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The U.S Department of Transportation proposed new rules Wednesday to improve the safety of trains carrying crude oil and other hazardous materials.
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the opening of Crescent Park -- today's Shuttleworth Park in Amsterdam -- the Historic Amsterdam League commissioned a historical marker that tells much of the story of the popular plot of land in the heart of the city.
The role of the Amsterdam city clerk is the latest item of discussion by the Charter Review Commission appointed by Mayor Ann Thane.
Antonie M. Langr Close, 77, of Mayfield, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 19, at St. Mary's Hospital, Amsterdam, with her family at her side.
Michael Kelly/Recorder staff Jeff Asencio, left, participates in the obstacle course Tuesday as part of the city of Amsterdam's all-day summer camp at the former Clara S. Bacon Elementary School.
Justin R. Milonovich, 46, of 4293 Route 30 Lot 12, was arrested by the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office Tuesday and charged with third-degree rape.
Members of the town board approved at Monday's board meeting a $27,500 bid to Eric J. Preene Trucking and Excavating of Amsterdam to demolish the property at 775 Youngs Corners Road.
"Music is my passion, that's why I really wanted to start this festival up originally," firefighter Robert Hassenfuss said Saturday during the 6th annual Hagaman Volunteer Fire Department Music Festival.
A day after Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 crashed in eastern Ukraine, killing 298 people, the small Dutch town of Volendam paid their respects to Cor Schilder and Neeltje Tol, two of their own killed in the tragedy.
Richard Lee Hughes, 67, formerly of New York City, passed away Monday, June 23, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, after a brief illness.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17: What we know so far Following the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash Thursday--which killed all 298 on board--many questions remain.
After six cases of canine parvovirus were discovered in a three-month span, Amsterdam residents are being encouraged to bring their dogs to an upcoming parvo vaccination clinic.
Battalion Chief Michael Whitty started serving in the Amsterdam Fire Department July 18, 1988 -- and in fewer than 10 days he will begin his role as Amsterdam's new fire chief.
Amsterdam News, Events & Info
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 08:25 am
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