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Jan. 22, 2003 TOWN OF LEE — Bartell Machinery Systems has purchased a product line from a Canadian company, the Elmer Hill Road firm announced today. The move will create 150 jobs locally... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Meetings

WEDNESDAY Board of Education, 6:30 p.m. Denti at Stanwix, 110 W. Linden St. Common Council, 7 p.m. Council Chambers, City Hall, 198 N. Washington St. Whitestown Planning Board, 7 p.m. T... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Social Security, SSI payments go electronic on March 1

Beginning March 1, with few exceptions, all federal benefits, including Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, are to be paid electronically. That’s according to a r... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Police to get upgrade of camera system

The city is getting $15,000 from the state Division of Criminal Justice Services to fund part of the cost of an updated camera system. The Common Council will be able to vote at its Wednesday meeti... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

DAR gives Good Citizen award

The Fort Stanwix Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution presented Jessica Harper, daughter of John and Ann Harper, with a Good Citizen award at its Jan. 17 meeting in Zion Episcopal Church. ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

YMCA capital campaign makes healthy impact

Refurbished floors, a new sauna and a massage room in the works are just a few of the improvements that Rome Family YMCA has either finished or looks forward to completing in 2013. In the next ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Camden and VVS bowling squads finish in top 10

The Camden and Vernon-Verona-Sherrill boys bowling teams recorded top-10 finishes at the Martin Luther King Tournament held at Lighthouse Lanes in Oswego on Monday. Camden bowled to a total pin... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Community liaison oversees Dorfman Senior Day Program

Eileen Page has been named the community liaison overseeing the Ava Dorfman Senior Day Program. She has worked in a day care setting for over seven years, five as the director of a medical mode... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Wednesday diners help Dorfman

The Ava Dorfman Senior Citizens Civic Center, 305 E. Locust St., will benefit from "Dining for the Dorf" after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Coalyard Charlies, 100 Depeyster St. A total of 1... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

College Notebook

Gymburch places for SUNY Cobleskill COBLESKILL — Rome Free Academy graduate Tom Gymburch was among the leaders for the SUNY Cobleskill men’s swimming and diving team during a tri-me... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Knights blow out Spartans

It was hard not to notice all the smiles on the faces of the Rome Free Academy players after they had just handed New Hartford one of the most lopsided losses in the history of the long-running hoc... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Police log

To report an emergency: 911 Website: www.romepd.com Monday 12:05 a.m. Floyd Ave., disabled vehicle. 12:37 a.m. Crossgates Road, assist. 12:53 a.m. E. Bloomfield St., domestic. ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Fire log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 10:59 a.m. 174 Pine Haven Circle, first aid. 11:50 a.m. 119 E. Bloomfield St., first aid. 12:43 p.m. 110 MacArthur Drive, first aid. 1:47 p.m.... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Cowbell sales aid Alzheimer’s group

UTICA — The Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter will bring the noise to the Utica College men’s hockey game on Feb. 1. The Chapter will sell purple cowbells for $3 e... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Accident halts traffic

WHITESTOWN — No one was injured after a two-vehicle collision on Cider Street Monday that caused a box truck to tip over. Police said Taylor L. Clynne, 18, of Oriskany, was northbound at ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Mutual aid log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 5:42 a.m. Stanwix Heights and COCVAC Ambulance, Shed Road, Westmoreland, accident. 5:43 a.m. Westmoreland, to same. 6:38 a.m. New York Mills, Abbe... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Sheriff’s log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 3:12 a.m. Ellinwood Drive, New Hartford, assist. 4:28 a.m. BOCES, New Hartford, assist. 6:39 a.m. McConnellsville Road, Vienna, accident. 6:46... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

State police log

To report an emergency: 911 Monday 5:42 a.m. Shed Road, Westmoreland, accident. 7:11 a.m. Sholtz Road, Vernon, mischief. 8:06 a.m. Route 12, Deerfield, accident. 8:33 a.m. Route... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

State police log, page 3

The 24-hour activity blotter for the state police appears today on page 3. Due to a computer issue with the county website, www.ocgov.net, the log was delayed. [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Children mark MLK Day in activities at Rome Family YMCA

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Published: 1/22/2013

County Airport weather report for Monday

Temperatures: 13 to 21 Normal Range: 12 to 29 Records: -18(1994), 56(1959) Rainfall: 0" Monthly rainfall: 0.26" Rainfall for year: 0.26" Snowfall: 5.9" ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Lena V. Frasca

Lena V. Frasca, 89, of Victor, NY, formerly of Rome, passed away, Saturday, January 19, 2013. She was born in Rome, NY on May 21, 1923 daughter of the late Venturino and Assunta Bernardini Gattari.... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Rome schools by the numbers

Below is the Rome school district’s enrollment as of Jan. 10, compared to the 2012-13 opening day on Sept. 6. Figures were compiled by the district’s central office. Early childhood... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

District touts stable enrollment

Based on results midway through the 2012-13 year, the Rome school district’s enrollment continues to be relatively stable, and is down about 1.7 percent from the same point five years ago. ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

RCH to host open house on Sunday

Rome Catholic School will host an Open House and Admission Day on Sunday from 1-3 p.m. at the 800 Cypress St. site. All families with children currently at the school, as well as families who a... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Rome grad: Inauguration ‘inspiring’

Although about 11 blocks away from the Capitol, being part of the huge crowd that attended President Barack Obama’s inauguration Monday was "a really neat experience" for former Rom... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Sports Calendar

Tonight’s Schedule... Scholastic boys Basketball — Cazenovia at VVS, Whitesboro at RFA, 7; Old Forge at Adirondack, 7:30. Volleyball — Ilion at VVS, 7. Scholastic ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

William J. ‘Billy Joe’ Pope

William J. "Billy Joe" Pope, 28, of Blossvale, passed away on Monday, January 21, 2013, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital after being involved in a work related accident. He was born ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Raymond C. Wells

Raymond C. Wells, 90, of Crossgates Rd. Rome died Monday, January 21, 2013 at Rome Memorial Hospital. He was born June 16, 1922 in Pitcher, NY the son of Amos C. and Arlie Burdick Wells. On March 2... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Rosaria Rose Zeppieri

Rosaria Rose Zeppieri, 63, of Camden, passed away Monday, January 21, 2013 at Upstate University Hospital Syracuse. She was born in Rome, NY on March 4, 1949, daughter of the late Roy and Rosaria A... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Funeral notices

DARLING — Faith Marie (Manley) Darling, 50, of Oriskany, on Jan. 20, 2013. Services 8:45 a.m. Thursday at Nunn & McGrath Funeral Directors, 470 French Road, Utica and 9:30 a.m. at Church ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Philip E. (Mickey) Racquet

Philip E. (Mickey) Racquet, 87, of Floyd, New York, passed away, Monday, January 21, 2013 in the Rome Center. He was born on March 17, 1925 in Atwell, New York the son of John and Hazel Holcomb... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Donald Dale McKillip

Donald Dale McKillip of Ripley, NY died unexpectedly on January 18, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Erie, PA. He was born in Westfield, NY on December 27, 1947 to the late Merle W. and Edna... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Fire displaces family

Ten people escaped a house fire on River Street Monday night after fire officials said it was started by a child playing with a lighter. The child was in a downstairs bedroom with the lighter at ar... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Teens charged wth DWI

WEST LEYDEN — Two Boonville teen-agers were charged in Lewis County for drinking in a motor vehicle Friday evening. Sheriff’s deputies said Matthew C. Fay, 18, of Jackson Hill Road,... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Faith (Manley) Darling

ORISKANY — Faith Marie (Manley) Darling, 50, of Oriskany passed away on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare with her family by her side. Faith was born on March... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Mary Beth Lycett

Mary Beth Lycett, 59, of Millersville, MD, formerly of Rome, NY, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer with her family by her side on Saturday, January 12, 2013. Mary was born January 3... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Leonard M. Pedde

Leonard M. Pedde, 74, of Rome, passed away Sunday, January 20, 2013 at home. He was born in Rome, NY on August 31, 1938, son of the late Michael and Mary Oneto Pedde. After his father passed away, ... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Lottery

ALBANY (AP) — Here are the winning numbers drawn Monday Evening: Daily: 3, 1, 2, Lucky Sum: 6. WinFour: 0, 9, 8, 0, Lucky Sum: 17. Here are the winning numbers drawn Monday Midday: Da... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Audacious and preposterous

In his second inaugural address, Barack Obama audaciously proposed that individual freedoms are preserved not by liberty, but through more government. He would "protect" individual freedo... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Lake effect snow;
cloudy; high near 10

Lake effect snow warning in effect until 7 a.m. Wednesday. Wind chill advisory in effect from midnight to 10 a.m. Wednesday. Tonight — Snow showers. Total snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inch... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Lawmakers rail against mandates

Two of Oneida County’s state Assembly members are again raising the long-standing complaint about the burden of unfunded state mandates on local governments and schools. "Local gover... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Pair wanted in Kirkland theft

KIRKLAND — Two men are wanted for stealing from Clinton Wine and Spirits on Meadow Street on Saturday. Authorities said the two white males entered the store at about 2:20 p.m. Jan. 19 an... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Mutual aid, sheriff’s logs unavailable

The 24-hour activity blotters for the state police, sheriff’s office and mutual aid departments were unvailable today due to a computer error at the county website, www.ocgov.net. [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013

Man ticketed in car crash

NEW HARTFORD — A 44-year-old woman was hospitalized after her motor vehicle was rear-ended by another on Seneca Turnpike Saturday afternoon. Police said Ryan A. Laurey, 31, of Sauquoit, w... [more...]

Published: 1/22/2013
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