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A community has come together to support those who were saved in a fire that took the life of John Heller, 38, a former Oneonta firefighter.
Backtracking: The Early Years: Local new year greeted by snow, plans for year ahead in 1949 Oneonta Daily Star
Greetings to the new year. If you went to local gatherings on Monday, other than rain, there were no weather worries to slow anyone from getting from here to ...
Suspect jailed on arson charge in blaze that killed former Oneonta firefighter John Heller Press & Sun-Bulletin
Oneonta police have made an arrest in the fire that killed former firefighter John Heller.
Glenn C. Bidwell, 72; Air Force Vet, Salesman, Dirt-Bike Fan AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Glenn Charles Bidwell, 72, passed away Dec. 22, 2018, at the home of his daughter. Glenn had stopped laughing so we all knew it was time for ...
Henry Quackenbush, 82; After Retiring, Enjoyed Family Camp On Afton Lake AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Henry L. Quackenbush, Jr., a New York Telephone employee who enjoyed retirement at his Afton Lake camp, passed away at home on Dec.
New faces, facilities greet Oneonta students | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
The school year is not the only thing new in the Oneonta City School District.
Eleanor M. Kerr, 90, of Fine WWNY TV 7
FINE – Eleanor M. Kerr, age 90, passed away on January 5, 2019 at the Carthage Area Hospital. There will be a Celebration of Life held on Saturday, January ...
OHS Alumni Weekend set | Community Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — The Oneonta High Alumni Association will host its annual homecoming weekend Oct. 5 to 7, with a number of events.
Backtracking: In Our Times: Cola wars contributed to Oneonta school upgrades in 1998 Oneonta Daily Star
It was makeover time for Oneonta's city schools in 1998, and the tax burden wasn't solely on the school taxpayers for this round.
On the Bright Side: OHS freshman returns from elite summer dance program Oneonta Daily Star
An incoming freshman at Oneonta High School just returned from a four-week intensive dance program through New York State Summer School of the Arts ...
OHS Wall Of Fame & Wall Of Distinction Inducted AllOTSEGO
Friends an families gathered at Oneonta High School's Belden Auditorium this afternoon for the 2018 Induction Ceremony to the Wall of Distinction and the ...
On the Bright Side: Elementary students compete in math tournament Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — Competition is the spice of life, Oneonta elementary schools learned Wednesday.
Backtracking: The Early Years: Oneonta City School District got its start 150 years ago Oneonta Daily Star
Those who've come back to visit or are living in Oneonta have a little something extra to commemorate on Oneonta High School Alumni Weekend this year.
Oneonta Graduates Lauded For Care & Compassion AllOTSEGO
Leroy Williams, Jr. embraces one of his teachers, Kelly Tavarone, as the Oneonta High School Class of 2018 exits the auditorium following the 149th annual ...
Pickup truck, school bus crash in Oneonta WKTV
No injuries, but three kids were shaken up after a school bus collided with a pickup truck Monday evening.
Local teen charged with Nazi posters on campus Oneonta Daily Star
A 2018 Oneonta High School graduate has been charged with a hate crime after Nazi-themed posters were found on a downstate college campus during the ...
Entertainment Calendar: Dec. 8-14, 2018 | Entertainment News Oneonta Daily Star
Events. Dec. 8. Music: Cherish the Ladies: A Celtic Christmas concert, 7:30 p.m., Walton Theatre, 31 Gardiner Place, Walton. For info: waltontheatre.org.
Around Oneonta: June 2-3, 2018 | Community News Oneonta Daily Star
Charity awards funds to 14 local groups. A total of $600, the first of what will be annual donations from a charity established “in loving memory” of an Oneonta ...
Arrest made in BOCES threat; student suspended after threat at OHS Oneonta Daily Star
A student from Unatego Central School District has been arrested in connection with an alleged bomb threat Tuesday at the DCMO BOCES campus between ...
Students flock to Oneonta for fall semester | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
This week is back-to-school time for thousands of college students moving into campus and downtown Oneonta housing.
SUNY Oneonta student director aims to diversify theater Oneonta Daily Star
Nineteen-year-old Oneonta resident and SUNY Oneonta junior Sapphira Koerner is focused on creating opportunities for people of color in theater and, ...
New Year's festivities to be admission-free this year Oneonta Daily Star
First Night Oneonta's New Year's Eve Celebration will return this year with fireworks, a parade and dancing, and for the first time, it will be free for all attendants.
6 cases of whooping cough confirmed at Oneonta High School WKTV
Multiple cases of whooping cough have been confirmed at Oneonta High School, according to the Oneonta City School District.
Workers charged with polluting creek | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Two workers who had been power cleaning the track at Oneonta Senior High School on Monday were charged with dumping the dirty solution into Oneonta ...
Backtracking: In Our Times: Impeachment offered real-life history lessons for local students in 1998 Oneonta Daily Star
Impeachment seems to be a word gathering momentum in the present news cycle, just as it was 20 years ago this month for a sitting president.
McGraw pitches, hits Green Wave past Hillcrest | Local Sports Oneonta Daily Star
It didn't take much time for Oneonta Post 259 starting pitcher Teddy McGraw to find his groove this summer.
Schenevus superintendent to leave for job in Pulaski Oneonta Daily Star
Schenevus Central School District Superintendent Thomas Jennings will step down from his post effective July 9.
WDLA host Galley to retire after 47 years | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
The voice of Walton's airwaves is ending his career in radio after 47 years.
Denielle Ziemba: Only the scale has changed in school shootings Oneonta Daily Star
Another school shooting. My first thought was: Not again. Then my mind went back to the first school shooting I remember. I was in 11th grade at Downsville ...
Oneonta Hotel court case decision WKTV
Otsego County Supreme Court Judge John Lambert rendered a decision between The City of Oneonta, and the Owners of the Oneonta Hotel.
Michael Mongillo, 91; D&H Conductor, World War II Veteran AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Michele (Michael) Mongillo, 91, Oneonta, a retired D&H conductor whose Navy *service* included an assignment to Tinian, where the U.S. detonated ...
Nick's Diner to reopen after owner secures grant Oneonta Daily Star
After many years on hiatus, Nick's Diner will soon be serving up coffee and eggs to Oneonta diners again.
Outlaws begin season with players from near and far Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — A player sifted through official apparel in the Damaschke Field clubhouse as Joe Hughes shook his hand in an introductory hello.
Host Oneonta finishes school-best 2nd at Ross Cordell Oneonta Daily Star
The announcement of team awards at the 29th Annual Rotary Ross Cordell Tournament put other teams on notice: this Oneonta High School wrestling program ...
Philip W. Bresee, 93, Oneonta; Department Store Executive AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Philip Wade Bresee, our cherished father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend, passed peacefully Tuesday, July 24, 2018, from the life he ...
Gebre, Scherf win 10K races at 25th Pit Run Oneonta Daily Star
After a quarter century of existence, the Pit Run now attracts competitors from all over the northeast region and beyond. Sunday's 25th edition provided plenty of ...
District aims to sell ex-elementary school | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
The Unatego Central School District will solicit proposals for repurposing the former Otego Elementary School in Otego, according to a media release from the ...
Speakers enlighten students on world religions | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Oneonta High School's freshman class, about 150 students, spent the last two and half hours of school Tuesday learning about world religions in an ...
Hello, I'm a Millennial: This holiday season, let's ditch the diet culture Oneonta Daily Star
A packet of whole almonds, white cheddar smart-corn, a fiber brownie and a dash of starvation: these are a small variety of options for my morning routine.
Oneonta's Michael Roda Wins SADD Run AllOTSEGO
Runners take off up East Street in Oneonta this morning as the start annual SADD Run 5K. Mike Roda, Oneonta, in blue, finished in first place with a time of ...
Robert H. Wood, 85, City Teacher Active In Oneonta Community Life AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Robert H. Wood, 86, a career teacher in Oneonta schools, community leader and father of Town Supervisor Bob Wood, passed away Sept.
Tigers overcome Yellowjackets in fourth quarter | High School Sports Oneonta Daily Star
Union-Endicott came back to defeat Oneonta, 62-59, in boys basketball action Saturday morning at Oneonta High School.
Libertarian candidate for governor visits Oneonta | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Larry Sharpe wants a leaner government in New York state, he explained to about a dozen people who had gathered in the ...
Daily Star Focus: Dec. 8-9 | Featured Oneonta Daily Star
Each day, The Daily Star highlights photos from that day's edition, and sometimes, some photos that didn't make it into the print edition.
Roadwork Can Mean Life, Death AllOTSEGO
If DOT engineer Peter Larson thought it was going to be a ho-hum hearing that Dec. 15, 2008, at Oneonta High School, Kay Stuligross quickly advised him ...
HS Notebook: Andy Scott wins No. 300 at Horseheads Elmira Star-Gazette
Andy Scott earns 300th career win at Horseheads; seniors from Elmira, Notre Dame, Corning sign with colleges.
OHS principal: First day of classes went 'smoothly' Oneonta Daily Star
The first day of school is typically protocol tinged with expectation. This year being no different, students at Oneonta High School and Oneonta Middle School are ...
Jo Scarzafava Terwilliger; 28-Year Volunteer At Saturday's Bread AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Jo Anderson Scarzafava Terwilliger, 68, of Oneonta, a 28-year volunteer at Saturday's Bread, passed away on Aug. 15, 2018. Jo was born in ...
Snow blankets region, halts schedules | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
A winter storm warning for Wednesday granted a snow day and many people, not just students and teachers, took advantage of the weather to get outside.
Man suffers arrow wound | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
A man was taken to Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown on Friday after being accidentally shot with an arrow, according to police. The injury was not ...
'A Christmas Carol' This Weekend At OHS AllOTSEGO
The Ghosts of Christmas Past (Ella Pawkett) Future (David Lincoln) and Present (Mikhail Griffiths) loom over Scrooge (Katie Capra) in hopes of saving her soul ...
Hello, I'm a Millennial:What 'living your best life' really means to millennials Oneonta Daily Star
If you're a millennial on social media, its safe to say you use, or at least notice, the latest lingo.
SUNY Oneonta plans new police building | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Campus police and the Otsego County Law Enforcement Academy will soon have a new home at the State University College at Oneonta.
Joe Hughes Honored as OHS Alumni of the Year AllOTSEGO
Joe Hughes, '76, Oneonta High School athletic director and Oneonta Outlaws manager, basks in the crowd's applause as he is recognized as the OHS Alumnus ...
Backtracking: The Early Years: Inflation controls, stories from the front seen locally in April 1943 Oneonta Daily Star
Area residents hadn't experienced much of it since the days before the Great Depression. A trade-off in a wartime economy was prosperity, but like the rest of the ...
Nonprofits, casinos spar over gaming law reform | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
ALBANY — Behind the scenes at the New York statehouse, a battle is playing out over whether nonprofit clubs such as the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the ...
Hello, I'm a Millennial:Facebook divides us and makes us lazy Oneonta Daily Star
Since Donald Trump coined the phrase “fake news,” it's been pretty hard to accurately decipher the difference between a story we don't agree with and a story ...
Police Blotter: June 14, 2018 | Police Blotter Oneonta Daily Star
Area police reported the following charges: OTSEGO DEPUTIES. Christine J. Light, 52, Sidney, June 1, third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor ...
Cary Brunswick: Cody Bellinger is making his family proud with Dodgers Oneonta Daily Star
When the Brooklyn Dodgers left Ebbets Field for Los Angeles 60 years ago, many of their fans stopped cheering for them and were pleased when in 1962 the ...
Man dies after kayak capsizes in storm | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
A 19-year-old man drowned in Canadarago Lake on Monday night after his kayak capsized, according to a media release from State Police.
Devin Mahoney, 35, Vet, Musician, Dies In Accident In Baltimore, Md. AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Devin Kobos Mahoney, 35, an 101st Airborne veteran and musician, passed away unexpectedly after an accident on May 30, 2018, in Baltimore, ...
WATCH: 2018 High School Football Preview Show WKTV
With the regular season set to begin, the 2018 High School football Preview Show has everything you need to get caught up on what to know heading into the ...
Bernie Richardson, 81; Former Teacher At OHS, Businessman AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Bernard F. “Bernie” Richardson, 81, retired Oneonta High School teacher and current owner of local businesses, died June 9, 2017, at Bassett ...
Basketball Issue 2018-19: Albert Odero Binghamton University Pipe Dream
As the Bearcats retool their roster heading into the 2018-19 season, a second-year player is expected to take a big leap. Sophomore guard Albert Odero enters ...
Ellery Bostwick, 70; Dairy Farmer, Fireman, Town Justice AllOTSEGO
MILFORD – Ellery F. Bostwick, 70, a dairy farmer, 39-year volunteer firefighter and town justice, passed away March 16, 2018, at Bassett Hospital in the ...
Oneonta baker's business booms | Business News Oneonta Daily Star
When she's not busy working full-time as a nurse practitioner or managing the Oneonta Farmers' Market, Betty Lee is pursuing a passion that has permeated her ...
Oneonta native takes helm as OPD chief | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — The Oneonta Police Department will continue reaching out to the community as officers aggressively fight crime and protect and help people, ...
Halloween parade wows Main Street crowd | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — Little lizards mingled with princesses as ghouls and ghosts hovered on Main Street downtown Tuesday night in a traditional Halloween ...
Lakefront concerts scheduled in Cooperstown | Entertainment News Oneonta Daily Star
The Cooperstown Lakefront Concert Series will open on July 3.
Teen accused of raping young girl | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
An Oneonta teenager has been charged with raping a 7-year-old girl, authorities said Friday.
Express wrestlers capture second tourney title Elmira Star-Gazette
Six wrestlers from Elmira High School captured championships Saturday as the Express finished first at the 10-team Ross Kordell Rotary Tournament at ...
Cody Bellinger follows in dad's footsteps | Local Sports Oneonta Daily Star
The last time a member of the Bellinger family took the field in a World Series game it was in 2001, as Oneonta native Clay Bellinger stepped into the box.
Delaware County to buy ex-restaurant for business hub Oneonta Daily Star
The Delaware County Industrial Development Agency announced Monday the pending purchase of the former Andel Inn on state Route 28 in Andes.
Film Days screens Ginsburg film, 'RBG' | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Glimmerglass Film Days honored the long-standing Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday night.
Cooperstown's Mebust closes in on state qualifying time Oneonta Daily Star
Ted Mebust* took first place in the 100-yard backstroke, the 50-yard freestyle, and was on the first-place 200-yard medley relay team as Cooperstown (5-1) ...
Secret donor offers to match OHS pool giving The Daily Star
An organizer of a campaign to raise private donations to fund repairs at the Oneonta High School pool said Wednesday that he's hopeful an anonymous ...
Hello, I'm a Millennial: Meghan Markle is not really a black princess Oneonta Daily Star
I have a problem with the way the media portrays Meghan Markle.
On the Bright Side: 'The Nutcracker' returns for 29th year Oneonta Daily Star
A holiday tradition will return to Oneonta this weekend for its 29th year.
Iconic NYC tree has another local connection | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Oneonta's 94-foot, 14-ton Norway spruce will be in good hands when it reaches its new home at Rockefeller Center this week, as a crane operator who grew up ...
Disney's 'High School Musical' Opens at OHS AllOTSEGO
Ella Pawkett as Taylor McKenzie and Josette LaRocca as Gabriella Montez lead the rest of the cast in the opening number to Disney's “High School Musical” at ...
In Memoriam: Kevin Burnsworth, 53; Golf Professional AllOTSEGO
ONEONTA – Kevin James Burnsworth, 53, son of Carole and Charles Burnsworth, died on June 2, 2017 in Lancaster, Mass. where he was working as a golf ...
Music festival's end saddens many | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Under different circumstances, the New York Summer Music Festival would be celebrating in a few short weeks the opening of its 10th season.
Oneonta man indicted, arrested on drug charges | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
An Oneonta man was arrested for felony sale and distribution of cocaine, based on an indictment warrant from the early part of 2017, according to a media ...
5 dead, nearly 200 sickened in romaine lettuce outbreak WKTV
Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted Arizona-grown romaine lettuce, bringing the total to five.
SUNY Oneonta students rally against Trump Albany Times Union
ONEONTA – The election results did not surprise SUNY Oneonta student Kevin Torres. That's not to say he was happy about them. That night on Facebook, ...
Critics question planned downtown food hub | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
An open letter opposing the proposed food and beverage innovation center downtown was sent Thursday to the Oneonta Common Council, according to critics ...
On the Bright Side: Oneonta-born actress gets spotlight in Broadway play Oneonta Daily Star
Talent and hard work helped provide a lead opportunity on Broadway for a 2004 Oneonta High School graduate.
IN MEMORIAM: Dorothy Marie Smith Weir, 97; Organist For Milford Church AllOTSEGO
MILFORD – Dorothy Marie Smith Weir, 97, the organist for 67 years at the Milford United Methodist Church, passed peacefully into the arms of the Lord Monday, ...
Oneonta native, 'Hamilton' performer visits White House | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Oneonta native Carleigh Bettiol was at the White House on Monday as a member of the cast of the Broadway musical “Hamilton.”
State, city honor longtime court clerk | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — A long-time city court clerk has been honored for superior work performance.
Backtracking: In Our Times: Old Main was sold in 1975, faced uncertain future The Daily Star
Going once. Going twice. Sold — for $30,000. “It was a big event — at least for the 200 people who gathered at the front steps of Old Main yesterday,” The Daily ...
Hartwick College stages deadly DWI crash | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
ONEONTA — True stories of loss from drunken-driving accidents punctuated a mock DWI crash at Hartwick College on Friday.
Sam Pollak: Retirement won't end my love affair with newspapers Oneonta Daily Star
On my office wall, there's this quotation from 1932 by Stanley Walker, then-city editor of the New York Herald Tribune.
Area saw renewal, tragedy in '70s | Local News | thedailystar.com The Daily Star
Today, The Daily Star continues its year-long 125th Anniversary series featuring the newspaper's years of publication. This weekend highlights our local life and ...
Daily Star Editor Pollak to retire after 20 years Oneonta Daily Star
After two decades following hard news and searching for local good-news stories to publish, editor Sam Pollak of Oneonta has decided to turn in his Daily Star ...
Teen Talk: Teenhood Today: Sexism is alive and well in America Oneonta Daily Star
In a recent school project, we made up fake countries that modeled different forms of government. We had fun with this and created an imaginative collection of ...
Candor Girls Volleyball Tops Tioga In Tournament ithaca.com
Tioga high school hosted a 15-team varsity girls volleyball tournament on Sept. 15, featuring the likes of Trumansburg, Candor, Lansing, Spencer, Dryden and, ...
On the Bright Side: After 50 years, Coroner Hurley to call it a career The Daily Star
After 50 years answering calls at all hours and traveling throughout Otsego County, James Hurley of Oneonta will retire as coroner at the end of this year.
Candor Girls Volleyball Tops Tioga ithaca.com
Tioga high school hosted a 15-team varsity girls volleyball tournament on Sept. 15, featuring the likes of Trumansburg, Candor, Lansing, Spencer, Dryden and, ...
Oneonta lawyer Scarzafava dies at 67 | Local News Oneonta Daily Star
Oneonta lawyer John Scarzafava, 67, died Sunday after a long battle with lung cancer, his personal injury law partner Theo Basdekis said.
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