- Local News
- Thursday, October 24, 2013
Ommegang parent buys Mo. brewery
The parent company of Brewery Ommegang has struck a deal to purchase Boulevard Brewing Co., a move that local executives say will boost production at both the Cooperstown brewery and Boulevard's brewery in Kansas City, Mo.Continued ...
Cooperstown Rotary Club to host Pancake Day
The Cooperstown Rotary Club's annual Pancake Day, an Election Day tradition since 1957, will be held again this year on Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 7 a.m. to 7p.m. at the Cooperstown Vets Club, 60 Main St., Cooperstown.Continued ...
Debates set for three local elections
With the Nov. 5 election less than three weeks away, no debates have been organized for the two candidates competing for the Otsego County treasurer's job. The three local districts for the county board are now scheduled to have debates featuring new candidates vying for those seats.Continued ...
- Real Captain Phillips to speak in Utica
Ithaca junior does film thesis on Springfield
On Friday, Oct. 18, Danny Doran, a Junior at Ithaca College came to the Springfield Historical Society to meet with us and discuss his thesis project.Continued ...
- Thursday, October 17, 2013
New police Interceptor getting good reviews
The Cooperstown Police Department has a new police car, and the reviews are good.Continued ...
Village preparing for possible Keator win
It is three weeks before Election Day, but the village of Cooperstown is preparing for the possibility of Treasurer Ed Keator moving on to the County Treasurer's position.Continued ...
Cooperstown girls go to Washington to speak on 'R word'
Just when Emily Greenberg and Catherine Borgstrom thought the controversy over the nickname Redskins was over, the world at large pulled them back in.Continued ...
CV-S tries again to find new Superintendent
Cherry Valley-Springfield School District remains eager to find a permanent Superintendent for their district. Three candidates met with teachers, administrators, the Board of Education, parents, students and community members on Tuesday.Continued ...
Milford Central School Board of Education schedules vote for Dec. 9 on new bus
The Milford Board of Education has cleared the way for a Dec. 9 town vote on whether or not to purchase a new handicapped-accessible bus for the school.Continued ...
Distillery dream comes true for Marra and Montell
When he considered going into the distillery business, Gene Marra recalled Friday, he could think of no better place to produce spirits than the community reputed to be the birthplace of baseball.Continued ...
Bachman: Country can avoid layoffs
Otsego County Acting Treasurer Henry "Russ" Bachman said Wednesday he is optimistic that he county's fiscal position is strong enough to avoid layoffs of county workers and to give department managers raises for the first time in more than six years.Continued ...
- Wednesday, October 16, 2013
- 'My Neighbor's Closet' open Saturday
- Thursday, October 10, 2013
CCS planning big construction project
Cooperstown Central School is preparing a huge construction project that will cost about $7 million. The project, announced at the school's Oct. 2 Board of Education meeting, would need to be approved by voters, possibly in a December referendum.Continued ...
Divers locate lost plane in Otsego Lake
Divers have located the remains of a plane that crashed in Otsego Lake decades ago, as part of an ongoing effort to document cultural artifacts long hidden under its surface.Continued ...
Court of Appeals agrees to hear Pacherille case
The legal saga of former Cooperstown High School student Anthony Pacherille Jr., serving 11 years in state prison for shooting a classmate, will have another chapter, with the state's highest court agreeing to consider his claim that his sentence was too harsh.Continued ...
CAA offers five-day pastel painting class
The Cooperstown Art Association announce that pastel artist, Greg Barnes of Charlotte, NC will be offering a 5-day pastel painting workshop Oct. 21 to 25.Continued ...
Bassett Healthcare network among eight bidders for Otsego Manor
Bassett Healthcare Network and a company that was the successful bidder for public nursing homes in Ulster and Chautauqua counties are among eight companies that have submitted formal proposals for the Otsego Manor, the 174-bed nursing home Otsego County officials have decided to privatize.Continued ...
Former county chamber president indicted
An Otsego County grand jury has indicted the former president of the Otsego County Chamber and another participant in an alleged insurance scam, District Attorney John Muehl said Thursday.Continued ...
Pipeline project receives DEC criticism
Planners of the proposed Constitution Pipeline have failed to adequately evaluate existing utility corridors and other alternate routes in proposing a pathway that would take the natural gas transmission system through forests, fields and farmland, according to a state Department of Environmental Conservation official.Continued ...