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Francis ‘Sonny’ T. Dwyer Jr.

Francis ‘Sonny’ T. Dwyer Jr., 78, a lifelong Fulton County resident, passed away peacefully, with his devoted family by his side on Wednesday, April, 4, 2018, at Albany Medical Center following a long illness. He will be greatly missed by not only his family and friends but also the ...

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Woman charged with welfare fraud JOHNSTOWN — Stacey M. Ward, 39, of 9 Bloomingdale Ave., Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s investigators at 1:13 p.m. March 15 with felony first-degree offering a false instrument, and misdemeanor counts of petit larceny and fifth-degree ...

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Driver charged with suspended registration JOHNSTOWN — Christine Bagnardi, 48, of 2682 Route 30A, Fonda, was charged by city police at 1:24 p.m. March 25 with misdemeanor driving with suspended registration. Police said she was charged after a vehicle stop on South Comrie Avenue. She ...

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Active warrant results in arrest AMSTERDAM — William D. Terry, 42, of 740 Strong St., Schenectady, was charged by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on March 24, on a bench warrant. Terry was arraigned and released to appear in court at a later date. Failure to signal leads to ...

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Man arrested on warrant for blight GLOVERSVILLE — Joshua M. Nellis, 31, of 9 Sixth Ave., was taken into custody by state police Friday on bench warrant issued by Gloversville City Court. Nellis was stopped by state police after committing a vehicle and traffic infraction. During the stop, ...

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Driver charged with marijuana possession MAYFIELD — Bradley J. Pawlus, 19, of 135 Ridge Road, Amsterdam, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 4:02 p.m. March 9 with unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies said he was charged on Route 29 in the town following a vehicle ...

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Man indicted on eight drug counts JOHNSTOWN — A Gloversville man was indicted last week by a Fulton County grand jury on eight felony drug counts. Rahsaan D. Clinton, 30, of 27 Third Ave., was charged after a sealed indictment was opened March 23. He was charged with four felony counts of ...

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Vehicle stop leads to registration charge JOHNSTOWN — Javier Figueroa, 28, of 110 W. Fulton St., was charged by city police at 1:22 p.m. March 19 with suspended registration, a misdemeanor. Police said he was charged after a vehicle stop on North Comrie Avenue. He will appear later in ...

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Driver passed out in car at stop sign NORTHAMPTON — Joseph F. Pagano, 41, of Northville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s deputies at 9:30 a.m. March 6 with driving while ability impaired. Deputies said he was charged following a vehicle complaint on Pine Avenue in the town. ...

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Driver in accident, refuses pre-screen JOHNSTOWN — Kenneth E. Chamberlain, 56, of 4 Factory St., was charged by city police at 5:44 p.m. Thursday with driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlicensed operation, both felonies; and leaving the scene of an accident and failure ...

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Teen faces numerous charges MOHAWK — Markell D. Murphy, 16, of 12 Terrace Highland, Gloversville, was charged by Montgomery County sheriff’s deputies on March 15, for fourth-degree criminal mischief, third-degree attempted assault, second-degree menacing with a weapon and ...

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Traffic violations lead to DWI charge AMSTERDAM — Hector M. Antommarchi, 42, of Amsterdam, was charged by state police with several violations and two misdemeanors at 4 a.m. on March 18. Antommarchi was charged with driving while intoxicated, having a blood-alcohol content of 0.08 percent ...

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Man charged with passing counterfeit GLEN — Keith J. Smith, 64, of Canajoharie, was charged by state police on Tuesday with third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument after allegedly passing a counterfeit $100 bill at the Price Chopper in Palatine on March 8. Smith was ...

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Woman turns self in on active warrant GLOVERSVILLE — Colleen I. Petrie, 64, of 114 Second Ave., Caroga Lake, turned herself in on an active warrant to the Gloversville Police Department Monday. The warrant for Petrie was issued by Judge Traci DiMezza in Gloversville City Court for failure ...

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Couple’s child found wandering GLOVERSVILLE – Marissa N. Robles, 32, and Jonathon M. Williams, 23, both of 6 Almond St., were taken into custody by city police Friday on active arrest warrants. The arrest warrants for Robles and Williams were issued by Gloversville City Court following ...

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Woman found sleeping in car BROADALBIN — A Gloversville woman is facing charges after state police said she was found to be in possession of a number of controlled substances after she was found asleep in her car. Heather Bailey, 32, was charged with two counts of seventh-degree ...

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Man charged with choking victim GLOVERSVILLE — Ethan J. Morehouse, 24, of 6.5 Martindale Ave., Hudson Falls, was charged with a felony for aggravated family offense and misdemeanor counts for criminal obstruction of breathing and third degree attempted assault by city police on March ...

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Women charged after domestic fight GLOVERSVILLE — Stephanie M. Buchanan, 33, of 18 Woodside Ave., and Jessica L. Crum, 32, of 385 N. Main St., were taken into custody by city police on March 8 after officers responded to the site of an alleged assault. City police responded to 19 Mill St. ...

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Man arrested on active warrant JOHNSTOWN — Larry J. Fox, 56, of 1995 Hickory Hill Road, Fonda, was arrested by city police at 11:30 a.m. March 6 on a warrant. Police said he was charged on East Main Street. He was arraigned and will appear later in City Court. Woman taken in on active ...

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Man charged with second-degree rape MINDEN — Charles D. Larson, 45, of Glens Falls was charged by state police on Wednesday with second-degree rape, endangering the welfare of a child and forcible touching for alleged contact with a 14-year-old girl. Police said they were contacted ...