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Paul Antonelli


Paul is a graduate of SUNY Albany, and is a 10-time award winner of the New York Newspaper Publisher's Association and a member of the Associated Press Sports Editors. Antonelli covered 44 of Mike Tyson's 56 professional fights and was one of just five American journalists to cover Tyson's stunning loss to Buster Douglas in Tokyo, Japan. His Tyson stories appeared nationally (USA Today) as well as in some of the top publications internationally.

Antonelli was a long-time beat writer for the New York Giants, covering Super Bowl XXV and also spent three years covering the New York Knicks, including the team's appearance in the 1994 NBA Finals.

Antonelli lives in Amsterdam and is married with two children. He can be reached via email at

Adam Shinder


Adam Shinder has been covering sports at the Recorder since September 2008.

A native of Holland, Pa., Adam is a 2007 graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University with B.S. in Newspaper. He was the recipient of a 2008-09 and 2009-10 New York News Publishers Association award for Outstanding Sports Writing.

Adam can be reached via email at

Ed Noonan


Ed Noonan is a full time NYS licensed fishing guide and full time outdoor writer with weekly columns in the Recorder, Daily Gazette as well as a freelance of ADIRONDACK OUTDOORS, OUTDOORS NORTH, PRIME and NORTH COUNTRY LIVING magazines.

He is a member of the NYS Outdoor Writers Assn.,2010 inductee into the NYS Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame and recipient of the NYSOWA and Bass Pro Shops "PASS IT ON AWARD." He is an avid hunter and angler and has completed seven National Wild Turkey Federation Grand, Royal,World,Mexican and Canadian Slams.


Melanie R. Zumbolo

July 25, 2016 Melanie R. Zumbolo, 77, of Jewett Street, passed away Monday morning at St. Mary's Hospital with her loving family at her side. She was born May 4, 1939, at Gloversville, the daughter of the late Mehrley and Edith Weiderman McLouth ...

Daniela Lily and Jackson Nicholas Opalka

July 26, 2016 Daniela Lily and Jackson Nicholas Opalka, became angels on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at Albany Medical Center. They were born on July 19, 2016, in Albany to Kurt and Samantha Funk Opalka of Perth. In addition to their parents, th ...

Melanie R. Zumbolo

July 25, 2016 Melanie R. Zumbolo, 77 of Jewett Street passed away Monday morning at St. Mary's Hospital with her loving family at her side. She was born May 4, 1939 in Gloversville, the daughter of the Late Mehrley and Edith Weiderman McLouth. ...

Gerald Sokolowski

July 25, 2016 Gerald Sokolowski, 69, of Pensacola, Florida died on Monday, July 25, 2016, at Southern Oaks Care Center in Pensacola, Fla. Born on Nov. 26, 1946 in Amsterdam, New York, he was the son of Walter and Florence Blacha Sokolowski. He a ...


From The Recorder Archives

Compiled by SHARON WALEGA Recorder News Staff THIRTY YEARS AGO * Mayor Mario Villa may resign to become the deputy director of the Fulton, Montgomery and Schoharie Counties Private Industry Council, in perhaps as few as two weeks. PIC Exec ...

Letter to the Editor

Does anyone at city hall care? To the editor: In addition to the questions posed for certain city officials in my June 17, 2016 and July 1, 2016 letters to the editor, the following are more questions to the city's new Mayor and all Common Counci ...

Amsterdam is still a great place to live

By RICK DOUGLAS For The Recorder For many years I have contemplated writing an article to the editor of my hometown's newspaper. There are several rough drafts on my computer's desktop from throughout the years that I chose not to submit. Each ...

Letter to the Editor

City's financial reports don't add up To the editor, In addition to questions posed for certain city officials in my letter to the editor published June 30, the following questions are for the city's new mayor and all Common Council members. A ...


Damon: HBO didn't renew 'Project Greenlight'

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "Project Greenlight" won't be getting a fifth season on HBO. Matt Damon told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he was shocked that HBO didn't pick up his and Ben Affleck's show, which chronicles the production of an independent film. "I really liked it and thought that the show went great," Damon said while promoting the latest "Jason Bourne" film. "I'm not one to question (their programming). They do such a great job. But we h ...

OPENING IN HOLLYWOOD THIS WEEK "Bad Moms" -- Overworked and stressed out, a trio of mothers set to liberate themselves from straitjacketed upright behavior. With Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn. (1:41) R. "Can We Take a Joke?" -- A documentary look at the political correctness that has stifled comedians and satirists in recent years. With Gilbert Gottfried, Penn Jillette, Adam Carolla. Narrated by Christina Pazsitzky. Directed by Ted Balaker. (1 ...

No spoilers, but 'Gilmore Girls' star says chemistry is back

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Melissa McCarthy answered the call for Netflix's "Gilmore Girls" sequel and made magic again with star Lauren Graham, the show's creator said. McCarthy's career has soared with movies including "Bridesmaids" and "Ghostbusters" since she played Sookie in the 2000-07 series, complicating efforts to fit taping into her busy schedule, said Amy Sherman-Palladino. But it was inevitable, she added. "She's the same," she said. ...

Matt Damon and his movies: Which ones didn't we go see?

By RAFER GUZMAN Newsday When Matt Damon won the Golden Globe for best actor in a comedy earlier this year, he thanked the usual people -- his children, his wife, his colleagues -- and graciously ignored the fact that his winning film, "The Martian," was not really a comedy. Then he said something surprising. "When people go see movies, it's kind of rare," Damon said. "I've made a lot of movies that people just didn't go see." Really? Damon has b ...
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