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FMCC seeks $100,000 more from sponsor counties
JOHNSTOWN

FMCC seeks $100,000 more from sponsor counties

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Fulton-Montgomery Community College is asking for an extra $100,000 each from its sponsor counties this year, the first increase in eight years, while it works to combat a two-year downward trend in enrollment.
 
Next two Sonic locations set for Troy, Amsterdam
CAPITAL REGION

Next two Sonic locations set for Troy, Amsterdam

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
The area’s first Sonic Drive-In has been open for less than a month, and already two more locations are set to open over the next year.
 
Amsterdam church keeps its Polish heritage alive
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam church keeps its Polish heritage alive

Monday, July 13, 2015
When most people think of a Catholic Mass, they usually think of organ music and Latin voices raised in song.
 
Arrest made in Amsterdam bank robbery
AMSTERDAM

Arrest made in Amsterdam bank robbery

Saturday, July 11, 2015
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has arrested the man it says robbed Citizen’s Bank in the town of Amsterdam Thursday afternoon.
 
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam man faces federal drug charges

Thursday, July 9, 2015
Amsterdam police Wednesday arrested a “wanted felon” on a federal warrant for drug sales.
 
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam council OKs borrowing $4M for projects

Thursday, July 9, 2015
The Amsterdam Common Council voted to borrow nearly $4 million for a long list of capital projects Tuesday night, including a last-minute addition of $200,000 for emergency repairs to the city’s leaking water system.
 
Town of Amsterdam bank robbery investigated
AMSTERDAM

Town of Amsterdam bank robbery investigated

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Police in Montgomery County are searching for a man they say robbed a bank at gunpoint in the town of Amsterdam Thursday afternoon.
 
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam council approves contract with police union

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The Amsterdam Common Council Tuesday night signed an agreement for a new three-year contract with the city’s police union that allows the department to hire civilian dispatchers, a move meant to save the city money and put more officers on patrol.
 
Couple arrested in Ephratah home burglary
Ephratah

Couple arrested in Ephratah home burglary

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
A St. Johnsville couple has been arrested for allegedly burglarizing a house in the town of Ephratah in June.
 
Prosecutors reveal new eyewitness account of crash that killed trooper
FONDA

Prosecutors reveal new eyewitness account of crash that killed trooper

Monday, July 6, 2015
Truck driver Gary Blakley never hit his brakes.
 
Amsterdam K9 to get protective vest
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam K9 to get protective vest

Monday, July 6, 2015
The Amsterdam Police Department will receive a bullet and stab protective vest for K9 Bruno, said a press release issued by the Amsterdam Police Department.
 
Duel on the track: Reporter vs. Amsterdam's standout sprinter

Duel on the track: Reporter vs. Amsterdam's standout sprinter

Sunday, July 5, 2015
What can Daily Gazette reporter — and ex-high school sprinter — Jeff Wilkin do with a 150-meter lead in a 400-meter race against Amsterdam’s super speedster Izaiah Brown? Let's see...
 
Thruway eyes fall debut for Randall canalside stop
RANDALL

Thruway eyes fall debut for Randall canalside stop

Friday, July 3, 2015

Work is underway this summer on a new Thruway rest area in the Montgomery County town of Randall, between exits 28 and 29, which aims to connect the highway’s travelers with the historic Erie Canal.
 
Vatican says no to Auriesville visit for Pope
AURIESVILLE

Vatican says no to Auriesville visit for Pope

Thursday, July 2, 2015
After more than a year of preparation and anticipation at the Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs in Auriesville, it looks like Pope Francis will not be paying a visit during his trip to the United States in September.
 
Amsterdam pedestrian bridge defaced before it’s even finished
AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam pedestrian bridge defaced before it’s even finished

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The new Amsterdam pedestrian bridge has already fallen victim to vandals, and it isn’t even completed yet.
 
 

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