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$10M puts Griffiss project in fast lane

Rome The long-discussed completion of the main thoroughfare through Griffiss business park as a four-lane highway from end to end is moving toward construction. There’s $10 million in the recently enacted state budget to rebuild the remaining two-lane section of the roadway and make it four lanes wide — like the rest of the road that connects Black River Boulevard and Route 49. The... 4:00pm 05/06/15

Rome real estate transactions

Rome The following real estate transactions have been filed in the County Clerk’s office. The purchase price is as listed on the cover sheet of the deed. Most Rome deeds also include in parentheses the assessed market value as listed in the city’s assessment roll.  121 Glen Road South, Kathy A. VanderVoort f/k/a Kathy Stockbridge to Mark Ebensperger, $93,000 ($62,900). 6636 Bishop... 4:00pm 05/06/15

Meetings — May 7, 2015

Meetings / Events ThursdayMadison-Oneida Counties Board of Cooperative Educational Services Board of Education, 5 p.m. Board Room, District Offices, BOCES, 4937 Spring Road, Verona.  Oriskany Public Library Board, 4:30 p.m. Meeting room, library, 621 Utica St.Augusta Zoning Board of Appeals Board, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 185 N. Main St., Oriskany Falls. Boonville Town Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m.... 4:00pm 05/06/15

Yankee great’s visit to help local service clubs help others

Rome New York Yankee Legend Graig Nettles will be speaking at DiPaolo’s, 337 W. Dominick St., on Tuesday, May 12 as part of the Rome Lions Club and Lake Delta Kiwanis Legends of the Diamond series. The event will happen at 6 p.m. Tickets are $60 for general seating and $35 for Little League (children 12 and under). The ticket provides a buffet dinner, open bar and the chance to... 4:00pm 05/06/15