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  1. Local governments to grapple with huge road salt price hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Recorder

    ... of weeks, leaving some local highway departments time to budget accordingly. However, for municipalities such as Amsterdam, highway officials are hoping for a milder snowfall trend than last season to make up for previously budgeted expenditures. "I ...

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  2. Stanavich's epic night sullied by lossRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Recorder

    Bryan Stanavich had played 47 minutes and 52 seconds of perhaps the greatest statistical game in the storied history of Amsterdam High School football. He had to watch it end from the sidelines.

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  3. Amsterdam has more than just City Hall, Guy Park Manor on national registerRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Recorder

    Most of the properties in Amsterdam recognized on the National Register of Historic Places are well-known, such as City Hall, Guy Park Manor and the National Guard Armory. However, Jerry Snyder, president of the Historic Amsterdam League, said of the 12 Amsterdam properties on the register, people only recognize about a handful of those buildings as historic.

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  4. May Rita MollerRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Recorder

    May Rita Moller, age 92, formerly of Amsterdam, New York, passed away Tuesday September 16, 2014 at the Gateway House of Peace in Ballston Spa, NY. Funeral services will be held Monday September 22, 2014 at 10:15 at the Riley Mortuary, Inc., 110 Division Street, Amsterdam, followed at 11:00 by a Mass of Christian Burial, which will be celebrated at St. Mary's Church 156 East Main Street, Amsterdam.

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  5. Deerfield man arraigned after 3rd DWI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    ... at that time, Sevene's vehicle had rolled over after colliding with a vehicle driven by Mo Mingsheng, 44, of Amsterdam, N.Y., who was not injured. According to court documents prepared by State Police trooper Daniel E. Moran, a witness reported that ...

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  6. Johnstown golfers top B-PRead the original story

    Friday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... 40, while Noah Scott shot 44, Trevor Hemstreet 51 and Nick Scavia 52 for a combined score of 187 for the Patriots. AMSTERDAM - James Phelps shot a round of 39 for the Rams but it was not enough as Scotia-Glenville slipped past Amsterdam in the ...

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  7. FMCC closes centerRead the original story

    Friday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Fulton-Montgomery Community College closed its Riverfront Center classroom site in Amsterdam, cut two positions and is making other budget reductions because of a drop in enrollment. Enrollment is down by 8 percent, or about 180 full-time equivalent students, at the college, officials said Thursday.

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  8. Work under way at shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... was tilting on top of the coliseum was removed for repairs Tuesday. Signs for David Jablonski Construction Co. of Amsterdam were up at the coliseum as a crew worked on the roof Wednesday. The shrine needs to replace tier roofs and windows in the ...

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  9. Black Horses gallop past AHS soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Recorder

    Adam Shinder/Recorder staff Schuylerville's Jose Mendoza heads the ball past Amsterdam defender Tim Steele during Thursday's match at Lynch Literacy Academy. Adam Shinder/Recorder staff Amsterdam's Jared Baldizon and Isaiah Cameron-Murray converge on Schuylerville's Matt Saddlemire during Thursday's match at Lynch Literacy Academy.

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  10. Enrollment decline forces F-MCC to vacate its Amsterdam satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Recorder

    Fulton-Montgomery Community College President Dustin Swanger notified the board of trustees on Thursday night that the college has vacated its satellite campus in Amsterdam's Riverfront Center. The closing of the satellite location was one of several changes the college made to cover an anticipated 8 percent decline in enrollment for the 2014-15 academic year.

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  11. Local sisters in the fight against the long goodbyeRead the original story

    Friday | Recorder

    On a recent sunny afternoon at Amsterdam's Wilkinson Skilled Nursing Facility, Michelle Wetsky and her sister Rachel Stark took a break from the nursing unit to spend time with a favorite resident -- their 83-year-old grandmother Beverly Billington. During their get-together, Billington referred to her oldest granddaughter Wetsky as "Christina," and talked about roller-skating with her cat "Cali."

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  12. About face: Ramsaran testifies on his own behalfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Evening Sun

    Despite saying he did not want to take the stand in his own defense in Chenango County Court Wednesday, alleged murderer Ganesh R. Ramsaran opted to testify Thursday. Ramsaran provided the jurors some of his personal background, telling them he was born Amsterdam in the Netherlands and moved to the Bronx in New York at the age of 12. The defendant recalled his high school years playing various sports, including football, lacrosse and wrestling.

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  13. Norma G. De VostRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Recorder

    Mrs. Norma G. De Vost, 93, formerly of Canal Street, Fort Plain, and most recently of Montgomery Street, Canajoharie, New York died Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the Wilkinson Center in Amsterdam, NY, following a brief illness. Born on June 9, 1921 in Buffalo, NY, she was the daughter of John and Bertha Gould.

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  14. Donna L. NicholsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Recorder

    Donna L. Nichols, 69, of Cliff St., Canajoharie, NY passed away Tuesday at St. Mary's Hospital in Amsterdam, following a long illness. Donna was employed as a school teacher in Gloversville, medical technologist at Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville, and health care worker.

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  15. Read CommentsRead the original story

    Friday | Recorder

    ... tricky without an official condemnation and I will attest to that having condemned many a buildings in the city of Amsterdam including where persons were living on DSS rent payments. So there is nothing new. If Mayor Thane wanted to send a message ...

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  16. Labor union demands put New York hospital "in the red," document saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... The news follows a separate but related development recently at St. Mary's Healthcare , a hospital system in Amsterdam, about 14 miles away from Nathan Littauer. The New York State Nurses Association last week withdrew its petition seeking to ...

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  17. Maritime Reporter @ 75: The Daily CartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Marine News

    ... Crews Vote on Joining New Union Uniting with the International Organization of Masters, The Port of Cleveland and Amsterdam-based Spliethoff Group announced today their mutual intent to add a second monthly vessel to the Cleveland-Europe Express ...

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  18. MM&P Hopes to Pad Ranks with Brown Water MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Marine News

    ... Crews Vote on Joining New Union Uniting with the International Organization of Masters, The Port of Cleveland and Amsterdam-based Spliethoff Group announced today their mutual intent to add a second monthly vessel to the Cleveland-Europe Express ...

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  19. Developing failed casino site could be costlyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Courier Standard

    ... "I would be willing to bring a proposal to the town board and the planning board for it to be heard." The city of Amsterdam could also be impacted, since 30 acres of the site is located within city limits. Rose said city officials are supportive of ...

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  20. Locals keeping an eye on spread of virusRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Recorder

    In light of the nationwide spread of the enterovirus D68, St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam will hold an emergency management meeting Friday to discuss how to train and prepare in the event the illness makes its way into Montgomery County. "We want to have the most up-to-date information on the virus so we can review what the current guidelines are," St. Mary's spokeswoman Jerri Cortese said Wednesday.

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