47 min ago
Many helped make benefit a success
David A. Fisher Sr. and our family would like to thank so many people for making David's benefit such a success.
4 hrs ago
Youth basketball league forming
The league will be run by the Fulton-Montgomery Community College and Gloversville High School coaching staffs, and FMCC and Gloversville players.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Meet the (animal) plaintiff
At the center of the story was a planned lawsuit by the Nonhuman Rights Project, an advocacy group that hoped to win legal "personhood" on behalf of an animal for the first time in an American court.
City may approve budget Tuesday
The Common Council on Tuesday is expected to approve the 2014 city budget, which calls for a nearly 2 percent tax-levy decrease, two new city jobs and raises for some city employees and elected officials.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Couple seeking to buy church
A Gloversville couple is trying to buy the Albany Roman Catholic Diocese's former St. Anthony's Church buildings on Nicholas Street and turn them into a "community family life center."
Woman gets prison after drug raids
A Gloversville woman arrested in August as part of several daylong drug raids was sentenced Thursday in Fulton County Court to four years in state prison.
Library to host fundraising party
The Gloversville Public Library will host a "thank you" celebration at 4 p.m. Wednesday to mark the end of the first phrase of its capital campaign.
Earl W. Fosmire
Earl W. Fosmire, age 80, of Johnstown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at the Mountain Valley Hospice House, Gloversville.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Group Seeks 'Personhood' for 4 Chimps in NY
Dr. Steven Ross of Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo says CareerBuilder.com's commercial that shows the chimps outsmarting a human co-worker actually poses a risk to chimpanzees because people lose sight of the fact they're an endangered species and less likely to try to save them.
County team saves city over $50K
The Fulton County Demolition Team's recent project that took down a former city glove factory saved the city more than $50,000, a city official said.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Darling promotes AIDS awareness
When David J. Darling met his husband Ralph "Rex" Whitbeck, he knew he had AIDS.
Chimp Sues Master For His Emanicipation
Over the years, there's been legal cases where pets became the sole beneficiaries of their masters' fortunes.
Mrs. Greenman was a Class of 1945 graduate of Johnstown High School and worked for many years in the glove industry until retiring at Grandoe Gloves.
US courts asked to recognize chimps as people
Walking, talking chimpanzees may be TV comedy gold but now three courts in New York are being asked to recognize four chimps as "legal persons" with fundamental rights.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Almost human? Group seeks 'personhood' for 4 chimpanzees in U.S.
More than 60 horses and riders arrived in Vancouver for the upcoming Cavalia Odysseo show, which runs Dec. 7 to Jan. 5., on Monday.
Why The Lawyers Suing To Make Chimpanzees 'People' Should Win
Can chimpanzees be people, legally speaking? Four new lawsuits by an animal advocacy group are trying to use obscure slavery-era law to grant chimpanzees many of the legal rights that people have.
Group Seeks Personhood for Captive Chimpanzees
In a series of lawsuits, a rights group is asking a judge this week to free four chimpanzees held in captivity in New York.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Lawsuit seeks to free chimpanzee in New York
A first-of-its-kind lawsuit filed Monday asks a judge to free a chimpanzee that a lawyer says is being held against his will as a pet in New York.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Supervisors freeze their salary levels
The Board of Supervisors voted last week to adopt an $85.3 million 2014 county budget.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
District sowing transfer of Darling Field: official
While city officials noted maintaining the property - parts of which are currently being taken care of by the Gloversville Enlarged School?District - will be another expense for the city, 5th Ward Councilman Jay Zarrelli said he thinks the city can handle the extra work.