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‘Mysteries, Myths & Mayhem’ to abound at Fort Stanwix

Rome Fort Stanwix National Monument will offer a special nighttime tour through the fort with a candlelit program, Mysteries, Myths, & Mayhem, on On Saturday, Oct. 27. The program explores the more terrifying aspects of life for the soldiers and their families along the New York frontier. During this once-a-year event, several tours will run from 6:30 to 8:10 p.m. All event... 4:00pm 10/18/18

Author, broadcaster to discuss new book at Jervis

Rome Jervis Public Library will host radio broadcaster, historian, and author Chuck D’Imperio on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m. in the library’s accessible auditorium. D’Imperio will discuss his latest book “Graves of Upstate New York: A Guide to 100 Notable Resting Places.” No registration is necessary. Published earlier this year by Syracuse University Press, “Graves of Upstate New... 4:00pm 10/18/18

City reviews possible 2019 budget changes

Rome City Treasurer David Nolan and members of the Common Council met Wednesday to review possible changes to the city’s 2019 budget, made necessary after the price of rock salt for snow removal soared last week. Councilors learned last Tuesday in a work session with Commissioner of Public Works Butch Conover that the price of rock salt had jumped from around $52 per ton to $64... 12:00pm 10/18/18