Advertisement
 
Thursday, July 02, 2015
Amsterdam, NY ,

Alex Cooper/Recorder staff

Henry Schoff of St. Johnsville has fun with two sparklers while camping with his family Wednesday at Northhampton Beach Campground. The Schoff and Conover families got together for a four-day camping trip to the Great Sacandaga region.

Going forth on the Fourth: Fun and fireworks are within reach this weekend

Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:18 AM

By JOHN PURCELL Recorder News Staff July is starting out with a bang -- many, many bangs, to be precise. The coming holiday weekend should be a blast for residents of Montgomery and Fulton counties, with an abundance of festivities celebrating Independence Day, and fireworks scheduled in a number of communities this weekend and the weekends following. Whether someone is interested in gazing at a dazzling and booming pyrotechnics display along the waterfron ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Riverlink Park concert series returns Saturday

Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:19 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff The annual Riverlink Park summer concert series kicks off Saturday and includes a jam-packed blend of music from rock 'n' roll and blues to Celtic and polka. "We tried to mix it up a little," Paul Gavry of the Amsterdam Waterfront Foundation said. "We have nine concerts this year. We tried to get acts that tour both regionally and nationally." The Amsterdam Waterfront Foundation and the city of Amsterdam have hosted ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Fireworks schedule

Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:20 AM

Friday AMSTERDAM Fireworks after the Amsterdam Mohawks Game, Shuttleworth Park. CAROGA Fireworks will be held at Pine Lake Park, at the junction of routes 10 and 29A, at approximately 9:30 p.m. Food and drinks will be available. The cost is $3 for parking. FORT PLAIN The village's Fourth on the Third event will be held at Wiles Park starting at 3 p.m. The event features carnival rides, games, horse-drawn wagon rides, tours of the historic Fort Plain hillto ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Plan update Public input is sought

Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:20 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff In the next couple of weeks, Amsterdam Mayor Ann Thane plans to organize a committee of community representatives respon-sible for updating the city's master plan. Thane said her goal is to update the 2003 comprehensive plan and incorporate all the studies and planning documents that have been created in the past 10 years. "It is really exciting because the documentation is there," Thane said. "If we create a binder ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


GASD seeks a new principal

Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:21 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff The Wilbur H. Lynch Literacy Academy could have a new principal at the start of the school year in the fall. Principal Joseph Witazek re-signed from the Greater Amster-dam School District June 30. Superintendent Thomas Perillo said the Board of Education was informed of his resignation earlier this year. "He handed in his resignation at the April meeting that he was resigning at the end of June," Perillo said. "Our g ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Mohawks bounce back from losses with impressive win

Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:22 AM

By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder After two straight mistake-filled losses to the Glens Falls Dragons, the message around the Amsterdam Mohawks' dugout following Wednesday's 11-2 victory over the Elmira Pioneers was simple: That's more like it. "We lost two in a row, and we just came out tonight to leave it all out there," said Mohawks outfielder Aidan McDermott, who went 2-for-3 with a two-run home run in the win. "Coach (Keith Griffin) was getting on us a ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Advertisement

Sports

Mohawks bounce back from losses with impressive win

By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder After two straight mistake-filled losses to the Glens Falls Dragons, the message around the Amsterdam Mohawks' dugout following Wednesday's 11-2 victory over the Elmira Pioneers was simple: That's more like it. "We lost two in a row, and we just came out tonight to leave it all out there," said Mohawks outfielder Aidan McDermott, who went 2-for-3 with a two-run home run in the win. "Coach (Keith Griffin) was getting on us a ...

Obituaries

Noreen M. Langford

June 30, 2015 Noreen M. Langford, 72, of Wall Street, Amsterdam, passed away Tuesday, June 30, at St. Mary's Hospital in Amsterdam with her loving family at her side. Born Nov. 22, 1942, in Gloversville, she was a daughter of the late Nelson a ...

Letter to the editor

Another successful tournament To the editor: The 13th annual Broadalbin Youth Commission golf tournament was held at the Holland Meadows Golf Course June 13 and was a great success. The golfers enjoyed a beautiful day for a round of golf, followe ...

Entertainment

Piano Man sets an MSG record

By MESFIN FEKADU The Associated Press NEW YORK -- Billy Joel set a record for most performances by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with his 65th show Wednesday night, besting Elton John. The Piano Man was full of energy as he perfor ...

Latest Stories


· Mohawks bounce back from losses with impressive win

  Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:22 AM

  By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder Aft ...


· GASD seeks a new principal

  Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:21 AM

  By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News St ...


· Plan update Public input is sought

  Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:20 AM

  By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News St ...


· Fireworks schedule

  Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:20 AM

  Friday AMSTERDAM Fireworks after the ...


· Riverlink Park concert series returns Saturday

  Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:19 AM

  By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News St ...


· Going forth on the Fourth: Fun and fireworks are within reach this weekend

  Thursday, July 02, 2015 - Updated: 10:18 AM

  By JOHN PURCELL Recorder News Staff ...



Advertisement

Video Feed

Featured Video

Advertisement

TOP-VIEWED Classified Ads

Legal

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING For the approval of a Cable Television agreement between Time Warner Cable and the Village of Hagaman PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Village of Hagaman will hold a Public Hearing on July 21,2015 at 6:45 PM at Pawling Hall, 86 Pawling St. Hagaman, NY 12086 regarding granting a cable television franchise agreement by and between the Village of Hagaman and Time Warner Cable. a copy of the agreement is available for public inspection dur ...

For Sale

MAGIC CHEF freezer 5.5 cubic ft $100. (518) 842-0440

Garage Sales

114 JAMIE Lane(off of Rt. 29) Friday/Saturday 9am-4pm. Singner feather weight, Counter stools, Slot machines,, air-hockey, Tv’s, Furniture, clothes, (all sizes) toys.

Legal

TOWN OF MOHAWK The 2015 Final Assessment Roll for the Town of MOHAWK has been completed. Pursuant to Section 516, Real Property Tax Law of the State of New York, a certified copy thereof has been filed with the Town Clerk and is available for inspection during regular office hours. Stella Gittle Assessor JULY-14 7/2/2015

Legal

TOWN OF GLEN The Final Assessment Roll for the Town of Glen has been completed. Pursuant to section 516, Real Property Tax law of the State of New York, a certified copy thereof has been filed with the Town Clerk and is available for inspection. Stella Gittle Assessor JULY-13 7/2/2015

Advertisement
Subscribe to The Recorder

 

The Recorder Sports Schedule

 

The Recorder Newscast
Advertisement

Copyright © McClary Media, Inc.

Privacy Policies: The Recorder

Contact Us

Twitter

Instagram

Facebook