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Sidney's first St. Patrick's Day parade is a hit

Allison CollinsSidney resident Brianna Harper, 9, waves an Irish flag during the during the village's inaugural 'Irish for a Day' celebration Saturday. Allison CollinsOrganizers said hundreds lined Main Street in Sidney for the village's inaugural St. Patrick's Day parade, presented by the Sidney Ch

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-18 23:18:43

Fire harm worker at nursing home

Someone cleaning in the kitchen at Cooperstown Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing was hurt when the cleaner ignited and caused a small fire on Saturday evening, the chief of the Cooperstown Fire Department said Monday. The man was taken by Cooperstown Medical Transport to Bassett Medical Center i

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-20 01:32:21

Pony delights Cooperstown nursing home residents

Cupid, born on Valentine's Day, is a 9-year-old therapy Shetland pony who came to visit residents at Cooperstown Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing through Center Health's Happy Horse Program. Bronx-based Centers Health Care began the Happy Horse Program in 2016. Now the program serves more than

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-20 00:12:43

Snow alert: Up to 8 inches possible for Wednesday

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The first full day of spring on Wednesday could bring up to 8 inches of snow. That's according to Tom Wasula, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Albany. Spring is scheduled to start at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday. But anyone who thought the change of seas

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-19 22:17:05

Local man arrested for knifepoint abduction

QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A local man is facing several charges after an alleged knifepoint abduction over the weekend. The Warren County Sheriff's Office says Miguel Medrano-Garcia got into an argument Saturday in Hudson Falls. Medrano-Garcia is then accused of driving a woman and her 3-year-old

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-03-19 15:23:28

City mulls penalty for party hosts

City police will have another tool to fight underage drinking if the Common Council passes a proposed "social host" ordinance, Police Chief Douglas Brenner said Monday. The Council will consider the proposal during a meeting at City Hall, 258 Main St. downtown, at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The agenda for the

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-20 00:40:41

Saugerties bank robber is granted parole, could be freed next month

One of the people involved in an April 2012 robbery spree that ended with a heist at Sawyer Savings Bank in Saugerties has been granted parole and could be released as soon as April 11, according to the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. The release of John B. Streb Jr., 33,

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-03-19 04:00:00

3 Seek 2 Trustee Spots In Cooperstown Election

COOPERSTOWN - Three candidates will be seeking two village trustee positions when polls open noon-9 p.m. tomorrow (Tuesday, March 20) at the fire house on Chestnut Street. The two Democratic incumbents, Cindy Falk and Jim Dean, are running for another term, challenged by Republican Fred Schneider. T

ALLOTSEGO.COM - 2018-03-20 00:30:38

OPD to beef up patrols for St. Patrick's Day

Saturday is St. Patrick's Day, and law enforcement coverage will be increased. Oneonta city police will have extra patrols working Saturday, according to Chief Douglas Brenner, who said officers also will be on the look out for college students celebrating "St. Oney's Day," an unofficial "holiday" i


Maple Weekend showcases home-grown sweetness

It may be sappy, but maple people are sweet; the Hill family of Shaver Hill farms in Harpersfield served an all-day breakfast Saturday and Sunday for their 23rd annual open house during New York Maple Weekend, which will continue March 24 and 25. Families filled rows of tables to eat pancakes and sa

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-18 23:18:14

Antique show set for today

The items will include clocks, stoneware, textiles, furniture of all kinds, glass and china, silver and gold, paintings, vintage clothing, jewelry, and collectibles. There will be homemade chili, macaroni ham and cheese, soup, sandwiches, and desserts available in the cafe. This show is a major fun

LEADER-HERALD - 2018-03-18 07:00:00

Business Beat: Veterinarian to retire after 40 years

Tentrr Inc., a consumer technology marketplace and outdoors company, will have a grand opening at 118 Commerce Drive in the Oneonta Business Park in the town of Oneonta, officials said. The event with Chief Executive Officer Michael D'Agostino will offer tours and be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday,


Tannersville feels the luck of the Irish

TANNERSVILLE - The spirit of St. Patrick was on display in Tannersville on Saturday as the village hosted its St. Patrick's Day parade. On a bright, sunny day, 10 fire trucks from Hunter, Tannersville, Haines Falls and Hensonville glided down Main Street next to people shouting "Happy St. Patrick's

HUDSONVALLEY360.COM - 2018-03-18 07:15:00

State backing for 4 big solar projects takes local officials by surprise

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced last week that the state was investing $1.4 billion in 22 big solar power projects across the state, including four in the mid-Hudson. News of state backing for four large-scale solar power projects caught local officials by surprise. None of the projects has filed for th

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-03-19 00:04:48

Chance of snow on Tuesday into Wednesday for the mid-Hudson Valley

A possible nor'easter on Wednesday would likely miss the mid-Hudson Valley but could result in some snow, according to the National Weather Service in Albany. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit Snow lingers in the forecast for Tuesday going into Wednesday for the mid-Hudson Valley re

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-19 11:44:25

Man arrested after police chase

A Norwich man was arrested on multiple charges after a foot chase Thursday, according to the Chenango County Sheriff's Office. Johnathon M. Gemberling, 19, was wanted on a bench warrant from Chenango County Court for failure to comply with conditions after a conviction on third-degree criminal posse


Rockland roads to avoid: Scheduled work for week of March 18

There are a few roadwork projects scheduled this week in Rockland County, on Routes 9W, 17, 45, 59 and 202, according to 511ny.org.Route 9W Various northbound lanes at South Franklin Street in Orangetown will be closed on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Route 17 Various lanes in both directions betwee


Teen Talk: Activism is our only option, now

Seventeen people were ruthlessly murdered on Feb. 14. Nikolas Cruz, 19, allegedly used an AR-15 to massacre 17 people, including bright, innocent teenagers who attended Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school - students who lived lives strikingly similar to the children who attend schools across the e