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Tina M. Lobdell, 52, of Evans Mills, was charged with petit larceny by state police at 2:20 p.m. Saturday at their Watertown barracks. She is accused of stealing $85 worth of merchandise from the Walmart Supercenter in the town of LeRay and was issued an appearance ticket for the town of LeRay Court.
Chloe C. Charles, a senior at Watertown High School, was named the 2015 Miss Italia during Saturday's Bravo Italiano Festival at Watertown Fairgrounds. “I know I'm going to have a great year with all the experiences I'll have and I'll have to juggle school work and everything else, but I'm sure it will be so much fun,” the 17-year-old said.
When Hilary R. Remington's future husband proposed in February 2011, she immediately started to dream of an outdoor ceremony in the summer of 2012. But it was the words of her father, the late Rev.
The scene is almost lifelike. A little girl dressed as a witch stands outside an open door.
Kim M. Stone, 49, 204 W. Remington St., Black River, was charged by Watertown city police with petit larceny Thursday after allegedly stealing gasoline earlier in the month at Stewart's Shops locations. Police said an investigation found the suspect allegedly stole gasoline, valued at $52.89, 7:50 a.m. Aug. 31 from Stewart's, 508 Mill St. In addition, she allegedly stole gasoline, valued at $63.68, 11:36 p.m. Sept.
With work slated to begin next spring, the planned Factory Street reconstruction project has a $2.9 million funding gap. City Engineer Kurt W. Hauk, who is leaving today for a job at Fort Drum, said the city still hopes to reduce the shortfall.
The announcement about the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act funds came Friday from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. A total of $15.7 million was made available to 58 health centers throughout the state, and a total of $295 million to 1,195 health centers throughout the nation, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the Pacific Basin.
New York Air Brake company begins its celebration of 125 years of manufacturing braking systems for America and the world's train systems with an open house late this afternoon. The predecessors of today's Air Brake invented a vacuum brake system to stop trains.
Looking for leaves? Check the map Hoping to check out the leaves as they change colors this fall? There's a map for that. Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1rYP2M5 Every Wednesday this fall, the state will issue a foliage report with updates on which areas of the state are beginning to turn and which have already hit their peak, according to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office.
SUNY Cobleskill and Jefferson Community College are partnering to provide Jefferson Community College students the opportunity to earn a bachelor of business administration in culinary arts management from SUNY Cobleskill while remaining on the Jefferson Community College campus. The degree completion program in culinary arts management is the second bachelor's degree completion program offered by SUNY Cobleskill at the Jefferson Higher Education Center in Watertown.
City police charged Channing L. Moore, 27, of 519 Emerson St., upper apartment, with petit larceny after he allegedly took several Watertown Daily Times newspapers from a stand on Mill Street.
St. Lawrence County Sheriff's deputies charged Steven L. Petrie, 28, of 21003 County Route 16, Watertown, with a misdemeanor count of third-degree stalking Thursday after he was alleged to have harassed his ex-girlfriend. Deputies said Petrie was charged after they received a complaint from his ex-girlfriend, who lives in the town of Canton, that he had been continuously texting her and calling her after being told to leave her alone.
A third man has been indicted on allegations that he participated in a 2012 armed robbery in which marijuana and other items were stolen. Otto D. Coello, 24, Watertown, is charged with single counts of first-degree robbery, third-degree grand larceny, third-degree criminal possession of stolen property, fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and first-degree criminal use of a firearm, two counts of second-degree robbery and three counts each of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and petit larceny.
For nearly eight years, Scott A. Gates has unsuccessfully tried to convince city officials to build a dog park at Thompson Park. On Monday night, he is trying to get enough people to join him at the Watertown City Council meeting that council members agree to help him get a dog park in Watertown.
A regular guest of the city's annual film festival, the actor has made three movies with homegrown director David Cronenberg: A History of Violence, Eastern Promises and A Dangerous Method . The 55-year-old actor is back at the Toronto International Film Festival this year with Jauga and Far From Men .
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:37 pm
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