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Kevin Mattison


Kevin is the Executive Editor of the Recorder, and you can contact him at You may also read his blog - featuring columns both old and new - at Mattison's Avenue Blog.

Marianne Friers


Fultonville dairy farmer Marianne Friers is a regular columnist. She blogs at

Don Williams


Don was born and raised in the Adirondacks. He is a retired Gloversville school principal and magazine writer. He lives in Gloversville.


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 prov ...
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F-F looking for more balance

By MICHAEL KELLY @ByMichaelKelly FONDA -- There are a lot of fresh faces for the Fonda-Fultonville indoor track and field teams to incorporate into their lineups for the upcoming campaign, but the talent is there for both the Braves and Lady B ...

Bama, FSU, Oregon, Mississippi St. hold playoff spots

By RALPH D. RUSSO The Associated Press Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing ch ...

Jones, Day, Tranquill out for Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- Notre Dame fans might need a flip card to keep track of who is playing on defense when the Fighting Irish face Southern California on Saturday. Heck, the coaches might need to keep a list available to know who is still avai ...


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 ...

Carolyn B. Primer

November 23, 2014 Carolyn B. Primer, 74, of Earlville Rd., passed away Sunday, November 23, 2014 at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Utica. She was born July 6, 1940 in Gloversville, NY a daughter of Lester E. and Mary Ellen Gherring Barker. ...

James Jeffery Logan

November 19, 2014 Mr. James Jeffery Logan, 63, died Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Born to Thomas S Logan and Mabel Alice Harppinger Logan on March 15, 1951 in Schenectady, New York. Family moved to Fort Plain in 1961 where they continued dairy ...

George M. "Nick" Platt Jr.

November 10, 2014 George M. "Nick" Platt Jr., 67, of 16061 SE. 134th Court, Weirsdale, FL; passed away November 10, 2014 at his home. Born in Amsterdam, NY on October 4, 1947, he was the son of George M. and Lois Sexton Platt. Nick received ...


Entertainment news in brief

'Cosby' author sorry for omitting charges NEW YORK (AP) -- The author of a new Bill Cosby biography is apologizing for not pursuing allegations that the comedian had drugged and sexually assaulted numerous women. Mark Whitaker, whose "Cosby: His Life and Times" was published in September, tweeted Monday that he was wrong not to "aggressively" look into the charges and promised to address them "at the appropriate time." Whitaker's book has been widely c ...

Author Sylvia Day thinking of her fans

By LAURI NEFF The Associated Press NEW YORK -- Sylvia Day vows to protect her fans' favorite moments when her "Crossfire" erotic romance novels are adapted for television. The best-selling author of the books following the romance of billionaire Gideon Cross and Eva Trammell is an executive consultant on the TV series optioned by Lionsgate Television. She says she's in frequent contact with producers and will be on the set for filming, adding, ...

Bill Cosby philanthropy shadowed by sexual allegations

By LYNN ELBER The Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- Bill Cosby's record of big donations to colleges and other institutions has been a key part of his rosy public image. But even his generosity can't stand apart from the rising tide of allegations made by women accusing him of sexual assault. A North Carolina school, High Point University, removed the 77-year-old entertainer from its National Board of Advisors, a panel that includes retired Gen. Col ...

'On the Town' gearing up for parade

By MARK KENNEDY The Associated Press NEW YORK -- Megan Fairchild is usually chopping, stirring and basting during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year she'll be twirling, leaping and swaying. Fairchild and more than two dozen cast members from the Broadway revival of "On the Town" will be adding a little razzle-dazzle amid the Snoopy and Buzz Lightyear balloons along the parade route. "It's so exciting and such an honor for us to be ask ...
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