Saturday Aug 16
Local berry growers aren't blue about this year's crop
In Broadalbin, Meadowlark Farms was crawling with blueberry connoisseurs Friday, with buckets in their hands and blueberry juice dribbling down their chins.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
County to aid assessment fights
Fulton County is putting to use a new policy to assist cities and towns legally fighting assessment reduction claims that ultimately can affect the county.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Foundation to host barbecue fundraiser
The Broadalbin-Perth Education Foundation will host a chicken barbecue fundraiser featuring live music by the Crossroads Acoustic Duo from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Broadalbin American Legion Pavilion, at the intersection of Pine Street and Route 29. The tickets can be purchased for $9 each before the event through the foundation website.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Stemming the Tide
On a hot, humid day in August at the Broadalbin boat launch, Nick Georgelas has a job to do - inspecting boats going in and coming out of the lake as part of a college program to prevent the spread of invasive species.
The community is working to help the Korona family rebound from barn fire
What took less than one hour to tear the Korona Dairy Farm apart is now bringing a community together.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Amsterdam High School class of 1964 will hold its 50th reunion the weekend of Aug. 8-10.
Transfer stations have drop-off textile boxes
Starting this week, all Fulton County transfer stations will have new textile drop-off containers, and begin accepting an expanded list of items.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Seven individuals were arrested by state police this weekend for driving while intoxicated in various locations in the Fulton County area.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Hamilton County News
Firehouse getting new lighting
The Village of Speculator Board of Trustees has approved spending up to $5,200 to replace and upgrade the lights in the fire hall here.
Hamilton County News
Director Corinne Hayden is the first adult in the middle row. Counselors include Erika Foster, Kaelie Brenan, Nick Taylor, Tucker Young, and Alex Brenan, all shown, and Dan Page, who is not pictured.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Stella G. Barrie
Stella G. Barrie, 78, of County Highway 110, Broadalbin, died Friday evening, July 25, 2014, at the Edward L. Wilkinson Residential Health Care Facility, Amsterdam, following a courageous fight with Parkinson's Disease.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Residents Look for Treasure
As the saying goes, 'one man's junk is another man's treasure,' area residents stopped by Broadalbin-Perth High School's parking lot Saturday to search for their own treasure at the annual Junk-in-the-Trunk flea market hosted by the Broadalbin Youth Commission.
Ken Fruehstorfer, originally from Pennsylvania, and Maryellen Driscoll, originally from Boston, opened Free Bird Farm in 1999.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Raymond A. Sherman Jr.
Raymond A. Sherman, Jr., 79, of Maple Street, Broadalbin, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at St. Mary's Healthcare surrounded by loving family.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Comptroller's audit is critical of Broadalbin highway hours
A year-long audit conducted by the New York State Comptroller's Office has found issues with how town officials are monitoring highway employees' work hours and paid time off.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.