Road Work in Village of Herkimer
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Road Work in Village of Herkimer

Starting Monday September 21st, the following roads will be under maintenance for paving; Westwood Drive, Reservoir Road, Charles Street., Douglas Avenue, Dayton Place, King Street, Pleasant Avenue, and…

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Frank J. Basloe Library 120 Year Anniversary Open House
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Frank J. Basloe Library 120 Year Anniversary Open House

Your library is your portrait. ~Holbrook Jackson On Friday, September 18, the Frank J. Basloe Library in Herkimer kicked off the 120 year anniversary celebration with open house. …

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Scout BBQ unit stolen outside church
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Scout BBQ unit stolen outside church

ILION – Boy Scout Troop 9 Master Richard Rotondi set up the troop’s barbecue equipment outside of the First Presbyterian Church in Ilion, Saturday afternoon, Sept. 12. He…

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14th Annual Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival
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14th Annual Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival

A little rain did not damper the spirit of the crowds at the 14th Annual Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival held at Little Falls’ Canal Place.  Patrons…

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Longtime Herkimer Businessman Honored by Local Group
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Longtime Herkimer Businessman Honored by Local Group

On Friday, September 11th a group of people from the Business & Professional Association of Herkimer presented a “proclamation of thanks” to Brian Carney of Brian’s Roast Beef…

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The state of Ilion playgrounds
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The state of Ilion playgrounds

ILION – Ilion’s playgrounds have long been a source of discontent for both residents and officials. Between vandalism and simple deterioration, many residents find themselves without an adequate…

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Ilion firefighters awarded Medal of Valor
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Ilion firefighters awarded Medal of Valor

ILION – Seven Ilion firefighters received the Medal of Valor Wednesday, as the result of their efforts at two separate fires in recent months. The Ilion village board…

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Youngs Ace to open in October
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Youngs Ace to open in October

ILION – Work is underway on the Youngs Ace on Central Avenue in Ilion. The former M&T Bank will soon be a Youngs General Store, with an Ace…

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American Pickers featuring LF home to air
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American Pickers featuring LF home to air

LITTLE FALLS – An episode of American Pickers featuring a home in Little Falls is reported to air Wednesday, Sept. 2, on the History channel at 9 p.m.…

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Sheriff candidates’ debate focused on jail
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Sheriff candidates’ debate focused on jail

LITTLE FALLS – Wednesday night’s Meet the Candidates event for three Republicans vying for the title Herkimer County Sheriff turned into more of a jail debate than a…

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