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Police investigating Lenox Avenue shooting

Utica police are investigating a shooting on Lenox Avenue that left one person injured Thursday. UTICA - Utica police are investigating a shooting on Lenox Avenue that left one person injured Thursday. The Oneida County 911 log shows police were dispatched to a shots fired call in the 900 block of L

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-22 01:24:43

Arraignment set for Rome homicide suspect

An arraignment date has been scheduled in Oneida County Court for Robert W. Coffin on charges including second-degree murder. Coffin, 35, is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday, according to the court. Rome police Detective James Boyer said Judge Michael Dwyer signed the indictment Wednesday regarding

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-21 19:03:44

Firefighters battle rubbish fire at Route 28 business

HERKIMER - The East Herkimer Volunteer Fire Department responded to a rubbish fire at about 10:42 a.m. Friday at Auto Salvage Technologies on state Route 28. Assistant Fire Chief Adam Saltis said firefighters saw "a large pile of steel and wood on fire" upon arrival. Saltis said it took about an hou

TIMESTELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-22 21:15:08

Utica Radisson to become Delta by Marriott

UTICA - By springtime, the Radisson Hotel Utica-Centre will be gone. After undergoing $6 million in renovations, the downtown Utica hotel will become a Delta by Marriott. "It will be a completely new hotel," said General Manager Kevin Tuohy. "It takes about three weeks to do one floor." "The hotel w

TIMESTELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-21 22:35:16

Neighborhood Center gets creative with chair-ity

CLINTON - Over the last few months, staff members at The Neighborhood Center, Inc. in Utica have been hand-painting a collection of old children's chairs. On Thursday, the chairs were auctioned off as part of the Chairs 4 Children Exhibit & Auction at the Kirkland Art Center. Judy Guske, the executi

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-22 03:38:56

Frankfort woman charged with burglary

A 29-year-old woman was arrested Monday on charges including second-degree burglary, the Ilion Police Department announced Friday. Sandra M. Clemons of Frankfort was also charged with sixth-degree conspiracy, fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and petit larceny, all misdemeanors. Po

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-22 12:45:23

CNY Veterans Outreach Center to add 17 housing units

UTICA - A housing project planned for the Central New York Veterans Outreach Center has been a long time in the making, said Vincent Scalise, the Outreach Center's executive director. Government officials gathered Friday for a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the renovations that will add 17 per

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-22 21:13:00

Panel eyes pay for county officials

Could Oneida County's legislators and other elected officials like the county executive be getting raises next year? A panel of five county residents has begun reviewing the salaries of the 23 lawmakers and other elected officials. The intent is for any recommendations to be ready in time for incor

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 23:10:00

Tenney tours DFAS, cites advocacy for 'vital employer' at Griffiss

Congresswoman Claudia Tenney toured the Rome Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) on Wednesday in her first visit to the Griffiss park facility, her office said. Tenney, R-22, New Hartford spoke with a number of employees and then met with Rome DFAS Director Chet Boutelle. Rome DFAS "is not

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 23:00:00

Johnson to speak at county Democratic Women's Club

Patrick Johnson, a race relations and gun violence advocate, will be the guest speaker at the Oneida County Democratic Women's Club fall meeting at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, in the Sammon Room at the New Hartford Public Library. Johnson works at Mohawk Valley Community College and is the direct

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-22 20:26:00

Country singer to perform at MVCC

Country music singer-songwriter Seth Ennis will perform Saturday at 7 p.m. at Mohawk Valley Community College's Utica campus, in Schafer Theater at the Information Technology Building. Admission is $10 general, $5 for MVCC employees, and free for MVCC students. Ennis is "a multi-instrumentalist sing

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-21 23:00:00

Groundbreaking Held For Veterans Housing Project In Utica

Jim Rondenelli, WIBX A ground breaking ceremony was held on Friday for the Central New York Veterans Outreach Center Housing Project. When completed, the $3.2 million dollar project will provide 17 units of permanent and supportive housing for homeless veterans. Vincent Scalise, Executive Director o

WIBX950.COM - 2017-09-22 18:35:00

Sheriffs balk at Cuomo imposing ban on immigration inquiries

ALBANY - Sheriffs departments and other local police agencies needn't refrain from asking people about their immigration status, despite Gov. Andrew Cuomo saying law enforcers are now prohibited from such actions. A memo issued this week by the New York State Sheriffs Association to its members, whi

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2017-09-22 11:34:04

City outlines plans, projects for $10M grant

When the city was approved for the $10 million first prize from the state for the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI), it was for a group of projects the city is proposing for the near future. First, there's the physical boundaries the city has outlined for where its projects will take place. T

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-21 23:10:00

Event steers $3,000 to district; cooler heads to prevail at RFA?

The new school year at Rome Free Academy has included a vehicle test-drive fundraiser that raised just over $3,000, and steps to bring its air-conditioning system back into full service, according to school district officials. The results were among the issues highlighted by school district Superi

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 23:00:00

Murder suspect indicted; headed back to City Court for arraignment

Murder suspect Robert W. Coffin has been indicted by a county grand jury and will return to the area to answer the count of felony second-degree murder in City Court. Coffin, 35, is accused in the fatal shooting of Thomas E. Shepherd III, 25, of Rome, in a parking lot in the 400 block of Woodrow Ave

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 19:00:00

iPhone X might be glitzy, but the iPhone 8 is fine for most

Click on the button below to set up your account or log in if you already have one. +4 WARSAW, Poland (AP) - The difference between Apple's new iPhone models is a bit like flying first class compared with coach. We envy first class, but coach gets us there without breaking the budget. The iPhone 8

POST-STAR - 2017-09-22 15:00:00

Hoag named Officer of Month

Patrolman Scott W. Hoag has been named the Officer of the Month for August with the Rome Police Department. Hoag is currently assigned as the school resource officer for both Strough Middle School campuses. Officials said Hoag has been a great role model and mentor to youth in the community, and le

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-21 23:00:00

Rome woman shares heart attack story to help others

WHITESBORO - Rome resident Patricia Cummings is celebrating her second shot at life after nearly dying from a heart attack in 2011. Now she is sharing her experiences along with other women who have survived heart disease through Go Red for Women, an organization dedicated to fighting heart disease

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 23:00:00

Compliance issues scuttle live video showings of Rome Board of Education meetings

Board of Education meetings are no longer being shown live on the Rome school district's website, nor are video files of the meetings being posted on the website for viewing later. The changes, which took effect as of the board's Sept. 7 meeting, are due to federal Americans with Disabilities Act (A

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 23:00:00