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Monday, July 28, 2014
Amsterdam, NY ,

Casey Croucher/Recorder staff

A mid-summer's eve

Approximately 100 people turned out to hear MaryLeigh Roohan and her band perform on a picturesque summer evening along the banks of the Mohawk River Saturday at Riverlink Park in Amsterdam. 

Child health is local focus

Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:52 AM

St. Mary's looks to be a leader in the capital region By CASEY CROUCHER casey.croucher@recordernews.com St. Mary's Healthcare officials submitted a letter of intent Friday to act as the capital region's lead system for a children's health home. In New York, Medicaid enrollees with chronic conditions qualify for health homes if they're diagnosed with complex medical, behavioral, and/or long-term care needs. Health homes are care management systems where a p ...

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Hard-working youths find a way to help out

Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:52 AM

By CASEY CROUCHER casey.croucher@recordernews.com Two teenage boys wearing orange safety vests, wielding weed trimming machines and rakes can be seen this summer sprucing up different areas of the city. The teens, Alex Antonio and Neil Otero, are part of Montgomery County's Workforce Solutions System. They signed up for the youth services paid work experience program and have been doing landscape work for Amsterdam since the end of June. "I needed a job an ...

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Boat launch and dock coming to Cranesville

Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:53 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI nicole.antonucci@recordernews.com CRANESVILLE -- A $40,000 boat launch and dock is being added at Lock E-10 to provide better public access to the Mohawk River, state officials said last week. The project includes the construction of 15-foot wide concrete boat launch and ramp just east of the Cranesville lock, giving boaters better access to the waterway. A 38-foot aluminum dock will also extend into the canal for additional access. The ...

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In Broadalbin, one man's junk fills another man's trunk

Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:54 AM

By CASEY CROUCHER casey.croucher@recordernews.com BROADALBIN -- As the saying goes, "One man's junk is another man's treasure." Area residents stopped by Broadalbin-Perth High School's parking lot Saturday to search for their own treasure at the annual Junk-in-the-Trunk flea market hosted by the Broadalbin Youth Commission. "There's a variety of knick knacks here; there's just something for everyone," Keith Buchanan, the commission's fundraising coordinato ...

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Mohawks sweep DH from Utica

Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:55 AM

UTICA -- Taylor Blatch and the Amsterdam Mohawks had a night to remember Sunday against the Utica Brewers. The Mohawks won both ends of a doubleheader by a combined score of 23-0 -- and Blatch threw the Mohawks' first no-hitter since the squad joined the PGCBL. Amsterdam won the first contest, 7-0, and picked up the second game, 16-0. Blatch threw his no-hitter in the 7-0 decision, tossing seven innings in his shutout. Besides allowing no hits, Blatch walk ...

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Amsterdam 11U reaches state title game; falls to Tri-City Bombers

Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:54 AM

By PAUL ANTONELLI paul.antonelli@recordernews.com Amsterdam 11-and-under coach Bill Murphy knew early on that his team would be at a big disadvantage in the weekend-long American Amateur Baseball Congress New York State Championships at Isabel's Field. The reason? Two of the qualifying teams recruit from all over upstate New York while Murphy puts out a community-based squad that includes 10 players from Amsterdam and one from Mayfield. Yet that didn't sto ...

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Mohawks sweep DH from Utica

UTICA -- Taylor Blatch and the Amsterdam Mohawks had a night to remember Sunday against the Utica Brewers. The Mohawks won both ends of a doubleheader by a combined score of 23-0 -- and Blatch threw the Mohawks' first no-hitter since the squad joined the PGCBL. Amsterdam won the first contest, 7-0, and picked up the second game, 16-0. Blatch threw his no-hitter in the 7-0 decision, tossing seven innings in his shutout. Besides allowing no hits, Blatch walk ...

Obituaries

JoAnn Vass

July 25, 2014 JoAnn Vass, 67, passed away Friday evening at St. Peter's Hospital in Albany with her family at her side. Born in Niskayuna, NY on December 7, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Pauline Handy Stegel and was a gradua ...

Letters to the editor

No feeling for the kids To the editor: It's time for a change. I get The Recorder but like most, just read the obits and sports. Today the headlines about hoop dreams caught my eye. I have a group of kids across the street from me. They range in ...

Entertainment

Scarlett Johansson crushes The Rock

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend. The Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental p ...

Latest Stories


· Mohawks sweep DH from Utica

  Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:55 AM

  UTICA -- Taylor Blatch and the Amste ...


· Amsterdam 11U reaches state title game; falls to Tri-City Bombers

  Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:54 AM

  By PAUL ANTONELLI paul.antonelli@rec ...


· In Broadalbin, one man's junk fills another man's trunk

  Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:54 AM

  By CASEY CROUCHER casey.croucher@rec ...


· Boat launch and dock coming to Cranesville

  Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:53 AM

  By NICOLE ANTONUCCI nicole.antonucci ...


· Hard-working youths find a way to help out

  Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:52 AM

  By CASEY CROUCHER casey.croucher@rec ...


· Child health is local focus

  Monday, July 28, 2014 - Updated: 10:52 AM

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