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ART BEAT: Roxbury Arts Center exhibition, 'Small Works,' on display through Jan. 6

"Small Works," an exhibit presented by the Roxbury Arts Group, is currently on display at the Walt Meade Gallery of the Roxbury Arts Center, 5025 Vega Mountain Road, Roxbury. Just in time for the holiday shopping season, the exhibit features works that are sized 12 by 12 inches or smaller and are al


Holiday on Main offers Santa, hayrides and more

Holiday on Main takes place in Margaretville on Saturday, Nov. 25, starting at 11 a.m. Shop owners will offer many special attractions, and numerous fun activities are planned throughout the day. Holiday on Main, hosted by the Business Association of Margaretville, is held in conjunction with Small


Otsego Chamber toasts realty firm, Springbrook

A night of awards and recognition of service in the community lit up The Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown on Nov. 16 night as the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce held its 18th annual small business dinner. The first honor of the night went to Springbrook and its new Family Engagement Center, wh


Gas-truck forum draws angry crowd

Tensions ran high as concerned residents of Otsego County gathered at Milford Central School on Nov. 16 for a community forum on natural gas trucks driving through the county. Boston-based gas trucking company Xpress Natural Gas, or XNG, carries compressed natural gas from Pennsylvania fracking fiel


Horseshoe Lounge Playboys to appear at B Side

The Horseshoe Lounge Playboys will return to Oneonta and the stage of the B Side Ballroom at 1 Clinton Plaza Drive in Oneonta at 9 p.m. Friday. The Playboys feature well-known area bass aficionado Tom Wetmore and three singer-songwriters - Randy Miritelo on guitar, Will Lunn on mandolin and Darin Tr

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-22 11:00:00

Bruce Scofield, Schenevus; Enjoyed Active Retirement After GE Career

Bruce Scofield SCHENEVUS - Bruce Charles Scofield, 67, a 38-year employee of General Electric, passed away at home with his family by his side on Nov. 19, 2017. Bruce was born Oct. 11, 1950, in Cooperstown, the son of Charles D. and Isabel R. (Davis) Scofield. He was a life-long resident of Schenevu


Council scrutinizes city's 2018 budget plan

ONEONTA - Common Council members asked questions about spending and the reasons for a projected 3 percent increase in the tax levy to support the proposed 2018 budget during a meeting Tuesday night. No one spoke during a public hearing on the $22 million budget proposal, but one Common Council membe

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-22 01:58:25

'Mice' to promote performance of 'The Nutcracker'

ContributedMice from the Fokine Ballet Company's production of "The Nutcracker" are shown in this undated photo. They will promote the show with appearances in downtown Oneonta. Area residents might run into a few "mice" while Christmas shopping in downtown Oneonta on Saturday. In preparation for th


Chandler firefighters rescue dog stuck in six foot tortoise hole

CHANDLER, AZ - It was an unusual day and an unusual rescue operation in the backyard of a Chandler home Wednesday. One that begins with a rather unusual reptile. "They're awesome animals it's just if you have a dog that'll go down into the chamber of death that your tortoise digs, it's not a good fi

ABC 15 NEWS - 2017-11-23 04:01:48

Dog rescued from Chandler family's backyard

CHANDLER, Ariz. (KSAZ) - It was a "ruff" day for a dog in the East Valley, as it had to be rescued from a large hole in a family's backyard. Crews from Chandler Fire, APS, and Southwest Gas were all at the home, located near Alma School and Chandler Boulevard, trying to free the trapped pup. Accordi

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2017-11-23 02:10:00

Tunnel trouble: Chandler rescuers work 4 hours to free dog stuck in tortoise-dug burrow

Chandler fire crews worked nearly four hours Wednesday to save a dog trapped in a tortoise-dug tunnel, officials said. Fire officials were called around 10:45 a.m. from a homeowner reporting that his dog was trapped in a tortoise tunnel in the yard, according to Blas Minor, spokesman for the Chandle

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-22 23:59:15

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade under tight security

Viewing of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon inflation will end two hours earlier this year and anyone attending must be screened. Tens of thousands are expected to watch the giant balloons take shape Wednesday afternoon. (Nov. 20) AP The 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will unfold ear

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-22 23:10:28

Valley teen has lots to be thankful for after being smashed on bicycle by hit-and-run driver

C.J. Biehl is getting a little tired of video games. He'd much rather be out playing baseball or riding his bicycle, but he can't do it yet because he's still recovering from being run over on his bicycle a couple months ago. "I try not to think about the chances of me getting killed for getting hi

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-23 04:09:00

Lights party kicks off Ahwatukee holiday season

Residents are counting down the days to Saturday, Nov. 25, when "Ahwatukee's Biggest Outdoor Festival" - the Festival of Lights Kick-Off Party - heralds the start of the holiday season. The Festival of Lights Kick-Off, always held the Saturday after Thanksgiving, marks the illumination of the Millio

AHWATUKEE FOOTHILLS NEWS - 2017-11-23 12:05:00

Family recounts Thanksgiving tragedy after 2015 DUI crash

The National Safety Council estimated more than 400 people will be killed in car crashes nationwide between Wednesday and Sunday over Thanksgiving, and a third of those crashes will involve an impaired driver. One family knows all too well how quickly a life can change due to tragedy. Two years ago,

AZFAMILY - 2017-11-23 07:30:00

5 iconic holiday events in the Southeast Valley

No-burn days and the lack of snow doesn't stop Southeast Valley residents from embracing the holiday season. We deck out our yards, hang wreaths and sip eggnog just like our snowbird brethren up North. In fact, we experience our own form of heat-induced cabin fever and use any excuse to get outside

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-23 13:00:06

Thanksgiving: The Islamic Way

On Thursday as Americans all over the country come together to celebrate the most awaited annual holiday, many might be thinking how can people be thankful when they have lost their loved ones? How can one be thankful when they have lost their homes and precious belongings from hurricanes, or wildfi

PATCH - 2017-11-23 04:08:00

11 drivers charged with DUI in Howard County on Thanksgiving eve

11 drivers charged with DUI in Howard County on Thanksgiving eve HOWARD COUNTY, Md. (WBFF) - Howard County police arrested 11 drivers from around the region overnight for allegedly driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Thanksgiving has been ranked as the deadliest day for alcohol-related

FOXBALTIMORE.COM - 2017-11-23 15:22:26

Police: Watch for skimmers on gas pumps as you fill up this holiday weekend

(WMAR) - You may not think twice to pull out your credit card when you go to fill up. But Howard County officials say pay attention. Many people are hitting the road for the holiday this week. Whether you're going to see friends or family or going to work, you'll have to fill up. So police are sayin

ABC2 NEWS - 2017-11-23 04:20:42

Happy Thanksgiving from HL&T!

Happy Thanksgiving from the Hyattsville Life & Times team! We are so grateful we have the opportunity to cover this great community. We are thankful to you, our readers and neighbors, who make this a wonderful place to live. And we are thankful to our advertisers, whose continued support means so mu

HYATTSVILLELIFE.COM - 2017-11-23 14:40:43