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Employees: Remington Arms in Ilion To Close – “Everyone is Done”
Breaking: Employees of Remington Arms in Ilion say they were informed on Thursday that the Ilion plant - the birthplace of 200+ year old American gun company - will close permanently on or about March 4, 2024. Employees say they were instructed to attend a staff meeting this afternoon on...
Amsterdam Natives Domkowski and Dzierson Join Local Industrial Development Agency Board
The Amsterdam Common Council has approved the appointment of Daniel Domkowski and William Dzierson to the Amsterdam Industrial Development Agency’s Board of Directors. The decision was made on November 21, 2023. Domkowski, an Amsterdam native, has a background in technology, sales, product development, and government. He has worked for the US Intelligence Community and several large companies, aiding their digital and AI transformations. His experience is expected to benefit the board.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in cooperstown, NY
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of cooperstown..
Fonda-Fultonville football seeks to bring home first state title
Football in Fonda is a rite of passage. And to be the first team in Fonda-Fultonville history to reach the JMA Wireless Dome is an achievement this year's group is not taking lightly.
Mohawk Valley Express e-Edition December 2023
The Mohawk Valley Express is distributed FREE on the first Friday of each month. It focuses on that month’s upcoming activities in the Little Falls, Dolgeville, Salisbury, Herkimer, St. Johnsville, and Fort Plain areas. You can pick up a free copy of the paper at many of your local stores, restaurants, and businesses.
A Collaborative Evening of Art
The Renaissance Pub and MVCA are proud to present “A Collaborative Evening of Art” by artists Eric Whitfield and Carly Proulx. On September 9th, Eric Whitfield’s first solo show was a resounding success at the 401 Gallery. The venue was filled with his recent work. Abstracts. Stories for viewers to unfold. Brilliant colors and designs. Darker shades to explore. His audience was taking it all in.
Ames, New York: A Historical Beacon of the Erie Canal's Legacy
Nestled in the heart of Montgomery County, New York, the Village of Ames serves as a living tribute to the Erie Canal's profound influence on the state's small communities. Founded in 1814 and incorporated in 1924, this quaint village was originally settled by New England pioneers. The completion of the Erie Canal in 1825, however, marked Ames's transformation into a pivotal stop that spurred New York State's economic growth. This engineering marvel linked the Great Lakes to the Atlantic, triggering a commercial boom and infrastructure development that benefited towns like Ames, where the historic Ames Academy Building still stands.
Amsterdam School District, theater group mourn loss of beloved chemistry teacher, 31
31-year-old Amsterdam High teacher suddenly passes. The Amsterdam school community is mourning the death of a high school chemistry teacher. Liam Pickett, 31, died on Tuesday after a medical emergency at the school, according to a Facebook post on Home Made Theater, where he was a volunteer and supporter. “He...
This Town Named The Worst In New York State
Ask anyone who lives in New York where the worst place to live is and you will get 100 or more different answers. Some people would say New York City due to the crime levels, some would say Buffalo due to the snow and some would say Syracuse because it is Syracuse.
BOCES students learn from NYSP, canines
ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Students in the criminal justice program of the Capital Region Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) learned from New York State Police and canines earlier this week in Cooperstown. Roughly two dozen students aspiring to be law enforcers, lawyers, and forensic scientists took part in the training. “The trip definitely motivated […]
Rebecca “Obstinate Becky” Jones
Rebecca Jones was born in Schoharie County in the 1820s. Her family moved to Ballston Spa, where Becky attended a girl’s school. By 1850, she was in New York City, working as a domestic for the family of Andrew Gordon Hammersley, a lawyer and banker. She was with them for several decades. A newspaper later noted that she was treated well by the family and was one of those servants who “stand more on the footing of companions and friends than ordinary domestics.”
Auriesville: A Sacred Nexus of History and Spirituality
Auriesville, New York, serves as a sacred nexus where the echoes of the past converge with the spiritual journey of the present. The hamlet is enshrined in history as the birthplace of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, the 'Lily of the Mohawks,' and the site where the North American Martyrs met their fate. The National Shrine of the North American Martyrs stands in Auriesville as a spiritual beacon, commemorating the lives of Saint Isaac Jogues, SJ, and his companions, who were canonized for their missionary zeal and ultimate sacrifice.
Local Broadalbin-Perth Jr./Sr. High School Announces First-Quarter Honor Roll for 2023-24
Broadalbin-Perth Jr./Sr. High School (BPHS) has released its first-quarter honor roll for the 2023-24 academic year. This includes students from grades 7 to 12 who have made the Principal's List, High Honor Roll, or Honor Roll. The Principal’s List is for students with a grade percentage between 92.00 and 100.00%.
The Coffee Lover's Guide to Schoharie: Exploring 4 Remarkable Cafés
In this article, we will explore four delightful cafes in Schoharie. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Four Locals Arrested in Connection with Recent Mayfield Burglary
Four individuals have been arrested by the State Police in Mayfield, NY, related to a burglary case. The arrests took place on November 18, 2023. The arrested individuals are Ernie Fancher, 24, and Nathan G. Huluska, 37, from Mayfield, and Chasity A. Farrone, 41, from Gloversville. Fancher was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance. Huluska and Farrone were charged with burglary.
Sip and Savor: The Top 4 Cafes to Experience in Cooperstown
In this article, we're exploring four delightful cafes in Cooperstown. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences, so please feel free to share your comments below.
Christmas at Fort Hunter
Throughout December you can enjoy fabulous displays and events at Fort Hunter Park. Hear all about the holiday happenings at Fort Hunter Mansion and the surrounding buildings including a Victorian Tea, craft sale, train display, and more!
Stillwater and Fonda-Fultonville prepare for the New York State high school football championships
Two upstate New York high school football teams are heading to Syracuse to play for historic state championships Saturday. The Stillwater Warriors are headed to the JMA Wireless dome Saturday to play in New York State’s Class D Championships for the first time in the program’s history. Speaking...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.32 and $3.53 in Gloversville as of 2023-11-30. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.268 , according to AAA.
Amsterdam woman faces tampering with evidence and drug charges
During the field interview, the suspect was observed allegedly trying to discard an object used to consume narcotics.