Cuomo consolidation plan faces hurdles
Town court in Glenville is about four miles from village court in Scotia, and combining the two local courts near Schenectady seemed to make sense.
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Man arrested after a domestic dispute
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Thousands without power
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Mon Feb 24, 2014
Adirondack Phantoms leave Glens Falls, future of arena uncertain
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Part of Route 147 in Glenville closed
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Sat Feb 22, 2014
Locals concerned as Cuomo pushes municipal mergers
But then issues popped up over increased caseloads, conflicting court times and an added financial burden on the town.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
N.Y. state eyes study's high-speed rail proposals
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Sat Feb 15, 2014
Watertown Daily Times
Horticulture educators take issue with AP story calling deadly fungus 'latest tree threat'
A lethal tree fungus first found by Schenectady County homeowners in 2007 was named New York state's 'latest tree threat' by the headline of an Associated Press story this month - a description that stretches the truth, according to local horticulture educators.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Heating bills rise 40 percent this winter for Dimension Fabricators
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Sun Feb 09, 2014
Erie Times News
N.Y. foresters wary of oak wilt, latest tree threat
Terry Phillips will be sorry to see the last two massive oaks in his yard reduced to wood chips this spring, but he knows it has to be done to keep a devastating fungus from getting a root-hold in New York.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Scotia says no to court merger
By Bethany Bump Gazette Reporter The village of Scotia is no longer interested in consolidating courts with the town of Glenville and the decision has cast a spotlight on how local municipalities are dealing with pressure from the state to provide shared government services wherever possible.