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Turning Stone launches online gaming application

Entertainment VERONA — An online gaming app has been introduced by Turning Stone Resort Casino. Turning Stone Online Casino features more than 50 slot machines, table games, Keno. Participants may play for free at any time from their desktop or mobile devices. The app is available at play.turningstone.com and is also available in the App Store and Google Play. Players will receive 5,000... 4:00pm 03/23/17

Chronic pain added to medical marijuana list

Health The New York State Department of Health will add chronic pain as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana on Wednesday, March 22. The department has filed a Notice of Adoption of the regulatory amendment for publication in the New York State Register, health officials have announced. The department defines chronic pain as any severe debilitating pain that an individual’s... 4:00pm 03/21/17

Low-income seniors face housing crisis

Senior Approximately 12,000 low-income senior residents in New York State are facing the closure of the adult care facilities that provide the housing, food and healthcare management they would otherwise be unable to afford, according to officials who are calling on the state to take action. A spending freeze has forced over 24 adult care facilities to close, and that number will... 4:00pm 03/21/17

Rising Stars classes start Saturday

Arts & Learning Registration is open for the Spring Session of Rome Capitol Theatre’s popular theatre Arts program, Rising Stars. Three separate age appropriate classes are offered for students in 3rd-12th grades. Beginning in mid April, extra rehearsal dates will be required in addition to classes to prepare students for the Spring Showcase which is included as part of the program.  On... 4:00pm 03/22/17

Animated Oscar nominee opens Friday Choice of subtitled or English showings

Entertainment Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., presents the French-Swiss animated movie “My Life as a Zuccini” from March 24-30. Both French (with English subtitles) and English-language show times will be held — check showtimes at end of this story. Directed by Claude Barras, “My Life as a Zuccini” is a stop motion animated movie following the life of 9-year-old Courgette, a unique... 4:00pm 03/23/17

Movie depicts controversial marriage of African king

Entertainment Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St., presents the British biographical drama “A United Kingdom” March 24-30.  Based upon a true story and directed by Amma Asante, “A United Kingdom” depicts the lives of Seretse Khama and Ruth Williams Khama. Studying in London immediately after World War II, Seretse (David Oyelowo), who is black and from Bechuanaland (today’s Republic of... 4:00pm 03/23/17

First Iranian Vampire Western Saturday

Entertainment “A Girl Who Walks Alone at Night” a Persian-language vampire western movie, will be the third event in the “Out After Midnight” Film Series at Cinema Capitol, 230 W. Dominick St. It’s showing Saturday, March 25 at 10:30 p.m. subtitled in English. It runs 101 minutes and is not rated. Admission is $8 and tickets are available at the door and in advance from the Capitol Theatre... 4:00pm 03/23/17