Greene County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Fisher upsets Corcoran for Supreme Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    In a major upset, Greene County Republican Lisa Fisher declared victory Tuesday night over Albany Democrat Justin Corcoran to fill a state Supreme Court judgeship in the Democratic-friendly 3rd Judicial District. Fisher, 47, an assistant public defender in Ulster County Family Court, will become the only woman serving at the trial-level in the district, which comprises Albany, Rensselaer, Columbia, Greene, Ulster, Schoharie and Sullivan counties.

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  2. Catskill man charged in attempted murder,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... d the rear of the house, was determined to be intentionally set, according to the Catskill Fire Department and Greene County cause and origin team.

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  3. Zoom Flume investigation: Errors leading to pastor's injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... framed by a series of mistakes. A state Department of Labor investigation into the Aug. 23 accident at the Greene County water park revealed numerous problems: a drain plug that had been removed the night before as part of a regular cleaning process ...

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  4. Plant eyes toxic Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    The planned expansion of a Greene County lumber treatment plant will include a toxic waste cleanup under the state Brownfield Cleanup Program. Northeast Treaters Inc., located in Athens on Route 28 near Route 9W, will be removing areas tainted by chromated copper arsenate , a chemical compound used in pressure treating of lumber, according to plant manager Greg Christy.

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  5. Farmers' crops, and season, both grew longer this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Ron Bulich, right, of Bulich Creek Farm in Leeds, with a line of customers at the Farmer's Market on the Empire State Plaza Friday August 15, 2014, in Albany, NY. Ron Bulich harvested the last of this year's strawberry crop at Bulich Creekside Farms in Leeds, Greene County, on Thursday.

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  6. Body recovered in Hudson below Rip Van Winkle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A body was recovered in the Hudson River Tuesday morning below the Rip Van Winkle Bridge, an apparent suicide, according to the Columbia County Sheriff. The incident occurred before the morning rush hour and traffic backed up for more than a mile in the eastbound lane of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge, which connects Hudson, Columbia County and Catskill, Greene County.

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  7. Body recovered in Hudson below Rip Van Winkle BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... mile in the eastbound lane of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge, which connects Hudson, Columbia County and Catskill, Greene County. The cantilever bridge is 145 feet high, nearly one mile long and carries Route 23 over the Hudson, including across Rogers ...

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  8. Rape charge follows missing person...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    As part of a missing person's investigation, town police said they have arrested a 20-year old man and charged him with second-degree rape. Julian A. Rosado was taken into custody with the assistance of State Police on the Thruway, Greene County sheriffs officials, the FBI in Pennsylvania and Albany, and the Scranton, Pa.

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  9. Bank of Greene County expands in Hudson ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    Bank of Greene County is headquartered in Catskill and ranks as the 20th largest bank in the Capital Region according to Albany Business Review's Banks List with less than a one percent market share and $150 million in deposits. The new 3,610-square-foot branch is located in the town of Ulster.

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  10. Comptroller releases municipal auditsRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Empire State News

    Town of Catskill Internal Controls Over Selected Financial Operations (Greene County) The highway department did not maintain perpetual fuel inventory records or take periodic physical inventories, which caused fuel usage to be under-recorded. The ...

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  11. Round TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Two years separated from their 18-vote difference in a previous election, Democratic state Sen. Cecilia Tkaczyk and Republican challenger George Amedore are once again facing each other in the race for the state Senate seat in the 46th District. While the two candidates agree important topics include lowering taxes, women's equality and Montgomery County's agriculture, they don't agree on how to address some of the district's problems.

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  12. Hunter-Tannersville earns top Upstate honors for student accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Business Journal

    Where in Upstate New York do students have the best opportunity to interact with teachers, aides, counselors and other educators? The answer is a tiny Greene County district, Hunter-Tannersville, according to Business First's annual ratings of student access within the 48-county region. The four runners-up for student access are DeRuyter, Canaseraga, Downsville and LaFayette.

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  13. Antonacci gets creative to draw small donors, but needs more for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... special interests, the unions, the lobbyists , the big businesses in New York City," he said. "I'm going to Greene County, New York. I'm going to baseball games. I'm on Facebook. I'm on Twitter." His campaign bought a big-head Bob mascot, at a cost ...

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  14. Hospital, nursing home face $6M ...Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... acquaintance, Richard D. Boyd - is suing the hospital and nursing home. Attorney Sean J. Doolan of Windham, Greene County -representing the plaintiffs - said Wednesday that Boyd had a right hip pressure sore, or bedsore, that required surgery. ...

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  15. Catskill man faces charges of rape, unlawful imprisonmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... tim had been acquainted with the suspect prior to this incident. Akersloot was arraigned and remanded to the Greene County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash bail or $100,000 secure bond and is scheduled to return to Cairo Town Court on September 26, 2014.

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  16. Hospital, nursing home face $6M suitRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... acquaintance, Richard D. Boyd - is suing the hospital and nursing home. Attorney Sean J. Doolan of Windham, Greene County -representing the plaintiffs - said Wednesday that Boyd had a right hip pressure sore, or bedsore, that required surgery. ...

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  17. Capital New York.com's Jimmy Vielkind - on Gov. CuomoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... maybe be endorsing he said earlier this week that he hasn't decided what to do when it comes to senator mark Greene County. -- on the is a Republican but he lost the Republican line in the primary and now remains on the ballot as an independent in ...

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  18. Artist's work on display at libraryRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., will present the art of Bruno DeSantis of Windham, Greene County, throughout the month.

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  19. State corrections officer charged with having sex with inmateRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | Empire State News

    ... sexual act and misdemeanors of sexual abuse and official misconduct. Rowe was arraigned and committed to the Greene County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond. The investigation was conducted by the State Police, State Department of ...

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  20. Prison guard accused of having sex with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... conducted by the State Police, the state Department of Corrections, Inspector General's Office and the Greene County District Attorney's Office. A call to State Police about Rowe's status with the facility, as well as other details about the charge ...

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