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Locals: People and Businesses in the News

Though the Fourth of July has come and gone, we wanted to share this wonderful photo by Andy Puritz (at right) of Stan Fox—this year’s City of Oneonta July 4 parade grand marshal—waving as he travelled down Main Street with John Brooks in his 1957 turquoise Chevy convertible.…


Funding Awarded to Libraries

Funding Awarded to Libraries By WRILEY NELSONOTSEGO COUNTY The New York State Education Department announced on August 16 that it would award $34 million in construction and restoration grants to 197 local libraries. The funds are intended to help libraries construct new buildings, update electrical and computer infrastructure, meet energy efficiency standards, im-prove accessibility, and provide meeting spaces.…


Hazardous Waste Event Totals Announced

The Otsego County Planning and Solid Waste Department held its 24th Hazardous Waste Collection Event on Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26. On Friday morning, a satellite event was held in Unadilla at the Town Highway garage.…


Ten Nonprofits Receive Grants from Rotary

The Rotary Club of Cooperstown has announced $5,000.00 in donations to the benefit of 10 area nonprofits. The Rotary Club of Cooperstown raises funds annually to donate to local nonprofits through its popular community events, including Fall Fling, the Election Day Pancake Day and the Spring Lawn Sale.…

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Putting the Community Back Into the Newspaper

Special Subscription Offer

Now through September 30, new annual subscribers to “The Freeman’s Journal” and have an opportunity to help their choice of one of four Otsego County Charitable organizations.

$5.00 of your subscription will be donated to the nonprofit of your choice:

Community Arts Network of Oneonta, Cooperstown Art Association, Helios Care or Susquehanna Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.