17 hrs ago
Tryon fence set to be dismantled
The Fulton County Industrial Development Agency doesn't own the former Tryon site yet, but is seeking persons and firms interested in taking down the site's security fencing and paying the agency for materials.
21 hrs ago
Mrs. Greenman was a Class of 1945 graduate of Johnstown High School and worked for many years in the glove industry until retiring at Grandoe Gloves.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
County to get back funds
Fulton County government is only recovering half of what's left from the county's $40,000 contribution to the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth that assisted in a lawsuit that was dropped this fall.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Supervisors freeze their salary levels
The Board of Supervisors voted last week to adopt an $85.3 million 2014 county budget.
Fire Department contains fire to attic
JOHNSTOWN, NY The Johnstown Fire Department responded to a fire call at 119 S. Melcher St. today at 1:45 p.m. There were no injuries.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Cheers and jeers
To sincere volunteers. Dozens of volunteers took the time on Thanksgiving morning to make the holiday brighter for hundreds of local residents in need.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Thanks to the efforts of local residents, some soldiers serving overseas this holiday season will be able to enjoy the presence of their very own Christmas tree.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Woman charged after standoff with cops
A woman was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly threatened another woman with a shotgun on East State Street over what police are calling a "business transaction."
Tue Nov 26, 2013
County adopts budget; taxes cut
The Fulton County Board of Supervisors on Monday adopted an $85.3 million 2014 county budget that includes an average property tax-rate decrease of 6.3 percent.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
AAUW chapter to hold luncheon
The Amsterdam-Gloversville-Johnstown branch of the American Association of University Women will celebrate the holiday season with a luncheon at Parillo's Armory Grill in the city Dec. 7. The meet-and-greet and business meeting will began at 12:30 p.m. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. and entertainment by Malta harpist Nancy Walko will follow at 1:45 ... (more)
Obama's university-rating plan worries NY college president
The administration at Fulton-Montgomery Community College in Johnstown, NY is worried about President Obama's plan to rate colleges to determine how federal aid will be distributed.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Transparency still missing
We would like to know more details about why - after years of litigation - the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth's two subsidiaries dropped their civil lawsuit against a pair of fired executives.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Earl E. Wager Jr.
Born on September 29, 1949, in Gloversville, he was the son of the late Earl E. Wager Sr. and Marion E. Wager.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Shrine starts critical fund drive
The Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs is undertaking a $1 million capital building fund drive for what organizers hope will be major improvements to help save and preserve the shrine for the future.
City district pursuing new grants
The superintendent mentioned the Johnstown district is taking advantage of a $2.4 million P-Tech Grant that was awarded to the region.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
County planning projects
The Fulton County Board of Supervisors has accepted a capital plan for 2014-16, which includes $8.8 million in project expenses for next year.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
County budget cutting continues
The Fulton County Board of Supervisors on Monday continued to whittle away at the tentative $85.4 million 2014 county budget, slashing funding to get the average county property tax rate decrease of 2.5 percent even lower.
Gloversville-Johnstown sewer plant budget rising
The Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Sewer Board recently adopted a nearly $5 million sewage treatment plant budget for 2014 that reflects a 4 percent increase from the current budget.
Johnstown cuts deal on timber
The Common Council on Monday approved a nearly $100,000 contract with a Tioga County firm for the removal of trees at the city's Cork Center Reservoir site.