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Baseball bat used to kill dog: deputies
A Pattersonville woman was arrested for beating a dog to death with a baseball bat, Montgomery?County sheriff's deputies said.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Police: Teacher accused of sexually assaulting student fled country
A teacher accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy with autism has fled the country, according to Montgomery County Police.
Woman accused of beating dog to death with baseball bat
The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office received a report that a dog was previously killed by its owner and buried in the owner's back yard on October 25, 2013.
Arrest made in Sheridan Avenue parking garage robbery case
ALBANY, N.Y. An Albany man has been arrested in connection with a robbery that occurred on Sheridan Avenue in November.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Man hurt at speedway starts suit
A Fort Johnson man who was paralyzed after being struck by a tire at Fonda Speedway is taking legal action against the company that owns the race track, as well as three governing bodies.
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.
Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley offer shoppers the great outdoors for Black Friday
The outdoor setting of The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley appealed today to shoppers who wanted to escape the closed quarters of the traditional shopping mall.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Supervisors to meet with incoming executives
Heather Nellis Montgomery County legislators-elect John Duchessi, right, and Terry Bieniek, second from right, are pictured in the audience at Tuesday's Montgomery County Board of Supervisors meeting in Fonda.
Montgomery County, Md. Votes to Increase Minimum wage to $11.50
The Montgomery County Council voted overwhelmingly to establish the county's own minimum wage Tuesday, approving a historic increase that will lift the hourly rate to $11.50 by 2017 - far above the current state and federal minimum of $7.25.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Judge throws out man's malicious prosecution lawsuit
A judge has thrown out a St. Johnsville man's malicious-prosecution lawsuit against the Montgomery County Department of Social Services, saying the plaintiff wasn't prosecuted in the first place State Supreme Court Justice Joseph M. Sise granted the county's motion to dismiss the case brought by David Hayes in a seven-page opinion signed Oct. 7.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
WNYT NewsChannel 13
Hit-and-run driver sought in Montgomery County
They say a woman was hit while walking on Hilltop Road in the Town of Root just after 8 a.m. on Wednesday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Washington Post
Local Digest: Montgomery launches pedestrian safety campaign
Montgomery County officials launched a public awareness campaign Thursday to reduce the number of pedestrians hit in parking lots and garages.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
NY shrine where saint was born needs major repairs
The statue of the Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha stands in a corner of the chapel at the Kateri Shrine in Fonda, N.Y., June 27, 1996.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Comptroller pitches pension fund
The state pension fund -- it's not just for your brother-in-law's retirement, says state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
D.C. coalition seeks vote on minimum wage hike
A coalition of clergy, union leaders and activists is seeking to put an initiative on next year's ballot that would raise the District's minimum wage to $12.50 an hour - saying D.C. Council members' promises to raise the minimum wage don't go far enough.
Official discusses lack of new jobs
New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli visited Fulton County on Monday and discussed how great job growth on the state level has not occurred in Fulton and Montgomery counties.
Red Cross to distribute free turkey dinners in Fort Plain
ALBANY, N.Y. The American Red Cross will be handing out free turkey dinners this weekend to residents in areas that were affected by the summer flooding in Fort Plain.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
WNYT NewsChannel 13
Plans to restore Guy Park Manor in the works
Two years after massive flooding caused by Tropical Storm Irene, a devastated Montgomery County historic site is getting some rehab help.
Albany Times Union
DiNapoli to tour flood zone
State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli plans to tour portions of western Montgomery County that were hit was major floods over the summer.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Toys for Tots seeking support from area
The 2013 Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Campaign is fully under way. Volunteers have distributed more than 60 collection boxes throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties at various locations.