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Water main flushing starts Monday

Rome The city will start a three-week water main flushing program at 7 a.m. Monday. The program will start between James Street, Floyd Avenue, Bloomfield Street and Oak Street. Next will be the area bound by James Street, Bloomfield Street, Railroad Street and McAvoy Avenue. The third area will be bound by Erie Boulevard West, Clinton’s Ditch and James Street. Last up will be the... 4:00pm 08/21/14

Housing complex OK’d 3-2

Rome The Planning Board approved a site plan for the proposed housing complex on Merrick Road in a 3-2 vote at a special meeting Tuesday. The Buck Group now has the approvals it needs to construct eight residential apartment buildings with garages and parking on Merrick Road. The Common Council has approved creation of a Residential Planned Development District there for the... 4:01pm 08/21/14

Steuben Old Home Days this weekend

Entertainment STEUBEN — The 88th Steuben Old Home Days are this weekend. Events will take place near Steuben Corners, which is the intersection of State Route 274 and Soule Road. Proceeds benefit care of several area cemeteries. Activities Saturday will start at 10 a.m. with the opening of the refreshment stand. A large auction of mostly new items donated by area businesses will begin at 11... 4:00pm 08/21/14

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