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2 mishaps, 1 DWI charge in Montgomery
A drunk Montgomery County driver struck a sign, took off and not far away landed in a ditch, State Police said Saturday.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
High-speed rail may get on track in area
Local officials have varied opinions about recently revealed proposals for a high-speed passenger train service to run through Montgomery County.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Village and sanitary district to undergo joint study, board hires engineer for water line project
Montgomery County Sanitary District 1 Chairman James Post approached the Canajoharie Village Board during Tuesday's meeting to discuss a joint $38,000 grant awarded to the two agencies in Nov., 2013, aimed at funding an efficiency study that will take a detailed look at the current sanitary systems in Nelliston and Canajoharie.
Village board names GAVAC lead 911 responder
On Tuesday evening, the Canajoharie Village Board decided unanimously, minus absent trustees Jena Coppernoll and Stanley Smith, to name Greater Amsterdam Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
Spicy chili recipes warm guests at annual fundraising Chili Cookoff
On Saturday, the second annual fundraising Chili Cookoff was held at the VanAlstyne Homestead, sending winter out with a spicy kick and raising money for upcoming, warm weather maintenance work at the Moyer St. historical facility.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Locals dress to impress at chamber Oscars Gala
On Sunday evening, as the 2014 Oscars played on a large television in the Old Palatine School, well-dressed locals shared conversation about their favorite films and dined on unique hors d'oeuvres created by five local chefs during the Canajoharie-Palatine Chamber of Commerce's first Oscars Gala.
Seniors collect money for fire department
The Canajoharie Senior Citizens held their annual "belated" Christmas covered dish dinner in January.
CCS students and educators fight for fair funding
Joshua Thomas During Friday's rally, members of the Fort Plain-Canajoharie Drama Club ran through scenes from the "Wizard of Oz", playing March 28-30 at CHS.
Looking Back - 03/06/2014
Heavy snow has again taken its toll as a second roof collapse on a village building, this time the roof of the village Department of Public Works garage on West Main Street.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Upcoming Events - 02/27/2014
The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a breakfast presentation, the State of Montgomery County, featuring Montgomery County Executive Matthew Ossenfort, on Friday, Feb. 28, at 8 a.m. at The Winner's Circle, 3293 Route 5. The event is sponsored by C.T. Male Associates and is open to chamber members, their employees, and to the ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Grandma's Kitchen expands into new location
Grandma's Kitchen, a family-owned and operated restaurant specializing in homemade baked goods, breakfast and lunch items, which became a mainstay in St. Johnsville, operating there on Main St. for the past 3 1/2 years, has moved to Canajoharie.
Cast and crew of locally produced film "Brink" celebrate
On Sunday evening, a wrap party -- celebrating the completion of principal photography for the locally created, ensemble film "Brink" -- was held at Gino's Restaurant in downtown Canajoharie.
Looking Back - 02/27/2014
Ames Cub Scouts Honored at Blue and Gold Dinner: The annual Blue and Gold dinner, the event Cub Scouts of Ames Pack 82 have been eagerly awaiting all year, was held last Friday evening, Feb. 22, 1964, at the Ames Methodist Church.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Upcoming Events - 02/20/2014
The village board of trustees had changed its meeting night this week from Tuesday, Feb. 18, to Thursday, Feb 20. CANAJOHARIE -- Fort Plain Boy Scout Troop 61 will hold a fundraising night at the Dutchtown Plaza McDonald's, Palatine Bridge, on Tuesday, Feb. 25. A percentage of all items sold between 5-7 p.m. will benefit the group.
Looking Back - 02/20/2014
The Burning of the Valleys Special Events Committee met at the Van Alstyne Homestead, Canajoharie, for the purpose of planning the 215th Anniversary commemoration of the Assembly of General James Clinton's Grand Brigade, to be held in Canajoharie.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Looking Back - 02/13/2014
The February 7, 2013 issue of the C-S-E featured a picture of the 1949-50 Fort Plain High School basketball team.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Student art on display through Feb. 28
Last Thursday, Canajoharie Central School District art teachers unveiled selections of their students' finest work from throughout the 2013-2014 school year at the Arkell Museum at Canajoharie, 2 Erie Blvd. Prior to the annual student art show -- which takes up three galleries -- each district art teacher, including Elementary and High School Art ... (more)
Nine charged in welfare fraud sting
The arrests were made by the department's Welfare Fraud Investigative Unit under the direction of supervising investigator Michael J. Villa, in conjunction with the district attorney's office, the sheriff's office and the Amsterdam Police Department.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Mary (Stadler) Johnson
Mary Johnson passed away on February 4, 2014, in Birmingham, AL at the age of 95. She was born in Trading Post, Kansas moving to a farm near Canajoharie, NY as a child.