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Fusco in talks for running mate

Rome Mayor Joseph R. Fusco Jr. said he has had discussions with a few potential candidates for Common Council president as unofficial running mate this fall, but that’s as far as things have progressed and the incumbent candidate for mayor is not yet ready to name a running mate. Fusco, who announced his candidacy for a second four-year term prior to a re-election fund-raiser last... 4:00pm 03/03/15

Local wire maker growing, set to move to Griffiss Park

Rome Copper wire maker Kris-Tech Wire Co. is moving but staying local. The company has settled on a parcel in Griffiss Business & Technology Park for its new manufacturing facility. It is currently located at 921 Seneca St., across the parking lot from Revere Copper, where it has been since its founding in 1984. “We are too big for our britches,” said Graham Brodock, president and... 4:00pm 03/03/15

Meetings — March 4, 2015

Meetings / Events WednesdayBoard of Education, 6:30 p.m. District office, 409 Bell Road.  Holland Patent Board of Education, 7 p.m. Conference Room, Annex next to Middle School, 9601 Main St.  Trenton Town Board, 7 p.m. Municipal Center, 8520 Old Poland Road, Barneveld. Vienna Town Board, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 2083 State Route 49, North Bay. Whitestown Town Board, 7 p.m. Hearing on junk yard... 4:00pm 03/03/15

Movies — March 3, 2015

Meetings / Events Rome Cinemas: “Focus” (R) 4:55, 7:25. “Lazarus Effect” (PG-13) 5:45, 7:50. “American Sniper” (R) 7. “The Duff” (PG-13) 5:15, 7:35. “Fifty Shades of Grey” (R) 4:30, 7:15. “Hot Tub Time Machine 2” (R) 4:40. “Kingsman: Secret Service” (R) 4:20, 7:25. “McFarland USA” (PG) 4, 6:50. “Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water” (PG) 4:15, 6:30. Marquee Cinemas, New Hartford: “Focus” (R) 1,... 4:00pm 03/03/15