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Popular Woodgate shop to close doors after final Christmas Open House

County WOODGATE — Creekside Gifts and Antiques, on Round Lake Road, will close its doors after 28 years of business. Their last weekend of business will also be their final Christmas Open House on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 29-30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Creekside first opened in the basement of owners, Dale and Barbara Ferris’ log cabin on Memorial Day Weekend in 1986. In 1988, the... 4:00pm 11/20/14

Cinema Capitol opens tonight with focus on art, independent films

Rome Giving central New Yorkers the opportunity to view films that are often just shown in major cities, Rome Capitol Theatre will celebrate the grand opening of its new Cinema Capitol tonight at 6:45 p.m. Cinema Capitol is the first of of the theater’s new venues in the recently-acquired building at 234 W. Dominick St. It is a 52-seat theater that will offer current-release... 4:00pm 11/20/14

Community Foundation to accept grant applications

Rome The Rome Community Foundation is in the process of accepting applications for grants for year end consideration. All grant applications need to be submitted by Dec. 1. Application information is available at http://romecommunityfoundation.org/apply/php. As a general rule, the foundation only funds capital project activities, however, it would consider start-up charitable... 4:00pm 11/20/14

Meetings — Nov. 21, 2014

Meetings / Events Oneida County Industrial Development Agency, 8 a.m. EDGE offices, 584 Phoenix Drive, Griffiss Business and Technology Park.  4:00pm 11/20/14

DFAS union chief optimistic after meetings in Washington

Rome After meetings this week with Senate offices in Washington, D.C., a Rome Defense Finance and Accounting Service union leader expressed optimism about measures to help protect DFAS jobs amid an Army review of possible business changes. DFAS union local President Edward Abounader said today “I feel pretty good....I think we’ve covered all our bases....Everyone’s on the same... 4:00pm 11/20/14

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