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Companies hope investment in employees pays off

July 29, 2012 At Townsend Leather in Johnstown, employees can choose from a fleet of bicycles to take an energizing ride on their lunch breaks. S. more »»

Local hobby shops cater to gamers

July 22, 2012 AMSTERDAM—Joe Bauer reviews his cards silently, looking as Eric Andrzejewski plays his hand, while Cole Mead plans his next move. Before them sit their card armies, waiting to beat their opponents. more »»

Fiber Rich

July 16, 2012 GLOVERSVILLE — Maintained roadways and adequate water and sewer service are obvious infrastructure needs that must be met for a region to thrive. more »»

High-tech push

July 8, 2012 JOHNSTOWN — Ideally, Fulton County would like to have more high-tech, low-polluting companies that pay good wages to lots of people. more »»

Due Credit

July 1, 2012 GLOVERSVILLE —The Fulton County Federal Credit Union began 40 years ago with a collective $25 investment and a dream. more »»

Carving a Notch: Third-generation restaurateur works to revive family legacy at Top Notch

June 24, 2012 PERTH — James Palmateer neither cooked nor dined at the first Top Notch Tavern, but when the 21-year-old and his two business partners bought the old gathering place last year, he already had a goo... more »»

Natural Growth

June 17, 2012 GLOVERSVILLE — In one year the Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market has more than doubled its membership, created several new jobs, increased its purchases of local goods twofold and breathed new life... more »»

Damaged Crop

June 10, 2012 Apple growers remember far too well when the area got hit with summerlike weather in March, a time when the last gasps of winter usually reluctantly give way to spring. more »»

Final Credits

June 3, 2012 Like the VHS cassette that once stocked its shelves, the video store will soon be obsolete in the Glove Cities. more »»

Reclaiming Property

May 27, 2012 AMSTERDAM — One local city will have one of the state’s first land banks in an attempt to develop unsed property within its borders. more »»

Funding Teen Jobs

May 20, 2012 About $156,000 in state funds will be streaming into the area in an effort to help needy teens find jobs this summe. more »»

Bee Season

May 13, 2012 Kenneth Coyne said it simply. “Without pollination, there is no crop,” said Coyne, who operates Bellinger’s Orchard in Fultonville with his wife, Linda, and father-in-law, Tom Bellinge. more »»

Change on the Greens

May 6, 2012 It’s been a season of change at some of the area’s golf courses. Pine Brook Golf Club in Gloversville nearly didn’t open this yea. more »»

Changing Market

April 29, 2012 The Leader-Herald Several years ago, Monica Armstrong was laid off and seeking employment. more »»

Help or Hindrance?

April 22, 2012 This week, the question of whether to raise the minimum wage in New York state will go to the public. more »»

Holding Steady

April 15, 2012 Over the past several years, the restaurant industry has been slowly putting people back to work nationally. more »»

Sales tax relief gets mixed reviews

April 8, 2012 Retailers are grateful state lawmakers decided to reinstitute a sales-tax exemption on clothing and footwear purchases, but they aren’t sure it’s making a difference in how much consumers are buyin. more »»

Early Spring

April 1, 2012 Before temperatures snapped back to more of a March normal, the area enjoyed a summerlike start to the spring season, with temperatures stretching into the low 80s on the warmer days. more »»

Needing Milk

March 25, 2012 The demand is there. At this time, the supply is no. more »»

Off the Thruway

March 18, 2012 A new plan announced by the governor has local tourism officials excited about the possibility of getting motorists off the New York State Thruway and to some of the area’s historic sites, museums... more »»



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