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State Prison Van Winds Up on Roof in Route 365 Crash

A state prison van wound up on its roof after colliding with another vehicle in a crash near a state prison in Rome. Not much information on the incident has been released by area police agencies but reports say the accident happened at the intersection of Route 365 and Lamphear Road at around 11:00 on Monday morning. The area where the crash occurred is just across from Mohawk Correctional Facility.
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Cops: Cunning Catalytic Cutting by Dynamic Duo from Rochester

Rochester Duo Accused of Stealing 17 Catalytic Converters from Auto Mall. Two people are facing multiple charges after allegedly stealing more than a dozen catalytic converters from a car dealership. Police were called to investigate the alleged theft of seventeen (17) catalytic converters from the Driver's Village Auto Mall, located...
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Gas Prices Are Down Again This Week In New York

Gas prices in New York state have fallen this week. According to AAA Northeast’s latest survey, New York is averaging $4.95 a gallon, which is down 5 cents from last week. Today’s price is 3 cents higher than a month ago and $1.80 higher that June of last year.

Rome Teen Arrested On Weapons Charge, Fight At RFA Graduation

Rome Police say following Rome Free Academy High School’s Graduation ceremony on Saturday, a physical altercation involving several individuals took place inside RFA Stadium. Police say quick work by the school’s resource officer and graduation spectators separated the parties involved and removed them from the stadium. Meanwhile, police...

Syracuse TV, Film Star Mary Mara Likely Drowned in St. Lawrence River: NYSP

An actress from Central New York who appeared in numerous hit TV shows and popular films is believed to have drowned while swimming in the St. Lawrence River. New York State Police were called to investigating a possible drowning just after 8:00 a.m. Sunday at a location on Old Farm Road in the Jefferson County town of Cape Vincent. Troopers identified the woman as 61-year-old Mary Mara, a TV and film actress who made appearances or was featured in a dozen movies in the 1990's including 'Mr. Saturday Night' and Love Potion No. 9.

Del Ray Beach Man Charged with Bilking NY Nonprofit of $130,000

A Florida man is under arrest after authorities say he bilked a nonprofit for more than $100,000. According the a written release from the New York State Police, a preliminary investigation by the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) and the Financial Crimes Unit determined that the suspect allegedly stole a total of $130,000 from a local charitable organization while he was working as the group's Chief Financial Officer.

City Of Rome New York Hosting Classic Movie Night With The Goonies

Looking for something to do with the family in the City of Rome New York? How about movie night?. The City of Rome is hosting Movie Night at Franklyn Field from 7:30PM - 10PM on Wednesday June 29th. They will be showing The Goonies, thanks to the US Army Recruiting Station in Rome. The movie will start right at 8:30PM.

Eat, Stink, And Be Merry At Upstate New York’s Garlic And Herb Festival

There is still a place where you can eat, stink, and be merry in Upstate New York. The 19th Annual Mohawk Valley Garlic an Herb Festival is the perfect event. You can join them on Saturday, September 10th at Canal Place in Little Falls with garlic growers, produce vendors, fine artisans, food product producers, herbs and flower vendors, and of course amazing festival cuisine.