Monthly Archives: November 2017

  • Abelove awaits grand jury's decision

    Abelove awaits grand jury's decision Troy A more than year-long investigation of District Attorney Joel E. Abelove by the state attorney general’s office will be laid bare in a Rensselaer County courtroom Friday afternoon when a judge is expected to unseal criminal charges related to Abelove’s controversial handling of…

  • 2 plead guilty to hindering prosecution in Lake George boat crash

    2 plead guilty to hindering prosecution in Lake George boat crash A young couple on the motor boat that killed 8-year-old Charlotte McCue on Lake George in 2016 pleaded guilty Thursday to hindering prosecution of the case. Matthew Marry, 29, and Kristine Tiger, who live together in Saratoga County,…

  • GE cuts some jobs in Schenectady

    GE cuts some jobs in Schenectady General Electric, struggling with a downturn in business at its GE units in Schenectady, on Thursday confirmed that some jobs are being eliminated but wouldn’t say how many. Source: Times Unition GE cuts some jobs in Schenectady

  • Clara Rose “Clare” Bresee

    Clara Rose “Clare” Bresee NORFOLK— Funeral Services for 75 year old Clara Rose “Clare” Bresee, a resident of 2 South Street, Norfolk, will be held Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 12 noon at the United Methodist Church in Norfolk with Rev. Carl Chamberlain presiding. Family and friends may call…

  • Michael Allen England

    Michael Allen England Michael Allen England, 48, passed away Wednesday, November 29th at the Samaritan Medical Center. A complete obituary will follow. Arrangements are incomplete with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown. Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries Michael Allen England

  • Claire M. Farrell

    Claire M. Farrell Claire M. Farrell, 90, formerly of Clayton, died Thursday, November 30, 2017 at the Samaritan Summit Village. Among her survivors is her husband, Francis W. Farrell. Source: Watertown Daily Times Obituaries Claire M. Farrell

  • Michael D. Sevey

    Michael D. Sevey COLTON—Memorial Services for 67 year old Michael D. Sevey, a resident of Colton, will be held in the spring of 2018. There will be no services at this time. Mike is survived by his wife of 46 years, Donna; a daughter, Tanya Sevey; a son, Michael…

  • Russia and Egypt move toward deal on air bases

    Russia and Egypt move toward deal on air bases LONDON — In an apparent snub to the Trump administration, Russia said Thursday that it had reached a preliminary agreement with Cairo that would allow its military jets to use Egyptian air bases and airspace.The draft agreement, released by Moscow…

  • Israel bombs targets in Gaza after mortar rounds

    Israel bombs targets in Gaza after mortar rounds JERUSALEM — Israel said it bombed six targets in Gaza on Thursday in response to a volley of mortar fire from Palestinian militants, as tensions escalate in the coastal enclave.About a dozen mortar rounds were fired Thursday afternoon at Israeli army…

  • Hunter in fatal Chautauqua County hunting accident indicted on manslaughter charge

    Hunter in fatal Chautauqua County hunting accident indicted on manslaughter charge MAYVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Chautauqua County hunter who shot and killed his neighbor the day before Thanksgiving, mistaking her for a deer, has been indicted on a manslaughter charge. Thomas B. Jadlowski, 34, surrendered himself to the Chautauqua…