Breaking News from Gloversville
Find the latest Gloversville News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Fire burns Murphy’s Irish Pub in Gloversville
The front of Murphy's Irish Pub on West Fulton Street in Gloversville, as seen this morning, was damaged by fire at about 12:30 a.m. today. (The Leader-Herald/Michael Anich)
Driver, two killed in Monday Schoharie County crash identified
Killed were passengers 11-year-old Elizabeth France, of Fort Plain, and Christina N. France, 37, of Cobleskill, state police confirmed.
DA: Former BH-BL student pleads guilty to threatening school
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. >> A former Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District student recently admitted to threatening to commit murder at a school, authorities said.
Johnstown man charged with robbery
Police allege that on Saturday at 7:50 a.m., Rose held a knife and demanded the man's money at the corner of North Melcher and West State streets. Rose took $337 from the man and then ran into a house on North Melcher, police said.
Mayfield’s Dopp, Hart court cases adjourned
In April, Dopp was charged by state police for official misconduct and theft of services for allegedly using town employees, equipment and materials to deliver stone to his personal home.
Three-time felon headed to federal prison in marijuana case
A three-time felon who police believe sold large quantities of marijuana around the Glens Falls and Saratoga Springs regions was sentenced to 71 months in federal prison Tuesday and agreed to forfeit $117,000.Ryan R. Mershon, 40, of Ballston Spa will also spend 3 years on supervised release after he
Saratoga County DA issues IRS scam warning
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. >> Saratoga County District Attorney Karen Heggen says her office has received multiple complaints about someone contacting local residents, claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service.
Devanneys of the Fulton County Salvation Army are relocating
“It’s bittersweet,”Ann Marie Devanney said Tuesday.“We’ve invested ourselves in the community and feel that the community has invested in us. It’s not easy, this city has definitely been home for the last three years.”
Mother, daughter die in Schoharie crash
A crash Monday afternoon in the Schoharie County town of Seward left two people dead.On Wednesday, state police at Latham released the identities of the passengers in the crash, which remains under investigation.
Stories this photo appears in:
School Chancellor Carranza in his own wordsJust over four months on the job, newly appointed public schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza has already seen his fair share of what New York City is dealing with in terms of public education.DiscussBy CYRIL JOSH BARKER Amsterdam News Staff and NAYABA AR
Two die in Tuesday crash in Schoharie County
Two passengers in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene, and the driver was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of his injuries, troopers said.
Man charged with rape in Schenectady
SCHENECTADY - A city man has been arrested, accused of raping someone from late May until last week, authorities said.
Police: Man hit woman in Schenectady, endangered child
SCHENECTADY - An Albany man punched his ex-girlfriend earlier this month, causing their 14-month-old child to hit his face on a mailbox, authorities said.
2 dead, 1 injured in Schoharie County crash
The teenage driver, whose name has not been released, was taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital with injuries. Two passengers, who have also not yet been identified, died at the scene, troopers said.
FMCC graduate Kassidy Cook named Future Nurse Leader
Started in 2014 to recognize the high quality of students graduating from nursing schools in New York and foster engagement and ongoing professional development, the award is given to graduating students in honor of their scholarship, professional dedication and commitment to community service, acco
Police: Man broke another man's teeth in Schenectady assault
Steven Perry, 35, of Backus Street, faces one count of second-degree assault, a felony, and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor.
Johnstown woman pleads in credit card case
Christine M. Kohout, 40, of 32 S. William St., pleaded guilty Wednesday before County Court Judge Polly A. Hoye to one felony count of fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, as part of a plea arrangement.
Service road would have eased traffic
In the early 1970’s, the town of Amsterdam planning board had the foresight to see the development that was to occur north of the city on Route 30.At that time, they wrote to the state Department of Transportation [DOT] suggesting that they consider the parallel service road leading to controlled in
Man put on probation for cocaine sale
Lorenzo N. Figueroa, 27, pleaded guilty last December to third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance for a cocaine sale in Queensbury in November 2016. He was arrested by State Police, and formerly lived in Glens Falls.
Ballston Spa motorcyclist killed in crash
The operator of the motorcycle, James P. Van Ness of Ballston Spa, was pronounced dead at the scene, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. The operator of the 2005 Jeep Liberty, 18-year-old Delaney Brooks of Ballston Spa, was treated at the scene for minor injuries.