GLENS FALLS — The state Department of Health is reviewing the closure of a Glens Falls obstetrics/gynecological practice, following complaints made about lack of notification of the business being shuttered and disposal of medical records.
QUEENSBURY — A Queensbury woman who police believe helped broker a drug deal that ended with a fatal stabbing last June pleaded guilty Tuesday to two felony charges, and could avoid a jail term if she testifies "truthfully" at upcoming trials in the case.
DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.
Crime and Courts
LYONS — Jackie Wischer glared at her grandson’s killer — just steps away — and explained in a Wayne County courtroom Thursday why Zackary Dwello was stabbed multiple times in a Newark park before succumbing to his injuries a day later.
NEW YORK — A wave of bomb threats emailed Thursday to hundreds of schools, businesses and government buildings across the U.S. triggered searches, evacuations and fear — but there were no signs of explosives, and authorities said the scare appeared to be a crude extortion attempt.
The Mendota Gridiron Club's executive committee will recommend at a Jan. 8 board of directors meeting that the nonprofit group of Badgers football boosters be dissolved, according to executive director Eric Mott.
CHARLOTTESVILLE - The Richmond recruiting drought for Virginia Tech appears to be over, while rival Virginia is starting to make progress with its state efforts, despite still not seeing much headway in the commonwealth’s capital city.
Business and Economy
WASHINGTON (AP) — Last November, diplomats from Brazil to Japan joined oil and gas executives at the headquarters of Washington's largest lobbying group to christen a new partnership.
OLEAN — The second store to fill the vacancy at the former Kmart plaza has been announced.
OLEAN — A new name is expected to grace the Olean Wholesale Grocery Cooperative warehouse on Haskell Road.
ELLICOTTVILLE — John Stahley, vice president and general manager of U.S. operations for Siemens Inc., was welcomed as a member of the Cattaraugus County Industrial Development Agency Tuesday.
OLEAN — The hotel planned for the Olean Gateway project in North Olean will be a Hampton Inn and Suites, city officials reported Tuesday.
My husband and I joke that we’re the worst couple to have over for dinner. Our problem isn’t that we’re messy eaters or that we chew with our mouths open (or at least we haven’t heard a complaint on those accounts yet), but between my vegetarianism and his allergy to dairy, it’s can be hard to find traditional meals we can both eat.
You wouldn’t think Jon the Giant and a group of students from York Central Elementary School would have much in common. But they have an unlikely connection in ninja warrior training.
As it gets chillier, you may notice the cooler weather has begun to wreak havoc on your skin, hair and nails. While cold temperatures can definitely play a role in this, it’s also possible that your diet has something to do with it.
As the wintry atmosphere has settled outside and the heat gets cranked up indoors, the dry air can wreak havoc on the body — particularly your eyes. Your sight is an especially important sense; it’s important during these cold months to keep up on the health of your vision. If you’ve noticed that your eyes seem redder than usual, you have blurred sight or watery eyes, or you have a hard time making tears, the culprit could be something a bit more serious than the dreary outdoors.
Arts & Entertainment
“Dr. Evil and the Basket of Kittens” takes the stage on Oct. 3
MUNCIE, IN –NOËL The Musical is accepting auditions for three walk-on roles at their performance at Emens Auditorium on Nov. 20, 2018. NOËL is a stunning new holiday musical from top-selling children’s author Eoin Colfer. Set in modern day London, NOËL tells a heartwarming tale of a little girl who is preparing for her starring role in a school Christmas play when her mother suddenly disappears. To avoid being taken into care, Noël keeps her mother’s disappearance a secret and embarks alone on a quest to find her.