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HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for MONDAY, MAY 21
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for MONDAY, MAY 21

Scout Spaghetti Dinner

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SPAGHETTI DINNER – 5 – 7 p.m. Enjoy spaghetti with homemade sauce, sausage, meatballs, bread, salad, drinks, dessert. Support the Cooperstown Boy Scouts. Take out available. Cost, $10/adult. Cooperstown Veterans Club, 60 Main St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-8282.

BLOOD DRIVE – 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Give Blood, Save a Life. Cooperstown High School. Visit www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?utm_campaign=rco_search_home&utm_medium=rco_blood&utm_source=redcross.org&zipSponsor=13326

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Westlund Apartments Opens In Oneonta

Westlund Apartments

Opens In Oneonta

Ron Short, Bret Bresee, Tasha Naatz, Ryan Naatz and Wendy Alley cut the ribbon for the grand opening of the Westlund Luxury Apartments at 61 Chestnut St. in Oneonta. Bresee bought the former Church of Christ, Scientist and converted the building into 10 brand new apartments. Tenants move in June 1st. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)

 

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HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, MAY 20
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, MAY 20

Council Rock To Council Rock

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COUNCIL ROCK RACE – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Annual race from Council Rock park to Council Rock Brewery 4.4 mile race. Enjoy spring in Otsego County. Cost $25/individual. Council Rock Park, 11 River St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-2800 or visit www.facebook.com/clarksportscenter

FUNDRAISER – 3 – 6 p.m. Get into the spirit of the holiday, paint something patriotic on a large 16”x20” canvas while enjoy a glass of wine or beer. Includes professional instruction by Linda of The Artful Spirits. Cost, $35. Support the Oneonta Vets Club, 279 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Call 607-432-0494 or visit www.facebook.com/OneontaVetsClub/

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Rain Or Shine, Relay Marches On

Rain Or Shine,

Relay Marches On

Carleen Henderson, Schenevus, Jim Wolff, Fly Creek,Thatcher Handy, Cobleskill and Sallie Herrington, Cooperstown, bear the banner during the Survivor’s lap of the Relay For Life at Wilber Park in Milford this afternoon. Despite a constant rain, family, friends, survivors and care-givers came out to show their support in finding a cure for cancer. The event continues through the night and features raffles, prizes, food, events and vendors.(Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)

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Hartwick Students Ring In Graduation

Hartwick Students Ring In Graduation

Hartwick class of 2018 grad Tim Kinane, Smithtown, rings his ceremonial graduate bell with the rest of his fellow graduates, as the class celebrates their graduation from Hartwick College. (Parker Fish/AllOTSEGO.com)
Hartwick President Dr. Margaret Drugovich speaks to the class of 2018 during their commencement ceremony today at Hartwick College

Despite the relentless downpour outside, Hartwick College held their 87th Commencement Ceremony today, under a large tent on Elmore Field. Graduates were processed in by the Broome County Celtic Pipe and Drum Corp. to the applause of the thousands of friends and family gathered to celebrate the occasion.

Between multiple musical features, staff and student awards, and two honorary degrees awarded in

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IN MEMORIAM: George-Ann Hyde Doty Ryland, 81; Family Built Glimmerglen Estates

IN MEMORIAM:

George-Ann Hyde Doty Ryland,

81; Family Built Glimmerglen Estates

COOPERSTOWN – George-Ann Hyde Doty Ryland, 81, the granddaughter of William Trustlow Hyde, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown.

Born May 17, 1936, in Chicago, Illinois. George-Ann was the daughter of George Edward and Ann Hyde Doty and the granddaughter of William Truslow Hyde, who established the Glimmerglen estate on Cooperstown’s Otsego Lake in 1916.
George-Ann was raised in Winnetka, Ilinois, graduated from New Trier High School and thereafter from St. Lawrence University, Class of 1958. At St. Lawrence she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.

After college George-Ann moved to San Francisco and was a school teacher. While in San Francisco, George-Ann was introduced to her brother’s college roommate, William Hugh Ryland to whom she was wed on July 2, 1960. George-Ann and Bill settled in Baltimore, Md., where she continued to teach school and where she raised her three children.

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HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, MAY 19
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SATURDAY, MAY 19

Ring In The Spring

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SPRING FLING – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Find crafts, vendors, food trucks, live music, a gift basket auction, more. Doubleday Parking Lot, Cooperstown. Visit www.facebook.com/cooperstownrotaryclub/

DUCK DERBY – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Family festival features games, bounce house, music, food, cake walk, vendors, more. Duck Derby begins 12:30 p.m. Cost, $5/duck or $25/6 ducks. Fortin Park, 167 Youngs Rd., Oneonta. Call 607-432-4592 or visit www.destinationoneonta.com/events/2018/5/19/rubber-duck-derby-and-family-festival

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Car In Flames On Oneonta Main St.

Car In Flames

On Oneonta Main St.

Fire Crews Still Responding

A red sports car was quickly engulfed in flames this morning at the intersection of Main St. and Roosevelt Ave. in Oneonta. At this time, crews are still responding to the call, which was placed at 8:26 am according to Oneonta Fire Chief Patrick Pidgeon. (Photo contributed by Don Mathisen)
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IN MEMORIAM: Madeline “Diddy” Prescott, 95; Worked As Pentagon Secretary

IN MEMORIAM:

Madeline “Diddy” Prescott, 95;

Worked As Pentagon Secretary

ONEONTA – Madeline “Diddy” Prescott, 95, a former Pentagon secretary, died May 15, 2018. She was born Dec 17, 1922, in Graniteville, Quebec, to Marjorie Sartwell and Charles Hanson.

She married Charles Prescott in 1944.

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