Marcello Iaia

BERNE — In 2014, the town was shaped in several ways by the hand of government, which was itself shaped in a close election for highway superintendent.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

KNOX — In its beginning, middle, and end, 2014 brought headline-grabbing events to Knox, while it was marked in public by a drawn-out exchange toward revising the town’s vision to center on commercial zoning.

WESTERLO —  The town had a winding road of indecision in 2014 as it grappled with what to do about high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas and hesitated to approve bids for badly needed repairs to the highway garage.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Marcia Pangburn, who was arrested for resisting arrest and obstructing governmental administration last summer, said she felt the hearing, where her attorney asked questions for most of the three hours, did not go well for her.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Police knocked on doors in the Rensselaerville hamlet last month after a councilman called and complained about cars parked on the street. The response from residents was called a "small uproar" by the sheriff.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

BERNE — High school Principal Brian Corey will leave Berne-Knox-Westerlo in January to become the superintendent of a small rural school district in Schoharie County.

A jury found Henry Manigault guilty of rape, strangulation, imprisonment, and assault of his intimate partner in Medusa, a hamlet in the town of Rensselaerville.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Town Supervisor Richard Rapp said the town's accounting firm helped prepare the budget for the first time this year.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Albany County's emergency medical services coordinator, Brian Wood, said the third town that needed to bear the cost, Westerlo, of the program didn't agree to spend the money.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

For several years, local residents, private supporters, and school officials have been interested in siting an observatory for community and student education. With Berne's purchase of hilltop land for recreation, the idea is again being considered.

To continue reading this article, you must have a paid online subscription.

Log in, or check out our Subscription page for more information »

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Marcello Iaia