Leader Heraldhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/category.detail/nav/5011/Local Newsen-usWed, 4 May 2016 18:55:14 EDTWed, 4 May 2016 18:55:14 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSawyer sings in guest appearance on 'Voice'http://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/600593.htmlGLEN - Local teenage artist Sawyer Fredericks sang a raucous live version of his spiritual song "4 Pockets" on NBC-TV's "The Voice" Tuesday night in Hollywood, coming back to where it started for him.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTLibrary budget OK'dhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/600594.htmlGLOVERSVILLE - Voters Tuesday approved the Gloversville Public Library's 2016-17 budget, which is lower than the current library budget but includes a 42 percent tax-levy increase. The $505,098 budget was approved 247-152. It's down 2.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBrown's Ford planning expansionhttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/600600.htmlJOHNSTOWN - Brown's Ford is doing a major expansion of its existing dealership, with additions planned on each side. Engineer Chad Kortz of C.T. Male Associates in Latham presented a site plan for the project to the city Planning Board Tuesda.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSwifts absent in Northvillehttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/600601.htmlNORTHVILLE - It's been almost four years since people stood on the corner of Second and Bridge streets in anticipation of the chimney swifts' return. Sightseers gathered around the Hummel Chimney every May 6 for almost 50 year.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTCity may approve grant consultanthttp://www.leaderherald.com/page/content.detail/id/600602.htmlJOHNSTOWN - The city last week had only one proposal for a consultant to help with a grant for a local church's project. Orion Management Co. of Amsterdam submitted the sole request for proposal to serve as a consultant for St.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT