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Halloween on Griffo Green set for Oct. 27

Rome The city will hold Halloween on the Griffo Green at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27, at City Hall. There will be Trick or Treat Street and an outdoor movie, “Halloweentown,” with free cider and donuts. There will be a Spooky Sidewalk Chalk Activity and Scary Story Time with Jervis Public Library. There will also be a costume contest, as well as face painting and a Witch Display... 4:00pm 09/23/17

Colonial Park Fall Festival set for Oct. 7

Rome The third annual Colonial Park Fall Festival will take place Oct. 7, at the rehabilitation and nursing center at 950 Floyd Ave. The free event runs 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., event organizers said. There will be music, crafters and vendors, raffles and food trucks. For the children, there will be a bounce house and face painting. 4:00pm 09/21/17

Community Bank to host shred event Oct. 7

Rome To help safeguard against identity theft and fraud, Community Bank N.A. invites the community to join its second annual Shred Fest. The free event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 7, at the Turin Road Community Bank N.A. branch.  “We invite the community to gather up any sensitive documents and bring them down to our Shred Fest,” Community Bank N.A Branch... 4:00pm 09/21/17