Deputy, dirt-bike fatal expected to go to grand jury

6/29/2016

A Schoharie County grand jury is expected to investigate the case involving the death of a man who fell off a dirt-bike and collided with a Sheriff's Office patrol car on June 3. Schoharie County District Attorney James Sacket said Monday morning that a grand jury would be best to investigate the case involving the death of Joshua C. Camp, 31, in the Village of Middleburgh at about 7pm on June 3. A grand jury could come back with a no charges or charges against the deputy who was driving the patrol car. The grand jury could also just issue a report. One issue the gr ...

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Robinson-Broadhurst awards $2.4 million

6/29/2016

On May 17, the Robinson-Broadhurst Foundation, Inc. held its annual meeting in Stamford. The total funding for the three communities the Foundation serves - Stamford, Worcester, and Winchendon, Massachusetts was $2,370,531.02. This year's Worcester area grant recipients are as follows: •First Presbyterian Church - Back Pack program; •First Presbyterian Church - food pantry, trailer and food; •Second Baptist Church- stain glass window restoration; •The Storehouse, Inc. -improvement to property; •Town of Worcester-pool repair and American flags; •Town of Worcest ...

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Fourth parade, more in Sharon; history, fireworks, flags in Cobleskill

6/29/2016

Schoharie County will celebrate the Fourth of July with a parade, fireworks, fun and more, beginning Saturday in Cobleskill. Cobleskill's Family Fun Day will kick off at 1pm Saturday at the Fairgrounds with food, live music, vendors, games and events for kids, wrapping up with fireworks at dark. All day Family Fun admission is by $10 wristband. Monday, the 4th, the celebration will move to Sharon, where the Sharon Springs Chamber of commerce is sponsoring a parade, with the theme "America the Beautiful," beginning at 10am. Lineup for the parade will be at Dairyland ...

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Summit Mountain Day Saturday

6/29/2016

Summit Mountain Day will celebrate the beginning of summer Saturday with a day of fun events that begins at 8am at the Summit Firehouse with a pancake breakfast. Breakfast will be served until 11am; many of the other festivities will take place at the Summit Town Garage, beginning at 11am. Parking and admission are free. Throughout the day food and drink will be available, there will be vendors, arts and crafts, an antique car show, wagon rides, juggling and a magic show by Howard Schrumpf. There will be music by the Gael Joyal Band, Crystal Smith, Larry Barry, the ...

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Deputy linked to dirt bike fatal

6/22/2016

A Middleburgh man died Friday evening after he was ejected from a dirt-bike and collided with a Schoharie County Sheriff's Office patrol car that was in pursuit of the rider. The dirt-bike rider, Joshua C. Camp, 31, of Middleburgh, was treated at the scene of the collision off of Greibel Lane in the Village of Middleburgh, according to the Cobleskill State Police. He was then taken by Med Flight helicopter to Albany Medical Center where he died from his injuries. At about 7pm on Friday, a Schoharie County Sheriff's deputy initiated a traffic stop of an unregistered d ...

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