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Amsterdam, New York is located in Montgomery County. Zip codes in Amsterdam, NY include 12010. The median home price in Amsterdam is $125,000. More Amsterdam information.

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1 hr ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

Teens charged with robbery

Four teenagers were charged Monday in connection with the strong-armed robbery of a person in the parking lot of the former Stewart's store on Route 30, Fulton County sheriff's deputies said today.

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5 hrs ago | Recorder

Malaysia Airlines crash victims' remains reach Ukraine-held city

The remains of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in territory held by the Ukrainian government today on their way to the Netherlands, after delays and haphazard treatment of the bodies that put pressure on European foreign ministers meeting in Brussels to impose tougher economic sanctions on Russia.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Recorder

Music Fest Helps Fire Department

"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.

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Wall Street Journal

The Innocent Lives of Flight 17

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.

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Gloversville Leader-Herald

Richard Lee Hughes

Richard Lee Hughes, 67, formerly of New York City, passed away Monday, June 23, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, after a brief illness.

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Gloversville Leader-Herald

Social Painting

For 30 years Deb Deming has taught art to Gloversville high school students. Recently, she's expanded her teaching to a wider range of students, in a different kind of classroom.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17: What we know so far

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.

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Recorder

Vaccination clinic set for city dogs

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.

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Recorder

Whitty to start as fire chief July 28

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.

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Recorder

Only the strong: Locals prep for Strongman contest

Adam Shinder/Recorder staff Bryan Baia lifts a 225-pound keg onto a platform of tires as Mike Altieri looks on Friday outside of Alpin Haus Fitness in the town of Amsterdam.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Sharing stories and song at Seeger Fest July 18-21

Since the passings of icons, activists and Beacon residents Pete and Toshi Seeger, tributes have poured into the Hudson Valley from all over the world.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

95.5 The Fish

HILLSONG Presents: The Power of the Name

Names are important. Expectant parents deliberate endlessly over the name of their forthcoming child.

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Recorder

Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, Ukrainian officials said, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the aircraft.

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Gloversville Leader-Herald

St. Mary's nurses seek union

Holding signs stating "Put Patients First," "Kids & Parents Support St. Mary's Nurses" and "Sheet Metal Workers Support Nurses," more than 30 people, including nurses from St. Mary's Hospital, gathered Wednesday to draw attention to the nurses' unionization effort at the hospital.

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Recorder

Montgomery County District attorney's report

Lovelace was arrested Oct. 29, 2013, after an altercation with a police officer.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Albany Times Union

Nurses at Amsterdam hospital look to join union

About 200 registered nurses are seeking to join the New York Nurses Association, according to a NYSNA spokeswoman.

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Recorder

City charter review: Are big changes on the horizon?

A seven-member city council presided over by a president -- this could be the direction in which Amsterdam is headed.

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Recorder

Outcry over hoops shows some results

An ordinance passed two weeks ago banning basketball hoops from city streets and sidewalks was a hot topic at Tuesday's Common Council meeting in Amsterdam.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Gloversville Leader-Herald

Public Display

Fulton County Historian Samantha Hall-Saladino said she's working with Gloversville Farmers Market Manager Brian Nellis to organize a "pop-up" museum at the market Aug. 23. Fulton County Historian Samantha Hall-Saladino goes over a document at her office Friday in Johnstown.

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Business Journal

Amsterdam power generation business PCT leases warehouse

Power and Composite Technologies LLC, a manufacturer of custom composites and power generation components in Amsterdam, New York, leased space in a 60,000-square-foot warehouse as part of a consolidation plan.

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