Advertisement
 
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Amsterdam, NY ,

Trevor Junquera/Recorder staff - The holiday spirits - A group of Broadway neighbors got together Saturday in Amsterdam, donned their finest Halloween garb, and strolled along the avenue. The holiday spirit is, apparently, alive and well. Among those taking part were, from the left, Rocco Jr., Karen, Rosa, Michae, and Mia Natale.

Non-bargaining policy County exec to issue first veto

Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff FONDA -- Montgomery County Executive Matthew Ossenfort will issue his first veto today on the Legislature's non-bargaining policy, which includes a stipend for legislative committee chairs and health insurance for all part-time employees. Ossenfort said he decided on the veto because he disagrees with the stipend idea and believes further discussion is required. "After taking a number of calls, e-mails and feedback f ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Florida dog law hearing tonight

Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News Staff TOWN OF FLORIDA -- The town council has scheduled a public hearing tonight on a proposed dog licensing and control law, which establishes new criteria for kennel permits. The revisions include a requirement that any residence with three or more dogs needs a kennel permit, and that all the dogs have to be individually licensed. The biggest change is a new requirement that the dogs must be housed in a separate facility ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Stop Hunger Now Local church members lend a hand

Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

By CASEY CROUCHER Recorder News Staff BROADALBIN -- According to Sam Jackling, the mission of the First Presbyterian Church here is to feed the hungry and help others in need. So, when the parishioner heard about the international hunger relief agency Stop Hunger Now, he knew his church had to pitch in. "We always talk about helping our neighbors in church," Jackling said. "That doesn't necessarily just mean our neighbors here in Broadalbin. It also means ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Breaking down Rams' breathless win over Bishop Maginn

Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

Once again, the Amsterdam High School football team has managed to turn my brain into tapioca pudding. I think Friday night's wild, 43-28, Rugged Rams win over Bishop Maginn can, from my perspective, be summed up in one simple exchange. As the Rams' players and coaches ran over to the sideline to sing the AHS alma mater while accompanied by the Marching Rams, senior lineman Troy Wyszomirski smiled and shouted at me in celebration. My reply? "You guys are g ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Stage is set for playoffs in Class D

Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

This is our final week of the high school football season at The Recorder where we'll be putting out our weekly power polls, and I am going to mix it up a bit today with my Section II Class D breakdown. This week, there are crossover games to be played for the Class D teams, but the field for the classification's semifinals is set for two weekends from now; those matchups are No. 1 Whitehall vs. Canajoharie, and No. 2 Cambridge/Salem vs. No. 3 Rensselaer. ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Manning breaks career TD pass record

Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:14 AM

DENVER (AP) -- Leave it to Peyton Manning to plan his own prank. After breaking Brett Favre's NFL record with his 509th touchdown toss, Manning's teammates played keep-away with his milestone memento, and Manning played right along. Manning went into the Sunday night showdown two TDs shy of Favre's record of 508 and finished with four touchdown passes on 22-of-26 passing for 318 yards in just three quarters of work. He surpassed Favre with an 8-yard strike ...

Read More (Subscription Required)


Advertisement

Sports

Manning breaks career TD pass record

DENVER (AP) -- Leave it to Peyton Manning to plan his own prank. After breaking Brett Favre's NFL record with his 509th touchdown toss, Manning's teammates played keep-away with his milestone memento, and Manning played right along. Manning went into the Sunday night showdown two TDs shy of Favre's record of 508 and finished with four touchdown passes on 22-of-26 passing for 318 yards in just three quarters of work. He surpassed Favre with an 8-yard strike ...

Obituaries

Shirley A. Palma

October 17, 2014 Mrs. Shirley A. Palma, 72, of Ellsworth Street, Amsterdam, NY died peacefully on October 17, 2014 at St. Mary's Hospital. Born in Albany, NY on January 20, 1942 she was the daughter of the late Henry and Marita Horton Sager. S ...

Letters to the editor

The neighbors and the dogs To the editor: In response to The Recorder article by Bill Berner Oct. 16: Upon moving to Hartley Road, the town of Florida granted the Berners kennel permits, one to William for 10 dogs and one to Kris for 10. The perm ...

Entertainment

'Fury' blasts 'Gone Girl' from the top of the box office

By SANDY COHEN The Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- The bloody World War II drama "Fury" blew past "Gone Girl" at theaters this weekend. "Gone Girl" was tops at the box office for two weeks before Brad Pitt and his rag-tag group of tank mates ...

Latest Stories


· Manning breaks career TD pass record

  Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:14 AM

  DENVER (AP) -- Leave it to Peyton Ma ...


· Stage is set for playoffs in Class D

  Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

  This is our final week of the high s ...


· Breaking down Rams' breathless win over Bishop Maginn

  Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

  Once again, the Amsterdam High Schoo ...


· Stop Hunger Now Local church members lend a hand

  Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:13 AM

  By CASEY CROUCHER Recorder News Staf ...


· Florida dog law hearing tonight

  Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

  By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News St ...


· Non-bargaining policy County exec to issue first veto

  Monday, October 20, 2014 - Updated: 10:12 AM

  By NICOLE ANTONUCCI Recorder News St ...



Advertisement

Video Feed

Featured Video

Advertisement

TOP-VIEWED Classified Ads

Service

PUPPY PERFECT Training. Puppy and adult classes. Puppy Head Start. Private lessons. dawgtrainer98@gmail.com or (518)260-6429

Appliances and Furniture

KING-SIZE BEDROOM set w/mattress/bedspring, 2 nightstands, tall 5-drawer dresser, 9-drawer dresser w/mirror, 8 months old. Paid #4,200,asking $1,000OBO. (315)404-6226.Old Forge

Appliances and Furniture

1 CONTEMPORAY coffee table and 2 endtables dark espresso finish, good condition $275 518 775-8613

Appliances and Furniture

LIVING ROOM set/queen sofa bed, loveseat, over size chair, dark plum velvet, good condition $300 (518) 775-8613

Apartments for Rent

2 ROMEYN Avenue 2 bedroom downstairs flat, new natural gas furnace, no pets, no smokers, $775 plus utilities, security deposit. Call (518)866-9028

Advertisement
The Recorder Sports Schedule

 

The Recorder Newscast
Advertisement