Arc Herkimer’s Crosley receives national award
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Arc Herkimer’s Crosley receives national award

HERKIMER – Arc Herkimer received another feather for its cap earlier this month as President and CEO Kevin Crosely received a national award for his work and achievements. At a Nov. 2 convention in San Diego, Calif., Crosley…

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From grieving widow to marathon runner
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From grieving widow to marathon runner

HOUSTON, Texas – When Mimi Ferritti decided to pick up running in February, she never dreamed that eight short months later she’d be running a marathon in Washington D.C. And yet on Oct. 22, that is exactly what…

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Herkimer County craft fair delights crowds
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Herkimer County craft fair delights crowds

HERKIMER – Visitors were treated to dozens of new vendors and old, baring a vast array of samples and goods this weekend at the 41st annual Herkimer County Arts and Craft Fair, held at the Herkimer College campus…

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Veteran Plaques Restored
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Veteran Plaques Restored

On Friday November 3rd a small group of volunteers gathered at the Ilion municipal building refurbish the veterans name plaques.  Many of the names had fallen off the plaques in recent years.  The name plates have been sitting…

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Woman arrested for leaving 20-month-old in car
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Woman arrested for leaving 20-month-old in car

ILION – On Oct. 23, a concerned citizen called Ilion police to report that a young child had been left unattended in a car in the Kinney Drugs parking lot. The concerned caller had been sitting by the…

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Police investigating break-in at The Medicine Shoppe
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Police investigating break-in at The Medicine Shoppe

ILION – Ilion police are investigating a break-in at The Medicine Shoppe, on Central Avenue, Saturday night, police said. In the 10 p.m. hour on Oct. 28, police were notified that the security alarm at the pharmacy, which…

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More than a yoga studio
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More than a yoga studio

ILION – For those looking to forget the stresses of daily life for a time, find their inner balance and rejuvenate themselves, the new My Sacred Space Center for Yoga and Health is so much more than a…

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Dates of Remington Arms furlough announced
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Dates of Remington Arms furlough announced

ILION – The timing of an upcoming furlough at Remington Arms has been announced: Two weeks in November and a third week in December, said Ilion Mayor Terry Leonard. Officials first announced an upcoming furlough for employees of…

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Humane society holds ‘biggest craft fair yet’
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Humane society holds ‘biggest craft fair yet’

HERKIMER – Herkimer County Humane Society board members held their annual craft fair at Herkimer High School Oct. 21, drawing their biggest crowd yet of both vendors and shoppers, said board member Robert Schrader. “We’re bigger than last…

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Remington Arms announces 3 week furlough
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Remington Arms announces 3 week furlough

ILION – Remington Arms has announced a three-week furlough for nearly all employees of the Ilion factory, officials announced today. When the furlough will begin has yet to be announced, but William Pocyntyluk, grievance chairman with the United…

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