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Norwich swims past Marauders in non-league meet

NORWICH The Lady Purple Tornado mixed things up a bit, as the team swam to a win over host Sherburne-Earlville 55 to 33, Tuesday evening. The 200 yard Medley Relay team of Melissa Stroh, Riley Revior, Margie Winter and Emma Blenis found the top podium position in the event with a time of 2:13.87. N

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-20 14:59:54

Nakoa returns to region for Norwich concert Saturday

The Chenango Arts Council will kick off its 2017-18 performance season at 7 p.m. Saturday with singer/songwriter Matt Nakoa, an internationally recognized performer with roots in Chenango County. Nakoa grew up in Smyrna, but for more than a decade he's been a professional musician. Recent stops have

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-20 00:21:11

Norwich pair pleads not guilty in 11-year-old girl's rape, murder case

NORWICH, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Two Norwich men accused in connection with the rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl in their home pleaded not guilty to all charges on Monday. James Brower and Tobias Rundstrom-Wooding were indicted by a Chenango County grand jury last week on an array of charges ranging

LOCALSYR.COM - 2017-09-18 17:06:59

Absentees decide Otsego, Chenango primaries

Elections officials in Otsego and Chenango counties counted absentee ballots Tuesday that decided some pending, but not all, GOP primaries. Chenango County Board of Elections officials reported a first-ever tie in a primary after counting absentee votes in the primary for Plymouth councilman, and sa

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-20 00:50:23

Accused murderers plead not guilty and seek bail

NORWICH The Norwich man accused of the rape and murder of 11-year-old Jacelyn OConnor pleaded not guilty in Chenango County Court yesterday, along with his co-defendant and alleged accomplice in the crime. Appearing before County Court Judge Frank Revoir, 34-year-old Tobias Rundstrom-Wooding pleade

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-19 14:34:56

318 employees lend a hand in fifth Alvogen Day Community Clean-up

NORWICH Norwich Pharmaceuticals employees took to the streets of the city on Friday, September 15 as part of the fifth annual Alvogen Day Community Clean-up. For five straight years, employees at Norwich Pharmaceutical have taken part in a community clean-up project where its employees split into t

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-18 14:32:53

Absentee ballots reveal Genute wins City Judge Republican primary; tie in race for Plymouth Councilman

NORWICH After the unsealing of 63 absentee ballots and one affidavit, Mike Genute has officially won the Norwich City Court Judge Republican primary election, beating opponent Steve Natoli by a final vote count of 309 to 300. Seven absentee ballots were also unsealed for the Town of Plymouth Counci

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-19 16:43:39

Jury convicts man of killing wife in 2000

COOPERSTOWN - Casey James Callahan, 52, was found guilty Friday morning in Otsego County Court of second-degree murder in the death of his wife, Elizabeth Welsh Callahan 17 years ago. The jury began deliberating Thursday afternoon and announced its decision at about 11:30 a.m. Judge John F. Lambert

COOPERCRIER.COM - 2017-09-19 12:11:13

Betty J. Wellman, 92; 50-Year Boy Scout Council Employee

Betty Jane Wellman LAURENS - Betty J. Wellman, 92, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, at Chestnut Park Nursing Home, Oneonta, after a long battle with dementia and Alzheimer's disease. During the last days she had the comfort and support of her family by her side. She was born Oct. 18, 1924, i

ALLOTSEGO.COM - 2017-09-19 01:32:33

Two Republicans campaign for next year's 118th Assembly election

Philip Paige, a Republican from Madrid, announces his state Assembly campaign Monday at a stop in Gloversville, vying for the seat to be vacated by Marc Butler. Behind him are, from left, Jack Moulton, Nick Wildey, Mayor Dayton King, Ben Eddy and Trevor Bender. (Photo provided - Briana O'Hara, The L


Area sports roundup for Tuesday, Sept. 19

Click here for the area sports roundup for Tuesday, Sept. 19. Upcoming schedule: Wednesday High school Boys soccer: Frankfort-Schuyler at Notre Dame, 4:15; Holland Patent at Clinton, 4:30; Sherburne-Earlville at Adirondack, 4:30; Herkimer at Little Falls, 4:30; West Canada Valley at Dolgeville, 4:30

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2017-09-20 03:46:27

How 'bout them apples? 31st annual Greene AppleFest slated for this Saturday

Frank Speziale photo GREENE The 31st annual Greene AppleFest will take place this Saturday, September 23 at the Ball Flats, where wholesome family fun can be found for all. Thanks to event organizers the First United Methodist Church of Greene, the Greene AppleFest will take place from 9 a.m. to 4

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-19 13:31:30

Boys Soccer: Hamilton, Poland play to a draw

Poland 0, Hamilton 0 >> Poland and Hamilton played to a draw on Monday with both teams earning their first tie of the season. Quinn Robertson made 12 saves to keep Poland off the scoreboard while his counterpart Conner Broadbent made five saves for the visitors.Poland 0, Hamilton 0 At Hamilton Polan

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2017-09-19 04:00:00

Candidates for local November elections selected, file petitions

Editor Residents in the towns of Cazenovia, Nelson and Fenner will have many decisions to make during this November's local and county elections. All three towns have a bevy of candidates, from town supervisors to town board members, highway superintendents, clerks and tax collectors. While many of

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 14:38:02

Ombudsmen needed for long-term care program

Those with a passion for connecting with individuals who reside in long-term care facilities can make a difference. The Resource Center for Independent Living and the state's Long Term Care Ombudsman program are hosting a reception 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Sept. 28, at 258 Genesee St., Utica, fo

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-19 23:00:00

Novartis property's new owner: 'No plan for housing'

SUFFERN - One of the persistent concerns over the future of the vacant Novartis property has been whether a sprawling housing development could spring up on the 162-acre campus. The village's mayor and the former pharmaceutical manufacturing plant's new owner insist that's not going to happen. Amy M

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-19 19:23:10

TEDx brings thought, activity to Oneonta

ONEONTA - Can you be part of a team that builds a tower of spaghetti legs with a marshmallow on top? That challenge and scores of other questions about personal and community growth were presented during a TEDx Oneonta program in downtown Oneonta on Saturday afternoon. Under the theme, "Tipping Poin

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-18 00:48:46

Harpursville Fire Chief Named New Acting Fire Coordinator

Harpursville Fire Chief Jeff Buckler has been named acting Broome County Fire Coordinator. Buckler will replace Thomas Vroman as of September 25, 2017. "When it comes to the safety of the residents of Broome County we want the absolute best," said Broome County Executive Jason Garnar. "Jeff Buckler'

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-20 23:44:00

Wheler Family Conference to focus on community service

Jenna Hartwell, M.Ed., director of veterinary career services and professional development at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, will be the plenary speaker tat the Oct. 3 conference. Her talk is titled, "I'm Not Supposed to Be Here: From College Dropout to Student Devel

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 14:34:00

Police warn residents of new phone scam

Cazenovia Police Chief Michael Hayes has issued a notice warning local residents about a new phone scam that has been reported. According to Hayes, people are getting the phone call that a loved one is in jail or has been hurt or robbed, and they need money as soon as possible. The scammers are dir

EAGLENEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 18:32:27