ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) -- Several kids gathered in the hallway of Strough Middle School in Rome Tuesday night, looking at a list of dozens of teachers' names that have been cut to close a multi-million dollar gap in the budget.
ROME, N.Y. (WKTV) -- The sun gives warmth, Vitamin D, even a good tan- and now it's helping the city of Rome save money.
HERKIMER, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Herkimer County Legislature is requesting an extension on the county's sales tax to help pay for the construction of a new jail. The state legislature will have to sign off on the measure. It will extend the 1 1/4 % sales tax that's currently in place for another 2 years. 1/4 of a percent will go specifically to funding the construction of a new jail.