Movie Reviews by Sean I. Mills

‘Green Book’ is a true delight

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A possible Oscar contender, “Green Book” is a heart-warming film about the power of friendship and putting racism in its place. Pretty much everything in the movie is made to be enjoyable, from …

DEC schedules lifeguard qualifying sessions

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The annual lifeguard qualifying procedures for working next summer at campgrounds throughout the Adirondack and Catskill parks begin … Read More

A ride back in time; filling this berg to the shape of a ship

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Anticipating the drive to Utica I pause at the door for the ritual: keys, wallet, phone, tool bag, seltzer; check, confirmed, … Read More
DELLA CONTRADA SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS — Rome Catholic School students who were awarded John Della Contrada Scholarships, in front from left: Jaxon Schultz-Lust; Landon Stanton-Lust; Zachary Earl; Connor Earl; Steven M. Stressel III; Mackanzee Bretscher; and Jaxson Voorhees. In back are award presenters David Della Contrada, son of the late John Della Contrada, and Rita Della Contrada, widow of John Della Contrada.

Seven receive Della Contrada Scholarships

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Seven Rome Catholic School (RCS) students have been awarded John Della Contrada Scholarships for the 2018-19 school year, the Rome … Read More

80-year-old legend Murphy still active in basketball

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Coach Tom Murphy turned 80-years-old last week. He was the Hamilton College basketball coach for 34 years. Tidbits:  Back in 1970, I … Read More
GETTING TO KNOW YOU — Students and mentors at Gansevoort Elementary School participate in an activity aimed at building relationships and learning more about each other’s personalities and interests. The goal of the Rome school district’s mentoring program is to provide mentors as positive role models who offer students guidance, respect, understanding, and compassion.

Mentoring program keeps on growing

Sunday, December 9
The Rome school district’s mentoring program is underway for the 2018-19 year, assisting 66 students in all seven elementary schools … Read More

‘Save A Life’ campaign can do world of good for animals

Sunday, December 9
The Humane Society of Rome does its very best to provide warm, loving homes to thousands of animals who are waiting for that perfect … Read More
Celebrating Student Achievement

Bellamy fourth graders transform their classroom to “Cafe 148”

Sunday, November 25

Mrs. Reid and Mrs. Fazio’s fourth grade class at Bellamy transformed their classroom into a café to set the stage to engage with their students. Mrs. Reid and Mrs. Fazio didn’t tell the students …