The 23rd annual Goodyear Lake Polar Bear Jump raised $128,600 to benefit children and area organizations committed to health and helping one another.
The Cooperstown Chamber of Commerce announced its second annual Hall of Fame class yesterday, naming Brewery Ommegang, the Cooperstown Graduate Program, The Farmers’ Museum, Spurbeck’s Grocery and the Susquehanna Animal Shelter this year’s honorees.
After a week of big snow storms threatened the 51st annual Cooperstown Winter Carnival with nasty weather, spring-like temperatures and a renewed emphasis on family-friendly events made it a successful weekend, according to one organizer.
Tickets for The Glimmerglass Festival’s 2018 season are now on sale. Each summer, the festival presents new productions of opera, musical theater and a wide range of events in Cooperstown.
More than 300 people packed the Anton Remy Jr. Gymnasium at Milford Central School on Sunday for the 2018 Goodyear Lake Polar Bear Jump auction.
Cooperstown will have its first full slate of competitive village elections since 2011 and first contested mayor's race since 2010, after both parties nominated candidates this week.
The Otsego County Sheriff’s Department arrested seven teenagers for a fire that destroyed a rail car at the Leatherstocking Railway Historical Association in Milford on Oct. 3, a media release from the sheriff’s department stated.
A registered nurse at Bassett Medical Center has been placed on unpaid administrative leave following his arrest on two dozen charges of unlawful surveillance, according to the Cooperstown Police Department and Bassett.
FLY CREEK — About 50 people filled the Town of Otsego Building at 811 County Hwy. 26 on Jan. 25 to hear how to fight drug use in their homes and communities, and to listen to a panel of experts talk about the opioid epidemic.
Dentist Leah Carpenter has seen hundreds of patients at Bassett Healthcare Network’s school-based health centers, but hundreds more area children are lacking in dental care, she said.
A Springfield Center man pleaded guilty to second-degree attempted arson in connection with a blaze last year that destroyed a Milford church, the district attorney said Tuesday.
From cows to robotics, Mark Boshnack has written about topics dear to Otsego County 4-H volunteers, and the organization will name him a “Friend of 4-H” at its annual luncheon in Oneonta on Saturday, an official said.
ALBANY — In just a few months, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s perspective on marijuana has evolved from arguing that pot is a “gateway drug” that should be banned to authorizing a state task force to evaluate whether it should be legalized.
The village of Cooperstown Board of Trustees unanimously approved a new package of laws tightening short-term tourist accommodations at a short but packed special hearing on Thursday in the village meeting room at 22 Main St.
The Cooperstown Winter Carnival Committee will host two receptions this weekend for the public to learn more about the 2018 event, which takes place from Feb. 9 to 11.
Focus Otsego nursing home has officially been taken over by Centers Health Care and will now be known as the Cooperstown Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing, a spokesperson for Centers confirmed Tuesday.
ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo, saying he wants to protect New York from an “economic missile” fired by the Trump administration, Tuesday offered a $168 billion budget that includes hundreds of millions of dollars in new taxes and fees and opens the door to a payroll tax.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has refused to grant a ruling that would have paved the way for construction of the Constitution Pipeline — a proposed 124-mile natural gas line that would cross Broome, Chenango, Delaware and Schoharie counties.
An Edmeston man has been arrested on felony charges for rape and the misdemeanor of endangering the welfare of a child, according to a media release from the New York State Police.
Changes in Otsego County’s leadership structure would ultimately require voter approval, whether the county government switches to a county manager or county executive model.
The Boy Scouts of America Leatherstocking Council recognized 63 new Eagle Scouts on Jan. 4, at a recognition dinner in Whitesboro. Of the 63, 13 of them were from the local Deerslayer and Foothills regions, including Cooperstown’s Blake Guzy and Milford’s Keenan Holliday.
Fittingly for a game of statistics, the big question pre-announcement for Cooperstown in 2018 is one of numbers. Specifically, will the Baseball Ball Writers’ Association of America select three, four or five inductees to the National Baseball Hall of Fame?
Possible listeria contamination of tuna has sparked a recall by Price Chopper and Market 32 Supermarkets of packaged sushi. The voluntary manufacturer recall by AFC Sushi is all varieties of packaged sushi made with tuna, sold from the prepared foods case in the deli department at its Price …
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