Otsego County Resident Wins New York State Dairy Ambassador Competition
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The American Dairy Association Northeast has announced the 2024-25 New York State Dairy Ambassador, and for the first time in 20 years, it's someone from Otsego County. Evelyn Kersmanc from Worcester was selected as this year's ambassador. The student at Worcester High School is only the second...
Boy suffered brain injury in game at ‘dangerous’ Cooperstown ballpark, N.J. family says
A Westfield family is suing a New York baseball park for alleged inadequate care after a 12-year-old boy suffered a brain injury while playing in a youth baseball game. In July 2022, 12-year-old Anthony Labin was brought into the fifth inning of a game at Cooperstown Dreams Park to pitch for his team when he was struck in the head by a ball, according to the lawsuit filed Thursday in New York County Supreme Court.
Cooperstown, New York Realtor Arrested on Forcible Touching Charges
According to a press release from the Otsego County Sherriff's Office, a Cooperstown man has been arrested in response to a complaint in the Town of Hartwick. After an investigation, A. Ronald Johnson, 79 was arrested on February 21st, and has been charged with forcible touching. The arrest came after a report of sexual assault in the Town of Hartwick. The investigation ascertained that Johnson had forcibly touched the intimate areas of another individual while the defendant conducted work as a real estate agent during the showing of a home.
Oneonta, New York’s Sugar Beat Bakes Up Some Love
Oneonta's Sugar Beat (formerly King's Kakery) is what I like to refer to as a two headed monster. It's a bakery first and foremost, and a top notch Caribbean food spot on selected days. Caribbean food, culture, and music is near and dear to my heart. Growing up around New...
South Kortright, February 24 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Cherry Valley-Springfield Senior High School basketball team will have a game with South Kortright Senior High School on February 24, 2024, 12:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Wilson Sonsini London Teams Up With the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum to Feature Historic Photos of “America’s National Pastime” as Part of Themed Office Décor Concept
LONDON & COOPERSTOWN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 26, 2024-- Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, the premier provider of legal services to technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises, announced today that its growing London team has relocated from 41 Old Street to Eden House, 8 Spital Square. The new office features historic photographs of legendary baseball venues and players, courtesy of the firm’s new partnership with the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240225711073/en/ The collaboration allows Wilson Sonsini to highlight its transatlantic focus: supporting UK and other European technology companies as they look to access the American commercial and capital markets. As noted on the plaque introducing the new display, the history of baseball “underscores the inextricably intertwined histories of, and ‘special relationship’ between, the United Kingdom and the United States.”
6 Major Red Flags For People Moving to Otsego County, New York
If you live in Otsego County, New York, there's a good chance that you love it here. We've got many charming and unique small towns, world class breweries and wineries, and history seeping out of every corner. People have always come upstate from other places to escape the hustle and...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Cooperstown, NY
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around cooperstown.
Stamford police: Arrest made in a 5-month swatting investigation
Authorities arrested a juvenile from Maryland who they say made several swatting calls starting in September and continuing over the next few months.
NY weather update: Expect freezing rain in New York until Thursday midday
An updated weather alert was issued by the National Weather Service on Thursday at 9:50 a.m. for freezing rain until noon for Oneida, Tompkins, Madison, Cortland, Chenango, Otsego, Tioga, Broome and Delaware counties. "A mix of light rain, freezing rain, and possibly snow is moving into the area this morning....
The Prattsville Scoop
PRATTSVILLE – Hope all of you spent Valentine’s Day with those you hold dear and you told them that. Now onto the next holiday – St. Patrick’s Day. Thank you to all who keep these days safe for us and we want them to be safe also. Our military and law enforcement organizations are always thanked and cautioned to be safe.
How are things going at Oneonta dispensary DOSHA Farms?
DOSHA Farms missed a monthslong court injunction by the skin of its teeth. The Oneonta-based dispensary received its final approvals to open the store about a week before a state Supreme Court judge enjoined the Office of Cannabis Management from greenlighting more shops – a move that prevented hundreds of retailers from opening for nearly four months.
One Dead After Single Vehicle Crash
A single-vehicle crash has led to a person’s death. The Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office was called Tuesday (February 20th) at around 10:26 am in the Kvitek and Zander Roads Township of Cooperstown and found a 2008 Saturn Vue fully engulfed in flames. After the fire was put out,...
A Culinary Trip to Japan: Three Oneonta Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a selection of three Japanese restaurants in Oneonta. Have you had the chance to dine in any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Happy Margarita Day, Otsego County, New York!
Loosely defined, a margarita is a cocktail that contains tequila, triple sec, and lime juice. Some recipes call for simple syrup to be added as well as a salt or sugar rimmed glass. Legend has it that the beverage was invented in 1938 by a bartender who wanted to play tribute to a Mexican showgirl by the name of Rita de la Rosa.
Do You Have Cell Phone Service in Otsego County, New York?
Some cell phone customers woke up to a surprise today in the form of a lack of cell phone service, specifically some that use AT&T and Verizon. According to downdetector.com, users of major cell phone carriers began to experience outages around 3:30am today. Downdetector tracks outages across the information technology spectrum. The peak of reported outages was between 4:30 and 5:30am.
Multiple Dead, Emaciated Dogs Found on Otsego County Property
An abandoned dog investigation in the Town of Laurens leads to a gruesome discovery. Multiple Dead, Emaciated Dogs Found on Otsego County Property. An abandoned dog investigation in the Town of Laurens leads to a gruesome discovery.
Stamford teacher's children book inspired by Black history
Yvette Cole participated in a book reading at the Harry Bennet Branch of Ferguson Library in Stamford Saturday.
Arraignment for Stamford police officer who struck and killed beloved community pastor
Lockwood faces a “misconduct with a motor vehicle” charge but the attorney representing the family of the Rev. Tommie Jackson filed a motion asking the charge to be upgraded to “manslaughter with a motor vehicle.”
Local Middleburgh Students to Benefit from New Tools and Certification Opportunities at BOCES
Capital Region BOCES, a collaborative organization, has received a Snap-on multimeter and rechargeable battery from National Grid and Snap-on Manufacturing Company. This donation will support high school students, including those from Middleburgh, by providing a diagnostic tool used in various industries. BOCES will now offer certification in multimeter use, benefiting students in the Automotive Trades Technology, Electrical Trades, and Heavy Equipment Operation, Maintenance & Repair programs.