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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Little Falls ‘Strike Story’ Revival with Special Guest
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Little Falls ‘Strike Story’ Revival with Special Guest

One fall day in 2011 local resident, Angela Harris, was walking along Main Street in Little Falls and ran into fellow resident, Jayne Ritz. The two began discussing the upcoming 100-year anniversary of the textile mill strikes of…

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Community rallies around teen with cancer diagnosis
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Community rallies around teen with cancer diagnosis

ILION – It’s something no parent wants to hear: “Your child has cancer.” When an Ilion family received that very diagnosis a mere three months ago, they and the community both, pulled together in a great demonstration of…

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Grand Opening & Fall Fest at The Old Barn Marketplace
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Grand Opening & Fall Fest at The Old Barn Marketplace

The Old Barn Marketplace, located at 6266 State Route 5 in Little Falls, New York celebrated its grand opening with a family fun filled fall fest on Saturday, October 14, 2017.  The Old Barn Marketplace has something for…

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