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By Jake Palmateer, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 6--ONEONTA -- An alderman criticized the city's Finance Committee chairman at Tuesday night's Common Council meeting for conducting city business outside of committee meetings.
By Denise Richardson, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 6--The Otsego County Board of Representatives today will consider applying for a Small Cities grant for $750,000 to help Renewable Energy Development Inc. develop ultracapacitors.
By Denise Richardson, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 6--Fast-food meals from chain eateries aren't all that kids eat, several area parents said Tuesday, a day after a national study criticized restaurants for offering foods lacking nutritional value.
By Tom Grace, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 2--COOPERSTOWN -- The gas rush continues.
By The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 4--A possible strike by two unions representing 65,000 Verizon workers was postponed over the weekend. Contracts between Verizon and the Communications Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers expired at midnight Saturday.
By The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 4--The state Department of Environmental Conservation has issued an emergency authorization to expedite flood repairs in Delaware County.
By Patricia Breakey, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 2--The state of New York placed Dr. Allan Serviss, medical director of surgical services at O'Connor Hospital in Delhi, on a two-year period of probation Friday.
By The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Aug. 2--A representative of the state Department of Environmental Conservation has canceled an appearance at Wednesday's meeting on gas drilling in Oneonta. The cancellation comes as the agency has been instructed by Gov.
By Mark Boshnack, The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Jul. 31--ONEONTA -- Five area schools were among the nearly 30 that participated Wednesday in statewide summer leadership training sessions held at the State University College at Oneonta.
By The Daily Star, Oneonta, N.Y. Jul. 28--Additional hearings have been scheduled on the state's proposal to extend the ban on open burning statewide.
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