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It's Fair Time
Young Garret Nare of Fort Plain held on to the steer in a chute, waiting for the signal to start.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Boundaries trip up plans
The governments of Fulton and Montgomery counties want to build a regional business park, but they need the town of Mohawk and the city of Johnstown to agree to a tax revenue-sharing agreement first.
Service to the community leads to prestigious award
Dozens of community leaders and guests made their way to the garden on Monday evening to celebrate the 94th annual Women's Equality Day and honor the 2014 Equality Award recipient at an event hosted by the Elizabeth Cady Stanton Hometown Association.
Johnstown appoints teachers
Existing teachers were praised and new teachers hired at a recent meeting of the Greater Johnstown School District Board of Education at Johnstown High School.
Canajoharie golfers win
Sam Shostek and Austin Countryman each shot a 42 to lead Canajoharie to a 12-3 victory over Duanesburg in a Western Athletic Conference boys golf match at Canajoharie Country Club on Monday.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
FAGE prepares for mass hiring as $82 million expansion wraps up next month
LeChase Construction Services LLC will complete a two-year, $82 million expansion of the FAGE yogurt factory in Johnstown, New York next month.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Betty Jean Fraker
Betty Jean Fraker, 86, of Gloversville, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014. She was born December 7, 1927, in Gloversville, daughter of the late George and Bertha Grant Johnson.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Reunion slated for Johnstown class
The Johnstown High School class of 1959 will have its 55th reunion. A cash bar cocktail social is planned for Friday at the Holiday Inn and a dinner will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Hales Mills Country Club.
Dollar General may open in village
Dollar General may open a location at 2480 Route 30 in the village, according to Ward and Code Enforcement Officer Michael Stewart.
Down to earth
When Joseph Emanuele recently went to 4 p.m. Saturday Mass at St. Mary's Church in Amsterdam, he encountered something he didn't expect.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Thanks for supporting county K9 teams
Thank you to everyone who came out to the K9 car, truck and bike show June 27 to support the Fulton County Sheriff' s Department K9 teams .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
County to pay half of water study
The Fulton County Board of Supervisors recently authorized the county to pay a $9,600 portion of the city Water Board's contract with an engineering firm that's evaluating the city's water system.
Council OKs SWAT team
The Common Council recently approved an intermunicipal agreement between Johnstown and Gloversville police to have a joint Special Weapons and Tactics Team.
Jeanne E. Johnson
Jeanne E. Johnson, age 75, of Johnstown, passed away at home on Friday, August 15, 2014, after a brief illness.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Popularity of Greek-style yogurt soaring
The market share of Greek-style yogurt sales in the US has shot up from just 1 percent in 2007 to 49 percent this year, according to a report by Bernstein Research.
Eddie 2 draws thousands to park
For 12 straight hours Saturday, local bands took the stages at Pine Lake Park to celebrate a life and give a helping hand to college students.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
International Martial Arts Expo slated
The event will be hosted by Pazzaglia's Kenpo Karate. The seminar starts Friday from 5 to 10 p.m. and runs all day Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will feature legendary full-contact fighter Benny Urquidez, who will be the featured presenter and guest instructor, as well as eight other internationally recognized martial artists.
Schumer touts Tryon project
U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer on Thursday toured the 515-acre site of the proposed Tryon Technology Park and Incubator Center, urging the Northern Border Regional Commission to provide federal funding for the project.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
County drops excess insurance
Fulton County legislators Monday declined to purchase a "specific excess" Worker's Compensation Insurance policy it has purchased in the past, saving the county nearly $90,000.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Mayfield may be able to remove big cats
Town officials may be able to remove tigers and leopards from a man's property after a recent court decision denied his petition to annul a zoning board decision.