Oct 11, 2013
Good morning, it's Friday, Oct. 11, the 284th day of 2013. There are 81 days left in the year.
The Gaston Gazette
Today in History - The Daughters of the American Revolution was founded
On Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII convened the first session of the Roman Catholic Church's Second Vatican Council, also known as "Vatican 2." In 1779, Polish nobleman Casimir Pulaski, fighting for American independence, died two days after being wounded during the Revolutionary War Battle of Savannah, Ga.
Albany Times Union
More storm damage grants open
The New York Rising Recreate New York Smart Home Program, established to help households that suffered damage from tropical storms Irene and Lee or Superstorm Sandy, is offering grants to homeowners and business owners in the affected areas.
WNYT NewsChannel 13
Schoharie County deputies flying on pot-eradication missions
"I would dare say that marijuana is the biggest thing in the county as far as illegal substances," said Schoharie County Sheriff Tony Desmond.