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GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville school system looks at reorganization options

Monday, Dec. 28, 2015
Officials with the Gloversville Enlarged School District will continue to evaluate the district’s educational delivery options during a series of forums and focus groups to be held in the coming months.
 
Nathan Littauer nurses set strike date
GLOVERSVILLE

Nathan Littauer nurses set strike date

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015
Nurses at Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville have announced a strike after years of negotiations and a candlelight vigil last week have done little to further negotiations for a new contract.
 
Johnstown students offer lesson in caring
JOHNSTOWN

Johnstown students offer lesson in caring

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

The students of Knox Junior High School in Johnstown had a Christmas gift for the patients of New York Oncology Hemotology of Amsterdam Wednesday morning — in fact, they had four sacks full of gifts.
 
JOHNSTOWN

Johnstown 2016 city budget approved with 3.3% hike in tax levy

Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015
Residents in the city of Johnstown will see a tax rate decrease in 2016 despite an increase in the tax levy, thanks to a revaluation of property assessments finished earlier this year.
 
Arrest made in Mayfield liquor store robbery
MAYFIELD

Arrest made in Mayfield liquor store robbery

Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015
A Mayfield man was jailed Monday night after being charged with robbing a local liquor store, state police said.
 
EPHRATAH

Remains found in Fulton County gravel pit are of woman

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015
Police are investigating after skeletal human remains were found Thursday morning in a gravel pit in the Fulton County town of Ephratah.
 
New company has plan for FAGE whey
JOHNSTOWN

New company has plan for FAGE whey

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015
A second company planning to capitalize on the whey byproduct of the FAGE yogurt plant in the Johnstown Industrial Park might be off to a smoother start than the similar Proliant Dairy plans that collapsed in March.
 

Human remains found in Ephratah

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015
The Fulton County Sheriff's Department issued a press release Thursday night saying that human remains had been found in the town of Ephratah.
 
Littauer nurses, some staff hold candlelight vigil
GLOVERSVILLE

Littauer nurses, some staff hold candlelight vigil

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015
A few dozen registered nurses and health care workers gathered outside Nathan Littauer Hospital in Gloversville this evening for a rainy candlelight vigil as contract negotiations with management have dragged on well beyond two years.
 
FMCC gets chunk of World Trade Center antenna
MOHAWK

FMCC gets chunk of World Trade Center antenna

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015
The twisted mass of metal arrived at Fulton-Montgomery Community College early Tuesday evening, a 32-foot, 36,000-pound reminder of the terror attacks that brought down the World Trade Center towers on Sept. 11, 2001.
 
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville Senior Center seeking financial stability

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015
The Gloversville Senior Center is trying to raise $100,000 this winter to keep the doors open long enough to find a more permanent solution to its financial shortcomings.
 
Capital Region school leaders plan no immediate changes after state report
CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region school leaders plan no immediate changes after state report

Monday, Dec. 14, 2015
While a recent report from a task force charged with reviewing New York’s education standards recommended major changes to education policy last week, local education leaders plan to stay the course as those changes shake out.
 
CAROGA

State audit faults town of Caroga for poor oversight

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015

Town of Caroga officials say they’re back on track after an audit by the state Comptroller’s Office faulted town leadership for poor fiscal oversight throughout 2014.
 
Mohawk Valley gets $100.3M but 'disappointed'

Mohawk Valley gets $100.3M but 'disappointed'

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015
The six counties of the Mohawk Valley were awarded $100.3 million in the state’s Regional Economic Development Council awards today.
 
Gloversville YMCA arsonist gets 5 years
GLOVERSVILLE

Gloversville YMCA arsonist gets 5 years

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015
The man who pleaded guilty to setting fire to a Gloversville YMCA facility in May has been sentenced to five years in state prison.
 
 

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