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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.
Dateline Revisits New Berlin, NY Murder Case With New Information
It's been 10 years, but a small-town-murder-love-triangle still has people talking. Dateline recently released a new episode that focuses on the murder of Jennifer Ramsaran of New Berlin, New York. What Happened to Jennifer Ramsaran?. According to Dateline, Jennifer Ramsaran was a devoted mother of 3 living a fairly normal...
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.
Warren Resident Faces Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop
(WNY News Now) – A Warren resident was apprehended on Feb. 20, 2024 at 10:52 pm after a routine traffic stop in the vicinity of Barrett Ave and Prather Ave by the Jamestown Police Department Violence Interdiction Unit. On the evening of 2/20/24, Jamestown Police Department’s Violence Interdiction Unit...
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,...
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...
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.
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.
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...
North Brookfield Woman is Moving Historic Church
NORTH BROOKFIELD, N.Y. -- A church in North Brookfield, formerly known as Saint Mary’s, was set for demolition. But a local woman decided to save the chapel and move it down the road. "I wasn’t in the market for a church, but I can’t. I can’t watch it be...
Local Otsego Students Reach New Heights in Engineering Club
Engineers are soaring to new heights at Otsego! Students in Mrs. Stuart and Mrs. Paroly’s Engineering Club built rockets and experimented with ideas to modify them for a higher and further launch.Visit here for more details.
Grave marker placed for Revolutionary War fifer
MOHAWK — Amid the weathered gravestones in the Fort Herkimer Church cemetery stands a new granite grave marker for a veteran of the Revolutionary War. The marker for Thomas Rankins, who served as a fifer in the New York Regiment, was placed last year, thanks to the efforts of one of his descendants, Don Rankins, of Ilion. Rankins requested the government-provided headstone after hearing from a friend about the program that provides such markers for United States veterans.
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.
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.
Animal Cruelty Under Investigation in Laurens, New York
These are the kinds of stories that hurt to report on as an animal lover. In a Facebook post, the Susquehanna SPCA described a grim scene they were called out to yesterday: "This morning, our team responded to a request from the Otsego County Sheriff’s Office to assist with an animal case. What Deputies found was sick and disturbing. They uncovered five dogs found deceased in garbage bags and four who appeared to have been left behind to languish. The four alive are safe in our care and received medical examinations this afternoon. The five deceased have been brought to Cornell University for forensic examinations."
Talk About a Team: Susquehanna Valley Trips Up Oneonta at Home
Susquehanna Valley keeps Oneonta under 30 in a 37-27 win to advance to the Section IV Class B final four. Hayle Warner led the Sabers with nine points. SV will take on 2. Newark Valley on the road at 6 pm this Tuesday.
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....
Cooperstown, February 21 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Sandy Creek Senior High School basketball team will have a game with Cooperstown Senior High School on February 21, 2024, 18:15:00 CST.
The Alden Room: A Hidden Gem at SUNY Oneonta
We’ve all had to go to the library for a variety of things; studying, researching material, eating at Argo, or talking with friends. On the third floor nestled behind large wooden doors is the Alden Room – an archive going all the way back to its beginnings in the late 1800s. You’ll never know what to expect when looking back on Oneonta photographs, documents, shirts, and even diaries. A wide variety of hidden gems exist in these archives. With a simple appointment reservation, you can bask in the wonders that await.
Upstate Legends! Rod Serling, “Gatekeeper Of the Twilight Zone”
A few years ago, TV Guide listed what they thought were the 50 greatest TV shows in history. The Twilight Zone came in at #26. You will get no argument from me on that!. Rod Serling's TV masterpiece, The Twilight Zone, is a distinct and wonderful memory for this (and all) Baby Boomers. I never missed an episode, as I wrestled the TV channel button away from my parents' preferred programming, and settled in for a fantastical journey into another world. His stories were incise, unpredictable, and employed very sophisticated special effects ( that is if you consider rubber masks, and fake alien outfits sophisticated; and we do consider that so!). And all were very entertaining. Especially to a 12 year old!