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UPDATE: 1st day of school delayed for Oneonta City Schools  WKTV

The Oneonta City School district has already used 2 snow days after construction postpones the start of the school year.



The “Clyde & Millie:” One Field. Two Names. Countless Winners  Hartwick College

Hartwick College is taking a unique step to honor a pair of local benefactors during Hartwick College's True Blue Weekend 2019. At halftime of the football game ...



OHS bids farewell to class of 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta High School graduated 99 students at its graduation ceremony Saturday, June 29.



Honor Roll: Oneonta High School | School News  Oneonta Daily Star

ONEONTA HIGH SCHOOL. ONEONTA — The following Oneonta High school students were named to the first-quarter honor roll: 12th grade. High honor: ...



Oneonta alums celebrate 20 years of group | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

Twenty two years ago, five Oneonta High School alumni got together at Brooks' House of BBQ to discuss a goal: forming an association to connect OHS alumni, ...



Dollars for Scholars awards dozens of scholarships | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

Four dozen college-bound Oneonta High School students received scholarships through Oneonta's Dollars for Scholars program at SUNY Oneonta's Fine Arts ...



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.



OHS AD Hughes announces retirement; Mackey to take over  Oneonta Daily Star

After 20 years as athletic director for Oneonta High School, Joe Hughes will be retiring from his position in June. OHS history teacher Jerry Mackey will replace ...



Top students from area high schools recognized | School News  Oneonta Daily Star

Top students who graduated in June from high schools in The Daily Star's coverage area are recognized here in the second of two installments. The first ...



Mother-son team to debut film at SUNY Oneonta  Oneonta Daily Star

A mother-son filmmaking team from Oneonta will debut a new film in its home city this month.



Memorial Day programs planned across the area | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

The following Memorial Day parades and services were announced to The Daily Star:



Oneonta observes 'sad, proud' Memorial Day | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

More than 200 members of the Oneonta community assembled in Neahwa Park on Monday for a Memorial Day ceremony.



Students blaze new nature trail in Oneonta | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

As part of “Into the Streets,” State University of New York at Oneonta student-athletes hit the trails.



Stella Luna to close in August | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

The owners of a longtime Oneonta establishment will say goodbye to a nearly half-century legacy next month.



Ex-NFL star, ESPN host Mark May to return home to help YMCA  Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta native, two-time Super Bowl champion and Outland Award winner Mark May will return to his hometown next week for a special two-day series of ...



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 homes evacuated due to high-pressure gas leak  WKTV

Residents in the area of Main and Roosevelt streets were evacuated.



OHS Class of 2018 graduates | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta High School graduated 119 students Saturday morning during the school's 149th annual commencement ceremony.



Community rallies for family of hero killed in weekend fire  Oneonta Daily Star

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.



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.



Historical society hosts talk on Oneonta Theatre's past, future  Oneonta Daily Star

The Greater Oneonta Historical Society welcomed members of the public Sunday to attend a recording of the latest installment of “Kitchen Table Conversations,” ...



Gary Herzig: We are 'onta' something with biking trails  Oneonta Daily Star

In advertising, it is said that most of us need to see something seven times before becoming fully aware of it. My wife, Connie, would likely say, in my case,



Dr. Bob Pondolfino Sr., Of Prominent Family Of Oneonta Dentists  AllOTSEGO

ONEONTA – Dr. Robert “Bob” B. Pondolfino Sr., the retired dentist and member of the prominent family of Oneonta dentists, passed away Aug. 2, 2019, at his ...



23 Teams Take To Trails In NYS MTB Race  AllOTSEGO

The woods around Oneonta High School and Wilber Park were filled with the sounds of skidding tires and cheering fans this morning as 23 teams from around ...



Suspect jailed on arson charge in blaze that killed former Oneonta firefighter John Heller  Press & Sun-Bulletin

The suspect accused of setting fire to a former Oneonta firefighter's home, a blaze that killed him after rushing his family to safety, has been arrested, and law ...



Nader's 100, '69 O-Yanks' 50 to be celebrated | Local Sports  Oneonta Daily Star

The year 1969 saw a man land on the moon, the Woodstock music festival, an Oneonta Yankees league championship and Sam Nader's 50th birthday.



Week in Review: May 13-17, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

ONEONTA - Bryson A. "Joe" Farro returned to the Lord on Aug. 7, 2019. He was 90 years old. Joe was born to Hannah (Merrill) and Augustine Farro in ...



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.



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 ...



Green Wave rolls against Endicott, 19-1 | Local Sports  Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta scored 13 runs with two outs in the bottom of the first to defeat Endicott, 19-1, in five innings Wednesday at Oneonta High School.



Week in Review: May 27 to 31, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

This weekend feature offers a recap of the week's top local stories:



IN MEMORIAM: Clifford Roger Silliman, 97; Oneonta Native, WWII Officer  AllOTSEGO

ONEONTA – Word has been received of Oneonta native and career Air Force officer Clifford Roger Silliman, recipient of the Bronze Star and Purple Heart, and ...



Backtracking: In Our Times: A career change of heart created Buffalo and Brandy  Oneonta Daily Star

Generations have now been able to enjoy the music and performances of a local duo, Buffalo and Brandy.



Rock-climbing center offers unique path to physical fitness  Oneonta Daily Star

Retired aerospace engineer and Otego native Jay Shultis, 37, has his hands — and feet — in Oneonta's newest fitness venue.



Area Arts News: Aug. 2, 2019 | Entertainment News  Oneonta Daily Star

Artists' works to be featured at Autumn. ONEONTA — The Autumn Cafe at 244 Main St. will host local artist pop up shop and tasting sessions on the deck from 5 ...



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.



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.



Green Wave loses despite two HR from Mikolaicyk  Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta Post 259 battled back from an early 5-1 defect to force extra innings, but an eighth-inning grand slam from Vestal Post 89 lifted it to a 10-5 win over the ...



Joe Campbell, Longtime Former WDOS-A/Oneonta, NY Host, Passes At 91  All Access Music Group

JOE CAMPBELL, longtime host of "SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY" on WDOS-A/ONEONTA, NY, died MARCH 6th in ONEONTA at 91 years old. CAMPBELL ...



Take Walk Down Memory Lane With Joe Campbell  AllOTSEGO

“Voice of Oneonta” Joe Campbell shared many of the caricatures done of him over the years during an interview in 2011. (Jim Kevlin/Hometown Oneonta file ...



Sitts finishes play at Junior PGA Championship | Local Sports  Oneonta Daily Star

Recent Oneonta High School graduate Evan Sitts finished up play at the Junior PGA Championship Wednesday, July 31, totaling a four-over-par 144 over two ...



Week in Review: July 8-12, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

ONEONTA - Thomas C. Waterhouse, 64, passed away July 30, 2019, at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester. Tom was born to William and Elizabeth ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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.



David Dean Erbe, 74; OHS Grad Signed With Minnesota Twins  AllOTSEGO

SIDNEY – David Dean Erbe, 74, who signed with the Minnesota Twins to play professional baseball after graduating from Oneonta High School, died April 8, ...



Around Oneonta: June 2-3, 2018 | Community News | thedailystar.com  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 ...



Henry Quackenbush, 82; After Retiring, Enjoyed 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.



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 ...



Week in Review: April 29 - May 3, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

ONEONTA - Bryson A. "Joe" Farro returned to the Lord on Aug. 7, 2019. He was 90 years old. Joe was born to Hannah (Merrill) and Augustine Farro in ...



OHS Celebrates Graduates At Commencement  AllOTSEGO

Oneonta High School sent 118 of it's students off into to a larger world this morning during the 148th Commencement Ceremonies in the Charles Belden ...



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.



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 ...



Olympian teaches teens rowing tips | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

A Sunday rowing lesson was a chance to try something new for a group of five teens working with EDD Memorial Fund, a nonprofit that offers sports programs to ...



AllOTSEGO Reborn As 'Otsego County's Daily Newspaper/ONLINE'  AllOTSEGO

Editors with ink in their veins thrill at the news that traditional books are rebounding (10 percent as of mid-2018) and Kindle appears to have peaked, and is now ...



Week in Review: May 20-24, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

This weekend feature offers a recap of the week's top local stories:



On the Bright Side: Backyard event supports music scholarships  Oneonta Daily Star

Rock music could be heard floating over the rooftops on Cedar Street in Oneonta on Sunday. Printed signs on telephone phones invited passersby to “support ...



Week in Review: June 17-21, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

This weekend feature offers a recap of the week's top local stories:



Jaywalking: Remembering Howard Burns  The Recorder

I never met Howard Burns. Despite both of us being Greenfield natives, I wouldn't have known him if we bumped into each other on the street. The name didn't ...



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 ...



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 ...



Week in Review: April 1-5, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

ONEONTA - A celebration of life *service* for Scott M. Harvey will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14, at The Salvation Army, 25 River St., Oneonta. Visitation will be ...



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.



Jim Anderson, part of Syracuse football 1959 national title team, has died at 81  syracuse.com

This is the Syracuse University football team photo of 1959. Jim Anderson, a three-time letterwinner who was part of Syracuse football's only national ...



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, ...



Week in Review: Feb. 25-March 1, 2019 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

AFTON - Clifford L. Saunders passed away Tuesday morning, July 15, 2019, at Norwich Rehab & Nursing Center on his 80th birthday. Friends may call from 6 to ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Backtracking: In Our Times: Oneonta's colleges showed new impacts in 1970  The Daily Star

After eight years of dust, noise, construction and opening of buildings on the growing State University College at Oneonta campus in 1970, the economic impact ...



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 ...



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.



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.”



Oneonta's Chris Catan begins quest for state tennis title Thursday (brackets)  Oneonta Daily Star

The NYSPHSAA boys tennis championships begin today at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing.



On the Bright Side: Common Council to honor trio of trailblazing women  Oneonta Daily Star

Three women serving the community in diverse ways have been recognized as trailblazers by the city of Oneonta.



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.



Area saw renewal, tragedy in '70s  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 ...



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 ...



Week in Review: Dec. 17-21, 2018 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

This weekend feature offers a recap of the week's top local stories:



2 cases of tick-borne Powassan virus confirmed in northern New Jersey  WKTV

As people head outdoors during the summer, their risk of becoming infected with tick-borne diseases rises. Two cases of a rare tick-borne disease were confir...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



Area native makes it to Broadway in 'Hamilton'  The Daily Star

An Oneonta native is in the cast of the musical “Hamilton,” which opened Thursday on Broadway to the acclaim of many critics.



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.



Backtracking: In Our Times: Traditions ended and revisited in November 1984  Oneonta Daily Star

It was a sunset for a longtime Oneonta High School tradition, area businesses saw expansion and contraction, and Oneonta got a brief “blast from the past” in its ...



Week in Review: Dec. 10-14, 2018 | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

This weekend feature offers a recap of the week's top local stories:



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 ...



'A VERY SPECIAL MAN' | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

As the newly appointed 53rd Adjutant General of New York, Major General Anthony P. German, 57, is responsible for the training and readiness of the 10300 ...



Scholarships and Funded Awards  Hartwick College

Nearly every Hartwick student, every Hartwick family, needs a degree of financial assistance, currently funded scholarships and awards are described here.



Hartwick's O'Connor Chair Lecture to Address Transgender Healthcare  Hartwick College

The Hartwick College Department of Nursing will present the 2017 O'Connor Chair Lecture at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15 in Anderson Center for the ...



Purple campaign takes aim at domestic violence | Local News  Oneonta Daily Star

Purple lights and attire are being used as signs of support for the campaign against domestic violence, according to organizers of local displays and events.



Senior's Army sash leads to graduation dispute | Local News  The Daily Star

An Oneonta High School senior who enlisted in the military said he was disappointed that school officials wouldn't let him wear an Army sash at his graduation ...



High school ADs who coach becoming rarity  The Daily Gazette

Phonsey Lambert was in a concession stand cooking up hamburgers when he was summoned recently to the Saratoga Central Catholic gymnasium to hand out ...



Highest-paid teachers in Upstate NY: Educators who earned the most in every county  NewYorkUpstate.com

See which teachers in your county earn the most, and compare them to the highest-paid teachers in the state.



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