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  1. A sod situation F-F weighs health risks of turf fieldRead the original story

    2 min ago | Recorder

    ... not only with this issue but also the type of maintenance these fields require. After calling the Greater Amsterdam and Broadalbin-Perth school districts, both of whom have had turf fields for 12 years, she said none reported health-related issues. ...

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  2. In Broadalbin, the faces are familiar in run for officeRead the original story

    2 min ago | Recorder

    Democrat William D. Wills and Republican Jennifer A. Gilston are both competing for a seat on the town board this election season. Wills, a former Montgomery County supervisor and Amsterdam city alderman, retired to the Great Sacandaga Lake region with little interest in getting back into politics.

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  3. Two county bridges are replaced and reopenedRead the original story

    2 min ago | Recorder

    ... system moving forward," Clayburn said. Bridges in need of rehabilitation are on Cranes Hollow Road in the town of Amsterdam, which Clayburn toured last week with County Executive Matthew Ossenfort, District 5 Legislator Terry Bieniek, and new ...

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  4. Three taking aim at Amsterdam's town councilRead the original story

    3 min ago | Recorder

    ... and being responsible for the decisions that are made by the people who sit on the governing board for the town of Amsterdam," DiCaprio said, adding that his 40 years at G.E. and his experience with other organizations would aid him in making ...

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  5. Myra A. FoxRead the original story

    Wednesday | Recorder

    Miss Myra A. Fox, 75, of Oak Lane, Gloversville, New York died Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at St. Mary's Healthcare of Amsterdam following a very brief illness. Born on September 4, 1939 in Nelliston, NY, she was the daughter of David Fox and Alice Lampman Fox.

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  6. John W. JankowskiRead the original story

    Wednesday | Recorder

    John W. Jankowski, 97, formerly of First Avenue Broadalbin , entered into eternal life on Wednesday morning October 29, 2014 at Mountain Valley Hospice House, Gloversville. He was born in Amsterdam on May 16, 1917 a son of George and Helen Srokowski Jankowski and moved to Poland as a child, where he was educated.

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  7. Shane Colwell Pens Book on Love at Last SightRead the original story

    45 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... unfulfilled life. Colwell has a PhD in mathematics and has traveled extensively, living in Dublin, Zurich, Berlin, Amsterdam, New York, Sakhalin Island and Dubai, putting pen to paper while backpacking around South America for a year.

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  8. Stocks with call strike movement; Mu DalRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Theflyonthewall.com

    Air France, Delta, Alitalia look to resolve EC investigation The European Commission has invited interested third parties to comment on commitments proposed by Air France , Alitalia and Delta to address concerns that their transatlantic cooperation may harm competition for premium passengers on the Paris-New York route and for all passengers on the Amsterdam-New York and Rome-New York routes, in breach of EU antitrust rules. The three airlines have offered to make landing and take-off slots available at both ends of the Amsterdam-New York and Rome-New York routes to facilitate the market entry of competitors.

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  9. Barbecue set in AmsterdamRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Amen Place Soup Kitchen and St. Luke's Church, 24 Pine St., will hold a Brooks chicken barbecue from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday. The meal deliveries within the Amsterdam city limits can be arranged by calling the delivery hotline at 843-2636 or 843-2401.

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  10. Trick-or-treating planned in areaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The following cities, villages and towns will hold their trick-or-treating from 6 to 8 p.m.: Gloversville, Johnstown , Amsterdam , village of Broadalbin, Caroga Lake, Ephratah, Fort Johnson, Hagaman and Mayfield . Trick-or-treating will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. in Northville and Northampton, the town and village of St. Johnsville and in Tribes Hill.

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  11. Amsterdam, BH-BL set to collide at LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Recorder

    ... against a Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Spartans team seeking its ninth straight Section II Super Bowl appearance. Amsterdam (6-2) head coach Doug Edick and the rest of the Rugged Rams aren't planning on flinching in the face of yet another do-or-die ...

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  12. Model of efficiency Shared services focus of forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Recorder

    ... the equipment is used, how many hours are logged, and the total savings that were seen by the end of the year. Amsterdam Mayor Ann Thane reviewed opportunities that are being considered in the city and the county to address areas like record ...

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  13. A closer look at BH-BL at AmsterdamRead the original story

    Yesterday | Recorder

    Here's what to keep an eye on Friday night as the Amsterdam Rugged Rams host the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Spartans in the Section II Class A semifinals. Kickoff at Lynch Literacy Academy is scheduled for 7 p.m.: Bryan Stanavich enters Friday night with 1,410 rushing yards for the season.

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  14. Police reportRead the original story

    Yesterday | Recorder

    ... were found inside the main portion of the Old Mill Building at 5 Mill St.. * State Police in Mayfield arrested an Amsterdam man Saturday for driving while intoxicated. According to the report, Timothy Fleming, 55, was pulled over by a trooper on ...

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  15. Sheriff is facing a write-in challengeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Courier Standard

    However, Amsterdam resident James Glorioso, who was removed from the ballot as an independent candidate last month, said he is still challenging the sheriff as a write-in candidate. "I want to give the community an option," Glorioso said.

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  16. Rita S. WojnarRead the original story

    Wednesday | Recorder

    Rita W. Wojnar, 80, of Mason Avenue, Amsterdam, New York passed away Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at St. Mary's Healthcare. She was born June 14, 1934 in Amsterdam, New York a daughter of the late Leopold F. and Bernice T. Sutyla Wojnar.

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  17. Evelyn M. TenisonRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Recorder

    Mrs. Evelyn M. Tenison, 87, of Storrie Street, Amsterdam, NY died peacefully on October 28, 2014 with her family by her side. Born in Mifflin, PA on January 27, 1927 she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mae Kirk Leach.

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  18. Dutch influence a major force in Staten Island's heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SILive.com

    ... was a member of the Van Name family, descendants of Engelbert VanNamen, who arrived in New York in 1662 from Amsterdam. On the maternal side, Van Name is related to the famous Decker family, as well. He lies buried in Lake Cemetery in Graniteville. ...

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  19. County may continue annex leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... is still used by a few members of the county's Community Services Department. But it is now mainly leased to Amsterdam-based St. Mary's Healthcare for private mental health services needed in the community. County government in the beginning of 2012 ...

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  20. Dr. Alfred Alexander LeszczynskiRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Recorder

    Dr. Alfred Alexander Leszczynski, 84, of Oxford, MD passed away at home surrounded by his family on October 27, 2014. He was born in Amsterdam, NY on December 8, 1929, son of the late Alexander Leszczynski and Katherine Trybek Leszczynski.

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