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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Trevor Junquera/Recorder staff - City of Amsterdam Department of Public Works employees Jose Serrano and Fernando Maroto are shown this morning near a city plow, in advance of what could be a long night for them and the DPW.

Snow's coming Parking ban is on

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

By CASEY CROUCHER Recorder News Staff A snow emergency will go into effect at 6 p.m. today in the city of Amsterdam -- meaning no cars will be allowed to park on city streets until further notice. Amsterdam Mayor Ann Thane issued the order this morning, in advance of what the weather man says will be the first big snowstorm of the season. "If the snowfall is predicted to be that great then people should be off the streets," Thane said. "The bottom line is ...

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Road contract again debated

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff FONDA -- The Montgomery County Legislature was divided Monday about creating a committee to investigate how county roads are maintained and whether the formula used to determine the rate paid to the 10 towns for county road services needs to change. Legislators voted 5-4 to amend a resolution which authorizes an annual increase for road service contracts with the towns but not before debating the terms of the contrac ...

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Rural land bank gets county OK

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff FONDA -- The Montgomery County Legislature has unanimously endorsed the concept of a regional land bank that would address blighted properties in six counties. According to a resolution approved Tuesday in Fonda, the creation of the land bank will foster the development of abandoned, vacant and tax-foreclosed property by returning the property to productive use in order to strengthen the economy, improve the quality ...

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Small businesses are the focus this Saturday

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

By CASEY CROUCHER Recorder News Staff State Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara, D-Rotterdam, and the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce teamed up Tuesday during the grand opening of Nana's Bakerz Dozen to promote shopping at local small businesses this holiday season. "When we support small businesses everyone wins," Santabar-bara said. "Small businesses are the backbone of our economy, employing more than half of the state's private sector work f ...

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Local communities in the giving spirit

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

By CAROLINE MURRAY Recorder News Staff MAYFIELD -- It could be as simple as a pair of jeans -- something a student may need this holiday season, but might not receive due to family circumstances. Which is why area school districts have organized food drives and gift collections to help struggling families at this time of the year. And, if community members are wondering how they can lend a hand -- school officials say just ask. Mayfield elementary school p ...

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Small Amsterdam squad expects to compete

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - Updated: 10:14 AM

By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder Without a deep roster at her disposal, Amsterdam High School boys swimming and diving coach Nancy Spagnola knows that every athlete on her squad needs to be versatile -- but they'll also have plenty of chances to prove what they're best at. "We're still a small team, but we're excited for what the season may hold for us," Spagnola said. The Rams will have plenty of time to sort out their lineup -- they won't compete until t ...

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Small Amsterdam squad expects to compete

By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder Without a deep roster at her disposal, Amsterdam High School boys swimming and diving coach Nancy Spagnola knows that every athlete on her squad needs to be versatile -- but they'll also have plenty of chances to prove what they're best at. "We're still a small team, but we're excited for what the season may hold for us," Spagnola said. The Rams will have plenty of time to sort out their lineup -- they won't compete until t ...

Obituaries

Stefanie Schultz

November 24, 2014 Stefanie Schultz, 80 of Astoria, New York died Monday, November 24, 2014 at The Haven at Bellevue Hospice, New York, NY with her loving family by her side. Born August 26, 1934 in Bermomet, Romania she was the daughter of Jos ...

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There are good people out there To the editor: Today's acts of kindnesses validated my belief that the good still outweighs the bad. After filling my car at a local gas station, I headed home. Unfortunately, unbeknownst to me, I'd left my wall ...

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