Monthly Archives: April 2017

  • Arts council will run competition to design downtown fountain

    Arts council will run competition to design downtown fountain WATERTOWN — Local artists will have a chance to redesign the damaged fountain at Lachenauer Plaza.The North Country Arts Council will administer a competition to help decide what will replace the teal and blue abstract design that was damaged when…

  • Heuvelton Central hires new elementary school principal

    Heuvelton Central hires new elementary school principal HEUVELTON — A veteran teacher and regional instructional coach for the St. Lawrence-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services has been hired as the new elementary principal at Heuvelton Central School.Nicole Charleson will assume duties July 1. She will oversee 302 students in…

  • Lewis County man killed in car crash identified

    Lewis County man killed in car crash identified DENMARK — State police identified the victim of a Friday afternoon one-car crash in Denmark.Troopers said Alex J. Knittel, 28, of 1993 Doran Road, lost control of his vehicle about 5:30 p.m. while driving on Doran Road at a high rate…

  • Man charged with possessing heroin, intent to sell

    Man charged with possessing heroin, intent to sell WATERTOWN — Kenneth H. Eastman, 19, of 214 S. Hamilton St., was charged by City Police Saturday with third-degree possession of a controlled substance, a felony.Mr. Eastman is accused of possessing and intending to sell 7 grams of heroin wrapped in…

  • Community leaders ask for help to curb Buffalo’s violence

    Community leaders ask for help to curb Buffalo’s violence BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)- Community leaders on the front lines of the violence in Buffalo are calling for peace. There have been at least six shootings in the past 11 days. Two men have been killed by the violence. Homicide detectives were…

  • High school results, April 17, 2017

    High school results, April 17, 2017 Spencerport scored seven runs in the eighth to defeat Middle Township (N.J.) on Monday.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News High school results, April 17, 2017

  • Police look to reset in baffling unsolved homicide

    Police look to reset in baffling unsolved homicide There are plenty of mysteries with the homicide of Eric Caster.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Police look to reset in baffling unsolved homicide

  • Police seek help in Eric Caster cold case

    Police seek help in Eric Caster cold case Police ask community for info on unsolved murder in the Eric Caster cold case.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Police seek help in Eric Caster cold case

  • Photos: Oklahoma Training Center opens

    Photos: Oklahoma Training Center opens The Oklahoma Training Center opening day was Monday in Saratoga Springs. Source: Times Unition Photos: Oklahoma Training Center opens

  • Schenectady says no to sanctuary city designation

    Schenectady says no to sanctuary city designation The City Council on Monday opted to support a five-paragraph resolution from the city of Orlando backed by the U.S. Conference of Mayors that urges the federal government to enact comprehensive immigration reform. Two other proposals came from Councilwomen Leesa Perazzo and…