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Police make arrest in Utica gunfire incident

UTICA — A Rome parolee has been charged with robbery and reckless endangerment following the shots fired call in the Taco Bell parking lot in Utica Thursday afternoon, according to the Utica Police Department. Police said Christion Metzger, 23, of Rome, fired several shots at another person during a...
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Rome man charged with choking girlfriend to blackout

ROME — A 25-year-old man is accused of choking his girlfriend until she blacked out on West Court Street in Rome, according to the Rome Police Department. Police said the female victim woke up at about 6 a.m. June 21 to an angry boyfriend, 25-year-old Adrian T. Clark, of Rome. Police said Clark wrapped his arm around his girlfriend’s throat and dragged her out of bed in the chokehold.
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Rome Man Arrested In Taco Bell Shots Fired Incident This Week

Utica Police believe they have the man behind Thursday's shots fired incident outside the Taco Bell on North Genesee Street in Utica. Christion Metzger, 23, was arrested after being located at a residence in the Madison County town of Munnsville. Utica police say they conducted surveillance on that location and later saw Metzger exiting the residence. When officers tried to take him into custody they say he started to run but was taken into custody after a short chase.

44-year-old Central NY man charged with repeatedly raping girl

Rome, N.Y. — A 44-year-old Rome man has been charged with repeatedly raping a girl under the age of 17 over the course of several months, troopers said. Michael E. Fox was arrested Thursday after a four-month-long investigation, according to a news release from State Police. The investigation began...

Man gets 9-23 months for sexually assaulting two Sayre boys

SAYRE, Pa. (WETM) – A Central New York man who pled guilty to indecent assault of two boys under the age of 13 in Sayre has been sentenced to up to two years in jail. Timothy Waite, 40, of Rome, N.Y. has been sentenced to 9-23 months in the Bradford County Correctional Facility for two […]

In Rome, rescue bird becomes local sensation

ROME — They’ve become a hometown sensation and it’s not often that you don’t see the two together — whether it be grocery shopping or browsing through books at Jervis Public Library. Marsha Moreland, of Rome, and her green-cheek conure parakeet, Sky, have people throughout...

Top Shops To Buy Meats For Grilling In Upstate New York

Where can you buy meat locally in the Utica, Rome, and Syracuse area to help support local business?. According to a recent Forbes magazine article, 75% of U.S. adults own a grill or smoker. That means plenty of people will put it to some good use this during the warmer weather. You have to remember to be safe, and also make sure you grill delicious food too.

Water Safari Resort Announces Major Change for 2022 Season

Enchanted Forest Water Safari is a summer staple for many here in Central New York. Located in Old Forge, New York - it's known as New York's largest water theme park. They're expecting to have hundreds of thousands of visitors this season to the Water Safari Resort - which includes Enchanted Forest, Water's Edge Inn, the Old Forge Camping Resort among others. Unfortunately, one part of the resort will not be open this summer.

‘The Cove’ unveiled in Sylvan Beach

SYLVAN BEACH — At the grand opening of The Cove vacation rental destination, which is the latest tourism offering from Oneida Nation Enterprises, the idea of creating not only regional economic strength but also contributing to making Sylvan Beach and the surrounding area a place visitors want to return to was front and center.

Now Open: The Cove at Sylvan Beach

SYLVAN BEACH, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – With the help of the Oneida Indian Nation, The Cove at Sylvan Beach held its grand opening on Tuesday, June 28th. This new lakeside vacation destination is designed for weeklong getaways on Oneida Lake, with each cottage featuring its very own pontoon boat. In fact, that’s even how today’s speakers arrived.