Attempted escape ends with woman in police custody within minutes
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Attempted escape ends with woman in police custody within minutes

ILION – An attempted escape mid-day today ended with the defendant back in police custody within minutes, police said. At about 11:55 a.m. Sept. 22, Megan A. Quackenbush, 22, of Little Falls, escaped from Herkimer County Sheriff’s deputies…

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Police investigating morning fight
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Police investigating morning fight

ILION – Ilion police are actively investigating an altercation that took place at Colonial Manor this morning. According to witnesses who declined to give their names, a fight broke out at a bus stop in Colonial Manor, Thursday…

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Join Little Falls for the Rialto Theater Sign Unveiling
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Join Little Falls for the Rialto Theater Sign Unveiling

Little Falls was once home to three theaters, including a breathtaking playhouse built in 1922, seating 1200 guests, named the Gateway Theater. In a few short years, the theater changed hands and was renamed the Rialto Theater and…

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Step back in time during Living History Weekend
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Step back in time during Living History Weekend

MOHAWK – It’s not every day one can hear the boom of cannon fire and staccato of musket shots. But now is one of those times. This weekend marks the annual Living History Weekend at German Flatts Town…

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Fall: Time for school, apples and… the flu?
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Fall: Time for school, apples and… the flu?

ILION – Fall means many things to many people. To those in the health care field, fall often means time to get a flu shot. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone 6-months of age…

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2017 FREE community BBQ in Honor of Veterans and First Responders
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2017 FREE community BBQ in Honor of Veterans and First Responders

The 4th annual FREE community BBQ and picnic in honor of our veterans and first responders took place on Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 1 – 4 pm at the St. Francis DiPaolo Society Club, located at 152…

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A Stinkin’ Good Time at Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival
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A Stinkin’ Good Time at Mohawk Valley Garlic & Herb Festival

One of Little Falls’ premier events took place on Saturday, September 9, 2017.  Over the weekend nearly 100 vendors–garlic and garlic products galore, herbs and herbal products, local artists, and much, much more convened on Little Falls’ historic…

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Man charged with stealing donation canister
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Man charged with stealing donation canister

ILION – The man police believe is responsible for stealing a Pop Warner donation canister last week has been identified and sent to jail, police said Saturday evening. On Sept. 1, officers arrested Nicholas McDonald, 20, of Ilion,…

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Pop Warner donations stolen for second time
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Pop Warner donations stolen for second time

ILION – For the second year in a row, a donation canister for Ilion Pop Warner football was stolen from a convenience store this week. On Aug. 28, a man entered Greenie’s Market on West Main Street, placed…

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Golf Tourney Benefits Christmas Program
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Golf Tourney Benefits Christmas Program

On August 27, 2017 a unique, grassroots group of extraordinary gentlemen known as Man Tip of The Day (MTOTD) held their 2nd Annual Golf Outing at Holland Heights Golf Course.  The golf tournament raised money for a great…

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