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Growing firm begins project Industrial development agency to provide incentives

Rome Providing solutions to infrastructure problems is the hallmark of Deployed Resources, headquartered in the old weapons storage area at the former Griffiss Air Force Base. Thriving in a niche market, the company is in the midst of an expansion mode. The company is buying its Griffiss location — after renting for nearly 17 years— and undertaking renovations of existing... 4:10pm 09/20/17

Pumpkin season

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Fort Stanwix offers Cultural Showcase

Rome On Saturday, Sept. 23, a Cultural Showcase will take place at Fort Stanwix National Monument, according to an announcement by Fort Stanwix staff. Throughout the event, artists, performers and storytellers from various countries and backgrounds will share their cultures with the public. There will be presentations of traditional songs, dancing and fashion from places around the... 4:00pm 09/19/17

Recovering heroin user gives hope for addicts, families

Madison ONEIDA — Heroin addiction wears many faces: despair, frustration, loneliness, fear. But Oneida resident Kendall Bachmann, a recovering heroin user, is hoping to give a new face to the growing epidemic — hope. Bachmann is recovering from an 18-year dependence on heroin through faith in God, the support and love of her husband, Kevin, and improved access to treatment and... 4:00pm 09/20/17

Maple Leaf Market nears grand opening in Sherrill

Oneida SHERRILL — Work is continuing on the Maple Leaf Market, located on Route 5 and Sherrill Road, in anticipation of its grand opening at an unannounced date sometime this fall. Work began on the store at the end of May. The Oneida Nation plans to open five Maple Leaf Market locations within the next two to three years following construction of the Sherrill store. The expansion... 4:00pm 09/20/17

Enjoy the sun, forecasters say, as slow, cool shift expected

County A weeklong rise in temperatures should mean historical local highs for this time of year will be challenged, according to meteorologists with the National Weather Service. Today, temperatures were expected to climb over 80 degrees, though the local record high was 95 in 2013. Thursday, the high is expected to be closer to 83. The record high locally for Sept. 21 was 88 in... 4:00pm 09/20/17