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The Leader-Herald
Local talent featured on Fulton-Montgomery Community College's men’s soccer teamLeggiero is looking for key newcomers Austin Heroth of Johnstown, Justin Marek
Local talent featured on Fulton-Montgomery Community College's men’s soccer team
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Leggiero is looking for key newcomers Austin Heroth of Johnstown, Justin Marek of Broadalbin and Justin Estremera of Schenectady to make an impact this season. "Heroth is versatile at his position and very quick; with a high work rate. He is... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Arthur SemioneAmerica (Jake) Semione, Virginia Fiorito, Ann Lavender and Rose Frank, all of G
Arthur Semione
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
America (Jake) Semione, Virginia Fiorito, Ann Lavender and Rose Frank, all of Gloversville and Louis Semione Sr. of Schenectady. Arthur was a communicant of the Church of the Holy Spirit (formerly, Our Lady of Mount Carmel), Gloversville,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Larry James Kenyon4, 1947 the eldest child of the late Melvin and Elizabeth Kenyon. Cremation wa
Larry James Kenyon
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
4, 1947 the eldest child of the late Melvin and Elizabeth Kenyon. Cremation was performed at Park View Crematorium, Schenectady. Final burial will take place at a later date at the Gerald B.H. Solomon-Saratoga National Cemetery,... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Most Exclusive Restaurant in Americaprinciples, and practices. The Morrises’ first meal at the restaurant was ten
The Most Exclusive Restaurant in America
The New Yorker / Posted 22 hours ago
principles, and practices. The Morrises’ first meal at the restaurant was ten years ago, with a cousin who lived in Schenectady. It wasn’t hard to get in back then. They returned on their own another time, and on the third visit Baehrel... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Boundaries are redrawnSchenectady In just two weeks, the new school year will be a fresh start in mo
Boundaries are redrawn
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Schenectady In just two weeks, the new school year will be a fresh start in more ways than one for the Schenectady City School District. After three years of planning, the district has finally redrawn school boundaries to make sense of its many... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
New England casino landscape growing crowdedand a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York ca
New England casino landscape growing crowded
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
and a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York casinos are scheduled to open next year in Schenectady and Thompson. To the south, slots-only racetrack casinos in and near New York City already cut into the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Arthur SemioneAmerica (Jake) Semione, Virginia Fiorito, Ann Lavender and Rose Frank, all of G
Arthur Semione
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
America (Jake) Semione, Virginia Fiorito, Ann Lavender and Rose Frank, all of Gloversville and Louis Semione Sr. of Schenectady. Arthur was a communicant of the Church of the Holy Spirit (formerly, Our Lady of Mount Carmel), Gloversville,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
As Texas goes back to school, Transfinder crosses its fingersSCHENECTADY — Monday was a big day at Transfinder, the Schenectady based compan
As Texas goes back to school, Transfinder crosses its fingers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
SCHENECTADY — Monday was a big day at Transfinder, the Schenectady based company that makes school bus routing software.. With most kids in the state of Texas going back to school that day, Transfinder was expecting a huge amount of traffic on its... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Lago casino withstands another lawsuitthe decision. In December 2015, the state Gaming Commission awarded a casino l
Lago casino withstands another lawsuit
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the decision. In December 2015, the state Gaming Commission awarded a casino license for del Lago and two other casinos in Schenectady and the Catskills. “As we continue to employ hundreds of local craftspeople in building what will become the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Perth couple files suit against farm museumto be deprived of his wife's society, companionship and services for a long tim
Perth couple files suit against farm museum
The Leader-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to be deprived of his wife's society, companionship and services for a long time and will be permanently denied them in the future. Karen Travins and Douglas Travins are represented in the lawsuit by De Matteo, De Matteo & De Matteo of Schenec... Read more
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PhysOrg
Plant disease clinic identifies new case of oak wiltand only the second location and third time that oak wilt has been identified i
Plant disease clinic identifies new case of oak wilt
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
and only the second location and third time that oak wilt has been identified in New York state, as it was confirmed in Schenectady County in 2008 and again in 2013, said Karen Snover-Clift, director of CU-PDDC, which collaborates closely with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Schenectady community garden sees bountiful harvestSchenectady So, when the retired school teacher in Mont Pleasant found out she
Schenectady community garden sees bountiful harvest
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Schenectady So, when the retired school teacher in Mont Pleasant found out she could use a plot of land to grow organic vegetables for just $5, she jumped at it. "There is so much spirituality that goes with gardening," Williams said. "When you... Read more
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The Hindu
Man with a huge ‘negative’ carbon footprintto the top and informed Chairman Jack Welch. Jack Welch decided to come from hi
Man with a huge ‘negative’ carbon footprint
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
to the top and informed Chairman Jack Welch. Jack Welch decided to come from his head-office in Connecticut to my labs in Schenectady, New York, to be briefed on this innovation that would impact the entire portfolio of products at GE.” Dr. Baliga... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
314-335/366: Massive BacklogSteelyKid did most of these rainbows (on her left arm) herself. 326/366: Glass
314-335/366: Massive Backlog
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
SteelyKid did most of these rainbows (on her left arm) herself. 326/366: Glasses Loops in the power line behind the Schenectady Amtrak station look like glasses. Credit for this one ought to go to The Pip. We were up on the platform at the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Developer defends Lockport apartment plannot-for-profit organization operates or is building “mid-market” housing projec
Developer defends Lockport apartment plan
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
not-for-profit organization operates or is building “mid-market” housing projects in Buffalo, West Seneca, Rochester, Schenectady and elsewhere in the state. DePaul also has a division that plans an assisted living and memory care development... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Casino being built in Finger Lakes looking for dealersapproved licenses last year for del Lago, the Montreign Resort Casino in the Ca
Casino being built in Finger Lakes looking for dealers
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
approved licenses last year for del Lago, the Montreign Resort Casino in the Catskills and the Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady. Del Lago is scheduled to open next February in Tyre, west of Syracuse. The casino is looking for 480 trainees... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cleanup costs top $200,000 in July Schenectady stormSCHENECTADY — It cost the city $203,154 to clean up the damage from the powerfu
Cleanup costs top $200,000 in July Schenectady storm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
SCHENECTADY — It cost the city $203,154 to clean up the damage from the powerful July storm that battered homes around Central Park and two other smaller parks in the Bellevue neighborhood, according to Schenectady Finance Commissioner Anthony... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Rochester developer defends Lockport apartment plannot-for-profit organization operates or is building “mid-market” housing projec
Rochester developer defends Lockport apartment plan
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
not-for-profit organization operates or is building “mid-market” housing projects in Buffalo, West Seneca, Rochester, Schenectady and elsewhere in the state. DePaul also has a division that plans an assisted living and memory care development... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UFC is coming to Times Union Centercasino, for example, is also working on bringing an MMA event in the fall. And
UFC is coming to Times Union Center
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
casino, for example, is also working on bringing an MMA event in the fall. And the under-construction Rivers casino in Schenectady is considering hosting MMA matches, although there are no firm plans, said spokesman Charles Wiff. They are... Read more
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The Morning Call
Stray Birds, coming to Philadelphia Folk Festival, fly from Lancaster to famepoignant and often inspiring. The album's title track is about a struggling re
Stray Birds, coming to Philadelphia Folk Festival, fly from Lancaster to fame
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
poignant and often inspiring. The album's title track is about a struggling record shop owner whom the group met in Schenectady, a depressed upstate New York town where General Electric was once headquartered. "Nothing, my friend, is harder... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Five area riders post wins at RoyalDygert (Nelliston), 5. Codi Russell (Oriskany Falls) 122-250 Amateur: 1. Casey
Five area riders post wins at Royal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Dygert (Nelliston), 5. Codi Russell (Oriskany Falls) 122-250 Amateur: 1. Casey Battisti (Johnstown), 2. John Grassia (Schenectady), 3. Dan Christman (Mechanicville), 4. Salvatore Attigiato (Gloversville) 122-250 Expert: 1. Hunter Hankle (East... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Schenectady's Hillside View plan wins approvalthree dwellings on Stanley Street are considered historically significant. She
Schenectady's Hillside View plan wins approval
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
three dwellings on Stanley Street are considered historically significant. She also said that the satellite office of the Schenectady police department would be located on the first floor next to the makerspace. Architect Dave Sadowsky said there... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Theodore E. DeVarennes Jr.served his country in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1945. He worked for many years
Theodore E. DeVarennes Jr.
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
served his country in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1945. He worked for many years as a crane operator for General Electric in Schenectady until his retirement. After retiring, Mr. DeVarennes worked part time for the New York State DEC at the Region 5... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Diesel spill closes part of Erie Blvd., SchenectadySCHENECTADY — Part of Erie Boulevard is closed to southbound traffic until furt
Diesel spill closes part of Erie Blvd., Schenectady
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
SCHENECTADY — Part of Erie Boulevard is closed to southbound traffic until further notice. This affects the section from I-890 to State Street for what city police called a "significant" diesel spill on Wednesday. The source of the spill is unknown... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Jordan Nicholas Sampleton, 24drugs won and Jordan is going to die," were the words the doctor told us on Fri
Jordan Nicholas Sampleton, 24
Minot Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
drugs won and Jordan is going to die," were the words the doctor told us on Friday, August 5, 2016 at the hospital in Schenectady, New York. "No, that is NOT happen- ing, go away and come back with another option, is what his Auntie begged of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cops, Court and Fire Callsthe Lake George Battlefield Days Use Area, said Department of Environmental Con
Cops, Court and Fire Calls
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
the Lake George Battlefield Days Use Area, said Department of Environmental Conservation officials. Six victims were from Schenectady, four of them children. The other nine were from Mississauga. Woman wanted by police surrenders TROY — A woman... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Schenectady pride will be on display WednesdaySCHENECTADY — On a bright sunny day last summer, more than 1,000 people lined t
Schenectady pride will be on display Wednesday
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
SCHENECTADY — On a bright sunny day last summer, more than 1,000 people lined the streets in the heart of downtown Schenectady during the inaugural Miles of Smiles to show some love for the city they live and work in. This year, some of those same... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Deborah Foland, former longtime AP NY employee, dies at 61died after a brief battle with cancer. She was 61. Steven Foland, her husband
Deborah Foland, former longtime AP NY employee, dies at 61
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
died after a brief battle with cancer. She was 61. Steven Foland, her husband of 32 years, says his wife died Sunday at a Schenectady hospital. She was being treated after being diagnosed with lung and brain cancer. A native of Troy, she was... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Deborah Foland, longtime AP employee in New York, dies at 61state, has died after a brief battle with cancer. She was 61. Steven Foland sa
Deborah Foland, longtime AP employee in New York, dies at 61
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
state, has died after a brief battle with cancer. She was 61. Steven Foland says his wife of 32 years died Sunday at a Schenectady hospital after being diagnosed with lung and brain cancer. A native of Troy, Debi Foland was hired by the AP's... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
PRESERVE OUR PAST: The naming of Porteus Streetwas there when Pontiac led the Ottawa in a six-month siege of the British holdi
PRESERVE OUR PAST: The naming of Porteus Street
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
was there when Pontiac led the Ottawa in a six-month siege of the British holding. He continued as a trader, and in 1766 in Schenectady, Porteus met another Scotsman, Alexander Ellice, with whose fortunes his own became intricately entwined. He... Read more
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The Herald News
Northeast’s casino landscape growing crowdedand a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York ca
Northeast’s casino landscape growing crowded
The Herald News / Posted 9 days ago
and a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York casinos are scheduled to open next year in Schenectady and Thompson. To the south, slots-only racetrack casinos in and near New York City already cut into the... Read more
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The News-Times
Northeast's casino landscape growing crowdedand a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York ca
Northeast's casino landscape growing crowded
The News-Times / Posted 9 days ago
and a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York casinos are scheduled to open next year in Schenectady and Thompson. To the south, slots-only racetrack casinos in and near New York City already cut into the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Northeast's casino landscape growing crowdedand a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York ca
Northeast's casino landscape growing crowded
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
and a slots parlor by, say, 2020. West of New England, two upstate New York casinos are scheduled to open next year in Schenectady and Thompson. To the south, slots-only racetrack casinos in and near New York City already cut into the... Read more
2 related stories
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MPNnow.com
Lisenbee: Stupidity of crooks is never in short supplyat Price Chopper stores across the state and found similar results. So officers
Lisenbee: Stupidity of crooks is never in short supply
MPNnow.com / Posted 10 days ago
at Price Chopper stores across the state and found similar results. So officers headed for the PC distribution center in Schenectady for a “routine” inspection. Page 2 of 3 - They measured lobsters in 297 cases and found 820 “shorts” that were... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Scholarship winners namedPark, Saratoga County; Kerry A. Golden of Delmar, Albany County; Justin M. Horb
Scholarship winners named
The Leader-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Park, Saratoga County; Kerry A. Golden of Delmar, Albany County; Justin M. Horbacz of Ocean, N.J.; Ryan J. Majinski of New Berlin, Wis.; Jacob M. Mazuryk of Schenectady; and Aniela Wilcenski of Ballston Lake, Saratoga County, the news release... Read more
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Business Standard India
Learning to swim at 75. Why not?That's a pathetic lie. I was just a little scaredy-cat, is all. I remember bein
Learning to swim at 75. Why not?
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
That's a pathetic lie. I was just a little scaredy-cat, is all. I remember being delivered to the YMCA pool in downtown Schenectady, New York, for group lessons. Imagine my horror: A pack of bloodthirsty savages intent on mayhem (i.e.... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton County Board of Supervisors accepts $1,000 donation from Johnstown's Benjamin Moore Paints to support Sheriff's navigation patrolfor food and other supplies. Bids approved - effective Sept. 1 through Dec. 31
Fulton County Board of Supervisors accepts $1,000 donation from Johnstown's Benjamin Moore Paints to support Sheriff's navigation patrol
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
for food and other supplies. Bids approved - effective Sept. 1 through Dec. 31 - were: Sysco Foods of Halfmoon, Saratoga County, refrigerated dry goods - $26,190; US Foods of Schenectady, frozen goods - $25,187; and Bimbo Foods Albany, bread - $4,3... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Herb Kosterin Shreveport, Louisiana as a staff and news announcer. In June 1955 The Genera
Herb Koster
The Leader-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
in Shreveport, Louisiana as a staff and news announcer. In June 1955 The General Electric Stations, WGY and WRGB-TV, Schenectady, NY invited Koster to join their staff. He performed on both radio and television specializing in news, weather... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Golfer Michael Young Jr. gains confidence at N.Y. State AmateurSCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- Michael Young Jr. strung together two solid rounds of golf
Golfer Michael Young Jr. gains confidence at N.Y. State Amateur
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- Michael Young Jr. strung together two solid rounds of golf but it wasn't enough to capture the N.Y. State Amateur Championship this week at the Mohawk Golf Club. After opening with a 5-over 76, the former Advance All Star out of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Aug. 12)Area golf NYSGA MEN’S AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP at Mohawk GC, Schenectady Final r
Aug. 12)
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Area golf NYSGA MEN’S AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP at Mohawk GC, Schenectady Final round scores 1, Tyler McArdell (Timber Banks) 69-72-68-70—279; 2, Jack Gianniny (CC of Rochester) 71-72-69-69—281; 3, Derek Bard (Cedar Lake) 69-71-72-71—283. Area... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Girls just want to have some STEM funEnid Waring, 13, of Schenectady builds a wind turbine during the 5th annual GE
Girls just want to have some STEM fun
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Enid Waring, 13, of Schenectady builds a wind turbine during the 5th annual GE Girls summer STEM experience on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, at General Electric in Schenectady, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union) Enid Waring, 13, of Schenectady builds a... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump on Newsmax TV Tonight: Talks Hillary, Media, ObamaTV on NewsmaxTV.com, Youtube Livestream, Roku, Amazon Fire and More Here Time
Trump on Newsmax TV Tonight: Talks Hillary, Media, Obama
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
TV on NewsmaxTV.com, Youtube Livestream, Roku, Amazon Fire and More Here Time Warner Cable from 7PM to 12AM ET: Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY - Channel 469 Aroostook County, ME - Channel 469 Athol, MA - Channel 469 Buffalo - Channel 469 The... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Howard R. Sammonslifelong area resident, Howard was a 1937 graduate of Johnstown High School. He
Howard R. Sammons
The Leader-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
lifelong area resident, Howard was a 1937 graduate of Johnstown High School. He then went on to attend Union College in Schenectady and Roosevelt Aviation School in Mineola, Long Island, NY before WW II. Howard attended basic training in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man will serve 16 years after Albany heroin dealsSCHENECTADY - A Schenectady man found guilty of selling more than 100 grams of
Man will serve 16 years after Albany heroin deals
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
SCHENECTADY - A Schenectady man found guilty of selling more than 100 grams of heroin in Albany County will serve 16 years in prison, the U.S. Attorney's office said Wednesday. Baker was found guilty in December of selling heroin in two places in... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Robert Lawton appointed to Yates County Administrator positionCity/County Managers Association. In New York State, his first government job w
Robert Lawton appointed to Yates County Administrator position
The Chronicle Express / Posted 14 days ago
City/County Managers Association. In New York State, his first government job was in Albany County. He later worked in Schenectady County and then in the state legislature. One of the accomplishments he’s most proud of from his time in Luzerne... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Sally H. Nightingale of Galway, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2016, at Ellis Hospital in Schenec
Sally H. Nightingale
The Leader-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
of Galway, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2016, at Ellis Hospital in Schenectady. She was 71. Born in Rome, NY on March 16, 1945, Sally was daughter of Floyd and Alice (Camp) Houghton. She was married to N. Clifford... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Schenectady asbestos firm files for bankruptcySCHENECTADY — A Schenectady asbestos removal company has filed for Chapter 11 b
Schenectady asbestos firm files for bankruptcy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
SCHENECTADY — A Schenectady asbestos removal company has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Precision Environmental Solutions, owned by Molain Glimore, appears to have been extremely successful in years past, with more than $7 million in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY man convicted in crashes that killed man, injured anotherSCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) - A 42-year-old upstate New York man has been convicted
NY man convicted in crashes that killed man, injured another
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 days ago
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (AP) - A 42-year-old upstate New York man has been convicted in hit-and-run crashes that left one person dead and another injured last year. The Times Union of Albany reports (http://bit.ly/2aKXHgL ) a judge found Adimu Goodwin... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Aug. 10)Area golf NYSGA MEN’S AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP at Mohawk GC, Schenectady; par 71
Aug. 10)
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
Area golf NYSGA MEN’S AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP at Mohawk GC, Schenectady; par 71 Tuesday’s first round scores 1, Derek Bard (Cedar Lake) and Tyler McArdell (Timber Banks) 69; 3, Alex Bard (Cedar Lake) and Jack Gianniny (CC Rochester) 71. WNY scores:... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bernatovicz leads WNY contingent in state men’s amateur golfof the leaders after Tuesday’s opening round of the New York State Men’s Amateu
Bernatovicz leads WNY contingent in state men’s amateur golf
The Buffalo News / Posted 14 days ago
of the leaders after Tuesday’s opening round of the New York State Men’s Amateur Championship at Mohawk Golf Club in Schenectady. Andy Bernatovicz of River Oaks leads the local contingent with 1-over-par 72. He is in a five-way tie for fifth... Read more
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