State education commissioner pays visit to Cooperstown schools
The New York State Education Commissioner doesn't have to leave the house to know that many children struggle with the Common Core curriculum.
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Try a Glimmerglass to launch you into a baseball state of mind
Baseball players are in spring training, shaking off the rust, so it seems a good time to check out a couple of beers brewed near Cooperstown, N.Y. Brewery Ommegang's new spring saison is called Glimmerglass, the nickname James Fenimore Cooper bestowed upon Otsego Lake.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Cooper's Town: Penn State's Newest Student Section
Penn State's baseball program is entering a new era, which began after new head coach Rob Cooper was tasked with bringing a winning culture to Penn State.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Faith and Fear in Flushing
'Dude, Hit the Ball Hard'
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Former Chisox star Frank Thomas tours Hall of Fame
Former Chicago White Sox player Frank Thomas signs an autograph for Joseph Grande of Wheatfield, N.Y., during his orientation visit at the Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday, March 3, 2014, in Cooperstown, N.Y. Thomas will be inducted to the hall in July.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Ommegang Releases Glimmerglass as New Spring Seasonal
The spring Saison called Glimmerglass is fourth of Ommegang's seasonal brews and pays homage to Cooperstown's Otsego Lake.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Evening Sun
Schumer touts tax credit for short-line operators
United States Senator Charles Schumer is pushing for a short-line rail tax credit that will make it easier for New York based railroad companies to grow and maintain their operation.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
KURB-FM Little Rock
Paul Simon to Perform at National Baseball Hall of Fame's 75th Anniversary Concert
As part of Simon & Garfunkel , Paul Simon once sang "Where have you gone/ Joe DiMaggio ?" He'll be communing with the late, great ball player's spirit on August 2, when he travels to Cooperstown, New York to play at a concert celebrating the National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum's 75th Anniversary.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Attraction: Sugaring Off Sundays at the Farmers' Museum, Lake Road in Cooperstown, Otsego County.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Weather: Where did the most snow fall in Central New York?
The National Weather Service has compiled a very cool, color-coded map showing where the most snow fell in Central New York.
The Newark Star-Ledger
Wine, beer and spirit tasting to benefit Bridgewater Baseball
BRIDGEWATER - A Bridgewater Baseball Wine, Beer & Spirit Tasting will be held on Friday, March 14, at the Bridgewater Manor from 7 to 11 p.m. It benefits the 12U Bridgewater Baseball teams heading to Cooperstown, N.Y. DJ Rob Thomas will provide music for the evening.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Woman wanted in Tennessee arrested in Cooperstown
A former Tennessee woman was arrested in Cooperstown on Tuesday, after she allegedly fled a warrant for the sale and delivery of Oxycodone, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.
Albany Times Union
As soon as the news broke, fans started booking hotel rooms Wednesday in Cooperstown for July 2020, Jeter's first year of eligibility for the Hall of Fame.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Roger Clemens to be inducted to Red Sox Hall of Fame
Seven-time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens, who spent the first 13 years of his career with the Red Sox, was honored to learn that he'll join Pedro Martinez, Nomar Garciaparra and Boston radio play-by-play voice Joe Castiglione on the 2014 class of the Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame.