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Reporter's Notebook: Self-defense for women gets boost at SUCO

The State University College at Oneonta has held women's self-defense classes since the 1990s, but University Police and Chief Jennifer Fila are trying to get the word out again that the course is available to students and faculty. "We've kind of reinvigorated the program with fresh young blood," sa

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 22:44:59

Engagement: Galleazzi - Tino

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Galleazzi of Stamford announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Galleazzi, to Nicholas Tino, son of Kelly and Jim Tino of Johnstown. The bride-to-be and her fiance are graduates of the paramedic program at the State University College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobles

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 20:00:00

Schoharie County man arrested for alleged child sex abuse

RICHMONDVILLE - A Schoharie County man was arrested for alleged child sex abuse earlier this week, State Police said Friday. Jose Bruno, 29, of Richmondville was charged with felony sex abuse and misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child Tuesday. Troopers said they received a complaint regardin

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-24 15:40:28

Richmondville man charged with sex abuse, endangering

A Richmondville man is behind bars, on sexual abuse charges. State Police arrested Jose E. Bruno, 29, on Wednesday. In February, the Bureau of Criminal Investigation at the Princetown barracks received a complaint about possible sex abuse of two children under the age of 10. Following an investigati

WRGB - 2017-11-24 15:29:52

Man accused of felony stabbing

A Worcester man has been charged with felony assault, Oneonta city police said Tuesday. Dustin Robinson, 35, was charged Nov. 10 with second-degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon, a 4-inch folding knife, said Chief Douglas Brenner. Robinson was arguing with a woman at about 1 a.m. Nov.

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 00:19:54

Shandaken man dies in Poughkeepsie; two held on murder charges

Frederick Veitch III Two Poughkeepsie men have been charged with second-degree murder in the death of a man who has been identified as Shandaken resident Frederick Veitch III, known as Joe. The 28-year-old was the son of Phoenicia Barber Shop owner Fred Veitch. Joe was an HVAC technician and had tra

HUDSONVALLEYONE.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Farmers' Museum to host 'A Christmas Carol'

ContributedMichael Henrici, pictured here, will portray Ebenezer Scrooge in an upcoming performance of "A Christmas Carol" at the Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown. The Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown will present live performances of Charles Dickens' classic "A Christmas Carol" on Dec. 15, 16, and 17.

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 19:00:00

Cherry Branch Gallery to host exhibit, sale

ContributedThis collage, by artist Christine Alexander, is among the works in an upcoming exhibit and sale at the Cherry Branch Gallery. The Cherry Branch Gallery, at 25 Main St. in Cherry Valley, will present an exhibit of work by artists and artisans whose pieces have been selected specifically fo

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 17:00:00

Stiles appointed to Hampton Beach Area Commission

HAMPTON Selectmen appointed former state senator Nancy Stiles to the Hampton Beach Area Commission Monday, though two selectmen opposed appointing anyone at all. The Board of Selectmen voted 3-2 to appoint Stiles to the commission, formed by the Legislature to oversee the completion of the Hampton B


Planet Fitness opens up gym to Hampton's first responders

HAMPTON Planet Fitness is offering Hampton first responders access to the gym inside its recently-opened corporate world headquarters on Liberty Lane as a way of giving back to its new community. Firefighters and officers will have access to the gym from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the


Hampton drops ban on panhandling after court ruling

HAMPTON Selectmen repealed a town ordinance against begging Monday to fall in line with rulings by federal judges protecting panhandling as a First Amendment right. The board voted 3-2 to repeal the ordinance after Town Manager Fred Welch said the town was at risk of being sued for having the ban on


Hampton police log: Oct. 24- Nov. 11

Tuesday, Oct. 24 9:55 a.m. Arrested Michael M. Ndungu, 42, of Weymouth, Mass., on the charge of second-degree assault. Friday, Oct. 27 3:02 p.m. Arrested Ann Katavola, 32, on the charge of open container violation and on an arrest warrant. Saturday, Oct. 28 12:10 a.m. Arrested Keith E. Gagne, 27, of


Not a good welcome to Hampton!

To the Editor: Our names are Sarah and Josie and we go to Marston Elementary School in Hampton. We think that the sand sculpture right before the intersection in town is very inappropriate. It shows a girl without a bathing suit top on and a dog pulling at her bottoms. Kids, including us, live in th


'Dog of the Year' winners to join Santa in Christmas parade

NEWBURYPORT - Instead of eight tiny reindeer, two dogs - one large, one small - will lead old St. Nick and Mrs. Claus to Market Square in Newburyport's annual Santa Parade and Tree Lighting this Sunday. The parade, which has been running for more than a decade, will feature a new element this year k

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 09:36:00

Residents blame neighbor for Thanksgiving fire that damaged West Side apartment building

MANCHESTER - Pattie Harris enjoyed a Thanksgiving buffet at Ashworth By The Sea on Hampton Beach, hours later she'd learned her West Side apartment had been heavily damaged by a fire in the building. Thanksgiving was "my favorite holiday," Harris, 76, said Friday morning outside soot-covered and cha

UNION LEADER - 2017-11-24 20:23:00

Rose Farm development will have negative impact

To the Editor: Last Thursday, I had the opportunity to join a group of approximately 40 people on a joint site walk with the Exeter Planning Board and Conservation Commission. The purpose of the site walk was to view a 50-acre land parcel owned by Exeter Rose Farm, LLC (developer) and Benjamin and J

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2017-11-24 17:17:47

Hikes with naturalists, nature journaling and more at Minnesota parks

Hikes with naturalists Interstate State Park 1-2 p.m. Friday (entry is free at all state parks Friday) Join the park naturalist for a 1-mile hike along the Railroad Trail. Meet at the trailhead at the Taylors Falls Community Center. (651-465-5711, ext. 225, mndnr.gov) Blue Mounds State Park, Luve

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 14:53:00

Interstate Park body ID'd as missing kayaker

INTERSTATE PARK, Wis. - A body discovered by hunters at Interstate State Park has been identified as a kayaker missing for four months. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says medical examiners positively identified the body as 49-year-old Vue Her of Oakdale. Her was reported missing to Chisago County

KARE - 2017-11-23 16:26:10

Candidates line up Harsdorf's former seat

Seven candidates have filed paperwork to run in a special election to fill the state Senate seat vacated by newly appointed Agriculture Secretary Sheila Harsdorf. Voters will choose replacements Jan. 16 for the Senate District 10 seat, which has state Reps. Adam Jarchow, of Balsam Lake, and Shannon


Body found that of missing kayaker

Vue Her - Photo courtesy Fox 9 news ST. CROIX FALLS - A body discovered by two hunters Tuesday morning, Nov. 21, has been identified as 49-year-old Vue Her of Oakdale, Minn., the kayaker who went missing in July on the St. Croix River. Authorities were notified at 10:49 a.m. Tuesday that hunters had