ALTAMONT — The sun is bright though the air is chill on Monday morning as kids in Amy Martin’s fourth-grade class cavort during recess outside Altamont Elementary School.

In a playground game, two girls cross their arms over their chests as a classmate, Michael Puzio, approaches.


Schools need to cultivate the best in each student.


“I made my plans clear back in September or October that I planned to retire around Thanksgiving,” said Kenneth Runion.

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“Usage is doubling year over year,” said Rick Andras, a radio frequency engineer for Verizon Wireless.

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And when I get out of here, I’m going to live in The Alfred. That’s what I want to tell him. Instead, I just look through my tears at his name tag that reads GENERAL MANAGER and underneath JAVIER SOSA.


Guilderville finished in fourth place with 277 points in qualifiers last weekend.


Nearly a year after the slain body of 5-year-old Kenneth White was found in a roadside snow bank in Knox, his cousin Tiffany VanAlstyne has pleaded guilty to murder.


In the 19th Congressional seat, incumbent Republican Chris Gibson is self-imposing term limits while contemplating a run for state office.