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Ring in the season of giving

November 26, 2015 By KERRY MINOR The Leader-Herald GLOVERSVILLE — A holiday tradition for decades, the Salvation Army bells for the Red Kettle drive have begun ringing across the cit. more »»

Displays add holiday spirit downtown

November 26, 2015 GLOVERSVILLE — Shops along Main Street have been transformed into glowing displays of festivity thanks to a little competitive spirit. more »»

Local sales tax revenue on the increase

November 26, 2015 MAYFIELD — Retail expansion projects in the town have been helping to increase sales-tax revenues across Fulton Count. more »»

Tonko addresses Rotary Club on federal issues

November 26, 2015 PERTH — In what has become a Thanksgiving tradition, U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko joined the Amsterdam Rotary Club on Wednesday to discuss federal issues. more »»

Montgomery County tables revenue deal

November 25, 2015 FONDA — The Montgomery County Legislature on Tuesday tabled a proposed revenue-sharing agreement with Fulton County regarding lands needed for a much-discussed regional business park. more »»

Johnstown continues budget work

November 25, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — The tentative 2016 city budget made public this week carries a 36.8 percent property tax rate decrease from 2015, due to the city’s property revaluation, but the tax levy is still up. more »»

SMART waters deal approved by city

November 25, 2015 GLOVERSVILLE — The Common Council has approved the 40-year Smart Waters deal with Fulton County that could secure the city $500,000 in revenues for 2016. more »»

Town residents frozen out of state rebate program

November 25, 2015 JOHNSTOWN—Town residents will not be receiving their property tax freeze credit rebate checks next year. The checks are part of a two-year tax relief program for qualifying New York State homeowners. more »»

New traffic light set for village

November 25, 2015 BROADALBIN—A new traffic light at the intersection of Pine Street and Route 29 should be running in the next few week. more »»

Court dismisses Buddist lawsuit against Shrine

November 25, 2015 FONDA — The lawsuit filed over a disagreement on the use of roadway between two religious organizations came to an end last week when the judge dismissed the case after the plantiff’s lawyer quit... more »»

Supervisors OK budget

November 24, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Board of Supervisors on Monday adopted an $88.7 million 2016 county budget that carries an average property tax rate decrease of 6.3 percent spread across the count. more »»

Director of public works out

November 24, 2015 GLOVERSVILLE — Kevin Jones no long works as the director of the city’s Department of Public Works, according to city officials. more »»

County agrees to revenue-sharing plan

November 24, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County Board of Supervisors on Monday authorized an 80-year revenue-sharing agreement with Montgomery County regarding lands needed for a proposed regional business park. more »»

County enters into historic agreement

November 24, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — Fulton County supervisors on Monday approved a historic 40-year intermunicipal agreement between the county and Gloversville to spur economic development through the county’s Smart Water... more »»

Special status eyed for local business sites

November 23, 2015 GLOVERSVILLE — The U.S. Customs Service next week will look at two business sites in Fulton County for potential Foreign Trade Zone status, one of which does business with Canada. more »»

Corrections officers arrested: sheriff

November 23, 2015 FONDA — Two Montgomery County corrections officers have been arrested after an internal investigation by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, a news release said. more »»

Smart waters deal expected soon

November 23, 2015 GLOVERSVILLE — The Smart Waters agreement between the city and Fulton County could be finalized by both municipalities this week. more »»

Council set to mull city parking law change

November 23, 2015 GLOVERSVILLE — More than 50 city streets will see changes to their allowable parking under a proposed city ordinance. more »»

Officials: Comrie Creek study nearing completion

November 23, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — A Long Island engineering firm doing an extensive creek study for the city may complete its work by year’s end, a city official said. more »»

Town budget increases spending, tax rate

November 23, 2015 MAYFIELD — The Town Board passed the 2016 budget Thursday. The proposed budget is $1.94 million, up $200,000 from the 2015 budget. more »»



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