.m. The service will be an reenactment of the Crucifixion. Call 336-1740 f... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Nathan Band hosts Blues Jam

The Al Nathan Band will host the Mohawk Valley Blues Society Jam at 7 p.m. Wednesday in The Snubbing Post, 8221 Rome Westernville Road, state Route 46, between Rome and Delta Lake State Park. T... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Vigil starts
at noon

A Good Friday Vigil will be held from noon to 3 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church, 108 W. Court St. ­ 336-1380 The Rev. Sam Pendergrast, pastor, said it will consist of prayers, scriptu... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Stations of Cross offered in Utica

An outdoor Living Stations of the Cross will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Friday sponsored by Mohawk Valley Pax Christi. The "prayerful and meditative" rain or shine walk begins and e... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Free Easter film in Capitol

A free Easter film will be presented at 6 p.m. Friday in the Capitol Theatre, 220 W. Dominick St. "Heaven the Great Reunion or Hell the Eternal Separation" will be shown, sponsored by... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

$6 million upgrade for sewer treatment

SYLVAN BEACH — The village is planning a $6 million renovation to its more than 30-year-old sewer treatment plant that would modernize equipment and allow for more efficient operation. Ch... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

$15.2M for better bridges and smoother roads

More than $15 million will be invested in Oneida County road and bridge projects as part of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s NY Works program. A $1.9 million investment in Lewis County roads is als... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Bribe us with our own money?

One doesn’t expect justices on the Supreme Court to play games but, to her everlasting regret, Justice Elena Kagan played "Show me the money!" as justification for Obamacare in an a... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning state Lottery numbers selected Wednesday in the midday drawing: Daily: 4, 3, 3; Lucky Sum: 10; WinFour: 7, 7, 5, 6; Lucky Sum: 25. Here are the winning ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Plenty of sunshine with highs in the 50s

FORECAST: Tonight — Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday — Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Friday night —... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Camera discovery in bedroom brings felony

A 29-year-old man is accused of setting up a video camera in a woman’s bedroom on Winfield Circle to film her undressing. Police said Jeremy A. Baker, of 119 Turin St., set up the camera ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Choking charge filed in domestic dispute

A 22-year-old man is accused of choking a female companion while she slept at her Park Drive Manor II apartment. A $1,000 bond was posted Monday for Quentin J. Curry, 22, of 1422 Steuben St., U... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Teen beaten unconscious at Proctor team meeting

An assault on a teen-age student at Proctor High School in Utica is under investigation by city police. No arrests have been made so far. Police said a 17-year-old student was in the cafete... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

22 counts of animal abuse in Utica

Four dogs have died and four are severely sick and malnourished after Utica Police found the animals abandoned on the city’s west side Tuesday afternoon. A 22-year-old man has been charge... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Dispute at scene of deputy’s murder

TOWN OF AUGUSTA — The teen-age son of cop-killer Christian M. Patterson and the neighbor who testified at his trial were both ticketed for violations this week after law enforcers said heated... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 7:05 a.m. Cleveland, Hall Road, Vienna, investigate. 7:15 a.m. Clinton, Mulberry St., smoke. 7:22 a.m. North Bay, standby. 11:27 a.m. Westm... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 4:04 a.m. Church Road, Clayville, domestic. 6:16 a.m. Patrick Road, Verona, larceny. 9:41 a.m. Route 12, Trenton, accident. 9:45 a.m. Westm... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Funeral notices

BECKWITH — Jesse L. (Buck) Beckwith, Jr., 78, of Rome, on April 3, 2012. No services. Arrangements by Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut St. CAMPBELL — William Campbell, 74, of... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Virginia L. Quattrociocchi

Virginia L. (Pizon) Quattrociocchi, 86, formerly of Rome, passed away Wednesday, April 4, at the home of her daughter. She was born May 14, 1925 in Charleston, WV a daughter of Stanley and Nellie P... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Wednesday 3:21 a.m. Coombs Road E., Deerfield, alarm. 4:04 a.m. Church Road, Clayville, larceny. 5:59 a.m. Route 8, Paris, car/deer. 9:07 a.m. Townli... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

State puts surplus prison up for sale

The former state prison in south Rome can be yours for the right price. What that price might be is unclear. Oneida Correctional Facility, which closed in August as the state consolidated p... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Evelyn E. Maurer

Evelyn E. Maurer, 70, of Point Rock Road, Taberg, New York, passed away, Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in Rome Memorial Hospital. She was born November 6, 1941, in Western, New York, the daughter of ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Births

ADEY — To Brian and Megan Marquette Adey, of Rome, on Friday, March 30, 2012, in Rome Memorial Hospital, a daughter, Caroline Michelle. COLANGELO — To Ronald Sr. and Anne Colwell Co... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

County Airport weather report for Wednesday

Temperatures: 28 to 55 Normal Range: 34 to 55 Records: 9(1954), 78(1950) Rainfall: 0" Snow: 0" Monthly rainfall: 0.15" Rainfall for year: 5.83" Snowf... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Sports Briefs

Team Sportsmanship wins YMCA crown The Rome Family YMCA’s Teen Basketball League came to an end with Team Sportsmanship recording a 62-46 victory over Team Responsibility in the champions... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Free mental health forum tonight

The Ruiz Family Support Center, 303 W. Liberty St., third floor, will host a free community forum to discuss recent closures of mental health programs at 6 tonight. Participants will talk about... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Eggstravaganza at zoo Saturday

The Utica Zoo will host its annual Eggstravaganza Easter event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission for participating children is $3, plus the winter rate admission of $2.50. Adults are $... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Woman charged for knife swipe
at ex-boyfriend

Accused of swinging a knife at her ex-boyfriend during a domestic dispute on North Levitt Street early Friday, a 43-year-old woman is facing multiple charges. Police said Sheila M. Dole, of 309... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Shaved by 591, county population now 234,287

Oneida County’s population since the 2010 Census has declined by 591 people, or .25 percent, according to Census Bureau estimates issued today. The county’s population is 234,287 as... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Egg hunt Saturday

The Children’s Museum, 311 Main St., Utica, holds its annual Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. The schedule: 9:30 and 9:50 a.m. two groups ages 1 to 3; 10:10 a.m. ages 4 ... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012

Bluegrass Festival in Capitol fund-raiser, preview of summer

The Mohawk Valley Bluegrass Association (MVBGA) presents its first Indoor Bluegrass Festival at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 13 in the Capitol Theater, 220 W. Dominick St. The festival is being held... [more...]

Published: 4/5/2012
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