What's going on?

Too Many Empty Store Fronts!
When you drive into a city you've never been to before and see many empty store fronts down the main street, what do you think?
OPD Sends Out Warning
Do you have good home security sense? Now that the weather is warm, The Oneonta Police Department has sent out a warning to residents to be on the alert for people who want to steal your stuff!
Gold Chicken Wings Are Real!
The food world loves coming up with wild ideas and this one certainly takes the cake! How about chicken wings dipped in actual gold?
Seward Pays Tribute
State Senator James Seward congratulated New York State’s top senior citizens as part of the New York State Office for the Aging 2018 Older New Yorkers’ Day celebration
Vehicle Safety Week
With Memorial Day coming up and millions hitting the road, the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles kicks off its second annual vehicle safety week.
Libous To Challenge Crouch
The son of a former state senator announced that he’s running as a Republican for the 122nd District State Assembly Seat.
Attorney General Now Official
Interim attorney general Barbara Underwood can now remove the word “interim” from her title after the New York State Legislature made her appointment to replace Eric Schneiderman permanent
Doubleday Field Grant Awarded
State Senator James Seward visited Doubleday Field in Cooperstown yesterday to announce a special New York State grant.
Gas Prices Rising
Gas prices have been low for so long that I stopped paying attention to prices at the pump until I saw what it was up to yesterday at one gas station here in Oneonta - $2.99!
Arrest In Town of Milford
According to New York State Police, a traffic stop in Milford lead to the arrest of three men on felony drug charges.
UPDATE: Oneonta Skimmer
New York State Police at Sidney are reporting that a skimmer has been discovered at an ATM machine at the Southside Oneonta branch of Community Bank.
Oneonta Skimmer Discovered!
If you thought that skimmers, designed to steal information from credit cards at ATMs and gas pumps were something only people in larger metropolitan areas had to worry about, think again.
New Plan To Battle Ticks
Governor Cuomo recently release a new plan on dealing with New York State's growing tick population as it pertains to Lyme Disease.
Temporary Lull Hits Oneonta
If you come into Oneonta over the next two weeks, you will notice that it seems rather quiet compared to the traffic and activity normally seen.
Westlund Apartments Opening
The long anticipated opening of Westlund Apartments at 61 Chestnut Street in Oneonta is coming up on June 1.
'Click It Or Ticket' Coming
The Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee announced its statewide “Buckle Up New York, Click It or Ticket” enforcement campaign to raise awareness about the importance of wearing seat belts.
Dumbest Tweet Ever!
It never ceases to amaze me what people latch onto when it comes to social media. It can be the silliest notion and in this case, it definitely is the dumbest tweet I've ever seen!