4 hrs ago
Casino operator pays $1M application fee in Schenectady
Casino operators interested in building at the $150 million-plus Mohawk Harbor mixed-use development along the river in Schenectady, New York, paid the state's mandatory $1 million application fee.
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8 hrs ago
Woman killed in three-car crash
A woman was killed in a three-car accident at the intersection of Route 67 and Albany Bush Road on Wednesday afternoon, according to a news release from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.
13 hrs ago
Man tore bench off wall, police say
Daniel A. Jackowski, 28, of Amsterdam was charged by state police April 13 with violating his probation, a felony, fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, driving while intoxicated, operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol content higher than or equal to 0.08 percent, refusal to take a breath test and a seat belt violation.
23 hrs ago
Cudmore speaks to Senior Citizen Saints
Bob Cudmore, author, radio personality and newspaper columnist was guest speaker at the St. Johnsville Senior Citizen Saints meeting on Wednesday, April 16. His "Focus on History" articles appear weekly in the Schenectady Gazette, the "Bob Cudmore Show" broadcasts daily on WVTL and he has authored several books.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Locals recognized at Stratton air base
The U.S. Air Force Air Mobility Command recognized more than 60 members of the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing March 25 for their individual or team contributions towards the successful Unit Effectiveness Inspection.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
County supports neighbor's casino plan
Montgomery County, which recently passed a resolution supporting location of a commercial casino in that county, asked Fulton County on March 5 to do the same.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Kimberly Husek, the daughter of Michael Husek of Amsterdam and Norra Saunders of Gloversville, was united in marriage to Nathan Stephens, the son of Nelson and Joan Stephens of Broadalbin, on Jan. 25. The maid of honor was Michelle Husek of Johnstown, sister of the bride.
Nicholas J. Marrone
Mr. Nicholas J. Marrone, 57, of Johnstown, NY, died suddenly on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at his home.
Miley Cyrus Postpones U.S. Tour Over Extreme Allergic Reaction
Miley Cyrus has postponed the remaining U.S. dates for her Bangerz tour after falling ill from an allergic reaction to antibiotics.
Court upholds robbery conviction
The state Supreme Court, Appellate Division on Thursday upheld the March 26, 2012 Montgomery County Court robbery conviction of an Amsterdam man who was sentenced to 13 years in state prison.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Chamber planning membership drive
The 2014 Fulton Montgomery Chamber Membership Drive will kick off at the chamber's Business Expo on Thursday at Alpin Haus on Route 5S in Amsterdam.
Dance Tracks of the Week: Radio Slave Goes Sleepless for Boddika's Nonplus Label
Radio Slave, "Don't Stop No Sleep" It's odd to see Radio Slave turning up on Boddika's Nonplus Records , but "Don't Stop No Sleep" makes sense there: All three of the EP's cuts share the dry, scratchy, slightly grudging quality of Nonplus releases from Kassem Mosse, Joy Orbison, and Actress.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
8 Things Even New Yorkers Don't Know About New York City
Most New Yorkers know their city used to be called New Amsterdam and was once super seedy and brothel-filled, but did you know that once upon a time, hammy beasts roamed the city's streets, stoners had their own grassy jungles and dead bodies were frolicked upon by New Yorkers every day? Actually, that last one still happens... and you've probably ... (more)
NY awards $95M in loans, tax credits for housing
New York officials say more than $95 million in tax credits and low-interest loans will help build and maintain almost 2,100 units of affordable housing around the state.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Various News: Chris Sabin Books First Post-TNA Appearance, Jarrett Set for PWS Seminar
Various News: Chris Sabin Books First Post-TNA Appearance, Jarrett Set for PWS Seminar Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 04.15.2014 Sabin's headed to 2CW... - 2CW has announced that Chris Sabin will be making his first appearance since leaving TNA at their "2CW Mayday" event.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
City deals with casino resolution
The Fulton County Board of Supervisors' Economic Development-Environment Committee recently sponsored a similar resolution to support Montgomery County's casino, which will be considered for approval by the full board today.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
St. Mary's offers infection programs
St. Mary's Healthcare, which is approved by the New York State Department of Health and Education to provide course work and training in infection control and barrier precautions for licensed health professionals, will offer two state-mandated infection-control programs.
Two arrested on drug charges during traffic stop
Upon investigating, authorities say the Trooper detected an odor a marihuana in the vehicle.
Joseph A. Testa
Joseph A. Testa, 85, of Northern Boulevard, passed away Thursday morning, April 10, 2014, at his home with his loving family at his bed side.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Daily Racing Form
SALUTOS AMIGOS returned to New York off a freshening for new owner-trainer, earned his best number since beaten less than two lengths in the Amsterdam, and did it like breaking sticks; right back.