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Longtime Montgomery County DA to retire when term is up

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Longtime Montgomery County DA to retire when term is up

District Attorney Jed Conboy will retire from his post at the conclusion of his term in December, he said this week.

Murdered Amsterdam woman recalled as devoted mom

AMSTERDAM

Murdered Amsterdam woman recalled as devoted mom

Murder victim Beth Ann Logan of Amsterdam remembered as a devoted mother who always took care of her kids.

Estate of trooper killed in Thruway crash settles lawsuit

CAPITAL REGION

Estate of trooper killed in Thruway crash settles lawsuit

One of two federal lawsuits filed in the wake of the December 2013 Thruway crash that killed state Trooper David Cunniff and injured another man has been settled, according to a federal court filing.

Amsterdam assault victim dies from her injuries

AMSTERDAM & SCHENECTADY

Amsterdam assault victim dies from her injuries


The Amsterdam woman attacked by her boyfriend last week has died and the suspect is now facing a murder charge, authorities said Monday.

AMSTERDAM

Police seek leads in Amsterdam robbery

Amsterdam Police are investigating a robbery at the Mini Mart Convenience Store that occurred just before 10 p.m. Wednesday.

AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam police seek man for alleged assault on girlfriend

A Schenectady man is being sought, accused of attacking his girlfriend early Tuesday in Amsterdam, leaving her in critical condition, police said.

Family, friends reflect on life of Judge Robert Sise

AMSTERDAM

Family, friends reflect on life of Judge Robert Sise

Judge Robert Sise, who died Tuesday, not only had a long career on the bench, but he also lived a life that saw service in World War II, a brief showing in minor league baseball and a 66-year marriage that produced nine sons and 26 grandchildren.

Town of Florida woman allegedly did not provide care for horses

FLORIDA

Town of Florida woman allegedly did not provide care for horses

A Fort Hunter woman is due back in court Thursday on charges she failed to provide for her horses, authorities said.

Schenectady group marks the deaths of three with red lights

SCHENECTADY

Schenectady group marks the deaths of three with red lights

Three red lights on a tree outside Ellis Hospital now mark the deaths of members of three generations of a single family last year at the hands of an alleged drunk driver.

Niccoli makes state Senate bid official

46TH SENATE DISTRICT

Niccoli makes state Senate bid official

Sara Niccoli would like nothing better than to spend a little more time in the city of her youth, especially when the New York state Legislature is in session. The Palatine supervisor today officially announced her candidacy for the Senate.

Bazaar in Amsterdam a 50-year tradition for volunteer

AMSTERDAM

Bazaar in Amsterdam a 50-year tradition for volunteer

Thedosia Krywulych has worked for her fellow Ukrainians.

Town of Amsterdam man sues over wife's death from falling tree

AMSTERDAM

Town of Amsterdam man sues over wife's death from falling tree


A town of Amsterdam widower whose wife was killed last August when a tree fell on their passing truck is suing the town and landowners, claiming that a proper inspection could have prevented the tragedy.

AMSTERDAM

St. Mary's gets $586,000 grant for detox program


St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam is expanding its addiction recovery services this year with a $586,000 grant to build a new outpatient detoxification program.

Ray Tomlinson: Adept @ finding solutions

Ray Tomlinson: Adept @ finding solutions

The device was a “concoction of wires and things” that the 16-year-old Barbara Andersen didn’t totally understand. But when she picked it up, she could hear the faint voice of her high school boyfriend Ray Tomlinson on the other end.

CANAJOHARIE

Two allegedly endangered disabled person in Canajoharie


Two women responsible for the care of a person with disabilities at a Montgomery County facility were charged for allegedly failing to call 911 when the person couldn’t breathe, state officials said Friday.

Dollar General moves plans to Montgomery County

Dollar General moves plans to Montgomery County

Dollar General is tentatively planning to build an $85-million distribution center in the Montgomery County town of Florida this year

GLEN

Police investigating Friday's fatal crash in Glen

State police are continuing to investigate a two-vehicle crash last week that left an 88-year-old Canajoharie man dead.

Coeymans Republican plans to challenge Tonko

20TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Coeymans Republican plans to challenge Tonko

A Coeymans man is looking to unseat U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-Amsterdam, because “he needs to be challenged” and “has been a failure for this area.”

Man dies in Amsterdam house fire

AMSTERDAM

Man dies in Amsterdam house fire

A man died in a house fire in the town of Amsterdam early this morning, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

AMSTERDAM

Amsterdam software firm to stay put for now


Mair Magaw Information Services, a startup software company opening shop in Amsterdam, will be working out of Riverfront Center for the near future after a deal fell through to buy a former bank building downtown.

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