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Alex Cooper / The Recorder Brett Landon of D.A. Collins Companies carries rigging on the construction site of Lock 11 on Tuesday, May. 26th, 2015.

Canal inspections hit in state report

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:27 AM

By JOHN PURCELL Recorder News Staff ALBANY -- The State Canal Corp. has not performed required inspections on a significant number of the 2,065 structures it oversees, according a state comptroller's office audit released Monday. Montgomery County, however, has fared better than other areas statewide because of the severe storm damage incurred a few years ago. Tropical storms Irene and Lee led to "all of the significant structures" in the county being repa ...

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Comptroller's recommendations

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:29 AM

State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's recommendations to the Canal Corp.: * Improve the clarity and effectiveness of the inspection scheduling process for high- and intermediate-importance structures. * Promptly conduct inspections of any high- and intermediate-importance structures that have never had inspections or where significant time has elapsed since the last inspection. * Determine the canal system's true inspection program needs and incorporate them ...

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County taps its reserves to cover an overdue bill

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:29 AM

By JOHN PURCELL Recorder News Staff FONDA -- Tropical storm Irene's flood waters have long receded from Montgomery County, but a bill for emergency restoration services has just been paid off -- long after it was due. Montgomery County Legislators unanimously approved Tuesday paying ACME Disaster Recovery Services $500,000 for drying and mitigation services at county-owned buildings stemming from flooding in 2011. The overdue bill was paid off using $500,0 ...

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Area news in brief

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:30 AM

Inman welcomes new coordinator The Horace J. Inman Senior Center, Guy Park Avenue, Amsterdam, held a meet and greet Friday, May 22, for new volunteer services coordinator Tina Shave. About 50 people attended. Refreshments were served. A news release said Shave will take charge of the Inman Center, and help volunteers with their tasks. Chamber events are on tap next month The Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce announces the following events: * T ...

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High expectations for Amsterdam boys; Lady Rams optimistic

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:30 AM

By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder TOWN OF AMSTERDAM -- Of all the remarkable achievements racked up by the Amsterdam High School track and field program in the last several years, as a team, there may be no more difficult feat than the one the AHS boys will attempt to pull off today. The Rams have won Section II championships in two straight seasons -- the 2014 Group 2 outdoor championship and the 2015 Division II indoor title -- but thanks to changes in en ...

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Brassard, Lundqvist lead New York past Tampa Bay, 7-3

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:31 AM

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the New York Rangers. The star goalie stopped 36 shots and Derick Brassard had a hat trick for the Presidents' Trophy winners, who forced Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals with a 7-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. The Rangers, who overcame a 3-1 series deficit to oust the Washington Capitals in the second round, improved to 4-0 in el ...

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Brassard, Lundqvist lead New York past Tampa Bay, 7-3

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the New York Rangers. The star goalie stopped 36 shots and Derick Brassard had a hat trick for the Presidents' Trophy winners, who forced Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals with a 7-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. The Rangers, who overcame a 3-1 series deficit to oust the Washington Capitals in the second round, improved to 4-0 in el ...

Obituaries

Willedene 'Denia' Goodemote Theurer

Graveside service A graveside service for Willedene "Denia" Goodemote Theurer will be held Saturday, May 30, at 1 p.m. at Benson Center Cemetery with the Rev. Linda Martin officiating. Mrs. Theurer died Dec. 12, 2014. Arrangements are by the Ro ...

Letters to the editor

Tradition is not beer and barbecue To the editor: All gave some and some gave all ... but not here. If you did not take a few moments out of this past weekend to take in the Memorial Day services at either the town of Florida, the city of Amsterd ...

Entertainment

Lawyer: Allegations B.B. King was poisoned 'ridiculous'

By KEN RITTER The Associated Press LAS VEGAS -- Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's care in his final days have accused King's two closest aides of poisoning him, but the attorney for King's estate called th ...

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· Brassard, Lundqvist lead New York past Tampa Bay, 7-3

  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:31 AM

  TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Henrik Lundqvist ...


· High expectations for Amsterdam boys; Lady Rams optimistic

  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:30 AM

  By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder TOW ...


· Area news in brief

  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:30 AM

  Inman welcomes new coordinator The H ...


· County taps its reserves to cover an overdue bill

  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:29 AM

  By JOHN PURCELL Recorder News Staff ...


· Comptroller's recommendations

  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - Updated: 10:29 AM

  State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's ...


· Canal inspections hit in state report

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