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Nearly 200 new troopers are getting set to join the ranks of the New York State Police after being placed on the wait list for a number of years.
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Ballston Spa man sentenced in residential burglary case
A 26-year-old Ballston Spa man has been sentenced to two years in prison for breaking into a home and stealing cash out of a purse.
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Surgeon answers your joint replacement, hand surgery questions
On Wednesday, Dec. 11 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. ET, Dr. Russell Cecil, a board certified orthopedic surgeon at St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y. will host an online chat about joint replacement surgery, as well as surgery of the hand.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Pair charged with burglary
State police said a pair of men, one of whom is a Galway resident, were arrested Thursday in connection with a burglary in town.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Amsterdam man faces robbery charge
Daniel R. Pabon, 29, of 21 Bunn St., was charged with first-degree robbery and third-degree assault after an incident Tuesday at Upstate Electronics on Market Street.
Supervisors dipping into fund balance
At a budget meeting Tuesday, the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors used roughly $1.5 million in fund balance to cut taxes for the tentative 2014 spending plan.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Development Council makes final pitch
Heather Nellis Shown, from left, are New York Secretary of State Cesar A. Perales, Tax & Finance Department Commissioner Thomas H. Mattox, Office of General Services Commissioner RoAnn Destito, Civil Service Commissioner President Jerry Boone, Tourism Advisory Council Chairwoman Crystine Nicholas.
Amsterdam Police investigate back to back robberies
On December 2nd around 7:15 p.m. police received a report of a robbery at the Suman Convenient Store in Riverfront Center.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
County dealing with insurance issue
The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors may amend a 2012 resolution that awarded a bid for liability coverage because the insurer is being dissolved.
Festival of Trees set in Amsterdam
The Amsterdam Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave., will host its 22nd Annual Festival of Trees from Saturday to Dec. 7. The event will kick off Saturday with Children's Morning from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $4.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
ICC changes trial attendance rule
The then President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta, right, greets his supporters with his running mate, former cabinet minister William Ruto after attending a news conference in Nairobi in this March 9, 2013 file photo.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Upcoming Events - 11/28/2013
The town of St. Johnsville garbage and recycling schedule will be changed from Friday, Nov. 29, to Saturday, Nov. 30, for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
2014 Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
Each year a selection committee assembles a ballot of deserving nominees across seven categories - Pioneer Era ; Television Era ; Modern Era ; Ladies; Tag Team; Colleague and International.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Cheers and jeers
To getting out of jail free. In Rensselaer, John Halacy, accused of sexually abusing two girls, ages 13 and 14, walked out of court Wednesday a free man - for now.
Olivia Brianne Mosconi, the daughter of Robert and Gail Mosconi of Tribes Hill, was united in marriage to Brian Mark Barnett of Amsterdam, the son of Raymond and Lydia Barnett of Amsterdam, on August 7. The matron of honor was Kasey Aiken of Tribes Hill, sister of the bride.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Power of the Podcast by Laugh Boston
Today's post is a guest entry by 'Whose Line is it Anyway?' comedian Greg Proops, host of the "Smartest Man Alive" podcast I am a podcaster.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Margie Mysyk, 66, of Montclair, Calif., passed away at her home on September 24, 2013, with family at her side.
Amsterdam teens arrested, accused of shoplifting
The New York State Police in Fonda arrested and charged Brittanie L. Ingalls, 17, and Roxann M. Billa, 18, with Petit Larceny on Wednesday.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
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Amsterdam police search for armed robbery suspects
According to police, it happened on Lefferts Street around 6:30 p.m. The victim said he was approached by four men after arriving to the address.
Amsterdam Police investigate assault, robbery of pizza delivery driver
AMSTERDAM, N.Y. Amsterdam police are investigating a Monday incident in which a pizza delivery driver was assaulted and robbed.