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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Jennifer Miller promoted to administrator of Valley Residential Services Posted Jul. 27, 2016 at 3:02 PM HERKIMER — The administration and board of d
Jennifer Miller promoted to administrator of Valley Residential Services
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted yesterday
Posted Jul. 27, 2016 at 3:02 PM HERKIMER — The administration and board of directors of Valley Residential Services in East Herkimer have announced the promotion of Jennifer... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer College Internet Academy receives awardHERKIMER — Herkimer County Community College’s Internet Academy is the recipien
Herkimer College Internet Academy receives award
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted yesterday
HERKIMER — Herkimer County Community College’s Internet Academy is the recipient of the 2016 Institutional Achievement Award presented by the National University Technology Network. The award recognizes effective use of technology in teaching and... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Hillary 2.0were going and to download what he knew of New York politics. "He literally rem
Hillary 2.0
Dundas Star News / Posted yesterday
were going and to download what he knew of New York politics. "He literally remembered how many votes he had gotten in Herkimer County," Ickes marvels. On the momentous day on which the 42nd president of the United States would be acquitted by... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer, F-S consider sharing opportunityHERKIMER — The Herkimer and Frankfort-Schuyler school districts hope to work to
Herkimer, F-S consider sharing opportunity
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
HERKIMER — The Herkimer and Frankfort-Schuyler school districts hope to work together this upcoming school year by offering opportunities to students. Top officials from both districts said they are currently working on a plan to offer a program... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Assemblyman Brindisi excited to be ‘part of history’Clinton won New York during its April 19 primary with approximately 58 percent
Assemblyman Brindisi excited to be ‘part of history’
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
Clinton won New York during its April 19 primary with approximately 58 percent of the vote, though Sanders was favored in Herkimer County and surrounding areas. Brindisi said he believes Clinton will represent the Democratic Party and the country... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
officer says Michigan's only prison for women is crowded, dangerousshe could no longer tolerate the huge amounts of forced overtime and what it wa
officer says Michigan's only prison for women is crowded, dangerous
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
she could no longer tolerate the huge amounts of forced overtime and what it was doing to herself and her family. Lauralie Herkimer, who said she sometimes struggled through six consecutive double shifts before she resigned on June 30, described an... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
officer says Michigan's only prison for women is crowded, dangerousshe could no longer tolerate the huge amounts of forced overtime and what it wa
officer says Michigan's only prison for women is crowded, dangerous
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
she could no longer tolerate the huge amounts of forced overtime and what it was doing to herself and her family. Lauralie Herkimer, who said she sometimes struggled through six consecutive double shifts before she resigned on June 30, described an... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer BOE discusses BOCES optionsHerkimer BOE discusses BOCES options Posted Jul. 24, 2016 at 1:39 PM HERKIMER
Herkimer BOE discusses BOCES options
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
Herkimer BOE discusses BOCES options Posted Jul. 24, 2016 at 1:39 PM HERKIMER — The Herkimer Board of Education will consider the impact Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES has on its school district in light of the retirement of its current... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
‘Suspicious’ blaze put out by firefighterscause of the fire is being investigated by the Fire Coordinator's office, the c
‘Suspicious’ blaze put out by firefighters
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
cause of the fire is being investigated by the Fire Coordinator's office, the county Fire Investigation Team and investigators from the Herkimer County Sheriff's Department. The owner of the building is listed as Stacey Bullock of the same add... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Upcoming area roadwork projects— The New York State Department of Transportation has issued travel advisories
Upcoming area roadwork projects
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 5 days ago
— The New York State Department of Transportation has issued travel advisories for area counties for the week of July 25. HERKIMER COUNTYTown of Fairfield: Route 170A between Route 170 and Route 29. Motorists will encounter lane closures with... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Frankfort village board to review projects with engineersalso working with the firm to seek grant funding to upgrade the Frankfort Marin
Frankfort village board to review projects with engineers
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
also working with the firm to seek grant funding to upgrade the Frankfort Marina. In other business: The board approved the Herkimer County Shared Services agreement for police department purchases. Board members had discussed the agreement at their... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
POP WRITING SERIES: Petrie Street named for leader of German Palatinesa one-way street named for John Jost Petrie, Jr., the leader of the German Pala
POP WRITING SERIES: Petrie Street named for leader of German Palatines
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
a one-way street named for John Jost Petrie, Jr., the leader of the German Palatines who purchased land from the Mohawks in Herkimer County and a direct descendant of John, Sr. who was born in 1686 in the Alsace area of present day Germany.... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Daniel Enea files petitions for county coronerHERKIMER — Funeral director Daniel Enea he has filed petitions to appear on the
Daniel Enea files petitions for county coroner
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
HERKIMER — Funeral director Daniel Enea he has filed petitions to appear on the Republican, Conservative and Independence lines as a candidate for Herkimer County coroner, District 3. Enea has been endorsed by the Conservative and Independence... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Village of Herkimer seeks more interest on refund from county1956: Herkimer County and local municipalities form the Herkimer County Self-In
Village of Herkimer seeks more interest on refund from county
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 7 days ago
1956: Herkimer County and local municipalities form the Herkimer County Self-Insurance Plan. 2004: The towns of Webb and Salisbury pull out of the plan. 2005: Herkimer County terminates the plan due to concerns over rising costs. 2005 Reserve... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Three arrested for Vets Park break-inwith third-degree burglary and petit larceny, police said. Police said the juve
Three arrested for Vets Park break-in
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 7 days ago
with third-degree burglary and petit larceny, police said. Police said the juveniles were issued tickets returnable to the Herkimer County Probation Department. The 18-year-old was arraigned in Little Falls city court and was released pending... Read more
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The Post-Standard
State to provide $13 million to fight 'zombie' homes in New York100 vacant and abandoned properties. The following Central New York communities
State to provide $13 million to fight 'zombie' homes in New York
The Post-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
100 vacant and abandoned properties. The following Central New York communities are eligible to apply for the grants: Auburn, Cortland, Norwich, Ilion, Utica, Rome, Syracuse, Geneva, Fulton, Oswego, Ithaca and the towns of Herkimer and Seneca Fa... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Oneonta awarded $10 million state Downtown Revitalization Initiative grantOneonta was selected from the six-county Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Develo
Oneonta awarded $10 million state Downtown Revitalization Initiative grant
The Leader-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Oneonta was selected from the six-county Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Development Council, which includes Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego and Schoharie counties. "New York's downtown neighborhoods are the epicenters of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Thief threatens store employee with knife after West Side robberystore, police said the man pulled a knife from his waistband and threatened the
Thief threatens store employee with knife after West Side robbery
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
store, police said the man pulled a knife from his waistband and threatened the employee. Police are checking to see whether store officials have video surveillance images of the thief, who fled on Arkansas Street and then south on Herkimer St... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Doo-Dah Parade route, traffic detours announcedtraffic, large numbers of pedestrians and traffic delays. Uniformed law enforce
Doo-Dah Parade route, traffic detours announced
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
traffic, large numbers of pedestrians and traffic delays. Uniformed law enforcement officers from Ilion police and the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Department will be positioned along the parade route, assisting pedestrians and directing traffic... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Police arrest drunk, off-duty MTA employee after crashdriver Monday night, police said. Dwayne Steward, 35, crashed his Kia Sorento
Police arrest drunk, off-duty MTA employee after crash
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
driver Monday night, police said. Dwayne Steward, 35, crashed his Kia Sorento into the driver’s side of a parked car at Herkimer Street and Schenectady Avenue around 9 p.m. on Monday, according to court documents. The parked car was... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Town of Manheim requests traffic study on Spencer Roadher own concerns about speeding on the road. According to the minutes, Wavre sa
Town of Manheim requests traffic study on Spencer Road
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
her own concerns about speeding on the road. According to the minutes, Wavre said she was concerned for the children and Herkimer Area Resource Center clients who live along the road. She also had a dog killed in front of her residence last... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
A Midsummer’s Night Picnic returns for Third Thursdaybeginning at 4 p.m. for the opportunity to make a masquerade mask, build a fair
A Midsummer’s Night Picnic returns for Third Thursday
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 10 days ago
beginning at 4 p.m. for the opportunity to make a masquerade mask, build a fairy garden or create a floral hair wreath. The Herkimer Home will also bring colonial toys and games for children to play at 4:30 p.m.Children may take part in classic... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Upcoming area roadwork projects— The New York State Department of Transportation has issued travel advisories
Upcoming area roadwork projects
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 11 days ago
— The New York State Department of Transportation has issued travel advisories for area counties for the week of July 18. HERKIMER COUNTY Town of Fairfield: Route 170A between Route 170 and Route 29. Motorists will encounter lane closures with... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton County urged to back six-county land bankaccess to funding for the rehabilitation or redevelopment of foreclosed propert
Fulton County urged to back six-county land bank
The Leader-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
access to funding for the rehabilitation or redevelopment of foreclosed property. Under the proposal, Fulton, Montgomery, Herkimer, Oneida, Otsego and Schoharie counties would seek state money for the land bank, which buys foreclosed properties... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Democratic candidate for 51st Senate District files petitionsSenate District includes all of Otsego, Schoharie and Cortland counties, as wel
Democratic candidate for 51st Senate District files petitions
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 13 days ago
Senate District includes all of Otsego, Schoharie and Cortland counties, as well as portions of Ulster, Delaware, Chenango, Herkimer, Cayuga and Tompkins counties. Voters can learn more about Bagnall-Graham at his campaign website,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Tedisco, Klueg ready to square off in fall Republican primary for 49th state senate racethe Republican Party living in any of the five counties of the 49th state senat
Tedisco, Klueg ready to square off in fall Republican primary for 49th state senate race
The Leader-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the Republican Party living in any of the five counties of the 49th state senate district, Schenectady, Saratoga, Hamilton, Herkimer or Fulton. Klueg said he filed a total of 4,127 signatures. "We collected over four times the amount of signatures... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Petitions filled for primary, fall electionsand Reform parties line. Butler faces primary opposition from Republican-Conse
Petitions filled for primary, fall elections
The Leader-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
and Reform parties line. Butler faces primary opposition from Republican-Conservative businessman Patrick J. Vincent of Cold Brook, Herkimer County. Michael Anich covers Johnstown and Fulton County news. He can be reached at manich@leaderherald.c... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer BOCES board re-elects president, vice president Posted Jul. 14, 2016 at 2:31 PM HERKIMER — Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego B
Herkimer BOCES board re-elects president, vice president
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 14 days ago
Posted Jul. 14, 2016 at 2:31 PM HERKIMER — Herkimer-Fulton-Hamilton-Otsego BOCES Board of Education President Daniel LaLonde and Vice President Thomas Shypski were re-elected to their fourth... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
RSVP volunteers recognized during luncheonILION — The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Herkimer County held its an
RSVP volunteers recognized during luncheon
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 14 days ago
ILION — The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Herkimer County held its annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon at Francesca’s Banquet Hall on June 23. There were 250 RSVP volunteers who were honored for their service in Herkimer County, by... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer Co. native honored as Officer of the Year Posted Jul. 14, 2016 at 3:01 PM WHITNEY POINT — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced
Herkimer Co. native honored as Officer of the Year
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 14 days ago
Posted Jul. 14, 2016 at 3:01 PM WHITNEY POINT — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that Trooper Donald Atkinson and Trooper Lawrence Gurdo II are the recipients of the New York State Police... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Teen charged after large fight in Ilioncount of resisting arrest. His name isn’t being released due to his age. The ju
Teen charged after large fight in Ilion
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 15 days ago
count of resisting arrest. His name isn’t being released due to his age. The juvenile was arraigned and was remanded to the Herkimer County Correctional Facility in lieu of $750 cash bail or $3,000 bail bond. He is scheduled to reappear in Ilion... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer County SWCD to receive state fundsALBANY — The Herkimer County Soil and Water Conservation District is among the
Herkimer County SWCD to receive state funds
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 16 days ago
ALBANY — The Herkimer County Soil and Water Conservation District is among the agencies that will have projects supported by the state through funding, according to a news release from governor’s office. The release stated the agency will receive... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Crash claims the life of Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville teacher Dale BoudryBoudry on the district website. Before working for the district, Boudry was a c
Crash claims the life of Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville teacher Dale Boudry
The Leader-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Boudry on the district website. Before working for the district, Boudry was a case manager and service coordinator at the Herkimer Resource Center for nine years, Halloran said. Boudry also served in the Army as an electronic warfare voice... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Free Old Forge shuttle availableshuttle is part of a two-year pilot program using Federal Rural Transit funding
Free Old Forge shuttle available
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 17 days ago
shuttle is part of a two-year pilot program using Federal Rural Transit funding and is sponsored by the town of Webb and Herkimer County. It’s wheelchair accessible and runs from approximately 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; from... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Gloversville still awaits word on $10M grantthe program, one city from the six-county Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Devel
Gloversville still awaits word on $10M grant
The Leader-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
the program, one city from the six-county Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Development Council - which includes Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego and Schoharie counties - will be selected. The money is intended to help the winning... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer College staffers honored for lengthy service Posted Jul. 8, 2016 at 10:03 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. – Herkimer County Community C
Herkimer College staffers honored for lengthy service
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 20 days ago
Posted Jul. 8, 2016 at 10:03 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. – Herkimer County Community College recently recognized 24 faculty and staff members, at an employee recognition ceremony, for reaching milestones... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Craig named dean of enrollment management at Herkimer College Posted Jul. 8, 2016 at 10:05 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. – Herkimer County Community C
Craig named dean of enrollment management at Herkimer College
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 20 days ago
Posted Jul. 8, 2016 at 10:05 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. – Herkimer County Community College has appointed Erin B. Craig, of Cazenovia, as Dean of Enrollment Management. Craig will be responsible... Read more
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DNA Info
15 Things To Do in Your Brooklyn Neighborhoods This Weekendshare ideas for the mosaic, which will go just south of the Prison Ship Martyr’
15 Things To Do in Your Brooklyn Neighborhoods This Weekend
DNA Info / Posted 20 days ago
share ideas for the mosaic, which will go just south of the Prison Ship Martyr’s Monument. Where: Welancora Gallery, 33 Herkimer St., Bedford-Stuyvesant Welancora Gallery presents a new exhibition, “Lovers and Other People,” from artist Karl A.... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Historical novels on Palatine Germans available at Herkimer County Historical Society Posted Jul. 7, 2016 at 1:45 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. — Three new historical novels
Historical novels on Palatine Germans available at Herkimer County Historical Society
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 21 days ago
Posted Jul. 7, 2016 at 1:45 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. — Three new historical novels on the Palatine Germans written by Kay Ellen Gilmour, a direct descendant herself of... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Dolgeville’s Ciera Owens named Center State Conference Division II softball all-star20. Owens recently was named a first-team Center State Conference Division II a
Dolgeville’s Ciera Owens named Center State Conference Division II softball all-star
The Leader-Herald / Posted 22 days ago
20. Owens recently was named a first-team Center State Conference Division II all-star. (The Leader-Herald/Bill Trojan) Herkimer's Alexis Oldfield, Gracie Schrader and Megan Ball earned first-team honors, while Waterville had Alexis Decker and... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Poland graduates receive awardsPost 1118, Auxiliary: Brian Helmer and Marissa AndersonPoland Auxiliary Fire Co
Poland graduates receive awards
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 22 days ago
Post 1118, Auxiliary: Brian Helmer and Marissa AndersonPoland Auxiliary Fire Company Award: Mikayla BlumenstockHerkimer County Conference of Mayors Awards: Sarah Ossont and Cameron LoomisDavid A. Tilly Medical Award: Elise ButlerM&T... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Plans set for second Herkimer Diamond Festival and Gem Show Posted Jul. 6, 2016 at 7:23 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. — Plans for the second annual
Plans set for second Herkimer Diamond Festival and Gem Show
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 22 days ago
Posted Jul. 6, 2016 at 7:23 AM HERKIMER, N.Y. — Plans for the second annual Herkimer Diamond Festival and Gem Show are coming together with vendors lined up and new attractions added.“The... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Panther cheer goes 'Herkie' in NCA national campthat’s perfect.”In case you aren’t familiar with the world of cheerleading, the
Panther cheer goes 'Herkie' in NCA national camp
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 23 days ago
that’s perfect.”In case you aren’t familiar with the world of cheerleading, the “Herkie” Team Award, named after Lawrence Herkimer, the founder of the NCA and a former SMU cheerleader, is the top award given to a team during the NCA Cheer Camp.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Herkimer Street house suffers $15,000 in fire damagewho needed housing after a late afternoon fire caused $15,000 damage to their t
Herkimer Street house suffers $15,000 in fire damage
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
who needed housing after a late afternoon fire caused $15,000 damage to their two and a half-story wood frame house at 311 Herkimer St. The fire was called in at 4 p.m. Monday and declared under control by 4:25 p.m. Damage to the building was... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Garden club hears presentation on growing rosesHERKIMER, N.Y. — The Herkimer Garden Club met at the Frank J. Basloe Library Ju
Garden club hears presentation on growing roses
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 23 days ago
HERKIMER, N.Y. — The Herkimer Garden Club met at the Frank J. Basloe Library June 14.Jim Kahler, a member of the Syracuse Rose Society which is the oldest rose society in the United States, presented a program on rose growing tips. Some of the topics... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Ilion WWII veteran in need of community’s supportErie Canal. Lloyd’s mother lived another nine years after her son’s birth until
Ilion WWII veteran in need of community’s support
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 25 days ago
Erie Canal. Lloyd’s mother lived another nine years after her son’s birth until she died in 1929. Lloyd spent his youth in Herkimer County and graduated from Herkimer High School in 1941 matriculating in the industrial arts. He later went on to... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Battisti, Dumblewski, Miller, Melita, Watras lead local riders posting wins at Royalon the day with his victories in the Schoolboy 86-250cc (12-16-year-old), 122-2
Battisti, Dumblewski, Miller, Melita, Watras lead local riders posting wins at Royal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
on the day with his victories in the Schoolboy 86-250cc (12-16-year-old), 122-250 Novice and 122-Open Novice divisions. Herkimer's Daniel Netti won the 122-250 Expert and 122-Open Expert classes and Brett Burns topped the field in the Open Mini... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Call for artists for juried art showopen to artists working in any media and will be juried by J. Bruce Schwabach,
Call for artists for juried art show
The Leader-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
open to artists working in any media and will be juried by J. Bruce Schwabach, former associate professor of fine arts at Herkimer Community College. Work will be on exhibit from Nov. 4 through Jan. 4 in the Regional Art Galleries, the release... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer County IDA approves tax exemptions for Northern Safety project Posted Jul. 1, 2016 at 6:14 PM HERKIMER — The Herkimer County Industrial Dev
Herkimer County IDA approves tax exemptions for Northern Safety project
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 26 days ago
Posted Jul. 1, 2016 at 6:14 PM HERKIMER — The Herkimer County Industrial Development Agency recently approved of tax incentives for a renovation project at Northern Safety... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
LINDA ROBBINS: Tips to enjoy local farmers’ marketscan be transferred to the inside when they are cut or peeled. Page 2 of 2 - Fo
LINDA ROBBINS: Tips to enjoy local farmers’ markets
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 27 days ago
can be transferred to the inside when they are cut or peeled. Page 2 of 2 - For more information on farmers markets in Herkimer County, go to http://bit.ly/CCEHerkFarmersMkts. ——— Linda Robbins, CDN, is assistant director and nutrition educator... Read more
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