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  • Washington bracing for impeachment as battle lines harden

    Washington bracing for impeachment as battle lines harden WASHINGTON — As Washington braces for this week’s expected vote to impeach President Donald Trump, partisan battle lines hardened on Sunday, with Democrats defending impeachment even if Trump isn’t removed from office and Republicans denouncing the integrity of the constitutional process.The…

  • Wealthy German family gives millions to Holocaust survivors

    Wealthy German family gives millions to Holocaust survivors BERLIN — One of Germany’s richest families, which owns Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Pret A Manger and other international brands, is giving millions to support Holocaust survivors as it seeks to atone for its use of forced laborers during the Nazi era…

  • Community News for Dec. 12, 2019

    Community News for Dec. 12, 2019 LITTLE FALLSSign-ups underway for Christmas holiday meal basketsThe Little Falls Area food pantry is currently accepting registrations from individuals and families residing in the Little Falls City School District for Christmas holiday meal baskets for pick up.The baskets are limited to 120 families…

  • Warren, Buttigieg scrap puts Democratic divide on display

    Warren, Buttigieg scrap puts Democratic divide on display WASHINGTON — Elizabeth Warren has spent weeks absorbing attacks from moderate rivals looking to blunt her surging campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination. Now, as the Massachusetts senator risks losing momentum, she’s starting to hit back.After a Democratic Party fundraiser in…

  • Community News for Nov. 30, 2019

    Community News for Nov. 30, 2019 DEERFIELDGrandparents as Caregivers program availableThe Center for Family Life and Recovery is hosting a new program titled Grandparents as Caregivers at The Good News Center for grandparents who are the caregivers of their grandchildren.The group will have activities for both the adults and…

  • Community News for Nov. 29, 2019

    Community News for Nov. 29, 2019 ILIONWomen of the Moose to host annual senior citizen Christmas BallIlion Women of the Moose Chapter 31 is hosting its annual senior citizen Christmas Ball from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Ilion/Frankfort VFW on Acme Road, Frankfort.Enjoy door prizes,…

  • Community News for Nov. 28, 2019

    Community News for Nov. 28, 2019 REGIONLocal author to share proceeds of book with humane societyLocal Author Bernie Freytag will be sharing the proceeds of his book “Find Wonder in the Ordinarya Kids Book for Adults” with the Stevens-Swan Humane Society.For every book purchased, $5 will go to help…

  • Area Community News for Nov. 23, 2019

    Area Community News for Nov. 23, 2019 LEONARDSVILLELocal piano and organ prodigy to perform at Horned Dorset InnThe Horned Dorset Inn will showcase the musical prowess of 14-year-old pianist Dominic Fiacco, who will perform works by Chopin, Sobel, Prokofiev, Widor and Sikora as the inn ushers in the holiday…

  • Community News for Nov. 21, 2019

    Community News for Nov. 21, 2019 HERKIMERHealthNet presents donations to support Community Transportation Services Herkimer County HealthNet’s Executive Director Elyse Enea Bellows recently presented a $4,000 check to Community Transportation Services Ltd. (CTS).CTS is a non-for-profit organization that provides assistance to the elderly, disabled and disadvantaged in the Central…

  • Community News for Nov. 20, 2019

    Community News for Nov. 20, 2019 UTICAWorkshops for small business and entrepreneurs at thINCubatorMohawk Valley Small Business Development Center (SBDC) announces workshops for small businesses and entrepreneurs.QuickBooks 101 Class, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21. For QuickBooks beginners, learn how to use the most popular business accounting…