► Sections: Mon: Health | Tue: Seniors | Wed: Arts & Learning | Thur: Entertainment | Fri: Home | Sat: Religion

Cow put down for rabies

County A cow in Oneida County was identified as symptomatic for rabies and was euthanized, the county Health Department reported Friday. It is the county’s first case of rabies this year. Details were not provided by the department. “It is important to understand that not only family pets can be exposed to rabies,” said the announcement. “Working farms, hobby farms, and people who... 4:00pm 02/25/17

Rome hospital offers online bill pay option

Health Safe, secure online payment is now available to Rome Memorial Hospital patients through the hospital’s website, according to Amy DiStefano, director of the business office. “We worked with our vendors to identify a system that would be easy to use and work with our systems to ensure security and safety,” said DiStefano. “We began offering this option to our patients in late... 4:00pm 02/20/17

Vernon Historical plans Show and Tell Tuesday

Arts & Learning VERONA — Tuesday, Feb. 28, will be “Giant Show and Tell” night for the Vernon Historical Society with all welcome at the free meeting. It’s from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Vernon Town Offices, 4305 Peterboro Road. “Members and  friends are encouraged to bring an item or two from the past for sharing. These  items are part of our history. This will be a fun program, bring a friend,”... 4:00pm 02/23/17

Pancake dinner Tuesday aids in cancer treatments

Religion VERONA — St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 4897 Old Oneida Road, will serve blueberry and plain pancakes made from scratch at its Pancake Dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 28. Dinner will be served from 4 to 7 p.m. or until sold out. The menu will also include sausage, bacon, scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, homemade applesauce, and beverages including coffee and tea. All proceeds from the... 4:00pm 02/25/17

Sherry Anne brings song, message Sunday

Religion EAST SCHUYLER —  Inspirational hearing-impaired singer Sherry Anne, a national recording artist, is bringing songs and a message titled “Forsaken but Not Forgotten” to the 10:30 a.m. service at the Christian Assembly of East Schuyler Church at 3659 State Route 5 in East Schuyler on Sunday, Feb. 26. The public is welcome. For more information call 315-894-6215. On the net:... 4:00pm 02/25/17

Forgiveness service Sunday

Religion Grace Union A.M.E. Church, 606 Woodland Ave., will host its annual Forgiveness Service at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The service has been held for 50 years on the last Sunday in February to celebrate Black History Month and is an adaptation of an African traditional service. The Rev. Kevin Lewis, pastor of Greater Grace Church, Utica, will be guest preacher. The service is open to the... 4:00pm 02/25/17