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Biochar plant gets a reaction

FORT EDWARD - General Electric's old dewatering plant for its completed Hudson River dredging project has been suggested as a site for developers who want to turn waste into fertilizer. Hampton Supervisor David O'Brien said the property has access to the water and a rail line. John Dowd, a partner w

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 17:00:00

Steve Marro has the time

It was the same type of view he relished the previous 10 Saturdays as the clock operator at college football games. It began on Sept. 9 with the short drive from his Rutland home to Castleton University's game against Fitchburg State. There was a midseason journey on Oct. 7 through peak foliage for

RUTLAND HERALD - 2017-11-23 00:30:00

Man accused of driving 82 in 50 zone

WEST HAVEN- A Fair Haven man is facing a criminal charge for allegedly driving 82 mph in a 50 mph zone on Route 22A on Saturday. Police said Carl J. Stockwell, 27, also had an illegally taken game animal in his vehicle. Vermont State Police said troopers saw a vehicle traveling south on Route 22A at


One seriously injured in tractor-trailer, car crash on Route 4

FORT ANN - A woman was seriously hurt Tuesday afternoon on Route 4 after crashing her car into a tractor-trailer. The accident happened at about 2:20 p.m. near Flat Rock Road. The woman, Emma J. McCloskey, 21, of Liverpool, was traveling south in a Nissan Rogue when she crossed over the center line

POST-STAR - 2017-11-21 22:45:00

Hartford man charged with false logging sales

QUEENSBURY - A Hartford man was arrested Monday on two felony charges related to false logging sales. Robert G. Dickinson, 52, is accused of completing false contracts to log property. He then sold those contracts to other people and obtained a finder's fee, according to a news release from New York

POST-STAR - 2017-11-21 15:30:00

Police: 8-year-old girl seriously hurt in hit-and-run crash

HARTFORD - An 8-year-old girl was seriously hurt in a car crash early Wednesday on county Route 17 when her father allowed her to take the wheel and the car careened into an embankment, police said. The child was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of broken bones and a possible punctured l

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 22:30:00

Police: Man tried to use stolen credit card

GLENS FALLS - A Glens Falls man was jailed Tuesday for allegedly trying to use a stolen credit card to rent a hotel room, police said. Trevor D. Rhodes, 21, of Broad Street, was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a felony, for a Sept. 8 attempt to rent a room at The Q

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 16:15:00

Queensbury woman charged with felony DWI

MOREAU - A Queensbury woman was arrested Sunday for allegedly driving while intoxicated. A Saratoga County Sheriff's deputy stopped 34-year-old Miranda D. Olsen, of 48 Mallory Ave., Apartment B, at 12:48 a.m. on Route 9 for failing to keep right, according to a news release. Olsen then is accused of

POST-STAR - 2017-11-21 14:18:00

Luxury apartments draw dollars to downtown Winchester

WINCHESTER - Construction of a two-story, two-bedroom, 1,537-square-foot luxury apartment above Bell's Fine Clothing store at 122 N. Loudoun St. was recently completed. It's one of five apartments within 4,500 square feet of new construction on the downtown store's former roof. The other four apartm

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 00:11:00

Salvation Army kicks off the holiday season in region

David Delaney, left, and Jessica Meritt, right, both members of the National Capitol Band in Washington, D.C., play Christmas songs during the Salvation Army Kettle Kick-off Thursday at the Apple Blossom Mall in Winchester. Rich Cooley/Daily WINCHESTER - Salvation Army bell ringers standing next to

NORTHERN VIRGINIA DAILY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Fusion flavors at Sexi Mexi

WINCHESTER - Cristina Willis remembers being 4 years old and enveloped in the perfume of chopped cilantro and fire-roasted peppers that fragranced her grandmother's kitchen. Her grandmother, also named Cristina, ran La Canasta restaurant in Strasburg, and Willis' family lived in rooms upstairs. The

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 05:10:00

Panel gives fence permitting process a boost

WINCHESTER - The Planning Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to recommend City Council's approval of an ordinance amendment that would require a property owner to obtain a $25 permit before building or making significant repairs to a fence. Calls to create a fence permitting process originated dur

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 01:39:00

Small stores forecast busier Saturday after Black Friday

WINCHESTER - Ready or not, Black Friday is coming. Caffeine-fueled shoppers will be out in droves Friday morning for the pre-dawn store openings and deep discounts that signal the official start of the 2017 holiday shopping season. For many stores, though, Black Friday will be business as usual. Sma

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-22 00:11:00

Shop on Plaid Friday, Small Business Saturday

There's one weekend a year when small businesses across the Northern Shenandoah Valley and beyond become larger than life to celebrate the shop local motto: shop small and make a big difference. Brenda Young Adams, owner of Simply Charming Boutique in Winchester, said she values the importance of Pl

NORTHERN VIRGINIA DAILY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

Stephens City resident shares love of sewing with NICU babies

Kim McDonald's grandson River rests on colorful quilts his mom Jessica and grandmother made for babies in the Winchester Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Courtesy photo STEPHENS CITY - Kim McDonald turned the stress of her grandson's stay at the Winchester Neonatal Intensive Care Unit into a story of c

NORTHERN VIRGINIA DAILY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

The Latest: Lebanon PM puts resignation on hold

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FREE LANCE-STAR - 2017-11-22 09:53:29

Canton man arrested for withholding $600K from investors

Police say they arrested a Canton man after an investigation discovered he withheld thousands of dollars in investment monies from multiple people. Gregory Tim Nichols, 51, was charged with three counts of theft by deception and one count each of racketeering and forgery in the first degree, accordi

TRIBUNELEDGERNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 17:33:00

Gold Star mother shares her story, WWII vets honored in Canton

A Canton assisted living facility, with the help of a veterans motorcycle association, honored a local Gold Star mother and World War II veterans with special thank you gifts at a ceremony Sunday morning that culminated with the 93-year-old's tandem motorcycle ride. Cameron Hall of Canton, in conjun

TRIBUNELEDGERNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 20:38:00

Local Canton cook shares dessert secrets

No one does pies and cakes better than Tina Kell, who whips up dozens of tasty and popular desserts for her family's restaurants in downtown Canton each week. When it comes to the holidays Kell also knows a thing or two about making sure her family gatherings have plenty of sweets to please the crow

TRIBUNELEDGERNEWS.COM - 2017-11-22 18:08:00

Canton Police To Host 30th Coffee With A Cop

CANTON, GA -- The Canton Police Department will host its 30th installment of its popular Coffee with a Cop series on Wednesday, Nov. 22 at Starbucks. The outreach program will be held from 9 a.m to 11 a.m. at Starbucks at 1353 Riverstone Parkway in Canton. This ongoing initiative allows officers to

PATCH - 2017-11-21 20:11:36