Update: Rome Teen Found Safe
Police in Rome continue to investigate a missing teen case.
Fourteen-year-old Allie Mendoza was reported missing by her mother on Tuesday and told authorities she believed her daughter had left the home sometime between 7:00 a.m. and noon that same day.
The teen is a white female, 5-foot-3, weighing approximately 95 pounds, police said.
Police say Mendoza may still be in the Rome area. Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is encouraged to contact Rome Police at 315-339-7744. Information can also be submitted anonymously through Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-866-730-8477 or online at p3tips.com.
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World's Largest Dish of Pasta, and a Wedding - Utica, NY, Feb 14, 2004
The Guinness Book of World Records affirmed in 2004, that the World's Largest Dish of Pasta was made in Utica, NY with the Keeler Show. Now with WIBX, Keeler worked with Tony's Pizzeria and other to create a dish of pasta weighing over 7,000 lbs. and the event included an actual wedding. The dish of pasta weighed 7,355 lbs. (3,336 kg) and lasted in the Guinness Book for several years. The dish was assembled and the wedding was held at Sangertown Square in New Hartford, when Keeler was hosting a 6 night a week television show, The Keeler Show, on FOX 33 TV in Utica and FOX 68 in Syracuse.